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King Island offers a range of accommodation styles to suit every taste from hotels and cosy bed and breakfasts to holiday cottages, farm stays and well-appointed coastal hideaways.
Whether you prefer to retreat to the calming waves of a beach to enjoy the solitude or stay close to the main township of Currie, your friendly King Island hosts will be on hand to offer a warm welcome and ensure you have an enjoyable and memorable visit.

You can choose from 4 areas of accommodation on King Island.

Accommodation - Retreats and Lodges

Buttons By The Beach

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

The house has two outdoor entertaining areas: one facing north overlooking the ocean and one indoors which is protected from the elements and complete with large dining table, fireplace, BBQ and vegetable/herb garden (season-dependent).

The open-plan kitchen is thoughtfully equipped for entertaining and the pantry is well-stocked with essentials (cereal, spreads, pasta, sauces, oils etc). A mini-barista coffee machine, toaster, blender are available for provided for convenience. The dining table seats eight and has hosted many gatherings among friends.

At the heart of the home, you’ll find the warm and inviting living area, offering awe inspiring views of King Island’s rugged west coast and the untamed beauty of the Southern Ocean. With the waves rolling in, no day or hour is ever the same; some days it’s calm and flat like a lake and other days the roaring 40’s makes it one of the most treacherous seas on the planet. The indoor fireplace is as rustic as it gets; as the logs crackle in the evening, you’ll discover a sense of unparalleled relaxation. Cosy up in a snug blanket, with a glass of wine and a King Island dairy cheese platter, all while indulging in a movie – an experience that promises pure delight.

All three bedrooms have views of the ocean and high quality bedding is provided. The quiet office space has a futon sofa bed which can accommodate an additional guest (the sofa bed can be made up on request at no additional charge).

The gym in the garage is available for those who want to get their sweat on during their stay. There are weights, TRX, squat rack, yoga mats etc. Beach towels, fishing rods, a beach tent, surf boards are also available for our guests’ enjoyment at the beach. 

Buttons by the Beach is 100% off-grid and has zero reliance on mains infrastructure. The house uses a combination of solar and wind to generate energy which is stored in batteries. The house faces north to optimise solar power generation. Water is supplied from two sources: a natural spring 500m away and a rainwater tank. Natural gas heats hot water and the oven/stove. Although off-grid, the modern comforts of living are available – reliable telstra phone reception, fast starlink internet, Apple TV, Netflix, Kayo and Binge.

This beautiful property stretches down to the water’s edge and encompasses 600m of coastline. With direct access to the beach from the property, it’s only a short walk on a designated walking track to cool-off (or brave the cold!). Buttons by the Beach has everything you need to retreat from the world, entertain with friends and relax in this special part of Australia. We look forward to welcoming you to Buttons By the Beach on the edge of the island – and the edge of the world.

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King Island Lodge

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

King Island Lodge has been specifically designed by golfers, for large golf groups to stay, and play, in luxury.

Situated 5 minutes from Currie CBD, every bedroom features an ocean view from bed, and its own private ensuite, TV, desk, wardrobe and heating. Accommodation options include queen rooms, king rooms or single rooms – please let us know your bedding configuration upon booking.

The Lodge features a full kitchen and upon request we are able to assist with live Southern Rock Lobsters, in house chef and other dining experiences. The lodge also features a deck overlooking pristine ocean views.

We have Wifi, smart tv, a full sized office for work and travel needs as well as a foyer, storage and full laundry facilities.

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Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained, Tiny House

Designed with King Island’s ever-changing weather in mind, the custom-built tiny house ensures comfort throughout the seasons. Fully insulated and double glazed, it offers a cozy haven during cooler months while remaining cool during warmer times. Snuggle up by the indoor wood-burning fireplace or take advantage of the split system air conditioner and heat pump for personalised climate control. While Red Rock Hut encourages you to disconnect and unwind, we understand the importance of staying connected. That’s why we provide fast Starlink internet access, allowing you to be as connected or disconnected from the world as you like.

Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance as you relax with in the west-facing outdoor deck hammock, soaking in stunning sunset views and the company of curious wallabies roaming nearby. On clear evenings, the sounds of the crashing waves sets the perfect backdrop for stargazing while enjoying a glass of wine by the fire pit. The Hut features a cedar wood-fired hot tub which comfortably seats 2-4 people and a cedar wood barrel sauna with panoramic viewing dome making it the ultimate place of relaxation.

