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The Best Luxury ‘Babymoon’ Destinations In New South Wales For A Relaxing Pre-Baby Getaway

Treat yourself

For anyone expecting a child in 2020 or 2021, we have to tip our hats off to you. 

Not only is pregnancy physically exhausting, but it can take a serious toll on us emotionally, too. 

Which is why it’s becoming more and more common for couples to carve out time for a little escape, prior baby’s arrival. 

A ‘babymoon’ as it’s called, can make the world of a difference, allowing for some R&R and quality bonding time with your partner before the next chapter of your lives. 

jeanne damas babymoon

But with travel feeling like a very far-off concept right now, it can feel like a burdensome task to try and book the trip.

So, to make things a little easier, we’ve rounded up all the best getaway spots in New South Wales that offer specialised babymoon packages, so you can just sit back, relax, and enjoy some fine-dining and spa treatments

Bannisters, Mollymook

Bannisters Mollymook babymoon

One of the most underrated holiday destinations, Mollymook is a haven for those looking to slow down the pace and indulge a little. 

Whether you’re unwinding on your balcony and soaking up the breathtaking views, taking a dip in the plunge pool, or even going for a stroll down the surrounding beaches, there’s not a moment to be wasted at Bannister’s. There’s also a rooftop pavilion bar with a pool, if you’re in the sociable mood.

And for the pregnant foodies, this destination will have you in utter bliss. Chef Rick Stein’s menu consists of the freshest seafood and local produce to keep you and your little one well satisfied. 

Oh, and did we mention their day spa also has a special pre-natal massage on the menu? We highly recommend.

Book here.

For more information, visit visitnsw.com

Bannister's Mollymook babymoon
Bannisters Mollymook babymoon

Spicers Sangoma, Blue Mountains

spicers sangoma babymoon

If you’re craving a bush retreat and some peace and quiet then look no further than Spicers Sangoma.

Cocooned amongst the lush greenery of the Blue Mountains, this is the perfect spot if your dream babymoon involves baths with a view, and cosying up by the fire with a glass of non-alcoholic wine. 

Book here.

spicers sangoma babymoon

Bells at Killcare, Killcare Heights

Bells at Killcare babymoon

Located just outside of Sydney on the Bouddi Peninsula, Killcare Heights is an under-the-radar holiday destination with beaches, shops, and plenty of walks ready at your disposal. 

This boutique hotel offers 25 Hamptons-inspired private suites and cottages across an acreage filled with ponds, native flora, and a lake. 

Book here.

Bells at Killcare babymoon

The Byron at Byron, Byron Bay

babymoon byron bay

If you want to experience all the relaxing benefits of nature and tranquillity of seclusion, but still like to be in range of a cinema and some boutique retail stores, then Byron Bay may the right destination for you.

This resort not only has a killer spa, but their nature trail, pool, and outdoor areas are surrounded by sky-high trees that offer the illusion that you’re very far away from the world. 

Book here.

babymoon byron bay

Sierra Escape, Mudgee

sierra escape mudgee babymoon

If you’re bummed out that your next camping trip may not come for a while, take the glamping route for your babymoon.

Sierra Escapes is idyllic for those wishing for optimal privacy and outdoor baths with panoramic views of sprawling hills.

Book here.

sierra escape mudgee babymoon

Lilianfels, Blue Mountains

lilianfels blue mountains babymoon

A charming resort and spa in the heart of the Blue Mountains, Lilianfels is for those who love to stroll through endless gardens and like to take their high tea to the pool.

Book here.

lilianfels blue mountains babymoon

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