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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though this place looks a little tired and dated it's good value. We stayed here overnight as we had a day sail the next morning on SOT. The room was lovely, comfy and the bathroom was a good size with good water pressure. We ordered in roast pork from the bistro for dinner and it was absolutely amazing. There...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

It was lovely to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at Edgewater. Our team is collective working towards delivering a 'Remarkable' customer experience. Thank you for taking the time to lodge you feedback.

Benalla, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

8 x Green beans and 3 tbsp mash, 2 x 50 cent sized bits of broccoli with 10 x small, soggy scallops. I left hungry after spending $30. I thought it would be better value but not that bad after talking to the person where we stayed. Must have had shares.

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest feedback which helps us to identify areas within the business that need attention, for the benefit of all. I will spend some time in the kitchen to assess and address this situation. Many thanks.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So....... at first glance I thought I had stepped in an old wharfie's pub but I thought lets not jump to conclusions. Rooms was nicely decorated, quite an experience to lie in bed watching container ships gliding past your window. I didn't eat at your Bistro, but I thoroughly enjoyed your tasty old fashioned breakfast (no smashed avo here!) It...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Your feedback was very thoughtful and encouraging, which has been passed onto the team that made all this possible. Thanks again...Come back any time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are deaf as a post and caching the Spirit of Tasmania at dawn this is the place to stay. The rooms are clean and appear to have been renovated fairly recently. With traditional park at the door accomodation , onsite pub meals and a bottle shop this would suit the budget traveller. . The proximity to the Spirit...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback. We have not encountered a 'noise issue' from the docks before. We apologize for this unfortunate inconvenience and will definitely look into this matter. Thank you again for taking the time to submit your thoughts and feelings.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located next to ferry terminal in East Devonport, right on the waters edge. The main building is a pub with TAB and this is where the reception is located. The reception area seemed dark as we entered from the rear car park but the welcome we received was warm and friendly. It is worth noting that there...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

It would appear you had an enjoyable stay, like many of our guests. We are very thankful that you took the time to share your thoughts and experiences. Our best wishes for your future adventures.

Parkes, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here prior to catching the ferry the next morning yes its pub tucker but the best garlic bread i have tasted in a long time nice staff and a twist with the herbs on the roasted veg. One draw back the smoking area was full of fat fumes from the deep fat fryer in the kitchen. .i know...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Great feedback, we were so pleased to hear for your wonderful culinary experience. Edgewater is old historic pub that still surprises many visitors. Our secret is friendly service, timeless favorites in the Bistro and the opportunity for fun. Hope you'll be back for more.

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Well we stay here for 3 days the room was clean and the bed was to hard. First night we had tea roast of the day lamb it was nice for something that was reheated and the next night chicken parma it was big but paper thin and why would you put a tub of tartar sauce and a piece...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Many thanks for your feedback and glad that you enjoyed your stay. You are perfectly correct... we serve pub meals in our bistro. In fact, our bistro is well known for serving 'old pub favorites' (comfort food) and generous servings, a style that is well appreciated by Tasmanians and most visitors from the mainland. For those that want a more...

Adelaide
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Chose this place to stay so that we could watch the Spirit of Tasmania arrive and depart, as its location was right were it berths. We stayed for 1 night. The rooms are a bit outdated, but do the job. The restaurant was nice to have dinner at. Everything closes early, so have to be booked into your room before...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Many thanks for you honest feedback. We agree... the hotel is a little outdated and tired. If all goes to plan over the next 2 years, we are hoping to renovate several rooms and give the outside of the hotel/motel a complete makeover. We'll look forward to your comments after then.

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Was excellent!! Location is nice with beautiful surrounding .. . Regular room service and mini bar would have been better with basic apple android mobile phone chargers . Anyway value is reasonable so just can go extra miles with prompt addressing of few things

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Thank you for your 'excellent' feedback. We made the decision to remove the mini bars some years ago owing to stocks being out-of-date (low turnover) and found that some items had been tampered with posing a health and safety issue. As an alternative, guests are encouraged to use our bottle shop, providing a wider range of quality beverages... at lower...

Glenbrook, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived from our flight which ran late to find the place deserted. No way to contact any night manager or other staff member to let us into our room. Repeated phone calls to the after hours number were answered by 'this number has been disconnected'. Ended up at another hotel. No communication from venue since. We will lodge a...

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Owner_Edgewater, Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

We were very alarmed by your distressed visit to Edgewater Hotel. Being a regional hotel, we do not provide 24-hour reception, trading usually between 6am and 10pm, except Sundays and public holidays. Guests that have not checked in by close of reception are contacted by phone and advised of their room number and the security code to the key safe...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Edgewater's Bistro
Edgewater's Bistro
Cuisines: Bar, Australian, Seafood, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Edgewater Hotel! Edgewater is recognised as Devonport’s best value accommodation complex. The property includes 42 rooms, Bistro, Bar and Function room and is perfect for business or pleasure. Rooms feature king size beds, bathrooms, flat screen TVs, wireless internet, FREE Austar, air-conditioning, new furnishings, and a great welcome. Try us... you won't be disappointed! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgewater

Address: 4 Thomas St, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Devonport
Price Range: €81 - €117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Edgewater 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Great if you are travelling on the Spirit. Bring ear plugs if not.”
 of 5 bubbles AJ292, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Definitely not near stair well and the socialising area”
 of 5 bubbles jetaway08, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Whilst Thomas Street rooms don't have a view we were told they would be quieter...and it was.”
 of 5 bubbles MauriceJohn13, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Not the courtyard king”
 of 5 bubbles W8840RRchrisa, 10 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Get a room that looks over the water. I think they all do?”
 of 5 bubbles Cognacat, 12 Feb 2015 | Read review
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