Transit Backpackers

Address: 251 Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania, 7000, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 251 Liverpool Street, Hobart, is near Salamanca Place, Savoy Baths & Day Spa, Shopping in Hobart, and Sub-Antarctic Plant House.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsTransit Backpackers Hobart

    Reviewed by romilein

    Noisy and dirty

    Reviewed Jan 14, 2011
    by (3 reviews) Munich , Germany Flag of Germany

    Not a good place for a relaxing stay, it's crowded, the rooms are stuffed with bunks and the kitchen and toilets are very dirty. Therefore it's cheap and has a good location near the town centre of Hobart.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

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    A travel blog entry by gypsyfeet on Apr 11, 2014

    1 comment, 22 photos

    ... the mod cons, like iPod connections etc. You don't even need a gps to get around these days, as it's just an app on your phone.

    Last night we wandered down to Salamanca Place where the hip bars are. We had a drink in the James Squire pub. Very nice beer on tap, and some delicious local whisky as well. The highlight though was the happy easy going crowd. It's only when you get away from busy Sydney to somewhere a bit smaller and quieter you quickly notice the ...

    Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

    A travel blog entry by thecurries2012 on Feb 10, 2014

    281 photos

    ... through the seaweed and below the boat. We were very lucky to spot a wobbegong (carpet shark) and also a magnificent eagle ray just swooping under the boat. I could have quite happy just sat in the boat all the day, but for a change we had places to go and people to see. An old friend of Tim’s, Taye, lives in Coles Bay just down the coast from Bicheno and was making a weekly trip to the shops so we caught up for a coffee and a cake. Taye gaves us a tour of the ...

    Last Day in Hobart

    A travel blog entry by mike_margaret on Feb 03, 2014

    14 photos

    ... discounted to $15 as we had been on the tour. Mike chose the Black Trevally (which was the fish of the day) with chips and salad and Margaret chose the Stout Beef Pie with chips and salad.

    Well satisfied we drove out to the Cadbury Chocolate factory for dessert! After paying a small entrance fee we were each given a bag with a sample of of us finished them all before the end of the short video on the process ...

    Day 43 - Bruny Island

    A travel blog entry by ambro0 on Jan 09, 2014

    14 photos

    ... to the tip of North Bruny to finish exploring this part of the world. Points of interest along the way included Dennes Point, Killora, Barnes Bay, Apollo Bay and then back down towards South Bruny. We stopped at Get Shucked Oysters for lunch. Here we shared a tasting platter which included Oysters Kilpatrick, Oysters in wonton wrappers, asian oysters, oysters natural and dipping ...

    Day 2 - Hobart- visit to Mt Wellington

    A travel blog entry by kerrier on Oct 13, 2013

    2 photos

    ... nights dinner was nice & room wuss nice, clean & modern. Booked out10am, paying an extra $1.50 for our bag of nuts. Off to woolies to pickup a few necessities for our day travel to Strahan & stops along the way. Off to MtWellington, beautiful lookout & reaching top very windy & snowing, (compared to very hot day in Sydney). Left Mt ...