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Hobart, Cradle Mountain & Freycinet


From chic city hotels to stylish outback station stays


A continent of contrasts; from the outback to the ocean


Experience it all with epic Australian adventures

Tasmania is an intriguing blend of pioneering heritage and a vibrant contemporary culture. Enjoy fine wines and fabulous walks, world-heritage wilderness and world-class golf, unique wildlife and delicious local produce in Australia’s Island state.

The Tasmanian harbourside capital of Hobart combines heritage charms with modern pleasures; and is the gateway to a long list of natural treasures across the island-state. Steeped in history and framed by dramatic sea cliffs, the nearby Tasman Peninsula is home to historic Port Arthur and the spectacular Three Capes walking track.

Follow the coast east to take in some of the island state’s most scenic drives including Maria Island, the Freycinet Peninsula and the beautiful Bay of Fires. Enjoy fabulous fresh seafood, luxury lodgings and some of Tasmania’s most exhilarating hikes along the way.

Aerial view of sunset over Wineglass Bay in Freycinet
Couple admiring the view in a vineyard in the Coal Valley

Fringed by sandy beaches and lined with scenic bushwalks, Bruny Island offers a rich bounty of delicious local produce and wonderful native wildlife.

Launceston is the launch pad for foodie trails in the tasty Tamar Valley, famous for its delicate sparkling wines; and golfing getaways on the windswept Barnbougle coast and remote King Island, famous for their challenging links courses.

The wonderfully wild Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park provides opportunities to walk alongside wombats and dine with Tasmanian devils, hike dramatic untouched terrain and fly-fish in hidden mountain streams.

Luxury Destinations Tasmania

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Luxury accommodation Tasmania

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Luxury Experiences Tasmania

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Itinerary Inspirations

These itineraries have been designed to inspire you with a small selection of the many unique adventures to be had in this beautiful region. Once you have a feel for the destinations and experiences that best resonate with you, we will tailor every element of your perfect luxury travel itinerary, exclusively for you. 

A taste of Tasmanian style

Luxury lodgings, fabulous food and spectacular nature. Get a taste for Tasmania in style!

Experience Tasmania’s finest accommodation, matched with tantalising culinary journeys on this four-night luxe foodie experience.
Staying at Hobart’s charming Islington boutique hotel, where elegance and exceptional service go hand in hand, enjoy exploring Hobart’s fabulous waterfront restaurants and tasty weekend markets. A full-day private tour to Bruny Island provides the opportunity to taste some of the island’s bountiful seasonal and regional produce. Home to an almost endless selection of artisanal producers, local wines and an array of unique wildlife: from fur seals and fairy penguins to albatross and white wallabies; this island is sure to be a highlight of your Tasmanian adventures.
Travel along Tasmania’s scenic East Coast to the fabulous Freycinet Peninsula and enjoy a two-night stay at Australia’s magnificent Saffire Freycinet lodge. This luxurious coastal sanctuary overlooks the spectacular Hazard Mountains and Great Oyster Bay, and is a celebration of local culinary delights, breathtaking scenery and immersive local activities that showcase the property’ stunning natural surrounds.
  • Inclusions

    4 nights’ accommodation (2 nights Islington Hotel, 2 nights Saffire Freycinet) inclusive of daily breakfast, up to 3 lunches (subject to travel schedule) and 3 dinners per person. Private Bruny Island produce experience, Selected activities at Saffire Freycinet. Rental vehicle including insurance (max cover), unlimited kilometres and GPS.

  • Note

    Private transfers by luxury vehicle and/or helicopter are available on request.

A feast for the senses

Fresh air and fine food, beautiful waterways and breathtaking national parks.

Start your Tasmanian getaway in historic Hobart. Tasmania’s harbourfront capital showcases a rich heritage and a dynamic modern food scene. Enjoy a two-night stay at MACq01, a stylish storytelling hotel on the city’s vibrant waterfront, only a short stroll from some of Hobart’s finest eateries and small-batch whisky distilleries, cafes, markets and wine bars. During a full day cruise down the Derwent River and into the sheltered waters of the D’Entrecasteaux Channel, gather the ingredients for a decadent seafood feast (freshly shucked oysters, abalone, rock lobster, sea urchin and salmon) accompanied by gourmet local produce, fine Tasmanian wines, local craft beers and apple ciders for a most memorable (and delicious) introduction to Australia’s island state.
Take to the road to continue your journey along Tasmania’s scenic East Coast. Explore Freycinet Peninsula’s breathtaking coastal views, spectacular bushland and popular hiking tracks at your own pace. Soak up the scenery and serenity from your outdoor bath-tub on the deck of your stylish Coastal Pavilion at Freycinet Lodge, overlooking Great Oyster Bay and the rugged Hazards mountain range. Enjoy a sampling of Tasmania’s finest handcrafted gins or a sensory journey through Tasmania’s iconic wine regions during your stay at the Lodge. Surrounded by Freycinet National Park, you may choose to hike, bike, kayak or cruise to explore the region’s untracked beaches and untamed bushland, from Cape Tourville Lighthouse to Wineglass Bay.
  • Inclusions

