Hobart Hotels & Accommodation

Offering cosmopolitan sophistication and heritage charm in equal measure, Hobart is an exceptional holiday destination and the gateway to the epic natural beauty of southern Tasmania.

Located on the beautiful River Derwent beneath the slopes of Mount Wellington, Tasmania's capital is a delightfully small-scale city. It's easy to base yourself at a Hobart hotel within easy walking distance of many superb local attractions. Indeed, Hobart accommodation is well-established, with everything from plush five star options to cheap Hobart hotels available.

Hobart surprises with its vibrant culture. It is now a modern city, whose dockside has become one of Australia's most happening strips, whether you're looking for an invigorating coffee or a great night out. To take in the appeal of Hobart, make sure to check out this beautiful foreshore, rife with fishing boats and yachts, where 19th century buildings have been converted hip cafes and bars as well as some of the finest restaurants in Australia.

You'll also discover that Hobart has a thriving creative spirit, with many artists' studios in the area. The city is also notably the home of the world-famous MONA gallery, with its dazzling and provocative exhibitions.

Meanwhile, it's a short-drive to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Hobart surrounds, whether you're looking to take in the pristine waters and high sea cliffs of Bruny Island with a cruise or head to the top of Mount Wellington to enjoy extraordinary views out over the Great Southern Ocean.

To the south-east, you'll discover the well-known Port Arthur Historical site while it's just a day-trip to the west down the Derwent, passed New Norfolk to discover the delightful town of Hamilton.

Hobart offers many opportunities for relaxation and inspiration – make sure you plan to stay a while!