Short term furnished accommodation is easily available in the cities and surrounding areas and serviced apartment style accommodation can also be found throughout Tasmania. This type of accommodation offers space and the ability to self-caterand is suitable for short term visitors to Australia or those relocating who might be in the process of finding a permanent home. For stays of 1 week or more short tem furnished accommodation offers a more affordable alternative to hotel accommodation although expect to pay a premium for the convenience. There are 3 main types of furnished short term accommodation available:
Serviced Apartments in Tasmania
Usually these are part of a chain and with a variety of locations on offer. This is often the easiest, most low maintenance option for travellersor new arrivals. They are serviced on a daily or weekly basis and offeri 1/2/3 bedroom apartments with self catering facilities which are also a good option for families or friends travelling together. The overall standard is always reflected in the price. You can expect to pay more than $800 a week for a basic one bedroom apartment in a 3 star property and can look at more than $1200 for a one bedroom apartment in one of the newer, upmarket developments. Even at the higher end compared with average hotel rates often sitting at approximately $250 a night, it can still end up as an affordable alternative.
Corporate Furnished Apartments in Tasmania
If you are looking for something more personal there are agencies offering furnished corporate-style apartments. These can vary in quality and location and this is once again reflected in the cost. You can often rent these apartments or houses on a weekly basis. There is usually a one off move out clean payable at the end of your stay. You can expect to pay $900 for a basic two bedroom apartment in the CBD and up to $1250 for a more executive style apartment with water views.
Corporate Keys have a good range of funished apartments in the CBD
Home style furnished accommodation in Tasmania
If you are looking for a more homely accommodation option there are companies on the web which list apartments and houses which are rented out by home owners. These properties are often rented for periods of 2 weeks or more with costs based on size and location. High Season periods such as Christmas,Easter and school holidays are charged at a premium.