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Cypress Ridge Cottages, Ballandean

A cosy fire in winter, a shady veranda in summer, savouring the local wines, peace and quiet and a break from your hectic life style; this is what awaits you at Cypress Ridge Cottages.

Just three hours from Brisbane, the cottages are situated at Ballandean, the heart of Queensland’s Granite Belt wine district.

The Pioneer cottages are for couples only and the Settler while ideal for couples, can sleep four. The cottage styles reflect the history of the Australia but with the luxuries you expect.

The cottages are all fully self-contained and self catered.

All linen, toiletries, a hair dryer, electric blankets, television and compact disc player (Pioneer), television and DVD (Settler) are provided. A compact disc and DVD library is available for guest use.

All cottages have a cosy fire, full kitchen facilities and barbecues. A guest laundry is available.

For a totally relaxing experience, a massage can be arranged in your cottage (prior notice required) or a half or full day winery tour.

A number of short stay packages are available and gift vouchers can be arranged.

Take a walk around the property with its rugged beauty of granite outcrops and natural bushland. Kangaroos, possums and birds abound.

Visit the local wineries, walk the National Parks, treat yourself to lunch or dinner at our local cafes, restaurants or tavern or just relax and watch the world go by. The choice is yours.

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