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The Grand Old Duke

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The Grand Old Duke is a restored 1850's Georgian inn and offers luxury accommodation in the heart of Battery Point, Hobart. Located next to Arthur Circus, it's only a short stroll to Salamanca Market, local bakeries, restaurants and pubs. Furnished with antiques, The Grand Old Duke is a step back in time and offers a unique experience for your Hobart stay.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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Centrally Located
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Grand Old Duke is in a great location with everything historic at your fingertips. It has good heating which is important for Hobart even in summer. We stayed in the Cambridge suite which has a shared bathroom between two rooms - which can be...More

Thank SoniaM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed for two nights in the upstairs 'York' apartment. The rooms are spacious, with high ceilings and original features. We were very comfortable and the location itself is very handy - we walked everywhere - down to the Salamanca markets on the Saturday,...More

Thank Oliver S
Response from Ben H, Owner at The Grand Old DukeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review - you’ve identified many of the Grand Old Duke’s attributes and just why it’s such a great place to stay when in Hobart.

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Centrally located in charming Battery Point surrounded by historic homes. Walk to Salamanca Square, the docks, amazing restaurants & cafes. Our hosts were friendly, professional & very accommodating to our needs. I highly recommend The Grand Old Duke & would definitely stay here again,

Thank Tracy B
Response from Ben H, Owner at The Grand Old DukeResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you for your complimentary review. The Grand Old Duke has a character that fits well with staying in historic Hobart. We hope to see you again when you next visit.

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Super accommodating hosts of a lovely charming apartment, very spacious yet comfortable, warm, and filled with thoughtful amenities. Lovely location for exploring Hobart with the inlaws. Plenty of quaint shops, restaurants, markets for a relaxing weekend getaway. Definitely would stay again!

Thank Tree L
Response from Ben H, Owner at The Grand Old DukeResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your complimentary review and I'm very pleased you enjoyed staying at the Grand Old Duke - yes, the place has a certain charm that really fits well and enhances a Hobart visit

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Right in Battery Point close to good restaurants and pubs as well as a short stroll to Salamanca Market. Stayed in the upstairs York 2 bedroom apartment which was functional, well furnished and had terrific central heating. A couple of downsides. The bathroom needs some...More

Thank Christopher F
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28 June 2016|
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Response from Ben H | Property representative |
Hello, late check-out is sometimes available but is dependent upon the arrival of next guest as cleaning has to be done in the interim. Consequently, I'm unable to guarantee late check-out but luggage can be left in the... More
27 October 2015|
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Response from Ben H | Property representative |
G'day Graeme, You'll require two units - the Cambridge and Wellington are two interconnecting units. To free up the two apartments for your period would just require me to move a regular guest into the upstairs York... More
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"Tthere is unlimited on-street parking just to the left of the entrance to the property (close to Arthur..."
2 weeks ago
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"York room with great views and awesome vibes"
20 Jun 2018
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"Cambridge room perfect for a couple if you're going to be out and about during the day."
11 Mar 2018
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"We stayed in Wellington - Ground floor and easily accessible."
5 Mar 2018
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US$156 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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