Southern Downs Accommodation

Whatever your taste or budget, you’ll be sure to find accommodation options in the Southern Downs to suit you. With quirky cottages, glamping, country motels, luxury retreats, farmstays, self-contained properties and more, there are plenty of options available for your Southern Downs stay. If you would like assistance in organising accommodation for large groups for conferences or weddings, please contact us on visitor@sdrc.qld.gov.au or phone 1300 697 372.


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31 The Rocks is in the heart of the Granite Belt with easy access to local attractions and tours. The accommodation is designed with your comfort in mind. Ideal for a short break, romantic getaway or  

Apartments, Cottages, Retreat and Lodge

A Stanthorpe Getaway is situated on six acres of rustic charm in the heart of granite belt wine country. The accommodation is perfect for families, group getaways, or couples looking for a romantic w 

Cottages, Holiday Houses

Imagine relaxing in a cosy country cottage or a luxury Sundown View Suite nestled in the Granite Belt village of Ballandean in the beautiful Sundown Valley! All the comforts to make your stay as memor 

Apartments, Cottages

Alpine Lodges situated on 42 acres of bush and granite out crops is perfectly located for your ultimate escape to the Granite Belt Wine Region. Each lodge offers five acres of luxurious privacy and  

Cottages, Retreat and Lodge

Alure Stanthorpe is exclusively for couples who want to indulge in a sublime, romantic retreat and experience the ultimate in sophisticated, self catering bed and breakfast accommodation. This first c 

Cottages, Retreat and Lodge

Apple Blossom Cottages are situated in a quiet street in the town of Stanthorpe and a short walk to the centre of town and to award-winning restaurants. By arrangement, local winery tours will pick y 

Cottages, Holiday Houses

A hidden gem in Ballandean! Providing exquisite tranquility for a select few, Australia's most highly awarded couples luxury accommodation was custom-built just for couples. Nestled on 100 beautiful  

Cottages, Retreat and Lodge

Stay in Australia's first gigantic Wine Barrel Accommodation in the heart of Queensland's Wine Country, Ballandean, on the beautiful Granite Belt. Boasting 180 sweeping views across Girraween and Sun 

Retreat and Lodge

Braeside is a luxurious farm stay venue, with three varied accommodation options that can cater for large groups and family reunions, to corporate events and couple’s country retreats. Experience th 

Cottages, Farm Stays, Holiday Houses, Retreat and Lodge

Briar Rose Cottages consists of three quaint cottages on the edge of Stanthorpe in the Granite Belt Region. Mulberry Cottage is a two-bedroom cottage (sleeps four), Silky Oak Cottage is a one-bedroom 

Cottages

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Great bush campsite next to a dam. The area is great for bush walks and wildlfe watching 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Farm Stays

Originally built in 1906 this grand old home still has many of her original features and as soon as you walk in, you will instantly feel relaxed. Connor House is situated within walking distance to t 

Holiday Houses

Country Style Holiday Park offers self-contained Cabins, Camping and Caravan accommodation and is situated along the Severn River, in the heart of the Granite Belt Wine Country, only three hours from  

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Cottages

Welcome to Diamondvale Estate, where yesteryear's charm merges with today's luxury to provide you with a personal experience of space, stillness, and ultimate serenity in the heart of the Stanthorpe.  

Cottages

Come and stay at Donnelly's Keep Cottage, a dog-friendly accommodation in a serene rural setting. You’ll appreciate the close proximity of the orchards, vineyards, and granite rocks that surround yo 

Cottages, Farm Stays

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Come and camp on this 170 acre property in the middle of heart of the Southern Downs Reg 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Our farm is located 10 kms west of Stanthorpe. Camp sites located across the property wi 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Farm Stays

Galah Cottage is a delightful 3 bedroom cottage on a 1,085ha cattle property on Queensland's Granite Belt on the Brisbane side of Stanthorpe. It's relatively secluded with all modern conveniences - 

Holiday Houses, Retreat and Lodge

Girraween Country Inn Ballandean on the Granite Belt Highlands, an elegant European two-storey Inn, nestled in amongst the bushland of the Girraween National Park, known for its spectacular wildflower 