    4 nights’ accommodation (2 nights at MACq01 and 2 nights at Freycinet Lodge) inclusive of daily breakfast and 1 lunch per person. Full day small group Seafood Seduction cruise, self-guided gin or wine tasting at Freycinet Lodge. Rental vehicle including insurance, unlimited kilometres and GPS.

Island-hopping golfing getaway

The ultimate Australian golfing getaway by private jet.

Fresh air and fabulous food, great golf and the great outdoors come together in this ultimate golfing getaway.
Jet off from Melbourne’s Essendon airport to land at Tasmania’s premier golfing destination, Barnbougle and play two of Australia’s best courses – Lost Farm and Barnbougle Dunes on the wild and windswept coast of North-East Tasmania.
A short scenic flight lands you on the wonderfully remote and beautifully rugged King Island, to enjoy two more spectacular Australian coastal links courses high on any golfers’ lust-list: Ocean Dunes and Cape Wickham.
Return to Melbourne with your private jet, rejuvenated and refreshed.
  • Inclusions

    3 nights’ accommodation (2 nights Barnbougle Lost Farm Lodge and 1 night King Island), a round of golf at Cape Wickham (18 holes), Ocean Dunes (18 holes), Barnbougle Dunes (18 holes) and Barnbougle Lost Farm (20 holes) with pull-cart and full-size bag hire, return private jet flights Essendon - Barnbougle - King Island - Essendon.

Island escapades & escapes

Explore the island state’s idyllic islands

Begin your island adventures at Hobart’s Henry Jones Art Hotel. Superbly located on the island state capital’s bustling waterfront, Australia’s first art hotel, is packed with personality. During your stay, enjoy a full-day private tour to the scenically spectacular Maria Island, a natural wildlife sanctuary for wombats and wallabies, kangaroos and pademelons, beautiful birdlife and so much more. Wildlife, history and natural beauty abound.
Continue the wildlife adventures on Bruny Island, with an engaging program of guided touring and walks that showcase the island’s stunning scenery and introduce you to some of the curious local fauna. Sample fresh local produce as you explore Bruny Island’s beautifully preserved natural environment.
Then really get away from it all, with a two-night stay on your own private island hideaway. Just a five-minute boat trip from Bruny Island, Satellite Island is a secluded 76-acre private hideaway in the pristine waters of the D’Entrecasteaux Channel. Enjoy sublime seclusion, sleeping by the water’s edge, shucking oysters straight from the rocks. Fish from the jetty, feed the deer, watch the sunset across the Southern Ocean, stargaze to spot the Southern Lights; and enjoy freedom from all the cares of the outside world. Return to Hobart by private helicopter.
  • Inclusions

    6 nights’ accommodation (2 nights Henry Jones Art Hotel, 2 nights in a cottage on Bruny Island, 2 nights Satellite Island) inclusive of daily breakfast in Hobart, breakfast provisions on Bruny Island, 4 lunches and 2 dinners per person*. Full day private Maria Island tour, 3 day/2 nights private tour of Bruny Island, 2 nights’ exclusive use of Satellite Island including use of fishing gear, snorkeling gear, kayaks, and SUP boards; a 24-hour on call island keeper. Private transfers including helicopter Satellite Island-Hobart Airport.

  • Notes

    Accommodation on Satellite Island features a pantry stocked with gourmet essentials. Meals are not included. If you would like to cook your own meals, a provision stop will be made prior to departing Bruny Island. Alternatively, a private chef can be requested to cook some or all of your meals (additional charges apply).

South West Wilderness Cruise

Enjoy World Heritage Wilderness, guided walks, spectacular wildlife and wonderful Tassie wines as you cruise some of the most pristine corners of the planet aboard a luxury motor catamaran custom-built for expedition-style cruising.

Whilst each itinerary is different, shaped by the winds, the weather and individuals’ interests, Odalisque III provides access to Tasmania’s otherwise largely inaccessible South West Wilderness.

