Spanning sub-tropical islands to rich desert landscapes, Australia is a country of boundless natural wonders. And while many are content with camping, those who seek a little more luxury on their travels have the option to experience Australia’s most breathtaking destinations from five-star accommodation.
From Uluru to the Whitsundays, here are some of the top Australian luxury holiday packages for a relaxing and luxurious getaway.
Longitude 131°, Uluru
Inclusions: Two nights’ accommodation for two people, all dining, open bar, signature experiences, and Ayres Rock Airport transfers.
Price: From A$8,400
All the comforts of an inner-city hotel meet Australia’s breathtaking and rugged outback at Longitude 131°. Comprising 16 glamorous tented pavilions, the luxury camp enjoys views of Uluru within the red dunes of the Central Desert.
Arranged through FirstClass.com.au, this two-night package promises an opulent outback experience where guests can retreat to a luxury tent featuring custom furnishings, floor-to-ceiling windows and an ensuite with rain shower.
After exploring the incredible natural landscape, enjoy a glass of bubbles beneath the stars on your private balcony. Or, upgrade to a Dune Pavilion and indulge in a private plunge pool and daybed.
Source: Longitude 131
Capella Lodge, Lord Howe Island
Inclusions: Two nights’ accommodation for two people, breakfast, dinner, open bar, use of snorkelling gear/mountain bikes, and complimentary airport transfers.
Price: From A$2,100
A UNESCO World Heritage-listed destination, Lord Howe Island is a tropical sanctuary home to a reef-fringed lagoon, volcanic peaks and pristine beaches. Located 700km north-east of Sydney, the island has only 400 licensed tourist beds, making it one of Australia’s more exclusive holiday spots.
Taking in breathtaking views of the island’s coastline, Capella Lodge offers nine luxurious suites with most featuring an outdoor hot tub. Lending itself well to a romantic escape or honeymoon spot, this two-night package with FirstClass.com.au