Big Volcano® (Wollumbin) Visitor Guide

Boutique, heritage, historic, unusual and unique accommodation in the Byron Bay, Tweed Valley, Gold Coast Region of New South Wales and Queensland, Australia.

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Kingscliff Marine Boutique Apartments

Boutique & Heritage Accommodation

There's something different about it.  From restored historic and heritage houses with themed guest suites, to quirky cottages and environmentally friendly lodgings, these unusual properties have unique features which will delight and endear.

Whether it's old style elegance you're looking for, or laid back and funky accomodation, or maybe just an unusual and offbeat place to stay, it's probably here.

Tariff is indicative only (per night/off peak).

Select the business name to go to the website for more information and to book direct

Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat lodge exterior at night
Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

This couples only, national and international award winning rainforest retreat is set in old growth rainforest with World Heritage National Park on three sides.

Just 13 private architect-designed luxury bungalows, all with double spa baths and rainforest views, are placed discreetly in a spectacularly pristine Australian rainforest. From AUD $375 p.n. to $655 p.n. midweek, 2 night min.

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Crystal Creek

(02) 6679 1591
Kingscliff Marine Apartments exterior
Kingscliff Marine Boutique Apartments

In the heart of Kingscliff, we offer ocean view spa studios with double spa baths for couples, and 2 and 3 bedroom fully self contained family apartments suitable for 3-6 people.

With expansive undercover decks with ocean views, gourmet kitchens and quality appointments, these suites are ideal for the family who want a great beach holiday in a perfect location.   From AUD $190.

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Ballina Manor Boutique Hotel
Ballina Manor Boutique Hotel

A luxury hotel and fine dining restaurant housed in a historic building Ballina Manor has 12 rooms, all with an en-suite bathroom and access to either a shared or private balcony.

Standard, superior and deluxe double rooms, and double or king room with spa bath available. Dine in luxury in the à la carte Manor Restaurant open every evening.

Byron Bay Beach Bures
Byron Bay Beach Bure

3 unique couples only studios with king size beds, a private bathroom, free toiletries and a hairdryer. There is also a flat-screen TV, DVD player, iPod docking station and a coffee machine.

Located less than 5 minutes' walk from Byron Bay Surf Club and Main Beach with local shops, restaurants and bars all within a 10-minute walk. Free WiFi and free private parking are available.

Byron Bay
Halcyon House
Bonza Bamboo

Set on 67 hectares (167 acres), the secluded  farmhouse is surrounded by giant bamboos and palm trees and features Asian-inspired décor and design.

Relax in and enjoy our work in progress - a 2 storey Asian inspired handcrafted building which is furnished with all sorts of wonderful things that we have made from bamboo and recycled materials.

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Silk Pavilions
Silk Pavilions

Nestled amongst native bush, lakes and rainforest, guests can enjoy beautiful views of Mount Warning from their private deck.

Set on 40 hecrates (100 acres), this luxurious retreat offers Thai villas and tented suites with wooden floors and Asian-style furnishings. Tents are equipped with chandelier, barbecue, hammock and patio seating.

Mount Burrell
The Castle on Tamborine
The Castle on Tamborine

This 2-storey Scottish Castle offers luxurious apartments with a private plunge pool and a balcony offering lovely views.

Each apartment has antique furnishings, a four-poster bed and a deluxe bathroom with a spa bath, lounge, a fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities.

Mount Tamborine
Mt Warning Rainforest Retreat
Mt Warning Rainforest Retreat (formerly Amazing Wollumbin Palms)

Set at the base of Mount Warning and surrounded by lush forests and lakes, there are just 3 couples only uniquely themed lodges, each with hand-crafted furnishings, a fully equipped kitchen and original artworks.

All have a fireplace, patio or balcony, and a private hot tub.  Home-cooked meals are available for delivery.

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village B&B
The Village B&B

The Village B&B retains original heritage features.  Every room has an ensuite bathroom, is air conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

Views of the mountains available from the wrap around verandah, and there's a shared lounge, free WiFi, an outdoor pool and free private parking. Car hire also available.

Lisson Gove
Lisson Grove

Nestled on Tamborine Mountain and situated opposite Witches Falls, this private adults-only retreat offers 6 self catering and individually themed cottages with 2-person spa baths, log fireplaces and free Wi-Fi.

Each cottage includes air conditioning, bathrobes and a fully self-contained kitchen.

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Feathers Homestay
Feathers Home Stay

A beautifully restored country house at the foot of the Border Ranges, there are 2 lovely quiet rooms with ensuites, and French doors leading onto the wide verandah which overlooks dairy flats and the Border Ranges.

There is also a guest lounge area and a breakfast room, which offers a refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities.  Free WiFi and a delicious free breakfast included.

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Humes Hovell
(02) 6629 5371
Tallaringa Cabins
(02) 6628 5005
SummerHills Retreat Byron Bay
(02) 6687 2288
Akasha Beach Retreat
Byron Bay
(02) 6680 8110
Buddha's Beach House
Byron Bay
0416 21 88 69
Byron Oasis Resort
Byron Bay
(02) 6685 7390
Cape Byron Lighthouse Keepers Cottage
Byron Bay
(02) 6685 6552
The Garden Burees of Byron Bay
Byron Bay
(02) 66855390
Tallow Beach Houses
Byron Bay
(02) 6685 4533
Amirah's Oasis
via Chillingham
mob. 0413 431 636
Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat
Crystal Creek
(02) 6679 1591
Akoonah Cottages
Coorabell via Bangalow
(02) 6687 2717
Green Mango Hideaway
(02) 6684 7171
Sails Luxury Holiday Apartments
(02) 6674 5046
Silk Pavilions
Mt Burrell
(02) 6679 7354
Mavis's Cabins
Mt Warning
(02) 6679 5664
Grandview Cottage
mob. 0488 343 041
Koonyum Range Retreat
via Mullumbimby
(02) 6684 0350
Solitude at Natural Bridge
via Nerang
(07) 5533 6138
Forest Home "Gaol"
(07) 5463 6126
Lyrebird's Outlook
(07) 5533 5512
Twin Falls Retreat
(07) 3279 0813
Wattle Grove Cottage
(07) 5533-5011
Mt Tamborine Stonehaven Guest House
Mt Tamborine
(07) 5545 3462
A View of Mt Warning B&B
(02) 6679 5068
Chalet Hotaru, Mt Warning New listing
0433 838 908
Nalini Retreat
0400 802 955

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