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“Turn of the century mining town”

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Comfort Inn Gold Rush
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Queenstown
Certificate of Excellence
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“Turn of the century mining town”
Reviewed 24 March 2011

Stooped here one night. Resturant not open. management very friendly.
Large room quit dark but clean small kitchen,tea coffee facilities. TV double and single bed , dineing table 2 chairs good size bathroom. You could walk to town but poor pavements(sidewalks) so we drove.. Ate at the Empire hotel food was really good and good selection of wine and beer. Although there are a good few cafes bars in the town.
You must visit the train station its excellent and its museum gives you info of the town and the railway.

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 April 2007

Had a fantastic stay! Alice and Rodney along with the team made my stay exceptional. Very clean, comfortable, walking distance to everything, great restaurant, fantastic veiws. Perfect base to explore the West Coast of Tasmania. The West Coast Railway which took me to Strahan is just walking distance.

  • Liked — Great Value For Money, Location, Very Friendly, Excellent Service, Very Clean.
  • Disliked — Nothing to mention as everything was really great. Would really recommend to other travellers visiting this area.
  • Stayed April 2007, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 12 April 2007

From the terrifying drive down the steep road into Queenstown we pulled inot he first Motel we saw. We were surrounded by moon like pitted cliffs and low clouds. The scenery was surreal.

The Motel room. Basic but clean and WARM, It was freezing outside. The room was a little small, but it had all the basics. Tea/Coffee and toaster. etc The beds were very comfortable as were the pillows.

But the best surprise was the restaurant, a bit on the pricey side as our meal for 4 adults cost over $100. But is was the best meal we had in all of Tassie !! The atmosphere was like being at home, and the waitresses just lovely.

The whole experience to Queenstown was excellent enough to give this hotel an above average rating, and because after the drive in you just want to be safe on the ground.

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  • Disliked — rooms small
  • Stayed April 2007, travelled with family
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Property: Comfort Inn Gold Rush
Address: 65 Batchelor St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Queenstown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Comfort Inn Gold Rush 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Comfort Inn Gold Rush, Queenstown, is a perfectly located motor inn accommodation to rest and relax following the fascinating journey from Hobart via Derwent Bridge/Lake St Clair or from Cradle Mountain/Burnie/Devonport. In a quiet location, The Gold Rush has 26 spacious rooms. Queen size beds are the minimum standard, Free WiFi to all rooms, separate en-suite bathroom with amenities, kitchenette with microwave, flat-screen TV, a licensed restaurant on site providing Breakfast and Evening meals. A relaxing and comfortable stay is a certainty. This is the place to base yourself and explore the region over several days. Experience the APT Steam Railway, Cruise the Gordon River, Raft the King River or do the Mt Lyell Mine & other tours. ... more   less 
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Queenstown Comfort Inn
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