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Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

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Our trip to Crystal Creek was beautiful but, unfortunately, ridden with obstacles that day. We had made it through 4 extremely flooded roads, only to be caught at the bottom of Booka Rd, unable to get past a raging, overflowing bridge. We were stuck at the bottom of this road for about 2 hours, and started to feel disheartened as...

Thank Twee N
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We recently returned from a 4 night stay in one of the Mountain View villas. It exceeded all expectations. From the moment we arrived, the warmth of the staff made us feel welcome. The accommodation itself was faultless. The villa is cleverly designed down to the minute detail, such as electric blinds and electric skylights, large retractable fly screens, solar...

Thank Nick L
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This place really does what it says it does. It is a retreat and you get the added bonus of beautiful sub tropical rainforest. We stayed in one of the Rainforest Canopy Bungalows. These are really well appointed, clean, neat and tidy with everything you might need. We self catered and all the essential cutlery glasses and plates were all...

1Thank ic1961
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We celebrated our 50 th wedding anniversary here and it is a very beautiful and romantic getaway. We stayed in Satinash which was exceptionally well appointed. Very clean and modern and surrounded by glass with a secluded, private outlook into the rainforest. Wake up to a bird symphony. It was very relaxing and a memorable experience.

1Thank barbh329
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This place is unbelievable, the nature surrounding us was unforgettable, the facilities are private and well decorated, in the middle of nature, with all the amenities. Great place to learn about rainforest and wildlife, observe and meditate. The walks are beautiful and well indicated. Staff very friendly. Huge DVD collection. Amazing for couples. Food wonderful. The mountain lodge and creekside...

1Thank julie c
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It may have been five star once but our cottage looked tired. It looked like the kitchen was modernised. However, the floor timbers ran in opposite directions and looked like an amateurish job. It did not look professional at all. The balcony doors and screens looked shabby. The cottage was a great size for two and well equipped. The staff...

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crystalcreekrr, General Manager at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Dear 243ejr, It was with sadness that we read your review; it is never a good day when one of our guests, is not happy with their experience. We take customer satisfaction seriously and would be very happy to discuss your, stay with you. I would like to say that we have never wanted, sought or received a 5 star...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed in the Tamarind Bungalow for 3 nights. The room was lovely - gorgeous rainforest view from the bed, the spa, the lounge, the deck, the kitchen. Felt very private. We did see 1 or 2 couples through the trees, heading down to the creek to the walking tracks, but otherwise felt completely alone, which was ideal. I think...

2Thank Vaul
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights in a luxury mountain view lodge celebrating our anniversary and we were both blown away by our room and the amazing view - we felt like we were on some tropical remote island high up in the trees. The solar heated pool was perfect for the warm weather we had - the amenities provided in the room...

1Thank radiochick87
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The bungalow wasn't clean properly. We found blod on the bed couchion, very dirty bathroom's door and cobweb on the walls. Also, glass on the floor and my partner cut his foot. They just asked "sorry" to us. It's a 5 stars hotel, they have only 13 bungalows they should be very clean!

2Thank Luciana C
crystalcreekrr, General Manager at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback. We take customer satisfaction seriously and would be very happy to discuss your stay with you. I would like to say that we have never wanted, sought or received a 5 star rating. We are a 4.5 star rural Eco retreat and cannot be compared to a hotel or a B&B. The bathroom door has...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My husband and I spend a week and found the accommodation setting wonderfully secluded. The meals were tasty and abundant, the girls helpful and friendly (nothing was too much trouble - thanks Shelley and Kathrine!). A wonderful place to wind down. The only 'not so good' feedback would be that the accommodation may have benefited from a coat of paint...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxury romantic getaway on the far north coast of NSW Australia, between Byron Bay and the Gold Coast hinterland. Private luxury cabin, bungalow & lodge accommodation with large sunken double spas, fireplaces and heated plunge pools. All individually set on 250 acres of genuine old growth rainforest with World Heritage National Park on three sides, assuring true peace and privacy. 8 Kms of rainforest walks, 400 year old trees, stunning creek & rock pools. Full gourmet dining menu, packages with breakfast and all meals available. Free Wifi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

Address: 201 Booka Rd, Upper Crystal Creek, New South Wales 2484, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Upper Crystal Creek
Price Range: ₹ 23,189 - ₹ 29,739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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