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Redefining Australian travel
Alquemie transforms the best of Australia into truly exceptional, bespoke travel experiences.

Taking in urban, outback and coastal Australia each experiential luxury holiday we create has its own unique character and influence, tailored to appeal to the new generation high-end traveller.

Our passionate team of specialists bring together leading experts, experiences, and products to tailor an itinerary specific to the interests of each holiday maker.

Allow us to craft a magical and authentic journey that will surprise and delight at every twist and turn.

“We are delighted to offer travellers a view of Australia that reaches far beyond the typical tourist destinations.”    Charles Carlow, Founder

Outback experiences

The outback sprawls across the vast interior of our sunburnt continent. Some of our favourite outback experiences are within a few hours’ drive of a major city, others must be reached in light aircraft that traverse miles and miles of the “never-never”. What they all have in common is the promise of adventure, a quintessential Australian […]

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Australia’s crystal clear waters wash over thousands of coral reefs teeming with sea life. The coast is a paradise for the lovers of the underwaterworld – whether that is diving or snorkelling. Say hi to turtles, dolphins, rays and living corals. Whether you opt to explore the tropical reefs, the wild southern coastline or the […]

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Urban exclusives

Urban landscapes offer travellers access to a huge number of exclusive experiences that are quintessentially Australian. In each of Australia’s major cities Alquemie has curated a number of luxury hotels, boutique accommodations and private residences. We couple these with exciting experiences and activities, calling upon our network of guides and experts to show you a […]

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We specialise in experiential luxury travel to Australia

Some inspiration…

  • Exclusive Australian accommodation for groups of friends

    Picture this…Your favourite people, an amazing location, a heavenly bed, delicious food, wine aged to perfection and a range of unique and interesting activities that would delight even the most seasoned traveller. Sound good? Well that’s what’s on our list of small boutique properties are just perfect for groups of friends. These gorgeous options for […]

  • One of the best hotels in the world 2016 – Southern Ocean Lodge

    We’ve always rated Southern Ocean Lodge on Kangaroo Island one of our favourite places to stay, and one of Australia’s best hotels, so we are delighted that Travel & Leisure readers have named it the 4th best hotel in the world in their The 100 Best Hotels in the World 2016 awards. Southern Ocean Lodge tied […]

  • 3 of the best ecotour experiences in Australia

    Meet the faces behind Australia’s conservation effort Australia is a big country with many conservation challenges. We have the worst mammal extinction rate in the world and another 1,700 animal and plant species are listed as threatened with extinction. It’s sheer scale is daunting – where do you begin? Luckily there are some ecotour champions dedicated to preserving […]

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