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Located in Hobart, a 5-minute walk from Short Beach, Shipwrights Arms Hotel provides accommodations with a bar, free private parking and a shared lounge. Located around 1.1 miles from Lords Beach, the hotel with free WiFi is also 1.4 miles away from Red Chapel Beach. The property is close to popular attractions like Maritime Museum of Tasmania, Federation Concert Hall and University of Tasmania.

Selected rooms contain a kitchen with a dishwasher, a microwave and a fridge. At the hotel each room includes bed linen and towels.

Popular points of interest near Shipwrights Arms Hotel include Hobart Convention and Entertainment Centre, Theatre Royal and Parliament Square. The nearest airport is Hobart Airport, 12 miles from the accommodation.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Shipwrights Arms Hotel has been welcoming guests since Oct 3, 2019

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1::
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2::
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3::
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is this double room with private bathroom , near to Hobart City, walking distance?
    The hotel is 5-10min walking distance to Salamanca and about 15min walk into Hobart CBD.
    Answered on January 12, 2020
  • Is there wifi in the rooms.
    Yes, there is.
    Answered on March 21, 2021
  • Hi, is there a airport shuttle available or easy public transport to the airport?
    SkyBus operate frequent trips to and from the airport to the CBD.
    Answered on February 20, 2022
  • Is there a washer for use ?
    No laundry facilities in the hotel. Thank you
    Answered on February 28, 2020
  • Does the 3 room apartment have its own private bathroom
    Yes it does.
    Answered on March 21, 2021
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Amenities of Shipwrights Arms Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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2:00 PM - 9:30 PM


7:30 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 of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Shipwrights Arms Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Shipwrights Arms is currently undergoing renovations. We aim to minimize disruptions to guests and thank you for your patience.

The restaurant will be closed for renovations from the 31/7/22.

Please inform Shipwrights Arms Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Shipwrights Arms Hotel

  • Shipwrights Arms Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Shipwrights Arms Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Hobart.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Shipwrights Arms Hotel by:

      • Airport shuttle (public) 30min
      • Taxi 30min

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

    • Room options at Shipwrights Arms Hotel include:

      • Double
      • Apartment

    • Check-in at Shipwrights Arms Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.