Somerset On The Pier Hotel - Hobart

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Elizabeth Street Pier, Hobart, Australia, 7000  show map
 4 stars
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Somerset On The Pier Hotel - Hobart

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa center

Overview

The comfortable 4-star Somerset On The Pier Hotel is set in a market area minutes away from North Hobart, Sandy Bay and South Hobart. Somerset On The Pier Hotel has been welcoming guests to its non-smoking rooms since 1997.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. A gallery, a museum and a cathedral as well as a cove and a botanical garden are in a short distance from the property.

This hotel is conveniently placed close to a chocolate factory, restaurants and cafés.

Hobart airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Somerset On The Pier Hotel.

Rooms

With a magnificent view over the river, 56 rooms offer a laptop, a dressing area, satellite TV, complimentary wireless internet and a seating area along with a private bathroom featuring a dryer, a bidet and a bathtub. The property boasts views of the Derwent River from its rooms. The rooms are designed with unique décor and have carpet floors.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the bar every morning. Different dishes of local cuisine are served at the restaurant. Offering various dining options, Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood and Mures Upper Deck are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

The property offers a conference room, a business centre and fax/photocopying services for the use of guests.

Relax

Parents will find cots and babysitting for their children on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Harbor view
  • Water view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay at the price of AUD 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 7 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

Elizabeth Street Pier, Hobart, Australia, 7000

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City Center
  • Hobart
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Hobart (HBA)
    9.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Mures Upper Deck
    300 ft
  • Tavern 42degrees South
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    56

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    Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
    Size: 560 sq. feet
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Somerset On The Pier Hotel - Hobart Hobart location
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            Hotel Address:

            Elizabeth Street Pier, Hobart, Australia, 7000

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Hobart
              2700 ft
            Airports
            • Hobart (HBA)
              9.6 mi
            Restaurants
            • Mures Upper Deck
              300 ft
            • Tavern 42degrees South
              100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              56

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartSomerset On The Pier

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Botanical Gardens - 5000 ft

            Popular areas

            Convention centers

            Shopping areas

            Museums

            Theaters

            Local attractions

            • South Hobart - 1.1 mi
              Hobart, Hobart
            • North Hobart - 1.2 mi
              Hobart, TAS, Hobart
            • Sandy Bay - 1.5 mi
              Hobart, Hobart
            • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens - 1.3 mi
              Queens Domain, Hobart
            • Tasman Bridge - 1.4 mi
              Tasman Highway, Hobart

            Near the hotel

            • Maritime Museum of Tasmania - 600 ft
              Corner Davey & Argyle Streets, Hobart
            • Wapping - 1000 ft
              Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia
            • Narryna Heritage Museum - 2200 ft
              103 Hampden Road, Hobart
            • Queens Domain - 3900 ft
              Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia
            • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery - 800 ft
              5 Argyle Street, Hobart
            • St. David's Cathedral - 1300 ft
              125 Macquarie Street, Hobart
            • Markree House Museum & Garden - 2200 ft
              145 Hampden Road, Hobart

            Restaurants nearby

            • Mures Upper Deck - 300 ft

              Address: Between Victoria and Constitution Docks
              Phone: 03-6231 2121

              60% likes this, based on 384 reviews

            • Asian Gourmet on the Pier - 200 ft

              Address: Elizabeth Street Pier
              Phone: +613 6224 4428

              67% likes this, based on 95 reviews
              Cuisine: Asian

            • Atlas Espresso - 300 ft

              Address: 2/18 Elizabeth Street

              96% likes this, based on 22 reviews

            • Tavern 42degrees South - 100 ft

              Address: Elizabeth Street Pier
              Phone: (03) 6224 7742

              66% likes this, based on 114 reviews

            • Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood - 200 ft

              Address: Constitution Dock
              Phone: 03 6234 3101

              66% likes this, based on 97 reviews

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              56

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartSomerset On The Pier

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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            Somerset On The Pier Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Somerset On The Pier

            Average guest rating

            7.8out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 49 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Rooms
            6.0
            Value
            7.0

            Guest reviews

            • Family with children
              8.8

              The view was awesome! We changed rooms in order to extend our stay and got to view the Taste of Tasmania sheds for the last night of theTaste, and then Constitution Dock and the Henry Jones building.

