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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What an amazing place!!! From the moment you drive up the driveway, you are blown away by the well designed and laid out property. Everything has been carefully thought out and considered. The staff are overly welcoming and extremely engaging and the bar staff are very talented. The villa was spacious and well laid out. The cedar spa is a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the minute we arrived I could feel the soothing energy coming from Maleny. We were greeted with such warmth at reception and shown to our room. The outlook is nothing short of magnificent. The room pure luxury. A spa bath with privacy and greenery so there is no need to close the blinds. A bathroom that is heavenly on... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have just spent 3 relaxing days at Spicers Tamarind at Maleny for our anniversary. After disappointing experiences with other supposedly "luxury" resort chains (Peppers Hepburn Springs, VIC - will never stay with peppers again) we did not want to get our hopes up, but Spicers Tamarind was perfect! Our secluded falls villa with cedar hot tub... More 

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Thank BettiBris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my most favourite hinterland properties - ever. In fact, it's one of my favourite in the world in terms of value for money and location. The rooms are absolutely gorgeous and if you're craving some rest and relaxing time, and picture sinking into a gigantic bathtub with a glass of wine - this is just the... More 

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Thank Lilly_in_the_city
Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing breakfast before my day spa experience. The service was fantastic, the breakfast was the best I've had out in years and the atmosphere was spot on. Absolute 5 star rating for the breakfast and the tamarind experience. I just want to point out that I'm actually a local and did not stay at there however I... More 

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Thank _adios82
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very well appointed pavilion, they have thought of everything to make your stay a wonderful experience. The dining is also fantastic - don't forget to try the platters, which are a very nice in-room dining alternative!!!

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Laidley, Queensland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Wow, that about sums it up - all in 1 word... Amazing venue for a wedding... As a guest this would have to be everyone's dream wedding... Location, staff, villas, food and everything else that goes with a luxurious stay... If I could turn back time for my wedding, it would be here..

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Thank Liesa G
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We stayed in a 2 bedder (pavillion #10) on the first evening and it was really nice and thoroughly appointed but for only 2 people, we didn't need the extra space so opted to move to a 1 bedder for our second nights stay (the staff made this transition completely seamless). The main reason however was that we wanted to... More 

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Thank Courtney W
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Another glorious stay - check in was perfect as was everything else in this gorgeous retreat. Our favourite Villa was perfect as usual. Everything perfectly clean (and I am very fussy). Even the windows and screens were clean. We have stayed at quite a few different resorts and there is always something that is not right/clean but at Spicers Tamarind... More 

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Thank beafletcher
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Really enjoyed my lunch, you can see why this restaurant won Asian Restaurant of the Year. The Jazz music afterwards topped it off nicely. We did not stay here, but heard about the Sunday Jazz in the Rainforest so thought we would check it out.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set near a waterfall in stunning rainforest in the Sunshine Coast hinterland just 3 km east of Maleny, Spicers Tamarind Retreat is an intimately unique hideaway. Intimate, private and romantic, every villa is your escape from it all. Curl up in front of your own wood burning fireplace, relax and read a book, or just sink back into the luxurious King-size bed. Pure zen. Spicers Tamarind Retreat offers a choice of stand-alone villas:- five x 1 bedroom villas with lounge, large bathroom, king bedroom, fireplace and outdoor cedar hot tub- six x 2 bedroom villas with lounge, open fireplace, outdoor day bed, two bedrooms, two large bathrooms and rainforest views- one x 2 bedroom villa with wheelchair access and amenities. The Tamarind restaurant is an award-winning Modern Asian restaurant and cooking school, recently being awarded Two Chef's Hats by Qld Good Food Guide and AHA Best Boutique Hotel 2015. Spicers Tamarind Retreat boasts a destination Day Spa with four large treatment rooms, hydrotherapy room, mineralised spa, steam room, rain shower, private change rooms and bathrooms, open deck and specialty foot treatment room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spicers Tamarind Retreat

Address: 88 Obi Lane S, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Maleny
Price Range: $286 - $456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Spicers Tamarind Retreat 4.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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