Travel & Accommodation

The University of Tasmania is located in the Hobart suburb of Sandy Bay. If travelling from interstate, you can catch the 10 Buck Bus from the airport, which has drop-off points in the suburb. A taxi from the airport to Sandy Bay costs approximately $50.

Accommodation options near the University can be found within Sandy Bay, central Hobart and the historic Battery Point. Below, you will find several possibilities, but there are many more to choose from.

Make sure to stay an extra night or two and include a visit to the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA; www.mona.net.au) and the Salamanca markets!

Location

Buses to UTas

Waterfront (restaurants and ferries to MONA)

UTas

Approx. price per night

Rating on Wotif

The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel
(Hobart)

<5 minute walk

5 minute walk

40 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

$150+

4 stars

Wrest Point Casino
(Sandy Bay)

< 5 minute walk

30 minute walk

15 minute walk

$120+

4 stars

Zero Davey - Boutique Apartment Hotel
(Hobart)

5 minute walk

5 minute walk

40 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

$125+

Self-rated 4 stars

Grosvenor Court Apartments
(Sandy bay)

n/a

20 minute walk, close to buses and Sandy Bay restaurants.

5 minute walk

$100+

4 stars

The Lenna of Hobart
(Battery Point)

10 minutes

5 minutes

30 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

$150+

4 stars

Hobart Hostel
(Hobart)

<5 minute walk

5 minute walk

40 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

Backpacker dorms $25+

Private rooms $70+

Self-rated 4 stars

Macquarie Manor Heritage Boutique Hotel
(Hobart)

<5 minute walk

5 minute walk

40 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

$90+

4 stars

Mayfair Plaza Motel Hobart
(Sandy Bay)

< 5 minute walk

20 minute walk, close to buses and Sandy Bay restaurants.

15 minute walk

$90+

4 stars

Travelodge Hobart
(Hobart)

<5 minute walk

5 minute walk

40 minute walk, 10 minute bus trip

$100+

3.5 stars