10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Battery Point, Australia - Updated 2024

Samantha Denise
Samantha Denise 
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With its charming vintage landmarks and fascinating historical background, Battery Point offers a unique experience for travelers seeking relaxing adventures. You can discover the compelling past of this coastal suburb on foot and see the heritage and culture it presents, such as Hampden Road, Arthur Circus, and the famous Kelly’s Steps. You surely shouldn’t miss visiting Narryna, also known as The Merchant’s House, which carries over 192 years of history, and St. George’s Anglican Church, which sits atop Battery Point’s uttermost peak. With many things to do, see, and taste in this gorgeous suburb, you must look for accommodation that fits your needs, budget, and style. Check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Battery Point, Australia, below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 12, 2024.

1. Spacious studio apartment in central Hobart (from USD 144)

Located near the city center, this charming studio apartment is a place for solo adventurers and couples seeking comfort and tranquility. Its ground-level area boasts a lovely kitchen and lounge, while its upper-level space offers a magnificent view of the CBD and Tasman Bridge. Aside from shopping and eating at the Salamanca markets, guests can also enjoy dining outdoors in the studio’s private courtyard.

Additionally, business travelers won’t need to worry about deadlines and work updates as this accommodation has WiFi and a dedicated workspace.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
418 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
341 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a space that makes you want to stay and hang out with fantastic amenities and even better bathroom
we especially liked the location courtyard privacy views from upstairs windows rain shower and new washer/dryer
a fabulous apartment for 2 people with a delightful design and a wonderful view from the bedroom window
great bathroom and solid lounge and kitchenette
very comfortable place for two
great communication and v clean
it was very clean and stylish inside and was very pleasant and functional
lots of space spotless and great location
the unit is well appointed & meticulously clean
lovely clean space with nice cooking facilities and selection of cool dvd movies
ted was a great host
ted and selina are fabulous hosts
host was easy to contact and replied promptly
compliments to ted & selina for being such wonderful hosts
ted was easy to contact and always helpful
good location walking distance to city centre
the location was perfect
easy walking distance to the cbd
great location within easy walking distance of salamanca and the harbour
great location near many restaurants and a grocery store
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2. Modern rental with city skyline view (from USD 137)

This lovely apartment is perfect for couples and a small group of friends or families looking for a vacation rental within walking distance of Hobart CBD, Sandy Bay, and Salamanca Place. Guests can also secure their cars in the covered parking while exploring the beauty and experiencing the activities in Battery Point. You can relax in its swimming pool or enjoy the calmness of the city skyline and garden view from the balcony.

Additionally, it provides convenience to travelers with a lot of luggage or individuals in wheelchairs as it has an elevator on the premises.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
326 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
139 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
secure off street parking with washing machine and a king bed
robertos apartment was great large and spacious with everything we needed
good bathroom facilities with shower gel/shampoo and a hairdryer nice soft towels
very comfortable and well equipped inner city apartment
very nice place to stay and well maintained also - clean and good communication
apartment was beautiful clean and everything felt fresh and new
excellent place that was very comfortable clean and convenient
the space was modern and clean and the perfect little base for your hobart stay
clean spacious for 3 people and the little touches really made it an enjoyable stay
roberto was also very responsive to our messages
great place to stay next to everything and easy host to get along with
great location lovely apartment and very helpful host
amazing location very stylish apartment
beautiful apartment within walking distance to everything
great place in perfect location
location location location just great
fantastic location -walking distance to all the sites
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3. Spacious second-floor rental (from USD 279)

With modern furniture, sunny balconies, and spacious living areas, Rich Uncle’s Pad offers a luxurious and comfortable experience for small families or a group of friends. In addition to the nearby attractions and destinations, guests can enjoy fun activities or a relaxing day thanks to the apartment’s 40" HDTV, reading materials, and board games.

This lovely apartment also offers safety to children with its window guards and cribs. Guests with an infant can request a complimentary BabyBjorn cot and high chair or an extra mattress for an additional cost.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
170 meters (0.2 ft) from Salamanca Market
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 5 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
unit is very spacious and comfortable with nice touches like books games coffee machine
cheryl and kim’s apartment was terrific
great view excellent hosts rooms are large and very clean
the apartment itself is very spacious and comfortable with two lovely balconies overlooking salamanca
very comfortable bed and great space with lots of room
the apartment was very clean and very well equipped
very spacious and clean apartment with everything you need
clean tidy and surprisingly big
very clean close to all ammenities especially salamander place spacious lots of information about things to do
the apartment is spacious clean and within walking distance to salamanca markets great restaurants and the waterfront
the host is accomodating and friendly
hosts were very accommodating and also gave great local recommendations
everything was lovely and the hosts were great at communicating
cheryl & kim were brilliant hosts :)
kim and cheryl were great hosts and would stay here again
great location and central to everything salamanca
what a great location quiet and central
amazing place so close to everything
excellent place and great location
nice place close to the city
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4. Inviting apartment in a converted stable (from USD 121)

Aside from the historical attractions around the community, Kelly Street Stables - Apartment 2 also boasts an interesting past. This accommodation was previously used as a stable before being transformed into a two-level apartment. With huge windows, the fully equipped kitchen, dining table, and lounge areas are enveloped by natural lighting, which provides a calming ambiance.

