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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location is amazing no doubt with spectacular scenery. Views from the room are amazing but rooms itself are a little tired. Bathroom completely fogged up whilst having a shower and entire bathroom was wet because of the way the shower is set up. Looks great but not really practical. Lost power for about 4 hours one day which was disappointing...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here one weekend for a short romantic get away. We stayed in one of the mountain lodge houses. The place was easy enough to find with the help of Google maps, along with the self check in map provided to us prior. We were coming from Brisbane straight after work and were going to be arriving after the...

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Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiance booked the Byron room for 2 nights as a surprise. When we arrived at dusk, the room was filled with candles and rose petals, and the dinner table was set up with a bottle of Moet on ice. He proposed to me here and it was the most amazing, private setting I could have imagined. The best thing...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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...

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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...

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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...

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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.

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Reviewed 26 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...

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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 22 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...

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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: $473 - $768 (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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