Islington Hotel

Islington Hotel

Hotel + Dining Hobart

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Tasmania’s premier luxury lodge and dining in the city of Hobart.

Islington is a very special luxe hotel in Hobart, a blend of contemporary and period architecture and stunning landscaped gardens against a backdrop of magnificent Mount Wellington.

Perched in the exclusive enclave of South Hobart, slightly removed from the city with amazing views of kunanyi and its shifting moods, this multiple award winning hotel is luxury personified, offering award winning personal service.

Decorated with fine art and furnished with antiques, Islington appeals to those who desire the very best in service, presented in an atmosphere of serenity, luxury and tranquillity.


Come dine with us and satiate the senses with fabulous gourmet experiences focusing on the best of Tasmanian produce. Book a stay with us and try our new $99 four-course chefs menu.

Seasonal – Local – Tasmania’s best produce on a plate exclusively for our guests.

In the Islington kitchen, the focus is always seasonal, local and organic where possible. Our menu changes regularly to allow us to serve only the freshest local ingredients with an emphasis on the best Tasmania has to offer.

Our Head Chef, Glen Tilly, has created a beautiful four course degustation menu  that is served in our mountain view conservatory five nights a week from Wednesday to Sunday, we also serve a classics a la carte menu for guests that would prefer something a bit more simple. Our menu is designed with an emphasis on seasonal, local and organic Tasmanian produce from small producers, or our garden where possible.

Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Islington Hotel

Offering lovely views towards Mount Wellington, the 1847 Islington Hotel offers luxurious accommodation with original artwork and precious antiques. Just 5 minutes’ drive from Sullivans Cove, it features a restaurant and landscaped gardens with an infinity-edge pond.

Hotel Islington is 2 km from Hobart CBD (Central Business District) and the popular Salamanca Markets. Hobart International Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

You can read by the fireplace in the library, or enjoy a meal in the glass pavilion with barbecue facilities. Massage services and airport limousine transfers are available upon request.

All rooms feature free Wi-Fi and exclusive fabrics designed by Jim Thompson. The marble bathroom includes a bathtub and a separate rainshower. The minibar is free.

The Islington Restaurant is open for dinner Wednesday to Saturday . We closed Sunday Monday and Tuesday for dinner service. The restaurant serves creative cuisine based on fresh local produce. Seasonal menu items include seared duck breast with braised figs, and slow-cooked abalone with wild forest mushrooms. The wine cellar offers a wide selection of wines.