Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge is an iconic, unique wilderness experience offering 4.5 star luxury hotel accommodation which is the closest accommodation to the entrance of Tasmania's spectacular World Heritage-listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.
Just 2 hours drive from Launceston and 1.25 hours from Devonport, Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge is a superb escape showcasing the best Cradle Mountain has to offer, with warm hospitality, sensational local food and wine, breathtaking scenery and magnificent wilderness surrounds. The Lodge itself is warm and inviting with open fires, comfy chairs and cosy spots, perfect for enjoying the postcard views or just relaxing.
Around Cradle Mountain Lodge there are more than 20 walking trails that suit every fitness level. Imagine wandering through towering forests with trees older than mankind. Discover animal and plant varieties found nowhere else on earth. You can trek mountains, explore trails on horseback or mountain bike, and learn to fly-fish - just some of the many activities on offer. And when it's time to relax, guests can indulge in a therapeutic massage or sauna at the Waldheim Alpine Spa - the perfect place to soak away tension and time.
Set discreetly within its pristine wilderness setting, Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge offers 86 private luxury timber cabins, each providing every comfort you could need, including some with spa baths. Each cabin is individually furnished and non smoking. Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge boasts a fantastic range of dining options. Recognised as one of Tasmania's premier dining experiences, the Highland Restaurant features the very best of Tasmanian foods and wines. Enjoy the mountain buffet breakfast, morning tea and dinner. The Tavern Bar & Bistro boasts a rustic tavern atmosphere with roaring log fire, serving bistro style meals served for lunch and dinner. Afternoon tea is also served. The Weindorfer Lounge is more like a private club lounge with deep leather armchairs and a crackling fire. Newspapers are available at the lounge, and boardgames are available at reception. The Guest Lounge Bar is a private, guests retreat, ideal for pre-dinner drinks or a late night port. Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge also offers Wine and Cheese Tasting daily with six lovingly handcrafted wines accompanied by three boutique cheeses which showcase Tasmania's reputation for gourmet produce.
The Waldheim Alpine Spa at Cradle Mountain Lodge reflects the natural purity and pristine beauty of the Tasmanian wilderness. Combining nature's intelligence and power of touch, our spa and massage therapies mirror the balanced beauty of Cradle Mountain. Your spa experience will be enhanced by the towering presence of the King Billy pines as you watch fresh mountain streams run through the Tasmanian wilderness.
Further guest facilities and services include free car parking, sauna and steam room, daily activity program, flora & fauna reference literature, guest television, billiards/pool table and darts, complimentary board games (available from reception), EFTPOS facilities, travellers cheques cashed, safe deposit box (available at reception), airport shuttle (must be pre-booked), public phones, baby sitting service - fee applies, guest laundry and ironing rooms, dry cleaning/laundry/ironing service, porterage (if required) - charges apply, disabled facilities, internet kiosk, tour desk and Lodge Store - souvenirs, snacks, clothing, film and limited personal items. Hire of bicycles, day packs, gumboots and baby backpacks are also available. Business facilities include WI FI internet connection (in public areas - not in the rooms - extra charges apply), an internet kiosk with broadband internet (extra charges apply), faxing facilities, photocopying service and conference/meeting faciilties. All children 0-3 years stay free when staying with adults and using existing bedding*. *Existing bedding is 2 people per queen or king bed and 1 person per single bed. FREE cot hire. Children 4-15 years are $30 per child, per night (includes breakfast and bedding).
The best way to appreciate the World Heritage Listed environment at Cradle Mountain is by taking a scenic walk. For guests of Cradle Mountain Lodge, it is not necessary to venture into the National Park to experience the best of Tasmania's wilderness, as we have a host of great walks with spectacular scenery that leave directly from the Lodge grounds. These walks are suitable for a wide range of fitness levels and weather conditions.
Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge - luxury accommodation in the heart of the wilderness - a superb wilderness escape showcasing the best Tasmania has to offer, with warm hospitality, sensational local food and wine, breathtaking scenery and magnificent wilderness surrounds.