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Motel 429

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Jimboomba, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights. It was close to the Wrest Point casino. The rooms don't have a wiew of the bay as I thought. The room is clean and comfortable. The motel is not to far from the city. $12-$15 in a cab will get you into the city or there is a bus stop...

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice welcome,big room with the Queen Mary2 sailing down the Derwent when we opened the blinds.Locality is spot on,we even walked back from the city(then again we are Queenslanders).A cooked breakfast option would be nice.

Thank Brian L
Dubbo, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are a reasonable size and clean and tidy. Cleaning staff are also friendly. Bus stop close by to get to city and Salamanca markets. We also discovered the Riverview snack bar at the casino. Cheap eats with a view within walking distance. Downfall was the hard bed. View not bad.

Thank Geoff M
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shacked up here at 429. Good facilities and fairly central to everything. Our room is good however the bed is hard and we wake up with a sore back. Shower is great. Wash basin is small. Kitchen is fine. There is a view out over the harbour and up go Mount Wellington. We would stay here again.

Thank Tracey-Murray P
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My room was booked by a travel consultant as part of a prize. It was sold as water view luxury room. I was disappointed when I got to the room as it was not luxurious and at $200 per night for a single room, I thought it was hefty even for Hobart. I found the room noisy. The parking was...

Thank GaddyPatsy
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at a self contained room with Kitchenette on the 3rd floor. The room was surprising new and clean, so as the bathroom facilities. Could enjoy a little sea view from our room. Though the motel is by road side, it wasn't noisy as the traffic wasn't too heavy anyway. Location is convenient, only 5 min drive from Salamanca...

Thank Flora F
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We had a good couple of nights here. Plenty of parking available and very close to Wrest Point. The TV channel/webcam with waterviews was a nice touch for a room without one. We had the Queen Room and it seemed recently refurbished and was very clean. I liked the breakfast bar along the window. Great spot for a tea first...

Thank Leah S
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We Stayed twice a week apart. Modern, clean with crisp white sheets and fluffy doona very comfortable. Reef fish restaurant a short walk away. We used the kitchenette on our second stay. The staff very helpful. Reasonable tariff. Laundry. What can I say we came back

Thank Justjoanne
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views large room clean helpful staff could do with blackout curtains front rooms as light very bright early morning only had light verticals. Parking provided do that's a bonus . Close walking distance to Casino.Lots of places to eat and reasonably priced.

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a queen room on the 2nd floor. The room was basic and a little dated but it was okay for our needs. Positives include a fairly modern TV and comfortable bed. Negatives would be a small bathroom and the traffic noise at night. There is a good amount of parking and the location is useful for the...

Thank Nathan L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Motel 429, located 42.9 Degrees South and perfectly positioned on the waterfront in beautiful Sandy Bay.Centrally located amongst some of Tasmania's fine Southern attractions, opposite the entertainment and restaurants of Wrest Point Casino. Offering a variety of deluxe queen rooms and deluxe self contained rooms. Free and ample parking. Overlooking the pictureque River Derwent. Free parking on site. Free WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 429

Address: 429 Sandy Bay Rd | Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Price Range: €98 - €150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Motel 429 4*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
429 Hotel Sandy Bay
Motel 429 Hobart, Tasmania
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#12 Romantic Hotel in Hobart
#16 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
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“Bay facing on level 3”
 of 5 bubbles brianlR7983WC, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Please pick a room away from the road as it is pretty noisy early in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles GaddyPatsy, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quiet from road noise”
 of 5 bubbles 687MICHELLES, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bay views are more expensive”
 of 5 bubbles lyndalb2013, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms on upper floors are larger and offer views. But ground floor queen rooms are still nice and modern looking.”
 of 5 bubbles troyp617, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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