Craving for a relaxed, private getaway where you can reconnect with your significant other? We’ve rounded up our top picks for self-contained escapes where you can slow down, enjoy the surrounds and each other’s company in your own pace. From quiet time on your private balcony overlooking the ocean or rainforest to grabbing a midnight snack in your kitchen, we’ve got luxurious and romantic getaways for you.

Niramaya Villas and Spa

Niramaya Villas & Spa

Be enveloped in calmness. Niramaya Villas & Spa is nestled in lush tropical surrounds and is the perfect getaway where you can recharge. The luxurious villas are close to both the beach and rainforest, treating you to magical natural escapes.

Glass On Glasshouse

Glass On Glasshouse

Imagine a stay at 1 of only 3 stunning self-contained luxury villas in the scenic Sunshine Coast Hinterland. This architecturally designed property lets you immerse yourself in nature while still being close enough to local restaurants and attractions.

Eumarella Shores Noosa Lake Retreat

Eumarella Shores Noosa Lake Retreat

Eumarella Shores Noosa Lake Retreat in the beautiful Noosa Hinterland is a lakefront retreat offering a selection of individually themed contemporary cottages and lakehouses that bridge nature’s serenity and modern luxury.

Sea Change Beachfront Apartments

Luxurious warmth facing the Coral Sea awaits. Sea Change Beachfront Apartments’ generous, fully-furnished indoor spaces and airy semi-outdoor areas with ocean views or direct pool access easily set the mood for tropical romance and relaxation.

On The Beach Noosa

With interior design that takes inspiration from its coastal surroundings, On the Beach Noosa’s exclusive luxury beachfront apartments & penthouses will refresh your senses. All apartments have stunning ocean views, private balconies, and spa baths!

Binna Burra Sky Lodges

Binna Burra Sky Lodges

Wake up to the views of the misty mountains in one of only 18 cosy studio apartments seemingly floating above the clouds and the surrounding greenery. With a kitchenette, bar fridge, spa bath, and fireplace, you’ll have everything you need.

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Powered by copious amounts of caffeine, Tracy is a cat lady who loves island hopping in Asia. A writer by profession and an interior designer at heart, she loves synergistic aesthetics that breathe life and character into spaces. She finds inspiration from the grand and the mundane, and dreams of living by the beach.