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    Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia

    165 Thompsons Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
    011 61 7 4839 7736
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    Traveller (168)
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “tai chi” (43 reviews)
    “life changing” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Offers & Announcements: $1000 off 10 day program
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    11 - 15 of 391 reviews

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    My 5 day stay at Golden Door was a time to put myself first for a change and to relax recuperate, detox and enjoy the beautiful food and environment. It was a great opportunity to reassess my health, create some new habits and get support...More

    Thank Kate U
    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 28 August 2017

    Dear Kate, Thank you so much for the time you have taken to write about the wonderful stay you had at Golden Door. We're glad that you loved so many elements of the retreat and the opportunity to do as little or as much as...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Spent a relaxing, enjoyable, memorable and wholesome time at the Golden Door. Learnt a lot and there are things I'm sure to include in my regular routine from now on. If you have the time and means to go, don't hesitate. The staff is very...More

    Thank CesarCanada
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    I returned to Golden Door after a gap of 7 years, to take a break from the pressures of life and to re-establish my fitness and wellness goals. The team were great in helping me achieve what I wanted and I'm continuing on. The facilities...More

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    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 28 August 2017

    It was wonderful to welcome you back Anthony! Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are thrilled to hear that your most recent stay inspired you to achieve your health and wellness goals and continue your progress at home. Looking forward...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    Golden Door is a complete package - rest, relief, reassurance, resurgence and relaxing! I cannot recommend the entire experience more. I went to try and focus on what the next chapter of my life holds as I move through a transition, and with the help...More

    Thank Amanda M
    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 8 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback Amanda. We are so pleased to hear your stay with us was deeply restorative and nurturing for you and that the support from our team helped you achieve your goals. Well done on embracing the Golden Door...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    To say that Golden Door is life changing would be an understatement. From my very first day on the retreat (I stayed for 7 nights), I felt both at home, at ease, more relaxed and more confident than I have in years. The food is...More

    2  Thank Tara S
    Response from GoldenDoorElysia, General Manager at Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa ElysiaResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Tara, thank you so much for the time you have taken to write about the wonderful experience you had at Golden Door. We are thrilled to hear that your stay has had a life-changing impact and left you feeling transformed! We are glad you...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • #2 Spa Hotel in Pokolbin
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Pokolbin
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 74
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Pokolbin
    • Also Known As
    • The Golden Door Health Retreat Elysia Hotel Pokolbin ,
    • Golden Door Health Retreat & Spa Elysia Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin, Australia
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    Sharon B
    25 October 2017|
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    Response from 144DiC | Reviewed this property |
    My understanding is that it has Asian owners and Golden Door manage the entire complex as a Health Resort/ Spa which is excellent. Check with The resort itself.
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    ljf_8
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from GoldenDoorElysia | Property representative |
    We are looking forward to welcoming you to The Golden Door for your upcoming retreat stay. Our Spa team are more than happy to take your treatment preferences and explain a little more about a typical day's schedule. Please... More
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    Maryejanen
    13 April 2016|
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    Response from Chris15570 | Reviewed this property |
    All the rates are polished on their website, and if you are unsure just call them and ask. They are very helpful and obliging and will not try to pressure you into anything.
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    Room Tips
    "North facing gets afternoon sun - the time of day when you want to be relaxing in your villa and soaking up..."
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    "All the rooms have views, some are closer to the central facilities hub, but its only a couple of minutes..."
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    "All rooms are great although upper-levels ones i think are best."
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    "You are up high so all of the rooms have a view and either get the morning or afternoon sun."
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