COVID-19: Safe stay measures are being taken at all of our hostels and YHAs are following all relevant State based travel restrictions.
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Hobart Central YHA

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Hobart Central YHA

COVID-19: A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practises. More information can be found here.

During this period Hobart Central YHA has arranged to provide low cost, good quality accommodation on a daily and weekly basis in private rooms and co-living rooms at reduced occupancy. Check out our weekly and monthly rates under our SPECIALS tab or call the hostel directly to find out more on (+613) 6231 2660. and save*.

Hobart Central YHA is the most centrally located traveller accommodation in Hobart, only one block from the city's waterfront. The hostel is an easy walk to the MONA museum ferry at Constitution Dock, Salamanca Place and a multitude of bars, restaurants and cafes. 

Hobart is the ideal base to explore some of  Tasmania's incredible natural wonders. Check out out tours page for loads of great offers or come and see us for expert local advice and the best way to see our beautiful island.

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Wi-Fi, heating, & lockers
  • Access to communal kitchen & reading room

Option up:

  • Ensuites, TV, & fridge
  • Tea & coffee

Co-living Rooms

All co-living rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light
  • Wi-Fi, heating, & lockers (except 4 share female rooms)
  • Access to communal kitchen & reading room

Family Rooms

Family rooms include:

  • Double bed single bunk
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning

Optional Extras:

  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • TV (ensuite rooms only)
  • Bar fridge (ensuite rooms only)
  • Tea and Coffee (ensuite rooms only)


  • Bar
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet/E-mail
  • Reading room
  • Television
  • Tour Desk
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property


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Famous 5 Day Tasmania Tour

The original Tasmania backpacker tour and the perfect way to see the best of this amazing island state over 5 epic days. Includes two nights at Hobart Central YHA for before and after your tour.
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3 Day Hobart, Port Arthur and Wineglass Bay Package

Base yourself at Hobart YHA and spend 3 days exploring the must- sees; Port Arthur, Wineglass Bay, Mount Wellington and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

More about Hobart Central YHA

Hobart Central YHA has clean and comfortable private and co-living rooms, a social/lounge room with TV, communal cooking facilities and fabulous, friendly staff ready to help you with loads of local tips and tour bookings.

MONA Hobart is an absolute must see when visiting Tasmania. This Museum of Old and New Art is like nothing else in the world. Be sure to save a full day for the MONA experience. There are also loads of great bar and dining opportunities, whiskey distilleries, local markets, nearby bushwalks, scenic Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Derwent River.


90% customer rating, based on 3204 reviews
  • It's a home away from home
    Brianne B 20/12/2020
  • Location, location, location. Staff are also exceptional and have always made our stays here memorable for the right reasons.
    David S 8/12/2020
  • Best hostel in Hobart. Great location, always clean and dorm floors are quiet. The manager is lovely. There's heating and private bathrooms which is rare for hostels.
    Clara M 2/12/2020
  • The staff were lovely and all of our need were met with exceptional service. Would definitely return if staying in Hobart again.
    Hayden G 2/12/2020
  • Great, comfy hostel and really nice staff! Always a great experience with YHA.
    Maria P 18/10/2020
  • Excellent and welcoming staff. Felt like my home
    Bishant K 21/09/2020
  • I loved staying here and will be booking again very soon. Thank You so much for your kindness
    Lucan D 6/09/2020
  • Pleasant,cozy and quiet. Great value and central location. Would definitely recommend
    Zane D 28/07/2020
  • It was great
    Chloe H 13/07/2020
  • Nice peaceful place nice atmosphere.
    Mark C 14/06/2020
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Address: 9 Argyle Street
State: TAS, 7000
Phone: (+613) 6231 2660
Hostel Manager: Nadia Fadel
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

New hours: 8am - 9pm If arriving after 9pm, please call the number located on the front door to speak to the night supervisor.

Check in 2pm-9pm - If arriving outside of these hours please contact the hostel directly.
Check out until 10:00am daily
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