Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Hobart

Enjoy the museums and other features of Hobart. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. Salamanca Market and Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Hobart

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hobart a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Moorilla Estate (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Tasmania Golf Club (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hobart

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Hobart is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Franklin Square (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Brooke Street Pier (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Caldew Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hobart

Fly into Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hobart?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 254 holiday lettings around Hobart. From 84 flats & apartments to 14 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hobart? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hobart. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Salamanca Place: 340 holiday lettings
  • 146 ArtSpace: 340 holiday lettings
  • Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts: 340 holiday lettings
  • Sullivan's Cove: 341 holiday lettings
  • Penitentiary Chapel Historic Site: 342 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hobart listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Hobart?

Yes, of course. offers 84 Flats in Hobart. Our other popular types of Hobart holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 125 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hobart?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Hobart. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.