Adjacent to the main bedroom upstairs, you will find a bathroom and a walk-in shower. This vacation rental is also suitable for travelers bringing their cars as it has free parking on its premises and in the street.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
234 meters (0.2 ft) from Salamanca Market
326 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
heaters were lovely and warm and upstairs has plenty of space
very comfortable and nice outdoor space
apartment was clean and bed was very comfortable
beautiful little spot - so clean and really beautiful little house
really cosy and clean space as well
apartment 2 was fantastic and very clean
great communication clean and in an absolutely great location
hosts were great communicators and helpful
nice clear communication with the host and everything was so smooth and easy
excellent communication from the host — overall place met all expectations
location is fantastic walking distance to everything
great location - kelly steps just a few metres away
absolutely fantastic location in battery point
fantastic location within walking distance of salamanca place and hobart waterfront
fantastic apartment in perfect location highly recommended
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5. Tori's Luxury Historic Cottage (from USD 160)

Since 1835, this cottage has been providing shelter for individuals who wish to discover the beauty of Battery Point and the neighboring towns. Tori’s Luxury Historic Cottage was transformed into a one-bedroom apartment that’s suitable for two guests looking for luxury and modern conveniences. With a private garden and courtyard, you can bask in the sun and enjoy the weather of Battery Point. Walking around the area, you will discover various restaurants offering mouthwatering dishes such as D'Angelo Italian Restaurant and Jackman and McRoss Bakery.

Tori’s Luxury Historic Cottage has an optional adjoining one-bedroom cottage for couples traveling with other guests.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
341 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
267 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the electric blankets and heaters
the cottage was so nicely laid out and displayed with an incredibly comfy bed and great amenities
the bed was extreme comfortable and the heating fabulous
perfect location to explore hobart waterfront and cbd by foot within metres of multiple coffee and breakfast choices too
the cottage is nice and cozy in the cool weather and it is very well equipped
the place is clean & super tidy
clean and cosy with great amenities
the house was so warm and comfortable also very clean
the property had everything we needed and was very clean
great place to stay clean comfortable and great location
thank you both for being great hosts and sharing such a wonderful place
the hosts are great communicators and check-in was a breeze
communication from the hosts was extremely helpful
easy walking distance to everything
easy distance walking to the city
great location close to salamanca and the city
the location in battery point makes walking to everything very easy
easy walking distance to cafes and salamanca
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6. Heritage Garden Cottage (from USD 172)

Situated near Salamanca Place and the Hobart waterfront, Heritage Garden Cottage is perfect for friends and families who wish to see Battery Point’s magnificent attractions and destinations. With 31 amenities, including a refrigerator, stove, dedicated workspace, television, and washer, this two-bedroom accommodation will surely keep you and your loved ones feeling at home.

It also has a balcony and an open backyard covered in grass and flowers, making it suitable for guests who prefer soaking in the sun while appreciating natural beauty. The home will also make you feel safe with its private entrance, smoke alarm, fire extinguisher, and first aid kit.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
419 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
209 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the only thing i would recommend ruth to add is air conditioning as it was warm upstairs
it is a very charming and comfortable cottage
well equipped with everything you need while having a nice cozy cottage vibe
i had the most amazing sleep here the bed was super comfy
clean easy to clean warm robust and yet beautiful and dripping with heritage
beds were comfortable and the apartment was clean
the space was neat and clean
bed was super comfy and place was spotless
ruth’s cottage is very clean and cosy
hosts were friendly and helpful
the hosts were really helpful and accommodating
ruth is a delightful host
ruth was such a sweet host and very accommodating to my arrival schedule
ruth was a great host and check in/out was quick and easy
wonderful location close to town
perfect location for walking everywhere
great location walking distance to lots of things and great restaurants close
location - is perfect right in the heart of historic battery point
it is very close to everything and easy walking to salamanca
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7. Centrally located apartment on Cromwell St (from USD 169)

Cromwell Apartment is a magnificent place for couples or small families looking for a spacious and relaxing place to stay while visiting Battery Point. The modern apartment is situated upstairs and it offers a mesmerizing view of the Tasman Bridge, Derwent River, and Mount Wellington. Its guests can admire the stunning scenery of St George’s Church steeple. The markets, restaurants, activities, and attractions are all within walking distance of the apartment.

