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Nan Tien Temple Pilgrim Lodge

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Pilgrim Lodge Wollongong’s unique accommodation setting. This 100 room hotel is opened all year round, located in the grounds of Nan Tien Temple, the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern hemisphere. The Lodge overlooks the lotus pond, peaceful temple, tranquil gardens, the beautiful rolling hills and famous escarpment of the Illawarra. Ideal for general guests, overnight functions / conferences, group bookings or special group packages which can include: A guided tour, Gentle Tai Chi, Meditation, Tea ceremony and Chinese craft, Experience the serenity & power of the drum & bell ceremony or stroll the lush gardens & sit by the ponds and enjoy your comfortable accommodation setting.
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Wollongong Airport13 km
Kingsford Smith Airport66 km
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Rooms are good size with ample storage in built in robe. Clean and comfortable. Would be nice to have a small desk and chair and kettle in room . Coffee and tea provided heated water in shared kitchen. A comfortable and contemplative stay. Take advantage...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place to stay when visiting the temple we were here for the retreat so thought why not stay on the temple ground this was a great experience rooms or very clean could not fault them they may be old but well...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here four nights and really started to settle in; we felt so comfortable and welcomed here, and at the temple itself, that it was sad to head back home. Firstly I’ll state that I’d never done Tai Chi or meditation before, although my...More

Thank Tassielad
Reviewed October 4, 2017

The Lodge is clean and well kept, in a fantastic location where peaceful walks and enjoyment of surroundings bring peace of mind. Healthy food is available. A perfect place to relax and enjoy life. One does not need to be religious, the place is fantastic...More

Thank Olga T
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something comfortable and quiet at a fair price, then this is your place. For an extra $12 you can eat dinner their in the dining room- at 6 sharp. The food was vegetarian but good. Friendly service, you can go...More

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"choose a room with a view (North Facing rooms from around 2nd level onwards, although I was on the highest..."
Nov. 28, 2015
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"This doesn't matter as noise is not a factor."
Sep. 4, 2014
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"Some rooms are air conditioned and some aren't - worth it to get air conditioned rooms. Some rooms on..."
Feb. 21, 2014
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"Head here for some peace and quiet"
Jan. 23, 2013
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