The Luxury Lodges Of Australia Collection

This month we’re super excited to introduce some of the most stylish, sophisticated and sublime lodges & boutique hotels in Australia to our catalogue as we welcome the stunning properties from Luxury Lodges of Australia. These exclusive luxury retreats are some of the best in the world, with six of them featuring in the top 10 of the Conde Nast Readers Choice Awards 2014. Feast your eyes on these beautiful pics and let us know your thoughts below.

Southern Ocean Lodge, SA

Southern Ocean Lodge | Kangaroo Island, South Australia

#1. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Due to the devastating bushfires, Southern Ocean Lodge is closed until further notice. Boasting a sublime eco-friendly design, Southern Ocean Lodge is a multi-award winning luxury lodge on the pristine and secluded Kangaroo Island.

El Questro Homestead, WA

El Questro Homestead | East Kimberley, Western Australia

Situated in Western Australia’s remote East Kimberley region, El Questro is a luxurious homestead sat in the middle of 1 million acres of wilderness.


Lake House, VIC

Lake House | Daylesford, Victoria

Sat on the shores of Lake Daylesford, Lake House is a luxury spa hotel in the heart of Victoria’s Spa Country, just 90 minutes from Melbourne.


1. Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD

Lizard Island | Great Barrier Reef, Queensland

#8. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Located right on the Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island is a luxurious and secluded resort fringed by white beaches and warm turquoise waters.


Longitude 131, NT

Longitude 131° | Uluru, Northern Territory

#9. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Located in Australia’s most famous desert landscape, Longitude 131° is a boutique luxury lodge at the gateway of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park


Capella Lodge, NSW

Capella Lodge | Lord Howe Island, New South Wales

#7. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Located on the pristine World Heritage-listed Lord Howe Island, Capella Lodge is a luxurious boutique hotel perfect for couple getaways.


Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, NSW

Wolgan Valley Resort Spa | Blue Mountains, New South Wales

Located in the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, Emirates Wolgan Valley is a luxury conservation-based retreat just 2.5 hours from Sydney.


Arkaba, SA

Arkaba | Flinders Ranges, South Australia

Set on 60,000 acres of private conservancy, Arkaba is a luxury outback homestead in the heart of South Australia’s Flinders Ranges.


Silky Oaks Lodge, QLD

Silky Oaks Lodge | Daintree Rainforest, Queensland

Silky Oaks Lodge is one of Australia’s premier luxury lodges overlooking an idyllic lagoon on the edge of the Mossman Gorge in the tropical north.


The Louise, SA

The Louise | Barossa Valley, South Australia

Located in the Barossa Valley in South Australia, The Louise is a luxurious vineyard retreat boasting 15 architecturally inspired suites on a vine-lined hillside.



qualia | Hamilton Island, Queensland

#2. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Located on the exclusive Hamilton Island, qualia is a private luxury world class resort offering a sensory experience in the beautiful Whitsundays.


Saffire Freycinet, TAS

Saffire Freycinet | East Coast, Tasmania

#3. Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2014

Located on Tasmania’s East Coast, Saffire Freycinet is a luxury coastal retreat with breath-taking views of the pristine waters of Great Oyster Bay and beyond.


True North, WA

True North | Kimberley, Western Australia

Climb aboard the luxury adventure cruise ship, True North, for an unforgettable cruise around the stunningly breath-taking Kimberley.


Spicers Peak Lodge, QLD

Spicers Peak Lodge | Scenic Rim, Queensland

Sat on a mountain top in Queensland’s Scenic Rim, Spicers Peak Lodge is a luxurious and intimate all-inclusive lodge with breathtaking views.


Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef, WA

Sal Salis | Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia

Boasting a stunning and incredibly secluded location, Sal Salis is a beachside luxury safari camp in Western Australia’s Cape Range National Park.


Pretty Beach House, NSW

Pretty Beach House | Central Coast, New South Wales

Situated 100 kilometres north of Sydney, Pretty Beach House is a luxury, private guesthouse that boasts stunning views of the Bouddi Peninsula.


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Main Image Credit: qualia, Hamilton Island