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29 Trumpeter Street | Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Shipwright's Arms Hotel
Ranked #35 of 47 hotels in Hobart
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

arrived at shippies tonight for a meal - took ten minutes to get someone's attention to be seated, even though the place was barely half full. ordered our meals and waited an hour - no food. no one mentioning to us that there may be a delay. other groups got in, seated, fed and had left in the time we... More

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Hobart, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Good atmosphere within 5 minutes walking distance from Salamanca Place. In Battery Point close the old shipbuilding area and an old fashioned pub for the yachties. Fabulous meals (make a booking) good prices and the service is superb and friendly.

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Staying in Battery Point we decided to try the local pub for dinner. We went with fairly low expectations and sadly even these weren't met! We were shown to a table and then forgotten about. We should have given up then and left but as it was fairly quiet I went to the bar and asked for service. To give... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

If you want a beer, pub food or a sit down meal to relax in Tassie history then come here and enjoy. Walk around and look at the sailing and yachting history on the walls and roof. .. This is a must stop if your staying in battery point or just a time out while walking around the historic area.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

We dropped by early in the evening after a stroll around Battery Point and were lucky enough to get a table. The seafood chowder was incredible, fresh seafood in a delicate but creamy sauce. Great and friendly service.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Well located and enthusiastic staff. Dinner pricey but pretty good - perhaps it was because it was Sunday evening of holiday weekend. Nice area. Recommend walk around dock area and Salamanca - very neat

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

We had the most relaxed time here its a quieter area but a short walk to the city, salamanca and waterfront easily in 10 mins, the rooms are nice and have TVs and air/con, a breakfast room is also available. The very best Pub counter meal we had was here and the cheapest, it was divine!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Stayed 2 nights and LOVED it. Bar Staff were really friendly and helpful. Locals and visitors in the bar all friendly, great to have a yarn to. Ensuite rooms were very clean and big. Had dinner in the restaurant, great food!! Day room has tv and heaps of tourist brochures, magazines and books to read. Couldnt find laundry, not sure... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

A beautiful old pub with great meals. Lovely atmosphere with some great photos of Sydney to Hobart yachts around the walls. Enjoyed my two visits to this pub and can highly recommend a drop in if you are in Battery Point.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

We dined at Shippies Bistro this evening for a work Christmas Party. The Bistro was packed to the rafters: no problem with that, seemed like a good atmosphere. We would expect that a fully booked restaurant/bistro might have put extra staff on for the night - no such luck! Our booking was for 7pm, yet by 9pm our table still... More

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Address: 29 Trumpeter Street | Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Shipwright's Arms Hotel Hobart, Tasmania

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