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    Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia

    165 Thompsons Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tai chi” (38 reviews)
    “life changing” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Fitness center
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Spicers Vineyards Estate
    854 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 375 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Having never been to a health retreat before I was a little uncertain but also committed to keep an open mind and try new things. The entire experience was incredible. Living without caffeine, alcohol, red meat, saturated fat or processed sugar (and screens/phones only in...More

    Thank Darth D
    Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

    I haven't been to Elysia for 7 years. Came for the 5 day program with a friend and shared a 2 bedroom villa. Accommodation is immaculate, is spacious, and has a wonderful layout. The food is incredible, so much so we both bought the latest...More

    Thank Lovestodine3000
    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you chose to stay with us again. It was fantastic to read that you were inspired to recreate Golden Door’s recipes in your own kitchen and we are thrilled to hear you will be returning....More

    Reviewed June 4, 2017

    This stay was for a group of friends for a weekend treat. Fabulous villa! We were in a 3-bedroom villa that had spectacular views, tasteful décor and was generally a great spot to chill out in with a group of friends. We all had our...More

    2  Thank hatwilltravel
    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded June 7, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the menu and the beautiful location of our retreat. Our Golden Door guest amenity range is undergoing an exciting reformulation. This new range keeps within our philosophy...More

    Reviewed May 19, 2017

    Elysia is a superb haven in the beautiful NSW Hunter Valley. A typical day may include tai chi, deep water running, stretching, exercise classes, yoga, meditation, excellent seminars on health, nutrition, resilience and nurturing spa therapies. The location is gorgeous, the villas very comfortable, the...More

    1  Thank Charles G
    Response from Brigid W, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded May 23, 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback Charles, it was fantastic to see you again at Golden Door. We really appreciate the positive comments about our team and I will be sure to pass these on. We are thrilled you had such an enjoyable stay and...More

    Reviewed May 17, 2017

    Staff exceptional, knowledgeable in all aspects of health, mindfulness,yoga,food,Pilates, meditation and Tai chi. Accommodation good, villa's have 2 seperate bedrooms with ensuite in each, beds comfortable,TV in each, air conditioning. Food got a little boring after 5 days but you are there to detox so...More

    Thank 144DiC
    Response from Brigid W, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded May 23, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your Golden Door experience. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the program activities on offer, your spa treatments and the knowledge from our passionate team. We will continue to raise the bar with our food...More

    Spicers Vineyards Estate
    854 reviews
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    #3 of 15 hotels in Pokolbin
     
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    About
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    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Pokolbin
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Pokolbin
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Pokolbin
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 74
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    • New South Wales >
    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Pokolbin
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    • Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin
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    Traveler (164)
    Room & Suite (60)
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    April 13, 2016|
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    Response from Brendan M | Reviewed this property |
    Send an email to the lovely Sloan at reservations. Get the reservations email from their website. They will often do special deals in Winter. Reservations team are very helpful.
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    "rooms with sunset are good"
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    "All OK as the rooms form a circle around the main facilities."
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    "Quieter rooms away from centre involve another kilometre of running to meals and activities every day."
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