Imagine taking your loved one on a romantic getaway that’s just a stone’s throw away from Brisbane, where an array of natural wonders and charming locales await. Picture yourself in the serenity of the Sunshine Coast’s hinterland, exploring the picturesque towns of Maleny and Montville, nestled amidst verdant, rolling hills. Or, perhaps, let the world-renowned Gold Coast draw you in with its radiant beaches and vibrant nightlife. For the wine lovers, consider a sojourn to the Scenic Rim to tour vineyards and savour the region’s most exquisite wines. And don’t forget the exquisite Noosa, a jewel on the Sunshine Coast, with its stunning beaches, lush national parks, and exquisite dining scene. The regions surrounding Brisbane are an enchanting blend of diversity and beauty, providing an array of romantic possibilities. Each of these places, with their unique charm, presents the perfect backdrop for crafting an unforgettable romantic adventure.

As you venture into these stunning regions around Brisbane, allow us to guide you through an exquisite list of the best romantic getaway accommodations that will elevate your experience, making your journey all the more enchanting and memorable.

Hinterland Romantic Weekend Getaways From Brisbane 


1. The Spotted Chook and Amelie’s Petite Maison

The Spotted Chook and Amelie's Petite Maison

Tucked away in the breathtaking canvas of the Sunshine Coast hinterland, one discovers ‘The Spotted Chook and Amelie’s Petite Maison’, a dreamy sanctuary that exudes French countryside charm. Each accommodation nook, a tender harmony of vintage furnishings and French-inspired embellishments, cocoons you in an atmosphere of calm. Many retreats here offer the heartwarming allure of a crackling fireplace and the indulgence of a spa bath or bathtub, the epitome of tranquility.

Surrender to the gentle lull of nature as you stroll leisurely through the idyllic rural gardens. As daylight gradually fades, retreat to the inviting guest lounge. French doors reveal a veranda, a stage from which to drink in the mesmerizing panorama of the valley. A quaint, mystery-filled village, Montville, waits just a five-minute drive away, eager to share its charm. In its elegance and serenity, ‘The Spotted Chook and Amelie’s Petite Maison’ weaves an unforgettable tapestry of romance in the heart of the Sunshine Coast.

Address: 176 Western Ave, Montville QLD 4560

2. Treetops Montville

Treetops Montville

Nestled in the emerald embrace of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland rainforest, Treetops® Montville Accommodation is an exquisite sanctuary of serenity. Here, independent cabins fuse harmoniously with the lush scenery, nurturing a profound tranquillity that resonates deep within.

From the moment you arrive, a tender offering of champagne and chocolates beckons, whispering promises of a memorable romantic retreat. Picture yourselves ensconced in the soft glow of a log fire, its friendly crackle creating a warm symphony for cooler nights, or surrendering to the comforting caress of your private double spa bath.

Cradling the luxury of hot spas, the allure of log fires, air conditioning for sun-drenched days, and a crisp rainforest pool for a revitalising plunge, Treetops® Montville is an enchanting haven for relaxation and revival. These rainforest cabins are sentinels at the entrance to Kondalilla National Park, home to the regal Kondalilla Falls. Marvel at the prowess of Skene Creek as it cascades 90m into a rainforest ravine, a spectacle particularly captivating in the summer wet season – a scene that inspired Kondalilla’s Aboriginal name, signifying ‘rushing waters’. At Treetops® Montville, the symphony of nature is your constant companion, serenading your romantic escape with its melodic whispers.

Address: Cynthia Hunt Drive, Flaxton QLD 4560

3. Treetops Seaview Montville

Treetops Seaview Montville

Picture a haven, designed just for two, situated a mere whisper away, 200 metres from the captivating Montville Village. Allow us to introduce you to Treetops Seaview Montville, a gentle amble away from an enticing selection of superb restaurants, uplifting art galleries, and enchanting boutiques.

Perched on the crest of the escarpment, each private Treehouse is an invitation to unwind on your secluded deck. Here, you are met with an unmatched vista of the hinterland and far-off coastline—a view Montville cherishes as a unique gem.

Submerge yourself in the comforting cradle of your two-person spa, or bask in the tender warmth radiating from your two-way fireplace. Upon your arrival, a breakfast hamper greets you—a lovingly assembled collection of nurturing treats to amplify the tranquillity of your stay. At Treetops Seaview Montville, we extend an invitation for you to envelop yourself in the incomparable enchantment of a couple’s retreat.

