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Freycinet Lodge near Coles Bay is 2.5 hour drive from Hobart. Consider stopping at Devil’s Corner for a bite on the way up and Kate’s Berry Farm near Swansea on the way back for a compote of poached berries and ice-cream.
Mountain Terrace rooms start from $429 per room per night (including breakfast), with four king rooms and two family rooms to choose from. Freycinetlodge.com.au
Swimming, walking (especially the Wineglass Bay track) fishing, kayaking, wining and dining and boat cruises. Discover more at eastcoasttasmania.com, including the Great Eastern Drive.