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Sanctuary Retreat

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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Location
Full view
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Palm Island Airport83 km
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay! Excellent food, the best that we had of our holiday in Australia. We can highly recommend this unique hotel in the middle of the rainforest! It really gives an nice experience of the holiday!

Thank marciasnijder
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

To give your senses a true work out; bare foot (a rule of entering) in paradise..food views accomodation and hospitality plus.. a definite reconma to those who need to know the true meaning ofthe word sanctuary in northern Queensland. Got a great price on our...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed September 28, 2018

After having read many of the reviews of the Sanctuary Retreat on this website, I feel some things haven’t been said that should be. This was my second stay at the Sanctuary; the first was 18 years ago, a year after it was first established....More

4  Thank John W
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We loved the location and views and philosophy at the Sanctuary, as well as the forest huts - it is a very special place. The one thing was that our hut just really needed a mosquito net as the mozzies were relentless.

Thank d74
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I never knew how loud a rainforest could be at night until I stayed in a hut here! If you’re a light sleeper the birds and other animals may keep you up at night along with the solar lights that shine through the shade cloth...More

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Jenny T
July 4, 2015|
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Yes we have front loading washers and also dryers.
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"Paths are steep, so keep this in mind if booking a rainforest hut."
meredithd2222
Aug. 27, 2018
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"Consult the management about your stay."
nzAyran
Aug. 21, 2018
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"Cabins are recommended"
descant22
Aug. 17, 2018
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"Private ensuites are great! Choose the mesh huts if you like the sounds of nature"
AveandJadedoUSA
Aug. 14, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$52 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sanctuary retreat mission beachsanctuary retreat hotel mission beach
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandMission BeachBingil Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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