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Silver Ridge Retreat

46 Rysavy Road, Sheffield, Tasmania 7306, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Braunschweig, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

very friendly and helpful owner Free wifi at reception, indoor swimming pool nice night walk with wildlife observation and explanation, very helpful tips for day tours, fully equipped kitchen, before arrival grocery shopping, the nearest shop is far away

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Clean and tidy cabin with full kitchen. One or two bedrooms to suit either a couple or family. But the best thing was the roaring wood heater which was perfect for when the temperature dropped to 0 degrees overnight! Lovely property with an indoor heated pool, free washing machine (clothes line on porch) and animals in the paddocks. Great location... More

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Noosa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Beautiful peaceful retreat Friendly owners wonderful accommodation with lovely log fire Loved the pool after long walk and big drive Mt Roland look spectacular with the cloud then the next day with the sun Will definitely return

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Beautiful setting with friendly owners and clean accommodation. Can't really ask for much more! They even offer a nice night walk which was a pleasant surprise. The only reason I didn't give them the highest rating is because there were no food options on site.

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Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The only Regret that we had at Silver Ridge retreat is that it wasn't long enough we had 3 days . The spa was a nice treat after a long day. Also I would like to say about some reviews that we have read, if you commune with nature enjoy it don't winge about it ,that's life. If you have... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The views and the area are excellent with the peaks of MtRoland towering 156 acres of vast bush with plenty of time to relax and dive in a warm swimming pool .The staff were attentive hour every need .They went out of their way to make our stay very comfortable.We would certainly think of staying there again and will recommend... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at the retreat. The cabins are a bit rustic and tired but they were very comfortable and the stating made up for the deficiencies. John has a wealth of knowledge about the local wildlife and is more than willing to share. If you want an up close and personal experience this is the place for... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My family of 5 stayed for 2 nights and truly enjoyed the escape from city life. Nestled in an idyllic setting against the backdrop of Mt Roland, the retreat is perfect for those who want to get closer to nature. Possums, platypus, echidnas, wallabies, cows, and various other species can be found. We had the pleasure of joining the free... More

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Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I can't believe some of the bad reviews that this wonderful hideaway has received!! My partner and I just spent the weekend here and it was amazing!! Cute little cabin, AMAZING view from every window, woodfire, spa bath and perfect silence... If you are looking for somewhere to escape to for a while, this place is perfect! We really didn't... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

What a splendid farm. Took a nice long walk in the compound. Cows, chickens, horses and a number of red-breasted birds flying about (not a bird person). Superb. Fireplace in the living room was a delight. Already thinking of bringing the parents in next time around. There are also plenty to do in the area beyond Cradle Mountain. Wished had... More

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Address: 46 Rysavy Road, Sheffield, Tasmania 7306, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Sheffield
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the slope of majestic Mount Roland in the heart of the Cradle Mountain & Lakes District, in the beautiful Australian State of Tasmania.Enjoy magnificent views of the surrounding mountains from the heated indoor pool, or the comfortable and spacious self-contained cottages with cosy wood heaters.Meet the wildlife after dark on a spot lighting walk, or glow worms and cave spiders in our very own 1870's Silver Mine by day. Choose from an abundance of walks on and from the property for all levels of ability, including the Mt Roland summit trail. Tassie's Tasting trail is only 25 minutes away and nearly everything you might want to see and do in the Cradle Country and Lakes District is within an easy one hour drive. You don't need to stay anywhere else.Silver Ridge is a safe and comfortable place surrounded by wilderness, an ideal base to spend a week exploring Tassie's Cradle Country and Lakes District. ... more   less 
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