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Islington Hotel

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Built in 1847, Islington is a fine example of Regency architecture recently restored to showcase its original glory and including 5 star luxuries such as 100 sq/ft glass conservatory with under floor heating throughout, a fine dining restaurant and extensive wine cellar. Surrounded by great service and presentation it has an atmosphere of serenity, luxury and tranquility. Islington’s recent awards include winner, ‘Best Boutique Hotel in Australia’ by Australian Gourmet Traveler and winning entrant into the prestigious ‘Kurosawa Collection’ for small luxury accommodation.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Mountain View
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What a charming hotel! The promise was fulfilled. From the wonderful check in and welcome to the property through to check out there was nothing that was too much trouble for the staff. The food was very good, dinner very nice and breakfast wonderful. The chef is a very
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I stayed in the Signature room at the Islington and it was just perfect. I felt like I was staying in a grand home rather than a Hotel. The room was beautifully appointed with a fireplace. The bed was comfortable and the feel of the room was luxurious including a marble bathroom
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Lovely views in a beautiful heritage building with all the mod cons. Excellent service, honor bar and terrace with stunning Mt Wellington views. Has the feel of a private retreat and includes a wonderful art collection. Serene and peaceful but minutes to all Hobart has to offer.
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Response from IslingtonHotel, General Manager at Islington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good morning GraciePacificNW, Thank you for your kind review, I hope you have left us rested and relaxed for the rest of your trip around Australia. Kind regards, Mark Groom
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Room was cozy, comfortable and clean but pricey for the size. Would recommend a minimum of a 2 night stay to take full advantage of the amazing food options and service. Best hotel breakfast you'll find anywhere.
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Response from IslingtonHotel, General Manager at Islington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good morning Barry, Thank you for your review, I am pleased you enjoyed your time at Islington Hotel. I agree that 2 nights is a minimum to allow oneself to fully relax and enjoy the property! I hope to see you again soon, Kind regards, Mark Groom
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My partner and I are Hobart local and wanted to do a little stay-cation for his birthday. We were very impressed by everything! Our room was lovely, the food was delicious, and the staff was friendly, helpful, and accommodating. This is definitely a place we would return to for
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Response from IslingtonHotel, General Manager at Islington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your kind review 476evyc! I am delighted to hear your partner enjoyed his birthday celebration in the Conservatory Restaurant. I hope to see you again very soon! Kind regards, Mark Groom
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Garden Wing 2
Garden Room
Are you walking distance into town?
Good afternoon, We are approx. 2.2km to the centre of the city, about a 25 minute stroll.
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The hotel is about 25 min from the airport depending on traffic.
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Does it have buffet
It's not a cruise ship!
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"If staying in Garden Rooms, either of the two to the left."
"We stayed in the main house - don't choose these rooms if you don't like walking up and down stairs."
"Choose room 10 - garden view room"
"Garden rooms for travellers who prefer not to use stairs, and enjoy a lovely view"
"I suggest you speak to the friendly, knowledgeable staff about this subject."
US$183 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaTasmaniaGreater HobartHobart
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