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Nightcap at Riverside Hotel

Overview of Nightcap at Riverside Hotel

Nightcap at Riverside Hotel

3.5 star property
Launceston motel with restaurant and bar/lounge, aimed at LGBTQ guests
The price is $78
Price available on 1/29/2023

8.4/10 Very Good

715 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
407 West Tamar Highway, Launceston, Riverside, TAS, 7250

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Riverside

Getting around

  • Launceston, TAS (LST) - 23 min drive
  • East Tamar Junction Station - 17 min drive
  • Western Junction Station - 22 min drive
  • Hagley Station - 23 min drive


  • The Cataract Bistro - 6 min drive
  • Pizza Capers - 6 min drive
  • Stillwater Restaurant & Cafe - 6 min drive
  • Cafe Culture - 6 min drive
  • Ali's Asian Café - 6 min drive

About this property

Nightcap at Riverside Hotel

When visiting Launceston, Nightcap at Riverside Hotel is a great choice to consider. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. The comfortable beds and helpful staff get good marks from fellow travelers.



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/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 26 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Caters to LGBTQ guests

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Playground
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Pool table
  • Golfing nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • 3 buildings/towers
  • ATM/banking
  • Arcade/game room


  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch TV

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Onsite venue - This bistro specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 20.0 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.


This property caters to LGBTQ guests.

This property does not have elevators.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Hotel Riverside
Riverside Hotel
Riverside Hotel
Nightcap At Riverside Motel
Nightcap at Riverside Hotel Motel
Nightcap at Riverside Hotel Riverside
Nightcap at Riverside Hotel Motel Riverside

Frequently asked questions

Does Nightcap at Riverside Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Nightcap at Riverside Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
As of Jan 25, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel on Jan 29, 2023 start from $78, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
No, this motel doesn't have a casino, but Country Club Tasmania (21-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Nightcap at Riverside Hotel and nearby?
Nightcap at Riverside Hotel has an arcade.
Are there restaurants at or near Nightcap at Riverside Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Cafe Culture (3.2 mi), The Cataract Bistro (3.6 mi), and Pizza Capers (3.6 mi).
What's the area around Nightcap at Riverside Hotel like?
Nightcap at Riverside Hotel is located on the waterfront in Riverside. Popular attractions include Tamar Island Wetlands Centre, which is 2 minutes away by car. Our travelers say the local area is very walkable.



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10/10 Exceptional

Sandra, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

everything so new, love the free morning coffee
bingxing, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

jason andrew, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Karlu, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Yvonne, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Tania, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Always a great place to stay. Clean, friendly and very comfortable and convenient
Karen, 7-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

The Bistro is conveniently located at the hotel. Family room we had was nicely renovated and clean. The AC could be positioned better as there was no heat coming in the bedroom so the bedroom was cold.
Atesh, 1-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

was advisertised as a king studio. Little room and only a queen bed in it.
Ray, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Ricky, 1-night trip
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