The Cradle Alpine Retreat offers budget self contained villas, cottages and chalets nestled within more than 50 acres of private forest, ideally located 15 minutes from the famous Cradle Mountain National Park.
Ideal for singles, couples, families, groups of friends holidaying together and sporting groups, the Cradle Alpine Retreat blends comfort with a touch of wilderness to ensure a peaceful and relaxed stay.
Nestled in the foothills of the Cradle Mountain, 25kms from Cradle Mountain National Park, the Cradle Alpine Retreat offers easy access to the best of the Cradle Mountain area, activities and attractions. Mount Roland is a 5 minute drive, Mole Creek and King Solomon Caves are approximately both a 30 minute drive; while Leven Canyon, a dramatic canyon with a river twisting and roaring 275 metres below, is only a 40 minute drive the property. Tasmazia, a colourful miniature village within a complex of mazes is 15 minutes minute drive. The beautiful Lake Barrington which features international rowing, skiing and canoeing competitions, is approximately 20 minutes away or visit Anvers Chocolates, 45 mins from the retreat. Located in Moina, the nearest airport is Devonport Airport, 60 km from the Cradle Alpine Retreat.
The Cradle Alpine Retreat offers studios, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom self contained villas, cottages and chalets with access to a garden. There are four spacious self-contained cottages, all featuring a well equipped kitchen, electric blankets. 3 cottages boast log fires, while 3 cottages bost private spa baths as well as the beautiful views of Mount Roland.
The fifteen luxury forest chalets have been purpose built to blend with the forest and provide the perfect wilderness retreat/mountain getaway ambiance. All are beautifully appointed to provide comfort and guest privacy. Each has its own private veranda for guests to enjoy the beautiful forest surrounds.
The Cradle Alpine Retreat offers an on site restaurant, the Cradle Forest Inn, fully licensed and open for breakfast and morning tea between 8am and 11am, and between 11am and 8pm for all other meals and snacks. Serving Australian cuisine, the menu has something for everyone and includes mouth-watering delights such as wood-fired pizzas, delicious Texas Smoked BBQ ribs, meats and fish, hearty soups and steaks. Enhance your dining experience with one of their local wines or beers. Tasmania is home to some of the most impressive wines in the world and at Cradle Forest Inn they have an extensive list of local wines to complement every meal. The range of tantalising desserts accompanied by freshly brewed coffee or tea are also guaranteed to tempt you.
A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day. Further guest facilities and services include FREE on site car parking, great mountain views, terrace, a garden, a picnic area, non-smoking accommodation and throughout the property, express check in/out, guest laundry facilities, designated smoking area, FREE accessible car parking, restaurant, a coffee shop/café, snack bar/deli, weekly housekeeping, bar lounge, books, DVDs and music for children, security key access, DVD library, fresh linen is supplied, in house movies and laundry service (fee applies). Children under 2 years STAY FREE OF CHARGE when using existing beds.
The Cradle Alpine Retreat provides an oasis of romance, rest and a retreat away from all the busyness of life.
Tranquilles Luxury Spa B&B - 4.5 star luxury Spa B&B and Deluxe Guest House accommodation, offering a unique blend of elegance, indulgence, pampering and relaxation. Choose between the luxury of the Provence King Spa Suite, The Iris Queen Spa Room or the Shearwater Queen Room, waking to a gorgeous day in the striking, bright & cheerful garden surrounds. There really is no such word as "standard" at Tranquilles. All guest accommodation is fitted with individually controlled reverse cycle air conditioning and plunger coffee facilities. There is a VCR/DVD player facility available in the Iris Queen Spa Room and Provence King Spa Suite, in addition to satellite TV facilities in the guest lounge. On arrival, you will be greeted with complimentary sparkling wine and delicious locally made Belgian-style chocolates in your room, as well as a port decanter in the Provence Suite. All this set amongst more than two acres of sweeping romantic gardens. Further facilities include an art gallery and lounge area with log fire plus an inviting conservatory overlooking the walled courtyard. A second guest lounge opens onto the Mediterranean styled walled courtyard. The expansive garden also provides many opportunities for guests to relax and enjoy the pleasant Tasmanian climate. Tranquilles is in a perfect location to unpack, then explore the many highlights of Tasmania's lovely north and north-west regions, such as Cradle Mountain, Stanley, Tamar Wine Route, etc. Port Sorell in north-west Tasmania is within an easy 15 minute drive of Devonport, the Spirit of Tasmania terminal or the Devonport airport, and just over an hour from Launceston. This area is renowned for its golden beaches, many and varied walking tracks, magnificent views, a range of water sports and easy access to the flora and fauna inhabiting the Narawntapu National Park. Tranquilles Luxury Spa BandB welcomes corporate guests, offering business travellers an opportunity to feel at home whilst still receiving professional business support services including wireless broadband, printing, copying and faxing services as well as space and catering facilities for small business meetings, seminars etc. Bed, breakfast & candlelit dinner packages are available (subject to prior notification - please specify in the Special requests section of your Booking). Tranquilles is fully licensed with a quality collection of Tasmanian and mainland wines. All meals offer the very best of fresh Tasmanian produce. Tranquilles also offers gourmet picnic hampers. Should you feel the need for some relaxation and muscle toning, we are more than happy to arrange a visit from a local professional masseur. Visitors arrive at Tranquilles as guests, and leave as friends.
