Luxury, Family Friendly, Self-Contained B&B in the Heart of the Huon Valley

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Luxury, Family Friendly, Self-Contained B&B in the Heart of the Huon Valley

4.9/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Cradoc, TAS

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCygnet Recreation Ground Dog Park8 min drive
  • Popular LocationCygnet Bowls Club8 min drive
  • Popular LocationWooden Boat Centre18 min drive
  • AirportHobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.)54 min drive

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About this area


Located in Cradoc, this bed & breakfast is on a river. Lovett Gallery and The Huon Apple and Heritage Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Willie Smith's Apple Shed and Heritage Pickers Hut Village. Travelling with kids? Consider Wooden Boat Centre and Roberts Point Marine Conservation Area. Make sure you get close to the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Cygnet Recreation Ground Dog Park - 8 min drive
  • Cygnet Library - 8 min drive
  • Cygnet Market - 8 min drive
  • Cygnet Bowls Club - 8 min drive
  • Wooden Boat Centre - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Hobart International Airport (HBA) - 54 min drive


  • Cygnet Woodfired Bakehouse - 8 min drive
  • Red Velvet Lounge - 8 min drive
  • Red Velvet Lounge - 8 min drive
  • Roy's Bitz of Old Pizza - 8 min drive
  • Grand Hotel - 9 min drive

About this property

Luxury, Family Friendly, Self-Contained B&B in the Heart of the Huon Valley

Riverside Property with kitchen and patio
“Birch Lane” is a fully self-contained, super comfortable piece of tranquillity in the heart of the Huon Valley in southern Tasmania. The apartment is self-catering with full English breakfast provided. Guests will need to shop for other provisions.
Your hosts, Peter and Michelle, travel a lot, and we know what we like. Comfort, cleanliness, convenience, privacy, peace and quiet, and natural beauty close to shops and tourist attractions. “Birch Lane” has all this, plus a few surprising extra touches to make your stay memorable and comfortable.

Fully equipped kitchen: “Birch Lane” boasts a dishwasher, full-sized fridge freezer, oven, cooktop and pantry, wine glasses and dinner settings for 4 people. Want to cook a roast? Or some scones for afternoon tea in your private courtyard? No problem. All the extra little bits and pieces are in the pantry.
Laundry: Hiding in your large, spacious bathroom is a washing machine, dryer and laundry trough.
Private Courtyard: a beautiful sunshiny spot where you can sit year-round and enjoy the garden with afternoon coffee or a glass of wine. (see our gallery for pictures). In October the wisteria is dripping with purple blossom. All the flower photos in the gallery are courtyard flowers. And when it’s raining, there’s a comfy chair where the sun streams in to sit enjoy the garden from inside the French doors. Our cat is happy to join you any time.
Queen-sized Bed: The queen size bed has a latex mattress, luxurious linen and a selection of pillows in varying fillings and profiles for guest comfort.
Extra Guests: The apartment will accommodate extras: a foldaway bed with a custom-made mattress and feather topper for comfort., a double sofa-bed in the lounge with a memory foam topper, and a porta cot is available for babies. See booking page for rates.
Air Conditioning: Your apartment is air-conditioned with reverse cycle heating and cooling.
Unlimited free Wi-Fi., Chromecast and a selection of DVD's. Plus a work station.
Guest Parking: Guests have access to covered parking and completely private entrances.
Staying one night? No problem. We prefer a minimum 2 -night stay but a single night is fine with us. And if you are enjoying your stay, you can book for longer subject to availability.
Travelling in an RV? Call or email us to discuss how we accommodate the RV. We have land to park on.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this bed & breakfast offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. This accommodation is furnished with sofa beds and dining tables. Kitchens offer full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. This Cradoc bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Michelle Fletcher
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available

Guest services

  • Golf privileges (optional)

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Books
  • Games
  • Smoke-free property
  • Video library

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Sofa bed


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • DVD player
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Blender
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric kettle
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Fridge
  • Spices
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Deck or patio
  • Private porch


  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Smartphone data usage (unlimited)

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance
You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Access methods

Private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained B&B Heart Huon Valley
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained Heart Huon Valley Cygnet
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained Heart Huon Valley
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained B&B Heart Huon Valley
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained Heart Huon Valley Cygnet
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained B&B Heart Huon Valley
Luxury Family Friendly Self-contained Heart Huon Valley

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 17 reviews
5 - Excellent 94%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 17 reviews
4 - Good 6%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 17 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 17 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 17 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Perfect place
We loved it here and had the happiest time. We really appreciated all being together and it such a flexible and comfortable space. Kitchen had everything we needed - we even baked! It’s perfect for families if you are happy being cosy together. Thank you Michelle!
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Everything you could wish for
Check-in with the owner was lovely, the accommodation was immaculately presented,well appointed and comfortable for a family of four. Would highly recommend to anyone staying in this beautiful part of Tasmania
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Quiet little pad in the countryside
Lovely little spot in a rural hideaway, high standard finishes and sparkling clean. Michelle is a thoughtful helpful and informative host.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

A relaxing, peaceful spot for a short stay.
Great overall experience.

5/5 Excellent

A comfortable and well equipped apartment. Quiet location in pleasant countryside