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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I came here for an overnight stay to escape city life. We venture to this area of the world often but have never stayed overnight. We are so pleased we chose Crofton's Retreat for our little getaway. The location is second to none, you are completely surrounded by beautiful green fields and mountains. The air is so...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only 4 kms from Nimbin. We were welcomed by animals and hosts. The unit was well appointed but not pretentious. Beds and pillows were extremely comfortable.Seating on the veranda was a good spot at the end of the day giving the opportunity to meet other guests if you were so inclined. A short drive into town if you want dinner....

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Thank Soccernerds
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Little out of the way but probably 10 minutes into Nimbin township, tranquil and quiet, plenty of animals lovely dog to greet you on arrival free range hens and the birds were singing in the trees and kangaroos playing in the paddock, unit itself was clean and comfortable but the smoke alarm had been removed from the ceiling so this...

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Thank sharyn5055
Murwillumbah, Australia
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Crofton's Retreat is a working 88 acre farm just outside Nimbin. It is a beautiful, peaceful & healing place with no traffic noises at all. Your hosts will make sure you are comfortable & you really could not find 2 people who are more genuine & caring. If you really want a great rest, and time to take in the...

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Thank Robin S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I can highly recommend Crofton's Retreat. The surrounds are picture perfect with the wild life and of course the cows, chooks and most importantly their two beautiful dogs. Our dog was welcomed everywhere. The hosts provided exceptional hospitality, always ready to assist in any way. The room was very comfortable and we slept well. We will be back!! Thank you...

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Thank isla-marilyn
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

I ended up in Nimbin late at night needed to find somewhere to stay. I searched the internet and found The Croftin Retreat and called to book a room. The gentleman on the phone gave me the directions on how to get there. I drove out of town and turned onto Crofton Road and followed it until I found the...

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Thank Tony T
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We wanted somewhere to stay with two 7 year old boys and a dog for two nights to explore the surrounding area. This place was perfect. The boys loved the flowing creek and we made a fire near it. There was a pool , not a luxury pool at all, but the boys loved it. There were wallabies and chickens...

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Thank ShelleyW67
Deutschland
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

We can definitely recommend the Crofton's retreat! The rooms are very pretty and decorated with so much love by the owner, who is super friendly and helpful! He gave us good tips to explore the area and was very polite to us. The whole place is quiet and peaceful, just some wallabys stopped by in the garden :-) And at...

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Thank Angelienne
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Such a lovely peaceful location, close to town and the rooms are very comfortable and well presented. The owner Paul is a wonderful host and we were made very welcome. Perfect place to rest, refresh and take the time to recharge your batteries.

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Paul J, Owner at Crofton's Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments glad you had a great time, hope to have you stay with us again soon.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 October 2015

"What a beautiful place" - Thats what i said whilst driving in. Unfortunately, there isn't a huge selection of hotels in this Nimbin. Thanks to TripAdvisor, my girlfriend and I decided that we should stay at Croftons. The hotel is a short drive away from the town of Nimbin. It is highly recommended that you have your own vehicle if...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on 80 stunning acres just under 4km's to the centre of Nimbin. Farm fresh eggs in your breakfast supplies... eat breakfast whilst watching wallabies and the birdlife in a peaceful environment. Can pick up from Nimbin. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crofton's Retreat

Address: 360 Crofton Rd, Nimbin, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Nimbin
Price Range: $115 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Crofton's Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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