There is no way to fully prepare for the beautiful chaos of life with a new baby. You will be overwhelmed – with love and exhaustion and a thousand other emotions in between!

Babymoon getaways are a chance to stop and just breathe. Remember, growing teeny tiny baby fingernails is hard work! Taking a moment to relax and reconnect with your partner is a wonderful way to prepare for parenthood so let those love hormones flow. Babies love that!

Read on for our pick of the best babymoon ideas Australia – and beyond – has to offer.

Sunkissed Babymoon Getaways

It’s universally accepted that a holiday filled with sunshine is the best kind of holiday so why not treat your bump to some delicious Vitamin D? Don’t forget to mention you have a baby on board when booking your accommodation – many resorts offer babymoon packages.

  • Byron at Byron

There’s nowhere quite like Byron Bay for letting go of the hustle of everyday life and giving in to the wonder of Mother Nature. Set within lush rainforest, Byron at Byron offers true luxury to every guest – and their Babymoon Package ensures you and your partner come away feeling completely blissed out.

  • Qualia

If luxury accommodation featuring a private sundeck and infinity-edge plunge pool with views to the Coral Sea sound like your idea of a good time, then this exquisite Hamilton Island resort is for you. The minimum age for guests is 16 so it’ll be a long time before you can bring your baby back here!


  • The Lombok Lodge, Bali

This may be your last chance to travel overseas without excess luggage like strollers and other baby gear! The Lombok Lodge in Bali offers a Babymoon Package designed to shower the expecting couple with pampering. Go on! You deserve it.


Backyard Babymoon

If the demands of life and work prevent you and your partner from escaping overseas or interstate, why not choose a babymoon destination that’s closer to home? Head into the city for a night or two of luxury accommodation.

Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney boasts an incredible location within walking distance to Circular Quay and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Thai-inspired relaxation treatments can be enjoyed at the hotel’s Tanatcha Spa.

The Adelphi in Melbourne features a rooftop bar, a glass-bottomed lap pool and Om Nom Dessert Restaurant. When you’re pregnant, you can have your cake and eat it!

Spicers Balfour Hotel is situated in the heart of Brisbane and offers a babymoon package featuring luxury accommodation, mocktails and high tea. For more babymoon getaways, take a look at Spicers other locations including the NSW Blue Mountains, the Hunter Valley and Scenic Rim, Queensland.


Rural Retreats

Take a breather away from the bustle of suburban life – relax and rewind by getting back to nature.

Lilianfels Resort and Spa in the Blue Mountains offers 5 star accommodation set on two glorious acres. Choose the Babymoon Package for the ultimate in relaxing spa treatments and fine dining.

Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge in Tasmania is set in the idyllic alpine wilderness. Paddle on Dove Lake, enjoy a luxurious spa treatment and dine on the best in seasonal produce at the Highland Restaurant. This is the perfect cosy retreat.

Also consider Thorngrove Manor in the Adelaide Hills, Pullman Bunker Bay in the Margaret River Region, WA and Lake House in Daylesford, Victoria.

Don’t forget to pack your Bubba Organics Lavender and Chamomile Baby Bottom Cream – it’s perfect for rubbing into your belly each night before bed or as a beautifully aromatic hand cream.