Sitting alongside Hobart's waterfront, the historic Henry Jones Art Hotel offers luxurious rooms offering water or courtyard views. The hotel is set in a row of renovated 1820s warehouses and a former IXL jam factory. It offers a restaurant and a bar and boasts a variety of original artworks throughout the property.Henry Jones Art Hotel is situated beside Victoria Dock, offering views of Mount Wellington and Fisherman's Wharf. It is 2 minutes' from Salamanca Place and Hobart CBD (Central Business District).Each of the air conditioned guest rooms offers a king-size bed, a flat-screen TV and a DVD player. Each includes a private bathroom featuring European stainless steel fittings and glass and sandstone walls. Some bathrooms also offer a free-standing spa bath.Guests can enjoy a drink at The IXL Long Bar and fresh local produce is on the menu at Henry's Restaurant. The glass-covered courtyard offers a café-style menu. Facilities include 24-hour room service, free on-site parking and a tour desk.
Hobart is the capital of Tasmania in Australia. The main gateway to the city is Hobart International Airport (HBA), which provides links from other major cities in Australia. The airport isn’t located too far from the downtown area and can be conveniently accessed by taxi.
One of the most popular tourist attractions in Hobart is the Salamanca Market. At the market, locals sell handicrafts and other local products every Saturday morning. The hundreds of stalls at the market also sell snacks and locally grown produce. As its name infers, the market is located in Salamanca Place. Other attractions in Hobart include the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, the Playhouse Theatre, and Theatre Royal, which is the oldest theater in Australia.
Hobart experiences pleasant weather all year round. During the spring, the Tulip Festival takes place at the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, which are also home to a wide variety of Tasmanian plants and trees. Other natural attractions include Sullivan’s Cove and Mount Wellington.
The Cascade Brewery was established in 1824 and is located in South Tasmania. At the brewery, visitors can sample different types of local beers and even non-alcoholic beverages. The brewery is an excellent place to spend an afternoon.
Whether you come to Hobart for business or vacation, there are hotels available to accommodate all types of visitors. Hotels in Hobart range from business hotels to youth hostels.