Short Breaks

Photo courtesy Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

We've been on the hunt for the best romantic getaways in Australia and beyond for 20 years now, so if you are looking for the perfect Australian romantic getaway, short break or honeymoon, you can relax -- we've done all of the hard work for you! From luxurious cottages to city resorts, and private houses to B&Bs, there is a dreamy destination in our gallery just perfect for your next Australian escape.

Browse through the hand-picked selection of stunning retreats in major Australian holiday hotspots. From New South Wales, to beautiful Queensland and Victoria and beyond, there is a romantic getaway just perfect for you and your special someone.

If you’re not quite sure where in Australia you want your holiday or honeymoon to be, head to our Where to Stay - Australia section and let your chosen accommodation dictate your state or territory … after all, many of the getaways featured on are the actual destination themselves.

Kata Tjuta at sunset – credit @80kphcombilife/Tourism NT

There's no doubt about it – Australia's outback is like nowhere else on the planet. If it's romance and adventure you're seeking, head to the Northern Territory and prepare to be stopped in your red-dusty tracks…

Fall in love with central NSW's scenery this autumn – sourced via

Picture the scene: you're travelling down a country road lined with flame-coloured trees before pulling into a charming little township and checking into a cosy cottage for the night. Sounds pretty dreamy, eh? Central NSW is simply breathtaking in the autumn and there's more to enjoy here than just the wonderful scenery. Headed inland? Check out these incredible experiences for a romantic getaway that will seriously impress someone special…

Soak your troubles away at Empire Retreat and Spa – sourced via

Thinking of a short break or weekend away in Western Australia? From glamping in the rugged (yet totally stunning) wilderness to sophisticated hotel stays, we’ve found some fantastic luxury escapes to get you inspired…

Enjoy the best Australia has to offer this Valentine's Day

Need some ideas for Valentine's Day? We've collected the best stories to get you inspired. From accommodation to restaurants, we've got you covered...

Woodlands Rainforest Retreat –sourced via

Friendly reminder: Valentine's Day is just around the corner. If you're wanting to celebrate the occasion with a romantic escape but haven't planned anything yet, take a sneaky peek at these gorgeous Australian stays...


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