LOCATION, LOCATION and LOCATION.
Tamborine Mountain is located within the Scenic Rim. The Scenic Rim has just been announced in the Top 10 Regions in the world to visit in 2022 by Lonely Planet. The Scenic Rim has been named at number 8 of the Top 10 Regions. Read what they had to say.
The Scenic Rim is the only destination in Australia to make the Lonely Planet list of must visit regions, and it’s the first time EVER for a Queensland destination to feature!
Yes in a location so close to so much
- Gallery Walk – A minute’s stroll away with its cluster of Cafes, Restaurants, Collectable Shops, Art Galleries, Glass Works, Ceramics, Jewellery, Fudge, Chocolates, Gourmet teas/coffee beans, Cellar door outlets, Bric-a- brac, Fashion and pre-loved Vintage and Kitsch.
- Waterfalls – Curtis Falls Waterfall is but a 10 minute stroll away. This is a fascinating walk where you can view the waterfall cascading down over the basalt rock face to the rock pool below. See our Walk to a Waterfall Post.
- National Parks – Three bush walking tracks are within a short walk from Amore. The walking tracks take you through rainforests with large strangler figs, piccabeen palm groves and tall trees festooned with vines, ferns and orchids. See our Tamborine Mountain Walk Guide for details.
- Dining out– Quality Restaurants are within walking distance. Dining opportunities are not to be missed and visitors seeking to experience superb regional cuisine will not be disappointed. Go to our Restaurant Information Guide for details
- The Dining Room at Amore B&B is there for your convenience if you elect to dine in. Let us know when you want to use the Dining Room and we will ensure that all necessary crockery, cutlery and glassware is available. No need to wash up or clean up after you finish, just head off to your room and we will do the clean up.
- Boutique Brewery – Across the road from Amore B&B is the Boutique Brewery. If your passion is beer, we have got you covered. If you wish to explore the the various Breweries and Distilleries in the region go to our Brewery and Distillery page.
- Cheese Factory – Directly opposite Amore B&B
- The Scenic Rim – a Rural Escape – The area which we call the Scenic Rim is an emerging Rural Escape set in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and surrounded by world heritage listed national parks. Take this opportunity to look at some of the great National Park Walks that the Scenic Rim has to offer.
And remember that,
- Amore is operated as a Traditional B&B would have been run in bygone days.
- Good old fashioned generous Mountain Hospitality.
- The Intuitive Service you deserve.
- Premium Central Location. A minute’s stroll to Cafes, Restaurants, Collectable Shops, Art Galleries and much much more.
- Where to Dine — we recommend only the best.
- Local Tourism knowledge — those great places that don’t appear on tourist maps.
- Areas to Relax, Refresh and Rejuvenate.
- Your privacy is paramount to you and to us. We are here if you need us but we will never intrude on your privacy.
- How to spend your day — need maps, advice, directions or Restaurant Bookings made — just ask for any help you may need.
- Free Wi Fi is of course available as are the other conveniences that you would expect.
- From the friendly welcome right through to your departure your needs will be catered for with a smile.
A Whole Region to explore and experience.
National Parks – Three bush walking tracks are within a short walk from Amore B&B Mt. Tamborine. See our guide to the Best Tamborine Mountain Walks taking you through rainforest with large strangler figs, piccabeen palm groves etc. Or go to our POST or MAP GUIDE for the Olde Eagle Heights Walk.
Tamborine Mountain Botanical Gardens – Covering 11 hectares it consists of exotic species and the natural rainforest of Tamborine Mountain developed over a period of 25 years. Entry into the gardens is free. Open daylight hours 7 days per week. The gardens are much talked about by our guests and do tick all the boxes for peace, beauty and relaxation.
A Country Drive to Byron Bay – Go forth and explore the scenery, lookouts, waterfalls and the villages dotting the Country Lanes that wind their way to the magical coastal region known worldwide simply as Byron. See our POST or MAP GUIDE for details.
Harvest Trail – Vegetables in season – pumpkins, spinach, beetroot, avocados, rhubarb and the list goes on. Fill a bag with fresh, healthy and delicious green leafy vegies. See our POST or MAP GUIDE for details or pick up the printed version which is available in your room.
Adventure Tamborine Style – A stay on Tamborine Mountain gives you easy access to many exciting and spine- tingling activities that are all within one hour’s drive. See our recent POST or MAP GUIDE for details.
Wildlife and Marine Parks – Seen a Pademelon or a flock of brightly coloured Lorikeets lately? Heard the song of the Albert’s Lyrebird or the call of a Cascade Frog? What about a Platypus, a Glider, a Richmond Birdwing Butterfly, or a Regent Bowerbird. See our POST or MAP GUIDE for details.
Theme Parks – (Video No 4) Movie World; Wet’n’Wild; Outback Spectacular; Paradise Country; Dreamworld: 25 minutes away.It is an easy drive from Amore B&B to these fun filled destinations. See our POST or MAP GUIDE for details.
Wineries – There are a number of highly regarded and respected winery outlets located on Tamborine Mountain. Go here for Local Winery Tour Map or follow this link for the full Scenic Rim Winery Experience.
Just want to relax and rewind — we even have directions for that as well
Day trips from Amore B&B – you may be surprised at some of the itineraries we have developed — see our self-drive tours and walking trail maps on our Day trips and Itinerary Page.
For Sunrise and Sunset times visit our Events -What’s On page
Location and Distances from landmarks:
- Brisbane: 60 minutes.
- Gold Coast: 35 minutes.
How to find your way to Amore B&B
GPS Coordinates: 27.925071, 153.201009
If heading South take the motorway (M1) to Oxenford. The Oxenford exit is exit number 57. (Left lane)
Head up the Oxenford exit ramp, and veer right through a set of traffic lights.
Down the ramp and through a second set of traffic lights.Straight ahead and you will then be on the road to Mt. Tamborine.
Follow the Oxenford-Tamborine Road for 20 minutes.Upon reaching the top of the Mountain, you will come to a roundabout. Please turn right here (3rd exit).There are shops, cafes, and the like on both sides of the street. You are now in Gallery Walk.
Continue on Gallery Walk for 700m, you will reach another roundabout. Go straight ahead.We are the third property on your left immediately after this roundabout.
If you are heading North on the M1, travelling from the Beaudesert area or journeying from the Lamington National Park region. Go to our Interactive Maps for directions
Kay and John look forward to welcoming you.
Amore B&B – 150 Long Road, Tamborine Mountain Qld 4272
Tel: 07 5545 2330