We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat

    192 Syndicate Rd, Tallebudgera, Gold Coast, Queensland 4228, Australia
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (51)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Similar nearby hotels
    O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat, Mountain Villas and Lost World Spa
     
    Palazzo Versace
     
    Peppers Broadbeach
     
    Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
     
    Overview

    • Excellent81%
    • Very good10%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “life changing” (14 reviews)
    “organic food” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    All hotel details
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Similar nearby hotels
    O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat, Mountain Villas and Lost World Spa
     
    Palazzo Versace
     
    Peppers Broadbeach
     
    Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (192)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 192 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Where to begin... villa was gorgeous with superb views over the bush & trees to the ocean. Food was just sublime. The practitioners are some of the very best. Talks, walks & activities are inspiring. If you need time away, time to nourish & be...More

    Thank Girl-Traveler7
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Amazing. This place was the best. I was there in the tropical storm (885mm of rain in 26 hours) and they still kept everything going. I went there stressed and totally depleted and did the 7 day detox. It has changed my life. Staff and...More

    2  Thank bowerbirdschest
    Response from Gwinganna, Manager at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat

    Dear bowerbirdschest Thank you so much for your wonderful and informative review. We are delighted to read such positive comments and appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We are very proud that our team were able to continue to provide a seamless...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I just got back from a seven-day detox retreat at Gwinganna. I just wanted a week away at the spa, but I got so much more. Beautiful hikes, insightful seminars, healthy foods, novel exercise classes (drums on fire and tribal), daily meditations and an overall...More

    Thank clo980
    Response from Gwinganna, Manager at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat

    Dear clo980 Thank you for taking the time to post a review from your stay. We are so pleased that your experience was more than you had hoped. So often guests tell us this and it reflects the diversity and commitment of our team and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    i have just returned from a five night stay at Gwinganna. This being my fifth visit in the last 9 years. My first visit was certainly special but each time I return, despite knowing what to expect, I enjoy my stay just as much. This...More

    Thank Bella M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Gwinganna truly is food for the soul. I have just spent 5 nights on retreat and have come back so full of inspiration, knowledge, insight, motivation from a place whose staff exude passion for what they do. I am recovering from CFS but managed to...More

    Thank katiefoden5
    Similar nearby hotels
    O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat, Mountain Villas and Lost World Spa
     
    Palazzo Versace
     
    Peppers Broadbeach
     
    Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HotelQuickly so you can book your Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    Photos
    Traveller (51)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Potager - A Kitchen Garden
    85 reviews
    6.02 km away
    Teavine House
    96 reviews
    6.15 km away
    Zarraffa's Coffee
    5 reviews
    7.68 km away
    Heritage Hideaway
    21 reviews
    5.50 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Ilnam Winery
    21 reviews
    5.67 km away
    Bonogin Valley Horse Retreat
    8 reviews
    7.60 km away
    Wirui Estate Coffee Plantation
    11 reviews
    4.97 km away
    Schuster Park
    8 reviews
    7.47 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Irnbru
    Is there any wifi at all? I am a sole trader and need to be able to use my laptop (hoping for less than 30 minutes for day!)
    25 August 2016|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from Esther1066 | Reviewed this property |
    I also run my own company, solo. Wifi is a real issue. The first visit I stayed in the more expensive Moonarie Villas and the wifi was no problem. The return visit was in less exxy Orchard Suites and the phone AND Wifi was... More
    1
    Vote
    ShellyHorton
    How cold is it in July? I know the nights and morning will be freezing but Does it warm up to shorts weather during the day or long pants and jumpers the whole time?
    15 July 2016|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from Flickpug | Reviewed this property |
    If the sun is out you should be fine but if it is overcast and/raining or windy you will need long pants and jumpers.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Sometimes if you book early they do have discounts"
    Read review
    "Rooms on the west side of the Orchard Suites have nicer views. The Heritage rooms are closer to the action."
    Read review
    "Be sure to do the bush walk with John, and the Sunset Path hike at sunset."
    Read review
    "I was in the Heritage rooms which were the closest to the main buildings. Loved it!"
    Read review