"It’s a view that’s impossible to describe – and impossible to escape. Not that you’d want to!"

It’s a view that’s impossible to describe – and impossible to escape. Not that you’d want to!

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Saffire Freycinet’s complimentary range of activities gives you options for every mood and every moment. Lasting from one hour to three hours, these activities are your opportunity to engage and connect with Freycinet’s stunning natural wonders and attractions. Adventure, romance, rejuvenation or exploration, our complimentary experiences and activities add greater depth and dimension to your stay in Tasmania.

WITH A GUIDE

Freycinet Marine Oyster Farm
Don a pair of waders and visit a working oyster farm located in a beautiful setting within an internationally significant wetland and ornithological site. Develop an understanding for wetland and marine ecology, plus a taste for prized Pacific oysters.

Wineglass Lookout Walk
Freycinet National Park is a must see during your stay at Saffire Freycinet. Join one of our informative guides on a walk to the lookout over Wineglass Bay. Learn about the Peninsula’s rich history and acquaint yourself with one of the world’s most famous beaches on this two-hour walking adventure.
 
Shorter walks of Freycinet
Join one of our guides for an easy two-hour tour, which combines two of the popular shorter walks of the Freycinet Peninsula. Your first walk will be around the Cape Tourville lighthouse, with stunning views of the Tasman Sea and glimpses of Wineglass Bay. The second walk is to Sleepy Bay, where you will descend gently graded steps to the rocky shoreline, while learning about how the Hazards mountain range was formed.

Wine and vine adventures
A wine lover's delight! At the local Freycinet Winery, you will learn the art of winemaking and indulge in some fine Tasmanian fare – and some wine tastings of course!

Connection to Country Walk
Take a coastal stroll along the beach from Saffire with our indigenous guide Mick Quillian. Discover the history of the Oyster Bay people, taking in the beauty of the coastal tracks and rock platforms and the wonders of the fauna and flora right on our doorstep. Sample local bush tucker, learn about tools and foraging and gain a greater understanding of time gone by and your own connection to country.

Pelican Bay canoeing and bird-watching
Unwind and absorb the breathtaking beauty of the Swanport estuary on this guided canoeing adventure at the mouth of the internationally significant Moulting Lagoon wetland. Observe the flocks of pelicans and gaze into the crystal clear waters teeming with marine life.
 
Archery
Unleash the Robin Hood within! Our guides will introduce you to the world of archery on our private archery range and teach you the finer points of shooting a recurve bow.

FOR THE PALATE

Cooking demonstration
Love your food? Watch, learn and participate as one of Palate’s creative and delicious dishes is prepared from start to finish. This is an interactive, must-do activity for lovers of luxury dining.
 
Mixology
Meet in the Lounge for a mixology masterclass, where we will show you how to muddle, stir and shake up your favourite classic cocktails, as well as share some Saffire exclusive innovations. See you there!

AT YOUR LEISURE

Active
 
Kite flying
Release your inner child or keep your young ones entertained with a range of kites to suit everyone, from kids through to advanced flyers. Why not challenge your family, friends or one of our guides to a bit of fun?
 
Mountain biking
Mountain biking offers an opportunity to observe Freycinet’s natural assets at close quarters. We’ll equip you with a bike, plus all the accessories you’ll need for a comfortable and memorable self-guided adventure.

Kayaking
Paddle in the calm and tranquil waters of Muirs Beach wetland, located directly in front of Saffire Freycinet. Sit-on-top kayaks are available to paddle at your leisure behind the windswept sand dunes amongst coastal bushland.

Fishing
Go fishing off the rocky shoreline in front of Saffire. Flathead, flounder, calamari squid and Australian salmon can be caught in Great Oyster Bay. Four fishing rods are available.

Jogging
For joggers and walkers, choose between bushland or beach for your daily dose of endorphins. We’ll point you in the right direction!