Red Rock Hut is situated on 32 acres of ocean-front property on the west coast of King Island and guests can enjoy private direct access to the beach with diving and snorkelling spots (southern rock lobsters and black and greenlip abalone are found here – a Tasmanian Recreational licence is required for those who wish to take on-shore). 

We believe in conservation and sustainable tourism and the Red Rock Hut’s designs and practices are eco-friendly and sustainable. The tiny house concept was chosen as the perfect solution to minimise the impact on the land and promote eco-friendly and sustainable tourism practices on King Island. Red Rock Hut is 100% off-grid and has zero reliance on mains infrastructure; the Hut generates its own power from nearby solar panels.

Red Rock Hut offers a true sense of seclusion and tranquility, allowing you to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Yet, it remains easily accessible, with short flights from Melbourne or mainland Tasmania, you will feel a world away and have the ultimate sense of seclusion in an eco-friendly tiny house with breathtaking views across the Southern Ocean. With access to world-class golf courses, famously good produce and some of the cleanest air in the world, you will be spoilt for choice.

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Ettrick Rocks Luxury retreats

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

Ettrick Rocks luxury coastal homes designed by award winning architects, seamlessly bridges the indoor space with the outside landscape using large double glazed windows. Every room frames the magnificent rock formations, the Great Southern Ocean and the wildlife abounding the property, as an artist does to a painting.

Stylish and spacious, there is comfortable seating throughout, a large chaise lounge, 5-star King Size beds, quality linen, pillows and soft coverings to keep you warm and cosy. A cantilevered comfortable bedroom window seat, projects one outward closer to nature to chill-out and be at peace with the beautiful landscape around you.

At early dawn fishing boats trawling their nets or pulling up lobster pots may be seen directly in line of the retreats. Binoculars supplied in each of the homes provide a closer glimpse of this activity and that of the sea eagles and other marine birds hovering or swooping for their catch.

King Island’s food produce is abundant, sought after and prized by chefs and connoisseurs from around the world. For coastal foragers the location gifts a variety of edible plants, delicious seaweed and crustaceans. Indulge your taste buds cooking delicious meals in a dream kitchen that is well equipped and stocked with essentials to get those creative juices into overdrive. 

Nearby there are a number of walking tracks to explore, sandy and sheltered coves to swim or relax in and plenty of vantage points to capture that sought after photographic moment, that artistic seascape or that ideal catch of the day for the BBQ.

At dusk guests are amused by the wallabies gathering around the homes and captivated by the spectacular sunsets over the horizon. The evening sets in with the pulsing light of the lighthouse and the soothing sound of the ocean. Pure bliss!

Come, stay with us and experience the marvel that is King Island and Ettrick Rocks.

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Kittawa Lodge

Kittawa Lodge

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

A luxury boutique retreat.  Light, contemporary, stylish, sophisticated, secluded.  Kittawa Lodge provides a truly luxurious accommodation experience, offering two one-bedroom self-contained lodges.  Each lodge is architecturally designed to maximise your connection to the outdoors, while minimising exposure to the elements.  The location of each lodge has been carefully selected to optimise your panoramic views as well as your privacy, while ensuring a sense of ultimate seclusion. 

Comprising contemporary, soaring and light-filled interiors, each lodge features French-designed fireplaces, warm and charred timber tones, custom joinery, local artwork and bespoke furniture.  Completely off-grid, Kittawa Lodge is the ultimate luxury eco-tourism destination, offering every comfort.

Kittawa Lodge is situated on a stunning, secluded, ocean-front, 96-acre property.  It comprises over 750 metres of coastline, lush 12,000 year old grassy sand dunes, private valleys, forested nooks and natural-spring dams.  While spectacularly remote, Kittawa Lodge is conveniently located just 15 minutes drive from the main township of Currie.  You are free to explore the many hidden coves and pebbled beaches along the foreshore, and snorkel the pristine waters rich with diverse marine life, just metres from your luxurious private lodge.  Surrounded by nature, you may encounter Red-Necked Wallabies, bush turkeys, wild peacocks, pheasants and a family of majestic Sea Eagles.

At Kittawa Lodge our philosophy is simple – we believe that luxury boutique accommodation needs to be more than a place to stay.  You will be inspired, whether to relax, romance or rejuvenate.  Your stay will be elevated to an experience, with personal touches and bespoke packages. 

