Retreat to Romance – Boutique Short Breaks

The Mouses House Rainforest Retreat – Magical Mountain Chalets

AAA Tourism 4- and 4.5-star, The Mouses House Rainforest Retreat is a unique, rainforest resort in Australia. Located in World Heritage-listed Warrie National Park in the Gold Coast Hinterland, it’s only 400 metres from the magnificent, four-kilometre Twin Falls rainforest walk. Winner of multiple awards from ABIA, HMAA, Holidays for Couples and Queensland Tourism, the retreat consists of 13 spectacular rainforest chalets, many with a loft, offering picturesque views of cascading mountain streams and delightful sounds of nature.


  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Wood fireplace
  • Reverse-cycle air conditioning
  • Separate bedroom with 22” HD LCD TV
  • 42” HD TV
  • PS3 with 120+ free movies on demand
  • Private balcony with ‘Family Q’ Weber BBQ
  • Private in-chalet, two-person spa with rainforest views
  • Private outside hot tub in luxury level chalets
  • Bluetooth stereo
  • iPod dock
  • Telephone and free Wi-Fi broadband internet in each chalet
  • Spoil yourself with an in-room Swedish massage or other package (additional fee)

Included in your stay

  • Free sauna and 38ºC oak hot tub
  • Use of push bike, tandem or electric e-bikes
  • CDs and board games
  • 1/2 size tennis court
  • Complimentary iPad Mini during your stay, displaying designer eConcierge information

Rates Average rate of $197 per night, per couple.

Springbrook Lyrebird Retreat

Springbrook Lyrebird Retreat, a AAA 4-star resort, is the perfect luxurious escape for couples. Each cabin and cottage provides privacy and seclusion deep in the rainforest.

Springbrook Plateau, only 40 minutes from the Gold Coast and 90 minutes from Brisbane, is renowned for the iconic Springbrook National Park, part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area. With its grand waterfalls, canyon vistas and many fascinating walking tracks through cathedral forests, it’s like a window into another world – a living museum of endless discovery.

Relax in the evenings by a cosy fire, soak in a luxurious double spa or unwind to the special sounds of rainforest nightlife on clear starry nights.


  • Self-contained cabins
  • Wood fireplace
  • Double spa bath in cabin
  • TV and DVD
  • Private deck


Midweek rates start from $160 per night, per couple. Weekend rates start from $182 per night, per couple.

Noosa Blue Resort

Noosa Blue Resort is situated on the crest of Noosa Hill, offering expansive views of Noosa and its surrounds – and only 450 metres from the trendy cafés, chic bars and gourmet restaurants that Hastings Street and the Noosa region is renowned for. The upmarket resort features self-contained, one-bedroom apartments that are comfortable, elegant, spacious and beautifully appointed.

All premium penthouse suites have spectacular hinterland and water views, along with their own private and spacious rooftop terraces featuring a furnished entertaining area, heated spa and barbeque facilities. Just imagine watching the sunset from your spa with a glass of Champagne. Enjoy delicious food, beer and wine at Noosa Blue Resort’s café and bar, or spend an afternoon relaxing by the pool enjoying a cocktail. Other facilities at the resort include a fully equipped gym, onsite masseuse and steam room. If you would like to take a look around the region, Hertz car hire offers special rates for guests.

Couples looking for a relaxing getaway should contact the resort to ask about the “Romance” package.

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