After exploring beauty of the reef, rainforest and bush in northern Queensland, you will be keen to see what other amazing natural landscapes Australia has to offer. For those wanting an escape that combines luxury accommodation with nature and adventure, there are some amazing destinations across every state/territory of Australia to provide you with just that.
Stay: Longitude 131
Australia’s red centre is a destination that should be on every traveller’s bucket list. The World Heritage listed site is rich in aboriginal history and breathtaking scenery. Longitude 131 is the perfect luxury accommodation to retreat to after spending the day exploring the ancient landscapes of central Australia. Wake up to uninterrupted views of Uluru from your luxury tent and finish the day admiring the Field Of Light installation (until 31 December 2020).
Stay: Southern Ocean Lodge
Southern Ocean Lodge is the ultimate cliff-top luxury accommodation with panoramic views of Kangaroo Island. The lodge is the perfect location for wine lovers, featuring an extensive South Australian selection. A visit to Kangaroo Island is the perfect opportunity to meet Australian wildlife such as koalas, wallabies, kangaroos, seals and sea lions.
Stay: Spicers Retreat
Breathe in the fresh air and relax in tranquil surrounds. The all-inclusive Spicers Retreat is the ultimate way to explore the beauty of the Blue Mountains. Don’t miss the fine-dining experience crafted by Head Chef Matthew Ostresnki, who brings with him a wealth of experience from his time at Vue de Monde.
Stay: Saffire Freycinet
Saffire Freycinet boasts 20 luxurious suites, premium spa facilities and an innovative dining experience for guests to enjoy. The luxury eco-retreat captures spectacular views of the Freycinet Peninsula, Great Oyster Bay and Hazards Mountains.
Jamala Wildlife Lodge takes the concept of getting close to wildlife to a completely new level. Feed giraffes from your private balcony, or admire the lions, cheetahs, tigers or Malaysian sun bears as they stride by your bedroom window.
Stay: Berkeley River Lodge
This remote location is only accessible by a scenic one-hour journey by floatplane or landbased aircraft, making it all the more exclusive. The all-inclusive package features a range of barefoot luxury experiences, including river cruises, guided hikes, beach tours and fishing expeditions.
Stay: The Lakehouse
Daylesford is the perfect destination for a romantic escape in Victoria. The region is well known for its mineral springs, scenic walking trails and renowned spa & wellness centre. The Lakehouse offers 5 star luxury accommodation within walking distance to the attractions of the region.