Girls trip! 7 spots perfect for a ladies’ weekend
Let’s be honest 2020 has been quite the year! And we’re willing to bet you reeeeeeaaaaaally deserve a cheeky getaway with your favourite ladies. Because, fact: girl’s weekends are the best weekends. So give yourself an early mark on Friday afternoon and grab your girls for an epic weekend. The gin is packed, the tonic’s chilling and the limes are ready to be sliced – here are our top 7 spots to escape to.
For the artsy and cultured girlfriends, the Salamanca Wharf Hotel is awesomely located right near the MONA Ferry Terminal, a short stroll from local foodie spots and in the perfect position for the amazing Saturday Salamanca Markets. It’s best for weekends full of cheese boards and mimosas 🧀 🥂
After a long day traipsing the gorgeous Mudgee countryside, put your feet up in one of the gorgeous rooms at the Parkview. With amazing wineries close by, it’s a no-brainer why this is a popular vacay spot for the well-heeled (and thirsty!😜).
Barossa Valley, SA
If we’re talking wine and cheese weekends, you know we’re including the Barossa. Get right in the middle of it all with a stay in a stunning homestead surrounded by vines. With complimentary appetizers and a bottle of local vino upon arrival, we’re feeling relaxed already.
Margaret River, WA
Old-world charm? Check. Instagrammable location? Check. Gorgeous studio digs that will check allllll your girlfriends boxes. Check, check, check! Margaret River’s Studio Guest Suites is also home to Floyd – an adorable schnauzer! 🐶
Broken Hill, NSW
You’re a queen, honey, and you deserve to be treated like one. So grab your fellow queens and hit up Broken Heel Festival, the annual Broken Hill drag festival that celebrates the cult classic film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Get your beauty sleep at the cosy Royal Exchange Hotel 👠
Port Douglas, QLD
Port Douglas’ Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort absolutely screams luxe. The main attraction is a lagoon-style pool, complete with beaches and a swim-up bar. For sporty friends, there’s also an 18-hole golf course. And for everyone else, there’s an awesome spa and delicious restaurants.
Byron Bay, NSW
Find inner peace in Australia’s yoga capital. Elements of Byron offers complete wellness weekends, with yoga, walks, and spa sessions, all located right on the beach. And the poolside cabanas and cocktails are calling your name. Sign us up!
Heads up! Due to COVID-19, government restrictions are in constant review and travel guidelines may change. We strongly recommend that all travellers seek further information about destinations and attractions before scheduling trips or making bookings, take extra care and follow all rules.