Address: 3/130 Main St, Montville QLD 4560

4.Kondalilla Eco Resort

Kondalilla Eco Resort

Nestled within the heart of the luxuriant 20-acre Sunshine Coast Hinterland rainforest, a mere hour and a half’s drive from the city hum of Brisbane, a true sanctuary awaits. This is a place that beckons you to exhale, reconnect, and immerse yourself in the grandeur of nature.

Kondalilla Eco Resort, your idyllic haven amidst the wilderness, opens its doors to 23 tastefully adorned rooms. Each room, graced with crisp linens, handy kitchenette facilities, and a snug wood burner for those cooler moments, is crafted with your absolute comfort in mind. To ensure your ease during warmer days, each room is outfitted with reverse-cycle air conditioning, and for your relaxation, spa baths stand ready to dissolve your everyday worries.

At the heart of this natural Eden lies the Kondalilla Restaurant. Savour a delightful foray into vegetarian cuisine enhanced with the subtle addition of seafood and vegan elements, all served with an unwavering commitment to style and meticulous detail. Encircled by matchless tranquillity and serene beauty, Kondalilla Eco Resort presents a tranquil retreat, a place for your spirit to unwind, revive, and rejuvenate.

Address: 61 Kondalilla Falls Rd, Flaxton QLD 4560


5. Top Of The Hill

Top Of The Hill

Perched on the serene heights of the Sunshine Coast Hinterlands, ‘Top of the Hill’ extends its arms to couples in search of a perfect romantic sanctuary.

Nestled on Hovard Road, in the picturesque Maleny, six sumptuously designed, separate, and secluded cabins await your arrival. Each lovingly lined along a sheltered pathway that links to the main edifice. With reasonable rates and lavish amenities ready to embrace you, every detail here is thoughtfully curated for your absolute relaxation.

Each cabin treats its guests with a private deck and an elegantly open spa bathroom, all framing the enchanting panorama of the scenic valley below. Each morning, gently wake to this awe-inspiring view and savour a complimentary hot breakfast, served either on your secluded deck or in our main dining room, both offering uninterrupted vistas of the tranquil valley.

‘Top of the Hill’ is a luxurious retreat that encapsulates the essence of romantic seclusion, serving as an idyllic haven for couples desiring an unforgettable retreat within the enthralling arms of the Sunshine Coast.

Address: Sheriff St, Forestdale QLD 4118

6. Bellthorpe Stays

Bellthorpe Stays

Tucked in the verdant embrace of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, ‘Bellthorpe Stays Nature’s Retreat’ welcomes you into its serene haven. It’s a place that invites you to find peace in the tranquillity of nature, where private waterfalls beckon, the allure of the rainforest is irresistible, the richness of bird life captivating, and leisurely walks amidst abundant wildlife are part of everyday life.

‘Bellthorpe Stays’ extends an invitation to the quietude of rural life. Set on an expansive 400-acre private estate, it neighbours the bewitching Bellthorpe National Park. This is an ideal sanctuary to escape the everyday rhythm, rejuvenate your spirit, and rediscover the restful relaxation you’ve been craving.

Both the Cottage and the Cabins, nestled amidst the serene landscape of lush Bellthorpe, offer self-contained accommodations that beautifully weave together comfort and nature. They boast of inviting open spaces, refreshing breezes, spacious verandas with charming local views, a cozy wood heater for cooler nights, and well-equipped kitchens.

Here, at ‘Bellthorpe Stays’, you are granted the liberty to unwind, to immerse yourself in the unique country ambiance, to explore the natural beauty, or simply to revel in the pleasure of doing nothing at all!

Address: 200 Willett Rd, Bellthorpe QLD 4514

7. Kaalba


Just a breath away from the harmonious lull of the Obi Obi Creek, Kaalba gracefully cradles itself on the hillside, offering a charming self-contained studio. This enchanting abode gifts its guests with panoramic vistas of the valley, adorned in a lush cloak of rainforest. The location, tranquil and safeguarded, serves as a peaceful haven for those yearning for a quiet retreat.

Throughout the year, the veranda transforms into a stage graced by over ninety species of birds, their captivating dances and melodic choruses painting the day with nature’s charm. During rainfall, the symphony of the river echoes throughout the valley, creating a soothing soundtrack to your serene stay.

Positioned on the east side of Maleny, Kaalba basks in its prime location — a mere seven-minute drive from the town centre and ten from Montville. With popular wedding venues on the Range within easy reach, and the coast only a thirty-five-minute drive away, it’s an ideal choice for guests.

Address: Unit 2/19 Beechwood Rd, Maleny QLD 4552

Beach Weekend Romantic Getaways From Brisbane

8. Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

Nestled on the vibrant Hastings Street at the heart of Noosa, stepping into the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort reveals an environment steeped in heartfelt hospitality and local allure. This five-star sanctuary harmoniously merges the relaxed coastal elegance of Noosa with a hint of Parisian sophistication – a unique blend that only Sofitel can manifest so beautifully.

Every splendour that Noosa boasts is within your reach. Indulge in the renowned culinary delights presented by Noosa’s finest restaurants, explore the fashionable boutiques dotting Hastings Street, and immerse yourself in the globally acclaimed allure of Noosa Beach, all just moments away. This is your portal to the quintessential Noosa experience.

Address: Hotel Entrance Via, 14 16 Hastings Street, Noosa Parade, Noosa Heads QLD 4567

9. Tingirana Noosa

Tingirana Noosa

Harmoniously cradled between the lively Hastings Street and the serene Noosa Beach, Tingirana Noosa unveils its luxurious apartment accommodations, beautifully aligned with the tranquil beachfront. It luxuriously nestles amidst Noosa’s elite café scene, gourmet restaurants, and chic bars, complemented by a host of boutique shopping delights. Just a whisper away from the calming rhythm of the beach waves and a short, serene drive to the natural sanctuary of Noosa National Park, Tingirana Noosa is the perfect fusion of convenience and lavishness.

Address: 25 Hastings St, Noosa Heads QLD 4567

10. Netanya Noosa

Noosa Shores Resort

From cosy studio apartments to expansive three-bedroom villas, Netanya Noosa gently presents its esteemed guests with an exclusive location alongside some of Noosa’s most mesmerising beachfront, possibly even Australia’s finest. A heavenly retreat for couples, families, or solo explorers, each room is intricately adorned, boasting a distinctive charm coupled with generous amenities, spacious comfort, and thoughtful additional touches.

Immerse yourself in the heart of Noosa, where the understated elegance of Netanya nestles. This tranquil haven offers unspoiled access and panoramic views of Noosa Main Beach, encapsulating the quintessence of leisurely luxury. Step through the gate, and your toes meet the powdery sands of Noosa Main Beach, or you find yourself a breath away from invigorating National Park trails and the sophisticated boutique shopping and dining experiences of Hastings Street. Adorning the finest of Noosa’s beachfront, Netanya Noosa sparkles like a treasured jewel in the heart of this coastal paradise.

Address: 71 Hastings St, Noosa Heads QLD 4567


11. Coco Mooloolaba

Coco Mooloolaba

Nestled in the vibrant heart of Mooloolaba, Coco Mooloolaba provides the soothing luxury of self-catered accommodation, just a brisk two-minute saunter from the awe-inspiring Mooloolaba Beach, accompanied by a charming array of quaint cafes and delightful restaurants for your culinary pleasure.

The property unfurls a captivating outdoor pool and jacuzzi, together with balconies gracing each apartment, and an outdoor barbecue area perfect for convivial entertainment. An idyllic retreat for couples or small families, Coco Mooloolaba offers a slice of paradise that is uniquely yours.

The one and two-bedroom apartments supply all the essentials for a convenient and comfortable stay, with a selection of apartments offering stunning ocean views that stretch across the horizon. Revel in the radiant sun on one of Queensland’s most pristine beaches, courtesy of our complimentary beach cabana and chair hire, making Coco Mooloolaba your unforgettable coastal haven.

Address: 79-83 First Ave, Mooloolaba QLD 4557

12. Mantra Zanzibar

Mantra Zanzibar

Cradled above the tranquil waves of Mooloolaba Bay, Mantra Zanzibar emerges as an idyllic beachfront sanctuary, meticulously crafted for those yearning to immerse themselves in the vibrant coastal lifestyle. Perfectly positioned on The Esplanade, this captivating Sunshine Coast resort is but moments away from a mosaic of charming sidewalk cafes, energetic bars, delightful restaurants, and unique boutique stores, curating an escape that is as relaxing as it is spirited.

Mantra Zanzibar on the Sunshine Coast offers a selection of two and three-bedroom apartments, all blessed with air conditioning and graced by expansive balconies that bestow awe-inspiring panoramic vistas of the ocean, infusing an unparalleled sense of elegance into the Sunshine Coast.

