Couples looking for a luxury escape need look no further than the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.
Spicers Clovelly Estate, Montville, Sunshine Coast Hinterland
We’ve done the research for you to put together a list of escapes where luxury-meets-nature with gorgeous villas and chalets nestled in the rainforest and quirky artisan cabins perched high above it all.
No detail goes unchecked at these delightful destinations, all that’s missing is you!
Spicers Clovelly Estate is the ideal place to nourish the senses, celebrate life and fully switch off.
You’ll feel your pace slow down as you take in the grand figs, jacarandas and magnolia groves framing the spectacular French-provincial architecture of the main guest house.
Prepare to indulge in luxury in this wonderfully tasteful and relaxed atmosphere.
Swinging in the gardens at Spicers Tamarind Retreat, Maleny
Do yourself a huge favour and take yourself out of the rat race and into the blissful seclusion of Spicers Tamarind Retreat, sister resort to Spicers Clovelly.
Here you can do forest bathing right as you soak up the secluded rainforest fringed luxury from your own villa. Tune into the subtle sounds of forest birds and discover the joys of a slower, tranquil setting from your outdoor hot tub. Magic!
Narrows Escape Rainforest Retreat
Voted the no. 1 most romantic hotel destination in the world, the team at Narrows Escape Rainforest Retreat have mastered the art of creating truly romantic, decadent, and private getaways.
All the important little details that make a getaway haven truly blissful have been taken care of here, so that you can fully relax and enjoy the breathtaking rainforest surrounds high up in the treetops.
Explore the area on a Hinterland Walks package, rest awhile in the spa as you gaze out over the tree canopy or unwind by the crackling log fire. Your little piece of heaven awaits.
Misty View Cottages Montville
Misty View’s quaint cottages offer total privacy, luxury and jaw-droppingly idyllic views to the lake and rainforest surrounds below.
Geared for couples, here you’ll find your relationship refreshed, rejuvenated, and nourished by the thoughtful details included such as chocolates on arrival, a breakfast hamper, and plush bathrobes.
Pop the candles on, get the log fire going and prepare for an unforgettable, romantic hideaway.
Canoeing on Lake Baroon with Secrets on the Lake, Montville
Nestled between dense rainforest and Lake Baroon, Secrets on the Lake transforms treehouses into luxurious sanctuaries in this thoughtfully designed getaway.
Your private abode awaits you high up among the rainforest canopy overlooking the expansive waters of Lake Baroon.
Wander the secret garden with stunning flowers, decks, rock pools, arbours and a carved bar and servery or take it slow with a soak in the tub surrounded by intricate, hand carved wood detailing. You won’t find artisan infused architecture like this anywhere else.
Scandi at Maleny
Reflecting the minimalist, but cosy Scandinavian design style, Scandi at Maleny has painstakingly curated a contemporary, light-filled modular cabin where every detail has been thoughtfully considered to make your stay epic.
The team at Scandi have minimised their impact on the environment too, with only rainwater in use on the site and a rigorous program of using biodegradable and non-toxic products.
Soak up the 180-degree views to the hilly, green valley below or a enjoy fireside Shiraz in the cooler months. Cheers to the serenity!
The Falls, Montville
Step back in time at Falls Montville where the décor and buildings are decidedly traditional vintage.
Nuzzled into secluded rainforest, the cottages and magnificent Manor House centre around a passion for old world service with unobtrusive yet attentive ‘little touches' like chilled juice on arrival and a gourmet breakfast.
If absolute peace and a little bit of history float your boat, Falls could be the perfect place to take in all that nostalgia and whimsical charm.
Unwind at the ultra-refined Glass on Glasshouse where your secluded villa takes full advantage of the breathtaking Glass House Mountain views, lazing kangaroos and grassy knolls.
With floor to ceiling glass walls to best capture the view, plus a free-standing double spa and eco-smart fire for winter, find yourself slowing down as you fully immerse in the abundant nature surrounding you.
Enjoy afternoons with the kookaburras watching the sun set over the uniquely shaped mountains before dining from your private terrace.
Cosy, cosy, cosy that’s what Maleny Country Estate embodies in spades. From its stone walled cottages to chalets featuring rustic beams and high ceilings and cute as a button cottages, this estate oozes traditional rustic life, blended with absolute luxury.
Turning down the orange and gold driveway lined with liquid amber trees, you’ll immediately know that your escape plan is on track.
Spend chilly mornings soaking up the fog slowly rolling up the range and delight in the majestic abundance of native bushland, including ancient figs and towering pines. Prepare for some of the best sunsets you’ve ever seen in this lovingly presented estate.