Holidays are a great way to escape the stress of everyday life and take a break from the routine. With so many options available, deciding where to go and stay can be challenging. While hotels and resorts are popular, cabin accommodations are becoming increasingly popular for those seeking a more unique and secluded experience. 

Why Should You Try a Cabin Accommodation? 

If you’re planning a holiday to Queensland, you might want to consider Stanthorpe accommodation cabins. This charming town is in the Granite Belt region, known for its natural beauty, stunning wineries and national parks. 

Here are some reasons why cabin accommodation in Stanthorpe should be at the top of your list:

Privacy and Seclusion

One of the biggest advantages of staying in a cabin is its privacy and seclusion. Cabins are often located in quiet and secluded areas, away from the hustle and bustle of the town. This provides a peaceful environment where you can relax and unwind without any distractions.

Imagine waking up to birds chirping and the gentle rustling of the leaves—this is the kind of experience you can expect when staying in cabin accommodation. It’s the perfect escape from the stresses of everyday life.

Scenic Surroundings

Stanthorpe is known for its breathtaking natural beauty and cabin accommodation immerses you in the surroundings fully. Cabins are often in picturesque locations, surrounded by mountains, forests and rolling hills.

One of the top destinations is Girraween National Park, a must-visit for nature lovers. The park is home to stunning rock formations, crystal clear creeks and rare flora and fauna. It’s the perfect place for a hike or a picnic and staying in a cabin nearby lets you fully appreciate the area’s beauty.

Outdoor Activities

Stanthorpe is a great destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling and fishing. Cabins often offer easy access to these activities, making exploring the area and enjoying the outdoors convenient.

If you want something more active, you can hike in Girraween National Park or Mount Marlay National Park. These parks offer a range of hiking trails for all skill levels, from easy walks to challenging hikes. You can also go cycling on the Granite Belt Bicycle Trail, which takes you through some of the most beautiful areas of the town.

Dining Options 

The town boasts many restaurants and pubs that will please all palates. From casual bistros to fine-dining establishments, Stanthorpe has something to offer everyone.

If you’re looking for a relaxed atmosphere and good food, then the Red Grape Café is a great option. It offers a wide selection of dishes, from hearty pub meals to light lunches. The café is located in the historic building of the old Stanthorpe Post Office, and its outdoor seating area is a great spot to take in the local scenery.

Another place you should not miss is the Granite Belt Brewery Restaurant. Their menu is packed with delectable dishes that use the finest regional ingredients and go wonderfully with their craft beers, which are brewed onsite. The enormous dining room features warm and pleasant timber décor, modern yet rustic furnishings, festoon lighting and a cosy fireplace.  

No matter what you’re in the mood for, Stanthorpe has something to offer. With its wide range of restaurants, pubs and bars, you can find something to suit your taste!


What if you have a furry friend you want to bring? Fortunately, the town is a pet-friendly destination with loads of pet-friendly accommodations.

For those looking for a more rustic experience, there is also a range of pet-friendly caravan parks. These caravan parks have comfortable cabins with plenty of room for your pet to roam around. They also offer a range of facilities, such as BBQ areas, playgrounds and swimming pools, so that you can have a great time with your pet. 

Looking for something a little more romantic, then you will love the Granite Belt Retreat. They offer secluded dog-friendly cabins with cosy log fires that includes a fenced area where dogs are allowed to wander.  


Stanthorpe is a wonderful destination for a holiday and cabin accommodation allows you to fully appreciate the area’s natural beauty and local culture. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful escape, an outdoor adventure, or a wine-tasting experience, there’s something for everyone!

Granite Belt Retreat, located on 30 acres of natural bushland five minutes from Stanthorpe, has 20 cedar cabins with fireplaces, a 1000-litre microbrewery, a bar, a restaurant and a function centre. View our packages for Stanthorpe accommodation cabins today!