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Chalets at Blackheath in the Blue Mountains showing the black timber clad accommodation sitting in the landscape with a large timber deck

Chalets at Blackheath | Blue Mountains, NSW

Right in the historic heartlands of the Dharug and Gundungurra peoples, the Chalets at Blackheath unfurl as an exhilarating escape that's all about thrilling adventures and culinary delights, all nestled amidst 17 acres of rich, vibrant bush lands.

The true essence of the Chalets at Blackheath is embedded in its narrative of renewal and resilience. Following the tragic 2019 bushfires that once ravaged the vibrant Jemby Rinjah Eco Lodge, Angela O’Connell, a visionary with a rich history in the luxury hotel sector, saw potential amidst the scarred landscape. Collaborating with ecologists and bush regenerators, she spearheaded the creation of a sanctuary that melds seamlessly with the rejuvenated surroundings, celebrating nature's boundless beauty and resilience. 

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Cortes Cabin in Gapsted showing the interior view of the bedroom with a person looking out to the river and landscape in the background

Cortes Cabin | Gapsted, VIC

Organise a get away to Cortes Cabin, a hidden oasis nestled between the breathtaking Ovens River and a century-old Walnut Grove. This Off-Grid Tiny Home by Cortes Stays is designed to transport you into a world of tranquillity and serenity.

Tucked away amidst the beauty of nature lies Cortes Cabin, an Off-Grid Tiny Home on wheels, crafted to offer you a sanctuary of tranquillity and serenity. With its idyllic location nestled between the majestic Ovens River and a century-old Walnut Grove, Cortes Cabin promises an escape like no other. Prepare to tune out the noise of the world and tune in to the harmonious rhythms of nature as you embark on a journey of pure indulgence and relaxation.

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Heathcote by Wilka Eco Escapes showing the timber cabin sitting in the landscape with two people in the timber spa bath

Heathcote by Wilka Escapes | Heathcote, VIC

Wilka Eco Escapes provides the ultimate escape from the stress and routine of modern life. In collaboration with the renowned Matt Goodman Architecture Office (MGAO), Wilka has crafted an exquisite eco escape, Heathcote.

The off-grid, architecturally designed cabin at Wilka Eco Escapes provide a perfect balance of modern amenities and rustic charm. From the moment you arrive, you will be enveloped in serenity and captivated by the 180-degree views of the stunning scenery.

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Logan Brae Retreats in the Blue Mountains showing the plunge pool overlooking the rolling mountains

Logan Brae Retreats | Blue Mountains, NSW

The Blue Mountains in New South Wales, Australia, are known for their stunning vistas, rugged terrain, and lush landscape. Nestled in the heart of this natural wonderland is Logan Brae Retreats, a picturesque escape that offers a perfect blend of history, luxury and nature.

Are you looking for a peaceful retreat amidst the natural beauty of the Blue Mountains in New South Wales? Look no further than Logan Brae Retreats. It is a luxury stay experience located on a working apple farm with over 100 years of history. Throughout this time the property has always been run as a small family business but being situated in this beautiful but harsh environment, it has thrown up its challenges. The site has seen everything from devastating bushfires to snow and hail storms during this period.

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The Point Tasmania showing the ocean outlook at sunset and the concrete house in the foreground

The Point Tasmania | Sandford, TAS

In today's fast-paced world, the essence of retreat is often overshadowed by a barrage of notifications, deadlines, and urban hustle. But for those yearning for a genuine break, where natural splendour meets meticulous design, The Point in Tasmania emerges as the quintessential sanctuary. 

Nestled gracefully within the contours of the rolling fields that line Tasmania's coast, this enchanting hideaway claims South Arm Peninsula as its home. Merely 20 minutes from Hobart, The Point offers a world where time slows down, allowing its guests (yes its available for short stays!) to savour the untouched beauty of Frederick Henry Bay. 

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Five Acres | Phillip Island, VIC

If you're looking for a relaxing and peaceful getaway in Australia, then Five Acres Phillip Island should be on top of your list. Nestled in a tranquil setting, this retreat is a perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

The boutique accommodation launched with three highly detailed cabins which promise an immersive nature and multi-sensory experience. Unmatched quality and craftsmanship, as well as a highly considered guest experience is the driving force behind what Katie and Rom have created. The design brief that was given was the feel of a cabin but to pay homage to the quintessential Australian beach shack which can be seen scattered all over Phillip Island.

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Looking to travel domestically in 2024? Head to the Escape page to find some of our favourite boutique designer stays around Australia. Have an accommodation you would like us to feature? Contact us.