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    Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia

    165 Thompsons Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tai chi” (38 reviews)
    “life changing” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Harrigan's Irish Pub & Accommodation
    316 reviews
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    Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

    THIS PLACE IS NOT A HEALTH RETREAT. It is a weight-loss centre for middle-aged women. I'm not trying to be mean, just honest, so others will know what to expect. It's definitely NOT luxury - 3 stars at best. This place may have been cutting-edge...More

    5  Thank Simon C
    Response from Brigid W, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 19 October 2015

    Thank you for your feedback Simon. Sincerely, we value all comments from our guests and use this to constantly review and improve our level of service and facilities. Golden Door is one of the most comprehensive health and wellness programs in Australia and this is...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

    This was my third visit in the past 5 years. Elysia is still going strong, and what makes it great for a time out escape are its beautiful location perched high over the Hunter region, and the fantastic team who keep it running like a...More

    2  Thank happydaysSydney
    Reviewed 1 October 2015

    I had such an amazing week at the Golden Door…and although the structure and environment ensures a fantastic wellbeing experience, it’s the people that make it truly special. From tai chi in the morning, deep water running before a fab breakfast, plenty of options to...More

    1  Thank Karen P
    Response from Brigid W, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 8 October 2015

    Dear Karen, thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and have left feeling refreshed in mind, body and spirit. The staff are an integral part of the Golden Door experience and we...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2015

    This was my first trip to Golden Door and will not be my last. I plan on making it an annual event. All the facilities - room, spa, gyms, pools, courts, main building, etc. are outstanding. What really makes the retreat are the staff -...More

    2  Thank Clive B
    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    I love the Golden Door Elysia because it walks its talk. I am fortunate enough that it is close to where I live so I can go and just enjoy the most wonderful day spa experience. Enjoying top class treatments and massages with access to...More

    1  Thank Sally J M
    Response from Brigid W, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 6 September 2015

    Thank you Sally for your fabulous review. We love having you as a valued return guest, and are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your most recent visit. It’s wonderful to know that our program continues to inspire you to make positive changes at...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Pokolbin
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Pokolbin
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Pokolbin
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 74
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    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Pokolbin
    • Also Known As
    • The Golden Door Health Retreat Elysia Hotel Pokolbin ,
    • Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin, Australia
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    Traveller (164)
    Room & Suite (60)
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    Maryejanen
    13 April 2016|
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    Response from Brendan M | Reviewed this property |
    Send an email to the lovely Sloan at reservations. Get the reservations email from their website. They will often do special deals in Winter. Reservations team are very helpful.
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    "rooms with sunset are good"
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    "All OK as the rooms form a circle around the main facilities."
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    "Quieter rooms away from centre involve another kilometre of running to meals and activities every day."
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