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Romantic getaways in the Brisbane regions

Updated: 3 August 2022

If it's romance you're looking for, you can't go past the Greater Brisbane regions for a blissful getaway. Relax and unwind, enjoy quality time together and reconnect with nature – There’s nothing like a romantic weekend escape to re-ignite the flame.

Witches Falls Private Self-Contained Cottages | Scenic Rim 

Seek comfort in an idyllic rainforest retreat at Tamborine Mountain, less than an hour’s drive from Brisbane for a private romantic getaway. Escape to your own piece of paradise with an intimate stay at Witches Falls Private Self-Contained Cottages, nestled in four hectares of lush gardens, fruit orchards and rainforest. With plenty of accommodation options available, choose a private cabin with a spa, fireplace for the cooler months, and secluded outdoor space with BBQ area. 

Wander at the Overflow 1895 | Scenic Rim 

Situated on the calming shores of Lake Wyaralong and amongst over 4000 acres of bushland Wander at the Overflow offers five secluded WanderPods or private luxury eco-lodges. Connecting guests with the local community and country, explore the region on a curated day trip, guided walk or yoga, stop in for a tipple at The Overflow 1895 Cellar Door, or create a picnic from local produce as you take in the view showcasing unsurpassed rural beauty of the Scenic Rim. As night falls, pour a glass of local wine, sink into your outdoor bath, and take in the sounds of the forest while admiring the sparkling stars lighting up the sky. 

Tangalooma Island Resort | Moreton Island 

Surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, tropical palms and ocean views, indulge your better half with a Tangalooma Island Resort escape. Offering a unique combination of relaxation and adventure, there are packages available year-round to bring you and your partner closer together. Be pampered with a couples massage or beauty treatment, jump on a tandem quad bike, or tandem parasail, hire double kayaks or take a sunset stroll hand-in-hand as you watch the sunset. For a truly magical experience, hand-feed the dolphins while there. 

Hazelwood Estate | Scenic Rim

Hazelwood Estate is a luxury country retreat set on a privately-owned Wagyu and polo farm nestled beside the world heritage-listed Lamington National Park and the rolling hills of Beechmont and Binna Burra. A world away from the hustle and bustle of city living, the retreat allows guests to escape routine and return to romance. 

Spicers Hidden Vale | Ipswich 

The luxurious country retreat at Spicers Hidden Vale has historic cottages, cabins with boujee spa baths with everything you could need for a romantic setting. If you’re a foodie, be sure to book in for dinner at Homage Restaurant, where ingredients are grown from the onsite garden or sourced from nearby farms. Earn romantic points with scenic views, stunning facilities, campfires under the stars, cheese and wine tastings, koala safaris, mountain biking trails, hiking and so much more. 

Ketchup's Bank Glamping | Scenic Rim 

If you’re seeking time away that really soothes the soul, try a truly unique experience in luxury tent accommodation, Ketchup's Bank, just 15 minutes from Boonah. Wake up in a plush bed surrounded by stunning mountain views of World Heritage-listed national parks of the Scenic Rim. This secluded bush eco-retreat will allow you to experience the romance of camping while being pampered with quality linen, queen beds, electric blankets and much more. 

Anchorage | North Stradbroke Island 

Prefer a seaside escape? Then head to Anchorage on North Stradbroke Island. The only true beachfront resort on the island boasts a boardwalk that leads from the beautiful pool area onto Home Beach. Adventurers will enjoy sandboarding and sea kayaking, while those who prefer relaxing will love the spectacular views, inland lakes and waterways. 

The Stonehouse Retreat | Somerset 

Country comfort and unique hand-built eco-lodge, Stonehouse near Esk in the Somerset region, provides superb accommodation including three bedrooms, a fireplace and a relaxing deck for alfresco lounging. Surrounded by 175 acres of beautiful bushland, take in the spectacular views and an abundance of wildlife as you explore this slice of paradise. 

