Port Arthur, near Hobart, is a popular tourist destination in Tasmania. It sits on the Tasmania Peninsula, roughly 250 km south of Launceston. The city features a former convict settlement that is now a large open-air museum, where visitors can experience the history of prison life in the 19th century. Meanwhile, Tasman Island Cruises, located just outside the historic site, offer eco-cruises that often include whale and dolphin sightings. While you’re in town, explore nearby Cape Raoul and don’t miss the Port Arthur Lavender Farm. Browse accommodation in Port Arthur and get ready to kick start your holiday on the coast today.
Hotels and Accommodation
Search through our selection of Port Arthur accommodation and find cottages, cabins, several hotels, and guesthouses. Budget hotels are easy to find in Port Arthur, and many of them provide views of the ocean and convenient access to the historic sites. Choose from accommodation in town, cottages hidden in the bush, and places near the shore.
Port Arthur is located 90 km southeast of Hobart. Fly into Hobart International Airport (HBA) and pick up your Expedia.co.uk rental car. Then follow National Route A9 to arrive in town. Port Arthur Cruises operates a ferry service between Hobart and Port Arthur, too. There is also a Tassielink bus line from Hobart, running daily, except on Sundays.
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Browse our selection of accommodation in Port Arthur, Tasmania, here on Expedia.co.uk today. You’ll also come across find cheap deals for hotels, flights, and rental cars. To save even more, bundle all of your travel arrangements into you holiday package. There’s no time like the present to book a getaway in Port Arthur, so book today and get ready to take on this tiny town in the Tasmanian Peninsula.