Destination guide

The relaxing city of Cradle Mountain awaits you

The mountains, wildlife and parks display a scene truly unique to Cradle Mountain. This relaxing city is known for its restaurants, spas and lake. Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Cradle Mountain

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Cradle Mountain a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Devils at Cradle (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Tasmazia (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Mountain Vista Golf Club (28.3 mi / 45.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain is famous for its beautiful parks, panoramic lake views and wildlife. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cradle Mountain is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dove Lake (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Cradle Mountain (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Mount Emmett (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Weindorfers Tower (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Dove Lake Walk Trailhead (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Crater Lake (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cradle Mountain

Fly into Devonport, TAS (DPO), the closest airport, located 42 mi (67.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Cradle Mountain?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8 holiday rentals around Cradle Mountain. From 3 cottages to 5 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Cradle Mountain is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cradle Mountain?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cradle Mountain. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre: 15 holiday rentals
  • Devils at Cradle: 18 holiday rentals
  • Enchanted Nature Walk: 15 holiday rentals
  • Lake Barrington International Rowing Course: 58 holiday rentals
  • Mole Creek Caves: 45 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cradle Mountain listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Cradle Mountain?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 3 Cottages in Cradle Mountain. Our other popular types of Cradle Mountain holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 3 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Cradle Mountain?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 2 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Cradle Mountain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.