Somerset On The Pier Hotel - Hobart

ex. Oakford

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
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

A magnificent view over the river welcomes guests to Executive One-Bedroom Triple Room, Executive One-Bedroom Single Room and Executive Deluxe One-Bedroom Double Room with unique décor. Guests will admire views across the Derwent River from the rooms. They come with a toaster, a stove and a microwave as well as bathrooms with a bidet, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. The 24-hour restaurant serves dishes of local cuisine. Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood and Mures Upper Deck serve a selection of meals within 100 meters from the venue.

Services

Comforts like an elevator, free self parking and a baggage storage are provided on site.

Relax

The property offers cots and babysitting for guests checking in with children.

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

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Exercise gym

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Harbor view
  • Water view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • 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. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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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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Premium One-Bedroom Double Room
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    Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
    Size: 680 sq. feet
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        Size: 680 sq. feet
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                  Executive One-Bedroom Triple Room
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                      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

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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

                        Hotel Awards

                        AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHobartSomerset On The Pier

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                        Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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                        What's nearby

                        Tourist attractions

                        Popular areas

                        • City Center - 2300 ft

                        Convention centers

                        Shopping areas

                        Museums

                        Business areas

                        • Salamanca Market - 1000 ft

                        Golf courses and Country clubs

                        • Botanical Gardens - 5000 ft

                        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

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                        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

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