Stay in the heart of Hobart Excellent location – show map

Hobart Central YHA is located only one block from Hobart's waterfront and the airport shuttle bus stop. This property features a tour desk, a shared kitchen and a reading/study area.

Private rooms include a TV, a heater, tea/coffee making facilities and a private bathroom. Shared rooms feature comfortable beds and offer access to shared bathroom.

The hostel features coin-operated laundry, luggage and bike storage facilities.

Free weekly activities are offered to guests.

Hobart Central YHA is located across the road from the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. It is also less than 10 minutes' walk from the historic Salamance Place.

This is our guests' favorite part of Hobart, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Hobart Central YHA has been welcoming guests since Apr 7, 2016
Hotel chain/brand: Youth Hostels Association

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Hobart, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Hobart Central YHA

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    If you wish to lock up your belonging then you will need to provide your own lock. If you don't have one you can purchase one from reception.
    Answered on September 11, 2019
  • If I book the room now can I check out late tomorrow? Is there additional charge?
    Check out time is 10am, we request all of our guests depart their room by this time but we welcome you to stay and use the communal facilities if you ...
    Answered on October 25, 2021
  • Hello! I was hoping to book for a night this Friday but I fell out of a top bunk when I was little and I’m hoping to secure a bottom bunk. Is this ok?...
    We are happy to take requests for lower bunks with guest reservations in co-living rooms and will always do our best to secure a suitable bed for you....
    Answered on April 19, 2021
  • Hi, If I'm travelling with a toddler (2yo) who co-sleeps with us, can i book the Double or Twin Room with shared bathroom?
    Hello, all children under 3 years old stay for free and we are happy to supply a port a cot if that is helpful. So the answer to this question is yes,...
    Answered on April 11, 2022
  • Do rooms have personal lockers?
    The 8 mix dorm does have lockers under the bed. We highly recommend the guest to use it. Bring your padlock or buy one at the reception.
    Answered on July 19, 2022
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Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Amenities of Hobart Central YHA
  • Shared kitchen
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Evening entertainment
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese

House rules Hobart Central YHA takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Hobart Central YHA accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Children are welcome, but cannot be accommodated in the dormitory rooms. Guests under the age of 17 can only check in with a parent or designated guardian. Children aged 17 will need a letter from a parent or official guardian to stay in private rooms only.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

FAQs about Hobart Central YHA

  • Hobart Central YHA offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Evening entertainment
    • Walking tours
    • Movie nights

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hobart Central YHA by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 30min

  • Check-in at Hobart Central YHA is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Hobart Central YHA is 650 feet from the center of Hobart.

  • The prices at Hobart Central YHA may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.