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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We really enjoyed our 1 night stay in this place. This is very remote from everything, yet a short drive from the motorway, which was a perfect to stop for a night during our long drive. it is also 5-10min drive from Nambucca Heads and Valla Beach, which are both a short visit if you stay here. I must say... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Didn't find your place only dirt road with signs nailed to trees say private property keep my money and provide better signage especially in the dark on your new road.The first turn off had a wire fence the second had a small sign further down pointing up a road telling people to go no further couldn't even read it from... More 

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Thank Lyn M
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Had a fantastic birthday weekend getaway and couldn't have picked a better lodging. Owner was very friendly and accommodating (even drove us to the local winery) and the views are incredible, as well as the place being immaculate. Very relaxing and be back for sure :)

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Thank oneshot86400
Mountain View, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

This was an absolutely beautiful location, one of the highlight spots of our holiday. The accommodation was well appointed, clean and very comfortable. Our host, Tony was super friendly and gave us some great tips on places to visit. We can't wait to come back and more time at the fantastic Sacred Mountain Retreat.

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2 Thank wavydavy66
Canberra
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

We stayed here for a night en route north. It was gorgeously appointed, spacious and had a great view through to the coast. Owner was lovely, accommodating and welcoming. Kitchen was well-stocked. Was great for a way to break the trip that isn't falling into a depressing motel room, but would also work for a longer stay given the facilities.... More 

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1 Thank Cassie77
Victoria, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Sacred Mountain Retreat……… To quote the title of Thomas Hardy's novel "Far from the Madding Crowd" Is a perfect elucidation of the haven. The only overt noise is the sounds of the exquisite neighbourhood feathered creatures. So beautiful & confident to greet you in the morning for what ever you would generously share with them. Yet one can still visit... More 

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1 Thank j0hnmichelle
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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

While the house had good views (reached via an almost vertical driveway) the overall cost and for what it was represented poor value for money. As an example we stayed at a superior room at the Langham hotel Melbourne for the same cost. The interior was clean and functional. Overall the building interior was clinical and was not comfortable -... More 

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1 Thank Poluanaigh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

A few friends and I were keen to find a place with nice views to relax from our hectic work schedules. I booked Sacred Mountain Retreat not knowing much about it, and could not have been more impressed. On arrival we were greeted by the loveliest people you will ever meet, and guided to an amazing cottage. On the table... More 

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1 Thank Kathleen W
Brisbane
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We were pleasantly surprised as we drove up the mountain ridge to Sacred Mountain Retreat and then amazed when we actually stood on the verandah of our cottage at the breathtaking views. We could see up to the mountains of Dorrigo National Park, out to the ocean in front and then down to the headlands of Nambucca and South West... More 

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1 Thank Kerrie L
Egypt, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Although it is in a nice location and the features were of reasonable quality there were damaged fly screens and dated furniture which made it hard to justify the hefty price tag. Private and quiet but a dissapointment nonetheless.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury self contained cottage set amidst tropical gardens in an elevated position overlooking ocean, mountains, rivers and rolling farm land. Guaranteed spectacular views from every window. A secluded secret paradise half way between Sydney & Brisbane with every facility at your doorstep. Handy to beaches, National Parks & close to Coffs Harbour Regional Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sacred Mountain Retreat

Address: Burkes Lane, Valla, New South Wales 2448, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Valla
Price Range: €184 - €236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sacred Mountain Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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 of 5 bubbles CSutton2014, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
“All rooms appear excellent although we chose the newest which is the Panorama but all have wonderful views.”
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