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Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

3.8 out of 5 Good
248 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Room service


Explore the area

Popular LocationDevonport Ferry Terminal5 min drive
Popular LocationEast Devonport Beach5 min drive
Popular LocationPardoe Beach6 min drive
AirportDevonport, TAS (DPO)8 min drive

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  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Shared Male Dormitory - Per Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Male Dormitory - Per Bed
  • Family Room (3 Share)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsFamily Room (3 Share)
  • Shared Female Dormitory - Per Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Female Dormitory - Per Bed
  • Family Room (4 share)

    Room amenities

    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Room (4 share)

About this area


Located in Devonport, Formby Hotel is near the airport. Mersey Bluff State Reserve and Don Heads Conservation Area reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Bass Strait Maritime Centre and Don River Railway. House of Anvers and Tasmanian Arboretum are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Home Hill - 2 min drive
  • Bluff Beach - 2 min drive
  • Devonport Ferry Terminal - 5 min drive
  • East Devonport Beach - 5 min drive
  • Pardoe Beach - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Ulverstone West Station - 16 min drive
  • AirportDevonport, TAS (DPO) - 8 min drive


  • Central Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

Formby Hotel

Hotel with free parking, near Devonport Ferry Terminal
A restaurant, a nightclub and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities are on-site. All 22 rooms offer free WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and plasma TVs with digital channels.
Formby Hotel offers 22 forms of accommodation. 42-inch Plasma televisions come with digital channels. This Devonport hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Nightclub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Linens


  • Towels


  • 42-inch plasma TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Toaster



Check-in between 2 PM and 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests can expect some noise in the guestrooms from the onsite bar which has entertainment until late on Friday and Saturday nights.
Check-in for this property is based at the property's gaming lounge.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

Formby Hotel Devonport
Formby Devonport
Formby Hotel Devonport, Tasmania
Formby Hotel Hotel
Formby Hotel Devonport
Formby Hotel Hotel Devonport

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Formby Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Formby Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Formby Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Formby Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Formby Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Formby Hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Formby Hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Formby Hotel located?
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Devonport Regional Gallery and Devonport Ferry Terminal. East Devonport Beach and Bluff Beach are also within 1 mile (2 km).
248 reviews
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4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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manager on arrival could have been friendly he was perhaps pre occupied with other things
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
great location, can walk to most shops around Devonport.
Stayed 7 nights in Feb 2020

1/5 Terrible

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
My motorcycle was stolen from the Carpark. No security or cameras. Night club noise till 2 am with drunken yobbos smashing bottles in car park. Single dorm 2 bed room with uncomfortable bed. Other guest left st 1am. Couldn't stand it. Ruined my Tassie trip
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

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