Country: AUSTRALIA

What is it? Boutique hotel Will set you back: From $585 AUD per night   Somewhere in the green, grape-laced landscape that is the Mornington Peninsula region of Victoria stands a hotel that poses in stark contrast to its soft and supple surroundings. Jackalope Hotel is a surprisingly dark, masculine and mysterious sort of accommodation … Continue reading Jackalope Hotel

What is it? Boutique country hotel Will set you back: $380 – $895 AUD per night   Woodman Estate, as the name suggests, is in the style of the country manor, and fits in perfectly with its countryside locale. In style and ethos it couldn’t be further from Mornington Peninsula’s newest hotel, Jackalope, which is … Continue reading Woodman Estate

What is it? Boutique hotel Will set you back: AUD $325 – $472 p/n   Stepping through the heavy front doors of The Old Bank Boutique Hotel is a little like stepping back in time. Built in 1892, this gorgeous building, which now houses five exclusive guest rooms, is as good looking as its history … Continue reading The Old Bank Hotel

Llilanfels emanates a sort of old-world charm that never gets… well, old. Half way between a lodge and a hotel, it is nestled in the perfect position to admire the breathtaking and majestic Blue Mountains of New South Wales, and is surrounded by beautiful, lush gardens and terraces…

Arriving at Hamilton Island Airport, it’s not hard to grasp the fact that you are about to begin a luxury experience. The qualia team greet us by offering cold towel and a bottle of cold water because, well you’re in Hamilton Island so you’re likely already feeling a little warm. The qualia staff take the liberty of collecting your baggage for you at the airport so you don’t have to wait, and delivering it to your made-up room in a secret and swift manner before you even realise what has happened…

The remote drive to Injidup Spa Retreat appropriately prepares you for the private and secluded environment you are about to experience at this Small Luxury Hotel of the World. Perched high on the cliffs above Injidup Beach, the first thing you notice on arrival is a line of around ten chalets strategically positioned for drinking in the ocean view, which is picture-perfect and won’t disappoint…