With a number of sumptuous catering options, including your own inhouse cook, as well as a number of unique King Island experiences on offer, do as little or as much as you want.  Whether you are travelling solo, as a couple or with friends and family, Kittawa Lodge will design a bespoke experience just for you.

Discover your wilderness and escape to Kittawa Lodge today.

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Bass Lodge

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

With its exquisite location, panoramic vistas, luxe cedar amenities and private beach access, Bass Lodge brings cosy refinement to the brazen beauty of the Bass Strait’s crown jewel.

Bass Lodge (formerly Taraki Lodge) is just 15 minutes drive from the main township of Currie. Touching down at the King Island Domestic Airport (KNS), a 15 minute drive will have you entering the gates of Bass Lodge, surrounded by uninterrupted Bass Strait views, rugged bushes and vegetation. Be prepared to see many of our local Bennett’s Wallabies up close.

This is modern coastal luxury at its best. 

Bass Lodge offers up to eight guests the opportunity to relax in total privacy and share precious time with loved ones, whilst indulging on King Island’s famous local produce and embracing the endless spectacular vistas. 

The four beautifully appointed bedrooms feature king beds (or eight king singles) and four ensuites, providing versatility for groups and families.

Set amongst a stunning natural backdrop of Bass Strait, Bass Lodge King Island showcases this coastal vista through floor-to-ceiling feature windows.

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Netherby Rocks

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

Netherby Rocks is set amongst the beautiful rugged west coast of King Island.  The house boasts an amazing 180 degree view of the mesmerizing seascape including Netherby Bay, where you will take delight in the inlet rock pools full of fascinating marine life.  Located just a few minutes from the township of Currie, you have the complete luxury of beach front privacy and seclusion with the convenience of all amenities at your fingertips.

This architecturally designed house features large windows in each room so you will never miss an opportunity to appreciate the beautiful surrounds and scenery.  Including sunsets over the ocean horizon from both interior wings and exterior decked areas.  Netherby Rocks uniquely captures the natural brilliance of its 6 acre, coastal estate.

Comprising of 5 bedrooms, each with a king size bed (4 of which may be arranged as 2 king singles) there is ample space to bring your friends to enjoy the sights of King Island together.  The kitchen/dining area boasts a fully equipped kitchen, 10 seater table and floor to ceiling windows.  Enjoy a wine in the lounge room as you relax on the couches focusing your attention on the magnificent views or the warmth of the fireplace.  With the added comfort of hydronic heating under the tiles and carpet in the bedrooms, you will be cosy all year round.

Both bathroom areas in either wing of Netherby Rocks offer stunning, private coastal aspects and each have the convenience of powder rooms with toilet, separate to the large, lavish showers. 

Bathe ~ A luxurious bathing experience in the southern wing is a must!  As the deluxe bath extends out from the house, taking in the spectacular, secluded coastal outlook.

⛳️ A point of difference: – Tee off for some extra golf practise on our custom made par 2 hole before you head to either one of the three King Island, world class rated golf courses. 

Our unique boardwalk is one-of-a-kind and will take your breath away as you stroll from the house to the outdoor dining area.

Wander down to the golf green and immerse yourself in your special surroundings. 

Come and enjoy pure indulgence whilst exploring King Island with family and friends. Netherby Rocks is an experience not to be missed!

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Shore House

Accommodation type:

Retreats and Lodges, Self Contained

Wake with the crash of the waves onto the shore; and lose yourself in the raw beauty of King Island’s pristine, untouched coastline.

Shore House will reinvigorate the senses and provide safe haven from the real world.

Shore House (formerly Porky Beach Retreat) is just 10 minutes drive from the main township of Currie. Touching down at the King Island Domestic Airport (KNS), a five minute drive will have you entering the gates of Shore House, surrounded by coastal hills, bushes and vegetation.


This is modern coastal luxury at its best. Shore House offers up to eight guests the opportunity to relax in total privacy and share precious time with a loved ones, whilst indulging on King Island’s famous local produce and embracing the endless spectacular vistas. The four beautifully appointed bedrooms feature king beds (or eight long singles), providing versatility for groups and families.

Set amongst a stunning natural backdrop of the Great Southern Ocean, the retreat showcases this blue vista through floor-to-ceiling glass.


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