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Areca Boutique Hotel

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Devonport, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Areca is a pleasant place to stay but is sadly lacking in maintenance. During our stay the bathroom door wouldn't stay closed, the toilet seat was loose and sliding around during use and the window also would not stay closed. The milk left in the fridge was frozen as the fridge was not working properly either. This spoilt what could...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We came to Launceston to spend a quick weekend trip visiting friends. Having left Tassie some 15 years ago for Melbourne, I know what is around and is cheaper than Melbourne prices but never knew of this little place. What a little hidden gem. It's close to the Windmill hill (Aquatic centre) and a quick walk to the City park....

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Hoi An, Vietnam
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel has new owners so things are changing and improving. We got a King room at an awesome rate and had brekky included for free. The owners cooked it themselves and were very accommodating our whole visit. Will book here when next in town.

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Thank Justin W
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely boutique modern clean accommodation with a Chinese heritage twist. A delicious big breakfast served also. As well as a small breakfast buffet bar. Great location for an overnight or couple of days stay.

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Thank Rebecca E
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights. There are only 9 rooms in the hotel. 4 rooms on the first floor and 5 rooms on the 2nd floor. Room and bathroom were clean, bed was comfy, dirty marks on the towel though. There's no bathtub but they provided 2 small bottle of BATH FOAM?! and NO SHAMPOO?! Got told by reception lady...

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Thank RainbowCafeJ
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We urgently needed someone where to stay in Launceston due to medical appointments. There wasn't many options and we decided on Areca Boutique Hotel. We were very happy with our choice, I have limited mobility due to recent surgery and they were happy to accommodate us downstairs so I didn't have to negotiate the stairs. The room was clean and...

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Thank Lolalotsofspots
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Despite the relative newness of this establishment, the quality and functionality of this 'Boutique Hotel' fell well short of its advertised 4-star rating - which in my experience would suggest a deluxe guest experience. Whilst the room is certainly adequate, the furniture and decorating is dated, and the towels thin and scratchy. The hairdryer provided was only a cheap travel...

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

We have stayed here numerous times, for multiple days at a time. We have always had a good experience. It's very comfortable, warm, clean and a great breakfast with very friendly staff. I would highly recommend this as an excellent quiet inner city area to stay above City Park. Walking distance, only a couple of blocks into the city centre

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Thank Tammyholmes
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 29 March 2015

The toilet seat was broken and when I reported it next morning I was told the toilet seats on the whole floor were like that, that they weren't installed properly - well, why aren't they being fixed?? There was no service on my TV after 6.30am and there was no radio in the room. There were no guest slippers. There...

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Thank Sally C
Queenstown, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2015

I am a frequent visitor to this hotel because they offer the complete package. Parking is free and easy to access with close proximity to the rooms. The level of service surpasses the bigger hotels because as a guest you are treated with the respect and dignity that would normally be shown to an honoured family member. Breakfast is always...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Areca Boutique Hotel

Address: 12 York St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: €95 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Areca Boutique Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“For old world charm rooms 5 + 8 and for the more modern style rooms 17 +18”
 of 5 bubbles QTBob, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We were accommodated in room #15 both nights. We did not hear a sound. We opened a window briefly to listen & even then no intrusive traffic or industry noise. No other guest noises through our walls or doors even though we were only a few steps from the motel entrance & the morning breakfast dining room activity on both mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles 58deank, 18 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Make sure you have a car as the lane beside the hotel is VERY steep”
 of 5 bubbles I'mThere, 30 Mar 2013 | Read review
“If you want a larger room or a spa bath you will need to book a Waratah on York suite !!”
 of 5 bubbles AussieInAsia, 21 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Go for the superior king, more spacious even though we were overlooking other properties, loved the lights etc at night”
 of 5 bubbles jeanfreoaussie, 14 Mar 2013 | Read review
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