We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day Spa

Room & Suite (18)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (3)
60 Monarch Pl Mons, Buderim, Queensland 4556 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbuddha barsunshine coastrickjazanitamollyrainforesthosts
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 5 reviews
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying that I have never experienced this kind personal service in all my years of travelling. Rick and Jaz (and darling Molly) are truly remarkable! Nothing was too much trouble. Anything we wanted, at any time! The entire premises is immaculate! Daily...More

Thank Troy N
Response from RDHOZ, Owner at Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day SpaResponded October 17, 2017

Hi Troy & Sandra, Thank you soo much for your kind words. It was a real pleasure having you stay with us and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We promise to try and turn the rain off if you visit again. Rick,...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017

We choose Samara for our 10th Wedding anniversary which was a very important milestone for us. We wanted something low key and relaxing and Samara delivered that for us. From the time we met Rick and Jaz we felt welcomed and relaxed. The massage, location,...More

1  Thank suryapnaidu
Reviewed June 19, 2017

I don't often leave reviews but this place has amazing hospitality and amazing atmosphere. Quiet, peaceful and relaxing! Rick and Jaz were amazing hosts and very accommodating. Lovely welcome reception and the on-site treatments are luxurious.

Thank claudeBNE
Response from Samararetreat, Owner at Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day SpaResponded July 9, 2017

Hi Claude, It was such a pleasure to have you and your fiancé :-) (Sally) with us. You make a lovely couple and we wish you all the best for your future. Thank you for sharing your very special moment with us. Jaz & Rick

Reviewed April 25, 2017

Spent a glorious weekend at Samara, lapping up the luxurious surrounds and generous hospitality shown to us by hosts Rick and Jaz (and Honey and Molly). From the moment we arrived, everything about our stay was totally enjoyable. The house is amazing, from the stunning...More

1  Thank Stu W
Response from Rick H, Owner at Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day SpaResponded April 27, 2017

Hi Stuart & Caroline, Thank you so much for your review. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us. Both Jaz and I hope that you had a safe trip home and we hope to see you again one day soon. Keep well....More

Reviewed February 7, 2017

Firstly, let me tell you this is the first review I have ever written, not because I'm lazy, just because I really never had a reason to write one previously. In the past our little getaways had always been good but nothing to write home...More

1  Thank George-Dianne-Dove
Response from SamaraRR, Owner at Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day SpaResponded February 9, 2017

Hi George & Dianne, It was a real pleasure to have you stay with us, thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Rick & Jaz

View more reviews
Samara is as unique and beautiful as it is smart and modern and as is sensually exciting as it is overwhelmingly relaxing. Featuring 2 beautifully appointed and luxurious Guest Suites, as well as a ...More stunning day spa, wet edge pool, heated jacuzzi & sauna, our guests will leave feeling refreshed and energised. A choice of spa facilities are available to our guests by appointment. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Buderim
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Buderim
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (3)
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Buderim Fiesta Motel
51 reviews
1.50 miles away
Sunshine Coast Motor Lodge
100 reviews
3.56 miles away
Red Bridge Motor Inn
139 reviews
4.07 miles away
Maroochy Waterfront Camp & Conference Centre
16 reviews
4.28 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 79 restaurants in Buderim
Jampa's Spirit of Tibet
79 reviews
.47 miles away
115 reviews
.89 miles away
Rangoli Indian Restaurant
139 reviews
2.22 miles away
98 Fish
44 reviews
1.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 18 attractions in Buderim
Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis
21 reviews
1.32 miles away
Sunshine Coast Brewery
13 reviews
2.19 miles away
Queensland Zoo/ Wildlife HQ
131 reviews
2.45 miles away
Chancellor Park Golf Driving Range
12 reviews
2.51 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Samara Rainforest Retreat & Day Spa staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Bridge suite looks out over the rain forest and has its own outdoor seating area with access to the pool and..."
Read review
"The Bridge suite is Amaazzzzingggggg ha ha."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing