The Waratah Hotel

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Waratah Hotel

The Waratah Hotel

3.0 star property
Guests rated this property 3.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available
Murray Street, 272, Hobart, TAS, 7015

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationConstitution Dock18 min walk
  • Popular LocationSalamanca Market18 min walk
  • Popular LocationSalamanca Place19 min walk
  • AirportHobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.)15 min drive

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About this area


The Waratah Hotel is located in Hobart Central Business District, a neighbourhood in Hobart. Travellers who have shopping on the agenda can visit Salamanca Market and Salamanca Place. Caldew Park and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • 146 ArtSpace - 6 min walk
  • State Library of Tasmania - 7 min walk
  • Constitution Dock - 18 min walk
  • Salamanca Market - 18 min walk
  • Salamanca Place - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Tasmanian Transport Museum Station - 8 min drive
  • Hobart International Airport (HBA) - 15 min drive


  • Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Bar — 1 min walk
  • Templo - 3 min walk
  • Mother India Indian Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Shoebox Cafe - 4 min walk

About this property

The Waratah Hotel

3-star Hobart hotel in Hobart Central Business District, near Franklin Wharf
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and a meeting room are on-site. All 18 rooms offer free WiFi, microwaves and fans. Showers and free toiletries are also available to guests.
The Waratah Hotel offers 18 forms of accommodation with free toiletries and fans. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 5 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Fan
  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Shared kitchen access

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Check-in from 2:30 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: After hours check in is available at the Bottle-shop
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 5 per person (approximately)
  • A pet fee will be charged

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests travelling with children must book a private room. Dormitory rooms are restricted to guests age 18 or older.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Waratah Hobart
Waratah Hotel
Waratah Hotel Hobart
The Waratah Hotel Hobart, Tasmania
The Waratah Hotel Hotel
The Waratah Hotel Hobart
The Waratah Hotel Hotel Hobart

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 169 reviews
5 - Excellent 12%
Rating 4 - Good. 61 out of 169 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 56 out of 169 reviews
3 - Okay 33%
Rating 2 - Poor. 22 out of 169 reviews
2 - Poor 13%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 169 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness
The place met my requirement for somewhere relatively cheap with no frills but basically decent where I could stay during an intense period of work in Hobart. My only gripe would be that there was very often no-one around doing reception duties.
Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2019

1/5 Terrible

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Hot water was only available during the night. Toilet bowl was unclean.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

2/5 Poor

Icy cold showers
Great beer and food. Clean sheets, cold showers.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Basic back-packers 6 bed dorm. Staff were friendly and efficient
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019