Stayz Awards 2013

2013 Award Winners

National Winner Romance

Liptrap Loft

Liptrap Loft

Walkerville, Phillip Island and Gippsland, VIC

Why you'll love it:

  • Complete seclusion and serenity
  • Japanese bath house with soak tub
  • Ambient log fire and 19th century four poster bed
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National Winner Outdoor

The Evening Star

The Evening Star

Bright, Wine and High Country, VIC

Why you'll love it:

  • Located in the picturesque Wandiligong valley
  • Ideal base for exploring wineries and ski fields
  • Range of outdoor activities including fishing, bike tracks and bushwalking.
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National Winner Eco-Friendly

Riversdale Retreat

Riversdale Retreat

Castlemaine, The Goldfields, VIC

Why you'll love it:

  • Exquisite, ultra modern retreat set in native bushland
  • Designed with bushfire and ESD principles, solar hot water, rainwater tank.
  • Floating decks and indoor/outdoor day bed are ideal for basking in the natural surrounds
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National Winner Family

MOJITO

MOJITO

Noosa, Sunshine Coast, QLD

Why you'll love it:

  • Wide range of family friendly activities in foosball, kayaks and paddle-boards
  • Large outdoor dining area which is perfect for family dinners
  • Waterfront location with direct beach access
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National Winner Pet-Friendly

Noosa Holiday House

Noosa Holiday House

Noosa, Sunshine Coast, QLD

Why you'll love it:

  • Adults and dogs are greeted with welcome gifts
  • Doggy door from living room to enclosed yard
  • Leash-free, pet-friendly beach on your doorstep
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National Winner Indulgence

Toraja Luxury

Toraja Luxury

Byron Bay, Northern Rivers and Byron Bay, NSW

Why you'll love it:

  • Panoramic 180 degrees ocean views
  • Alfresco entertaining area overlooking the in-ground plunge pool
  • Luxurious and stylish furnishing throughout
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National Winner Weddings

Ripley

Ripley

Bowral, Southern Highlands, NSW

Why you'll love it:

  • Perfect destination for a country, garden wedding
  • Bespoke accommodation packages available for bridal parties
  • Can provide catering, flowers, hair and makeup artists, celebrants and photographers.
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National Winner People's Choice

Escape @ Culburra

Escape @ Culburra

Culburra Beach, South Coast, NSW

Why you'll love it:

  • Absolute beach front location with private beach access
  • Breathtaking ocean views throughout
  • Perfect for families and those holidaying with pets
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Best Eco-Friendly SA

Deep Creek Retreat

Deep Creek Retreat

Deep Creek, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Eco-Friendly QLD

Hove To

Hove To

Buderim, Sunshine Coast, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best Eco-Friendly NSW

On Bumbles Creek

On Bumbles Creek

Ourimbah, Central Coast, NSW Click to view the property on:

Best Eco-Friendly TAS

The SmokeHaus

The SmokeHaus

Hobart, Southern Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Family TAS

Bicheno Beach Cottage

Bicheno Beach Cottage

Bicheno, East Coast Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Family NSW

Cornwallis House

Cornwallis House

HawkesburyRiver, Sydney, NSW Click to view the property on:

Best Family VIC

Play Shack 2

Play Shack 2

Mount Buller, Wine and High Country, VIC Click to view the property on:

Best Family SA

Vintners House

Vintners House

Mclaren Vale, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Indulgence TAS

Bay of Fires Beach House

Bay of Fires Beach House

Binalong Bay, East Coast Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Indulgence SA

Gecko Place

Gecko Place

Adelaide City, Adelaide, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Indulgence NT

Mandalay Luxury Stay

Mandalay Luxury Stay

Darwin, Northern Territory, NT Click to view the property on:

Best Indulgence QLD

Sirene On Sovereign Islands

Sirene On Sovereign Islands

Gold Coast Waterfront, Gold Coast, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best Indulgence VIC

The Dacha

The Dacha

Bright, Wine and High Country, VIC Click to view the property on:

Best Outdoor QLD

Katta on Currumbin

Katta on Currumbin

Currumbin, Gold Coast, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best Outdoor SA

A Dune Escape

A Dune Escape

Emu Bay, Kangaroo Island, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Outdoor NSW

Moonbah Huts

Moonbah Huts

Jindabyne, Snowy Mountains, NSW Click to view the property on:

Best Outdoor TAS

Watercolours

Watercolours

Four Mile Creek, East Coast Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Pet-friendly SA

Coral Sands Seaview Beach House

Coral Sands Seaview Beach House

Mclaren Vale, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Pet-friendly TAS

Gardener's Cottage

Gardener's Cottage

Cygnet, Southern Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Pet-friendly NSW

Hayes Beach House

Hayes Beach House

Callala Beach, South Coast, NSW Click to view the property on:

Best Pet-friendly VIC

The Little Deckhouse

The Little Deckhouse

St Andrews Beach, Bays and Peninsulas, VIC Click to view the property on:

Best Romance TAS

Armytage House

Armytage House

Hobart, Southern Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Romance NSW

ARX BELLA

ARX BELLA

Berry, South Coast, NSW Click to view the property on:

Best Romance QLD

Kyeema

Kyeema

Fraser Island, Fraser Coast, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best Romance SA

St Marks Church Norwood & City Centre

St Marks Church Norwood & City Centre

Adelaide City, Adelaide, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Weddings TAS

Altona Garden Retreat

Altona Garden Retreat

Devonport, North West Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best Weddings VIC

Campbell Point House

Campbell Point House

Bellarine Peninsula, Great Ocean Road, VIC Click to view the property on:

Best Weddings SA

Ellora Cottage

Ellora Cottage

Naracoorte, Limestone Coast, SA Click to view the property on:

Best Weddings QLD

Foxleigh

Foxleigh

Noosa, Sunshine Coast, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best People's Choice QLD

Orchid Hill Port Douglas

Orchid Hill Port Douglas

Port Douglas, Cairns and Barrier Reef, QLD Click to view the property on:

Best People's Choice SA

Seaside Stays

Seaside Stays

Ardrossan, Yorke Peninsula, SA Click to view the property on:

Best People's Choice TAS

Karingal

Karingal

Cygnet, Southern Tasmania, TAS Click to view the property on:

Best People's Choice VIC

Bright Bliss

Bright Bliss

Bright, Wine and High Country, VIC Click to view the property on: