The homestead and gardens

About the homestead

Step into our charming historic homestead located in the heart of Tasmania’s Huon Valley and you’ll immediately feel the serene atmosphere and the sense of peace that comes with being surrounded by countryside. With its sprawling 5 acres of stunning gardens and grounds, Mountain River flowing along the lower boundary, rare botanicals and old-world trees, Clifton Homestead is the perfect choice for those seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and indulge in peaceful surroundings, while enjoying easy access to the Huon Valley’s major attractions, eateries, and wineries. Our unique blend of country luxe and comfort is reflected in each of our six guestrooms – four within the homestead and two separate cottages in the grounds – all retaining their original charm and character with modern-day touches and comforts. Explore each room and discover its own unique flair and eclectic furnishings collected from around the globe.

Come and experience the renewed and revitalised Clifton Homestead – we can’t wait to welcome you.

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Shared spaces

At the Clifton Homestead, guests can enjoy a range of shared spaces that add to the charm and character of the property.

The Drawing Room is the most impressive room in the home, showcasing grandeur and elegance that will transport you back in time. Adorned with special artefacts collected by owners Carolyn and Graeme on their many global adventures, this room is sure to captivate your attention. Feel free to ask us about a particular piece, as most have interesting stories to accompany them.

The sunrooms are sun-soaked atriums area filled with greenery, making them an ideal spot to enjoy either the morning or afternoon sun while catching up on your reading.

The Communal Dining Room is adorned with stunning indigenous art that adds to the room’s unique atmosphere. This space is perfect for guests who prefer a shared dining experience, where they can come together with fellow wanderers, make new friends, and share stories over a delicious meal.