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Ruffles Lodge & Spa

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1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Nerang, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 3 night stay for our honeymoon. My husband (who is a builder) was really impressed with the treehouse villa I chose, and loved the style and feel of the place. We used the on-site restaurant several times (see separate review for Vue 175) but unfortunately the weather wasn't nice enough to use the infinity pool & jacuzzi, or...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a special family dinner, had an amazing time in a fantastic setting. Started with drinks by the infinity pool with views of the Gold Coast, then moved into the dining room with views of the coast by night - just stunning!! Food, drinks, service and pricing all excellent. Would highly recommend.

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Thank Kathy L
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We needed a relaxing short break in peaceful surroundings. We certainly got that at Ruffles. The cabin was very comfortable with a comfortable bed and a nice little plunge pool. There was a capsule coffee machine which was an excellent addition. The beautiful walks in the unspoilt bush were perfect and the relaxing atmosphere sitting beside the infinity pool gazing...

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1Thank Anthony v
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a great, relaxing weekend. All of the staff made us feel welcome and special. A piece of cake and glass of port waiting in our room was a nice little touch when we got back from the restaurant. Food from the restaurant was excellent.

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1Thank Adapt E
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great resort and lovely view from restaurant and room but unfortunately food was poor (see restaurant review) . The staff were great except breakfast waiter had no idea. Good value, wonderful place to relax.

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1Thank Brian T
southampton
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We booked Ruffles Lodge for a luxury break after a hectic family Christmas - but needed another holiday afterwards, our stay was so disrupted. The location is stunning but the management is poor, food mediocre and staff struggle to maintain standards. Our first night was ruined by the constantly running cistern (see other TA reviews) in Villa 3: the receptionist...

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2Thank eaglenine
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Husband booked a one night treat for us as we live close by. We had a room with its own pool but this was pretty unnecessary as the main pool is beautiful. Staff were very friendly and attentive, young but lovely! We had in room dining for dinner and breakfast and the food was also very good. We will be...

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Thank Jessie J
Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Lovely location, great staff, gorgeous dinner and breakfast. We stayed in Villa 8 and had a lovely time relaxing in the spa, pool and grounds. Had two great nights celebrating our anniversary. Chef for the night did an amazing job- could not fault the food or service. Delicious and definitely one of the best restaurants on the coast...with that view!

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Thank jsmith262015
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very disappointing stay - avoid Villa 3. Maintenance in unit was poor - couldn't sleep due to toilet cistern running every 30 seconds, noisy fan that worked only on two settings (and they were snail-pace and slow-snail-pace) and curtains didn't shut all the way - hello sunrise at 4.30am on what is meant to be your peaceful getaway. :( Vue...

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3Thank Car0lineClark
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here first back in January 2012, just a few months after we'd met. We decided to come back for two nights just now for my birthday. And we were so glad we did! We stayed in one of the hillside villas with a plunge pool. Loved the privacy and the views. Dined four times at...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amongst 50 acres of garden and forest in the Gold Coast Hinterland, our retreat offers an escape of relaxation and warmth. Each villa is beautifully appointed with private outlooks, natural timbers and warm interiors. Immerse in our infinity pool or Jacuzzi overlooking the Gold Coast, enjoy a cocktail at our pool side bar or curl up in front of the Vue 175 fireplace with a glass of wine. At Ruffles Lodge and Spa you will be indulged with personalised service. Vue 175 is a world-class dining experience, with panoramic views of the coast from Coomera to Coolangatta over breakfast, lunch or dinner. Our chefs use only the freshest ingredients to produce a sensational experience. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day. Enjoy our 3 course special for only $80 per person. At Ruffles Day Spa we are passionate in delivering an experience which rebalances the profound energies of the body and mind. Grounded at the heart of the retreat, our Day Spa welcomes you to escape and reconnect with your Zen. Indulge with our signature Body Bliss treatment for only $295 for 2.5 hours of pure bliss. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ruffles Lodge & Spa

Address: 423 Ruffles Rd, Willow Vale, Gold Coast, Queensland 4209, Australia (Formerly Peppers Ruffles Lodge & Spa)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Willow Vale
Price Range: £131 - £355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ruffles Lodge & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't accept Villa 3 and check the plumbing when you first arrive, whichever room you stay in.”
eaglenine, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The villas near the pool have the best views but are smaller. Villa 8 is huge :)”
jsmith262015, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with great views near the restaurant and bar area”
I4021SEmaryb, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The garden and spa villas are close to the restaurant and pool. The other rooms are down the hill and not as handy to the hotel facilities.”
DonnaC212, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The tree house pool villas are wonderful.”
ABbris, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
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