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Saffire Freycinet – Press & Media

Saffire Freycinet’s public relations team works with state, national and international media to take our news and stories to our customers. For further information please contact:

Florence Sandford, Klick Communications

Ph: +612 8353 7101

or email florence@klick.com.au

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Press Articles

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To view Saffire's online media coverage, please click on the links below:

foxnews.com, 26 December 2013 - Top 10 remote hotels worldwide

mrandmrssmith.com, 8 July 2013 - Smith's 52 Sexiest Beds

jetsetter.hk, 21 May 2013 - Anti-Social Media

andrewharper.com, 1 February 2013 - New Hotel Discoveries in Tasmania

forbes.com, 20 February 2013 - Tasmania's Remarkable Saffire Freycinet

macaronmagazine.com, 2 January 2013 - Relax in Nature, Indulge at Tasmania’s Saffire Freycinet

architectureau.com, 16 December 2012 - Saffire Freycinet Resort

architectureau.com, 16 December 2012 - Saffire Freycinet landscape

guestofaguest.com, 26 October 2012 - 5 Reasons You Need To Take Off Work For An Australian Getaway

theaustralian.com.au, 6 October 2012 - Great gourmet getaways

luxatic.com, 13 September 2012 - Saffire Freycinet is a relaxing Tasmanian retreat

eglobaltravelmedia.com.au, 11 September 2012 - Tasmania’s Luxury Hotels Take Coveted Spots at Conde Nast Traveller’s Awards

asiadreams.com, 27 August 2012 - Capturing The Essence of Tasmania’s East Coast

theage.com.au, 6 August 2012 - Luxury location, bargain price: our most spectacular holiday locations for a pittance

architecturaldigest.com, 1 August 2012 - Sustainable Ways

news.com.au, 4 November 2011 - How to spend your interest rate savings and see Australia

spamagazine.com, 10 October 2011 - Dream Spa of the Week: Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

thedailymeal.com, 5 October 2011 - 10 Most Extraordinary Romantic Dinners

themercury.com.au, 25 September 2011 - Resort beckons A-List

themercury.com.au, 22 August 2011 - Tas hospitality icons awarded

travelstubes.com, 18 August 2011 - Food and Wine Travel at Saffire Freycinet

travel.msn.co.nz, 3 August 2011 - Tasmanian escape: fabulous Freycinet

dailymail.com, 11 July 2011 - Daredevil in Tasmania: Mark Webber's epic race across a ruggedly beautiful landscape

theage.com.au, 24 July 2011 - Let's start at the bottom

homeinterioranddesign.com, 27 June 2011 - Saffire Resort in Australia by Circa Architecture

telegraph.co.uk, 21 May 2011 - Tasmania, Australia: Wild life and art on the afterthought island

taipeitimes.net, 19 May 2011 - Hotels on the cutting edge

themercury.com.au, 22 June 2011 - Saffire wins world best design

worldarchitecturenews.com, 17 June 2011 - Australian firm takes title of Hotel of the Year 2011 with mantraray-inspired Saffire resort

homeinteriorandesign.com, 17 June 2011 - Saffire Resort in Australia by Circa Architecture

telegraph.co.uk, 26 May 2011 - Tasmania, Australia: Wild life and art on the 'afterthought' island

aworlddifferent.com, 22 May 2011 - Saffire Freycinet

superyachts.com, 4 May 2011 - Boutique Tasmania Spa Offers New Natural Treatments

robbreport.com, 1 May 2011 - Clean living: from cosy to cutting edge

concierge.com, 15 April 2011 - Conde Nast Traveller: The Hot List 2011

couriermail.com.au, 14 April 2011 - Five star escapes

cntraveller.com, 7 April 2011 - Conde Nast Traveller: The Hot List 2011

kiwicollection.com, 4 April 2011 - 6 Eco Luxury Hotels you should know about

travelweekly.com.au, 28 March 2011 - Luxury Travel: five of the best home-grown luxury properties

themercury.com.au, 27 March 2011 - Top architects clash

materialicious.com, 26 March 2011 - Saffire Resort in Australia

thewest.com.au, 25 March - Things to do in Tasmania

habitusliving.com, 24 March  - Saffire Tasmania

dailymail.co.uk, 23 March - Strange creatures, amazing beaches - Tasmania is...devilishly good!

