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Cradle Forest Inn

A unique, tranquil and rustic experience in private, beautifully appointed and spacious, self-contained log chalets.
All chalets are nestled in the forest and are open-plan with antique style queen beds, lounge area (sofa-bed, TV/Stereo) and private verandah.

Cradle Chalet & Moina Tavern is an ideal base from which to explore Cradle Mountain National Park, wineries, caves, walking trails, cheese and chocolate factories and a world famous Maze. Set on 18 acres of private wilderness at Moina on the edge of Tasmania's alpine wilderness and the ideal getaway or romantic retreat for anyone visiting nearby Cradle Mountain. Cradle Chalet is the home of Moina Tavern – including lounge and bar by the fire plus dining room – and 8 private chalets and suites located in the secluded mountain forest. Cradle Chalet is indeed luxury on the edge of wilderness and the ideal Cradle Mountain accommodation.
Offering comfort and a relaxed stay, Cradle Chalet is just a 20 minute drive from Cradle Mountain.

Enjoy fresh local cuisine at our fully licensed restaurant, relax beside a roaring fire in winter, or dine alfresco in summer while enjoying the local wildlife. For the romantics at heart, immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the wilderness from the privacy of your chalet verandah.

A Complimentary Continental Breakfast is provided.


The Spirit of Tasmania ferry docks in Devonport. From Devonport drive south to Sheffield (town of Murals), and turn onto the C136 which takes you to Moina (30km). Cradle Chalet & Moina Tavern is situated at the T-intersection of C136 and C132.