Best Western Hobart Hotel

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

AUD 11 per day

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

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 4-star Best Western Hobart Hotel is located just a short walk from the scenic beach. Built in 1976, the contemporary hotel was renovated in 2001.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. Such Hobart sights as Eaglehawk Hangliding Lookout, St. David's Cathedral and Theatre Royal are all within reach.

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

Hobart airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Best Western Hobart Hotel.

Rooms

The rooms in Best Western Hobart Hotel come with a closet, flat-screen television, a refrigerator, heating and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms at Best Western Hobart Hotel have a view over the city. The rooms are decorated in fresh design and equipped with a kettle and a dishwasher as well as private bathrooms with dressing gowns, a hairdryer and a Jacuzzi.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features local dishes. Guests can try cocktails, beers and wines served in the pizza bar. Serving a wide range of dishes, Warung Indonesia and Embers Bar & Grill can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers car and limousine rentals to all guests.

Relax

Guests with children can use cots and babysitting available on site. On-site fitness facilities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at AUD 11 per day.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free 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
  • 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 available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • 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

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Hobart photos Room Suite
Family One Room Suite
Bed type: 4 Single beds
Size: 540 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hobart Hotel Hobart location
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    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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    Best Western Hobart Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 700 ft

    Convention centers

    Shopping areas

    Museums

    Business areas

    • Salamanca Market - 3000 ft

    Golf courses and Country clubs

    • Botanical Gardens - 1.0 mi

    Public parking

    • University of Tasmania - 1.4 mi

    Local attractions

    • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens - 1.3 mi
      Queens Domain, Hobart
    • Sandy Bay - 1.7 mi
      Hobart, Hobart
    • Long Beach - 2.7 mi
      Lower Sandy Bay, Hobart
    • Tasman Bridge - 1.6 mi
      Tasman Highway, Hobart
    • Hartz Mountains National Park - 2.7 mi
      22 Main Road, Hobart

    Near the hotel

    • St Mary's Cathedral - 1400 ft
      99 Barrack Street, Hobart
    • Sub-Antarctic Plant House - 2000 ft
      GPO Box 1353, Hobart
    • Maritime Museum of Tasmania - 2700 ft
      Corner Davey & Argyle Streets, Hobart
    • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery - 2700 ft
      5 Argyle Street, Hobart
    • St. David's Cathedral - 1800 ft
      125 Macquarie Street, Hobart
    • Markree House Museum & Garden - 2000 ft
      145 Hampden Road, Hobart
    • Wapping - 2600 ft
      Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia

    Restaurants nearby

    • Embers Bar & Grill - 200 ft

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

      60% likes this, based on 31 reviews

    • Tandoor and Curry House - 400 ft

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

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

    • Crumb Street Kitchen - 600 ft

      Address: 144 Harrington Street

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

    • Warung Indonesia - 300 ft

      Address: 114 Harrington St

      Cuisine: Indonesian

    • Shamrock Hotel - 600 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

    Use Badge