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Southwell, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 March 2015

We stayed in Pademelon, a lovely timber cabin hidden in the woods. Although chilly there was an electric fire which soon warmed things up and there is also a wood burning stove for when it gets really cold. The kitchen area was well equipped and the whole place was very comfortable blue. The staff gave us lots of info about... More 

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Mittagong, Australia
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Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

A group of five of us stayed in 3 cottages for one night. Very informative and helpful reception guy who assisted us to quickly get organised for a walk from Waldheim's hut to Marion's lookout. Cabins were warm and clean and very comfortable. If you're looking for an experience different to the usual chain hotel/resort I would highly recommend this... More 

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Washington DC
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Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

I was highly impressed with this place. It's got the modern conveniences with rustic charm. There's enough privacy between the cottages and its peaceful and quiet. I would come back here in a heartbeat!

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Adelaide
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

If you are looking to stay at a place that offers peace and quiet, is set in beautiful locales in the midst of nature, is modern in facilities and yet has a rustic charm, Cradle Mountain Highlanders is what you are looking for. What a fantastic place! We stayed at 'The Bushman's Hut' and the cottage had everything! We could... More 

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Golden, Colorado
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

Myrtle at Cradle Mountain Highlanders Cottages: - A panoramic view of Cradle Mountain from the living-room window over your deck - Privacy with nil traffic: It's the last cul-de-sac within green plantings and trees - Modern woody comfortable decor, including a bathroom with everything - The bed is absolutely wonderful - A wood-fed stove plus a wall heater - A... More 

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Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

Pros: Superb setting in a wonderful part of the world. Lovely built timber cabins that offer a warm and inviting fitout. Happiest operators in the world:) very knowledgeable and service is first class. Wombats are locals. Walking distance to visitors Centre (mini bus to cradle is 20min ride from visitor centre). There is a small shop down the road at... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

Where to start! After a long day hike at Cradle, arrival at the cottage is heavenly. Check in was easy, staff very friendly. Cottage tucked in away from the road so it's very quiet. Room is amazing. A wood burner as heating source is delightful. The spa bath is very relaxing and can easily accommodate two tired adults. The little... More 

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Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 7 February 2015

We have repeatedly stayed in Pandani and love the layout and space. It is happily situated amongst old trees and bushes. If you are lucky and keep your eyes open, you can watch pademelons, an echidna or wombat and many birds from the cottage. The gas fire is very practical to get warm quickly. The cottage is not new, but... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

cosy little log cabins , only minutes walk to the visitor centre where you catch the shuttles to the various walking start locations. Good kitchen facilities,plenty of wood for the fire and peacefull.

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Cairns, Australia
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Reviewed 28 January 2015

Unfortunately we only stayed one night in this beautiful place. We stayed in the Telopea cottage which had a lovely fire, a full kitchen, dvds, books, a spa and a comfortable large bed. We were not aware of any other person in any other cottage nearby although I am sure there were people around. The cottage was spotlessly clear, the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The cabins are all hand built in a traditional mountain style and feature lovely natural timbers inside and out. All cabins have log fires except for two and three have spa baths with full of rustic mountain charm. With wildlife at your doorstep, spectacular alpine scenery all around and a rustic mountain cabin to call home, you will really feel at one with nature when you make Cradle Mountain Highlanders your base for exploring Cradle Mountain National Park.Take a walk through ancient rainforests, scale snow-capped peaks or just curl up by the fire in your snug wooden cabin and let the peace of the forest surround you.Whether you are in the mood for self-indulgent comfort or a budget conscious family, there’s a cabin here to suit you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cradle Mountain Highlanders Cottages

Address: 3876 Cradle Mountain Road, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
Price Range: $145 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cradle Mountain Highlanders Cottages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“tree growth, prevented us from easily seeing the Mt - we were in Teleopea - but to be honest, this didn't distract from the experience.”
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“All cabins appear very private , our " bushmans hut " was fantastic for 2 .”
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