However you like your hotels, the upcoming year is sure to please, with architectural acrobatics, spectacular renovations and innovative technologies colluding to produce some fantastic new accommodation offerings.
These eight high-tech pavilions offer the most luxurious accommodation in the Hobart region.
From sun-filled sojourns to log fire retreats, Belinda Jackson reveals the hottest last-minute winter holidays.
Winsor Dobbin presents the latest in a series of guides to Australia and New Zealand's top wine regions.
Smartly created by a makeover of an original 1961 kit home, this two-wing house is suited for a two-family stay.
Rochford winery and restaurant at Coldstream must enjoy one of the most peaceful outlooks in the Yarra Valley.
It's a glorious drive leading up to the Vines Restaurant on Helen's Hill vineyards at Coldstream in the Yarra Valley.
With its natural beauty and wealth of attractions, it doesn't cost a fortune to enjoy the Garden State, writes Sandy Guy.
A little over an hour's drive from Melbourne, this iconic weekend winery spot is protected by the nearby Yarra Ranges and contains some of Australia's flagship winemakers. But there's more to the 'Valley than just grapes.