Beach games
Enjoy the sunshine and test your competitive skills on beautiful Muirs Beach, located directly in front of Saffire. We offer a large range of activities including volleyball, beach cricket, kite flying, sand castle building, bocce, quoits and ultimate frisbee. Our eager guiding team is available to join you.
 
Golfing
If golf is your sport, Saffire Freycinet is blessed with several picturesque, challenging and enjoyable nine-hole courses within two to 35 minutes' drive. Saffire will happily provide golf clubs and bags and even assist with transport on request. For an additional fee, you can enjoy an assessment of your game from golf professional Greg Patmore.

RELAXED

Hammocks
An ideal way to spend an afternoon is to lie back in a hammock, read a book and soak up the sunshine. We have hammocks available to suspend in the private setting of your suite, to help you slow down and escape from routine during your holiday stay.

Board games
Take in the picturesque backdrop of the Hazards, either in the privacy of your suite or in the cosy warmth of the Saffire Freycinet lounge, while engaging in a game of Yahtzee, Scrabble, Cluedo, Monopoly, Trivial Pursuit or chess (many other board games and Nintendo Wii console available).
 
Kids activities
Our own Saffire book of games, puzzles and challenges is available for children aged 7 to 13.
Your children can also enjoy our board games, beach games, kite flying, Nintendo Wii, quoits, treasure hunt, craft activities and children’s bikes.

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Complimentary Experiences

Saffire Freycinet’s complimentary range of activities gives you options for every mood and every moment. Lasting from one hour to three hours, these activities are your opportunity to engage and connect with Freycinet’s stunning natural wonders and attractions. Adventure, romance, rejuvenation or exploration, our complimentary experiences and activities add greater depth and dimension to your stay in Tasmania.

WITH A GUIDE

Freycinet Marine Oyster Farm
Don a pair of waders and visit a working oyster farm located in a beautiful setting within an internationally significant wetland and ornithological site. Develop an understanding for wetland and marine ecology, plus a taste for prized Pacific oysters.

Wineglass Lookout Walk
Freycinet National Park is a must see during your stay at Saffire Freycinet. Join one of our informative guides on a walk to the lookout over Wineglass Bay. Learn about the Peninsula’s rich history and acquaint yourself with one of the world’s most famous beaches on this two-hour walking adventure.
 
Shorter walks of Freycinet
Join one of our guides for an easy two-hour tour, which combines two of the popular shorter walks of the Freycinet Peninsula. Your first walk will be around the Cape Tourville lighthouse, with stunning views of the Tasman Sea and glimpses of Wineglass Bay. The second walk is to Sleepy Bay, where you will descend gently graded steps to the rocky shoreline, while learning about how the Hazards mountain range was formed.

Wine and vine adventures
A wine lover's delight! At the local Freycinet Winery, you will learn the art of winemaking and indulge in some fine Tasmanian fare – and some wine tastings of course!

Connection to Country Walk
Take a coastal stroll along the beach from Saffire with our indigenous guide Mick Quillian. Discover the history of the Oyster Bay people, taking in the beauty of the coastal tracks and rock platforms and the wonders of the fauna and flora right on our doorstep. Sample local bush tucker, learn about tools and foraging and gain a greater understanding of time gone by and your own connection to country.

Pelican Bay canoeing and bird-watching
Unwind and absorb the breathtaking beauty of the Swanport estuary on this guided canoeing adventure at the mouth of the internationally significant Moulting Lagoon wetland. Observe the flocks of pelicans and gaze into the crystal clear waters teeming with marine life.
 
Archery
Unleash the Robin Hood within! Our guides will introduce you to the world of archery on our private archery range and teach you the finer points of shooting a recurve bow.

FOR THE PALATE

Cooking demonstration
Love your food? Watch, learn and participate as one of Palate’s creative and delicious dishes is prepared from start to finish. This is an interactive, must-do activity for lovers of luxury dining.
 
Mixology
Meet in the Lounge for a mixology masterclass, where we will show you how to muddle, stir and shake up your favourite classic cocktails, as well as share some Saffire exclusive innovations. See you there!

