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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Another great experience at Spicers. Great service and food. The free cocktail making demonstration was fun. Managed to park my Tesla near the room and plug in with an extension lead. The degustation at Clovelly Estate was amazing

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GM_Bobbie, General Manager at Spicers Tamarind Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback TroyBrisbane, We will have to start moving with the times and install a charger in future. Things happen at a much slower pace here in the mountains! I really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us, here at Tamarind and at Clovelly. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Where do I start? Luxury accommodation in lush rainforest surrounds with beautifully maintained gardens and a world class restaurant. But what really sets this place apart (and certainly its greatest asset) is the people. There is an overwhelming impression that for the Spicers' team, service is not a job; it is a passion. The subtleties revealing an inherent satisfaction and... More 

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GM_Bobbie, General Manager at Spicers Tamarind Retreat, responded to this review

Alison, It is such a pleasure to be able to create a space and deliver an experience that allows one to escape the complications of life. I am so pleased we could deliver that for you. An absolute pleasure to meet you and we thank you for your honest and warming feedback. We can't wait to welcome you and your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

By far one of the most amazing hotels I have ever stayed in. The staff are genuinely happy to assist in any way and are so overly welcoming. The outdoor cedar tub is incredible especially in winter. The open fireplace (especially if you add champagne) really makes for a beautiful, intimate couple's getaway!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I arrived at Spicers Tamarind worn out from particularly busy/stressful period and emerged 4 days later with happiness in my heart and my tank overflowing. It is not the natural beauty of the Spicers property that brought me back, although this is what drew me there in the first place, it is the ability of the staff and management to... More 

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

A wonderful relaxing stay for my daughter and I. The friendly staff, highly recommend the villa with a hot tub, beautiful peaceful surroundings, food is Thai based and they cater for vegans which is a bonus. The day spa is a must do!

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Tallebudgera Valley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Excellent service from the reception and restaurant staff. Wonderful food. We really enjoyed the walk to Gardener's Falls right next to the property. Very relaxing and comfortable stay. We will be back.

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Coolum Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

We had previously visited the restaurant at Spicers Tamarind for dinner and enjoyed an exceptional banquet. Ever since this experience we have wanted to come and stay and enjoy another meal. The stay was wonderful and would recommend to any couple wanting a quiet relaxing venue with a first class restaurant.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This venue is everything we dreamed of and more. The staff are attentive yet not intrusive. On arrival, the room was beautifully made up with quiet jazz music playing and we were instantly relaxed. The beds are the comfiest beds I've ever slept in, so much so I made it a personal mission to find out the brands so I... More 

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Calamvale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

A nice and relaxing place to stay. The property was well presented. It was also nice to have the fire going on a winters night. There is a stream just a short walk from he villas, which is work a visit. The staff were great and the food was amazing!

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North Tamborine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

On arrival we received excellent service. The staff is very well trained. The accommodation was clean and quiet and well appointed. We decided staying in this property from its two hatted reputation awarded to its restaurant. We also appreciated to opportunity to experience the food at Clovelly Estate on the following evening in another two hatted restaurant. We did not... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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: $284 - $458 (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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