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Battery Point

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely area. Our family enjoyed doing the Battery Point Sculpture Trail. Our 4 year old enjoyed leading the way, using the directions to find the next sign and reading out the numbers that we needed to look for. We found each location informative and a...More

Thank JamesandDebbie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the area and architecture. Lots of trendy tasty eateries. Try Jackman and McRoss on Hampden Rd.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A reasonably steep climb up to Battery Point is well worth the effort. The place is crammed with gorgeous old cottages and stunning mansions. The streetscapes have been meticulously preserved and it feels like you've gone back in time. The winding streets, Arthur Circus and...More

Thank Gen0702
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great walk up from the dock - 6000 steps there and back. Lovely houses to see and wonder ........... I'm sure I saw the one from "Who's been sleeping in my bed' or similar on SBS

Thank VeroniqueM68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you happen to be staying local, this is a great walk through the streets and admire the old houses and architecture. Great to see so many places in great condition.

Thank GCPurple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Prince of Wales hotel in the heart of the district. Sadly this is a less than glamorous addition to the architectural charm of the area. But no matter, there are ample buildings of so many different styles to reward a stroll...More

Thank Alan1fromOz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good to walk through to see the historic homes in the area. Well preserved and only a few inappropriate buildings.

Thank fionabk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful houses/cottages in this area, beautiful autumn colors, the walk is easy, suitable for all ages.

Thank Toong S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to stay here recently whilst in Hobart. What a delight walking around the streets full of history, gorgeous little cottages and parks.

Thank Foodey1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waking up to Battery Point after the Salamanca Markets makes for a pleasant day. The history and cute cottages along the way guide you a feel for the lifestyle years ago. The small streets wandering around the coastline. So many places to walk around Hobart...More

Thank JulieIrw
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wan c
I'll be in Hobart for 3 days, is there a Hop on Hop off bus, or any form of tourist bus/trams ? Thanks.
28 April 2017|
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Response from KIWP131313 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is and it is one of the best anywhere. Well done and very comprehensive.
I have a day and half at Hobart. Wish to see as many tourist attractions in this time. If need to travel to nearby places what is best mode
3 September 2016|
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Response from 1Linron | Reviewed this property |
Yep the Red Decker which leaves from the tourist information office. 35$ for a day or $40 for 2 days per person. I posted a review with photos if you want to take a look. Hope you find them helpful. 1 Linrob
Do you have a lift, please? I see one review mentions "lugging suitcase upstairs".
19 January 2015|
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Response from SuemMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift at St Ives Apartments in Battery Point