The Hotel: South Pacific Resort & Spa, Noosa
Surrounded by five acres of lush, tropical landscaped gardens, the resort welcomes travellers to take a break in plantation-style accommodation close to nature and abundant with local activities. Located only a 20-minute drive from the Sunshine Coast Airport. Resort Shuttle service is available to take guests to world-famous Hastings Street, Noosa Main Beach and Noosa Junction. Noosa Springs Golf Course is just a 2-minute drive from the resort. You can spend a few hours wandering the coastal walk in Noosa National Park enjoying the fresh ocean breeze whilst spotting the native fauna. With both Noosa River and pristine beaches of the coast within walking distance, a more nature-focused stay is also possible, especially with the rich variety of birds and other Noosa wildlife visiting the gardens around the property.
Spacious, plantation-style apartments feature wooden flooring and comfortable furnishings, high-pitched roofs and sprawling balconies and island-themed decor pieces. All rooms include reverse-cycle air-conditioning, full kitchen and laundry facilities and entertainment options including cable TVs, DVD players and unlimited Wi-Fi access. Peckish patrons can visit one of the restaurants located within a walking distance from the resort or choose to flex their barbecue skills at the on-site facilities. Sports fans can make use of the on-site tennis court, while the more relaxation-oriented guests can enjoy four lagoon-style pools (two heated), three heated spas and the pampering possibilities of the Noosa Spa offering a myriad of health and well-being treatments.
One-Bedroom Superior Apartment
Bed size/type: Queen or King bed, depending on availability
Standard occupancy: Two people
Maximum occupancy: Two people
The room features a fully-equipped kitchen, laundry facilities with washer and dryer and an en-suite bathroom. Timber floors throughout are set to match the furnished balcony. Reverse-cycle air-conditioning keeps guests cool while they entertain themselves with cable channels on TV, DVD rentals and Wi-Fi access. Rooms also boast security access and a car space for one vehicle.
Two-Bedroom Superior Apartment
Bed size/type: Queen or King bed in the master bedroom, depending on availability; two single beds in the second bedroom
Standard occupancy: Four people
Maximum occupancy: Four people
The room features a fully-equipped kitchen, laundry facilities with washer and dryer and an en-suite bathroom. Timber floors throughout are set to match the furnished balcony with a large wrap around it. Reverse-cycle air-conditioning keeps guests cool while they entertain themselves with cable channels on TV, DVD rentals and Wi-Fi access. Rooms also boast security access and a car space for one vehicle. Those sleeping in the master bedroom can enjoy an en-suite bathroom, while the larger, main bathroom is accessible to all guests.
The Area: Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Sunshine Coast, Queensland Noosa is a picture-perfect paradise delighting all who visit and explore it. Boasting pristine beaches, the area is a popular favourite for young and old, where lovers of sand and sea delight in gorgeous weather and relaxed, friendly vibes. Wander the white sands or surf the waves of nearby safe, patrolled Noosa Beach. Head inland to explore famed Eumundi Markets and the hinterland areas of Montville and Maleny.
Just 40 mins from the resort you can have a full day at world-renown Australia Zoo. Sea Life is just 30 minutes away to enjoy marine life shows and learn about the wonders of the ocean. For some serious retail therapy spend the day wandering the boutiques and gift shops of Hastings St Noosa. It’s where world-class restaurants, cafes, and bars bump sides specialty shops offering all manner of stylish wares. More active souls can pack the hiking boots and venture to Noosa National Park, where legs get a workout on the trail while eyes are treated to lush bush landscapes. More natural adventures await with an eco-tour to famed Fraser Island or a boat trip up to the river and the tranquil Everglades, or simply kick back in a sidewalk cafe with a good book.