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This Hobart backpacker accommodation is in prime position to take advantage of everything Hobart has to offer! Attached to Hobart Central YHA is the pub Tom McHugos - stop by for delicious, value-for-money meals. The bars and restaurants at Salamanca Place are filled with locals and backpackers alike, especially in summer.
It's a beautiful walk from the hostel along the foreshore to Constitution Dock, Salamanca Markets and the historic homes of Battery Point. If you're interested in art, both the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and the Salamanca Arts Centre are a short walk from the hostel and the Museum of Old and New Art - also known as MONA - is just a ferry ride away.
Hobart is the ideal base to explore some of Tasmania's natural wonders. Drive to the top of Mount Wellington or hike to one of the lookout points for 360 degree panoramic views of Hobart, be swept away by the beauty of Maria Island National Park, walk among the tree tops on the Tahune Forest Air Walk or visit the Southwest National Park - the largest national park in Tasmania for rugged coastal views and an abundance or native wildlife.
Our friendly reception staff can help you organise one day and multi-day tours. Whether you want to visit Port Arthur, Bruny Island, kayak around Hobart or explore the rest of this amazing state,we can help you plan your ultimate Tasmanian holiday.
Love it or hate it, you'll never forget MONA - Museum of Old and New Art. Tickets and info available at reception.
Experience a whisky and distilled spirits guided tasting at the very cool and cosy Lark Distillery's cellar door.
Take a Metro bus to Fern Tree and hike the Pinnacle track to the summit for INCREDIBLE views.
Kick back, get cosy and enjoy a free movie and popcorn in our lounge room every Monday night.
Explore these famous, bustling markets every Saturday morning - tasting samples are generally FREE!
Awesome, free and straight across the road - what's not to like!