The top romantic weekend getaways in Australia
Are you in desperate need of a little R&R away from the hustle and bustle of day to day life? Sounds like you are need of a weekend escape! Why not spoil yourself and your loved one to a well deserved break that is about spending quality time together in a relaxing or luxurious environment. These are the perfect experiences for gifting a loved one who is always going above and beyond for your. There is nothing more memorable or special then giving the gift of time together on your own little holiday. Our range of romantic weekend getaways are the perfect experiences for treating yourself or gifting to a loved one on a special occasion.
Where to go for a romantic weekend getaway?
There are so many amazing places to go for a romantic weekend getaway, you are spoilt for choice. At RedBalloon, you’ll find romantic escapes all over the country from South Australia across Queensland, and everywhere in between. If you need help deciding which one is perfect for you and your loved one, we’ve created a list of some of our favourite romantic getaways:
1. Blue Mountains 2 night weekend getaway with dinner: enjoy a two-night getaway at the Fairmont Resort and Spa with a delicious buffet breakfast each morning of your stay. While you’re there, indulge in a taste of the Blue Mountain’s fresh regional produce with a three course meal at the Eucalypt Restaurant. It is one of the best romantic getaways that also combines amazing sights being home to the World Heritage listed national park.
2. Hamilton Island getaway in a garden view room: earn some brownie points and book a romantic getaway to paradise for sun, sea, sand and sensational snorkelling! Situated in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, the island is a dream come true for those wanting to experience ‘tropical’ and explore one of the Natural Wonders of the World. You’ll enjoy a coastal view, making this one of the best luxury weekend getaways on offer.
3. Overnight country escape with dinner and breakfast in Hepburn Springs: your accommodation welcomes you with its elegant heritage style. Leave the city behind and unwind with this overnight gourmet escape for two. There’s dinner included and a full country breakfast too! It is ideal for an anniversary weekend away or to help respark the romance!
4. 2 night getaway with breakfast and lunch in the Hunter Valley: disconnect from the chaos of everyday life with a couples retreat weekend in the Hunter Valley. Settle into your cosy romantic cabins and marvel at the panoramic view of the surrounding vineyards. You will be spoilt with sparkling wine on arrival, breakfast and a five course lunch with matching wines.
How to plan for a romantic weekend getaway on a budget?
You don’t have to break the bank in order to enjoy a romantic weekend away. You will find a range of amazing experiences available on RedBalloon within your budget, starting at $242. If you want a few extra tips on how to save during your escape, why not look at our packages that include things like dinner, breakfast or wine to help with any added costs. A few other tips and tricks include choosing the option of cheaper yet still romantic accommodation, packing your own food for lunches, bringing your own alcohol and picking a coastal location or beach house so you can do plenty of free activities like going to the beach, walks and swims.
What to pack for a romantic weekend getaway?
What you pack for your romantic weekend getaway varies depending on the location and time of year. If you have chosen somewhere warmer like the South Coast or Western Australia, make sure you pack swimwear and beach clothes. If you are going to cooler climates or travelling in Winter, make sure you include layers and a coat. Romantic weekend getaways are also the perfect excuse to dress up or wear your favourite outfits, so make sure you include those too!
How much to spend on a romantic weekend getaway?
With RedBalloon’s range of romantic weekend escapes, you can find plenty of packages that include additional services like dinner, breakfast and experiences, which means you don’t need to spend too much extra. We recommend planning out your weekend in advance to ensure you are able to do everything you want all within your budget.
What romantic weekend getaway deals do RedBalloon offer?
Throughout the year, RedBalloon are always offering amazing deals on romantic weekend getaways. Be sure to keep am eye out for our deals on luxury lodges, 5 star hotels, resorts or any other type of accommodation. We are often having flash sales or deals during big occasions like Christmas, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and Valentine’s Day which are the perfect time to buy a romantic weekend getaway and save some money at the same time.
Discover the amazing range of romantic weekend getaways available on RedBalloon. Whether you’re after a spontaneous escape to spend time with your loved one or you’re looking for special gift ideas for an upcoming occasion, you’ll find the perfect getaway from our range of experiences available around Australia.