Battery Point Guest House
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
TripAdvisor Reviews Battery Point Guest House Hobart
Travel Blogs from Hobart
... Australian state of Tasmania. Tasmania isn't like the other states, it's situated on an island south of Melbourne, it also looks nothing like the rest of Australia, it's covered in picturesque mountains, rainforest, lakes and waterfalls, it actually is more like New Zealand or even Scotland (excluding the rainforest and beautiful beaches) than it does Australia. Our trip started with a pint at the airport at 6am. Followed by a delayed take off that made us almost an hour ...
... feel about it. Quaint cottages and lovingly restored stately Victorian mansions crowd the surrounding hills as traffic moves 'slowly' through the main streets. I was sharply corrected by a local resident when I referred to Hobart as a city. "It's not a city mate its a town..long years ago it was built as a town and that's the way it'll always remain. We prefer to be the way we are and don't mind being referred to as Tas-maniacs. We're proud to boast the tallest building in Tasmania is ...
... constructed. The National Parks department had gone all out on this walk.
After descending about 200 or so steps we could see out past the forest. First we could see the track ahead of us, way down down below and way up on the other side. More impressive was the peninsula ahead where you could see to both sides of the cliff. Very very impressive.
As we wandered down the hill we met some of the walkers ...
... was crazy busy with locals, tourists, performers and live music. All of the cities we've been to so far have some kind of market at least one day of the week so we're creating quite the roster. That afternoon we had planned to go check out some caves and hot springs south of the city, but by the time we got our lives together we wouldn't have made it in time for the last tour. Instead we went 25 minutes down the road to Mount Wellington. We had been told to go, but had assumed it ...
... to see Thriller - the show of Michael Jackson music. We managed to get excellent tickets at a third of the price we would have paid in London and this made the treat of being entertained by great musicians and dancers. Note to self - must polish my moon-walk technique when back in the UK. Sunday 8 February St Kilda The big final day of the arts and music festival proved most enjoyable. With the streets closed and given over to stalls, entertainment and music even the six lane highways thronged with ...
Other places to stay in Hobart
51 - 53 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart | B&Bfrom $156
211 Macquarie St, Hobart | B&Bfrom $72
391 Sandy Bay Rd, Hobart | B&Bfrom $110
452 Elizabeth St, Hobart | B&Bfrom $132
80 New Town Road, Hobart | B&Bfrom $109