Hobart Central YHA

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Hobart Central YHA

Hobart Central YHA is the most centrally located backpacker 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. 

After tickets to MONA (Museum of Old and New Art)? We sell them! Check out our MONA ticket and accommodation deal here.

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.


Shared Dorms

All shared rooms include:

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

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


  • Bar
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet/E-mail
  • Reading room
  • Television
  • Tour Desk


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Famous 5 Day Tasmania Tour

This is the original Tasmanian backpacker tour and the perfect way to see the best of the island state over 5 fun-filled days.
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Hobart, Port Arthur and Wineglass Bay

Short on time? Base yourself at Hobart YHA and spend 3 days exploring Port Arthur, Wineglass Bay, Mount Wellington and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

More about Hobart Central YHA

Hobart Central YHA has clean and comfortable private and shared 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.


85% customer rating, based on 2404 reviews
  • Good facilities and staff. Bit noisy.
    Heather W 5/12/2018
  • It was a great stay, perfectly located with so much to see and do at its surrounds.
    Harry V 20/11/2018
  • I really enjoyed my stay at YHA, continued best wishes to all
    Eleanor C 18/11/2018
  • The most friendly and kind receptionist we have ever met! A wonderfully centrally located hostel with all you need.
    Mark P 29/10/2018
  • Loved the staff, very friendly, and helpfull. Very down to earth... Very helpfull with tourist attractions and so on. Next time I am in Hobart I will stay theere again.
    Kim D 17/10/2018
  • Everything was remarkable and very helping and nice staff.
    Sonal B 23/09/2018
  • Perfectly positioned to enjoy and explore the wharf area and the Salamanca Markets on a Saturday morning. Friendly, helpful and informative staff.
    Helen R 12/09/2018
  • staff is so friendly and kind!
    Jumpei M 10/09/2018
  • I recommend Hobart YHA is a great place to stay - clean, safe and right in the center of Hobart
    Ivette M 19/08/2018
  • Absolutely loved it nice and friendly staff and very central to everything walking distance to the harbour
    Ashley S 12/07/2018

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Address: 9 Argyle Street
State: TAS, 7000
Email: hobartcentral@yha.com.au
Phone: (+613) 6231 2660
Hostel Manager: Nadia Fadel
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

8:00am to 10:00pm If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

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