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Nambucca Heads, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our stay at SummerHills is always amazing, from the comfortable spacious accommodation to the fantastic kitchen and dining space, the welcoming host Francesca and of course the views!!!! Our children are always made to feel most welcome too.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at summerhills retreat a few weekends ago, we really loved the forests and the gardens and the room was very clean. The big spa was very nice and relaxing. We needed a break away and the privacy of the forest garden cabin really suited us down to the ground. It had a barbeque and kitchen which was really... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been sneaking away to our home away from home in Bangalow hinterland for 10 years. We have traveled extensively around the world in the last 12 years but have had trouble finding a more beautiful holiday destination. Summerhills Retreat has it all. Super luxurious accommodation amazing veiws and the best hosts you could ask for. Francesca and her... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

SummerHills was an absolutely beautiful experience. Francesca was warm and knowledgeable about everything the area had to offer, we were fortunate she recommended the cafes and restaurants in Bangalow because they were a highlight! The landscape around the property is divine, it was such a pleasure to look out the window and from the outdoor spa to see a panorama... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We have stayed at summerhills retreat a few times now, we simply love this place, just a few minutes out of bangalow which we really love the village, the shopping, markets and cafes... We normally stay in the cabana cabin but this time we tried the palm view Tuscany suite and it suited us quite well. Super fast Wi-Fi is... More 

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Melb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Return visit to Summer Hills was just as good as the first. This time we stayed in the Forest Retreat Cabin which was nicely decorated with a large spa and king size bed and also very private. The cabin has a kitchen and bbq but there are plenty of good places to eat just 5-10 minutes (by car) down the... More 

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Port Douglas, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the cabana! An absolutely amazing well set out little cottage with all we needed to stay 4 amazing days. The spa was my favourite to sit in and we got complementary bottle of champagne to top it all off! It was great to be up in the hills on the countryside rather than being in town or... More 

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Thank Soraya B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Many thanks Francesca for our lovely holiday at Summerhills. Our stay offered the sense of rejuvenation and replenishment we had been ready for! The natural beauty and peaceful surrounds provided a refreshing sanctum. Thank You again, we are looking forward to our next visit.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Summerhills Retreat was the perfect place for me to "get away from it all”. From the first time I spoke with Francesca, I knew I had chosen the right place. She was so kind and accommodating on the phone. I booked a package with daily yoga, massages and a breakfast basket. My whole stay was nothing short of total bliss,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

It is important to be clear we were in the Tuscany suite. I booked the Tuscany suite after reviewing the lovebirds website for "partner time away". My expectation of the promoted view is that we would have a view and understood a deck or balcony would be logical. The view had to be attained by standing right on the window... More 

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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Private Sanctuary Retreat, this beautiful Bangalow accommodation is set on 113 lush acres in the picturesque Byron Bay Hinterland, cocooning just 4 sets of guests at one time. Offering self-contained spa cabins & spa villas, each suite has either tropical garden or mountain views, air conditioning, personal spa bath, own kitchen/kitchenette, bathrobes, beach towels, LCD TV, DVD player and access to a gas bbq and outdoor timber setting. Facilities on-site include a 12 metre Saltwater Swimming Pool, Yoga Room, Massage & Beauty Pamper menus and Nature Walks at the Retreat (2km & 4km). This tranquil Bangalow accommodation is close to the vibrant village of Bangalow (4 minutes) and near the heart of Byron Bay (14 minutes). Close to excellent beaches and surfing, world class shopping and outstanding restaurants, this convenient Byron Bay accommodation also has free Wi-Fi and free movies for all guests, a 24 hour front desk reception and mini bar in most suites. There are golf courses and tennis courts close by as well as beautiful scenic drives throughout the hills above Byron Bay. This is Byron Bay Hinterland accommodation at its best. ... more   less 

Additional Information about SummerHills Retreat Byron Bay

Address: 100 Binna Burra Rd, Bangalow, New South Wales 2479, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Bangalow
Price Range: $265 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — SummerHills Retreat Byron Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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