Milford Country Cottages | Scenic Rim 

For an unforgettable romantic country escape, Milford Country Cottages provides guests with a comfortable self-contained two-bedroom cottage in the heart of Boonah, just an hour’s drive from Brisbane. Relax and explore the 40-acre property, where hosts have a collection of heritage horse-drawn implements to view, and the added bonus of being able to feed the horse, cows and chickens. Enjoy a local drop of wine as the sun goes down around the fireplace for the cooler nights and air conditioning for the warmer nights. 

Pethers Rainforest Retreat | Scenic Rim 

Discover the award-winning Pethers Rainforest Retreat, a luxurious boutique retreat with just 10 secluded, private and individual tree houses all offering a magnificent sub-tropical rainforest vista. Designed exclusively for adults, set amidst pristine rainforests, Pethers is the perfect setting for your romantic escape. The onsite restaurant creates visually impressive and delicious meals from locally sourced ingredients. 

Blue Ridge Lavender Cottage | Scenic Rim

Nestled among rows of serene, scented lavender with views of the surrounding scenery of farm-like rolling hills and stunning mountains, Blue Ridge Lavender Cottage is a gorgeous spot for a romantic weekend away. Just a 45minute drive from the heart of Brisbane, the beautifully restored three-bedroom home makes for a relaxing stay, where picnic spots and local experiences including antiquing, horse riding and wineries are aplenty.

Binna Burra Lodge | Scenic Rim

Positioned 800 metres above sea level amidst the sub-tropical rainforest of Lamington National Park, Binna Burra Lodge has pioneered eco-tourism since 1933. Centre stage to some of Australia’s most spectacular heritage-listed rainforests, Binna Burra Lodge is the perfect escape – get back to basics and back into nature with a range of guided walks from short strolls through nearby walking tracks to full-day treks. There’s also a wide range of accommodation options overlooking Binna Burra, including luxury award-winning sky lodges to secluded safari tents.

Ocean View Estates | Ocean View 

Just 45minutes from Brisbane, escape to Ocean View Estate to be spoilt on a romantic getaway. With handcrafted wine and elegant dining, take in the views of the vineyard, lake and stunning surrounds. Unwind in a cosy cottage, including a fireplace for cosy winter evenings, and only a 200m walk to the al-a-carte restaurant and cellar door, you’ll be loved up in no time. 

Homeostasis Retreats | Scenic Rim

Experience the newly built, architecturally designed Homeostasis Retreats Wellness Cabin overlooking the rainforest on Tamborine Mountain. Relax and unwind with your loved one in this healthy, harmonious and natural setting, with your own private bathhouse, fireplace and firepit overlooking the beautiful green outlook.

Pure Glamping | Somerset 

Reconnect in nature with Pure Glamping at Lake Wivenhoe’s five-star luxury glamping, where camping meets glamour. Just 90minutes north-west of Brisbane, enjoy the serenity of the great outdoors, pour yourself a wine as you relax around the outdoor firepit and take in the view of a million stars. Adrenaline seekers will love the easy access to hiking trails, mountain biking and horseback riding.   

Mt Cotton Retreat | Redlands 

You'll feel like you're a world away at the luxurious and tranquil Mt Cotton Retreat. Just 30-minutes from Brisbane, the self-contained and beautifully appointed lakeside or treetop cabins will have you at one with nature. Guests can delight in a continental breakfast, private dinner with friends or high tea overlooking the gardens. 

O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat | Scenic Rim 

As the name suggests, O'Reilly's offers an escape to the tranquillity of the World Heritage-listed Lamington National Park with a wide range of accommodation options overlooking the rainforest and mountains. You’re spoilt for choice with free guided bird walks, the iconic 16m high Tree Top Walk and a range of bushwalking tracks. Reward your efforts and relax in the infinity pool, relax in your private spa bath or book a massage at O'Reilly's Lost World Spa.

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