Located in the heart of Hobart, we are a locally owned and operated Tasmanian hostel who's key focus is to provide you with a safe haven, a place to kick back and relax between travels and meet fellow travellers to share your Hobart experiences with.


Enjoy free coffee and tea to enjoy during your stay and free and fast WiFi in all areas of the hostel.


Our tour desk is open from 8am - 8pm to give you the best recommendations and must sees to assist you in having the best experience possible while visiting our beautiful state.

Get the most of out your Tasmanian holiday with The Nook Backpackers!

Mt Wellington Shuttle Bus

The Nook Backpackers is offering its guests transport to the top of Mt Wellington and back every Tuesday/Thursday!*

If you would like to sign up please send us an email directly with your name and how many seats you would like to reserve.

May-November the bus departs 11:30am-1:30pm and is free. December-April the bus departs 10:30am-12:30pm and costs $10 per person. 

*Please note a minimum of 4 people is required for the bus to operate. Seats are subject to availability. Please sign up 24 hours in advance. Cancellations 12 hours or less will be non-refundable, unless a replacement for your reservation is found. Please do not try to reserve a seat in additional notes of your booking as reception may miss it. Please email us directly*

suspended until further notice


For those affected by the travel restrictions due to the recent COVID-19 pandemic we want to assure you that we will be operating as usual unless otherwise instructed by the Australian Government.

From the 20th March we are offering for a limited time cheaper weekly deals for those who are unable to leave/don't wish to travel and would like to extend their stay.

6 Bed / 8 Bed Mixed Dorm - $154 per week

10 Bed Mixed and Female Dorm / 12 Bed Mixed Dorm / 14 Bed Mixed Dorm - $147 per week

Minimum 7 nights stay. Please send us an email for further enquiries. 

(03) 6135 4044 | info@thenookbackpackers.com | 251 Liverpool St, Hobart, TAS, 7000

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