Hobart's Festival of Voices is on 30th June to 16th July. See the full program of musical artists on their website. A great time to be in Southern Tasmania.
Relax in this clean comfortable and conveniently located first floor apartment, just 2 minutes walk to Kingston Beach and 10 minutes to Hobart.
Enjoy the sunset over kunanyi Mt Wellington from the balcony and morning views through to the beach.
The lounge room has an electric heater, a comfy lounge suite and dining set that seats 4 guests.
The two bedrooms each have a queen-size bed with quality linen and towels provided.
For families there is a fold-out cot for a small infant, a child stretcher and a single mattress, all with linen and bedding if required.
The kitchen has a modest size fridge with freezer, electric stove, usual kitchen appliances, utensils and basic condiments and is suitable for meal preparation.
The bathroom/laundry, with overhead heater and fan has a shower-over-bath with a combination of shower heads, while the toilet is separate. Basic personal and laundry cleaning products are provided.
Off-street parking is available for one vehicle with plenty of street parking nearby. The bustop is only 2 minutes walk away with a frequent Metro bus service to Hobart or south to Blackmans Bay.
Major attractions to the north include Salamanca Market and plenty of exciting activities on offer in Hobart city- only takes 10 to 15 minutes 13.5km, or MONA 30 to 35 mins 25kms. Or explore the southern Huon and D'Entrecasteaux Channel tourist attractions.
For local attractions, take a two minute stroll to the beach, Browns River, parks, playgrounds, outdoor adult gym, barbeques, bike track, the start of the Alum Cliff coastal walking track at Tyndall Beach. Hire some golf equipment and try your skills in a casual round at the nearby Kingston Beach Golf Course.
Choose from plenty of reputable places to eat and drink, from breakfast with good coffee to stylish dining in the evening, sometimes with live music. Walk along Osborne Esplanade and Beach Road and you'll find Pep Pizza, Beachfront 32, Aquatini, Bobbie Browns craft bar, the Salty Dog Hotel, The RSL Club and more.
Just 1.5 Km along Beach Road is Kingston town with its major shopping precinct and Channel Court. Here you'll find a Big W, malls, bakeries, fresh food, massage, health, surf, sport shops, stylish boutiques, op-shops, medical services and more cafes and restaurants.
Enjoy a night in with Free-to-air Digital TV, free NBN Wifi connection for your devices, DVD & CD players and radio.
While there is a nearby dog beach, no pets are allowed to stay, due to body corporate rules. However, there are boarding kennels not far away at Margate and Longley.
We hope you find the Kingston unit a pleasant retreat after a day's exploring in the area.