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    Hillcrest Mountain View Retreat

    167 Upper Crystal Creek Rd | Upper Crystal Creek, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    A View of Mt Warning Bed & Breakfast
    82 reviews
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    Amazing Wollumbin Palms Retreat at Mt Warning
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wonderful weekend escape! Paul and Craig are both helpful & welcoming. Magical views of Mt Warning, Wollumbin and the Springbrook Range to the North. We were able to relax and unwind and enjoy the tranquility in the fully self-contained Cottage with a fantastic double Spa...More

    Thank Sue M
    Response from HillcrestRetreat, Owner at Hillcrest Mountain View Retreat

    Hi Sue, Thank you so much for your review and for taking the time to send this out. A big thank you also for your tips for the US - we will do our best to get to your suggestions! Looking forward to seeing you...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed for 2 nights but wished it was longer extremely relaxing in comfortable surroundings. Craig and Paul are wonderful hosts and Paul's food is divine. I now know the true taste of free range eggs thanks to their "chooks" and we were captivated by Bazer...More

    Thank MaureenMackay
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Have just come back from staying at this property, we booked at this location with high expectations due to the previous reviews, it didnt disappoint. The hosts Paul and Craig are very welcoming and know their stuff, the property is well looked after and they...More

    Thank o12
    Response from HillcrestRetreat, Owner at Hillcrest Mountain View Retreat

    Dear 012, Thank you very much for your review. It always makes us very happy to get feedback like this. We will continue to be consistent so if you are here again we can match or better your last visit! Thanks again! Craig & Paul

    Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

    Its not flash - just peacefully wonderful. Expect a very friendly reception from Paul and Craig to their tranquil spot on a hill. They have magnificent views of Mt Warning, Wollumbin and the Springbrook Range to the North. They have created a wonderful atmosphere in...More

    Thank JFT_Brixham
    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We spent 3 nights at this magical guesthouse. The location is stunning, the accommodation tasteful and comfortable, and the hospitality offered by Paul and Craig was warm and welcoming - there was honestly nothing that was too much trouble for them and their enthusiasm and...More

    Thank osaxon
    Response from HillcrestRetreat, Owner at Hillcrest Mountain View Retreat

    Hi there, What a sheer delight having you both stay with us! Thank you very much indeed for your review. We do look forward to seeing you back here in the future. Make sure "C" "leaves his phone at home "accidentally" : ) Look forward...More

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    • Pool
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    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    Room Tips
    "Self-contained Cottage is fabulous for those wishing a more independant stay."
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    "There are 3 rooms. Two in the main house with private deck. One self contained one-bedroom cottage. All..."
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    "Only stayed in the cottage so can't comment on the rooms also available."
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    "View from the Mt Wollumbin room were stunning"
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