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

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

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

Massage

Spa center

Overview

The 4-star hotel Somerset On The Pier provides an en-suite accommodation and gives a quick access to Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, which is around 250 meters away. Since 1997, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Hobart.

The property lies within 350 meters from Parliament House. Nestled in the business district and 1 km from the city center.

Enclosed by a museum, a gallery and a cathedral, the hotel offers a magnificent view over the river.

The property enjoys central location within a 25-minute drive to Hobart airport.

Rooms

Somerset On The Pier Hotel features rooms with a bright interior that come with free wireless internet, climate control, a dressing room, a sitting area and a writing desk for a pleasant stay in Hobart. Many guestrooms offer views of the Derwent River . In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave, a stove and a toaster.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. Guests will enjoy fine meals at the 24-hour restaurant serving local cuisine. Serving a wide range of dishes, Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood and Mures Upper Deck can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

Car and limousine rental services are also provided.

Relax

Somerset On The Pier Hotel offers a tennis court and a golf course to ensure guests' comfortable stay.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 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
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Grocery shopping 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
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center
  • 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
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
All children
3 - 7 years
Extra bed FREE
All children
8 - 18 years
Extra bed AUD 50
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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

Hotel Awards

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

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Rooms and availability

Premium Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Premium Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Premier One-Bedroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Premier Two-Bedroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Premier Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Somerset On The Pier photos Room
Premier Apartment
Harbor view
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 King-size bed, 1 Super King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Cordless phone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Free movies/video
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

APARTMENT PREMIER ONE BEDROOM. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Executive Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Family

Somerset On The Pier photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive Family Apartment
Water view
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Cordless phone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Free movies/video
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Executive One-Bedroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Deluxe|One Bedroom Executive 2 Single Beds(with extrabed)

Executive One-Bedroom King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|One Bedroom Executive King (with extra bed)

Executive One-Bedroom Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Executive One-Bedroom Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple room

Somerset On The Pier photos Room
Executive One-Bedroom Apartment
Water view
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Cordless phone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Free movies/video
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

APARTMENT EXECUTIVE ONE BEDROOM. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Botanical Gardens5000 ft

Popular areas

Convention centers

Shopping areas

Museums

Theaters

Public parking

  • University of Tasmania1.4 mi

Local attractions

  • South Hobart1.1 mi
    Hobart, Hobart
  • North Hobart1.2 mi
    Hobart, TAS, Hobart
  • Sandy Bay1.5 mi
    Hobart, Hobart
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens1.3 mi
    Queens Domain, Hobart
  • Tasman Bridge1.4 mi
    Tasman Highway, Hobart

Near the hotel

  • Maritime Museum of Tasmania600 ft
    Corner Davey & Argyle Streets, Hobart
  • Wapping1000 ft
    Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia
  • Narryna Heritage Museum2200 ft
    103 Hampden Road, Hobart
  • Queens Domain3900 ft
    Hobart, TasmaniaAustralia
  • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery800 ft
    5 Argyle Street, Hobart
  • St. David's Cathedral1300 ft
    125 Macquarie Street, Hobart
  • Markree House Museum & Garden2200 ft
    145 Hampden Road, Hobart

Restaurants nearby

  • Mures Upper Deck300 ft

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

    60% likes this, based on 384 reviews

  • Asian Gourmet on the Pier200 ft

    Address: Elizabeth Street Pier
    Phone: +613 6224 4428

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

  • Atlas Espresso300 ft

    Address: 2/18 Elizabeth Street

    96% likes this, based on 22 reviews

  • Tavern 42degrees South100 ft

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

    66% likes this, based on 114 reviews

  • Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood200 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

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