Looking for sunshine coast hinterland accommodation with spa?
If you are going on a romantic getaway to the sunshine coast, you can’t go past a hotel with fireplace and a jacuzzi in room – so cozy.
We have done the hard work for you and found the best hotels, motels and hunter valley cabins with outdoor spa for your next romantic vacation in the best parts of the Sunshine Coast hinterland including Montville and Maleny.
When looking to plan a romantic getaway with a significant other, it is the small touches that can make the biggest difference. At Montague’s of Montville, they recognize this idea and cater directly to those who want to feel like their room has been personalized just for their benefit. Guests begin their stay with a hand-written card from the host. In the room, there are fresh flowers, specially picked for each new guest. Breakfast baskets are then delivered each day with an abundance of food for couples to enjoy. And the spectacular amenities do not end there.
With a secluded location, right next to Kondalilla Falls and Obi Valley Trail, guests will be treated to the wonder of nature with amazing views and animal life popping up all over the place. The birdwatching is especially pleasing. Guests may relax in the comfort of their own cabin and even take a soak in a luxurious jacuzzi tub. This extra-large feature is certain to take away any worries guests might bring with them.
Currently, when booking, travellers should note that a two-night minimum stay is required. This shouldn’t be a problem, as most people will want to stay here for extended periods. Two nights in this paradise will cost about $464 per couple. At this gorgeous retreat, couples may feel free to put down their phones, as there is no cell reception, walk away from their computers because the Wi-Fi is spotty, and just enjoy being with someone they love.
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Many previous guests report that The Country House at Hunchy Montville is a spot that exceeded their expectations. Applauded for their outstanding customer service and location, this establishment is earning rave reviews. Guests like that it is secluded from the often too-busy cities and towns. Situated so vacationers may sit on their balconies and enjoy a splendid view of the rainforest or the coast, this home away from home makes for a refreshing weekend retreat.
Guests who book with The Country House will be treated to spacious rooms and comfortable furnishing. In the bathroom, a deep soaking tub that is long enough for guests to lounge in the bubbles compliments the enclosed shower that is right next to it. Guests will pay approximately $239 for the King suite, and it is glorious, but they can upgrade for only about $30 more a night to the one-bedroom suite and receive an additional allotment of amenities.
Most of the perks are included in the outdoor area, so for those who want to be one with nature, this upgrade is worth it. If travellers are looking to punch up their stay even further, and they don’t mind spending a little extra coin, this location offers many additional services. Booking can be done at the front desk.
Located just a forty-minute drive from the beautiful beaches on the Sunshine Coast, Spicers Tamarind Retreat and Spa makes the most of its pleasant positioning inside the rainforest and immerses the guests in the natural surroundings. Guests will find themselves wrapped in luxury as they spend hours at Anise, the day spa, or order dinner from the Asian-inspired restaurant that is open nightly. Some guests even report taking cooking classes while here and finding it to be a fun and exciting experience.
The Villas with Garden Views are very appealing to many travellers as they offer not only a chance to see the enchanting environment, but also a rejuvenating spa bath that in some cases faces the outside realm. The baths do vary in these suites, so if a traveller is looking for a jetted tub versus a relaxing soaking tub, they will need to make sure and request that upon booking. For a one-night stay, a couple will pay approximately $615. The Villas with a Garden View can accommodate up to four people, though, as they feature two separate bedrooms with a queen bed in each. For all four guests, the price becomes $978 per night.
For those looking to travel with their loved ones, Spicers Tamarind Retreat and Spa is ideal because this spot plays host to families and it is also dog friendly.
Note: This is a popular Wedding venue in Maleny so you might be sharing the space if you book on a weekend.
The Lovestone Cottages are the perfect place to go when looking to relax and recharge. The hosts and owners are willing to go above and beyond to make sure each guest leaves the establishment feeling better than when they arrived. With scenic vistas wrapping around this entire property, guests feel nurtured by mother nature as they kick up their feet and unwind.
