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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I did a 7 night stay at Gwinganna in the week between finishing one job and starting another. I was completely burnt out from 20 years of working massive hours and having constant deadlines. It was exactly the stop point i needed to completely turn my lifestyle around and start a new career fresh, focused and ready to go -... More 

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Thank adventuregirl1968
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I have just retired, and were looking to review our overall health, particularly exercise and diet matters. These were covered and much more in hte 1 week detox program. They catered to my dietary preferences, got me exercising more, provided top class food, fixed the sore spot in my back, helped me sleep better, and gave me... More 

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Thank lyell607
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended the Winter Wellness program over a three night weekend in July. I booked a short stay to decide whether it was for me. It was! Great well thought out program, no pressure to join in but you just want too. Fabulous food and the Dream Time ....just that. Staff are all helpful, Megan, Shelley stand outs. John a... More 

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Bright.
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Took a week stay here and was delighted. Focus on health and relaxation every fascet was covered and covered very well by excellent facilities and very dedicated staff. Beautiful rooms, relaxing environment. Whole food menu creative and very well presented.

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1 Thank Martyn P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I recently stayed there for a 5 days retreat. Over the last few years I have tried several of the kind worldwide yet I always return to Gwinganna. The friendliness of the staff (QLD style) and renewal of the food offering, the activities and the surroundings make this place unique. Obviously don't expect TV and minibar, this is a CNN,... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

This has to be the best retreat. It's so good I am lost for words. To summarise best surroundings, best accommodation, best food, best spa, best facilities and support by friendly specialised staff making it the best experience.

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Awesome week surrounded by incredible nature, nourishing food, fun and challenging activity, wonderful dynamic people and lots of r&r. I've left with 18 intentions to action over the next 3 months to make a healthier best me. Thank you Gwinganna. See you in another 5 years.

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Southport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the 5 day program immensely and a month later still feel the benefits. Situated in Tallebudgera Valley with views of the entire Gold Coast each day starts with Qi gong as the sun rises. There are many different activity options available like hard or easy walks, organic gardening talks, Pilates, spin and stretch classes, cooking lessons, deep water... More 

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2 Thank Palmbeachgal
Gwinganna, Manager at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Palmbeachgal Thank you for taking the time to write this review, I am sure your story will assist so many who are considering a visit. Like you, we love our location with ocean and valley views and the morning Qi gong is such a highlight for so many guests. We try to continually evolve and offer a diverse range... More 

Alexandra Headland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

The week I spent at Gwinganna recently was one of the best experiences of my life. I was one of the older guests! I loved and embraced every minute. I would recommend it for everyone on this planet. The staff are amazing, could not fault any of them. The lectures were informative and the presentations had us all enthralled. I... More 

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Gwinganna, Manager at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Catfudge Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and provide such a valuable recommendation. We are so happy that you had such a wonderful experience and all our team will be thrilled to read this. With a large and diverse team of experts here we know it is vital that we all share the same vision... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

My husband and I recently spent 5 nights at Gwinganna and thoroughly enjoyed it. Set in the hinterlands it is so beautiful and peaceful with plenty of natural habitat surrounding. We stayed in one of the new Meditation Suites overlooking the billabong and it was just divine. We were there for the Optimum Wellbeing program and we just loved everything... More 

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Gwinganna, Manager at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Macca2610 Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent stay. As you may have seen at the retreat many guests visit on their own, but couples also get a great range of benefits from sharing this time together. We are very pleased to read that staff were helpful particularly when guests may not be used to being without... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a world of busy, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat stands apart as the destination to help you rest and revive and inspires you to live a healthier life. Whether you stay for a spa weekend over two nights or the popular detox program over seven days, you will connect with supportive professionals who will teach you resilience in the modern world.Australia's award winning lifestyle retreat is surrounded by ocean and valley views in the Gold Coast hinterland, with exceptional facilities including the stunning Spa Sanctuary, one of the largest spas in the Southern Hemisphere. Enjoy delicious organic cuisine, an extensive range of activities and stylish accommodation including luxury villas. Gwinganna.....for the rest of your life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat

Address: 192 Syndicate Rd, Tallebudgera, Gold Coast, Queensland 4228, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Tallebudgera
Price Range: $980 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 52
Also Known As:
Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat Hotel Tallebudgera
Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat Australia/Gold Coast, Queensland
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