Escape on a Hinterland Weekend in Eumundi
Idyllic Eumundi is the perfect base for a hinterland weekend escape.
Base yourself at one of Eumundi’s luxurious boutique accommodations and take time out to explore our idyllic village and hinterland. You’ll soon discover that this is the perfect setting for a Sunshine Coast hinterland weekend escape.
Eumundi is famed for its vibrant markets but our pretty village has much more to offer, and you’ll be surprised by the range of activities available in the nearby hinterland. You can have it all here, getting your cultural, shopping, and relaxation fix, then immersing yourself in nature. The bars and restaurants are pretty awesome too!
Read on for some great itinerary ideas and start planning to escape on a Hinterland Weekend in Eumundi.
Slow, Easy Days in Eumundi
Eumundi is located on the Sunshine Coast, just twenty minutes inland from Noosa and other stunning Sunshine Coast beaches. The village is surrounded by rolling hills and verdant pastures which beg to be explored and the main street is lined with unique boutiques, stylish restaurants offering long lazy dining on locally sourced produce, and cool bars oozing live music. Everything is easy in Eumundi and you’ll find yourself slowing your step from the moment you arrive.
Eumundi Accommodation Options
The range of accommodation is impressive. Check out the recently opened HOLA ( House of Local Art) slap bang in the centre of the village, where you can choose one of 15 luxurious art-inspired rooms. Or head out to the nearby hinterland for other stylish accommodation options.
Eumundi RV Stopover in the centre of the village is popular with domestic and international nomads alike. The Stopover provides picnic tables, BBQ facilities and free showers and facilities. It’s a popular choice, so you need to book ahead.
Eumundi Spas, Massage & Yoga
Eumundi is blessed with spas, massage parlours and yoga havens offering blissful relaxation. In town you’ll find Eumundi Massage, Anahata Yoga Temple and recently opened Wildfire Fitness. You can feel the pride that went into creating these places and you’ll find yourself floating out afterwards.
Just a short drive down the road towards Noosa, Ikatan Spa offers heavenly spa treatments in a Balinese-style tropical garden setting. This is a great place to go for a treat as a couple or with a group of friends. You’ll be served bubbles under the trees in the pretty garden after your pampering session.
Check out our Holistic Bliss Itinerary to start planning your blissful weekend escape in Eumundi.
Ditch the Car!
If all you want to do is park up, ditch the car for the weekend, unwind and wine and dine, you can flop right here! Staying in the heart of Eumundi, you’ll find you have everything you need within walking distance.
Stylish restaurants line the main street offering long lazy lunches, intimate dining and the finest locally sourced ingredients. Try out BASK, Popina and The Bungalow for delicious cuisine served with passion and flare. Or head to Sala Thai for Asian delights. Click here for more delicious foodie options.
The main street shops are very well worth exploring. This is ‘not on the high street’ shopping at its best and the perfect opportunity to buy yourself or a loved one a unique gift or two and support our characterful local businesses.
And then of course there’s Eumundi Markets, thought to be the largest artisan markets in the southern hemisphere and offering great shopping as well as live music, entertainment and international food. The main markets are open Wednesday and Saturday and Market Square is also open on Wednesday. A meander around the stalls soaking up the vibe is a must on this weekend away.
Check out our Lazy Hazy Weekend Itinerary to start planning your car free weekend escape to Eumundi.
Refreshing Local Eumundi Hinterland Brews
If your idea of soaking up the culture is trying out refreshingly original local craft brews, then Imperial Hotel Eumundi will not disappoint. This iconic land landmark sits at the heart of the village and has been serving coldies for generations. Today, the Imperial Hotel is also home to an impressive gin distillery and serves delicious food. The decor is superbly characterful and it’s well worth exploring all floors.
Terella Brewing sits just minutes from Eumundi, nestled amongst farms in the hinterland. This place is all about earthy brews and innovation and it’s a winner for kids due to its array of lively farm animals.
Check out our Craft & Country Itinerary to start planning your thirst quenching weekend escape to Eumundi.
If adventure is your thing, check out our blog, Hinterland Adventures in Nature, to find out what’s on offer to get your blood pumping within minutes of Eumundi.
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