Cradle Mountain Lodge is an iconic, unique wilderness experience close to the entrance of the spectacular World Heritage-listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park. Set discreetly within this wilderness setting, Cradle Mountain Lodge offers 4 different types of private timber cabins, from the elegant Pencil Pine Cabins, to the luxurious King Billy Suites, each providing every comfort you could need. Enjoy Tasmanian foods and wines in the warm and friendly atmosphere of the Highland Restaurant and enjoy an afternoon tea or pre-dinner drink at one of the various lounges. Around the Lodge, there are more than 20 walking trails to suit every fitness level and when it's time to relax, guests can indulge in a therapeutic massage or sauna at the Waldheim Alpine Spa.
For those looking to enjoy some extra indulgence Cradle Mountain Lodge’s Spa Suites are the ideal choice. Guests are treated to complimentary fire-side port and each evening a different selection of gourmet surprises arrives to delight your senses – a selection of canapés or a cheese plate. Cabins are styled with hand-made Tasmanian wood furnishings and feature king-sized beds piled with soft goose-down duvets. Of course a log combustion fire and a deep spa are also a big part of the attraction. Spa Suites also offer a range of additional in-room comforts and services such as evening turn down service, a mini-bar, complimentary gourmet coffee and tea station with signature Cradle Mountain Cookies, these are some of the extra treats included in this style of cabin. Enjoy music from your in-room CD or the silence of the surrounding wilderness. Each Spa Suite has a private verandah with outdoor furniture and with views into or over the surrounding wilderness, wildlife spotting in comfort is all a part of Cradle’s natural charm. The Spa Suites are perfect for romantic occasions and for really soaking up the surrounding wilderness from the privacy of your own warm and cosy haven.
King Billy Suites represent the ultimate in luxurious wilderness accommodation. King Billy Suites are expansive; featuring separate sleeping and living areas including double sided wood fire, king size bed and oversized bathroom with spa. The interior highlights a contemporary design scheme with premium appointments and furnishings. These suites have beautiful outlooks over the surrounding wilderness, including a large picture window from the bedroom. Outside, a large deck area includes a private hot-tub. Guests are treated to complimentary fire-side port and each evening a different selection of gourmet surprises arrives to delight your senses each evening along with turn down service.
With close proximity to the lodge, the Pencil Pine Cabins offer lodge, lake or bushland views. Available in both standard and family styles, the Pencil Pine Cabins are warm and comfortable with a queen sized bed, day bed, efficient wood fire look gas heaters and contemporary decor and furnishings. Amenities include a coffee table, plunger coffee and tea making facilities, a refrigerator, a hair dryer and an iron/ironing board.
Recognised as one of Tasmania’s premier dining experiences, featuring the very best of Tasmanian foods and wines. The Highland Restaurant is where you will enjoy the mountain buffet breakfast and dinner. Picnic hamper services are available by arrangement.
Open 7 days a week the Tavern Bar & Bistro provides a warm, casual, rustic tavern atmosphere complete with roaring log fire, pool table and television. Bistro style meals served for lunch and dinner, afternoon tea is also served daily. The Bar provides a wide selection of beverages and is the perfect place to enjoy a social drink at the end of an exciting day of exploring Cradle Mountain.
Around the Lodge, there are more than 20 walking trails to suit every fitness level. Discover animal and plant varieties found nowhere else on earth. You can trek mountains, take to trails on horseback, mountain bike or 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.