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Customs House Waterfront Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Murray Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Wallan, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here staff were friendly food great icy cold beer, room's ok need a little make over but clean access to all parts of Hobart wow, will comeback soon great views! Free wifi the best, I have worked in the industry for 18+ yrs good job guys!

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Capri, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was clean and neat. it was reasonably quiet and the food in this pub was awesome. It is a pub and that is what we expected. The location of this hotel was just so central to everything in Hobart. Salamanca market was a stones throw away, as was some of the historical parks and monuments that we wanted to... More

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Oslo
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50 reviews 50 reviews
39 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Customs House Hotel is a really good choice for Hobart. It is set very conveniently close to the harbour - next to the ferry to the MONA museum and the Salamanca market, and a good pick-up spot for all the day-tour options leaving from Hobart. The rooms are cosy, there is a laundry room for guest to use, free wifi,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We work in the accommodation industry and after a well earned break for a couple of weeks in Tasmania and arriving at Customs House, after seeing the beautiful harbour of Hobart, we were disappointed to find really second rate accommodation and write to worn you that you can get better value for your dollar in this city. The trip from... More

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous location right in the heart of the action. Divine service!! Couldn't find a fault. Lovely pub and the Manager was fantastic, really lovely guy. Breakfast was great to top it all off. I will definitely be back. A+

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Bendigo, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

What a gem. top location with access to all the good stuff Hobart has to offer including Salamanca Markets and the ferry trip to MONA. Excellent value rooms with a restaurant quality breakfast included. The bar and restaurant staff are very friendly, helpful and professional and the manager great. Unfortunately the receptionist on a weekend shift was pretty offhand but... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed at this Hotel on a recent holiday in Tasmania. It was fabulous. Great food, great service good wine selection. Nice rooms. Breakfast included in tarif. They had live local music in the front bar and the singer was very good. The manager was extremely dedicated.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A bargain. Lovely big room on the third floor with a fabulous view. Room 22. I recommend it highly. Perfect location. We met friendly locals in the bar each night who were good company. The hotel staff were lovely. We are already planing a return visit.

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tasmania
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84 reviews 84 reviews
25 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

After visiting Hobart so often not sure why I've never stayed here before. It's wonderful ambiance, price and opposite everything a tourist needs and even gives you free parking right on the waterfront. Room's really tastefully decorated and bathroom top notch too. Would recommend, but as it's in entertainment district, only if you use earplugs.

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Geelong, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

I want everyone to know, that if you are in Hobart, do yourself and whoever is with you, a huge favour, and visit this iconic and outstanding restaurant. I have eaten in a lot of fine restaurants both in Hobart and around Australia and my meal here is always of the highest quality. In fact I would go as far... More

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Address: 1 Murray Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Customs House Waterfront Hotel 3.5*
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Customs House Waterfront Hotel est 1846, located on Hobart's waterfront, walking distance to Salamanca, historic Battery Point and the CBD. This hobart Hotel has 23 rooms, 2 bars and a popular seafood restaurant and VUE. All Rooms have queen beds, internet access, fridge, hair dryers, ensuite bathrooms, tv, desk and coffee making facilities.Some rooms have views overlooking the waterfront & docks. This Hobart hotel is heritage listed, but has been upgraded to a 3.5star level, keeping many original features including it's convict stone walls.The restaurant is very popular selling the local seafood aswell as local meat and produce. Vue is our new cocktail lounge and is available for private functions. ... more   less 
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