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Somerset on the Pier Hobart

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“great location”(242 reviews)
“balcony room”(19 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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4 Star Hotel
Housed in a conversion of a 1930s pier building, award-winning Somerset on the Pier is the epitome of old world charm mixed with contemporary style. Located on the shores of Hobart’s waterfront, each serviced apartment boasts beautiful panoramic views of the River Derwent and historic...
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Elizabeth St Pier, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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13.5 km to Hobart Airport
165 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Somerset on the Pier great location clean rooms helpful staff only thing they need is more car parks.Food in Hobart area is great organising days tour was easy the two markets we attended was great and look forward doing another holiday there.More

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Thank Marie B
Response from James H, General Manager at Somerset on the Pier HobartResponded 2 days ago

Dear Marie, Thank you so very much for taking the time to share your experience with us at Somerset on the Pier, Hobart!! It is always a pleasure to hear our guests have had such a delightful time exploring the Apple Isle while being comfortably...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We stay here when in Hobart and I've reviewed this hotel before, but, it has had a make-over and the rooms are even better. Upgraded bathrooms and bedrooms are super. Small touches like the free drink at the adjacent restaurant etc. lift the mood. Of...More

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Response from James H, Front Office Manager at Somerset on the Pier HobartResponded 27 January 2018

Dear AllanRosemary, Thank you for taking the time to share a review of Somerset on the Pier, Hobart, with our ever-expanding TripAdvisor community! It is lovely to hear that we could accommodate you comfortably and conveniently throughout your time with us again! It is always...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great location and a nice view but that's as good as it gets. The rooms are poorly finished. Very expensive for what you get. Parking a total joke - not explained well by an uninterested and not particularly friendly Katrina at the check in desk....More

Thank Sally P
Response from James H, General Manager at Somerset on the Pier HobartResponded 3 days ago

Good morning Sally P, Thank you again for leaving your feedback and taking the time to speak with me directly over the phone this morning. As discussed, we are in the planning stages of an internal refurbishment and do hope to have the pleasure of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed at Somerset on the Pier in Hobart Three times now, mostly in winter it’s the time they have The Festival of Voices and being a part of a big singing group we go each year. Somerset on the Pier is in walking distance...More

Thank Dholiday456
Response from James H, General Manager at Somerset on the Pier HobartResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dholiday456, Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to share another experience with us at Somerset on the Pier!! We love to hear that our return travelers continue to have such a wonderful time with us. We are very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this hotel is great being right on the water and a short walk from some great restaurants. The furnishings are a bit tired but the place is clean enough and the views are nice. The really bad issue (and one which means...More

Thank pugsfoodandrocknroll
Response from James H, General Manager at Somerset on the Pier HobartResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pugsfoodandrocknroll, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very privileged to be located on Hobart's bustling waterfront and are thrilled you could experience the breath taking views. However, we can understand your frustrations with our limited parking. This is...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
#15 Business Hotel in Hobart
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
#15 Business Hotel in Hobart
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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movedalot
19 February 2018|
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Response from RamTheWanderer | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We stayed for 3 nights when the weather was reasonably cool. Im not sure Hobart is the location for a 10 day stay. Besides, the bedroom on the loft can get warm with only a fan to help you out! I would definitely not... More
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Rod N
24 October 2016|
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Response from BrettN14 | Reviewed this property |
No secure parking for bikes or cars
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Cheryl N
6 February 2016|
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Response from Lance J | Reviewed this property |
The Sumerset has limited parking spaces in front of the main building, plus a couple along the pier next to the main entrance. Finding a parking space can be frustrating at first and the staff have some good tips on hoe to... More
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"Be aware there is no oven if you have a family planning to stay in and cook."
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"Rooms towards the end of the wharf are likely to be quieter"
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"No cleaning on Sunday."
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"I don't think theres a bad room!"
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