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Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe Island

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Lagoon Road Old Settlement Beach, Lord Howe Island 2898 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Airport Transportation
Room Service
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived on the island to the moment we left, we were looked after so well, that we are looking forward to visiting again. The friendly staff at the resort could not do enough for us. We were on our 10th anniversary...More

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Response from Bill S, Owner at Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe IslandResponded yesterday

Dear Doug and Kaz Congratulations on your 10th anniversary and honeymoon, and we are delighted you chose to come and stay with us and celebrate such a magical anniversary. Thankyou for your review and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed Lord Howe Island...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful week recently on Lord Howe staying ar Arajilla which provides superb accommodation- spacious room and high quality meals. The staff were friendly and attentive. Was well worth it. Thank you!

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Response from Bill S, Owner at Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe IslandResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed Arajilla and Lord Howe Island, it really is a piece of heaven and we love to share this with our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards Bill

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of our Golden Wedding Anniversary celebration we spent a few days at the Arajillo Retreat. As part of our 3 weeks in Australia we wanted a little luxury. The location is great with everything that WA wanted to do within walking distance. We...More

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Response from Bill S, Owner at Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe IslandResponded yesterday

Dear Susie Firstly congratulations on your anniversary, such a huge achievement, congratulations!! Thankyou for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed the beauty of Lord Howe Island, it truly is a magical island and we love sharing it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If u are reading this because u are wondering if Arajilla is worth the money, the short answer is absolutely! Worth every cent. The accommodation was beautiful and modern with lots of nice little extras in the mini bar. We had a nice little lounge...More

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Response from Bill S, Owner at Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe IslandResponded yesterday

Dear Ann-Marie Congratulations on your second honeymoon. Thankyou so much for your review and it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed Lord Howe Island and staying at Arajilla. There is definitely a lot to explore on Lord Howe Island and the beauty of it...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

It takes a few days to shake off the flights & rewind the memories. I'm left with a holiday hangover (plus 4kgs) of loveliness. Firstly I think those Michelin Star Chef judges need to pay Arajilla's kitchen a visit & bring some hat's with them....More

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Response from Bill S, Owner at Arajilla Retreat - Lord Howe IslandResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou so much for your review, i thoroughly enjoyed reading it and so glad you enjoyed your holiday. Our chef's are definitely extremely talented and they produce the most amazing creative food and they take alot of pride in what they deliver to our guests....More

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Renowned for its warm and friendly service and laid back ambience, Arajilla Retreat encapsulates the very essence of Lord Howe Island, offering guests a haven of tranquillity and peace. Arajilla is perfectly positioned on the northern sheltered end of the Island’s lagoon just behind Old Settlement Beach, where meandering pathways lead through native gardens to the beach, to its serene Ayurvedic Spa luxurious suites. Explore the extraordinary scenery and wildlife of World Heritage listed Lord Howe Island. Walk bush trails, climb mountains, swim, surf, snorkel, fish, cycle around the Island, play golf beneath the mountains, take it easy on a deserted beach, enjoy a massage or treatment. And it’s all less than a two hour flight from Sydney or Brisbane.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$843 - US$1,666 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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5 January 2017|
Response from Bill S | Property representative |
Hi Barbara Thankyou for your question and apologies for the delay in coming back to you, yes you will be met at the airport and taken to Arajilla, the Kentia and Banyan Suites both have walk-in showers. We look forward to... More
Hans K
19 November 2014|
Response from Karen F | Reviewed this property |
Most days are spent in either activewear or beachwear. It's nice to make an effort for dinner... Smart casual but neat, elegant but not over the top.
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"Kentia Suite suited us fine."
9 Sep 2018
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"Kentia suite was lovely"
7 Sep 2018
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"Banyan Suites have rooms adjoining either side and you can hear the people next door speaking and moving...."
3 Sep 2018
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"would recommend the cheapest rooms...additional expense not really worth it unless you really need the room..."
2 May 2018
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