Located just a five minutes’ drive from Montville, guests may enjoy the breakfast hamper that is delivered to their room each morning and then venture out at night to find a cozy restaurant in town.
The Large Cottage with Spa Bath and Classic Cottage with Spa bath both offer opulent jacuzzi-style tubs for guests to enjoy. It is noteworthy that most stays require a two-night minimum booking commitment. For a two-night stay, a couple will pay approximately $750. Children and pets are not allowed at this location.
Whether looking to celebrate a weekend away with a special someone or planning a small reunion with family and friends, the Falls Montville has exactly what the weary traveller needs. Nestled in a quaint area, just outside the town, this establishment takes tranquillity to a new level. On site, there are six rainforest cottages that are designed to accommodate a maximum of two people. Elsewhere on the property, there is a Manor House that is suitable for four to eight guests. Each situation is remarkable in that privacy is still ensured and guests feel secluded from other parties.
The Falls Montville provides a variety of free treats and perks to their valued guests. The short list includes beverages, bottled water, breakfast, chocolates, and fresh roses. Here, at the Falls Montville, it is preferred that guests book for at least a two-night stay
For a couple to secure a spot at one of the one-bedroom rainforest cottages, that will cost about $465. For those wishing to travel with others, the Deluxe Villa features four queen beds, two full beds, and one sofa bed. It can accommodate eight adults comfortably. The price for a two-night stays for all eight visitors would be about $1700. Children are permitted to stay in the Deluxe Villa with adults. Plus, if a family is bringing a small, well-behaved dog, as long as they notify the owners, this will be satisfactory.
The view from the wraparound porch at the Maleny Tropical Retreat is like no other. Outside of the villas, the sun speckles every inch of land and kisses the faces of visitors. Inside, guests enjoy a cozy cabin-like environment as the furniture is made of glowing natural wood.
Spa tubs are a feature in all the villas, and in some cases those beautiful bathtubs even come with a window view of nature. The tubs are situated in the corner of the bathroom and include jacuzzi-style jets. Most of the rooms are designed to accommodate two guests, but in the two-bedroom villa up to five guests can fit as one twin, one king, and one queen bed are all included.
The price for a group of five to stay here for two nights is approximately $506, with breakfast as a part of that cost. For those who are looking to stay indoors throughout their whole vacation, that is not so easy to do here as cooking facilities are limited and there is not an on-site restaurant.
For the traveller who is looking to dazzle their companion, Lillypilly’s Cottages & Day Spa are the first and only place to search. With many, many packages available couples can book everything they want to do with a click of a button and then sit back and let the romantic getaway unfold around them.
While guests will indubitably pay a pretty penny for this idealistic escape (approximately $1120 for two nights) every single thing will be included in that price tag. That means the person booking the trip will not have to worry about separate price tags for dinners, breakfasts, drinks, or even spa treatments. This is all-inclusive and travellers should feel free to indulge.
In a Lakeview Deluxe Cottage, guests will pay approximately $1120, but they will be treated to a romantic candlelight dinner for two, a decadent sixty-minute couples’ massage and breakfast delivered straight to the suite. Guests may upgrade their rooms or their packages to include even further amenities or treats like sparkling wine and half-day spa packages.
This location is situated just between Maleny and Montville. From the villas, guests will relax and take in the scenic views of Lake Baroon and the Conondale Ranges. For those looking to do all their planning in one spot and then simply experience the rest of their retreat, there is no better place than Lillypilly’s Cottages & Day Spa. *For best access to all the amenities, travelers should book directly through Lillypilly’s home page.
These little cabins are comfortable and ideal for those who want to enjoy the company of their favorite travel companion, without any hassle from the outside world. Located within walking distance of Kondalilla Falls National Park, the guests are saturated in a beautiful environment, no matter where they turn.
The Belle Amie Studio is fully-furnished with unique, homey touches added throughout. In the bathroom, guests may recline in their spacious bathtub and drift away on a sea of bubbles. With a price tag of just under $400 a couple for two nights, this affordable getaway rises to the top of many traveller’s lists. The slightly larger Christo Bella and Belle Amour cottages offer more amenities but are just a touch more expensive at approximately $413 and $428, respectively.
