Protea Hill provides bed and breakfast accommodation just north of historic Launceston, in northern Tasmania. Situated high above the Tamar River, enjoy magnificent river views over the native garden including many proteas.
The accommodation includes a queen-size bed in one room and twin bed in the second room, accommodating up to four guests comfortably. The peaceful location is ideal for relaxing. Enjoy a hearty breakfast before heading out to explore the Tamar Valley region. Stop by the wineries and sample the cool-climate wines on offer. You may like to have lunch at a vineyard and complement your wine with fine Tasmanian produce. Alternatively, you can discover the region by booking a Tamar River boat cruise. Just 10-minutes’ drive into central Launceston, you are conveniently located to enjoy the city attractions as well. Visit the Cataract Gorge, a beautiful urban reserve with an outdoor swimming pool, colourful peacocks and a scenic chairlift. Relax with a coffee at the Old Launceston Seaport beside the river and book in for dinner at one of Launceston’s many award-winning restaurants.
Protea Hill is a short drive (2 kilometres/1.25 miles) from central Launceston.