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 our pet friendly accommodation option of 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)
  • Accommodation only rates

or go to our current specials

Please note:

  • Minimum of 2 nights for long weekend stays.
  • The Luxury Studio is “not pet friendly” or suitable for children over 6 months.

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

Studio 149 is family and pet friendly.


What our guests are saying

Thank you for a relaxing, tranquil w’end.  The food – WOW!  It showcases the local produce (and your good cooking!)  We are now going to these ‘locals’ to buy more to take home.  Thanks.

Trevor & Helen

Just what we needed to help celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. Thank you so much

Martyn & Kim

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

Discover us on Instagram

 Perfect afternoon ready for our guests arriving today in the Luxury Studio  #discovermaryvalley #discoverqueensland #maryvalley  Beautiful place to sit & enjoy the afternoon shade watching your pooch run & enjoy the open space 🥂 #petfriendly #takeyourpetau #holidayingwithdogs #discovermaryvalley #glampinghub
 During the month of March 2020 enjoy a complimentary refreshing @monteithsbrewingco Apple Cider with some delicious Roasted Salted @lindolsmacadamias on arrival ... when you book direct with @melawondispringretreat via our website 🥂 #discovermaryvalley #maryvalley #lindolsmacadamias #monteithsbrewingco #petfriendly  Welcoming committee  ... love our wallabies! #discovermaryvalley #glampingdotcom #maryvalley
 Good to hear all the creeks running again throughout the retreat  #thankyoufortherain #discovermaryvalley  How did you celebrate Australia Day? We decided to try out a new wine/beer cafe in Yandina @bar_deco_yandina ... fantastic lunch, service & atmosphere and definitely worth a visit! Highly recommend  We will be back! #bardecoyandina #yandina
 Today we enjoyed a little day trip to Noosaville, an easy 40 min drive. We visited the new @boilingpotbrewingco located on Venture Drive! Delicious beers & food in a relaxed environment, & they even have a Mary Valley Farmers Ale on tap ... absolutely worth a visit! Highly recommend - we will be back!!  #boilingpotbrewingco #noosaville #craftbeer  Guests all checked in & the perfect afternoon for a glass of vino & local produce including a delicious chipotle relish from @maryvalleyhogs ... whilst watching the grass grow in front of our eyes 🥂🧀 #maryvalleyhogs #discovermaryvalley #maryvalley
 Amazing what a couple of days of lovely rain can do ... tanks are nearly full, dams filling & wildlife everywhere  🦆 #thankyoufortherain #discovermaryvalley #maryvalley  Are you staying with us? ... make sure you add this to your itinerary ... Taco Tuesday @landandseabrewery  #landandseabrewery #noosaville
 We managed to capture a few photos of the local wildlife on one of our trail cameras located on the property 🥰 #discovermaryvalley #maryvalley #glampingdotcom  Amazing how quickly things change after 100mm of very much appreciated rain  #discovermaryvalley #southeastqueensland

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