The perfect pet friendly country escape for couples and families…

Melawondi Spring Retreat, nestled on 30 acres of secluded natural bushland immersed in the lush natural Mary Valley environment, our accommodation provides magnificent natural views, pure relaxation, comfort and style.

With no need to check-in, just drive up to your private accommodation, relax and enjoy what is on offer.

When you arrive admire the fabulous panoramic views in the luxury studio or spacious country views from studio 149 plus the ‘special extras’ awaiting your arrival… simply…

Enjoy, relax and indulge…or why not check out our

current specials or availability! We also list events in the region and surrounding areas .. plus .. be the first to know of future specials, events, cooking classes or other information by subscribing to our newsletter!    

Located within Melawondi Retreat are two types of secluded accommodation

Both the luxury studio and studio 149 at the retreat has been specially designed to meet every guest’s needs to ensure pure relaxation and ultimate privacy during your stay.
  • Walking tracks allow you to explore the natural bushland and view many different aspects of the property.
  • We offer all the homemade goodies from a bed and breakfast but ensure you receive ultimate privacy during your stay.
  • There are many native animals on the property that at times can be viewed from the spacious deck of the luxury studio and studio 149.
  • Whilst sitting on the deck, you can enjoy a glass of wine and savour the natural sounds and fabulous views of the valley.
  • It is the perfect location to celebrate a honeymoon, engagement, anniversary, birthday… the list is endless!

luxury studio:

  • Weekends (Fri-Sun) – $295 per night (minimum 2 nights)
  • Saturday night only – $395 (when available)
  • Midweek (Mon-Thurs) – $250 per night (minimum 2 nights)
  • Sunday to Friday – $350 per night (minimum 1 night)

or go to our current specials

  • please note: minimum of 2 nights for long weekend stays.

studio 149:

  • $180 per night for 2 people (min 2 nights) includes continental breakfast provisions – extra adult or child $25 per night
  • $150 per night for 2 people (min 4 nights) includes continental breakfast provisions – extra adult or child $25 per night
  • $120 per night for 2 people (Accomm ONLY – min 4 nights) extra adult or child $15 per night

What our guests are saying

Such an idyllic location & great hosts. Thanks ever so much! We’ll be back!

Rob & Lene

What you have created here is pure magic! A place to unwind and tickle the senses.

Andrew (NZ)

Great rest, food & hospitality. Batteries recharged. Back to real world. Fantastic stay. Thank you both.

Joan & Terry

Beautiful peaceful, excellent environment. Love everthing about this place. Thank you Tanya, Tony & Emma for your pleasurable welcome. Everything you did for us – yummy food, beautiful smile & chat. We loved it all. We will tell others and will come back again. xo

Roushini & Marc

Discover us on Instagram

 Perfect spot to watch a sunset & plenty of room to play & relax for you & your pooch  #petfriendlytravel #holidayingwithdogs #takeyourpetau #petfriendly #petfriendlyaustralia #sunset #country #queenslandcountry  Home baked Lime Delicious puddings made with Tahitian Limes picked fresh from our tree today, @foragefarms pastured eggs, local Cooloola cream & topped with Finger Lime vesicles (also picked today from our trees) ... part of our Gourmet Dinner for our guests staying this weekend  . . . #slowfoodnoosa #discovermaryvalley #glampinghub #visitgympieregion #australia
 Lovely rain from last nights storm ☔️ #rain #discovermaryvalley #visitgympieregion  Stunning afternoon views over the Mary Valley from the deck of the Luxury Studio ... ready for our guests arriving today! Getting closer to Autumn ... perfect weather & time of year for a romantic country getaway  . . . #glampinghub #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley
 Have you checked this place out yet? Definitely worth a visit  #headsofnoosabrewingco #visitnoosa #southeastqueensland  Love these cooler country mornings at Melawondi  . . . #glampinghub #glampingdotcom #australia
 Evening walk with a beautiful sunset  . . . #discovermaryvalley #australia #glampinghub  Another fantastic weekend to escape to the beautiful Mary Valley .. the place to relax & enjoy nature without the city hustle & bustle. We have no availability this weekend or next few weekends but you can check our website for future availability  . . . #holidayingwithdogs #takeyourpetau #visitgympieregion #glampinghub #australia
 Pretty sunrise today  . . . #discovermaryvalley #holidayingwithdogs #glampinghub  Stunning views at the top of the retreat this morning after receiving 40mm of rain from last nights storm ☔️ . . . #discovermaryvalley #glampinghub #visitgympieregion
 Whether you are looking for a high action packed weekend or a relaxing getaway we can provide for both! We are located 2 kms from forestry tracks and trails suitable for your high action challenges!  . . . #discovermaryvalley #glampinghub #visitgympieregion  Looking forward to these homegrown beauties in a couple of months  ... awesome crop this year & the trees are loaded  . . . #australianbloodlimes #bloodlimes #slowfoodnoosa #discovermaryvalley #visitgympieregion

Immerse yourself in nature. Relax and indulge in total seclusion and privacy.