              Read reviews prior to booking re paper thin walls. Found this quite awkward when children (8-16) could clearly hear a couple in the bedroom next door clearly "enjoying" themselves.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Proximity to everything. The service from the staff at the apartments.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              The view was magic, the lights on the water at night the tall ships in the harbour, all breath taking. The location was central. The apartment was bright and modern and the room service made the stay a dream.

            • Single
              5.8

              The position for touring the city was excellent. Also the view from the window was interesting and ever-changing.

              The ventilation of the apratment was insufficient. The bedrooms were uncomfortably hot on the nights we stayed. Having digital tv available only on the upstairs tv was also inconvenient. There was nowhere for the two kids staying in the upstairs room next to the stairs, to place their clothes - insufficient storage.

            • Family with children
              9.4

              It was great, we really enjoyed our stay, the staff were absolutely lovely, being near the main part of hobart and the cruises and the view, lots of restaurants, rooms very warm, loved having the small kitchnette just right to cook up small snacks, porridge for breakfast or if we wanted we could run down and buy beautiful fish from the vans along the pier and make a salad back at the room.

              Walls too thin, could hear everything going on in the next room - also we had double bed which was 2 single beds pushed together. I prefer a double /queen/ king size bed without the ridge up the middle. Being a family with 2 adults and one older child in the evening we found it not so easy to relax as there was only a small couch which was not luxurious compared to the rest of the room and could only fit two people on it.

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              Well located and iconic water views. Staff were courteous wiyhout being friendly. The apartment was comfortable and well designed without being luxurious.

              It was noisy. The external noise from boats in the dock is a consequence of its location, but the noise from adjoining rooms was somewhat unsettling. The bedroom was on a mezzanine floor upstairs with the bathroom downstairs which was inconvenient during the night. The beds were too firm for our tastes and teh pillows uncomfortable. On Saturday night they were hosting two parties downstairs and the music was loud and unavoidable. Not what you'd expect for more than $400/night.

            • Family with children
              9.6

              I loved the location - so close to the city and especially the Salamanca Markets. Great pubs and restaurants all in easy walking distance. It was great looking out to the view of the boats on the wharf. Good accomodation for a family.

              The main bedroom got a bit hot at night and the extraction fan was too noisy to be left on all night. The normal ceiling fan helped though.

            • Family with children
              9.6

              We loved the location, it was extremely convienient, close to everything.. Any questions we had were answered promptly and efficeintly by the staff

              3 out of the 4 door passes did not work

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              location-views from the room are sublime! Cleaning staff were fantastic-so accomodating and efficient and friendly. Facilities were so complete-washer dryer, coffee plunger etc-all those thoughtful things. We loved the social sounds of people from the cafes below but it wasn't loud enough to bother us or disturb sleep.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              So close to everything and a good atmosphere .

            • Family with children
              6.2

              Location on the pier and view of the harbour

              Noise from surrounding rooms. For the price per night, we can expect not to be disturbed by neighbours.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Location was fantastic. Rooms were very clean and well serviced.

              I just feel for older people having the bedroom upstairs could be a problem.

            • Group of friends
              6.6

              Position with the water and boat views and the fantastic adjacent T2 restaurant

              I thought the price (I am a single traveller) for a non peak time stay and average rooms (esp upstairs bedroom, downstiats bathroom) was high

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Luxury and comfort in the rooms and close to all amenities.

            • Single
              10.0

              This is a great example of a apartment suites with a luxe hotel standard of service. All the balcony suites have an outstanding view of the habour.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Somerset On The Pier Hotel - Hobart Hobart location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Elizabeth Street Pier, Hobart, Australia, 7000

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Hobart
              2700 ft
            Airports
            • Hobart (HBA)
              9.6 mi
            Restaurants
            • Mures Upper Deck
              300 ft
            • Tavern 42degrees South
              100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              56

            Hotel Awards

            AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartSomerset On The Pier

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

            Use Badge