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Mayfair on Cavell

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We recently stayed here for 3 nights whilst exploring Hobart. I gave it 3 stars because it was just that - average. Pros of the room were: - It was huge. We had a spa suite so had a large room with big bathroom, spa, living area and separate kitchen - It was super clean and was cleaned each day...

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

We booked a family room with 5 people for about half a week. The staff was always very friendly and helped however they could. We always had sufficient towels, and they even provided coffee and cookies. They even provided us with cooking oil and salt after having forgotten to buy it. The appartment is old fashioned, classical style, but there...

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2015

5 mins from Hobart CBD (10 mins downhill walk - need to be good mobility-wise as pretty steep in parts), ideal for a place in town during the 'silly season'. Rooms are a little old fashioned/dated, but with that comes size and character. We will come again.

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South Jersey
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Had room 17 with two beds. My observations: 1. Clean with lots of very hot water (be careful) 2. Looks like grandma’s guest room with extra pieces of furniture, dark carpet and drapes (which cover the radiator. 3. Helpful and informative staff. 4. “Free WIFI” was less than 1 week old and weak/unreliable in room 17. Owner brushed it off...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This is an unusual motel with interesting old decor. The staff are pleasant and the room facilities generally worked as expected. Location is not ideal for those travelling about town on foot as the roads around the motel are very steep. There isn't much to see or do in the immediate vicinity, however several places will deliver food. My room...

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Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stay at the Mayfair for 4 nights and our room was very clean and plenty of space. We didn't arrive till around 11pm and our key was left in a security box by the reception door. We were on the first floor and the views into Hobart were stunning and the walk down to there was...

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Tamar Valley, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Booked a room for two but got ugraded to the spa suite; comfortable, clean and well appointed. As the hotel is built on a hill 2/3 of the rooms are upstairs and the free car park is a challenge for longer vehicles. None-the-less a pleasant stay with friendly, helpul staff.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I'm afraid this place didn't live up to expectations. We are happy to stay almost anywhere as long as it is clean, but the room we were given had the worst smell of any accommodation we have stayed in. The smoke/ stale beer smell was overpowering, and even though it was quite cool had to leave the doors and windows...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The hotel has a colonial look charm. Location however, isn't very near to the town centre - around 1km walk or more. I booked Bowen Room A. It came with a confirmed carpark lot allocated. This room is on the ground floor so there's no worries about bringing luggages up the stairs. The room looks oldish and so has it's...

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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2015

In Hobart for a couple of days needed a Hotel close to the Royal Hobart Hospital. $8 in a cab very good. Everything i needed, Great location, probably the best bed (queen) i've slept in, in years.Nice and quite, very suitable room. Will get my business in the future. Thankyou

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cuisines: Australian
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Mayfair on Cavell

Address: 17-19 Cavell St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Price Range: ₹ 4,694 - ₹ 8,735 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mayfair on Cavell 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“The suites are the best but the standard rooms are more than adequate - squealy clean”
 of 5 bubbles 911jeany, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Vintage look, try for rooms overlooking valley”
 of 5 bubbles Detonatorvibes, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The lower room near the cafe appears to be the most quiet with less people traffic passing by.”
 of 5 bubbles Fergs80, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“views from rooms we noticed seemed limited our room view was into house next door so very limited so if after a veiw best to ask”
 of 5 bubbles ymmatj, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Keep away from Reception”
 of 5 bubbles Navelint, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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