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Anchor Wheel Motel & Restaurant

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If I had not booked it based on Trip Advisor review - I would have driven off looking from the outside it looked like a bomb shelter for short people. Met Peter the owner, he is an old fella struggling these days, Jan was out. The room was clean but 60's look and old and a bit worn but everything...

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Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be fair to this place it isn't where I would not of stayed normally, but, this place is comfortable, the couple running it are selling up and the place does look a little run down and in desperate need of new furnishings. The lady was very helpful and friendly and as I was very sick on my 1st night...

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Thank Tory L
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is located on the main road, yet we were not disturbed by traffic noise even with the windows open. This was a last minute booking as we'd forgotten about the long weekend Monday and were glad to find availability - top marks too for not charging any premium on a long weekend! Although the rooms were basic and...

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Thank RowOz
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night. The place needs a face lift as very old. Very clean and tidy. Terrible pillow which need replacing. No dryer but if you ask Jan you can use their private one. It was cheap and one night was ok.

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Thank Anne H
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We stayed at this accomodation run by Jan and her lovely husband. This motel is great value for money. It's very affordable at $85 a night and an extra $5 for brekkie. The hosts are very sweet and I appreciate them lookind after us. The rooms are of course older with potential to renovate, nonetheless they were more than comfortable...

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Thank turtlechips
The Shire
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Anchor Wheel for one night on our Tassie road trip and were very pleased with our stay. The host Jan greeted us upon arrival and was very sweet. She showed us our room even though we had arrived quite early which was really helpful after a long drive. The room was super clean and had everything...

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Thank Le-Tardoire
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My hubby and I recently stayed for two nights at this little gem of a motel. Located on a quiet street within walking distance to the town, it had everything we needed for a very comfortable stay.The kitchen was well equipped, queen bed extremely comfy and good water pressure in the shower with no fluctuation in temperature like other places...

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Thank Rachelle P
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This hotel was satisfactory for a 1 night stay, anything longer and I would choose somewhere else personally. The hotel is obviously very dated (this is clear to see in advance via the traveller pics) but this is reflected in the cheap-as-chips price! The room had enough to be comfortable for short stay and as others have mentioned was very...

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Thank Grux
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Was a special little place - and I got a wonderful photo of the sunset from right at the door! It is close to town, very, very clean, free Wi Fi - the offer of breakfast for an extra $5, and is VERY cheap (cost us $80 for our night there), and the lady at reception jan, was lovely! The...

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Thank Rosie W
Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We stayed here on 2/5/16, after reading their reasonable rates advertise on the road side. Rooms were clean, warm, supplied basic amenities, and basic. Bed was comfortable. The man in the office was cheerful and helpful. We would stay here again.

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

Additional Information about Anchor Wheel Motel & Restaurant

Address: 59 Tully Street, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > St Helens
Price Range: €42 - €85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“When you come from the middle of town, it is down the far end of the street - we thought we had missed it - keep driving - it IS there!”
 of 5 bubbles rosiew740, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Look past the dated look.. and enjoy the stay”
 of 5 bubbles 24rhonda400, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you are after something cheap & not up to date this is the place. We would be happy to stay there again.”
 of 5 bubbles 290lynj, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“there are rooms for disabled people just ask.”
 of 5 bubbles 469lynnr, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Its better than the other place in town”
 of 5 bubbles moruya2, 27 Nov 2013 | Read review
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