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    Sanctuary Retreat

    72 Holt Road, Bingil Bay, Mission Beach, Queensland, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 143 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a wonderful place for a retreat -- it is indeed a sanctuary in the rain forest, with warm friendly staff and extraordinary food. Highly recommended as a retreat venue, and would be great for a stay for couples, friends, or solo travellers as...More

    Thank descant22
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I love this place. It has been 3 years since I have been here and I am glad to be back. I can feel all that extra sleep I am going to get already. I like the cabins which are very basic but it gets...More

    Thank CoffeeCritical
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Room was deluxe but not especially clean. Food was excellent. Management however was not particularly hospitable. Probably one to two nights is the ideal period. With a bit more effort this place could be fantastic, but to reach that level you need something more than...More

    1  Thank megsy2017
    Response from SanctuaryRetreat, Manager at Sanctuary RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Not an easy review to respond to. Yes, we do have an excellent restaurant but that should be the icing on the cake. The cake is the opportunity to stay in the middle of a natural rainforest and experience the sights and sounds of it....More

    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is pretty nice, our bedroom was nice as well but the walls are mosquito nets, not cool for privacy! We booked a bedroom with private bedroom but we don't have hot water so we had to take our shower in the shared bathroom,...More

    Thank Marine G
    Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

    This place has pros and cons: Pros- beautiful rainforest, nice views from the resturant area. Relaxing break from daily hum drum. Food is delicious and filling. Staff are overall helpful. Lots of wildlife to see- I managed to snap a selfie with a Cassowary Things...More

    1  Thank EssNenn-melb
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    • USD 58 - USD 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Mission Beach >
    • Bingil Bay
    • Also Known As
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    Jenny T
    5 July 2015|
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    Yes we have front loading washers and also dryers.
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    Room Tips
    "Choose room 10 if you need internet"
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    "The cheap rooms are really tents. Deluxe rooms pleasant little cabins. Little insect protection in the cheap..."
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    "Think about upgrading if you don't want to share with the critters. Maybe bring earplugs - nature can be..."
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    "Seeking comfort? Choose a cabin. Want to be close to nature but safely protected? Choose a hut."
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