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Billabong Retreat Sydney

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41 Mcclymonts Road, Maraylya, New South Wales 2765, Australia
Billabong Retreat Sydney
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just experienced a Mindfulness Course at Billabong and found the combination of science and thousands-of-years-old yoga and meditation practice so appropriate for where I am at now. The location, eco-friendly buildings and practices and the expert and friendly staff were wonderful. Massage with Kat was a highlight! Lounging on the beautiful deck and talking to like minded people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have to admit I was a little hesitant initially being a guy going to a mindfulness and yoga retreat. My wife had been before and swore I would enjoy it. The place is just beautiful and a little slice of produce just out if the city. Cabins are basic but have a stunning view to the billabong and trees. Courses... More 

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Blue Mountains, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Billabong Re[treat] is the best treat ever! We loved everything about it. But especially the staff: they go out of their way to make sure that every aspect of your stay is a special treat for you. The whole place teems with generosity of spirit and I think we were high on oxytocin for the whole two days we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My sister and I chose Billabong Retreat for some long overdue time together to catch up, relax and recharge. I flew in from Brisbane and we caught the train west from Redfern to Vineyard Station, where we were collected by a rattly maxi taxi arranged by the resort. Ten minutes later we arrived ready to begin our retreat. Our cabin... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

On my mission to experience as many retreat /spa's as possible, this one is A Gem in the Rooftops! My only sadness , two days was not enough!! Unpretentious with like minded people was a delight. A pre birthday treat , a delux cabin with outside bath felt a little naughty but divine with a cuppa and a book listening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This place is great, I had already been once about a year and a half ago and am so happy I went again. I'll probably go once a year. The location and accommodation are great and so are all the staff and especially the food is amazing. Its just a beautiful place and very relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

only complaint is I didn't staying enough. The other guests were also friendly non pretentious and normal! The food was soooo delicious all vegetarian which I am definitely not used to but loved it! I got the best massage I have ever had by Anita by the billabong and relaxing facial by Kat. The yoga was great! I am uncoordinated... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Arriving on a sweltering NSW day, my first port of call was the stunning magnesium plunge pool. Nestled in amongst stunning bush, the Billabong Retreat was like an oasis - it felt like I was a million miles away from the bustle of city life. The food was outstanding, plenty of raw salads and delicious treats and the yoga and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Our third New Years Retreat was as perfect as the others. The new couples cabins, Wellness Centre and pool are excellent additions. Donna's yoga sessions focus on the mind body connection in a very special way. The chakra dancing, art class and musicians were all magical. And Mignon's organic cuisine made every meal a highlight. Congratulations Paul and Tori, your... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I've just returned from a 48 hour Mindfulness Retreat. My previous two stays were so rewarding in every way that regular return visits were an obvious step. I now view this place as a type of concentrated brain/mind and body upgrade. In addition to the relaxed but formal training, there is a magnesium pool (new), a wellness centre for massages... More 

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