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  • Iron Bark Hut

    Iron Bark Hut

    Ballandean accommodation for a family country getaway

  • Pepperina Cottage

    Pepperina Cottage

    Cosy, rustic couple accommodation

  • Ballandean Farm Stay

    Ballandean Farm Stay

    Experience Qld at its best

  • Pepperina Cottage

    Pepperina Cottage

    Warm, inviting ambiance for a romantic weekend

  • Our Veggie Patch

    Our Veggie Patch

Stay with us at The Folly and enjoy this spectacular part of Australia.Choose from our 2-person romantic cabin or 4-person family cabin, as well as optional tours & hampers.

Local Events

Stanthorpe’s Apple & Grape Festival is one of Queensland’s Iconic events and attracts up to 52000 visitors over 3 days of fun.

More events


Fishing at The Folly is fun for seasoned fishermen or those just wanting to experience this popular past-time.


Getting Here

The Folly is located in Ballandean about 3 hours from Brisbane near the NSW border. It’s a great weekend escape with lots to do.

Find Us

Amazing Food

Ballandean and Stanthorpe are famous for their cellar door restaurants and cafes. Sample the wine and enjoy the wonderful meals.

Dining Out


Welcome to The Folly, Ballandean

Rainbow over The Folly

Nestled 12 kilometres off the New England Highway, in the heart of Queensland’s wine country, Ben and Maple run a 1700 acre property with cattle, sheep and a variety of other animals, offering two self-contained cabins as guest accommodation.

There is a lot to see and do at The Folly, and even more to explore in the surrounding district that staying here will make you want to come back again.

Our Accommodation

Guest Reviews

What a perfect place to escape the rat race! The Folly was peaceful, authentic and so beautiful. The food in this part of SE-Qld is just fantastic too. We highly recommend staying at The Folly Ballandean for a relaxing break.

Sally & Jamie Peters
Brisbane, Qld.