Destination guide

The tranquil 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-sees. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Cradle Mountain a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 scenic 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 center:

  • 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)

Traveling to and around Cradle Mountain

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

Where to stay around Cradle Mountain?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14 holiday lettings near Cradle Mountain. From 5 Houses to 4 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cradle Mountain is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Enchanted Nature Walk: 21 holiday lettings
  • Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre: 21 holiday lettings
  • Devils at Cradle: 23 holiday lettings
  • Mole Creek Caves: 57 holiday lettings
  • House of Anvers: 114 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cradle Mountain listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Cradle Mountain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Cradle Mountain. Our other popular types of Cradle Mountain holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

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 4 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Cradle Mountain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.