The Edgewater Hotel - one of Devonports oldest hotels, which has proudly offered accommodation to travellers since 1853. Today, the newly renovated Edgewater is recognised as Devonports best value accommodation complex. Situated on the banks of the Mersey River, Edgewater is conveniently located right next to the Spirit of Tasmania terminal, offering newly renovated hotel accommodation designed for business and leisure travellers as well as a bistro serving great value meals and function centre for events, meetings, functions and conferences. The Edgewater Hotel is a non smoking property which includes 42 guest accommodation rooms, perfect for business or pleasure. Renovations include new bathrooms, flat screen TVs, wireless internet, and new furnishings. But be assured, we haven't changed all the things you've told us you like ... such as the comfy King Size beds, the air-conditioning, FREE Austar, and a great welcome. The Courtyard rooms are great value for money - ideal for the budget conscious traveller. The Waterfront and Terrace rooms are larger and afford a little extra luxury. For something completely extravagant, enjoy the Executive Spa Suite. Edgewater's Bistro is open for breakfast and dinner, offering a selection of great Tassie fare from seafood to succulent steaks. Enjoy a pre dinner drink in the bar or in the lounge. Further facilities include a bottle shop on site, conference/meeting facilities, secretarial services available, dry cleaning service, laundry service, FREE on-site parking, room service - limited service, a tour desk and wheelchair accessibility. Whether you are on business or pleasure, The Edgewater Hotell offers comfortable accommodation and excellent facilities to make your stay a pleasant one.
Try The Edgewater Hotel... you won't be disappointed!
We invite you to come to a place where the air is the purest in the world and the landscape is rugged and wild. Tall Timbers offers 4 star motel and apartment accommodation, located in the far North West tip of Tasmania, presiding over the edge of one of the world's last truly natural and unspoilt frontiers. This is where Bass Strait and the Indian Ocean collide, giving the edge of the world a "global point of difference". In this unique corner of the Island, locals and visitors breath the cleanest air in the world all year round. Tall Timbers Hotel Motel is unique to Tasmania and a true showcase for the local district, set in a rural setting only a short walk to the town centre. It is a mecca for visitors and locals alike. Tall Timbers consists of 67 beautifully appointed guest rooms and fully self contained apartments. All of Tall Timbers accommodation is situated at the rear of the main hotel complex, designed to take advantage of the stunning views that surround the property. Accommodation styles consist of self-contained apartments and motel units. All accommodation features air conditioning, CD player, VCR, dial up internet access, private ensuite bathrooms with shower, full kitchen and laundry(apartments only), mini bar, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer and opening windows. The facilities include a spacious modern laundry facility, well appointed gym, indoor heated pool, tennis courts, two bars and a bottle shop. The Kauri Bistro has an excellent menu which features local produce seafood, beef, lamb & cheeses to mention a few. For that special occasion, Greys Function room and Brittons Function Centre is great for groups up to 250 persons. Millers bar or Gunns lounge bar are the ideal area to relax and enjoy the ambience. Also for the punter, visit Howie's Oasis Gaming Room with Tas Keno and Video Gaming Machines. Situated on 125 acres, Tall Timbers boasts an expansive garden area, BBQ facilities, guest passes to the local golf course, trout stocked dam and stream for the trout fishermen, all set in a spacious rural setting. At Tall Timbers, the scenery is breathtaking, the "Edge of The World" is literally at your doorstep - there is undiscovered adventure around every corner. The far North West coast of Tasmania is one of the last wild places on the planet. From the moment you first enter the imposing foyer of Tall Timbers, the ambience of the solid Blackwood and Grey Top pine beams tell you that this accommodation is unique. We invite you to come to a place where the air is the purest in the world and the landscape is rugged and wild, adventure, intrigue and history around every corner.