Brookleigh, Western Australia

Health and Spa at BrookleighBrookleigh is the perfect luxury leisure travel for the individual or couple needing to step away from their day to day life and take some time for themselves to become better attuned with their own health and wellbeing.

Brookleigh is a health and spa resort specifically focused on helping you do just that.   The resort is devoted to teaching you how to keep the healthy balance between work and health.  They believe that every individual has their own ideal health and fitness routine and offer choices to try and create the perfect match for everyone.

They offer spa treatments, personal training, consultation, yoga, boot camps, and healthy food options to help you reach your goals.  Brookleigh is located in the beautiful Swan Valley of Western Australia and considers themselves the perfect location for a getaway from Perth.  The picturesque Swan Valley offers walks up Bells Hill and cycling trips to Upper Swan’s lookout.  The resort offers 1 day, 3 day, and 5 day options.  Your time spent here will involve a fitness assessment, personal training sessions, yoga, and healthy food that caters to your individual fitness program.  The food at Brookleigh includes seasonal ingredients that are sourced locally from the Swan Valley and other areas of Western Australia.  For accommodations there are a variety of options.  The Bunkhouse , the Lakeside Chalet, or the Courtyard Chalet.

The Bunkhouse is the more social option as it is often booked by clubs and companies for team building functions.  It is well maintained and comfortable.  For something more private, the chalets are one bedroom apartments featuring fully equipped kitchens, sitting rooms, and patios where you can put up your feet each evening and enjoy the sunset.

Samadhi Wellness Spa Health Retreat, Victoria

Samadhi Spa And Wellness RetreatFor those looking for a one of a kind Australian holiday, Samadhi Wellness Spa Health Retreat is the vacation for you.  Most luxury leisure travel resorts can’t hold a candle up to the one of a kind boutique health retreat experience that Samadhi Wellness Spa Health has to offer.

This vacation is one of the most exclusive that can be had in all of Australia.  The resort only caters to a single group, couple, or individual, at a time so you are absolutely guaranteed a personal one of a kind treatment.  The moment you step through the doors you will begin to feel relaxed.  The environment is meant to exude the peaceful ambiance of oriental culture, and with practices from many of the worlds spiritual traditions, you will leave feeling peaceful and healed from the stresses of everyday life.

Included at Samadhi Wellness Spa Health Retreat are special retreat programs, day spa treatments, or just the opportunity for a quiet secluded getaway.  With no one else around you are free to make your stay attuned specifically for you and your desires.   The resort is located in the natural bush land of Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges Spa region.  The area is known for its natural mineral springs and healing spa treatments.   A map to the exact location is only given once there has been a booking confirmation.

It would be difficult to find a resort location more interested in combining your personal vacation experience with your health and well being as Samadhi Wellness Spa Health Retreat.  With their offer of one of a kind cuisine of local produce and regional wines, luxurious room comforts, and spa treatments, you’re destined to leave the resort feeling like a brand new person.

For more details about other great travel and tourism ideas in Victoria, get in contact with Tourism Victoria.

Girraween Environmental Lodge, Queensland

Girraween Environmental LodgeThe Girraween Environmental Lodge in Queensland near the New South Wales border, is a sight to behold.   The resort consists of ten specially designed chalets snuggled into the vast four  hundred acre swatch of untouched natural bush land in the heart of Girraween National Park.  The perfect location for your Australian holiday plansto getaway from it all.

There are a variety of accommodations including family chalets that can room up to six, two bedroom chalets for up to four, and one bedroom chalets for two.  Each chalet is created from recycled timber and includes a king size beds, double spa bath and shower, slow burning wood heater, kitchen, DVD player, and a large covered deck with barbecue.  The Girraween Environmental Lodge is the perfect place for a couple or family to relax in nature.  It also makes for a great escape away from the office environment for business travellers from Sydney in need of rest and relaxation. The very name, Girraween, is an aboriginal word meaning “The Place of the Flowers”.  What better place to take in the surrounding natural beauty Australia has to offer?

The abundance of wildflowers attract numerous species of bird life, and straight from your own personal chalet you can step out your door and take leisurely strolls through open fields.

Watch the local kangaroos and wallabies and spend the day strolling among the forests, creeks, rock formations, waterfalls and rock pools.   Once you’ve taken in all of the scenery of the  bush country,  you can sneak off to one of the local award-winning wineries or restaurants to spend an unforgettable evening sipping wine and enjoying some of the flavors specific to the region.

Amarna, New South Wales

Amarna Spa Resort Nelsons BayAmarna, located in Nelson Bay Port Stephens, New South Wales, is the perfect getaway resort for luxury leisure travel.   Just a short 2.5 hour drive from the bustling streets of Sydney you will find yourself on the perfect Australian holiday complete with cool coastal breezes and pristine beaches.

This incredible modern luxury boutique resort offers an opportunity to take in the surrounding natural landscape without having to give up any of the comforts you require for a truly rejuvenating vacation.  As a bonus, The Amarna resort is the only accommodation to overlook Dutchman’s Bay Beach.

On offer at the resort are 11 boutique apartments overlooking the ocean.  Each rental comes with a high end fully equipped kitchen, heated tile floors, lounge, dining area to seat six, 46″ flat screen TV, DVD, Foxtel, Wi-Fi, and laundry facilities.  Port Stephens is the perfect vacation spot for a group of friends or a couple looking to relax, with bookings able to be made via a registered travel agency or even a Sydney home based travel agent.  For a nice evening, you can take relaxing walks on the white-sand beaches and feel the sea breeze as you watching the beautiful sunset, and once  you’re done dipping your toes in the ocean you can glide through the waters in the crystal clear heated 25 meter lap pool and spa.

If looking for a little more adventure, your group can enjoy a short walk outside of the resort to the d’Albora Marina where there are  opportunities to pick your adventure.  Your group can go snorkeling, fishing, biking, or simply stroll along and visit the local shops of Nelson Bay.