Cradle Mountain Highlanders offers secluded cabins on the edge of Cradle Mountain National Park. It provides convenient, self-catering facilities and is a 5-minute drive from the park’s entrance.

Each of the unique cabins at Cradle Mountain Highlanders has cozy interiors, including a fireplace. All cabins are lined with beautiful Tasmanian timber and most cabins have full kitchen facilities. Some units have a luxurious spa bath and mountain views.

There is a communal barbecue area, with shelter, as well a guest laundry. Free parking is available on site.

Cradle Mountain Highlanders is 650 feet from the Cradle Mountain Information Center and Shuttle Bus Terminal.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Cradle Mountain Highlanders has been welcoming guests since May 11, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 queen bed
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
2 bunk beds
4 bunk beds
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 full bed
1 bunk bed
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
  • Hi, do you have cooking facilities? Thanks Fran
    Hi Fran, All cottages are set up for self-containment.
    Answered on 13 February 2021
  • Does the shuttle bus take you to the Overland track Trailhead? My son and I are hiking the track we are trying to work out how we get to the beginning..
    Please direct your query to the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife visitors centre, as they can help with more information.
    Answered on 26 October 2020
  • How far is it to the nearest restaurant or shop if needed. Thanks
    Cradle Mountain Lodge Tavern: Bar & Bistro 2.8kms to the right of our driveway. Altitude Restaurant & Lounge Bar: 2kms to the left of our driveway. H..
    Answered on 25 April 2021
  • What size is the bath of this cabin, please? Is it the big or small that I saw on the pics?
    Hi, thank you for your message, it is has a big bath in there Regards Carrol
    Answered on 18 August 2021
  • Do we take our own bedding?
    Thank you for your question. We supply all bedding and towels, tea/coffee/sugar/salt and pepper too.
    Answered on 29 January 2021
Area info *
Amenities of Cradle Mountain Highlanders
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Facilities for disabled guests
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Garden view
  • Picnic area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Family rooms
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Lowered sink
    • Raised toilet
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Full-body massage
    • Hand massage
    • Head massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Foot massage
    • Neck massage
    • Back massage
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Korean

    House rules

    Cradle Mountain Highlanders takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM


    Until 10:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Cash is not accepted Cradle Mountain Highlanders accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    FAQs about Cradle Mountain Highlanders

    • Yes, Cradle Mountain Highlanders is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Cradle Mountain Highlanders offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Massage
      • Hiking
      • Fishing
      • Canoeing
      • Neck massage
      • Horseback riding
      • Hand massage
      • Back massage
      • Couples' massage
      • Full-body massage
      • Foot massage
      • Head massage

    • The prices at Cradle Mountain Highlanders may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at Cradle Mountain Highlanders is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • Cradle Mountain Highlanders is 4.3 miles from the center of Cradle Mountain.

    • Room options at Cradle Mountain Highlanders include:

      • Bungalow
      • Studio
      • Twin