The perfect country escape for couples and families to simply 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 spacious country views from Studio 149 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 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 – $350 (when available)
  • Midweek (Mon-Thurs) – $250 per night (minimum 1 night)

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

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

Beautiful area, amazing property & outstanding service. Couldn’t ask for a more relaxing getaway!

Rachel & Nick

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

Brooke & Brittany

Thank you so much for making our 50th Anniversary so special.  Everything was just perfect.  Sorry we could not eat all your delicious food.

Dianne & Terry

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 Our "Spring Gourmet Picnic Weekend" special is becoming very popular. We have only 1 weekend available in September (21 & 22) ... included is a delicious FREE picnic hamper with any 2 night weekend booking! Featuring the best & freshest local produce (menu changes dependant on availability of produce) T&Cs apply. Maybe even the perfect package for that special proposal? We can also suggest some private locations on our 30 acre property for best picnic spots surrounded by nature 🥗🥃#slowfoodnoosa #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #australia #picnic  Love the sound of the rain overnight & this morning on a tin roof  ... everything feels refreshed! Trees & frogs are loving this beautiful rain ☔️  #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #visitnoosa #rain #beautifulrain
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 Perfect Spring weather for an afternoon stroll with the pooch  #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #thisisqueensland  Fresh local fruit platter including ruby red grapefruit, starfruit and lemonades from our tree plus local berries ... Part of our continental breakfast provisions for Studio 149  #visitgympieregion #slowfoodnoosa #discovermaryvalley
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 Grilled Barra & fresh salad from Red Emperor ... perfect by the Noosa River  #visitnoosa #thisisqueensland #australia   ... WOW .. spectacular sunset tonight!! #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #visitsunshinecoast

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