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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place!!! From the moment you drive up the driveway, you are blown away by the well designed and laid out property. Everything has been carefully thought out and considered. The staff are overly welcoming and extremely engaging and the bar staff are very talented. The villa was spacious and well laid out. The cedar spa is a...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

From the minute we arrived I could feel the soothing energy coming from Maleny. We were greeted with such warmth at reception and shown to our room. The outlook is nothing short of magnificent. The room pure luxury. A spa bath with privacy and greenery so there is no need to close the blinds. A bathroom that is heavenly on...

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Thank Snoopstah33
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have just spent 3 relaxing days at Spicers Tamarind at Maleny for our anniversary. After disappointing experiences with other supposedly "luxury" resort chains (Peppers Hepburn Springs, VIC - will never stay with peppers again) we did not want to get our hopes up, but Spicers Tamarind was perfect! Our secluded falls villa with cedar hot tub...

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Thank BettiBris
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is one of my most favourite hinterland properties - ever. In fact, it's one of my favourite in the world in terms of value for money and location. The rooms are absolutely gorgeous and if you're craving some rest and relaxing time, and picture sinking into a gigantic bathtub with a glass of wine - this is just the...

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Thank Lilly_in_the_city
Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I had an amazing breakfast before my day spa experience. The service was fantastic, the breakfast was the best I've had out in years and the atmosphere was spot on. Absolute 5 star rating for the breakfast and the tamarind experience. I just want to point out that I'm actually a local and did not stay at there however I...

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Thank _adios82
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Very well appointed pavilion, they have thought of everything to make your stay a wonderful experience. The dining is also fantastic - don't forget to try the platters, which are a very nice in-room dining alternative!!!

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Thank benandtori2016
Laidley, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, that about sums it up - all in 1 word... Amazing venue for a wedding... As a guest this would have to be everyone's dream wedding... Location, staff, villas, food and everything else that goes with a luxurious stay... If I could turn back time for my wedding, it would be here..

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Thank Liesa G
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stayed in a 2 bedder (pavillion #10) on the first evening and it was really nice and thoroughly appointed but for only 2 people, we didn't need the extra space so opted to move to a 1 bedder for our second nights stay (the staff made this transition completely seamless). The main reason however was that we wanted to...

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Thank Courtney W
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Another glorious stay - check in was perfect as was everything else in this gorgeous retreat. Our favourite Villa was perfect as usual. Everything perfectly clean (and I am very fussy). Even the windows and screens were clean. We have stayed at quite a few different resorts and there is always something that is not right/clean but at Spicers Tamarind...

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Thank beafletcher
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Really enjoyed my lunch, you can see why this restaurant won Asian Restaurant of the Year. The Jazz music afterwards topped it off nicely. We did not stay here, but heard about the Sunday Jazz in the Rainforest so thought we would check it out.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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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 

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Address: 88 Obi Lane S, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Maleny
Price Range: $406 - $634 (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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“Any room or villa will be good. They are separate from each other and quite private.”
 of 5 bubbles MelP288, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rainforest villa (13) we stayed in had a wonderful bathroom opening out to the outdoors.”
  • Now that's my idea of a bath!
  • Our rainforest villa
  • Beautiful outlook from the bath
 of 5 bubbles christine112960, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you go to The Long Apron Resturant at the sister property Spicers Clovelly”
 of 5 bubbles RozW_13, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for the "indulgence pack" if wanting to impress that someone special”
 of 5 bubbles ianwesoll, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It would not matter where you room is, the place is divine.”
 of 5 bubbles Snoopstah33, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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