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“Clean budget accommodation”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Hobart Central YHA

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Hobart Central YHA
Ranked #38 of 52 Specialty Lodging in Hobart
London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Clean budget accommodation”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2013

Stayed in a double room for two nights. Clean room. Fresh towels each day. Excellent shower / bathroom facilities (great shower pressure & lots of hot water). Well equipped kitchen. Helpful & friendly staff. Downside - above a bar, so very loud music audible from below if staying on a Friday or Saturday night. Overall decent budget accommodation - I would stay again.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2013 via mobile

I'm not much of a backpacker, but stayed here and thought it was fantastic! The only downfall was the rude girl at the front desk. I stayed in a 6 bed room and there was space for everyone and their bags - the bathrooms were close an lots of them, never having to wait for a shower. A bigger kitchen would be nice as 2 people cooking at once was enough let alone more - overall lovely place

  • Stayed February 2013
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2013

Spacious dorms, lovely clean bathrooms, and most of the staff seemed nice and friendly. Really good location, 2 minutes to the waterfront, 2 minutes to the supermarket. Unfortunately there was only one small lounge area, and the kitchen was TINY for the number of people trying to use it.

Room Tip: Some rooms are over the bar, which can get noisy with the karaoke at weekends!
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled solo
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Burleigh Heads, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

Close to the waterfront,10 min walk to Salamanca. Woollies and shopping centre 5 mins away. Stayed in a private ensuite room was very big and comfortable. Would stay again great area and restaurants are very close

  • Stayed February 2013
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2013

Montgomery's is well located, it is clean and has friendly and capable staff, it has large 'single person' bathrooms which are more like a hotel than a hostel and yet it still falls short. The kitchen is amongst the smallest have seen, I was actually slightly shocked at just how small. It has no lift, only a narrow and steep staircase, which as previously pointed out, I feel to be potentially dangerous carrying a large backpack. Though the bathrooms are great, there aren't enough of them, and in the morning it can be a struggle to find a free one.

Despite looking great, for me there are far too many practical things that let down this hostel.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled solo
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2012

We had a double ensuite (# 21) with the bedroom being small but functional and the bathroom quite new. There was a fridge in our room but we used the common kitchen downstairs. It was well equipped but far too small for the crowds of people and it had no recycling at all - sad for a YHA hostel with their usual focus on sustainability.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2012

First off the staff at this hostel were all excellent, very friendly and helpful.

The were just two significant drawbacks however:
The kitchen was far too small for the number of people the hostel could accommodate and very poorly laid out.
It is on a main street and was therefore quite noisy till late and again early in the morning.

Also we were three adults in a family room with no ensuite and, while there was good storage there was only just about enough space to move about.

Overall it was a bit pricey for the facilites available, especially as we were informed that the prices were going up over the holiday period.

Room Tip: Ask for one off the main drag.
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Hobart Central YHA

Property: Hobart Central YHA
Address: 9 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #38 of 52 Specialty Lodging in Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hobart Central YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 63
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This very centrally located YHA hostel will help you enjoy the sights of Hobart. Walk to the harbour and Salamanca. Choice of multi-share and private rooms. ... more   less 
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