Bestbrook Mountain Resort & Farm Stay
Bestbrook Mountain Resort offers families the genuine experience of staying on a farm. Enjoy time with all of the usual farm animals; like ducks, chickens, turkeys, peacocks, cows, sheep, and dogs. For an additional charge, you can even go horse riding. Your kids will love the wide-open spaces (make sure to pack their bikes) and exploring the creeks and trails that surround the Bestbrook Mountain Resort.
Accommodation at Bestbrook Farm Stay
- 3 star Fully self-contained cabins. All have some air conditioning, a potbelly stove and an area for campfires!
- 4 different campsites with both powered and unpowered options
Camping at Bestbrook
More than just a campground, Bestbrook Mountain Resort & Farm Stay has multiple accommodation options; including dorms, cabins, powered and unpowered campsites. The family dog can even join you providing you keep them on a leash and within your control. There are no designated campsites but plenty of space, so you don’t even notice your neighbours. A big drawcard for this camping spot is the fact that you can have a campfire almost wherever you like, with firewood available for sale on site.
Farm stay facilities
- Licensed restaurant open 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Ray’s Bar
- Conference room
- Playground equipment
- Saltwater swimming pool
- Pool table
Activities to enjoy at Bestbrook
There are a whole host of free activities to enjoy at Bestbrook Mountain Resort. Some run every day, whilst others are only available at certain times (see below).
- Twice daily animal feeding
- Egg collecting
- Cow milking
- Discover how to make butter
- Creek hopping
- DVD loan
- Horse riding (additional charge and the only activity that you will pay extra for)
On Saturdays, Wednesdays and holidays only
- Wagon rides
- Boomerang throwing
- Whip cracking
- Damper and billy tea
Seasonal farm stay activities
- Swim in local creeks
- Take a walk to Gnome cave
- Go fishing for yabbies
- Build a campfire and toast marshmallows
Bestbrook is a lovely quiet spot, perfect for the kids to explore nature and get grubby. Please note, the temperature does drop during the cooler months, so pack a few layers, snuggle up and enjoy your toasted marshmallows under the stars. Bestbrook is an easy 90-minute drive from Brisbane or the Gold Coast and is nestled among the spectacular rolling hills of the Great Dividing Range
Bestbrook Mountain Resort & Farm Stay is located at 9790 Cunningham Highway, Maryvale.
There are plenty of other local attractions you can enjoy while you are out Maryvale way. Enjoy a pub lunch at the Maryvale Hotel, which is more than 100 years old! Check out the Darling Downs Zoo or take a walk in the World Heritage-listed Main Range National Park.
Take a look at the Brisbane Kids list of Your Favourite Camping Spots for lots more recommended family camp locations to explore.