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Six of the Best Tiny House Stays in South East Queensland in 2024

Escape the ordinary and immerse yourself in nature and sustainable luxury with our curated selection of Queensland’s top tiny house accommodations. Whether you’re seeking a luxurious glamping experience, an off-grid rural retreat, or a farm-based escape, these pint-sized havens provide an unforgettable getaway. Remy: Off-Grid Bliss in Flinders Lakes For those seeking a true off-the-grid […]

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Plan the perfect Brisbane staycation at the historic Miss Midgley’s in New Farm

History and cool comfort combine at Brisbane’s most charming (and stylish!) boutique guesthouses, as Natalie Bannister discovers with a city staycation in New Farm. The charming inner-city suburb of New Farm in Brisbane is known for its vibrant atmosphere, designer boutiques, homewares shops, fashionable bars and restaurants, and gorgeous homes that combine classic Queenslander style

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East meets west with designer style at this Japanese-inspired hotel in London

Celebrating the art, ritual and elegance of Japanese hospitality, The Prince Akatoki London brings a unique five-star luxury hotel experience to the UK capital, as Natalie Bannister discovers. Tucked away on a quiet, tree-lined street in the affluent area of Marylebone lies a haven of luxury with a curious mix of traditional Japanese culture and

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We’re heading to Barcelona to discover one of the city’s hottest designer hotels

QH Editor, Natalie Bannister, checks into one of Barcelona’s coolest hotels to discover a haven where art, design, fashion, and luxury converge to create an unparalleled experience. Situated just steps away from Plaça de Catalunya on Barcelona’s golden mile, ME Barcelona by Meliá stands as a beacon of new-wave luxury, art and design in a

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Byron Bay luxury lodge in the rainforest hinterland set high with mountain views at dusk from the pool deck.

Escape to Luxury In Nature at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

Experience the ultimate in luxury and seclusion at this exquisite rainforest retreat in the breathtaking Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. Nestled within 250 acres of pristine wilderness, Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat offers a secluded hideaway and a truly enchanting experience for those seeking an indulgent short break or weekend away with luxury accommodation

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This luxury boutique hotel on the Greek island of Mykonos is a design lover’s dream stay.

With one night to spend on an iconic Greek Isle, and a lust for luxury, Natalie Bannister checks out a boutique adults-only retreat offering a whole new level of indulgence. The island of Mykonos is well known for its timeless beauty, epic beach lifestyle and vibrant nightlife. There’s also a wealth of luxurious accommodation — 

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Discover a bold and beautiful holiday destination for design lovers in Phuket, Thailand

Combine edgy, modern style and innovation with all the charm of a beachside holiday in Thailand with a stay at a design lover’s dream, The Slate, writes Natalie Bannister. A major hazard of working on a magazine like Queensland Homes is that  I’m faced with gorgeous interiors and the best calibre of design every day

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