Looking for your next luxury getaway around Sydney? We’ve tracked down some dream
holidays within easy driving distance of the metro area.
Ready to get away from it all? Sometimes a mini-break is all you need to feel refreshed and
relaxed. We’ve researched some of the most impressive luxury getaways near Sydney where
you can enjoy five-star dining, opulent accommodation and incredible views.
Each of these locations is within driving distance of Sydney. Take a look and start planning your
next weekend away.
One of Sydney’s most iconic luxury getaways, Jonah’s is an ocean retreat perched high above
Whale Beach, about an hour’s drive north of the Sydney CBD. An escape to Jonah’s offers
breathtaking coastal views and first-class customer service in a stunning location.
Known across elite circles for offering a luxurious, private and comfortable getaway, Jonah’s is a
hotspot for celebrities and couples looking to get away from it all in style.
One of the highlights of this destination is Jonah’s Restaurant, which offers contemporary
Australian cuisine created from delicious Australian and international produce. The extensive
wine list includes over 1500 premium selections.
Book at www.jonahs.com.au for your luxury getaway from Sydney, or take advantage of our
partner offer to add to your experience https://www.jonahs.com.au/revel-driving-experience/
Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa
Transport yourself to a sublime experience in the middle of nowhere. Emirates One&Only
Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa offers first-class accommodation in a “canyon-sized Jurassic
Park of sun-drenched sandstone escarpments, creature comforts and sumptuous styling.”
This resort, located in the Blue Mountains, adjoins extensive World Heritage wilderness but
offers the delights of private villas, plus a world-class spa. Take advantage of the local biking
trails or relax and enjoy your private indoor swimming pool while you take in the majesty of your
Previous guests describe their Wolgan Valley luxury experience as “a dreamlike resort” and “the
most amazing break of our lives.”
For an added bonus, fly one way with Sydney HeliTours taking in spectacular views of Sydney
Harbour and transfer in the reverse direction with Revel Drive stopping at Govetts Leap
overlooking the grandeur of the Grose Valley and then the Jamison Valley and iconic Three
Sisters at Katoomba.
Spicers Sangoma Retreat
Cocooned in natural bushland on the eastern foothills of the Blue Mountains just a 70 minutes
drive from the Sydney CBD, Spicers Sangoma eco-certified retreat lives up to its name – a Zulu
word for ‘healer’. This is an adults-only property that delivers a peaceful and intimate escape in
harmony with nature. Each suite provides the highest level of luxury and comfort with its own
Relax by the infinity pool overlooking the valley or pamper yourself with a rejuvenating visit to
the Spa Anise. Rates are fully inclusive with all gourmet meals and matching wines served in
the guest-only restaurant and prepared from fresh seasonal produce sourced from the
A truly luxury experience in a tranquil bush setting.
Discover more at https://spicersretreats.com/retreats/spicers-sangoma-retreat/
Pretty Beach House
Just 90 minutes by road north of the Sydney CBD, the Pretty Beach House bespoke
accommodation is set amongst stands of ancient angophora’s and native eucalypts on the crest
of the Bouddi Peninsula.
Here you will find the very best of laid-back luxury with four pavilions surrounding the main
house set on three hectares (7.5 acres) adjacent to Bouddi National Park. The main house is
the shared space that includes the open-plan kitchen, elegant dining room, huge sandstone
fireplace, guest lounge, open bar and wine cellar.
Bouddi National Park is rich in Aboriginal history with more than 100 significant rock shelters,
engraving and art sites scattered throughout the peninsula. In recognition of the traditional
owners of the land, your host will offer you the opportunity to take part in a Welcome to Country
Smoking Ceremony as part of your experience.
Find out more at https://prettybeachhouse.com/
Lilianfels Resort and Spa
Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort and Spa is situated within the grounds of the historic
homestead and original summer residence of Sir Frederick Darley, the sixth Chief Justice of
NSW. Set amidst manicured gardens adjacent to Echo Point, this 5-star resort overlooks the
spectacular World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains National Park and is a leisurely 90 minutes
drive from the Sydney CBD.
Unwind and be pampered at the onsite Day Spa or burn off some energy on the tennis court or
in one of two heated pools. And no visit to Lilianfels would be complete without indulging in the
grand English tradition of High Tea served in The Lounge.
Discover more of what Lilianfels offers at https://www.lilianfels.com.au/
The Rocks, Sydney
Why not holiday close to the city attractions? Spend some time relaxing in old-world luxury
before exploring the highlights of our central business district, Sydney Opera House, The Royal
Botanic Gardens, museums, and Darling Harbour.
Voted one of the Top 100 Hotels in the World, The Langham is renowned for impeccable
service, cuisine and comfort. Located in the historic Rocks district, you’ll experience harbour
views from a plush haven. The Langham offers the best of both worlds for guests, with close
access to the city from a quiet, secluded location.
Before you leave the hotel, indulge on hand-crafted delights from the in-house patisserie at a
signature Langham Afternoon Tea, or enjoy an evening drink at the cocktail lounge. Diners can
reserve a table at the Kent Street Kitchen, where “old world techniques meet new world
You can book by visiting http://www.langhamhotels.com/en/the-langham/sydney/
Luxury getaway Sydney: how to get there
Why not add to your mini-break with the ultimate hire car experience? Book transfers to and
from your destination in a stylish, eco-friendly Tesla and travel in sustainable luxury. Click now to
book your Tesla transport to your luxury getaway Sydney.
Or, for an even more exclusive experience, contact Splendour Tailored Tours for a unique and
private Sydney excursion. Your host, Carly, will design a bespoke experience which includes
transfers, luxury hotel reservations, sightseeing and sublime dining experiences. To find out
more, visit https://www.splendourtailoredtours.com.au/