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10 Best Hotels in Sandy Bay

Wrest Point
4.5 out of 5
410 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay, TAS
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2.08 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (2,169 reviews)

"we found the hotel central and easy to get everywhere we wanted to go. The only problem is getting our room and some of the staff in the Birdcage were rude"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Wrest Point
Doctor Syntax Hotel
4 out of 5
139 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay, TAS
The price is AU$90 per night
3.18 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (551 reviews)

"It is a fun quirky location. You are surrounded by lots of things to walk to. It is not a typical check in process, but they are very helpful and friendly. I highly recommend this hotel for trips to Hobart."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Doctor Syntax Hotel
Bay Hotel Apartments
3 out of 5
123-127 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay, TAS
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The price is AU$85 per night
3.22 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,060 reviews)

"Good layout of rooms .Good working air condition. Slightly noisy from the main road .Good price in good location."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Bay Hotel Apartments
Motel 429
4 out of 5
429 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay, TAS
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The price is AU$140 per night
1.67 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (900 reviews)

"Great motel! It has a very nice kitchen with microwave, kettle, stove and toaster, so it's very easy and comfortable to cook there. It has a lot of space. A little bit far from the city and Salamanca market. The nearest Coles is 20 min. walking, but there is a convenient shop which opens 24 hours ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Motel 429
4 out of 5
17 Gregory Street, Sandy Bay, TAS
The price is AU$110 per night
2.97 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (108 reviews)

"I found the accommodation quite comfortable and very clean."…"

Reviewed on 18 Feb. 2020

Grosvenor Court Apartments Hobart
4 out of 5
42 Grosvenor Street, Sandy Bay, TAS
The price is AU$109 per night
2.96 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (412 reviews)

"Nice, clean property in a lovely location, close to nice cafes, restaurants and shops."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Grosvenor Court Apartments Hobart
Sunny Sandy Bay Apartment
4 out of 5
23B McAulay Road, Sandy Bay, TAS
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1.5 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)

"The house is clean and in a good/quite location. All essential amenities and household things are provided. The only downside things are:- 1. Air conditioning temperature cannot be adjusted. 2. Only one toilet in the house. Inconvenient for big family."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Sunny Sandy Bay Apartment
Sandy Bay Sensation
4.5 out of 5
567 Sandy Bay Rd, Sandy Bay, TAS
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0.3 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)

"Luxary house with nice view. I would come again to same house with such view."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb. 2019

Sandy Bay Sensation
At Eleven
3.5 out of 5
Randall Street, Sandy Bay, TAS
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3.21 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)

"Cute little cottage in a lovely quiet location. Having to park on the street and the owner living on the premises isn't mentioned in the description."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb. 2020

At Eleven
Apartment With Spectacular River Views
479 Churchill Ave, Unit 2, Sandy Bay, TAS
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0.68 km from city centre
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Accommodation in Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay is a walkable, family-friendly neighbourhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and cafés. In addition to its friendly people, the neighbourhood has many charming qualities. Book your hotel now and use Sandy Bay as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Sandy Bay.

Sightseeing around Sandy Bay

Some top local attractions include the museums, historic landmarks, and wineries. For cultural attractions, head to Narryna Heritage Museum, Australian Army Museum Tasmania, and Markree House Museum and Garden. Some landmarks that can't be missed include St. George's Anglican Church, Salamanca Place, and St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Hobart Aquatic Centre, Subantarctic Plant House, and Richmond Maze will provide enjoyment for the whole family.

Shopping and taking a tour are a couple of popular activities in the area. Mount Nelson Lookout, Franklin Square, and Caldew Park are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. A shopping trip to Salamanca Market and Eastlands Shopping Centre might be just what you need for some retail therapy. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Sullivans Cove, Mona Ferry Terminal, and Hobart Cruise Terminal.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Cascade Brewery, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and Mt. Wellington. You can also stop by Long Beach, Wrest Point Casino, and University of Tasmania.

Getting around Sandy Bay

If you want to explore what's across the water, take a ferry from the port.

The Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.) airport is 15.4 km (9.6 miles) from Sandy Bay.

Frequently asked questions

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sandy Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best options available in Sandy Bay.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Sandy Bay?
Based on reviews, Bay Hotel Apartments is a popular 3-star aparthotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and laundry facilities. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Wrest Point and Mayfair Plaza Motel.
What's the best place to stay for families in Sandy Bay?
Motel 429 is a top 4-star property on Expedia for families, and features free parking and laundry facilities. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Doctor Syntax Hotel and Merrebe’s. Also, attractions in the area such as Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Hobart Aquatic Centre are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Sandy Bay?
Wrest Point is a favourite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and a beachfront restaurant.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Sandy Bay?
Wrest Point is a 4.5-star hotel with 4 restaurants and 5 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What's the best hotel if you'd like to visit the local casinos in Sandy Bay?
Wrest Point is a top 4.5-star hotel featuring a casino and 4 restaurants.
What is the best spa hotel in Sandy Bay?
Wrest Point is a top luxury spa hotel featuring 4 restaurants, 5 bars, a casino and an indoor pool. Treat yourself to a deep-tissue massage at the on-site spa.
How is it to stay in Sandy Bay?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Sandy Bay, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants, casinos and shopping. Welcoming and walkable, this city attracts tourists with its beaches and bars. Salamanca Place, Salamanca Market and Hobart Cruise Terminal are some of the top sights around the area. In Sandy Bay, there are 41 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Sandy Bay?
The natural setting is picturesque, in particular the beaches, with places to see including Long Beach and Derwentwater Beach Reserve. Additionally, you’ll find Salamanca Place and Salamanca Market in the area.
What's the weather like in Sandy Bay?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 9°C. Average annual rainfall for Sandy Bay is 524 mm.

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