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Located in north Tasmania, Launceston is a bustling hub of rich cultural heritage with one of Australia's most celebrated food and wine scenes. The riverside city is located at the head of the scenic Tamar Valley and boasts an incredible range of tourist attractions and areas of serene natural beauty. Emerging as one of Australia's most well-liked boutique holiday spots, Launceston has a bit of everything - fine cuisine and wine and rich history, situated within tranquil wilderness. Only a 50 minute flight from Melbourne or a brief trip from Tasmania's other major hubs, including Hobart, Launceston is easily accessible and an ideal place for both a weekend retreat or extended getaway. The city streets are brimming with things to see and do and are surrounded by the picturesque Cataract Gorge Reserve and Tamar Valley. Launceston is Australia's third oldest city and has picturesque old buildings and streets dating back to early Colonial and Victorian eras. Launceston accommodation ranges from charming valley resorts and villas to hotels and apartments furnished with a modern flair. With options suited to many budgets, specific tastes and preferences, Launceston hotels can provide you with a luxurious villa getaway, an affordable city escape or something in between. The city atmosphere is often described as having the laid-back charm of a regional town but the facilities of a major city. With a cool temperate climate and four distinct seasons, you'll find that each visit to Launceston brings a completely different experience, though the city's fresh air and beautiful surrounds remain all year round. With picturesque orchards and pastures, the nearby Tamar Valley is responsible for a huge portion of Tasmania's wine produce and is just a short drive from the city's central district. The area's nearby vineyards and fresh produce have helped Launceston form one of the best dining cultures in Australia. With many of Tasmania's most celebrated restaurants and bars' menus showcasing local ingredients, fresh seafood and sustainably farmed beef from the region. To discover one of Tasmania's finest regions and indulge in contemporary pleasures in one of Australia's oldest cities, book yourself Launceston Accommodation.