The adventure begins with a scenic wilderness flight from Hobart that sets the scene for the days ahead. Surrounded by the South West National Park, most signs of civilisation have been left far behind – but not so aboard Odalisque III where all the creature comforts are catered for: private en-suite cabins with panorama windows, comfortable lounge areas, gourmet dining experiences and highly personalised levels of service.  

Wake up to a new view each morning. The days ahead are spent gazing up at the spectacular Breaksea Island sea caves or out from stunning mountain-top lookouts, wandering along the untracked sands of Stephens Bay Beach or hiking through ancient rainforests, cruising the Huon-pine lined bends of the Davey River or picnicking in pristine wilderness. Spot dolphins playing in the bow waves and chance a glimpse of the endangered orange-bellied parrot.

Your expert guides generously share their vast knowledge about the local wildlife, flora, history and more on daily walks and shore excursions, whilst back on-board the chef prepares delicious meals showcasing local delicacies enjoyed around a shared table.

  • Inclusions

    4 or 6 nights’ accommodation aboard Odalisque III, all meals and accompanying beverages, daily shore excursions, return scenic flights from/to Hobart and national park entrance fees.

  • Notes

    Scheduled 4- and 6-night Port Davey Escape itineraries operate between January and May each year. From June to November, Odalisque III is based in Hobart, operating 4 night East Coast Expeditions to the Freycinet Peninsula via Maria Island and the Tasman Peninsula. Private charter cruising with tailored itineraries is also available throughout the year.

Spectacular south east wonders

Wine and wilderness, art and animals; from the city to the coast.

Begin your journey in the harbourside city of Hobart, with a three-night stay at MACq01, a boutique hotel in one of Hobart’s most enviable locations. Each guest room shares the tales of the colourful characters that have shaped Tasmania’s unique spirit. Whilst in Hobart, enjoy a private day trip to the striking World Heritage Listed Mt Field National Park with an expert guide at your side; and a ‘posh-as’ day of wine and art, including ferry transfers, behind-the-scenes touring at Moorilla winery, a delicious lunch at Source restaurant and a visit to Hobart’s iconic MONA gallery to round out your stay.
Over the following four days, enjoy a guided walking tour on Maria Island, including exclusive glamping accommodation and gourmet candlelit dinners. Explore stunning island scenery, meet endearing Tasmanian wildlife and learn the island’s fascinating history.
Conclude your adventure with a relaxing two-night stay at the luxurious Saffire Freycinet, one of Australia’s most highly awarded luxury lodges, with exceptional dining options, transformative wellness treatments and a complimentary range of immersive local activities and experiences.
  • Inclusions

    8 nights’ accommodation (3 nights MACq01, 3 nights Maria Island Walk, 2 nights Saffire Freycinet) inclusive of daily breakfast, 6 lunches and 6 dinners per person. Full day private Mt Field National Park hosted excursion, Moorilla & MONA posh day including return ferry transfers in the Posh Pit ex Hobart, MONA entry, guided vineyard tour, tasting and a bottle of wine, 4-Day small group Maria island guided walk including ferry transfers, Selected activities at Saffire Freycinet, National Park Fees and entry permits, Private luxury car transfers.

  • Notes

    Maria Island Walk operates October – April.

Tasmanian treasures

Traversing Tasmania from North to South.

Begin your Tasmanian adventure in Launceston before embarking on one of Australia’s most spectacular multi-day guided walks. Explore the beautiful Bay of Fires on foot, travelling across sandy white beaches and secluded coves, kayaking in quiet rivers, enjoying refreshing ocean swims and sipping local wines in the company of new friends.
Return to Launceston and enjoy a perfume-masterclass at a local lavender farm, as well as a nocturnal wildlife tracking tour and campfire dinner.
Envelop yourself in nature with a two-night stay at Cradle Mountain Lodge to enjoy wonderful wilderness walks and spectacular scenery. Continue on to Strahan to explore Tasmania’s wild west, enjoying a scenic half-day cruise through the Gordon River Wilderness Area, one of the most pristine corners of our planet.
Round off your Tasmanian adventure at the French-inspired Villa Howden on the edge of the Huon Valley, and enjoy a full-day cruise to sample the freshest Bruny Island produce and local flavours.
  • Inclusions

    12 nights’ accommodation (1 night The Sebel Launceston, 3 nights Bay of Fires Lodge Walk, 2 nights Peppers Silo Hotel, 2 nights Cradle Mountain Lodge, 2 nights Wheelhouse Apartments, 2 nights Villa Howden) inclusive of 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 4 dinners per person. 4 day/3 night Bay of Fires guided walk including accommodation, meals, transfers and National Park fees, Private Fragrance masterclass, Private Quoll Patrol tour with dinner, Half day shared group Gordon River Cruise including premium seating and lunch, Small group Bruny Island cruise with lunch. Private transfer Launceston. Rental vehicle including insurance (max cover), unlimited kilometres and GPS.