Apartments, Retreat and Lodge

10 Architecturally designed, sustainable, self-contained Multi-Awards winning deluxe SPA chalets nestled amongst 400 acres of native Australian bushland. Offers;14 kilometre walking trails, two plun 

Cottages, Resorts, Retreat and Lodge

Girraween, meaning 'place of flowers', is a park of massive granite outcrops, large angular tors, and precariously balanced boulders. Spectacular wildflower displays splash colour among the granite in 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Peace, quiet and tranquillity in the bush surrounded by nature, fantastic views and wildlife is where Glen Lough Cabins is situated. Romance, short break or longer relaxing or enjoy the area– nationa 

Cottages

Their Historic Cottage on the reaches of Glenlyon Dam is set on 150 acres of undulating traprock country. Swimming, fishing and kayaking are only a 2 minute walk from the cottage, they also have a bo 

Farm Stays

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Granite & Eucalypt Camp sits on "Mackenzie Glen" and offers a private camping experi 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Farm Stays

Granite Belt Motel is a 19 room property situated on the southern approach to Stanthorpe. The motel is approximately 500 metres to the Main Street, Creek Park-lands, Visitor Centre and the Big Thermom 

Motels

At the end of a beautiful tree-lined drive you'll arrive at Granite Belt Retreat. Set on 30 acres of natural bushland, the Retreat features 19 rustic cedar cabins, a microbrewery and restaurant.  

Retreat and Lodge

Granite Gardens Cottages comprises four well-appointed, self-contained guest accommodation. The cottages and Lake Retreat are nestled amongst five acres of gardens and manicured lawns. The property en 

Cottages

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Originally owned by the Collins family (hence the name of the road we're on), this lush  

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Farm Stays

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. A sprawling 40 acre property that has a mix of forest, clearings, natural big granite bo 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Step back in time to 1864. This is a beautiful three-room cottage that is completely lined with cedar so that you can smell the ambience as it would have been last century for their forefathers. Snugg 

Cottages, Farm Stays, Hotels, Apartments

Take a break away from it all! Wake up to the sound of birds, breath fresh country air and enjoy touring local wineries, nearby national parks or playing a game of golf while kangaroos hop past! Hig 

Motels

Just Red Wines Vineyard Cabins on the Granite Belt offer a peaceful stay in Granite Belt Wine Country on a genuine vineyard and winery in one of our modern self-contained, two-bedroom cabins. Situated 

Cottages

This beautiful, charmingly rustic country-style of accommodation is in Ballandean. Twenty-two minutes south of Stanthorpe. Situated on 50 acres within close walking distance to the village and the Bal 

Cottages, Holiday Houses

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. “La Cabine De Tunnel Road” is the first corner block you come across on Tunnel Road. Our 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Logger's Rest is a beautiful Queenslander style B&B situated in lovely Stanthorpe on the Granite Belt. Logger's Rest offers modern comforts in an old-world charm, boasting four luxurious bedrooms  

Bed and Breakfast

Comfortable and cosy accommodation in the heart of southeast Queensland's Granite Belt wine region. Relax with family or friends in their fully renovated three-bedroom Queenslander and explore the ex 

Holiday Houses

Lynrose Place is the perfect choice for picturesque self-contained holiday accommodation when exploring all that Stanthorpe and the Granite Belt Wine Country of Queensland has to offer. Lynrose Plac 

Holiday Houses

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Explore our 100-acre farm with two stunning dams and hundreds of kangaroos hopping aroun 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks, Farm Stays

Marnita Farmhouse' is the original estate house, built in the 1950s and has been home to 3 generations of winemakers. It has recently been renovated and refurbished and is ready for you to enjoy your  

Holiday Houses

The location boasts freedom, romance and relaxation, nestled amongst the areas wineries, breweries and many other attractions directly linked to the famous Granite Belt. Relax with a local wine among 

Retreat and Lodge

Relax in one of their twelve intimate contemporary self-contained studio cabins, enjoy spectacular vineyard views with interiors that exude luxury. Complement the pristine natural environment and prov 

Cottages, Holiday Houses

Luxury accommodation located along the Severn River in the heart of the Granite Belt. This delightful cottage offers spectacular views, whilst providing luxury and comfort where you can enjoy enjoy a  

