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Songbirds Rainforest Retreat

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Tamborine Mountain Road | P.O. Box 275, North Tamborine, Queensland 4272, Australia
Songbirds Rainforest Retreat
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the place - gardens just magic the people - also magic and helpful too the food - you guessed it magic, magic MAGIC having to leave - depressing But - we will be back, for sure Just love the natural beauty of this place

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there with my partner for 1 night. Everything was perfect. Walked into the villa, it smelt of beautiful aroma, soft music playing (some sort of waterfall/bird noises) The lamps were on softly and when we arrived the lady at the reception desk was wonderful. The whole environment, the reception desk, restaurant everything was so calm and peaceful. Villas... More 

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Songbirds10, Owner at Songbirds Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

How wonderful, we love having guests that get what we do so many thanks for making the time to write this beautiful review. We so look forward to having you back with us again one day soon More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiance decided to surprise me with a Valentines Treat Stay here this year. It IS a beautiful location but severely let down by the woman who owns it. Mistakenly thinking he had only one night (he had booked and paid for two) he was not corrected on checking in by the manager. He clearly stated we were there for... More 

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Songbirds10, Guest Relations Manager at Songbirds Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

This is one of the funniest reviews I have seen. For those not in the know, please see the partner’s review below “Total Disbelief”. Apparently the food was fantastic, the Villa fantastic, the setting fantastic until… they realised… they had actually booked for two nights (as stated on our website, discussed on the phone and as the booking confirmation emailed... More 

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect escape location. Most peaceful and serene setting. Lovely villa. Restaurant served marvellous food. Service was impeccable. Paradise for my wife and I. Would award more stars if it were possible.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My new wife and I elected to stay at Songbirds for a midweek 3 night stay for our honeymoon. We were not dissapointed. The tranquility of the location combined with a willing and attentive staff meant that all the stresses of wedding planning merely drained away. The villas are beautiful, offering privacy and connection to the rainforest without sacrificing modern... More 

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Ashmore, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I am an extremely busy businessman who travels all over the Country and all over the world. I have found EVERY Songbird experience amazing. We held our wedding reception there on Valentines Day in 2009 and go back each year to celebrate both our wedding anniversary AND Valentines Day. The staff have ALWAYS bent over backwards to ensure our stay... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I decided to spoil my beautiful lady for her birthday and Valentines day by taking her up into the mountains for a romantic getaway. We had a lovely dinner and enjoyed the tranquil surrounds Mt Tamborine had to offer. After a relaxing night we checked out and headed home, chatting about the possibility of holding our wedding at Songbirds Rainforest... More 

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Songbirds10, Owner at Songbirds Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

WOW! We had a 2 night minimum stay for Valentines Weekend. You knew that AND you admitted you did AND you received a confirmation from us clearly stating it was for the TWO night stay. YOU checked out after one night. Surely a supposedly smart fellow like you knows the difference between staying two nights and staying one night?? We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Amazing......Amazing.......Amazing!!!!!!!!!! Songbirds restaurant Is definitely a unique food experience which you should indulge in when you visit the Mountain. Here is one of those success stories developed by an outstanding, highly skilled chef. A degustation menu can sometimes be "disgusting" with too many courses and too many conflicting flavors which simply confuse your taste buds and bloat you with too... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Songbirds consists a small group of bungalows supported by a reception area & restaurant in the forest at North Tamborine, an hour's drive west of Surfers Paradise. We arrived on a Sunday afternoon & stayed 2 nights. Our bungalow was the most isolated, but the others seem well separated by trees, and all are well away from the main building.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

We had a perfect, faultless, worth every penny experience. we tried the a & b tasting menu with matching wines and it was Devine. Awesome staff and chef. Love the atmosphere with nature all around. This was a well presented restaurant. Look forward to returning.

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