Somerset on the Pier, located within an award-winning restored waterfront landmark originally built in the 1930s, offers stunning panoramic views of the Derwent River, Hobart's waterfront and the historic Sullivan Cove.
Located on Elizabeth Street Pier, your residence is about three minutes walk away from the Central Business District.
Lining the Hobart waterfront are several pubs and historic buildings, including the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and Constitution Dock. Near Constitution Dock, you can choose to dine at one of the fine seafood restaurants or purchase the day's freshest catch from the local fishermen.
Every year, after Christmas, the dock is evacuated to make room for participants in the famous 'Sydney to Hobart yacht race', arguably the finest blue-water ocean classic in the world. Further along the waterfront, at Sullivan Cove, discover the many antique stores, unique Tasmanian craft studios and galleries.
Somerset on the Pier, a non-smoking residence, offers you the pleasures of crisp, clean air within the comforts of your residence and opportunities to explore Hobart's natural beauty, charm and heritage from one of Australia's most picturesque ports.
Should you have any query or require assistance, approach our friendly reception, available 24 hours each day. Our function and conference centre is available for any event: business presentations, trade displays and even major conferences.
After a day of hard work, take some weight off your mind and unwind with friends at the on-site cafe, restaurant or bar, or simply select your favourite movie at the complimentary DVD library and have a movie night within the comforts of your residence.
Hobart, the capital city of Tasmania, Australia, is situated on the shores of the River Derwent. Its urban centre is located alongside a deep water port dotted with historic buildings. Hobart's Constitution Dock has the finest seafood restaurants and is the destination port for the world famous 'Sydney to Hobart' yacht race.
Hobart Metro runs bus services within the Hobart area with most buses terminating near the main post office on Elizabeth Street and also in Macquarie Street and Franklin Square. Bus information is available from the Metroshop inside the General Post Office on Elizabeth Street.
There is also a ferry service that offers transport to a number of sights around Hobart working on a hop on hop off basis. The Wrest Point Wanderer travels between 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The most economic way to get around Hobart's city centre is on foot! As most attractions and destinations are within close proximity to each other, they are easily accessible by foot.
Taxis or self drive transport are options when you have less time or wish to travel further from the city. There is an excellent bus service in the city that connects all the places of interest. The Airporter Shuttle Bus provides regular service to the city and major hotels.
- Business Centre
- Disabled Friendly
- Guest Parking
- Tour Desk
- Conference Facilities
- Kitchen Facilities
- Internet Access
- Iron in Rooms
- Hair Dryer in Room
- Bar Fridge
- Alarm Clock
- Pay for view Movies
- Cable TV
- Tea/Coffee Facilities
Somerset On The Pier Information Summary
Somerset on the Pier is conveniently located just a few minutes walk from Salamanca Place, Battery Point, Cruise centres, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Constitution Dock, Sullivan's Cove, Hobart's central business district and its finest restaurants and cafes.