Retreat and Lodge

Two studio cabins nestled amongst vineyards, natural bushland, grazing paddocks and with stunning sunset views to the distant hills. Featuring a well-equipped kitchenette with stovetop and bar fridge, 

Cottages

Rural property surrounded by the rainforest and a dam. Enjoy the serene outdoor environment for you to reset and take in nature. We have lots of butterflies and birds flying within our property. If yo 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Sabo's on Severn presents a distinctive accommodation experience, featuring a total of eight rooms—four charming in-house guest rooms and four self-contained units—nestled within 33 acres of scenic la 

Bed and Breakfast

Sancerre Estate is a small family run Bed and Breakfast (three rooms) in the heart of Queensland's Premier Wine Region the Granite Belt. Each room has an ensuite bathroom, private entrance off the d 

Bed and Breakfast, Cottages

Severn River Cottages spread across 5 glorious acres is bordered by pristine forest and the languid Severn River. Guests enjoy a choice of three private cottages set well apart. Each cottage has a un 

Cottages

Indulge in the Seven sins of Severn-dipity. Discovery, Tranquillity, Rejuvenation, Relaxation, Freedom, Serenity, Peace. Severn-dipity cabin is a luxury two bedroom cabin nestled on the banks of th 

Cottages, Farm Stays

Sippers at Ballandean is your perfect escape. The beautiful guesthouse is centrally located yet private and tranquil. Just a short drive from the heart of Stanthorpe in the Granite Belt Wine Country.  

Holiday Houses

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. Located in the centre of the town of Stanthorpe, you will find a beautiful parkland gard 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Stanthorpe Holiday Park is perfectly positioned along the Severn River just 4 minutes from town centre with relaxed vibes and lots of grassy space. Enjoy the best of Stanthorpe while you base yoursel 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Set on a spacious 38-acre property, Stargazers Escape offers a sense of tranquility in the heart of the Granite Belt. Just a short 5-minute drive from the town centre of Stanthorpe, your gateway to th 

Cottages, Retreat and Lodge

Journey along back roads to the spectacular wilderness of Sundown National Park on the Queensland–New South Wales border. With its dramatic landscape of sheer-sided gorges, tree-lined ridges and peaks 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

The Sunrise and Sunset Chalets have cathedral 5 metre high ceilings and are fully insulated with double-glazed floor-to-ceiling glass, elevated overlooking the vineyard, with 3 metre surrounding decks 

Farm Stays, Holiday Houses, Retreat and Lodge

This is a hosted stay through Hipcamp, below is the information provided by the Host regarding their offering. We are 10 Acres of very quiet bushland with granite rocks and boulders. Feel free to wal 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

A historic ex-railway federation cottage located in the heart of the Granite Belt wine district, the perfect spot to immerse yourself in local Granite Belt wines, incredible food coming from producers 

Cottages

A historic ex-railway federation cottage located in the heart of the Granite Belt wine district, the perfect spot to immerse yourself in local Granite Belt wines, incredible food coming from producers 

Cottages

The Folly Ballandean's outstanding location and wide open spaces are perfect for those wanting to escape it all. They offer 16 campsites for self-contained camping vehicles, with 360-degree views of t 

Caravan / Camping and Holiday Parks

Built in the early 1900s, The Nurses Quarters is located on Mt Stirling Farm, nestled at the end of a tree lined Olive Drive, surrounded by natural bushland and stunning views. The brand new fully eq 

Cottages

Built in the mid-1900s, The Packing Shed once served as the bustling heart of the property, where local produce was packaged and prepared, laying the foundation for the farm's early success. Today, T 

Cottages

Radford Couples Cottage Circa 1874 is an intimately romantic and stylish cosy couples cottage for those seeking something special. An easy 10-minute stroll from cafes and shops in the heart of Stantho 

Cottages

Twinstar Guesthouse and Observatory is a unique accommodation featuring an astronomical observatory near Girraween National Park. It provides a perfect place for stargazers, astrophotographers and nat 

Motels

Twisted Gum Cottage is the perfect place to spend the weekend when you are visiting the Granite Belt. This friendly 1920's farm cottage is located in the centre of the vineyard. It has a beautiful ou 

Cottages

Two hours drive from Brisbane to the top of the Granite Belt is this European-inspired retreat, with 30 acres of gardens, lawns, a vineyard and a winery. The cellar door has an extensive range of wine 

Farm Stays, Holiday Houses, Retreat and Lodge

Stay with them: Whiskey Gully has luxury bush cottages for short stay and holiday rental all year round. Self-contained with kitchenette facilities or they can cater breakfast baskets for guests in t 

Cottages

Banjo’s Retreat is nestled in the heart of secluded bushland in Stanthorpe and is superbly suited for large groups and families up to 10 people with everything you would need for a weekend retreat.  

