In The Area

Battery Point & Salamanca

Montacute Boutique Bunkhouse is situated in the best area of Tasmania – in the heart of central Hobart’s historic village of Battery Point, just 5 minutes walk from the Salamanca waterfront precinct.

All of the cafes, restaurants, bars, pubs and food stores below, are 2-10 minutes walk from Montacute. 


Banjo’s Bakery A tasty Tasmanian bakery chain
Daci & Daci French-style patisserie with amazing pastries
Jackman & McRoss Hobart’s favourite cafe, famous for delicious pastries
Machine Laundry Cafe The place to have breakfast in Hobart
Retro A Hobart institution and a meeting place for many
Tricycle Cute little cafe tucked away inside the sandstones lanes of Salamanca



Annapurna Indian restaurant on Salamanca Place
The Ball & Chain Steak restaurant on Salamanca Place
Botanica Bar and dining in Salamanca Square
Cargo Bar and pizza lounge on Salamanca Place
Customs House Pub and dining, the favourite hangout of Sydney-to-Hobart yachties 
Da Angelo Our favourite Italian restaurant 
Fish Frenzy Casual seafood restaurant on Elizabeth St Pier
Grape Wine bar, dining and bottleshop on Salamanca Place
Irish Murphy’s 
Pub and dining on Salamanca Place  
Jack Greene 
European style taverner specialising in craft beer and burgers  
Lark Distillery Whisky bar near Elizabeth St Pier
Maldini Italian restaurant on Salamanca Place
Mezethes Greek Taverner, fantastic for a shared banquet style meal, in Salamanca Square
The Mill on Morrison Tapas restaurant near Elizabeth St Pier
Mures Lower Deck Casual seafood restaurant near Elizabeth St Pier
Mures Upper Deck Fine dining seafood restaurant near Elizabeth St Pier
Observatory Bar and nightclub near Elizabeth St Pier 
Post Street Social Cafe and bar near Elizabeth St Pier
Preachers Craft beer and cider bar with a great outdoor area 
Prince of Wales Our local pub, great for $10 bar meals 
Rockwall Bar and dining on Salamanca Place
Salamanca Whisky & Cocktail Bar Home of Tasmania’s Nant Whisky in Salamanca Square
Shipwright Arms Pub and dining in Battery Point
The Brick Factory Bar and dining in Salamanca Square
Suwan Thai Thai restaurant on Salamanca Place
T42 Bar and dining on Elizabeth St Pier
The Telegraph Bar near Elizabeth St Pier
Waterman’s Beer Market Pub and dining on Salamanca Place
The Whaler An iconic Tasmanian pub on Salamanca Place


Food Stores

Salamanca Fresh A Hobart favourite, great for fresh fruit and vegetables
St Ives 9/11 Bottleshop Features a great wine cellar
Tassal Salmon Shop Pick up some of Tasmania’s world renowned fresh seafood
Wursthaus Kitchen Voted by Gourmet Traveller Magazine as a top 5 food store in Australia


Hobart Book Shop Great little book store
Kathmandu Outdoor gear shop
Norman & Dann Beautiful chocolate and kitchenware shop
Platos A toy shop for curious minds
Salamanca Newsagency Selling magazine, stamps, stationery, etc

Galleries & Museums

Colville St Art Gallery Showcasing modern Australian art
Despard Gallery Representing contemporary Tasmanian artists
Gallery Salamanca Gallery and retail representing Tasmanian art, craft and design
Handmark Gallery Showcasing fine Tasmanian art and design
Mawson’s Replica Museum An exact replica of Mawson’s Hut in Antarctica
Narryna Heritage Museum Our neighbours, next door to Montacute
Nolan Art Gallery & School Painting, sculpture, printing and jewellery by Tasmanian artists
Salamanca Arts Centre Tasmania’s multi-arts creative hub
Sidewalk Tribal Gallery Featuring a beautiful selection of South African works


Battery Point Dental Practice Just in case
Battery Point Post Office 
Send your postcards home
Halcyon Hairdressing
 Pamper yourself, you’re on your holidays
Hobart Royal Tennis Club Home court of the current world champion, local Hobartian Rob Fahey
MyChemist Our local chemist/pharmacy, just around the corner 
The Massage Centre of Hobart Go on, treat yourself, it’s just around the corner
Three Bird’s Barbers Lounge Visit Spencer for a wet shave and a funky do
Royal Hobart Bowls Club Test out your skills on the green
Zap Fitness Our local gym, just around the corner



AJ White Park A little park on the waterfront in Battery Point
Arthur Circus Park
 A tiny park in the middle of a tiny circus surrounded by tiny cottages in Battery Point
Henslowe Park A little park in Battery Point
Parliament Square A lovely park for a picnic in front of Parliament House
Princes Park A beautiful big park with children’s play equipment in Battery Point
Salamanca Lawns A big stretch of lawn parallel to Salamanca Place
St David’s Park A beautiful big park where Hobart’s Carols By Candlelight are held


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