We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (47)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“metro buses”(2 reviews)
“derwent river”(10 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Hobart
from US$437,50
More Info
from US$62,10
More Info
from US$105,90
More Info
Reviews (210)
Filter reviews
197 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews wrest point casino metro buses derwent river battery point nice walk downtown hobart salamanca markets suburb coles upmarket homes playground housing foreshore parks boats sailboat
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 197 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely laid out suburb with views along the river. Mainly higher-end shopping for ladies with little of interest for tourists.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were extremely happy with our accommodation, the staff were very friendly and helpful and couldn't do enough for us. I would highly recommend this place. The reserved on site parking was fantastic. We could walk with ease to places like Salamanca Market and constitution...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Minny6818
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We stayed here during our 3 night visit. It's handy to the city if you have a car and there are great restaurants. Don't try and park in the city though - it was full up at 10 a.m. We eventually got a taxi in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HelenC4796
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We stayed in Wrest Point, but this area is lovely, great for walking especially. The area has small cafes and shops to get the few bits and bobs. The main town centre is a short 10min drive away. Local buses stop in these parts too.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ehmahh
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We spent some time in the Sandy Bay precinct. Many small shops and a Woolworths supermarket. Lots of traffic and many interesting old homes in narrow hilly streets to observe. Worth a look when in Hobart.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Walk along the pathway next to the waterfront. Sit on a bench and just enjoy the the serenity. Amazing peacefulness.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leannetmccullock
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Found a great Curry Restaurant, Chillies. Very impressed with the service,staff and the cleanliness. We ordered the butter naan bread, the goat curry,lamb cutlets,boiled rice. All were fabulous. Licensed or byo.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Diane D
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We actually stayed in Sandy Bay it was a lovely place, close to the Hobart CBD to walk in 10-15 mins through nice parks.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Had One Very Awesome Meal At This Place Last Night. The Seafood Basket Was Very Yummy. The Crispy Chicken For Entre Was To Die For. Will Be Heading Back Again Soon For More.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank galvinmiller
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Extremely pleasant suburb of Hobart. Impressive Marina. Home to Wrest Point Casino and Hotel. Five minutes drive to CBD.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roz D
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 nearby hotels
Motel 429
255 reviews
1.74 km away
Wrest Point Water Edge
166 reviews
1.81 km away
Wrest Point
1 465 reviews
1.84 km away
Wrest Point Motor Inn
67 reviews
1.89 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 679 nearby restaurants
Lipscombe Larder
45 reviews
.86 km away
Maning Reef Cafe
88 reviews
1.25 km away
Seagrass Long Point
58 reviews
.07 km away
Little Miss Espresso
16 reviews
1.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 364 nearby attractions
Hobart Twilight Market
22 reviews
.17 km away
Nutgrove Beach
7 reviews
.45 km away
Tasmanian Private Tours
36 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Margaret A
13 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Gary P | Reviewed this property |
i agree me wah is up there but expensive.