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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I travelled (eloped) from Adelaide to Tasmania last year for our wedding and honeymoon. We had our wedding at Lemonthyme Lodge underneath Bridal Veil Falls. We found the Lodge quite easily conaidering the weather was quite bad that day and visibility not the best. The road in to the lodge is a bit rough and quite narrow...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a two bedroom bungalow (Dogwood) great setup . Beds very comfy . Lovely quiet setting . Good walks nearby . Best of all was the food cooked by Larissa the Head Chef- happy to make special vegetarian meals for our fussy 15 year old daughter and the other meals were well with it also . Definitely recommend this...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the steep and windy drive up the mountains! Think crisp, fresh air and surrounded by tall trees. Very comfortable cottages with modern facilities. Amazing how they built them in such wilderness! The whispering woods serve delicious food...don't miss it. Don't miss the feeding every night at 845pm. If u are keen on a walk but don't want worry too...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lodging is in a beautiful bush/rainforest location about 8kms down a well maintained unsurfaced road. Quite and great privacy from other guests with nothing around us except nature. Cabins need an update but comfortable with good gas log heating which was very effective. Please be warned that the location is isolated so no popping out or down to the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night with a toddler in the wilderness suite, which was very roomy if a bit faded. The setting is lovely but it is a good 30min+ drive to Cradle Mountain and a good 10 min drive just to the road, so if we were here for more than one day, it would have been pretty...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Spent 2 nights here ... its prefect if you want a get away from EVERYTHING. After hiking Cradle Mountain this was perfect. Quiet, peaceful and if your up for it a bit more of a walk, there are few hikes varying in distance from the location. The restaurant has a small menu, but everything we had was fantastic. Breakfast was...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

We toured Tassie for 10 days and we stayed at the Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat for our final night and found it the best experience for accommodation and meals of our whole trip. We checked into our Luxury Spa Suite and were pleasantly surprised by its generous size and the high quality of the decor. It had a great private view...

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

After a tough climb to the Cradle Mountain summit, Lemonthyme is the perfect wilderness retreat to escape to. Set 8kms in from the main road and in very peaceful surroundings, just listening to the birds and the general quiet of being in the middle of the forest is a great antidote to city living. The cabins are cosy, comfortable and...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Found this place while searching for accomodation near cradle mountain. Lemonthyme was one of the few remaining places available and after staying there I am so glad that I did! It does take some time to get to the collection of wooden cottages so if you plan on staying there for an extended period of time perhaps plan to bring...

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Second visit after 5 years. Our first visit was most enjoyable. Must say having travelled 350 Klms from Hobart how very disappointed we were this visit with the lack of change to the decor in our Superior Luxury Spa cabin that is looking very tired and dated. Curtains, couches and paintwork, in fact the whole establishment, in need of a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched majestically within a spectacular rainforest environment near Cradle Mountain, you will be more than mildly amazed. The atmosphere at Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat is peaceful and serene, with a welcoming aura that soothes the soul and inspires the spirit. Choose from a range of accommodation options including luxury spa suites, 2 bedroom self-contained family cabins, or romantic tree-top hideaways for couples. Walk under the man fern canopy, gaze at the waterfalls or relax on the verandah. Savour our delicious food in the Whispering Woods a-la-carte restaurant or quench your thirst in our fully licensed lounge bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat

Address: 770 Dolcoath Rd | off Cradle Mountain Road, Moina, Tasmania 7310, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Moina
Price Range: $179 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Lemonthyme Hotel Moina
Lemonthyme Wilderness Retreat Tasmania/Moina
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“Very beautiful and remote location - Good lodge”
laakk, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“As far away from the main building as you can get. I cannot recommend the 'Wombat' cabin for that reason.”
Amethyst_Cat_Oz, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“wilderness cabin fantastic....”
laugra2016, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for the luxury suites if the budget allows”
Ewebewty, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Wouldn't matter unless you wanted to upgrade to a spa room. The external views are much the same wherever you are.”
Geoff333_13, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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