An interesting perk some may want to explore is that guests who book directly through Belle’s will be treated to further amenities and accommodations that they will not receive if they book through a third-party, like Booking.com. Through the home page, guests will find that a breakfast is included—on Friday and Saturday mornings–, while this gift is not presented to those who book elsewhere.
For those wishing to get away from work and all the other distractions that can clutter everyday life, Yabbaloumba Retreat is certainly a top destination. The lake and the mountains will greet guests as they step outside their cabins for a bit of fresh air. This entire vacation home is quaint, but travellers can expect many amenities while staying here, including a fully functioning kitchen and private BBQ facilities.
One of the most eye-catching features on this property is the lavish two-person spa bathtub that is included. Unlike other competitors, this property offers a relaxing tub that can be shared. For just $289 for a couple to spend two nights here, spaces with this retreat fill up quickly.
For those couples who wish to only enjoy the company of their partner, this location will be precisley what they need. With rooms that allow guests to feel isolated from others, a romantic retreat is easy to achieve at the Blue Summit Cottages. Serenity enfolds vacationers as the views of the beautiful grounds wrap around each enclosure.
Guests will pay approximately $400 for a two-night stay, per couple. This includes the superb views, as well as a deliciously inviting spa bathtub. Guests will feel as if they are indulging in their spacious villa, as the rooms are almost twice the size as some offerings from competitors in the area.
Children and pets are not allowed at this location, but for those who cannot bear to be separated from their phones and the outside world for too long, Wi-Fi is available and free of charge at this establishment.
Fantastic views of the valley are the key feature at the Top of the Hill Resort. Located just five miles from the Maleny Botanic Gardens and Bird World, guests will not be able to put their cameras or camera phones down as they will want to capture each and every breath-taking moment.
A two-night stay at Top of The Hill in a cabin with a spa bath will run approximately $384. Cabins are designed for couples only, so children will need to stay at home this weekend. While this romantic retreat is designed to be private and the cabins are separate from one another, food is only served at a function centre that is considered a shared part of the property.
For those who wish to be surrounded by the glories of nature and wrapped up in the treasure that is the rainforest, the Narrows Escape Rainforest Retreat will not disappoint. Located very near Lake Baroon and within a mile of Kondalilla Falls National Park, guests can appreciate the greenery that encompasses the entire property.
The one-bedroom cottage with a view includes a king bed, fireplace, a spa bath, and a fully stocked kitchen. The price for a two-night stay for two adults is approximately $688. This cost includes a full breakfast hamper and the use of the entire villa, as well as a saltwater pool that is located on the property. All-inclusive packages are also available. Additional charges will apply.
Charming treehouse and bungalow accommodations await guests who decide to book their stay with Secrets on the Lake. All rooms offer a balcony view of Lake Baroon and a fireplace to provide warmth and light inside as well. Come for the serene environment and stay for the distinctive features like specially wood-carved artwork and furniture.
A Luxury treehouse will seem exceptionally spacious as the room is 969 feet squared. Couples will pay approximately $662 for this accommodation. For those looking to have a spa tub guaranteed, they will need to look further and select either the Penthouse Treehouse or the Secrets’ one-bedroom Treehouse.
Both features much more square footage, almost four hundred feet, and couples will feel like they are staying in a place nearly the size of a small home. Prices for the larger treehouses vary, and guests can anticipate paying between $700 and $900 for a two-night stay here.
Guests interested in staying at this location should look closely at the packages that are available on the home website, as items like breakfast and other consumables can only be added in that manner. For those who want to know: children are also welcome at this site, in two different suites.
The food is paramount and featured at Spicers Clovelly Estate. For those who want to give their taste buds something exceptional, this is the location to book. The Long Apron restaurant is award-winning, and it showcases a variety of foods that are European inspired.
