Crabtree River Cottages - Huon Valley Luxury Riverside Accommodation

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A pair of small and intimate self-contained cottages for couples located on the Crabtree River in the picturesque Huon Valley, Tasmania, 25 minutes south of Hobart. An ideal base to tour Hobart and the Huon Valley.

Your own private cottage - Romantic and Charming - Yours to Enjoy

About Crabtree River Cottages

Crabtree River Cottages - Romantic and Charming and Yours to Enjoy

Crabtree River Cottages are award-winning Huon Valley accommodation set in the peaceful and quiet Huon Valley environment.

We have been rated number one for our area by Trip Advisor on many occasions which include the Trip Advisor 2015, 2016 and 2017 Certificate of Excellence Awards

Touring or relocating to the Huon Valley Crabtree River Cottages is your home away from home

Perfect for a relaxing weekend escape, pre wedding getaway, honeymoon or touring holiday - a warm and friendly Huon Valley welcome awaits you at Crabtree River Cottages.  Ideal venue for 2 couples travelling together with each couple having their own self contained self catering cottage to stay in. 

Our accommodation is situated on the banks of the Crabtree River in Grove, Tasmania. It is a scenic 25 minutes drive south from Hobart, 45 minutes from Hobart Airport and a 7 minute drive north to Huonville which is the largest centre in the Huon Valley. Popular Kingston Beach is a 20 minute drive away.

Crabtree River Cottages are an ideal base to day trip end enjoy other notable Hobart and Huon Valley attractions

Explore Hobart tourist attractions (25 minutes away) Salamanca Market, MONA, and come back and relax at Crabtree River Cottages.

 Explore the Huon Valley, Crabtree River Cottages are an ideal base to tour local attractions and day trips in the Huon Valley and surrounding areas. These attractions include the Tahune Airwalk, Hastings Caves, beautiful Cockle Creek,  premium wineries such as Home Hill, Panorama, Hartzview, Brookfield and Herons Rise.   A day trip to Bruny Island is also popular (ferry from Kettering)

Willie Smith's Apple Shed Voucher                                                                                                                                    Our guests staying at Crabtree River Cottages receive a voucher to spend at Willie Smith's Cider Shed during their stay.  Willie Smith's Apple Shed (Cider House, Mseum and Distillery) is located only a 2 minute drive from Crabtree River Cottages.  Enjoy morning and afternoon teas, meals and treats a favourite being their Apple Pie. An evening meal and a band can be enjoyed of a Friday evening. Willie Smiths is also a popular wedding venue and being in close proximity to Crabtree River Cottages we often accommodate the Bride and Groom on their wedding night.

When choosing your Huon Valley accommodation we offer beautiful surroundings with a running mountain river with Trout, Platypus and birdlife of which the Swallows return each year.

Crabtree River Cottages both feature a slow combustion heater, ensuites with a 2 person spa bath and separate shower, French-influenced bedrooms with queen size beds and large decks offering river views and BBQ facilities.  Thse facilities make the cottages the perfect placce for:

A romantic weekend getaway.

The business or leisure traveller

A relaxing weekend getaway

Wedding or honeymoon 

Touring holiday in the Huon Valley:

A base from which to tour Hobart and surrounds and the Huon Valley

Your stay at Crabtree is special any time of the year!


RELAX by the woodfire

ENJOY complementary port and chocolates –


RELAX on the verandah watching the river roll past.

ENJOY the BBQ, perhaps throw in a line.

Self-contained facilities enable you to prepare breakfast and meals and then enjoy in your own dining room at your leisure. These facilities extend to you being able to prepare hot meals if you choose not to dine at one of the fantastic local establishments. 

Cook a meal in the kitchenette using produce gathered during a day exploring the Huon Valley, then curl up by the fire sipping your complimentary port and chocolates.

The 1 bedroom cottages have high, vaulted ceilings and dormer windows which enable you to view the moon and stars at night and large verandas overlooking the Crabtree River and the pastures beyond.  


  • Fully furnished, fully equipped
  • Cosy wood fire
  • BBQ and entertaining deck overlooking the river
  • Sunny and bright living area, high vaulted ceiling with large dormer windows
  • Ensuite with 2 person spa and shower
  • Kitchen
  • Queen bed (bedding included)
  • TV & DVD player
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Free Off-street parking

Cottages are 1 bedroom and cater for a maximum of two adults. Unfortunaltely given the nature of the location along side the Crabtree River, this accommodation is unfortunatlely not suitable for children. 


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