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:

  • CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE  (watch this space for a new style and choice of accommodation)
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What our guests are saying

Fantastic bathtub & robes! Thank you for the beautiful retreat. We wanted something in nature but still a touch of luxury, and we got it both here. Thank you again Tony, Tanya & Emma!

Ryan & Ying

Such an amazing experience!  One night is just not enough, next time we’ll be back for longer.  Every single thing has been thought of, I can’t just mention one thing that we loved the most.  The best experience away that we’ve ever had.  Thank you! xx

Shane & Katrina

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

Rachel & Nick

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

Joan & Terry

Discover us on Instagram

 Spectacular evening in the beautiful Mary Valley  . . . #drone #aerialphotography #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #noosacountrydrive  Very lucky to view another great sunset this evening  ... two nights in a row  . . . #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #noosacountrydrive
 Magical misty morning at Melawondi  . . . #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #noosacountrydrive  Absolutely stunning  #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #discovermaryvalley
 Had a couple of very light showers this evening ... but then at last light the clouds starting moving on & then this spectacular #sunset  . . . #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #discovermaryvalley #thisisqueensland #australia  Such a cutie  ... plenty of kangaroos out & about eating plenty of grass after the rain ☔️ . . . #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #discovermaryvalley
 Woohoo ... few improvements to our driveway! Thanks to Moloney’s Bobcat Hire in Brooloo ... who we can highly recommend  . . . #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #visitnoosa #noosacountrydrive #driveway  “Platter & Popsicles” special - ready for our guests arriving today  Platter includes plenty of local produce - @woombyecheese Camembert, @kenilworthdairies assorted cheddar cheese, @ccs.kitchen Zucchini’s relish, @hinterlandfeijoas Feijoa jam (perfect with Camembert), @maryvalleycountryharvest Cherry tomatoes & cucumber, Red Earth Farmers micro herbs, baby greens & rocket ... plus @meredithdairy Marinated Goat’s cheese, smoked chicken from Shaw’s Meats, Smoked ham from Kandanga Country Meats ... and Mango & Yoghurt popsicles for dessert made with local mangos & natural sweet yoghurt from @malenydairies  . . . #slowfoodnoosa #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #discovermaryvalley #foodiesunshinecoast
 Evening drive to Imbil & we were lucky to capture a beautiful sunset & spectacular scenery around town  . . . #drone #aerialphotography #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #thisisqueensland #visitsunshinecoast #visitqueensland #lovemydrone #dronestagram #mavicpro #dronephotography #australia #seeaustralia #discovermaryvalley #discoverqueensland #droneofficial #droneoftheday  Found this not so little #giantpricklystickinsect  in the garden just hanging out ... & by the size of him/her I think there is plenty to eat here  . . . #naturephotography #visitgympieregion #discovermaryvalley #thisisqueensland #nature_perfection #nature_brilliance
 Can you picture yourself here? Our guests arriving today will be enjoying this beautiful view! Absolute total seclusion surrounded by nature ... bottle of bubbles & local produce cheese platter ... ahhh bliss 🥂 #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #visitsunshinecoast #thisisqueensland #visitqueensland #australia #seeaustralia #seeaustralia_qld #discovermaryvalley #countrynoosa #noosacountrydrive  A bit overcast today but still a perfect view from the studio deck in total seclusion for our guests arriving today  . . . #visitgympieregion #visitnoosa #discovermaryvalley

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