You can also experience outdoor dining or grilling using the apartment’s complimentary barbecue utensils, including charcoal and bamboo or iron skewers.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
393 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
355 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the under floor heating in the bathroom
the main bedroom is charming with a nice corner angle at one end of the room
it has a really lovely bathroom comfortable beds and gorgeous views out of every window
the heated bathroom floor was heaven
beautiful views of the bridge and water from the kitchen and bedrooms
very clean and modern inside
clean simple and everything you need
clean and comfortable in a great location
great location clean as described :)
robert was a great host and check in was simple and easy
robert was a perfect host super patient with my dithering with the keys
emily and robert made everything really easy they are pro-hosts the apartment is as good as the hospitality
so a perfect location
great location really nice place
fantastic location with walking distance to our favourite italian restaurant da' angelo
great location and spacious comfortable apartment
this location was perfect in every way
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8. Kirrac Cottage

This three-bedroom home caters to six guests seeking comfortable and spacious accommodation near the city center. It is only a few minutes from Sandy Bay, Salamanca, and the ferry terminal going to the Museum of New and Old Art - Mona.

Inside the cottage, you will find a large sitting room, modern washing and laundry equipment, and a well-equipped kitchen. Guests can also stay cozy in the home’s covered verandah in the fully enclosed courtyard. A fire extinguisher, smoke alarm, and carbon monoxide alarm are also installed for home safety.

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389 meters (0.3 ft) from Salamanca Market
235 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is extremely charismatic and comfortable
a very comfortable stay in a charming character cottage that feels just like home
beds and heating great
the house was perfect - just like the pictures and quite spacious and comfortable
clean and tidy accommodations
everything was exceptionally clean
sparkling clean and very comfortable offstreet parking
very clean cottage and everything you need for a comfortable stay
very clean home in a lovely location
frances is a wonderful host who was always very quick to reply and help out
frances was a great host and we hope to return
our host frances was wonderful at all stages of our booking
frances has always been a friendly and helpful host and replies very quickly to messages
frances was very helpful and very prompt response to our enquiry
a lovely house in the perfect location
beautiful house in a fantastic location
great location with easy walking access to battery point area and salamanca
fabulous location and easy walk to all sites of hobart
fabulous location in a historic part of hobart
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9. Fully equipped cottage with beach access

This lovely three-bedroom cottage caters to six guests or families looking for a cozy place to stay while exploring Battery Point and the nearby areas. It has a complete set of home essentials, such as a bathtub, hairdryer, dishwasher, oven, stove, and toaster. You can also enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, cereals, and breakfast in the indoor dining areas.

You may also sit on the private balcony or outdoor dining area while watching captivating sunsets or harbor and city skyline views. This cottage also provides cribs, toys, and books if you’re traveling with children ages two to five.

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Battery Point, Tasmania, Australia
626 meters (0.4 ft) from Salamanca Market
135 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is very comfortable with a lovely view
the beds were amazingly comfortable
a lovely view from the kitchen and dining area to the mountains
such gorgeous views from the lounge window and the comfy beds were a dream
our family of 5 were very comfortable there
everything was clean and beds extremely comfortable
fresh and clean lovely and warm with sunny aspect
the place is sparkling clean
very chilled clean and easy we would definitely go back
clean luxurious comfortable great beds lovely bathroom and kitchen plenty of parking excellent location
sue was a great host
sue was a fantastic host with every detail was taken care of
sue was very efficient hospitable and flexible
the location is great with everything you need close by
sues place is centrally located short walking distance to fabulous restaurants
location is perfect walk everywhere
great location 15mins from everything
easy 15-20 minute walk into the city centre
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10. Stunning waterfront apartment

This stunning and spacious one-bedroom apartment provides a splendid view of River Derwent, making it the perfect place for two guests or couples who want a cozy getaway at Battery Point. Upon entering the home, you will be greeted by its spacious lounge, kitchen, dining, laundry, and patio. Its bedroom also boasts an ensuite bathroom, desk, and a queen-sized bed.

From the balcony, you can watch the enthralling sunset of Tasmania or the exciting yacht race on the waters. Once outside the apartment, you can enjoy the small waterside park or go on a picnic at Princess Park.

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Battery Point, TASMANIA, Australia
536 meters (0.4 ft) from Salamanca Market
222 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cassandra provides great tips as well as coffee and other breakfast amenities
great place to stay water views and very comfortable
really enjoyed our stay at cassandra's apartment
we really enjoyed our stay at cassandra's lovely apartment
she supplied us with an assortment of necessities to have breakfast and all the comforts of home
very clean and comfortable place
the apartment was immaculately clean and well appointed
bathroom was clean well furnished and roomy
very clean perfectly described spacious and in an excellent location
wifi was very good--and the place was very clean and very quiet
great host very helpful and thoughtful
she's a wonderful host and the house is an absolute dream we'll definitely be back
lovely host with lots of helpful tips and hints about hobart
her recommendations for places to eat and things to do we're very helpful
and she surely is a super host in my book
best location in hobart tasmania possible
great location for walking to salamanca & wharf district
great location easy walking distance to downtown area and salamanca place
a wonderful location and host
great location and we'll be back
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A place of history and modern conveniences

A day trip to Battery Point wouldn’t be enough to immerse yourself in its enthralling history, captivating attractions, and entertaining activities. Whether you’re planning a short or long getaway, you deserve a cozy, clean, and safe accommodation that meets all your needs. Use this list to treat yourself and your loved ones to the vacation you’ve been waiting for.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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