adelaidenow.com.au, 19 March 2011 - Celebrating a milestone? Try these options

pics-site.com, 13 March 2011 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia

designbuzz.com, 8 March 2011 - Saffire Resort Reinterprets Nature

travelpulse.com, 28 February 2011 - Tasmania's Saffire Freycinet Lodge Presents a Range of Activities

forbes.com, 25 February 2011 - Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

telegraphjournal.com, 19 February 2011 - Seductive stays at boutique hotels

getaway.ninemsn.com.au, 10 February 2011 - Top 3 Valentine's Day love shacks

theswagmag.com, 8 February 2011 - Saffire Freycinet

beinteriordecorator.com, 3 February 2011 - New Saffire Freycinet resort in Tasmania

hospitalitymagazine.com.au, 24 January 2011 - Competition boosts profile of cooking as career

theaustralian.com.au, 20 January 2011 - All the corners of the compass

themercury.com.au, 20 January 2011 - Oprah's devil of a sales job

shermanstravel.com, 19 January 2011 - Oprah is in Australia - Here's how you can get there too

prettylittlegreenthings.com, 17 January 2011 - Eco Travel - Saffire Freycinet

etravelblackboardasia.com, 13 January 2011 - Romance and Room Service

archithings.net, 12 January 2011 - The iconic Saffire Freycinet resort designed by Morris Nunn and Associates

concierge.com, December 2010 - The World's Best Places for Sin

holidaysforcouples.com.au, December 2010 - The 2011 Romance List

luxist.com, 29 December 2010 - Top 10 Luxurious Adventures of 2010 -- And How to Perfect 'Em in 2011

Asia Style, 24 December - Top 10 seductive stays at boutique hotels

lindaandoprah.blogspot.com, 20 December 2010 - My Amazing Adventures with Oprah

theaustralian.com.au, 18 December 2010 - The year in hotels

the australian.com.au, 18 December 2010 - Beam me up, Santa

interi0rdesign.com, 14 December 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia's most exciting new resort

calgaryherald.com, 11 December 2010 - Ten boutique hotels set up for seduction

public88.com, 6 December 2010 - French Fashion: Top 10 seductive stays at boutique hotels

classicvacations.com, 6 December 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

etravelblackboard.com, 29 November 2010 - Saffire introduces two new experiences

canada.com, 26 November 2010 - Top 10 seductive stays at boutique hotels

Reuters UK, 26 November 2010 - Travel Picks: Top 10 seductive stays at boutique hotels

Focus on Travel News, 22 November 2010 - International Luxury Travel goes from Strength to Strength

luxhomes.com, 20 November 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort, Tasmania

theglobeandmail.com, 19 November 2010 - A new five star resort in Tasmania that sparkles

etravelblackboard.com, 12 November 2010 - Saffire Freycinet gets shining reviews

Telegraph.co.uk, 16 October 2010 - Australian wilderness lodges: four of the best

Theaustralian.com.au, 2 October, 2010 - Short Order: Hugh Whitehouse

Travelpulse.com, 1 October, 2010 - Tasmania's Saffire Freycinet joins Luxury Lodges of Australia

Hotelresource.com, 29 September, 2010 - Saffire joins Luxury Lodges of Australia

Tackling the Globe, 8 September, 2010 - The Jewel of Tasmania

Newsweek.com, 4 September, 2010 - The Land of the Tasmanian Devil Turns Glam

Prweb.com, 3 September, 2010 - Indulge Your Senses with a Luxurious Tasmanian East Coast Getaway

Hoosta Magazine, 1 September, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet: encounter of the third kind in Tasmania

Nytimes.com.au, 30 August, 2010 - Tasmanian Angel

Smh.com, 30 August, 2010 - Rich Palates Prosper on the Apple Isle

Homebasedesign.com, 22 August, 2010 - Interior Designers and Tasmanian Architects, Saffire Freycient Resort in Tasmania

Theaustralian.com.au, 21 August, 2010 - Tassie Treasure Ground

Superst4r.com, 20 August, 2010 - Restaurant at Saffire Freycinet

Adelaidenow.com.au, 20 August, 2010 - Relax, recharge and unwind at new luxury retreats in Asia, Australia and Africa

Signaturemagazine.com, 19 August, 2010 - Australia's hottest new experience - Saffire Freycinet now open

Shetravels.net.au, 12 August, 2010 - SHE's Starstruck by Saffire!

Australiantraveller.com, 9 August, 2010 - Inside Australia's Newest Luxury Lodge

Themercury.com.au, 5 August, 2010 - Tassie jewel lures celebrities

Megadesignjob.com, 3 August, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet in Tasmania Australia

Tylermilan.com, 30 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Luxury Resort

Brisbanetimes.com.au, 30 July, 2010 - Hazards Loom Large

Smh.com.au, 24 July 2010 - Hazards Loom Large

Rosapfeffer.at/wp, 21 July, 2010 - A New Organic Shape in Tassie

Gmoneyhypa.blogspot.com, 20 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

Blog.jts.vr.it, 20 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia

Bjoku.com, 19 July, 2010 - Beautiful Freycinet Saffire Resort from Morris Nunn and Associates

Archimodes.com, 16 July, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort in Tasmania, Australia

Seek4media.com, 16 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Australia = "Wow!"