For those with a passion for active pursuits, a plethora of nearby activities await. Immerse yourself in the thrill of water sports, spanning from water skiing, scuba diving, and sailing, to parasailing and surfing. Or, test your skills at an array of nearby championship golf courses, tennis courts, or immerse yourself in horse riding, abseiling, and rock climbing. This spectrum of adventurous opportunities ensures a dynamic vacation experience that beautifully harmonizes with the tranquil allure of Mantra Zanzibar.

Address: 47/51 Mooloolaba Espl, Mooloolaba QLD 4557


13. Watermark Resort Caloundra

Watermark Resort Caloundra

Resting on a peaceful waterfront street, yet just a soft sigh away from the vibrant pulse of Caloundra, Watermark Resort Caloundra gracefully resides. Let your vehicle rest in the secure underground parking, as every essential is within a leisurely 5 to 10-minute saunter. Inviting bars, enticing restaurants, velvety sandy beaches, and a bustling shopping centre are waiting to be discovered.

The Resort lavishes its guests with an all-year outdoor heated pool and spa, ensuring the joy of aquatic adventures, even during the cooler winter months. Its barbecue and picnic area, graced with exquisite water vistas, outshine many neighboring hotels, transforming every meal into a scenic feast.

Merely 140 meters around the bend, a boat ramp stands poised for maritime enthusiasts, while our private boardwalk, open every day, welcomes those yearning to try their hand at fishing. Embrace the relaxed allure of coastal living with Watermark Resort Caloundra, your perfect foundation for exploring this stunning seaside haven.

Address: 38 Maloja Ave, Caloundra QLD 4551

14. Pumicestone Blue Resort 

Pumicestone Blue Resort

Tucked into the vibrant core of Caloundra’s bustling shopping district, Pumicestone Blue provides a serene oasis. This tranquil sanctuary positions an array of cafes, eateries, clubs, boutiques, and intriguing hotels just steps from its front door, all within a relaxed, leisurely stroll.

Guests of Pumicestone Blue are invited to access a captivating 12th-level rooftop sun terrace, reached effortlessly by two swift elevators. From this lofty perch, they are treated to a mesmerizing 360-degree panorama, framing the stunning allure of Pumicestone Passage, Bribie Island, the vast Pacific Ocean, and the majestic Glass House Mountains.

The generous rooftop pool, consistently maintained at a refreshing 26 degrees, invites a delightful plunge at any moment, while the year-round 34-degree rooftop spa offers a soothing retreat from your habitual morning swim. Watch as the sun dips beneath the horizon of the Glasshouse Mountains, or spot a far-off ship tracing its path through the oceanic breadth.

Picture the serene joy of lounging on the rooftop, in the company of good friends and a refreshing beverage, while savouring some of the most magnificent vistas Caloundra has to offer. Pumicestone Blue extends this opportunity to you, all wrapped in a blanket of luxury and tranquility.

Address: 105-111 Bulcock St, Caloundra QLD 4551

15. Rumba Beach Resort

Rumba Beach Resort

Cradled in the very heart of Caloundra, the magnificent Rumba Resort emerges, a beachfront hotel presenting an enchanting tableau of the exquisite Bulcock Beach. As guests grace this sandy sanctuary, the external world retreats, revealing a panoramic spectacle of the serene Pumicestone Passage, framed majestically by the iconic Glass House Mountains.

The view from each family-oriented apartment paints a scene of tranquility, a safe and calm swimming area that invites both young and old to immerse themselves. As families settle into their temporary dwelling at Rumba Resort, they often share tales of a profound rekindling, a deepening of familial ties that intensifies with each beach day, each relaxed swim in the newly renovated pool, each delectable meal savored at the surrounding eateries.

Address: 10 Leeding Terrace, Caloundra QLD 4551

As we draw this guide to a close, it’s evident that the vicinity of Brisbane abounds with opportunities for romantic escapades. The captivating tranquility of Sunshine Coast Hinterland, the golden shores of Noosa and Caloundra, the exquisite eateries and captivating art galleries of Montville Village—each paints a unique, romantic canvas for every couple. Each destination provides luxurious accommodations, offering serene sanctuaries where love blossoms amid peace, privacy, and pristine natural beauty. Whether you seek a cozy treehouse, a beachfront apartment, or a resort in the heart of a bustling city, these offerings are sure to mesmerize and inspire. As you wander through the realms of your imagination, revisiting the intimate retreats presented in this article, may the perfect romantic accommodation reveal itself. Here’s to the discovery of the romantic getaway of your dreams, an enchanting haven that perfectly complements your love story.