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300 Browns Rd Ranelagh, Huonville, Tasmania 7109 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Wifi
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Self contained cabins, tipees and campground in an extensive private habitat reserve, 50 minutes south from Hobart. Relax, explore, experience, nature. We live up to our name as a true retreat. Privacy is ...More protected by 4km winding gravel road, 12 volt solar electricity, interpreted bushwalks and wildlife onsite. If you like nature, you will love Huon Bush Retreats. Escape the city and surround yourself with forest and wildlife. This is a place to relax, explore and experience nature. Although we do accept single night bookings, the people who stay 2 or more nights are glad they booked the longer visit. Discounts available for longer stays, off season and mid week. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$65 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Australia > Tasmania > Huonville
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I can’t speak highly Enough of my weekend spent in the delux teepee. Reception were welcoming and helpful the entire stay. And when I arrived the wood fire in teepee was already going giving a homely feel. During my stay I was blessed with visits...More

1  Thank caramorris82
Response from PaulHVE, Owner at Huon Bush RetreatsResponded July 23, 2018

Hi Cara, So glad that Huon Bush Retreats provided a great couple of days escape for you. We have designed the village so that everyone is closely connected with nature. Reading reviews like yours provides us with satisfaction that we have done a good job....More

Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We were so lucky on our 2 week holiday in Tassie to stumble across this beautiful eco friendly accomodation 10 minutes from Huonville in the bush.We stayed only 1 night( 2 nights would of been perfect) to really check out the property as there is...More

Thank Lisa210974
Response from PaulHVE, Owner at Huon Bush RetreatsResponded May 6, 2018

G'Day Lisa, Thanks for your visit, glad that the eco-experience at Huon Bush Retreats suited you perfectly. Many our of guests comment that "... 2 nights would of been perfect...". We love our wildlife without cages and were glad that you did too. Maybe next...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018

Arriving on a cold afternoon to a wood fire in the Tepee - heaven. Really enjoyed the walks in the forest, and all within reach of wonderful restaurants and bakeries around Huonville. Love this piece of the world.More

Thank Kay D
Response from PaulHVE, Owner at Huon Bush RetreatsResponded April 6, 2018

G'Day Kay, Yes, we agree that "...Arriving on a cold afternoon to a wood fire..." is a lovely welcome to a nature based accommodation experience. Not only does a wood fire add a special ambiance, but also is carbon neutral. We pride ourselves on delivering...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018

Firstly thanks to Paul we specially chose the Buttongrass as our first night accommodation in Tasmania as we wanted to experience the nature, forests, birds, animals and scenery and we were not disappointed. Location is a great base to explore the nearby Ida Bay Railway,...More

3  Thank MyItchyTravelFeet
Response from PaulHVE, Owner at Huon Bush RetreatsResponded April 6, 2018

We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Buttongrass Retreat in Far South Tasmania and thanks for the 5 dot review. Glad that you enjoyed exploring the Huon Valley and your base at Lune River. As you discovered, this is a great place to...More

Reviewed January 31, 2018

We were looking to stay somewhere secluded but comfortable. Huon Bush Retreats achieved both - we felt that we were surrounded by the beautiful Tasmanian wilderness, but our cabin had everything we needed. Highlights included the walk up to Mount Misery, which starts from the...More

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Thank pauld1234567890
Response from PaulHVE, Owner at Huon Bush RetreatsResponded February 5, 2018

G'day Paul, Thanks for your great review, glad that you appreciated the natural values that we offer. For people such as yourselves, who like the outdoors, our private nature reserve is a great place to spend some time with the wildlife. Looks like our eco-cabins...More

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Thanuja P
February 3, 2018|
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Hi Thanuja, I myself see the lights varying between 1 - 4 times a year. It varies greatly due to the activity of the lights themselves but mainly because mostly at night I am inside a building that does not have a direct... More
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