Southern Forest Cottage

Southern Forest Cottage is a self-contained two bedroom Celery Top Pine timber cottage in a peaceful forest setting. It is suitable for couples, or families and friends travelling together. It features a large deck, open plan living and a well equipped kitchen.

We can accommodate six guests in two bedrooms (1 room with a queensize bed and 1 room with a queensize and a bunk bed). There is one bathroom.

The forest and native garden setting provides home for many birds, lizards, pademelons and other wildlife and ensures privacy in a relaxing environment.
Please note: there is no TV reception, limited mobile coverage (only Optus) but we offer slow free Wifi. If you'd like to get away from it all, this is the place for you.


  • All linen supplied
  • Blankets
  • Hot water bottles
  • Bathroom with shower/toilet
  • Laundry with small washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron and ironing board
  • DVD player with a collection of DVDs, please note no TV reception.
  • Stereo/CD player
  • Games
  • Toys
  • Cot available/high chair available on request
  • BBQ
  • Teas/Coffee -Stove top coffee maker
  • Well equipped kitchen with 4 plate cooktop and Microwave oven
  • Loungeroom with wood heater
  • Free WiFi, not video streaming or downloads please!

Cottage Rates For 2017/18

There is a minimum stay of 2 nights.

1 - 2 people
2-4 nights: $150 - $210 per night
5-6 nights: $130 - $180 per night
7 nights: $120 - $160 per night

Extra person: $30 per night
Extra child: $20 per night (Children under 2 are Free) / Cot $ 10

Breakfast provisions are provided on the first night. These include fresh baked bread, fruit, homemade jams, cerals, free range eggs etc.

Evening meals are available daily at the nearby Southport Hotel (6298 3144) or at Dover: Post>Office 6985 (Thu to Su) or the RSL (daily).

Conditions of use

No pets allowed!
Southern Forest Cottage is a non smoking house.
Parking not suitable for large boats


We welcome your booking on the following basis:
When you book with us, we hold your accommodation for you exclusively.
All cancellations will incur a minimum $50 administration fee zovirax . For cancellation prior to 15 days of your arrival date a full refund will be provided, less administration fee of $50.
No refund will be offered for cancellations within 15 days of arrival date.
Cancellations within 48 hours of stay will incur full cost of reserved services.


Follow A6 from Hobart via Huonville to Southport junction, turn left at Southport junction, follow signs, turn right before Southport Tavern

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30 Jager Road, Southport, Tasmania
TEL: 03 6298 3306
EMAIL: info@southernforest.com.au