11 Best Tiny Cabins In Queensland For A Tiny Getaway

These tiny stays are straight off our Pinterest dream board

11 Best Tiny Cabins In Queensland For A Tiny Getaway

These tiny stays are straight off our Pinterest dream board
tiny cabins in queensland - rainforest hideaway

Everybody knows that the best things come in small packages – so when it comes to a getaway take a look at these best tiny cabins in Queensland for a tiny bit of inspiration.

From the Island shores of Magnetic Island to the deep Daintree Rainforest and the vast South Queensland Hinterland, tiny cabins are located almost everywhere in the state of Queensland. 

The perfect place to unwind, relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life for the weekend (or week). Getting back to nature is often what we all need to rejuvenate so be sure to save some of these next time you’re looking for a place to get away.

1. Palmer and Gunn

Featuring on the front of multiple travel and lifestyle magazines, we think it’s fair to say that this tiny cabin is one of the most beautiful in the state. 

Hidden in the Gold Coast hinterland right next to a beautiful creek this rustic little shack ticks all the boxes for the perfect nature getaway whilst still having all the luxuries of a hot tub and aircon. 

It’s located just outside of the Springbrook National Park which boasts spectacular waterfalls, lush rainforest, ancient trees, and impressive views – you won’t be lacking something to do, that’s for sure.

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  • Location: Austinville, Queensland 
  • Price: $375 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

2. Unyoked Cabins – Dante

If you’re looking to go completely off the grid and don’t mind hiking to your destination then the beautiful Dante cabin is perfect for you. 

Located on the traditional land of the Bundjalung People and based at the bottom of Mount Maroon, this tiny cabin is truly in the middle of nowhere. A 500m hike from your car through the beautiful South Queensland forest is needed to gain access to the cabin. 

Once you’ve arrived the cabin has been made with everything in mind for you to slow down, de-stress, and be restored with immersive nature and seclusion.

tiny cabins in queensland - unyoked cabins
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  • Location: 2hrs South West-ish of Brisbane (Maroon) 
  • Price: $283 a night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: unyoked.co/dante

3. Rainforest Hideaway in the Daintree

These private tiny cabins in the middle of the Daintree rainforest are the perfect tropical getaway.

Beneath the rainforest’s canopy, you’ll find seven secluded cabins each with its own balcony access while separated enough to feel as though you’re the only people in the whole forest. 

With a highly-rated restaurant, outdoor spa, and nature walk on the property, you’ll never want to leave. Possibly the best part of staying here is the all inclusive breakfast which includes seasonal tropical fruits, locally grown tea and coffee, Mungalli bio-organic dairy produce, and free-range eggs.

  • Location: Diwan, Queensland
  • Price: $345 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com.au

4. Tiny Farm House on the Hill

Enjoy 180° views of the rolling Sunshine Coast Hinterland, mini cows, sheep & alpacas all from the windows of this 2021 minimal-impact luxury tiny house. 

Cook up a feast with the fully equipped kitchenette and patio BBQ or venture outside and cook on the outdoor fireplace while watching the beautiful country stars. 

The best part of this tiny home could be that you get to meet the hand-raised farm animals up close, or it could be that you can snack on hand-picked seasonal organic farm fruit, veggies & herbs… we just love everything about this tiny abode.

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Source: airbnb.com
  • Location: Peachester, Queensland
  • Price: $285 per night
  • Guests: 4
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

5. Toogoolawah Country Stay

If you’re after a slightly larger tiny stay where you can bring the whole family then this rustic farm stay could be on the list for your next weekend getaway.

Perched on the top of the rolling sunbaked hills of Toogoolawah, this tiny cabin has been made to let its guests get back into nature with farm animals surrounding the property and large windows to birdwatch, stargaze and watch the beautiful sunsets from the top of the hill. 