Would you like to stay at a place with friendly staff who will go that extra mile to ensure your experience is a memorable one? Blue Topaz Caravan Park is a family-owned and operated park, located  

Braeside Homestead and Cottages offer guests a very personal country experience; to do as much or as little as you please. The heritage listed homestead is situated on a 1000 acre working cattle prope 

Carriage Stop Cottages features four house-size self contained accommodation sites, located on 24 hectares in close proximity to Stanthorpe, Tenterfield and the stunning Girraween National Park. Fi 

The stunning location of Eagle’s Nest Retreat perched upon Mt Banca’s eastern ridge boasts spectacular views of Stanthorpe & the region beyond. Set on 33 acres of private bushland this fully se 

Fairbanks Guesthouse is a fully self contained home on a working cattle property at Ballandean near Stanthorpe, Qld just minutes from award winning wineries and tourist destinations. The guesthouse is 

Peace and tranquillity awaits you at Fergies Hill Cottage, which sits above the vineyard at Granite Ridge Wines, Ballandean. Sweeping views and fabulous sunsets are yours as you sit on the deck sippin 

What Our Winery Accommodation Can Offer You.... Our farmhouses are available to host couples and groups, as well as catered functions and weddings. The onsite Gallery Café provides our guests with stu 

Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park is 93 kms west of Stanthorpe. Bring your tent, van or just stay in one of the cabins (not S/C). The area is a fishing hotspot , kayaking, water skiing, birdwatching and 

Happy Apple provides air-conditioned rooms, camping and caravan sites for tourists and backpackers. There are amazing National Parks and wineries throughout the Granite Belt for tourists and we especi 

Good Life | Good Food | Good Company Happy Pig Farm is a paddock self sufficiency working farm only 3 km from visitors center on the Granite Belt in Stanthorpe, Qld.. Ideally locat 

At High Street Motor Inn you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Stanthorpe Heritage Museum and within 20 minutes of Wineries, Brewerie 

Logger's Rest B&B consists of 3 spacious Bedrooms each with Ensuites. There's a large comfy Lounge room and convivial Breakfast room, both are common areas shared by all Logger's B&B guests 

Quaffers on Storm King offers seven luxury fully self contained cabins, set amongst 30 acres of native bushland on the banks of Storm King Dam. The cabins have been carefully situated around the prope 

Serenity Cottage is set on 60 acres in beautiful Thulimbah, just outside of Stanthorpe. The cottage accommodates up to 6 people, has a fireplace for those cooler Granite Belt nights, fully equipped ki 

Sommerville Valley Tourist Park was established on a private property, 12 km from Stanthorpe in a beautiful and quiet area on Storm King Dam. Spacious powered sites, bushy unpowered sites and small bu 

Situated on five manicured acred gardens, Stanthorpe Villa gives you the sense of home away from home. A feel of Tuscany right here in sunny Queensland. Our grand villa is spacious and able to cate 

Eco-friendly boutique accommodation in the heart of Queensland wine country. Five minutes from Stanthorpe township, and just down the road from several of the region’s premier wineries (including Savi 

The Vines Motel & Cottages is a family run Motel in the heart of Stanthorpe. The Two Storey building is surrounded by beautiful gardens & verandahs for every room. We also have 2 fully self co 

Thornbury Lodge offers luxury accommodation at its finest. Situated a short drive east of Stanthorpe on 130 acres, the gardens at Thornbury are a real feature. This is a perfect base to explore the 

Top of the Town has a national park atmosphere and fantastic amenities to make your stay both adventurous and comfortable. The park is set in twenty acres of bush just fifteen minutes' walk or two min 

Twisted Gum Vineyard Cottage is the perfect place to spend the weekend when you are visiting the Granite Belt. This friendly 1920's farm cottage is located in the centre of our vineyard. It has a beau