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Woodlands Rainforest Retreat

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Hidden in an untouched section of the spectacular rainforest of the Black Spur, this Australian Tourism Award winning retreat is designed exclusively for couples. Blending with the natural environment, each luxury rainforest bungalow has king bed, kitchen, open fire & huge sunken spa looking out into a living forest. Indulge with massages, gourmet meals in the seclusion of your bungalow. Rare combination of genuine privacy & pure luxury - a truly nature based experience.
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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Hot Tub
Free Internet
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Avalon Airport63 km
Essendon Airport68 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved every moment of our stay, the cabin was amazing, the location was perfect and the wildlife was beautiful. With the cabins all hidden away it felt like we were the only ones there. The only downfall for us was having to leave. We...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GaryD2756, Owner at Woodlands Rainforest RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and had quality time to absorb the very special surroundings from our newly refurbished cottages. All...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were completely amazed from the second we walked into our cottage. It was so peaceful, secluded and completely relaxing. The only thing you can hear when you walk outside are the birds and the river. Everything inside was so luxurious, from the welcome hamper...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Camper50034947987
Response from GaryD2756, Owner at Woodlands Rainforest RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for taking the time in writing a complimentary review. You have most certainly experienced and brought attention to some of the details we provide at Woodlands which for many guests do not have the time to take advantage everything...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Great service, quiet, secluded cottage with excellent facilities. We spent three days in the Laughing Ducks cottage. The bathroom opened onto the generous deck so we had a view of the bush from the spa. The food provided was top notch and cooking facilities were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GaryD2756, Owner at Woodlands Rainforest RetreatResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Anthony and Vanessa, We trust you had a safe and pleasant journey back home following your recent visit. Thank you very much for residing with us recently and for taking the time to complete our guest satisfaction survey. The team and I are very...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018

I know that's a big statement but that is truly how we felt from the minute we entered our divine cottage at Woodlands Rainforest Retreat to the time we very much reluctantly left. So lovely to walk in to candles, fire blazing, music playing... From...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank 890karenp
Response from GaryD2756, Owner at Woodlands Rainforest RetreatResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you so much for your review and kind words. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us at Woodlands and were able to relax in seclusion. Woodlands is a very special place, made even more magical when the weather outside is...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

We stayed in the Laughing Ducks cabin for four nights and absolutely loved it. The cabin is surrounded by rainforest and is completely private (we couldn't see/hear anyone from the cabin). Our cabin was situated near a small pond and we could faintly hear the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from GaryD2756, Owner at Woodlands Rainforest RetreatResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your kind words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us and had quality time to absorb the very special surroundings. Our wood ducks are now returning...More

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Angela H
24 December 2017|
Response from GayeW205 |
Yes, it’s just for one night in the high season ... over summer holidays ... Out of school holidays, the overnight fee is approx $420 a night, then you could put the extra voucher money towards pre-prepared food or BBQ... More
Pepper U
9 October 2017|
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Response from GaryD2756 | Property representative |
A pregnant couple would certainly enjoy the quiet and relaxing time at Woodlands prior to welcoming your bub. Some packages include meals, or we have meals that can be added to any of our packages.
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"An cottage is amazing"
4 weeks ago
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"All you hear at night is nature as the cottage is far from any main roads. Beautiful high ceilings and..."
29 Jul 2018
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"All cabins are secluded and are as good as the others."
3 Mar 2018
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"All 4 cottages are the same except only 1-2 have water views - check which one when booking if that's..."
30 Nov 2017
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US$358 - US$779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaVictoriaYarra ValleyNarbethong
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