News-fire.com, 16 July, 2010 - Travel Australia in Luxury

Thesuperduperdopelife.blogspot.com, 16 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

Bculik.com, 15 July, 2010 - Exotic Modern Minimalist Saffire Freycinet Resort Interior Design by Chhada Siembieda

Blessthisstuff.com, 15 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Resort Australia

Misterrkeian.wordpress.com, 14 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

Bbcicecream.com, 14 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

Bestinteriorhome.com, 14 July, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort Interior Design in Tasmania, Australia

Homedug.com, 14 July, 2010 - Luxury Resort Design in Tasmania

Futeronews.com, 14 July, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort in Tasmania

Flywiditcustoms.com, 13 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Resort in Australia

Refreshlite.com, 13 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Australia

Grandhousedesign.com, 13 July, 2010 - Amazing View The Saffire Freycinet Resort in Tasmania

Latestpsp.com, 13 July, 2010 - New Resort Saffire Freycinet by Morris Nunn

Stuff.co.nz, 13 July, 2010 - Saffire the jewel in Tassie's crown

Thewest.com.au, 12 July, 2010 - Saffire the jewel in Tassie's crown

Luxuryta.com, 12 July, 2010 - Tempting Tasmania

Totaltravel.yahoo.com, 12 July, 2010 - Saffire the jewel in Tassie's crown

Ekinoxblog.com, 09 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia

Artyouknow.com, 09 July, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort in Tasmania

Contemporist.com, 09 July, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Resort in Tasmania

Wandermelon.com, 08 July, 2010 - Tasmania's Saffire Jewel

Deluxerdem.blogspot.com, 06 July 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

4thringroad.com, 05 July 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

A212.com, 03 July, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia

Kiwicollection.com, 02 July 2010 - Kiwi Collection welcomes 14 news hotels

Jetsettersblog.com, 01 July, 2010 - Australia's New Coastal Sanctuary.

Ha+donline, 28 June, 2010 - New Luxury Tasmania Hotel Welcomes First Guests

Quandite.wordpress.com, 28 June, 2010 - The Jewel of Tasmania's Architecture

Travelagewest.com, 28 June, 2010 - There's Nothing Like Australia

Bloginity.com, 27 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia's new amazing vacation resort

Fabulouslifeofdiogotorres.blogspot.com, 27 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet, Australia

Gossiprocks.com, 27 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia

Trendhunter.com, 27 June, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet Offers Personalized Treatment & Stunning Views

Embraceaustralia.com, 26 June, 2010 - New Saffire Hotel Opens in Tasmania

Ft.com, 26 June, 2010 - Tasmania's view with a room

Thebridesdiary-honeymoons.blogspot.com, 25 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Tasmania

Globizen.com, 25 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Resort

Thecoolhunter.net, 25 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet - Australia's Most Exciting New Resort

Erictheepicure.blogspot.com, 24 June, 2010 - Sapphires at Saffire Spa

Jetsetta.com, 24 June 2010 - Saffire Freycinet

Hotelchatter.com, 24 June, 2010 - Saffire Spa's Moisturizer Actually Has Sapphires In It

Jauntmagazine.com, 24 June, 2010 - Tasmania's Latest Little Gem

Luxgetaway.com, 24 June, 2010 - Saffire - Australia's All Inclusive Luxury Resort

Chictraveler.com, 19 June, 2010 - Saffire Freycinet Hotel and Resort in Tasmania, Australia

Blog.mobissimo.com, 14 June, 2010 - Your Resort With Its Own Private Island - Saffire Freycinet in Tasmania

Kiwicollection.com, 14 June 2010 - Saffire-Freycinet

Urbandaddy.com, 13 June, 2010 - A Tasmanian Resort Complete with Private Island

Hotelswag.com, 13 June, 2010 - The Saffire Freycinet is Designed to be Intimate, Ultra Luxurious and Very Scenic

Journeyetc.com, 12 June, 2010 - Recently has been opened Saffire, Australian most luxury hotel

