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The Waratah Hotel

Hotel Class
3 out of 5



3.4 / 5
170 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Playhouse Theatre
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Hobart Town Hall
    14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Theatre Royal
    16 min walk
  • Airport
    Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.)
    15 min drive

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1800 781 504

    About this area


    The Waratah Hotel is located in Hobart's Hobart Central Business District neighborhood. Constitution Dock and Hobart Cruise Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and Mount Nelson Lookout. Hobart Aquatic Centre and Subantarctic Plant House are also worth visiting.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Playhouse Theatre - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Hobart Town Hall - 14 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Franklin Square - 15 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery - 15 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Theatre Royal - 16 min walk

    Getting around

    • Tasmanian Transport Museum Station - 8 min drive
    • Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.) - 15 min drive


    • Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
    • Bar – Bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.

    About this property

    The Waratah Hotel

    Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a microwave in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a refrigerator in a common area, a meeting room, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 18 rooms offer free WiFi, microwaves, and fans. Showers and free toiletries are also available to guests.



    Check-in between 2:30 PM - midnight
    Late check-in subject to availability
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Special check-in instructions

    There is no front desk at this property. If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: After hours check in is available at the Bottle-shop
    To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.


    Check-out before 10 AM

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
    • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


    • Pets not allowed

    Payment types

    Diners Club
    American Express

    Important information

    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

    • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 5 per person (approximately)

    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
      Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
    Guests travelling with children must book a private room. Dormitory rooms are restricted to guests age 18 or older. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

    We should mention

    Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

    Property is also known as

    • Waratah Hotel Hobart
    • Waratah Hotel
    • Waratah Hobart
    • The Waratah Hotel Hobart, Tasmania

    Property amenities


    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    • Free self parking

    Food and drink

    • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 5 per person
    • 1 restaurant
    • 1 bar

    Things to do

    • Billiards/pool table

    Family friendly

    • Laundry facilities
    • Microwave


    • Free newspapers in lobby
    • No elevators

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff
    • Tour/ticket assistance

    Languages spoken

    • Dutch
    • English

    Business services

    • 1 meeting room


    • Garden
    • Terrace


    • Shared microwave
    • Shared refrigerator
    • Smoke-free property
    • TV in lobby

    Room amenities


    • Fan
    • Heating
    • Linens


    • Free toiletries
    • Shower

    Food and drink

    • Cookware/dishes/utensils
    • Microwave
    • Shared kitchen

    Nearby activities

    Where to eat

    • Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
    • Bar – Bar. Serves lunch and dinner daily.

    Guest rating

    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition


    • Liked: Cleanliness

    The place met my requirement for somewhere relatively cheap with no frills but basically decent where I could stay during an intense period of work in Hobart. My only gripe would be that there was very often no-one around doing reception duties.

    Stayed 5 nights in Jun. 2019


    • Liked: Staff & service
    • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

    Hot water was only available during the night. Toilet bowl was unclean.

    Stayed 1 night in Jul. 2019


      Icy cold showers

      Great beer and food. Clean sheets, cold showers.

      Stayed 1 night in Jun. 2019


      • Liked: Staff & service

      Basic back-packers 6 bed dorm. Staff were friendly and efficient

      Stayed 2 nights in Jun. 2019

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      I Am Happy Be Here Cos It Awesome And Nice Friendly. I Dislike mess in kitchen. Beautiful View Around Hobart

      Stayed 4 nights in Jun. 2019

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