Highlights & insights

Tour Tasmania’s iconic highlights, enjoying wonderful local insights along the way

Begin your journey in Tasmania’s north at the charming Quamby Estate, and visit Josef Chromy winery for a unique fly fishing and wine tasting experience followed by lunch with matching wines during your stay here. Head to the coastal town of Stanley on Tasmania’s northwest coast. Explore the historic village, its beautiful surrounds, and make your way to the top of the ‘The Nut’, with the intimate and inviting Ship Inn as your base. Continue your journey to the World Heritage Listed Cradle Mountain National Park to enjoy a wonderful collection of wilderness experiences: guided and self-guided walks, mountain biking, fly fishing, nocturnal wildlife tours and rejuvenating treatments at Cradle Mountain Lodge’s Waldheim Alpine Spa.
Your next stop is picturesque Pumphouse Point from where you can continue the outdoor adventures nestled in the south-eastern corner of Lake St Clair. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit ‘Wall in the Wilderness’, a history of the Tasmanian highlands sculpted in Huon Pine, just a short drive away. From here, head for the coast to enjoy a luxurious stay at one of Australia’s most highly-awarded luxury lodges. Saffire Freycinet is the base for Wineglass Bay walks, Tasmanian devil encounters and wonderful oyster farm tours. Before finishing up in Hobart, stay at MONA Pavilions overlooking the Derwent River to enjoy unlimited entry to MONA museum and a tour of their Moorilla winery. Complete your Tasmanian touring on a high, with a scenic flight over Hobart to the southern-most point of Australia. Your final day tour also includes a cruise the waters of Port Davey Marine Reserve to discover the area’s rich indigenous history and enjoy gourmet Tasmanian produce.
  • Inclusions

    13 nights’ accommodation (2 nights Quamby Estate, 2 nights Ship Inn Stanley, 2 nights Cradle Mountain Lodge, 2 nights Pumphouse Point, 2 nights Saffire Freycinet, 3 nights Mona Pavilions) inclusive of daily breakfast, 4 lunches and 4 dinners per person. Half day fly fishing and wine tasting experience at Josef Chromy Wines, Admission to the MONA, tour or Moorilla winery and a bottle of Moorilla sparkling wine, Full day small group air tour to Southern West National park. Automatic rental vehicle.

  • Note

    The Wall in the Wilderness is closed in June, July and August.

Refresh, rejuvenate & reset

World heritage wilderness and idyllic island life: Tasmania, Wolgan Valley and Lord Howe Island.

Discover bucket-list Australian destinations and experiences as this 11-night itinerary showcases some Australia’s most remote and pristine wildernesses that will refresh and rejuvenate, to help you really reset.
The adventures begin in Hobart, with the wonderful waterfront MACq01 as your base. Enjoy a spectacular helicopter flight over the Three Capes on the Tasman Peninsula and discover the historic significance of Port Arthur during your stay here. Then head for the coast to soak up some crisp clean air, spectacular scenery and lodge-life luxe, with a refreshing stay at Australia’s highly awarded Saffire Freycinet.
Head north, to Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley resort on the edge the World Heritage Blue Mountains wilderness west of Sydney. Enjoy rugged wilderness, refined luxuries, wonderful wildlife and a range of rejuvenating outdoor adventures on this 7,000 acre carbon-neutral wildlife conservancy.
Hop across to the World Heritage Listed Lord Howe Island to really relax and reset. Refreshing bike rides and challenging hikes, rewarding snorkelling adventures and rejuvenating lagoon swims; enjoy the relaxed island pace!
  • Inclusions

    11 nights’ accommodation (2 nights MACq01 hotel, 3 nights Saffire Freycinet, 3 nights Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, 3 nights Capella Lodge) inclusive of daily breakfast, 5 lunches (subject to travel schedule) and 9 dinners per person. Private Three Capes scenic flight and Port Arthur guided experience, Selected activities at Saffire Freycinet and Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley. Private car transfers Sydney Airport-Heliport and Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley-Sydney Airport, Private helicopter scenic transfer Sydney-Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley. Rental vehicle in Tasmania.

  • Note

    Private transfers by luxury vehicle and/or helicopter in Tasmania are available on request. This itinerary is not available for travel in the month of August (Capella Lodge seasonal closure).

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