Located in an extensive private habitat reserve, Huon Bush Retreats is central to all the attractions of the Huon Valley just 50 minutes drive from Hobart.
An award winning , carbon neutral (Green Globe Light Accredited) retreat offering guests a choice of contemporary, self contained cabins, deluxe tipees and private campsites against an inspiring backdrop of Tasmanian native forest.
By day a wide range of birds from wrens to wedge tailed eagles fly overhead, by night, owls and mammals such as bats, brush tail possums, wallabies and quolls can be heard moving in the forest around you. And don’t forget the invertebrates that keep the whole sytem running by recycling the forest detritus – experience wildlife without the cages.
Huon Bush Retreats is the perfect base to explore southern Tasmania – 50 minutes from Hobart, 1 hour from Hartz Mountains National Park or Bruny Island and only 2 hours from Southwest National Park and the south coast.
Business Type: Accommodation and Other (Private Nature Reserve)
Wildlife commonly seen: Brushtail Possums, Rufous Wallaby, Numerous Bird Species
Rare Spottings: Ringtail Possums, Bettongs, Peripitus, Snakes
Most exciting: Wedge-tailed Eagle, Bats, Spotted Quoll