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Hobart Central YHA

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9 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews noisy at night common areas city centre within walking distance perfect location battery point waterfront salamanca australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this hostel in a private room. The room faced the main road making it very noisy. The room was tiny. The shared bathroom was horrible, no covered bin for sanitary disposal which meant it also smelled very bad and the sink and...More

Thank Garima B
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Hobart Central YHAResponded 17 September 2018

Hi Garima - we are very disappointed that you had a poor stay as that is not representative of YHA. We are investigating the issues you have raised so we can do better.

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I've stayed at quite a few hostels and accommodation places around the world and this is one I would not return to in a hurry. The staff are friendly, facilities are OK but the location, whilst central, does not lend itself to a good nights...More

Thank MarkHeyink
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Central YHAResponded 18 July 2018

Hi Mark, thanks for your feedback. This hostel is in the city centre, so there is some surrounding noise. On the up side, it is one block from the harbour and two blocks from Salamanca Markets, so hard to get much closer to all the...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

The hostel is well-located, in the heart of the CBD, near the Docks and Salamanca place. Staff were really friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean, with heaters for winter. Bathrooms were also clean and showers had hot water (which is not always the case…). The...More

Thank laulalex
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stayed in a self contained room here that wasn't really any cheaper than the average lower end motel in Australia but what makes this place good is that it is very well located. There are a range of the main attractions of Hobart with a...More

1  Thank Paul L
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Central YHAResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Paul - we are pleased that you enjoyed the hostel. It is certainly convenient to being able to walk to all the main sights in central Hobart and most of the day tours to places like Port Arthur leave from just down the street....More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Hostel is located right in the heart of the CBD, so a very central location. Staff are really lovely and accommodating, even was lucky enough to be upgraded to a 2 bed dorm for 3 out of the 4 nights I stayed. Hostel is clean...More

Thank crunchierach
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Central YHAResponded 13 April 2018

Hi - sorry that you had issues with the room cards, but glad you enjoyed your stay in Hobart. We are in the middle of upgrading our room entry technology to newer systems - it just takes a while as we have a lot of...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Refrigerator in room
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USD 62 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 62 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (25)
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22 June 2018|
Response from OhhHeyy-ItsMel | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely check out early, you just put your sheets in the basket which is near reception and slide your room key under the door as the reception desk isn’t open until like 8am I think from memory (I had to do this... More
27 October 2014|
Response from Shane N | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm you shouldn't have any problems calling unless its out of hours? There is usually someone on the front desk all night if that's when you call? Good luck!
Room Tips
"Rooms on the top floor seem to be quiet but they may be difficult if you have heavy baggage"
10 Mar. 2018
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"my women's 4 person dorm was above the pub, other womens dorm was up more stairs"
15 Jan. 2018
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"Talk to the staff, they know the area best and can help organise free or paid trips"
5 Aug. 2017
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"Book early"
9 Jan. 2017
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