Wake up to the mirror image of Cradle Mountain bouncing off Dove Lake and be wowed by one of Tasmania's greatest natural attractions read more...
Cradle Mountain cottages and chateaus
Playing an important role in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park attracts around a quarter of all visitor's to Australia's island state, who are often left breathless by its beauty.
Stay among the treetops at the Lemonthyme Lodge, soak in your spa cottage at the Cradle Mountain Wilderness Village or enjoy an authentic misty mountain experience at the Cradle Mountain Highlanders. Alternatively, set up camp at the Discovery Holiday Parks, or settle into one of the self-contained cabins.
Tasmanian wilderness luxury
At the northern end of the Cradle Mountain Lake-St Clair National Park is the Cradle Mountain Chateau, with 60 hotel rooms of varying comfort levels, a photographic gallery and a few dining options on site – all with a stunning alpine outlook.
Perched on the lakeside with open-air spas overlooking the Tasmanian bush, Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge has more than 80 private timber cabins with ecotourism sway, with the Waldheim Alpine Spa's sauna, hot-tub and menu of treatments available for a day of pampering. For a more intimate experience, book one of the eight exclusive chalets at the Cradle Chalet Boutique Luxury Lodge.
Nearby Sheffield and Deloraine
Heading away from the park, there are still plenty of Cradle Mountain accommodation options along Cradle Mountain Road. Travel northeast to Sheffield where you will find a collection of bed and breakfasts, affordable retreats and motor inns if you're taking the popular option of driving around the Apple Isle.
Further south, staying in Deloraine or nearby Mole Creek will also have you in easy reach of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. Step back to Georgian times at Blakes Manor and feast on a country breakfast hamper, cosy up in a self-contained cottage off Emu Bay Road or choose from a range of affordable rooms at the renovated Deloraine Hotel.
Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat
This charming and unique property is perched majestically in the pristine wilderness adjacent to Cradle Mountain. Barely 10km "as the crow flies", Cradle Mountain is a comfortable 30 minute drive from this wilderness oasis by way of its own 8km access road to the main highway to Dove Lake and Cra...
Travel Dates: Selected travel dates 24 April - 21 September 2018
Cradle Mountain Hotel
In a serene alpine woodland setting on the fringe of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Cradle Mountain Hotel is the perfect base to explore the ice-carved mountain scenery of the UNESCO Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The hotel's 60 beautifully appointed rooms range from...
Travel Dates: Selected travel dates 1 April - 24 December 2018