Marquis Hotel Motel, Hobart, TAS
Welcome to the Marquis Hotel Motel
Marquis Hotel Motel, situated in the heart of Hobart’s central business district, is conveniently located within a 15-minute stroll of both the Tasmanian Museum and the bustling Salamanca Market, and provides a range of amenities for guests, including an onsite restaurant and bar, guest laundry facilities, a comfortable lounge area, and complimentary parking on the premises. The recently refurbished rooms are smoke-free and equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, heating, refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities, flat-screen TV, electric blankets, and ironing amenities.
The onsite restaurant is renowned for its delectable buffet and also features an à la carte menu, all enjoyed with beautiful views of the River Derwent. The restaurant is open for dinner from Tuesday to Saturday, while the bar welcomes guests throughout the week, with extended hours on Fridays and Saturdays.
Hobart offers a diverse range of attractions and activities for visitors. MONA (Museum of Old and New Art) is a world-renowned contemporary art museum. Wander through historic Battery Point filled with charming colonial-era buildings, cobblestone streets, and quaint shops, discover Tasmania’s natural and cultural heritage at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and take a tour of Australia’s oldest brewery, Cascade, to enjoy tastings of their craft beers in the picturesque gardens. And on a Saturday, don’t miss the bustling outdoor Salamanca Market.
Take a drive or hike to the summit of Mount Wellington for panoramic views of Hobart and its surroundings, especially stunning at sunrise or sunset. Tasmanian Devil Unzoo offers a unique, up-close experience with Tasmanian devils and other native animals. Explore the well-preserved ruins of the former penal colony at Port Arthur Historic Site and learn about Australia’s convict history through guided tours of the UNESCO World Heritage site, or take a day trip to Bruny Island to explore its rugged coastlines and pristine beaches.
Driving distance guide from Hobart
94 km – approx. 1 hour 20 minutes
230 km – approx. 2 hours 30 minutes
260 km – approx. 3 hours 35 minutes