Romantic Cottage with Veranda in Rainforest, AustraliaMount Glorious, Queensland (Australia) view map
Description of Glamping Units
Just 40 minutes drive from Brisbane, this luxury private cottage in Mt Glorious, Queensland is the perfect escape from the bustle of everyday life. From the veranda, guests can take in views of the surrounding rainforest and visiting birdlife. The huge attic bedroom provides a queen-size bed, plus an additional day bed for a young child. All linen is included. The fully-equipped kitchen includes a fridge, small oven, a two-burner stove, an electric frying pan, microwave, and a gas barbecue. The luxurious bathroom has a claw-foot bathtub that looks out onto the forest. Complimentary port and chocolates are provided upon arrival, and there is a cosy wood-burning fireplace and electric blankets for those chilly mountain nights. A collection of books, CDs, and games, an iPod docking station, a CD player, and binoculars for bird watching are also provided. The property is a short walk from D'Aguilar National Park which offers a number of walking tracks and picnic areas.. Read More
- Board games
- Dining table
- Docking station
- Electric blankets
- Hot plate
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Lounge/Living room
- Private bathroom
- Queen-size bed
- Radio/Stereo system
- Running water
- Tea kettle
- Towels provided
Guests can enjoy the complete cooking facilities in the accommodation. The dining area looks out to the forest. There's also a private bathroom with a unique clawfoot bath and a cozy wood fireplace.
- 24-hour management
Rates will vary depending on the length of stay and day of the week. Rates are based on a two-night stay, although single-night stays are available upon request for an additional $29.75 charge.
This site can supply an additional blow-up bed in any of the accommodations, at a rate of $25 for an adult or $15 for a child, per night. A porta-cot and linen is available for $15 per stay. Read More
Location + Surroundings
Located just 40 minutes away from Brisbane is a secluded oasis, which guarantees peace and tranquility in the heart of nature. This glamping site is surrounded by D'Aguilar National Park, which is famous for its beautiful rainforest and home to over 200 species of native animals and 240 species of exotic birds. At over 2000 feet above sea level, Mount Glorious offers cooler temperatures in summer than Brisbane and cold temperatures in winter, which makes it perfect for cozy nights by the fire. This village has a restaurant and three cafes for daytime dining. Read More
- If the guest cancels at least 7 days prior to check in: The guest will receive a full refund.
- If the guest cancels within 7 days of check in: The guest will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay.
An optional breakfast basket is available for $15 per person per night. Complimentary port and chocolates are provided upon arrival. Rates are based on double occupancy, but an additional small child can be accommodated on a folding bed for a charge of $11.89 USD per night. A portable crib is also available for $7.93 USD. Read More
- Bird watching
- Wine tasting
Guests can choose to be as active or relaxed as they like during their nature retreat. They can watch birds and wildlife from the privacy of a veranda, relax by the fire with a good book and a glass of wine (there are several wineries in the area), or take a walk in the forest. At night, they can enjoy the crystal clear, star-lit skies. At certain times, guests will even see the twinkling lights of fire flies.
Mount Glorious is surrounded by a national park, offering the opportunity to get close to the local wildlife which includes possums, bandicoots, pademelons, and the occasional koala, as well as a vast variety of beautiful birds. For photographers, there are endless opportunities to capture the lush rainforest and its flora and fauna.