The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart
|25 Hunter Street, 7000, Hobart, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA.|
Description: The Henry Jones Art HotelEnjoying a fabulous location on the waterfront at Hobart's Sullivan's Cove, The Henry Jones Art Hotel is set in a magnificent heritage building, originally a nineteenth century jam factory and warehouse. After a spectacular and innovative restoration, this luxury art hotel offers exclusive accommodation and fine cuisine surrounded by more than five-hudred unique works of art by Tasmanian artists.
The perfect spot for visiting this magnificent city, The Henry Jones Art Hotel is within easy reach of many of Hobart's most important landmarks and attractions, including the Salamanca Market, MONA - the Museum of Old and New Art, and the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, to name but a few. The hotel is just footsteps away from the MONA - Hobart ferry, while the CBD is a pleasant quarter of an hour's walk from the hotel.
Along with its fabulous accommodation, The Henry Jones Art Hotel boasts an excellent selection of restaurants and bars, including the IXL Long Bar, which serves an wide range of speciality cocktails, fine wines, beers and spirits, along with snacks and tapas, and the flagship Henry's Restaurant, offering spectacular gourmet cuisine based on the finest fresh produce of Tasmania in reimagined traditional dishes and fascinating new tastes. The Jam Packed Café is ideal for all-day breakfast, light lunches, drinks and beverages, all in an informal waterfront atrium setting.
Type of rooms: The Henry Jones Art HotelArtist Studio Lofts:
Poised at the edge of the elegant Atrium space, the Artist Studio Lofts feature separate sleeping and living areas, abundant natural light and original Tasmanian artworks. They feature a king-sized bed in the upstairs bedroom, which overlooks the elegant living space. Additional features include LED TV and DVD and high-speed internet connectivity.
Located within the former IXL Jam factory complex, Henry Jones' Standard Rooms have been created to exude character and warmth. Each room features an ultra-modern, pod-like, translucent glass bathroom, enclosing a spacious, walk-in shower. Walls of original stone and timber or fresh, smooth plaster showcase original Tasmanian art. One king-size bed.
Standard Harbour View Rooms:
As the name suggests, the Standard Harbour View Rooms overlook the Hobart waterfront and port, with views across the city to Mount Wellington. Most of these rooms also offer ultra-modern, translucent glass bathrooms, enclosing a spacious, walk-in shower. The Harbour View rooms vary in design and layout according to their heritage origins - some feature original stone walls and exposed timber trusses, columns and beams, while others are lined with the gleaming original Blackwood panelling of the IXL Jam Factory's former administration offices.
Superior Harbour View Rooms:
A modern addition to the Henry Jones Hotel, the Superior Harbour View Rooms overlook Hobart's waterfront, cityscape and the green forests of Mount Wellington. These rooms feature a private balcony and a pod-like, ultra-modern, translucent glass bathroom. Special designer lighting and a Kohler elliptical bath complete the indulgent luxury of the room - a place for rejuvenation and relaxation. One king-size bed.
Deluxe Spa Rooms:
The Deluxe Spa Rooms feature European-style stainless steel and translucent glass bathrooms, and an ultra-indulgent Kohler elliptical spa, which will invoke a state of total relaxation. Some of these rooms feature original walls of heritage stone and timber, while others are a contemporary addition to the historic Jam Factory site. One king-size bed.
Deluxe Spa Harbour View Room:
The Deluxe Spa Harbour View Rooms overlook Hobart's stunning waterfront, framed by views of the city and Mount Wellington. These rooms feature original walls of heritage stone and age-smoothed timber trusses, columns and beams. A feature of these rooms is the lush, European-style stainless steel and translucent glass bathroom, and an ultra-indulgent Kohler elliptical spa, which will invoke a state of total relaxation. One king-size bed.
Located within the original Henry Jones Ice House, and designed with a distinctly Asian feel, the Oriental Suites evoke a sense of serene harmony. Traditional Japanese design elements have been subtly incorporated in these rooms through carefully selected fabrics and furnishings placed tastefully alongside the earthy industrial elements of the rooms' original architecture.
European-style stainless steel and translucent glass bathrooms are complemented by the room's centrepiece - a completely luxurious Kohler SOK Overflowing Spa.
The Peacock Terrace:
The private and tranquil Peacock Terrace is a suite inspired by the history of Hobart's settlement, and offers two elegant bedrooms, a sitting room and kitchenette housed over two floors. The artwork selected for the Peacock Terrace interprets and reflects on the settlement of Hobart and the rich culture and history of this city. Two king-size beds.
The H. Jones Suite:
The H. Jones Suite is located in what was once the stately boardroom of H. Jones and Co. IXL Jam. Rebuilt in the early 1900s in art nouveau style, the administration offices of Henry Jones' thriving company were a statement of success - soaring Tasmanian blackwood ceilings and glossy wall panelling, a grand main staircase and sunlight-infused glass skylights.
Now, the H. Jones Suite welcomes guests with quiet elegance and undeniable style. This stunning suite offers a magnificent ambience, with a collection of original art and a fabulous Kohler SOK overflowing spa bath. One king-size bed.
Additional information: The Henry Jones Art Hotel
Airport tranfers can be arranged on request. Charges apply.
Guests are kindly informed that there is a 1% surcharge for payment by credit card.
Number of rooms: 56
Official category: 5 Stars.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, eftpos.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 52' 52.96'' S 147° 20' 7.38'' E
Nearest airport: Hobart International Airport - 18,8 km.