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The Cornwall Historic Hotel

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Cornwall Historic Hotel

The Cornwall Historic Hotel

3 out of 5

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
39 Cameron St., Launceston, TAS, 7250

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCity Park5 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrisbane Street Mall6 min walk
  • Popular LocationPenny Royal Adventures18 min walk
  • AirportLaunceston, TAS (LST)12 min drive

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About this area


Located in Launceston, The Cornwall Historic Hotel is in the city centre. Quadrant Mall and Brisbane Street Mall are worth visiting if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore City Park and Royal Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at University of Tasmania Stadium or Silverdome. Practise your golf swing with lessons and a golf course nearby, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as ecotours and mountain biking in the area. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Princess Theatre - 3 min walk
  • Design Centre of Tasmania - 3 min walk
  • City Park - 5 min walk
  • Brisbane Street Mall - 6 min walk
  • Penny Royal Adventures - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • East Tamar Junction Station - 3 min drive
  • Launceston, TAS (LST) - 12 min drive


  • Pierre’s - 2 min walk
  • WANG's Restaurant - 2 min walk
  • Inside Cafe Launceston - 2 min walk
  • Novaro's Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Bryher - 4 min walk

About this property

The Cornwall Historic Hotel

Victorian Launceston hotel in Launceston CBD, near City Park
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free hotel has tour/ticket assistance and a front desk safe. All 40 rooms feature modern comforts such as flat-screen TVs with digital channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include safes, showers and desks. Housekeeping is available on request.
The Cornwall Historic Hotel offers 40 forms of accommodation with a safe. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Check-in from 2 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International and Union Pay; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 90 out of 553 reviews
5 - Excellent 16%
Rating 4 - Good. 221 out of 553 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 140 out of 553 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 62 out of 553 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 40 out of 553 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Room small bathroon small
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service
We stayed at the Cornwall for 1 night. A few things worth mentioning.. we will start off with the bad; the room wasn't particularly clean, there was a big white mystery stain on the light on our bedside table and food under one of the beds (not from us), no cutlery, the light in the bathroom was held by tape and fell on my partner.. thankfully it was plastic, I sat in the lobby and I was stabbed by a nail that actually went through my $109 jeans and pierced my skin. Location was great, the reception staff was lovely and gave us a later check out but I am big on cleanliness so not sure I would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property and facilities were very rundown. Family room was very small and musty. Cleanliness was an issue. Wouldn’t recommend this hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021