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Lakeville, MN
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Somerset is located on Elizabeth Street Pier in downtown Hobart. We had a 1BR + loft unit sleeping 4 comfortably. The unit has 2 floors with sleeping upstairs. The bedrooms get a little warm upstairs as the AC is located in the living room. Great location for eateries, tours, walking, or boating. Kitchen was adequate for our needs using only...

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Gatton, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent 4 nights in an "Executive 1 Bedroom Apartment" and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Great views over the city, harbour, and up to Mount Wellington. It is very handy to the CBD and lots of cafes and restaurants...all only a few minutes walk. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable...we will definitely be coming back!!!

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Cheltenham
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is my second time staying at Somerset on the Pier. Loved it the first time and wasn't disappointed! It is so close to everything, within walking distance of Salamanca Place and many great places to eat. The balcony was great, sitting there with a champagne and cheese platter looking out across the water. The rooms are spacious and clean...

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Shannon R, Marketing Officer at Somerset on the Pier Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Joanne S, Thank you for your lovely review and thank you for your returned stay. I’m so glad that your recent visit was just as good as it was the first time you remembered it. I’m sorry you felt the beds were a little on the firm side. I hope this is not enough to deter you from staying...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is right on the pier with great views. The split level rooms are great. there is a decent kitchenette but never used it. it very convenient for Salamanca and waterfront. The rooms are spacious bed is up a number of stairs.

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Shannon R, Marketing Officer at Somerset on the Pier Hobart, responded to this review

Dear RPT-35, Thank you for sharing your review with our TripAdvisor community. We’re so pleased that you enjoyed your loft-style Apartment and that you were comfortable throughout your stay. Should you stay with us again, we’d love to invite you to sign up and become an Ascott Online Advantage member. This way, you can enjoy seasonal promotions at any Somerset,...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Somerset on The Pier is located in a wonderful central location, conveniently located opposite the pier where the MONA ferry departs. The apartments are spacious and very well appointed. The bedroom is in the mezzanine above the living room. What we loved was the balcony with large sliding doors, where you could relax in the afternoon and watch the...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent 4 days and couldn't ask for a better place to stay! The unit was nicely furnished and very comfortable. The washer and dryer in the second bathroom was a god send. Staying here in the middle of the dock area was central to everything. We parked the car and only used it once in four days...walked everywhere else....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is perfect, the hotel is brilliantly located, the view is spectacular and the amenities are exactly what you want. Sitting on the balcony overlooking Constitution dock os a wonderful experience. Recommend to couples, families or business travellers.

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Shannon R, Marketing Officer at Somerset on the Pier Hobart, responded to this review

Dear MarkyJ74, We’re delighted to learn that you thoroughly enjoyed your recent visit at Somerset on the Pier. Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. The next time you do visit (and we hope that you do) we’d love to invite you to sign up and become an Ascott Online Advantage member. This way, you...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed Hobart and nearby for 4 days in Feb. We loved this apartment so much with its nice view at the sea, our children were even more excited when they see the long staircase linked the sitting room to the bedrooms. It locates very near to the cafes (but we could not hear any noise at all! Our rooms...

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Dear Bobo631, Thank you for your kind words. We’re so pleased that you had such a lovely time in Hobart recently. Thank you for highlighting some of our major features. I’m glad that your children were particularly impressed by your spacious loft-style Apartment. I trust that you were able to take advantage of our wonderful location and had plenty of...

sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for a bit of luxury after a long wet 6 day walk and weren't disappointed. I've stayed here before and wasn't disappointed this time. We had an extra bed for the third member of our group. The staff were very helpful. The room was clean and the view engaging. The bathroom is large with a washing machine...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our serviced apartment was clean, well appointed, quiet an superbly located close to a multitude of restaurants, Salamanca Place and the tourist harbour. Off street parking easy to access and free. Wifi free and excellent. Some apts had beds upstairs but bathroom downstairs, we stayed in apt 24 with full bathroom downstairs with washing machine and dryer and shower over...

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Shannon R, Marketing Officer at Somerset on the Pier Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Patricia F, Thank you for your lovely review. I was delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at Somerset on the Pier. You’re right in that we are completely spoilt when it comes to the restaurants and bars that surround us. I trust that you were able to follow your nose and discover some of Hobart’s great...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somerset on the Pier is an award-winning transformation of an early 1930s pier building, incorporating clean, striking lines of modern architecture with the historic exterior of a waterfront landmark. Each apartment features unrivaled panoramic water views of the River Derwent, Hobart's waterfront and historic Sullivans Cove. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerset on the Pier Hobart

Address: Elizabeth St Pier, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Oakford)
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Price Range: ₹ 10,763 - ₹ 25,003 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Somerset on the Pier Hobart 4.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Somerset On The Pier, Hobart Hotel Hobart
Somerset On The Pier Hobart Tasmania
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
#15 Business Hotel in Hobart
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“It's worth paying a little extra for the rooms with a balcony, preferably the rooms 45 - 53 which are further out on the water.”
 of 5 bubbles JoanneS468, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Did not have mini bar price list.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkyJ74, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing Salamanca should be quieter (as the other side have windows on top of the cafes)”
 of 5 bubbles Bobo631, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Water view rooms are lovely -- balcony can be a little loud over the restaurants”
 of 5 bubbles Mom2110, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The bedroom is upstairs, so take care when descending in the early hours for a bathroom visit”
 of 5 bubbles alanfH8323DC, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
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