Best Western Hobart Hotel

ex. Mercure Hobart

156 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Australia, 7000  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Hobart Hotel

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The comfortable Best Western Hobart Hotel is a great place in a market area of Hobart. The hotel was opened in 1976 in a 6-story contemporary building and renovated in 2001.

The property is about 10 minutes' walk of Salamanca Market. The venue is set within 1 km from Hobart city center.

Guests can visit historic sites, a museum and a gallery as well as cafés and restaurants close by.

Best Western Hobart Hotel is within a 25-minute drive to Hobart airport.

Rooms

The property offers non-smoking rooms equipped with heating, flat-screen TV, a fridge, a Nespresso coffee machine and an iron with ironing board. The guestrooms look out on the city. They are outfitted with fresh decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can also enjoy local meals at the spacious restaurant. Offering various dining options, Warung Indonesia and Embers Bar & Grill are about 5-minute walk away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers a cash machine, parking and a lift and such services as concierge service, room service and porter service.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting and cots available on site. Best Western Hobart Hotel provides a gym and a fitness center to help guests keep fit.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   140.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

156 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Australia, 7000

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City Center
  • Hobart
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Hobart (HBA)
    10.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Embers Bar & Grill
    200 ft
  • Warung Indonesia (cuisine: Indonesian)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Sub-Antarctic Plant House
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Hobart photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE WITH BALCONY

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|1 King Bed Non-Smoking, Free Wifi Connection, Balcony, Air-Conditioned, 42 Inch Lcd Television, Desk

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE KING SIZE BED

One-Room Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    4 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE-1 ROOM 4 BEDS

Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

Family One Room King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed and 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Suite|Suite-1 Room 3 Beds Non-Smoking, 1 King Bed And 2 Single Beds, Family Suite, Free Wifi Connection, 42 Inch Lcd Television, Balcony

Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds, 4 Single beds, 1 King-size bed and 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Suite|Suite-1 Room 4 Beds Non-Smoking, 1 King Bed 3 Single Beds, Family Suite, Free Wifi Connection, 42 Inch Lcd Television, Balcony

Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|1 King Bed Non-Smoking, Executive, Free Wifi Connection, Nespresso Machine, Balcony, 46 Inch Lcd Tv

Best Western Hobart Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Botanical Gardens1.0 mi

Popular areas

Convention centers

Shopping areas

Museums

Theaters

Public parking

  • University of Tasmania1.4 mi

Local attractions

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens1.3 mi
    Queens Domain, Hobart
  • Sandy Bay1.7 mi
    Hobart, Hobart
  • Long Beach2.7 mi
    Lower Sandy Bay, Hobart
  • Tasman Bridge1.6 mi
    Tasman Highway, Hobart
  • Hartz Mountains National Park2.7 mi
    22 Main Road, Hobart

Near the hotel

  • St Mary's Cathedral1400 ft
    99 Barrack Street, Hobart
  • Sub-Antarctic Plant House2000 ft
    GPO Box 1353, Hobart
  • Maritime Museum of Tasmania2700 ft
    Corner Davey & Argyle Streets, Hobart
  • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery2700 ft
    5 Argyle Street, Hobart
  • St. David's Cathedral1800 ft
    125 Macquarie Street, Hobart
  • Markree House Museum & Garden2000 ft
    145 Hampden Road, Hobart
  • Wapping2600 ft
    Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia

Restaurants nearby

  • Embers Bar & Grill200 ft

    Address: 156 Bathurst St
    Phone: (03) 6232 6224

    60% likes this, based on 31 reviews

  • Tandoor and Curry House400 ft

    Address: 101 Harrington Street
    Phone: (03) 6234 6905

    73% likes this, based on 82 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • Crumb Street Kitchen600 ft

    Address: 144 Harrington Street

    80% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • Warung Indonesia300 ft

    Address: 114 Harrington St

    Cuisine: Indonesian

  • Shamrock Hotel600 ft

    Address: 195 Liverpool Street

    86% likes this, based on 81 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartBest Western Hobart

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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Best Western Hobart Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Hobart

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 26 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    We were given a family unit which had 2 bedrooms so we had plenty of room. The breakfast was good although food was warm not hot. The staff that we met were pleasant.