On arrival, you’ll be given a pre-packaged gourmet breakfast consisting of local produce that you can whack straight onto the outside BBQ.

tiny cabins in queensland - toogoolawah country stay
Source: airbnb.com
  • Location: Toogoolawah
  • Price: $295 per night
  • Guests: 4
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

6. Hamar House

Half an hour outside of the sunny Gold Coast lies this retreat high up in the forest. Sit back and relax in complete serenity whilst enjoying a bottle of wine and watch the sunset go down over the coast. 

Hamar House backs onto the national forest so you’ll have complete privacy, with just a few friendly kangaroos hopping about. Guests are encouraged to explore the property with 3 different dams, cute picnic spots with kayaks to use, and beautiful forest trails.

  • Location: Bonogin, Queensland
  • Price: $458 per night
  • Guests: 2 
  • Bookings: airbnb.com.au

7. Rainforest Garden Retreat

If you’re after complete rainforest serenity then the Rainforest Garden Retreat is an absolute must and an easy choice for our best tiny cabins in Queensland.

Located just five minutes from Kuranda Village, the Rainforest Garden Retreat offers everything you need so you’ll never have to leave. 

Quite possibly the most perfect romantic getaway spot, it has a huge private outdoor deep tub and self-contained kitchen for your convenience. Relax, refresh and de-stress in this beautiful rainforest paradise whilst taking in the wilderness and local wildlife.

tiny cabins in queensland- rainforest garden retreat
Source: airbnb.com
  • Location: Kuranda, Queensland
  • Price: $195 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

8. Sunshine Beach Eh Frame Tiny Cabin

Hidden in the northwest corner of the rainforest in the Noosa National Park, this Canadian Inspired mid-century modern A-frame tiny cabin ticks all of our boxes for the perfect weekend getaway. 

Somehow this cabin makes you feel as though you’re deep in the middle of nowhere when you’re actually still right in the centre of town. If you’re looking for a place where nature and luxury meet then we’d recommend booking in here. 

The large private patio is perfect for afternoon cheese boards and wine whilst spotting resident koala’s in the trees.

  • Location: Sunshine Beach, Queensland
  • Price: $600 
  • Guests: 4
  • Bookings: airbnb.com.au

9. Maleny Tiny Treehouse

Hidden quite literally in the South Queensland rainforest canopy, this tiny stay is what childhood dreams are made of – think tree house meets tiny stay.

Magnificent views are just the start of what makes this stay so great. It’s decked out with a luxury and modern interior and a beautiful wooden deck patio perfect for cooking dinner and watching the sunset go down.

  • Location: Balmoral Ridge, Queensland
  • Price: $300 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

10. The Boho Hut

Located just outside of Brisbane, The Boho Hut is possibly the most perfect way to get your monthly dose of nature without having to travel too far. 

Decked out from head to toe in unique timber you’ll be in for the true cabin experience when checking in to this tiny stay.

Set on over three acres of bushland, wallabies graze on your front lawn, king parrots, owls and kookaburras will be your background noise, and you’ll catch the local kangaroos hopping around.

tiny cabins in queensland - the boho hut
Source: airbnb.com
  • Location: Anstead, Queensland
  • Price: $196 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

11. The Little Bush Hut

Every Queenslander knows that Magnetic Island is a special place you go to escape the city, get back to nature and hit the reset button.

The Little Bush Hut embodies all of these concepts into one little property, kitted out with a small kitchen, natural linens, and quirky homewares.

Have breakfast with the birds and sundowner drinks and dinner with the wallabies (and green ants) while you relax in the 3 and a half acres of natural bushland. 

A short 200m stroll will land you at the bus stop where you can explore all this beautiful island has to offer or alternatively hire a pink beach buggy that is so iconic on the island.

tiny cabins in queensland - the little bush hut
Source: airbnb.com
  • Location: Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island
  • Price: $310 per night
  • Guests: 2
  • Bookings: airbnb.com

Feature Image: Rainforest Hideaway in the Daintree

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