Tasman Highway

Piermont lies at the heart of a diverse wilderness offering adventure, culture and serenity in equal measure.

Set just outside of Swansea on Tasmania’s breathtaking east coast, our destination offers the perfect escape for a moment of relaxation or an entire day of exploration. Immerse yourself in the abundance of experiences this region has to offer. From indulging in the finest wines and culinary delights at award-winning wineries and eateries to embarking on an adventure to Freycinet National Park, where you can pack a picnic and savour the natural beauty that surrounds you.

Experience some of the best seafood in the country with an immersive oyster shucking experience, book a unique tasting with award-winning Tasman Sea Salt, visit the penguins at Bicheno, explore Coles Bay in a kayak, or simply put your feet up and enjoy the tranquility. Whether you crave relaxation or seek excitement, Piermont serves as the ideal base to discover the diverse opportunities this region holds. We encourage you to make the most of your visit to our picturesque part of the world.

Explore Tasmania with our zero-emission friendly Tesla Traverse package. Immerse yourself in luxury as you traverse the state, visiting some of the best accommodation and dining choices at every stop. Piermont is your midway point on this ultimate road trip and the perfect chance to escape the city and retreat into the tranquility of the east coast.

Traverse the East Coast Retreat into your Seaside Luna at Piermont
Relax into the Heritage King at The Tasman Unwind in your King Suite at StillwaterSeven

The Tasmanian Tesla Traverse invites guests to tour the south, east and north of the state from the comfort and style of a Tesla provided by Tasmanian-owned Drive Car Hire. The package includes two nights each at Hobart’s The Tasman, Piermont Retreat on the East Coast, and Launceston’s Stillwater Seven, as well as indulgent three course dinners and breakfasts along the way.

Package includes:

  • Tesla car hire for six nights and seven days from Hobart to Launceston or Launceston to Hobart (additional days may be added on request)
  • Two nights accommodation in a Grand Heritage King room at the Tasman, Hobart
  • $300 dining credit for dinner at Peppina Restaurant on the first night of your stay in Hobart
  • Peppina Pantry Experience breakfast for two on both mornings of your stay in Hobart
  • Two nights accommodation in a Luna Residence at Piermont Retreat, Swansea (East Coast)
  • Three course dinner for two at Homestead Restaurant at Piermont
  • In-suite breakfast provisions for two on both mornings of your stay at Piermont
  • Two nights accommodation in a Premium King Suite at Stillwater Seven, Launceston
  • A bottle of vintage Tasmanian sparkling on arrival at Stillwater SEVEN
  • Three course dinner for two at Stillwater Restaurant on your first night of stay in Launceston.
  • In-room breakfast provisions for both mornings of your stay

The Tasmanian Tesla Traverse starts at $6,640 for two people, between 1 May 2023 – 31st October 2024.

Please note this is a six-night stay across 3 x locations. To book please contact enquiries@piermont.com.au

This package is not commissionable.

Freycinet National Park

The imposing peaks of the iconic Hazards mountain range defines this revered wilderness. Founded as a natural park over a century ago, Freycinet is Tasmania’s oldest official explorer’s paradise, boasting 100 kilometres of protected terrain, glittering bays, wildflower fields and deep blue lagoons. A hike through the rugged Hazards cliffs leads to the smooth curve of Wineglass Bay, renowned as one of the world’s best beaches.

Friendly Beaches Freycinet Coast

Just half an hour’s drive from Piermont, the unspoilt wilderness of Friendly Beaches stretches 140 hectares out to the Tasman Sea. Pack a picnic lunch of seasonal produce from Homestead restaurant, and settle in with the local community of sea eagles, albatross, penguins, whales and fur seals.

Less than an hour north-east of Piermont lies the idyllic seaside village of Coles Bay. Surrounded by calm beaches and sheltered by the Hazards mountain range, it’s a launchpad for a number of walking trails, and offers a number of excellent dining options.

Coles Bay Seascape Walk

Less than an hour north-east of Piermont lies the idyllic seaside village of Coles Bay. Surrounded by calm beaches and sheltered by the Hazards mountain range, it’s a launchpad for a number of walking trails, and offers a number of excellent dining options.

Nestled discreetly amidst lush bushland, just a stone’s throw from the retreat, lies the tranquil Cowrie Beach trail. This meditative path leads you on a serene journey through gentle bushland curves, unveiling the vast expanse of moorlands and the secluded beauty of Cowrie Beach.