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Secrets on the Lake

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Montville, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After dreaming of it for many years we finally had a chance to stay at Secrets on the Lake and come to fully understand how wonderful this beautiful place really is. Right from our arrival we were made to feel special. The girls at check-in were warm and friendly as they prepared our Devonshire afternoon tea goodies and a champagne...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us had an unplanned lunch at the restaurant. Though the place was busy we were shown to a table in the gallery at a full length window with a view of the lake, by a very friendly young waiter. She was happy to take our orders as soon as we were ready. And iced water had magically appeared...

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Thank Charne T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Secrets is one of my very favourite places to go. It is simply an instant unwind the minute you arrive. The views are gorgeous, the cabins are just beautiful and you can feel the love that has gone into making each one of them. The staff are amazing, so friendly and helpful. Love love love this place ❤️ would love...

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Coolum Beach, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Secrets in Firefly cabin for our 40th wedding anniversary. A truly lovely cabin. It is the furthest away from reception so very quiet & relaxing. The downside is it's a fair walk to the cabin. George was there to help us with our bags etc though. The staff were all more than willing to help with anything...

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. You refer to Secrets tree house which is our top of the range penthouse and is exquisite all around. Strangely it is the one that fills up first. I always mention that it is the longest distance away and that we have other beautiful cabins nearer to the reception. In general its seclusion is...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absoulte Breath taking! I totally recomend it to any couples or specail occassion to stay here. From the moment we arrived till the moment we left was perfection! The treehouse cabin was amazing! Clean and perfect

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Secretsonthelake, Manager at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thank you Nikki and Mark. Thank you for your great review. Pleased we met the requirement for a wonderful wedding anniversary celebration. Dragonfly is stunning. I believe there are at least28 Dragonflies in the cabin whether made in Iron, stained glass or carved in cedar. Thanks again George and Aldy!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a special spot, we had heard great things & were not disappointed, the friendly welcome, the yummy scones & breakfast basket, the unique accommodation, the couples spa with candles & the total privacy. Absolutely loved our romantic night away.

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thanks You Jan! So pleased you enjoyed your special stay. All of our staff consciously work towards our guests enjoying every moment. So thank you again and I will pass this onto them. Kind regards George and Aldy!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent a fabulous 3 days at Secrets on the Lake. Everything was wonderful as it always is. We have been coming back year after year for nearly 18 years and are never, ever disappointed. From delicious scones on arrival to the delightful cabin and our pre requisite BBQ basket everything is always spot on. Our experience in the cafe...

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thank You for your great review. It is always lovely to have you come and yes I know who you are! Its great to have gold star guests who keep visiting us and who we love to catch up with. Kind regards George and Aldy!

Caldecote, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real find on our afternoon ride out, beautiful setting and impressive menu! Waitress was very welcoming and efficient. I ordered tea with cheese scones and 2 minutes later changed my mind when I saw the dips with bread. The waitress said it would not be a problem, but then the manager, Di, strode over to our table, scones in...

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

What can I say? I made the scones yesterday as we now have a new apprentice who needs to learn the techniques. They are warmed and served so once warmed cannot be re-served. Your order goes in a queue and anyone who has seen the back of house on a Sunday will appreciate it is a busy place and changing...

Caboolture, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a perfect place to relax unwind. The rooms are set up beautifully with all amenities needed. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is all home made and really tasty. We will certainly be returning.

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thanks Jason & Angie for taking the time to give us your review. We are pleased you had a lovely time. You summed it all up by inferring every aspect must be right where we are situated, beautiful surrounds, great rooms and amenities, delicious food and a great welcome from staff. Thank you for ticking each of these off. Kind...

Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From booking to checking out everything was just fantastic. If you dont enjoy Secrets you should stay at home..Customer service is everything and these guys know what is required and provide it. Awesome location and facilities. Will return again and again.

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Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the Lake, responded to this review

Thank you Adrian for your lovely review. We were pleased, and it was fun, that we could help with your special surprise. Kind regards George and Aldy!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Perfect Romantic Escape.....IMAGINE the ultimate romantic escape flowers, chocolates, and definitely some champagne and fruit. Hide away in a beautiful hand-carved cabin while a log fire burns and favourite music playing in the background. Neck deep in bubble bath and lounging in the sunken spa, gaze out over the veranda to see mist rolling over the magnificent lake. Secrets on the Lake is nestled in the Sunshine Coast's lush hinterland on 45 acres of rainforest and right on the shores of Lake Baroon. There are ten tree houses Waterlilies, Two Frogs, Possums, The Bower, Lizards Lair Wait A While, Platypus, Dragonfly, The Nest & last but not least Secrets. Each cabin is only accessed by a hand carved elevated treetop walkway, lit at night by handmade pottery lamps. They are meticulously appointed and individually themed from a different element of nature and feature extensive ceramic, iron and woodwork. Our guests can indulge themselves with our special homemade touches - the complimentary Champagne Breakfast basket, the hearty BBQ Hamper and cheese platters, a range of massages or our specially catered for Packages be it an escape or a honeymoon. Sit back on the deck and enjoy coffee & cake at the cafe or wander through the art gallery where the "Tree of Dreams" lives. Come & visit this wondrous place & be captivated by the charm & beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets on the Lake

Address: 207 Narrows Road, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Montville
Price Range: ₹ 10,400 - ₹ 20,477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Secrets on the Lake 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Every cabin at Secrets is beautifully appointed.”
  • How good is this?
  • Lovely and very functional kitchenette.
  • the comfy 2-person spa is perfect for relaxation.
teachjap, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Two frogs and the bower are closer to the carpark if you dont want to walk far.”
ozziepestcontrol, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We just visited the restaurant”
judir759, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Luxury cabins are Secrets, Dragonfly and Platypus our favorite is Platypus.”
  • Platypus Luxury Cabin from the waters edge
570grahamg, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher tree-houses are quieter as they have their own private boardwalk”
704rachelf, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
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