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Explore the Beauty of Tasmania with Hobart’s Top 5 Hotels

Uncover the perfect stay for your southern getaway.

While it may be best known as the launching point for Antarctic voyages, Hobart has fast become one of Australia’s new favourite holiday destinations. 

Featuring a unique blend of historical landmarks, sweeping harbour views, and national parks, Australia’s southern-most capital city is quickly working its way to the top of many traveller’s itineraries. 

Whether you’re hoping to relax and unwind in nature or immerse yourself in the cultural hub of Tasmania, Hobart is home to a multitude of experiences that you won’t be able to find on the mainland, making it the perfect domestic destination for a unique weekend getaway. 

Ready to book your flight? Scroll down for WHO’s top five best hotels in Hobart for 2024. 

2024’s Top 3 Hobart Hotels

  1. Lenna of Hobart, from $168.00/night, Expedia

  2. The Henry Jones Art Hotel, from $270.00/night, Booking.com

  3. MACq 01 Hotel, from $320.00/night, Booking.com 

The Best Hotels in Hobart 2024

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The Henry Jones Art Hotel 

from $270.00/night at Booking.com

Known as Australia’s first art hotel, The Henry Jones Art Hotel is a must-visit for any art enthusiast or traveller hoping to stay in the cultural hub of Hobart. 

Situated in Hobart’s oldest waterfront warehouses, the newly refurbished hotel sports a thoughtfully curated blend of interiors, with each of the rooms featuring splashes of red weave, exposed wood, and hard-cut stone. 

Outside your room, the hotel has recently launched the Palawa Connection indigenous art experience, led by First Nations artist Allan Mansell, offering guests a unique journey through Tasmanian history and indigenous culture through storytelling and sustainable printmaking.

Key Features: 

  • Waterfront accommodation. 
  • In-house art exhibition. 
  • Free wi-fi. 
  • Private parking available.
  • Two on-site restaurants. 
  • 24-hour front desk. 
  • Babysitting service available. 

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Lenna of Hobart

from $168.00/night at Expedia

Built-in 1874, Lenna of Hobart is a true immersive accommodation experience. Situated at the heart of Hobart’s vibrant waterfront, this landmark hotel offers a unique oasis in the heart of the Hobart CBD, with the Salamanca Place outdoor market located only a few hundred metres away.

Fully refurbished to include all modern conveniences, Lenna of Hobart incorporates both contemporary and 19th-century design, including a luxurious modern penthouse and original maritime turret. 

Key Features:

  • Non-smoking throughout. 
  • Free wi-fi. 
  • 24-hour concierge. 
  • Free parking available. 
  • In-room refrigerator, kettle, and coffee machine. 
  • Room service available. 

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The Corinda Collection

from $309.00/night at Expedia

With sprawling manicured gardens and curated Regency-era interiors, The Corinda Collection is a great option for any travellers on the lookout for a unique historic accommodation experience. 

Originally built as a private manor house in 1878, the hotel features several accommodation options, including the main stately home, garden cottages, and two European-style terrace houses scattered just outside the Hobart CBD. 

Key Features:

  • Free wi-fi. 
  • Luggage storage available. 
  • Free parking. 
  • In-room breakfast available. 
  • On-site picnic area. 

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MACq 01 Hotel 

from $320.00/night at Booking.com 

Featuring sweeping views of Hobart’s historic waterfront, MACq 01 Hotel is home to one of the city’s most unique rooftop terraces, with each of the hotel’s upper rooms sporting a fully-turfed outdoor terrace. 

With room decor themed around the various heroes and villains of the Tasmanian story, this boutique accommodation is as stylish as it is convenient – located just a five-minute drive from the Hobart city centre and historic Salamanca Square market. 

Key Features:

  • Rooftop terrace balconies. 
  • 24-hour concierge. 
  • Water views. 
  • In-room refrigerator, kettle, and coffee machine. 
  • Walking tour available. 
  • Two on-site restaurants. 
  • Nearby private parking available. 

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The Tasman

from $325.00/night at Booking.com

With a terrace and floor-to-ceiling windows, The Tasman boasts some of the best views of the Hobart city skyline and harbour. 

Located in one of Hobart’s many historic heritage buildings, The Tasman is a great base to explore Tasmania, with the hotel located 1.4 kilometres away from the famous Short Beach and metres away from Hobart’s Theatre Royal and Parliament Square. 

  • Airport shuttle available.
  • Panoramic water views. 
  • Free wi-fi. 
  • 24-hour concierge. 
  • Private on-site parking available. 
  • On-site bar and restaurant. 

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