AT YOUR LEISURE

Active
 
Kite flying
Release your inner child or keep your young ones entertained with a range of kites to suit everyone, from kids through to advanced flyers. Why not challenge your family, friends or one of our guides to a bit of fun?
 
Mountain biking
Mountain biking offers an opportunity to observe Freycinet’s natural assets at close quarters. We’ll equip you with a bike, plus all the accessories you’ll need for a comfortable and memorable self-guided adventure.

Kayaking
Paddle in the calm and tranquil waters of Muirs Beach wetland, located directly in front of Saffire Freycinet. Sit-on-top kayaks are available to paddle at your leisure behind the windswept sand dunes amongst coastal bushland.

Fishing
Go fishing off the rocky shoreline in front of Saffire. Flathead, flounder, calamari squid and Australian salmon can be caught in Great Oyster Bay. Four fishing rods are available.

Jogging
For joggers and walkers, choose between bushland or beach for your daily dose of endorphins. We’ll point you in the right direction!

Beach games
Enjoy the sunshine and test your competitive skills on beautiful Muirs Beach, located directly in front of Saffire. We offer a large range of activities including volleyball, beach cricket, kite flying, sand castle building, bocce, quoits and ultimate frisbee. Our eager guiding team is available to join you.
 
Golfing
If golf is your sport, Saffire Freycinet is blessed with several picturesque, challenging and enjoyable nine-hole courses within two to 35 minutes' drive. Saffire will happily provide golf clubs and bags and even assist with transport on request. For an additional fee, you can enjoy an assessment of your game from golf professional Greg Patmore.

RELAXED

Hammocks
An ideal way to spend an afternoon is to lie back in a hammock, read a book and soak up the sunshine. We have hammocks available to suspend in the private setting of your suite, to help you slow down and escape from routine during your holiday stay.

Board games
Take in the picturesque backdrop of the Hazards, either in the privacy of your suite or in the cosy warmth of the Saffire Freycinet lounge, while engaging in a game of Yahtzee, Scrabble, Cluedo, Monopoly, Trivial Pursuit or chess (many other board games and Nintendo Wii console available).
 
Kids activities
Our own Saffire book of games, puzzles and challenges is available for children aged 7 to 13.
Your children can also enjoy our board games, beach games, kite flying, Nintendo Wii, quoits, treasure hunt, craft activities and children’s bikes.

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“Before I know it, I’m standing knee-deep in an estuary having fresh oysters and local sparkling for breakfast.”

Saffire Freycinet’s complimentary range of activities gives you options for every mood and every moment.

Lasting from one hour to three hours, these activities are your opportunity to engage and connect with Freycinet’s stunning natural wonders and attractions. Whether it be for  adventure, romance, rejuvenation or exploration, our complimentary experiences and activities add greater depth and dimension to your stay in Tasmania.

Saffire Freycinet offers complimentary range of activities and things to do in Tasmania. Hotel guests can choose options for every mood and every moment.

“When the boat rounded the headland, I was overcome by the breathtaking scenery.”

If you want to deepen your discovery of Tasmania’s beautiful East Coast, Saffire Freycinet’s breathtaking Signature Experiences can be purchased prior to or upon your arrival.

Signature Experiences are at an additional cost to our accommodation packages.

Discover and enjoy Tasmania’s beautiful East Coast. Saffire Freycinet’s breathtaking Signature Experiences can be purchased prior to or upon your arrival.

“We explored impossibly white beaches at our leisure, without another soul in sight.”

With the Freycinet National Park on your doorstep, there’s a world of deserted islands, wild bushlands, secluded beaches and other Tasmanian attractions to explore.

Our third-party experiences place you in the hands of local operators who have an intimate knowledge of the environs, and are hand chosen by Saffire Freycinet for the quality of their services.

Saffire Freycinet provides third party experiences for hotel guests. Explore deserted islands, wild bushlands, secluded beaches and Tasmania attractions.