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Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens

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Address: 81 Monet Drive, Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6684 3111
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A short scenic journey into Byron's hinterland lies a faraway magical...

A short scenic journey into Byron's hinterland lies a faraway magical place.Walk among gods through the famous Buddha Walk, lined with rose quartz, hand carved statues and home to four metre blessing Buddha. Breathe in the stunning gardens, rainforest and find yourself in the ancient labyrinth.
Behold the southern hemisphere's only Kalachakra World Peace Stupa, an amazing monumental project blessed by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.Everyday at 3.10 pm, find peace with 'The Crystal Castle Peace Experience', a unique free offering that deepens sense of wellness with enriching sound healing baths, meditations and sacred 'Kora' walks.Marvel at the exquisite jewellery and amazing crystals from all corners of the globe. With an extensive collection of books, CDs, body products and unique gifts ideal to suit any occasion.
Relax at the Lotus Cafe and drink in the breathtaking views of the Byron hinterland while enjoying amazing healthy food and tempting treats. 
Only 20 minutes from Byron Bay and 40 minutes from the Gold Coast airport.Ignite the senses, enrich your spirit.Discover the jewel of Byron.Open 10am - 5pm NSW time. Except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday.

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Stunning

This place is beautiful! well maintained and lots to look at. Short drive from Byron bay, good for a half day trip :)

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Crystal Castle is a beautiful place to visit, so many amazing things to do and see! Rainforest walk, meditation, giant crystals and many lovely people happy to help 💕

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Thank Michelle K
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi Michelle K, We find it a stunning place too! Thanks for reviewing the Crystal Castle and we look forward to welcoming you back again one day soon! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It´s a true temple. Nothing is imposed on you. You just take in the vibe, the crystals and the beautiful, otherworldly statues that adorn the grounds. It´s one of the most special places I have ever visited and am grateful to have visited.

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Thank Bairavee B
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi Bairavee B, We're so glad you had an amazing time! Thanks for reviewing the Crystal Castle and we look forward to your next visit. Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a magical place!!! I love crystals and collect quite a few at home and Crystal Castle was a place i had to visit. The grounds are beautiful and the crystals are spectacular. They have many different types and sizes. We enjoyed the walk around the grounds and having a read about the different Buddhas and meanings throughout. I really... More 

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Thank amanda0709
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi amanda0709, Thank you so much for your review and sharing your experience. We love hearing about our visitors journeys and the magic the grounds share with everyone:) Enjoy your crystals! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved Crystal Castle, we paid for the multiple visits within a month and well and truly got our monies worth. The experiences we did was the Shambala gardens, Music of the Plants and the Crystal experience, all very different, but informative and enjoyable experiences. The cafe had lovely food with an amazing view. We did the Peace experience every... More 

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Thank Katie M
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi Katie M, We're so happy to hear you loved your multiple visits and you even got to experience the Enchanted cave, which is a first world wide!! Thanks for such a lovely review and insight on your journey at Crystal Castle. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime soon! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having previously visited Crystal Castle in 2003 it has been far too long between visits. Since then the site has evolved amazingly. The location and concept were wonderful to start with but things have been taken to a whole new level. A great deal of hard work and finances have gone into the development of the grounds and it really... More 

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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi JeffreyRam, WOW! thank you for such a heart warming review! We absolutely love hearing about our visitors journey's and how they experience the Crystal Castle. We have shared this with our team as it's a great reflection on how far we have evolved and the joy crystals can bring! Thank you for sharing and we look forward to welcoming... More 

Ulverstone, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have visited and the first place we've headed to after arriving from interstate. A place to be calm and relax and reflect. The staff are friendly and helpful but not overbearing, the gardens are beautiful, serene and peaceful and the restaurant serves a good selection of healthy, nutritious and yummy food. The crystals are... More 

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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi MrRabbit P, What a lovely review! thanks for spending the time to share your experience. Look forward to welcoming you back! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is beautiful! well maintained and lots to look at. Short drive from Byron bay, good for a half day trip :)

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Thank TarshHunt
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi TarshHunt, Thanks for reviewing the Crystal Castle! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

Brisbane, Australia
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135 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited her over 3 years ago so we weren't too sure what to expect this time around. Have to say very impressed with the layout, the amenities and also the food choices in the restaurant. The highlight though for us was the Free sound healing on a Sunday afternoon. So cool to just relax to the sound of crystal... More 

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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi Richard T, Thanks for sharing your experience and reviewing the Crystal Castle. We look forward to welcoming you back, especially for the crystal singing bowl meditation! Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

Mullumbimby, Australia
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for this vision- come- real ever expanding- ever -exploring opportunity for visitors and local residents to bask in the glory of our world minerals in a spectacular Eastern sculpture garden .

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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi Sandra F, Wow, thanks for your amazing review! Look forward to welcoming you back, The Crystal Castle Team. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crystal Castle is gorgeous; I stop by whenever I drive up past Byron Bay. It is well worth the detour. The atmosphere is calm and relaxing, and all staff I've encountered are friendly and welcoming. The cafe is open air, allowing sweet gentle breezes to flow through. Perfect on some of the warmer days when you're trying to enjoy a... More 

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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this review

Hi CaptainTravellust, Thanks for your lovely review! We also find it magical, especially strolling around the gardens! Look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Bright Blessings, The Crystal Castle Team More 

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