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Luxury Holidays At Spicers Tamarind Retreat

Nestled within the lush embrace of Queensland's Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Spicers Tamarind Retreat beckons travellers to discover a secluded paradise where luxury meets nature. Surrounded by lush rainforest and picturesque landscapes, this boutique retreat offers guests a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Set amidst towering trees and pristine landscapes, this intimate retreat offers a range of accommodations, including elegantly appointed guest rooms and secluded villas, each providing a peaceful sanctuary for relaxation. Beyond its inviting accommodations, the property offers a wealth of experiences to delight guests of all interests. Culinary enthusiasts can indulge in the art of Asian cuisine at The Tamarind Cooking School, while outdoor adventurers can explore the region's natural beauty through bushwalking, mountain biking, or a refreshing swim at Gardners Falls. With its seamless blend of luxury, nature and personalised experiences, Spicers Tamarind Retreat invites guests to escape the ordinary and immerse themselves in the beauty and tranquillity of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.

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  • Type: Luxury Hotel
  • Summary: Tranquil luxury retreat nestled in Sunshine Coast Hinterland
  • Feature: Seamless blend of luxury, nature and personalised experience
  • Rooms: 22 rooms
  • Nearest airport: Brisbane Airport
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Location and transfer

Approximately 70 minutes by private car transfer from Brisbane Airport. 


Spicers Tamarind Retreat, located in Queensland's Sunshine Coast Hinterland, offers a selection of accommodation options tailored to suit different preferences. The retreat provides guest rooms and villas designed to integrate with the natural environment, featuring amenities such as private balconies or verandas, spacious layouts and modern comforts like deep soaking tubs. Each room or villa offers a comfortable retreat for guests seeking relaxation amidst the tranquil rainforest setting.

   Spa Studio :expand_more
  • Size: 40m²
  • Room View: Rainforest view
  • Facilities: Along with offering stunning views of the nearby rainforest, the Spa Studio features a stunning open-plan room, a comfortable king-size bed, an elegant en suite with a shower and heated towel rack, a cosy lounge area and a chic kitchenette. Outside, guests can find a spacious deck complete with a private hot tub and luxury amenities.
   Luxury Falls Villa :expand_more
  • Size: 40m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: Adjacent to Gardners Falls, the Luxury Falls Villa boasts plenty of space. Guests can expect a comfortable bedroom complete with a king-size bed, a luxurious bathroom with a double shower and heated towel racks, an elegant kitchenette and a separate lounge area. Outside, guests can find a spacious deck complete with a private hot tub and incredible views.
   Luxury Forest Villa:expand_more
  • Size: 82m²
  • Room View: Rainforest view
  • Facilities: A stand-alone villa that’s nestled within the lush rainforest, the Luxury Forest Villa is sure to impress. This spacious escape offers two lavish bedrooms with king-size beds and elegant en suites, an expansive lounge area with a chic fireplace, a modern kitchenette and a large terrace with a king-size daybed.
   Orchard Villa:expand_more
  • Size: 107m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: The perfect home-away-from-home experience, the Orchard Villa is ideal for families or friends travelling together. This spacious villa features two large bedrooms with king-size beds and en suites, a fully equipped kitchen, a spacious living area with a fireplace and dining area, and a private terrace with outdoor seating.
   Gardner’s Villa:expand_more
  • Size: 83m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: Adjacent to Gardners Falls, this stand-alone villa is perfect for those seeking space and serenity. With plenty of nature-inspired touches, the Gardner’s Villa boasts two expansive bedrooms with king-size beds and elegant en suites, an airy lounge area with a rustic fireplace, a modern kitchenette and a spacious deck.

At Spicers Tamarind Retreat, dining is an integral part of the guest experience, offering a culinary journey that reflects the region's flavours and ingredients. The retreat's main dining venue is The Tamarind Restaurant, renowned for its innovative Asian-inspired cuisine crafted with locally sourced produce. Guests can indulge in a variety of dishes showcasing a fusion of Thai, Vietnamese, and Chinese influences, expertly prepared by the talented culinary team. The restaurant provides an elegant yet relaxed ambience, with indoor and outdoor seating options overlooking the picturesque rainforest surroundings. Additionally, guests can enjoy casual dining at The Tamarind Cooking School, where they can participate in hands-on cooking classes led by experienced chefs, learning to create authentic Asian dishes using fresh, seasonal ingredients.

The Tamarind:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Modern Asian cuisine
  • Setting: Open for lunch and dinner, this restaurant promises a warm and inviting atmosphere
  • Dress Code: Smart casual
  • Children's Menu: Yes
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Not essential but advised
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Hotel Experiences

At Spicers Tamarind Retreat, guests can indulge in a diverse range of experiences that capture the essence of Queensland's Sunshine Coast Hinterland. For culinary enthusiasts, The Tamarind Cooking School offers hands-on classes led by expert chefs, providing a deep dive into the vibrant flavours of Asian cuisine. Wine connoisseurs can embark on tastings at local wineries, discovering the region's unique varietals amidst scenic vineyards. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the surrounding landscape through bushwalking or mountain biking adventures, culminating in a relaxing picnic and swim at Gardners Falls. Thrill-seekers can satisfy their need for speed at the Big Kart Track, experiencing heart-pounding racing action. With an array of experiences catering to every interest, Spicers Tamarind Retreat promises a memorable and immersive retreat in the heart of nature's playground.


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