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Room was deluxe but not especially clean. Food was excellent. Management however was not particularly hospitable.
Probably one to two nights is the ideal period.
With a bit more effort this place could be fantastic, but to reach that level you need something more than...More
Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
The hotel is pretty nice, our bedroom was nice as well but the walls are mosquito nets, not cool for privacy! We booked a bedroom with private bedroom but we don't have hot water so we had to take our shower in the shared bathroom,...More
This place has pros and cons:
Pros- beautiful rainforest, nice views from the resturant area. Relaxing break from daily hum drum.
Food is delicious and filling. Staff are overall helpful.
Lots of wildlife to see- I managed to snap a selfie with a Cassowary
Nature & Nurture all in one place. Wonderful setting with wonderful staff. You can cook for yourself or let them cook for you (vegan & vegetarians catered for). Beach down the hill and all types of accommodation available. Great for groups, couples even singles. Will...More
Sanctuary is one of a kind. Situated in Bingil Bay in an area of rainforest backing on to Garner's Beach the place is impressive from both a tourism and ecological perspective.
I stayed in basic accomodation ($75 for a cabin - no bathroom, just a...More
Response from SanctuaryRetreat, Manager at Sanctuary RetreatResponded 26 June 2017
Thanks for the honest and great review. Sanctuary is one of a kind, it's not for everyone.
But if you have a pair of walking boots, enjoy nature and also like great food , then it may be for you too
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US$57 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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