Grindelwald Lodge

  • River view
    River view
  • Driveway to Grindelwald Lodge
    Driveway to Grindelwald Lodge
  • East Lawn
    East Lawn
  • Swiss Cottage & Summer house
    Swiss Cottage & Summer house
  • front garden 2013
    front garden 2013
  • Blossom 2013
    Blossom 2013
  • Dog Paddock
    Dog Paddock
  • Family Suite
    Family Suite
  • Family Suite showing partition
    Family Suite showing partition
  • Master Suite Lounge
    Master Suite Lounge
  • Master Suite Ensuite, double Shower
    Master Suite Ensuite, double Shower
Resort Style accomodation. Romantic getaway, Master Suite for couples in the Main Lodge. Private entry with option of Study room for 2nd couple with 2nd ensuite in Spa & Sauna room. Swiss Cottage for families with glass summerhouse - outdoor kitchen

Master Suite and Study Room Main Lodge

Grindelwald, TAS [Location map...]
Up to 20 people, 10 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
Minimum nights: 1
Availability and Pricing
For  night.
Estimated price:

Average Rating Guest reviews average: 4.8/5

From $100 to $150 3 persons per night
"9 of us stayed at Bavarian Lodge for 7 nights and it was very comfortable and well located for sightseeing around Tasmania. Helen was friendly and always willing to help us if we needed her. The ceili..."
   Guest rating: 4/5 - Heidi, -Apr '14

"Helen treated us as though we were family......NOTHING was too much trouble. We stayed 4 nights with our elderly mother with no trouble at all. The meals were delicious, nourishing and varied. I wo..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Michelle, -Oct '13

"I loved my 3 days at Grindelwald Lodge. The house is Swiss style and very spacious, comfortable and homey. The bed in my room was very comfortable too. Everything was clean and neat. In the lounge the..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Margaret, TAS -Jan '13

"The accommodation and hospitality were exceptional. Helen (manager) was very friendly, helpful and extremely accommodating. She spoilt as with her home cooking. The accommodation exceeded all our expe..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Fiona, NSW -Apr '12

"The accomodation was clean and comfortable and sylish and we were surrounded by beautiful scenery and peace and tranquility. The guest manager was very friendly and inviting and informative and made ..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Ingried, TAS -Aug '11

Cottage, Holiday house, Resort, Bed & Breakfast, Guest house

Main Lodge front door entrance to Guest suite. Your Private Entry.
Large Private Lounge with leather sofas and recliner opens onto your terrace.
Large Screen HD, LG TV with DVD and movie library.
Your dining room has river views, dinner bed and breakfast option available, you choose what gourmet Tasmanian Produce you would prefer.
Library of recent release best sellers.
Panoramic 180 degree views of Tamar River and Valley from the Guest Terrace.
Access to Indoor Sauna & Spa room.
Security Parking for any size vehicle, car club members welcome to wash cars.
Large dogs welcome outdoors with secure large garden & terrace to sleep.
Pampered pooches welcome to sleep indoors in medium size dog show crate or on slate entry floor.
5 acres of gardens, on near level ground, walk accross the road to scenic Chapel Lane and lake where you can feed the Swans, or walk your dog.
We babysit dogs and babies.
Main lodge not suitable for toddlers or children under 15.
3 open door wineries within 3 Klms, we overlook 9th Island Vineyard. We can book a wine tour guide for you.
3 Gourmet restaurants also with 3 Klms, we offer a drop off shuttle.
Indoor Solarium heated swimming pool.

Languages spoken: English(Basic)

Our Guests, their enjoyment and relaxation are paramount to Grindelwald Lodge Staff.
If your looking for a secluded retreat, with a preference for a 5 star experience rather than an Eco wilderness retreat, this will be prefect.
We are a real Swiss Lodge with conifers and english themed rose cottage garden gardens.
We grow many of our own fruit & vegetables.
Our eclectic furnishings have been collected over 20 years of working abroad, some pieces museum quality.


If you wish to tour the Tamar Valley Region
Grindelwald is the most central location to do day trips in 4 different directions.
Or you need to be close to Launceston with some time for relaxation in a quiet retreat this is what we offer.20 minutes to drive to Launceston CBD


Grindelwald Lodge is an authentic Swiss Style Lodge built in 1983 with huge cedar beams and cathedral ceilings.
Master Suite incorporates formal lounge, dining and all these rooms open onto a long terrace with panoramic views.
In the winter months we light the log fire to heat the guest lounge.
Lodge owners reside in a separate Wing of the Main house.
In the Garden is the caretakers cottage called the Swiss cottage which is a separate self contained accomodation alternative. Suitable for (5).
Therefore we can offer accomodation to a group of 12.

