Buttongrass Retreat

Social distanced accommodation, the southernmost in all Australia. No crowds here, just you and your friend or family. Self contained family accommodation in this comfortable eco-cabin. Set in a wide open buttongrass moorland, the huge deck has spectacular views to the sometimes snow-capped Adamsons Peak and Mount La Perouse. Enjoy the spectacular starscape or maybe even the Southern Aurora. The perfect base for a couple, small family or two singles for a few days to explore Hastings Caves and Cockle Creek.

Well Equipped Kitchen: Full gas range with oven, Additional wood fired oven, Quality utensils, pots, pans, knives, stirers, baking trays etc ( but no 240 volt appliances), Quality crockery, Full sized refrigerator, 6 seat dining setting

Spacious, sunny living room with great views
Spacious Living Area: Two large sofas, CD Player, Views across buttongrass moreland to southern ranges, Cosy wood heater, Selection of books and games

Master Bedroom: Queen bed and great views

Second Bedroom: Queen and two rollaway single beds

Bathroom: Walk in shower (level access, no lip), Composting toilet, Basin, mirror, Fully sealed commercial vinyl wet area floor and walls

Laundry: Hand wash trough. There is no iron, washing machine or dryer

Easy Limited Mobility Access: Walk in shower (level access, no lip). You may take an outdoor chair into the shower if you wish. One level, Ramp from car park. Limitations: Doors are standard width so require some care for wheelchair access. There are no grab rails or shower seats in the bathroom.

Outdoor Deck: Huge deck runs full length of building, Barbeque, Outdoor dining setting, Outdoor bath, Amazing views

Social distancing is easy at Buttongrass Retreat. Closest neighbour eastward is 300 metres. Closest neighbour westward is 17,000 kilometres !

Important note: This is a place to retreat to nature and escape from the hassles of modern life for a few days. Get away from television, phones and 240 volt electricity and enjoy some peace and quiet. 12 volt solar electricity operates the lights and music. There is usually limited 240 volt electricity, enough to charge a mobile phone or camera or run a laptop computer. CPak machines have been found to successfully but as each machine is different, we make no guarantee that your machine will operate all night.

Close to Hastings Caves, Cockle Creek, Southport Tavern. Under 2 hours from Hobart.