In Mary Valley near the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia, Yabbaloumba Retreat Farm Stay has upscale self-catering cottages on a working cattle and sheep farm and gets consistently high ratings as a romantic rural escape. The Accommodation: All the cottages have air conditioning & ceiling fans, a well appointed kitchen & diner, flat screen TV, and a spa bath for two. While outside you have a private terrace/porch area with electric BBQ facilities and seating. Upon arrival you’ll be Read more [...]
In Ballandean, outside Stanthorpe, Queensland, Australia this homely farmhouse stay is set among 160 acres of rich farmland and has plenty of farm animals as well as local wildlife to see.
The spacious house has four comfortable double bedrooms and two bathrooms (with spa bath) and can sleep up to eight people comfortablty. There is WiFi, a flat-screen TV/DVD player and a games room with air hockey, billiards and a mini gym.
You’ll have the entire house to yourself and its fully self catering though the friendly owners are always on hand if you need anything, and they also offer a free breakfast hamper for the first morning of your stay.
You’ll be free to wander the farm and meet some of the animals which include sheep, alpacas, goats, hens and peacocks.
The farm stay is in the centre of the Southern Queensland’s granite belt wine region with the lovely and very historic town of Tenterfield less than a half an hour down the road.
There are also three national parks nearby; Bald Rock, Sundown and Girraween which have incredible landscapes to explore and are particularly well known for their many unusual rock formations, waterfalls and forests.
The Gold Coast is around 160 miles away back east with the city of Brisbane being a little bit less.
Address: 1862 Eukey Rd
- Spa Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Farm With Animals
- Hot Tub