Holiday experiences

Accessible, Adult retreat, Birdwatching, Culinary delights, Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, Eco-friendly, Executive rental, Gay & Lesbian friendly, Golf, Great view, Luxury, Motor Bike Friendly, One Night Bookings Welcome, Pet friendly, Romantic getaway, Swimming Activities, Valentines Day, Walking or Hiking, Wedding venue, Wine Appreciation, Winter Holiday


Baby Cot, Babysitting, Bar, Bath, BBQ, Boat Ramp Nearby, Broadband internet available, CD Player, Continental Breakfast Available, Continental breakfast provisions supplied, Cooked Breakfast Available, Cooked Breakfast Provided, Cooking facilities, Courtesy vehicle, Dishwasher, DVD, Electric stove, Ensuite, Faxing Facilities, Gas open fire, Hair dryer, Heated Spa (not spa bath), Heaters provided, Indoor pool, Internet access, Lake nearby, Laundry facilities, Linen supplied, Lock up garage parking, Log fires, No smoking, Parking, Pets Welcome Indoors, Pets Welcome Outdoors, Pool, Restaurant, Sauna, Seniors Card Accepted, Solarium, Steam Bath, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Television, TV with teletext/caption functions, Undercover or off street parking, VCR, Videos/DVDs Supplied, Washing machine


Suitable only for persons with limited mobility but not wheelchair users, Step or lip exists to the shower, Chairs are permitted in the shower, Unimpeded wheelchair access from car parking to the property, The toilet is fitted with railings/grip bars.

2 accomodation areas are suitable for limited mobility, elderly, we have had many elderly guests, we have a mobility scooter, shower chair, shower rails.

Adult retreat

Tranquil and quiet with no interruptions, Privacy from other guests in living and activity areas, Adult-oriented activities - see description for details..

Wine tastings, no chilren on the property by request, 5 acres of tranquil gardens

Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

BYO a'la'carte restaurant on site., In-house evening meals available, Select from 3 or more main meals, Full cooked breakfast, Packed lunches available.

3 course dinner can be provided for guests who are given a choice from locally sourced and home grown produce.
Cost of this 3 course meal is $25 per head, served with a glass of house wine.
We also stock Tasmanian Wines made available at replacement cost.


Bio-cycle or equivalent waste system., Bio-diverse setting, Ecological activities nearby, Ecological information and activities on site, Recycling facilities available.

Home grown organic foods,recycle systems, chooks and native wildlife.
Tank water for garden watering, solar heating.

Gay & Lesbian friendly

Offers a high degree of privacy, Operators well-informed of gay and lesbian-friendly activities and attractions in the area, All guests welcome.

Privacy, dog friendly we pamper and spoil.


Golf course located nearby

Motor Bike Friendly

Motor bike riders welcome, Motor bike parking available, Lockable parking facilities for motor bikes, Property is located on a sealed road.

Security gates, parking 150mtres from street frontage,washing and cleaning area,popular with over 40's for rest and relaxation,very central location to tour northern Tasmania

Pet friendly

Large dogs (34 kg or heavier) are permitted, Secure, fully fenced running area, Food and water bowls provided, Bedding/sleeping area provided, Other domesticated animals reside at the property, Small dogs (less than 11 kg) are permitted, Medium dogs (11 kg to less than 34 kg) are permitted.

Dog Friendly accomodation. One acre fully fenced, shady lawned dog excercise yard beside cottage,with dog box for sleeping.
Large Show Crate suitable to accomodate dogs less than 25 Kgs overnight inside house in 3rd bedroom with outdoor access and limo floor.
Cleaning penalty for dogs entering carpet area of the cottage.
We have 9 acres and 3 fully fenced yards, so our own dog has her own area.

Winter Holiday

Log fire, Winter temperatures usually below 0 degrees, Indoor spa.

Indoor Pool solarium, large sauna room

Rooms and rates

Bookings for Fri/Sat must be for both days.


Grindelwald Lodge will confirm pricing, availability and answer any other questions within 6 hours.
(current average response time for this property is 5.3 hours)

Please note that sometimes your computer's spam filter or your ISP may inadvertently block the operator's response email. If you do not receive a prompt response, taking into account that  Grindelwald Lodge may not be able to contact you after hours, you should check your 'junk' mail folder or contact the property with the details we will send in your confirmation e-mail.

The telephone number and contact details for this property will be emailed to you once your enquiry/booking has been sent.

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