In the spa suite, guests will find sumptuous surroundings ready to provide for their every need. Luxury linens and expensive finer touches await. The spa tub is also surrounded by a heated floor. For a two-night stay, couples will pay approximately $970.
The three-bedroom cottage is set to serve any larger parties as up to six people may stay there and enjoy a king bed in each of the bedrooms. For six people to be in this cottage for two nights, the cost will be approximately $2752 a night. All bookings include breakfast. Children are not permitted on this property, even in the large, three-bedroom cottage.
A wonderful place to take a holiday, Maleny Luxury Cottages provides a peaceful retreat for those looking to escape everything. Since it is tucked away, and each cottage is spaced well-apart from other surrounding guests, no noise can be heard from neighbors or traffic. All cottages offer views of Mary Valley and the Connondale Ranges.
Three different varieties of cottages are available. All include pleasant spa-style tubs within the bathroom, but a few have a spa also set on the balcony for optimal relaxation value. The Calm One-Bedroom Cottage has a double spa in the bathroom area. The Love Cottage is two-stories tall and features a chandelier, as well as a spa bath with a view of the valley.
The Dream Cottage has two baths. One is a double spa that is located inside the bathroom, but there is also a deep-soaking double bath out on the deck for guests to enjoy. Guests will pay approximately $558 for a two night stay in the Love or Dream Cottages. Children and pets are not permitted in any of the Cottages.
Whether guests wish to relax hideout in their “hideaway” or travel just five minutes down the road to experience fine dining, everything can be accommodated at Hunchy Hideaway. Located in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Hunchy Hideaway is encircled by lush green gardens and other unique vegetation. Couples will love this location with perks like spa tubs (for two) and Italian chocolates all included.
For a cottage or villa couples can anticipate paying between $480 and $590 for a two-night stay. This price includes an exceptional breakfast hamper which is provided to guests on both nights of their stay. All villas in this adults-only environment are stand-alone establishments and the Panorama Cottage books out well in advance because it is such a pleasing spot.
This apartment-style location will appeal to those who wish to have a resort-style stay while being in and around Montville. At only 1.5 miles from Kondalilla Falls, this hotel provides style, class, and amenities that some of the smaller establishments cannot.
In the studio rooms, a two-person hot tub is situated on the private balcony so guests may take a soak and enjoy a view of the valley. At $308 for two nights, a couple will be extremely happy to find this location that also offers a king-sized bed. Children are welcome at Altitude on Montville and there are suites capable of fitting anywhere from six to eight guests as two bedroom and three-bedroom apartments are available on select dates.
FAQ: Sunshine Coast Hinterland Accommodation with Spa
Which is our pick for the best spa accommodation? Usually, it is clear which location is the best in the area, but the Sunshine Coast Hinterlands has so many pleasant options from which to choose, that picking the best one is a challenge.
The Dream Cottage, located within the Maleny Luxury Cottages establishment, is eye-catching because it houses two spa baths: one inside and the other outside on the balcony. Couples will feel royal when they have so many options designed specifically to help them relax. Montague’s on Montville also reaches for the top spot by providing extraordinary little touches in order to please all guests.
Which is the best for families? Most of the places listed here do not accommodate children or infants. For the few that do allow kids to come onto the property, some do not have many amenities that would appeal to youngsters. The Altitude on Montville exceeds expectations for families as large apartments are available so that each and every person in the travel party has their own space.
Altitude on Montville is also located so that families will only need to drive a short distance to get to desired attractions like Kondalilla Falls National Park (1.5 miles away) and Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo (11.5 miles away from here.)
Which is the best for couples? In this busy, busy world where there are always more choices available to research, many people can certainly appreciate an establishment that makes booking a comfortable and seamless experience. Lillypilly’s Cottages and Day Spa stands out from the crowd as the best place for couples to stay simply because booking and receiving desired accommodations is so easy to do.
It doesn’t matter who is making the arrangements, finding exactly what a couple desires can be done with a few clicks of the mouse. The packages will please almost all couples, as this resort strives to make everything all-inclusive. For those couples who genuinely want time to themselves, this is the best option.