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Battery Point

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Small streets,lots of different architecture and shops tucked in between a location of historical importance

Thank 801tanya2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wander from Salamanca through Princes Park, drink at The Shipwrights Arms, visit Narryna and Markree heritage museums and walk on Short Beach. Then see the yachts at The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, catch the art at The Derwent Sailing Squadron, then stroll to Pier...More

Thank Jen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're unsure what to do one afternoon in Hobart start walking through these streets and you'll quickly be enthralled and filled with house envy. Some of the houses are simply fantastic and are sure to make you wish you had your own little cottage...More

Thank jamesdunn93
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply walk! And walk and walk! Miles of stunning old cottages & homes. Saunter through the famous Arthur's Circus and admire the cute little early European settler homes. Battery Point is scattered with Cafes, Barber Shop, quaint Pubs & some excellent places to eat that...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming old area of Hobart has lovely mixture of homes and buildings dating back to the 1800s. Check out the cafes - best one is Jackman and McRoss.

Thank Thredbofan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The colonial architecture of Battery Point is an excellently preserved living example of an era long ago. While so incredible historic, this is primarily a living part of Hobart which you can be fortunate enough to share for a few minutes,hours or days.

Thank Hop3fullyL0st
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the wander around. Follow the low road from Salamanca Place. Feast your eyes on marvellous colonial architecture and views of the river. Lots of little shops and restaurants to choose from. With Google Maps as your guide turn it into a circuit and...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love architecture this is a must. The houses are just beautiful as are the offices that now use them.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such amazing old buildings from yester years. I loved talking pics and the walk around the area. A must for everyone visiting

Thank Saintjoan2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This short walk from Salamanca is full of lovely colonial homes and cute shops. There are some nice restaurants for dinner and the view of both the mountain and the river are lovely from here.

Thank Louise R
Nearby Restaurants
Da Angelo Ristorante
1,458 reviews
.27 km away
Jackman & McRoss
1,466 reviews
.33 km away
Machine Laundry Cafe
726 reviews
.37 km away
Blue Eye
778 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Salamanca Market
2,923 reviews
.49 km away
Salamanca Arts Centre
299 reviews
.35 km away
Narryna Heritage Museum
91 reviews
.48 km away
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wan c
29 April 2017|
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Response from Rod T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure but is very close to town centre
4 September 2016|
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Response from 1Linron | Reviewed this property |
Yep the Red Decker which leaves from the tourist information office. 35$ for a day or $40 for 2 days per person. I posted a review with photos if you want to take a look. Hope you find them helpful. 1 Linrob
19 January 2015|
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Response from SuemMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift at St Ives Apartments in Battery Point