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Northwood, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We only spent one night at Spicer's Sangoma, a birthday treat for my wife, however in that brief time it exceeded expectations. Lunch on arrival followed by a relaxing afternoon and then dinner that evening made for a wonderful stay. Sam, the chef, greeted us on arrival and his cooking skills certainly matched his hospitality skills. The food is adventurous...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very peaceful retreat, a real occasion for a complete replenishing with mother nature. Birds, crickets, sound of the wind on each leaves' trees makes you feel purify,calm and serene all along your weekend. We had the chance to sleep in the escarpment room which is supply with a big terrace in the middle of the trees and only the trees!...

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Thank SebastienCrs
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Spicers Sangoma twice before and this time was just as amazing. We were greeted at the drive way and taken up to the guest lounge to enjoy some bubbles on the deck over looking the beautiful rolling hills with Sydney city on the horizon. We stayed in one of the newest rooms which was so beautiful! Day...

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Thank Mercho37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small boutique type of retreat with only a few rooms and a small intimate restaurant. The rooms are beautifully decorated with large bay windows towards the forest. This is a place to rest and unwind.

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Thank Helena P
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here in October after a very stressful 30 hours of flying from London to Sydney.. Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed with a (very much needed) glass of bubbles by Rhiannon, who showed us to our room, kindly offered to lit our rooms log fire, and practically looked after our every need throughout our stay....

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first stay at Spicers and we did not really know what to expect. From when we first drove in to the property right to when we left all staff on site were very friendly and professional, and nothing was ever too much to ask for. The cabin we stayed in was luxurious and well fitted out. Alcohol...

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Thank Emi B
Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights at Spicers Sangoma. Having been to all the other Spicers Retreats, this was by far the best! The pool suit we stayed in was absolutely heaven! We didn't leave the property for the two days, it was so relaxing just to lay by the pool, read a book on our private deck, or curl up...

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Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My husband and I had a fabulous time at Spicers Sangoma Retreat at Bowen Mountain. The staff were kind and attentive, always calling us by our name. The room was luxurious, large comfortable bed, fireplace, spacious lounge area and balcony and large bath overlooking the trees. The food was excellent and the Chef and wait staff were excellent. They were...

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Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

As all good grand daughters should do, I've just returned home from spoiling my 78yr old Nan at Sangoma! We both loved Rhiannon's warm hospitality, Sam's delicious degustation and Heidi's warm and attentive service! We were lucky enough to stay in one of the newest suites with views of the beautiful Australian bush land with a relaxing sounding waterfall flowing...

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Thank Melinda_Davidson
Nelson Bay, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Luxury meets the bush at this amazing retreat set into a mountain... From when we pulled up we were made to feel at home. Meeting Head Chef Sam on arrival we just felt like we already knew everyone. Went to have lunch first to really get a taste for the experience and wow what a treat... Couldn't imagine what dinner...

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cocooned by the natural serenity of the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, a mere hour from Sydney, you'll find Spicers Sangoma Retreat. Aptly named after the Zulu word for healer, Sangoma is a place where you'll discover complete rejuvenation and true reconnection. As an eco-certified retreat, Spicers Sangoma Retreat features sauna facilities, infinity lap pool, open plan lounge and 5 suites that capture the beauty of the natural surrounds, making it an ideal setting for luxurious escapes, romantic getaways, intimate celebrations and anniversaries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spicers Sangoma Retreat

Address: 70 Grandview Lane, Bowen Mountain, New South Wales 2753, Australia (Formerly Sangoma Retreat)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Bowen Mountain
Price Range: £643 - £722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Spicers Sangoma Retreat 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The rooms are not air conditioned so ask for one that catches the afternoon breezes.”
 of 5 bubbles 639russellm, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were private and well appointed”
 of 5 bubbles MargaretK467, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Escarpment Suite during winter and the Chief Suite during summer for the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles _KK_Syd, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They are all different so ask the manager when you book”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipKillcare, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Chief's Suite is the ONE! Very luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles Brendaaly, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
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