    We have stayed in this hotel before (we have an Accor loyalty card) so were not surprised but we don't believe the hotel meets the standard of other Mercure hotels. The bedrooms are very plain, the decore is bland and the facilities are basic. The feel you experience as you walk to your room from the lifts is similar to walking through a dated factory admin. Block. The in-room dining menu is not very good although it offers some variety including Asian, Indian and pizza meals it is still limited, you can't get a club sandwich or burger for example and I think a lot of people would prefer something more simple than Indian curry after a late arrival. We new where the hotel was but it is not very close to the main shopping, the waterfront or other points of interest and requires quite a bit of walking, generally uphill when returning to the hotel

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    We were 1st timers in Hobart and the mecure was the perfect location for our 4 day stay. The convenience of it's location enabled us to visit some beautiful sites such as port Arthur, Bruny Island, Salamanca markets, The rainforest airwalk not to mention all of the great restaurants

  • Single
    5.0

    The room was clean

    I arrived to the hotel @ 7pm. My room was very cold. I discovered the large balcony door was open and it was extremly windy. I attempted to close it but it would not close or lock! In the bathroom there was a large crack running right through the sink ,the bathroom was very tired and needed updating . I went down to reception to explain , they said they would send someone up to put a stick in it! I ask if there was a another room or if I could be upgraded and would pay any extra costs. They just said this was not possible as this was their superior room. With no safe in the rooms either I was very worried about security. The breakfast was unedible which I was chared 32 dollors for! Dont stay here!

  • Couple
    5.4

    The room is clean.

    We couldn't sleep well as the room is not sound proof I guess, we can heard moaning voice from next door.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The whole stay was excelent and the staff were just 100% and very quick to respond to any request.

    The bath room requires more ventilation.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Staff were very good. Breakfast was good. Parking was good. Room was clean.

    Location is a bit remote from waterside activities and restaurants. Decor is slightly dated.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    the restaurant was quite good. We enjoyed the pizza bread and the main course of fish.

    I was astounded that a large city hotel was not airconditioned and that the window could only be opened a few inches. We were there in the middle of summer and were very hot in our room. For the price we were paying it was not value for money.

  • Couple
    7.8

    I would have to say I liked the tv and the balcony and the fact you could open the door on the bakcony and let in the fresh air.

    The bathroom was really small and really dangerous and slippery and there were no hand holds

  • Couple
    7.4

    helpful and friendly reception, spacious room, comfy bed, good location

    very noisy, situated near very busy street which stopped us from having a good night sleep (stayed 3 nights). rooms & bathroom need renovating

  • Single
    8.2

    My gripe as with a all big hotels is the cost of connecting to the internet. Its licensed theft.

  • Couple
    5.8

    It was centrally located.

    A week before we arrived we were told we could check-in early, when we arrived we were told to wait 5 minutes and then a room would be ready, after waiting 30 minutes we asked again and were told they didn't have a room ready until normal check-in time. Room was very out-dated, no air- conditioning which made it very hot. The iron ruined a pair of my partners trousers due to it needing a clean and being black.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    We were there for ten days. never been to Tasmania before so it took some time to decide. i searched the net for a couple of months before i selected this hotel. I read some of the reviews nothing stood out, I liked the whole deal, from the moment you enter the foyer there is someone to greet you with a smile, a fast check in, and up to your room to refresh yourself, that was so important to me. the location was very good easy access to any compass direction. The staff we met in the morning and afternoon were so nice, We have decided to return with another couple much later this year, sadly we will not be able to stay as long, as we need to discover other parts of Tasmania. One final note, above all staff there is one, one who just seem to click with us and other guests someone who could make you feel as though you have known them for a long time, someone who seemed genuinely concerned about you and your stay as though it was all her responsibility, so to Alex Thank you. Steve Willoughby

  • Single
    10.0

    Having a balcony room thankyou great to have a bed and breakfast package compliments to all staff location great

    Not sure if room had air-con for summer?

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    The nespreso coffee machine for morning coffee The barhrobe and slippers were appreciated by my wife

    The food at the resturant was disappointing

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Friendly staff

    Room was a little stuffy and bathrobes were stiff as boards

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Hobart Hotel Hobart location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

156 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Australia, 7000

Get directions
City Center
  • Hobart
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Hobart (HBA)
    10.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Embers Bar & Grill
    200 ft
  • Warung Indonesia (cuisine: Indonesian)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Sub-Antarctic Plant House
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartBest Western Hobart

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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