The perfect romantic escape or just simply to relax and unwind…

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 waterside views from the Spring View Cabin plus the ‘special extras’ awaiting your arrival… simply…

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

Cooking Classes at the retreat using fresh, local and seasonal produce from our region! You can keep-up-to-date by subscribing to our Newsletter or check dates for future classes!

Located within Melawondi Retreat are two types of secluded accommodation

Both the Luxury Studio and the Spring View Cabin 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 spring view cabin.
  • 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 – $350 (when available)
  • Midweek (Mon-Thurs) – $250 per night (minimum 1 night)
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Spring View Cabin:

  • Monday to Sunday – $150 per night (minimum 2 nights)
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What our guests are saying

Everything promised and more. We had a glorious time here & look forward to our return. Thank you!

Helen & Campbell

Absolutely amazing!! Perfection. Thank you for having us. We will definitely be back.

Brooke & Brittany

Thank you, excellent hosts, a lovely escape.

Kath & Linz

An absolute gem. Thanks for the lovely stay and thanks for providing exactly what we were looking for. We wouldn’t miss this trip.

Harry & Sarah

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 Oh my ... Black Ash Triple Cream Brie from @kenilworthdairies with Feijoa jam from @hinterlandfeijoas ... absolutely delicious 🥂 . . . #visitgympieregion #visitsunshinecoast #discovermaryvalley  A beautiful Mary Valley Sunday morning and just perfect for a visit to @kandangakitchen to enjoy delicious Mary Valley produce. You won’t be disappointed! . . #visitgympieregion #visitsunshinecoast #visitqueensland #discovermaryvalley #australia #kandangakitchen #thisisqueensland
 Roos are out & about today after 70mm rain in the past 24hrs  . . . #visitgympieregion #visitsunshinecoast #discovermaryvalley  Perfect evening last night for some grass fed butterflied leg of lamb coked over hot coals smothered in our homegrown herbs, Atriplex nummularia & delicious Goomong Garlic ... nom, nom, nom ... sorry all gone  . . #slowfoodnoosa #visitsunshinecoast #visitgympieregion #thisisqueensland #visitqueensland #foodiesunshinecoast #maryvalleycountryharvestco #discovermaryvalley #australia #seeaustralia
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Immerse yourself in nature. Relax and indulge in total seclusion and privacy.