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The Sebel Launceston

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

The Sebel is a well located hotel in Launceston with fairly good service, clean rooms, comfortable bed and good water pressure in the showers. It's an ok place to stay but nothing special. We stayed in the penthouse suite and did not have wifi access. The hallway had a slightly strange smell and whilst our suite was gigantic, it wasn't...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear RockYu, Thanks for your review. All rooms, including the penthouse, have wifi Internet access. Best to let our guest services team know at the time if you find services not working or are unable to connect. Kind regards, Craig Richman Owner The Sebel Launceston craig.richman@thesebellaunceston.com.au

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We only stayed one night in the New Year. The hotel is conveniently located near the city centre. The room is large with separate living room in modern interior design. Carpark is easily accessible from the hotel. Staff is helpful.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2016

It took a lot of research of the trip advisor reviews to book my 3 nights in Launceston at The Sebel. At the end I was tossing up between the Sebel and Peppers Seaport and I chose the former on account of the parking being more readily available than Peppers. I booked 6 months in advance and pre-paid. This is...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear Leonie, I'm sorry the location of our 2nd floor apartment didn't meet your needs but glad we had availability in one of our 3 bedroom apartments on the 4th floor. Cancellation after arrival on the same day is difficult as it is highly unlikely we are able to sell the room at that stage. It's disappointing the room service...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 February 2016

After my wife and I were let down by another hotel, we enquired here and needed early check in. The staff were fantastic, incredibly friendly and the rooms were great, even got a free upgrade. Location was perfect by lovely restaurants

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Glad we were able to assist and hope to see you again next time you are in Launceston. Kind regards, Craig Richman Owner The Sebel Launceston craig.richman@thesebellaunceston.com.au

Tasmania
Reviewed 27 February 2016

I have stayed here 3 times now and I find it very central. The staff are always friendly and knowledgable, the rooms always clean and comfortable. I have no hesitation recommending this hotel to anyone.

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Thanks for recommending us and glad you find our location convenient and our team friendly. After 5 stays we set our regular customers up as Express Guests which means no need to sign in at reception, just pick up your room key as you pass through. Look forward welcome you back as an Express Guest soon. Kind regards, Craig Richman...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Centrally located, very good size rooms with all the facilities you require to sleep well, get your clothes cleaned and a efficient bathroom and kitchenette. Although we did not eat in the hotel it did look very pleasant restaurant. We took breakfast in a cafe which was about 50 metres from the hotel, cheaper than the Sebal and quality and...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear Gordon, I'm pleased our facilities were a good fit for your needs and that you slept well during your stay. The Cataract Gorge is certainly a highlight and the walk along the river is a pleasant way to access it. We hope to welcome you back in future. Kind regards, Craig Richman Owner The Sebel Launceston craig.richman@thesebellaunceston.com.au

Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Have just spent 2 nights at The Sebel. Accommodation was very comfortable. All staff and services at this Hotel were attentive and efficient. Room was very clean and spacious. Highly recommend this Hotel. The Hotel was central to shopping and sightseeing.

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear Lauren, Thanks for your recommendation and glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found some time for shopping and sightseeing. We hope to welcome you back again next time you are in Launceston. Best regards, Susan Richman Owner The Sebel Launceston susan.richman@thesebellaunceston.com.au

Asia, Peru
Reviewed 18 February 2016

LOCATION: Walking distance to CBD. HOTEL: Friendly, slow check-in. Only one staff at reception. Staff regularly answering the incoming phone calls causing delays during check-in and check-out. Good size, fully equipped apartment with washer and dryer. Clean. Good beds. Decent pillows. Good A/C. We did not find the Launceston Post Office tower bell strikes as loud at night as some...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and glad on the whole you liked the hotel but apologies if you experienced some delays at check in. We do have 2 reception staff on during peak times but it's sometimes difficult to predict the surges so occasionally we do experience busy times which can slow things down. Hope to see you again in future....

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We straggled in smelly, wet and exhausted from doing the Overland Trek to be welcomed with a smile and a free upgrade! Less than 10 minutes later we both were in our individual showers and the clothing was banished to the laundry in the suite. After a very long soak in the deep spa bath I was able to pack...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

I'm glad we were able to help you recover from your Overland Trek and thanks for staying with us. Hope to see you again for the Bay of Fires walk ;) Best regards, Craig Richman Owner The Sebel Launceston craig.richman@thesebellaunceston.com.au

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We stayed in an apartment here for 2 nights as part of a self drive around Tasmania. The apartments are spacious with a separate bedroom and kitchen/lounge. The apartment had a washer and dryer which was great to get all the laundry done before moving on to the next accommodation. There is free wifi and there is a small car...

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TheSebelLaunceston, Owner at The Sebel Launceston, responded to this review

Dear Nicolas, Thanks for recommending us via your review and glad you liked the facilities and location of the hotel. Good tip also on the walk to the Gorge from the hotel. As you mention, there is a steep path in known as the zig zag track but the easier route is to cross over Kings Bridge and enter from...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sebel Launceston hotel is an elegant, boutique style hotel set in a central CBD location, within walking distance to the Seaport precinct and major attractions such as Cataract Gorge. Combining style and convenience, the hotel comprises 51 self-contained guest rooms boasting a private balcony, separate bedroom with luxurious king size bed and spacious en-suite. Many also feature spa baths and kitchen and laundry facilities.Showcasing natural Tasmanian stone and timbers throughout the interior and locally commissioned art, The Sebel Launceston offers charming, contemporary accommodation and unrivaled service in one of Australia’s oldest and most picturesque cities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sebel Launceston

Address: Cnr St John & William Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: €118 - €229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Sebel Launceston 4.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
The Sebel Launceston Hotel Launceston
The Sebel Hotel Launceston
Sebel Hotel Launceston
The Sebel Launceston Australia - Tasmania
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Launceston
#3 Family Hotel in Launceston
#7 Business Hotel in Launceston
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