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    Backpackers Imperial Hotel

    138 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
    011 61 3 6417 0115
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
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    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed in an 8 bed dorm room and had a good nights sleep every night, location is ideal right in the CBD, facilities are clean and fully functioning including the WiFi. The staff are friendly and ensured I had a nice and trouble free stay....More

    Thank danschoolar
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    I stayed in a very roomy and comfortable queen room over the Dark Mofo long weekend. The in-room heater kept the room nice and toasty, and the bed and pillows were super comfortable. There was even a fireplace next to our bed (it didn't work,...More

    1  Thank Christine A
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    I found this hostel online and it was the best decision. Location is great as it is centrally located. The staff at reception is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable. The kitchen and toilets are cleans. The common...More

    Thank Preetika K
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Bathrooms really needed a decent clean, as did the place in general. Rooms were dusty, common areas felt grimy, and the kitchen left much to be desired. The staff were less than helpful answering my basic questions about Hobart, and the wifi was pathetic enough...More

    Thank Tamsin R
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    All staff are Chinese. They are despondent, non-communicative unhelpful, thoughtless, tactless, uncaring, lazy, nasty and very rude. The facilities are poor to very bad. The WiFi is terrible, you must reconnect to the WiFi every hour with a new code. The WiFi is extremely slow....More

    1  Thank stephenlawson1969
    Response from Imperial B, Owner at Backpackers Imperial HotelResponded 8 October 2017

    This person was evicted. Regards, Backpackers Imperial Hotel

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 29 - US$ 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Response from 60audreyl | Reviewed this property |
    There is a Woolworth car parking area which is quite reasonable.
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    "dorm room is not recommended"
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