Hospitalitydesign.com, 11 June, 2010 - Saffire Opens in Tasmania

Hospitalitystyle.com, 11 June, 2010 - Saffire Boutique Debuts Australia

Contractdesign.com, 10 June, 2010 - Saffire Hotel Opens Doors in Tasmania

Travelpulse.com, 10 June 2010 - Saffire Hotel Opens on East Coast of Tasmania

Hotelinteractive.com, 09 June, 2010 - Saffire Hotel in Tasmania Opens

Hotelexecutive.com, 08 June 2010 - New Tasmania Hotel Welcomes First Guests

Meetingsdiva.com, 08 June 2010 - Tasmania's eco-luxe Saffire Hotel opens

Altluxury.com, 08 June, 2010 - New Luxury Tasmania Hotel Welcomes First Guests

Blavish.com, 08 June, 2010 - Hot Buzz Surrounding Australia's Luxury Saffire

Breakingtravelnews.com, 08 June, 2010 - New luxury Tasmania hotel welcomes first guests

Pursuitist.com, 07 June, 2010 - New Luxury Australia Hotel Saffire Opens

Luxist.com, 28 May, 2010 - Saffire Soon To Open on Tasmania's Freycinet Peninsula

Travelagentcentral.com, 24 May, 2010 - New Hotel Opens in Tasmania

Luxuryta.com, 07 April, 2010 - Saffire Resort Opens in June on Tasmania's Freycinet Peninsula

Turquoiseholidays.co.uk, 01 April, 2010 - Sprinkled with pure Sapphire dust - Australia's newest luxury lodge and spa

Awards & accolades

In the short time that Saffire has opened its doors, it has already won some impressive awards and accolades:

  • Andrew Harper Grand Awards 2014, Top 10 Gastronomic Highlights, Freycinet Marine Farm Experience
  • Andrew Harper Grand Awards 2014, Special Recognition Awards: Experiences, Most Memorable Hike: Wineglass Bay
  • Andrew Harper Grand Awards Winner 2014
  • Boutique Hotel Awards Winner 2013 "Culinary Excellence"
  • Boutique Hotel Awards Winner 2013 "Best Boutique Hotel in Australasia"
  • Tasmanian Tourism Awards Winner 2013 "Luxury Accommodation"
  • Australian Traveller Readers' Choice Awards 2013 "Best Luxe Hotel"
  • Australian Hotels Association "Best Resort-Style Accommodation 2013"
  • Tasmanian Hospitality Association "Fine Dining and Best Deluxe Accommodation 2013"
  • Qantas Australian Tourism Awards Runner-up 2012 "Luxury Accommodation"
  • Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice™ 2013 Winner - Top 3 Luxury Hotels in Australia
  • Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice™ 2013 Winner - Top 3 Small Hotels in Australia
  • Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice™ 2013 Winner - Top 25 Small Hotels in the South Pacific
  • Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice™ 2013 Winner - Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the South Pacific
  • Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice™ 2013 Winner - Top 25 Hotels for Service in Australia
  • 2012 Fodor's 100 Hotel Awards 2012 "Best All-inclusive"
  • Tasmanian Tourism Awards Winner 2012 "Luxury Accommodation"
  • Australian Hotels Association Award for Best Resort-style Accommodation 2012
  • #2 Best Overseas Resort in the Australasia and South Pacific Region, Conde Nast Traveller UK
  • Qantas Australian Tourism Awards Winner 2011 "Luxury Accommodation"
  • 2011 Medal for Landscape Architecture Tasmania, Australian Institute of Landscape Architects
  • Tasmanian Tourism Awards Winner 2011 "Luxury Accommodation"
  • Tasmanian Tourism Awards Winner 2010 "New Tourism Development"
  • "Australia's Best Luxury Lodge 2011", Australian Traveller magazine
  • Australian Hotels Association "Best Overall Hotel of the Year 2011"
  • Australian Hotels Association "Best Deluxe Accommodation 2011"
  • Winner "Hotel of the Year 2011" World Architecture News Awards
  • Robb Report Magazine’s Best of the Best – 2011 Luxury Portfolio
  • “Winner Best New Hotel, Resort or Lodge 2011”, Gourmet Traveller Magazine
  • US Travel + Leisure Magazine's “it List 2011”
  • Tasmanian Hospitality Association Awards for Excellence 2011 "Best Superior Accommodation"
  • Tasmanian Hospitality Association Awards for Excellence 2011 "Fine Dining Award"
  • Special Judges Prize 2011, Hospitality Design Magazine New York
  • Best Hotel in Australasia in Conde Nast Traveller UK’s “Hot Hotels 2011”
  • Listed in Conde Nast Traveler US’s “Hot Hotels 2011”
  • Listed as world’s top newly opened hotel readers of Luxury Travel magazine would most like to visit in their annual Gold List 2011
  • Listed in the Top 25 New Hotels and Resorts for Couples in the 2011 Romance List by Holidays for Couples magazine
  • Best of Year 2010 award from US magazine Interior Design
  • Tasmanian Tourism Awards 2009-10 "Best New Tourism Development"