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Battery Point

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6223 3186
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6223 3186
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an interesting old area of Hobart with some interesting old homes that are worth a view.The CSIRO facility destroys the views but it is a nice place.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not too much exciting stuff to see up here besides the historical houses but is very close to salamanca market so worth a look.

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely historic area to wander through. The houses vary from grand to humble weatherboard workers cottages. Pretty much without exception there were roses blooming in every garden, also lavender. The nineteenth century sandstone St George's church stands watch over all. The church was closed...More

Thank brandlyn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well of course in any trip to Hobart you should take a walk up here. See the cute and famous circle of houses at Arthur’s Circus. Grab a Coffee or lunch at the delightful bakery/ Coffee shop. Great service and great food. The pizza shop...More

Thank Bernadette W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice for a walk to see some of the historic parts of Hobart city on your way down to Salamanca Place.

Thank Mavrick232
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do go up to Battery point while you are in Hobart - walk thru Salamanca and do a loop up the hill from Salamanca, along Hampden Road, make sure you see Arthur’s Circus and grab a coffee at Jackman and McCross or one of the...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t have long so we drove round but we were very impressed by the area. Beautifully kept cottages and houses with lovely gardens. Worth a visit

Thank JennyLS48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If possible a walk around the streets of Battery point is fantastic. The views are great. Many of the original houses have been restored beautifully. The new architecturally designed homes are great as well.

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, some wonderful old houses and just the whole area is steeped in history. Stopped for a lovely coffee in the wee shopping area.

Thank Joan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Experience the beautiful top of mountain views of Hobart. Enjoy walking past the lovely house with rose gardens in the front of the house. While you are here, make sure you go to sample some delicious food from Jackson and Mcross bakery!!

Thank nnlal2017
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wan c
29 April 2017|
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Response from Rod T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure but is very close to town centre
4 September 2016|
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Response from Pieter v | Reviewed this property |
Take the hop on hop of bus it will take you to most off the highlights around town you'll see more than trying to do it on your own.
19 January 2015|
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Response from SuemMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift at St Ives Apartments in Battery Point