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Banjos Bushland Retreat

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Overview
Moonabung Mountain Range, Vacy, New South Wales 2421 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Tennis Court
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a treat to discover Banjo's Retreat. The facilities on offer were first class, hosts Jenny and Malcolm have thought of everything. We stayed in Clancy's,the accomodation was so clean and well set up, everything thing was thought of, including so many little touches. The...More

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Response from jenny10960, Owner at Banjos Bushland RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou Simon and Lisa for such an amazing review! Always a pleasure to hear that our guests have really enjoyed their stay! Really appreciate you 'spreading the word about Banjos", and we look forward to having you return regularly.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Banjos was the perfect location for our large family celebrating my parent's 50th wedding anniversary. We all had our own space while still being able to be together for meals and evenings. The entertainment area kept the kids and adults busy each day. We enjoyed...More

Thank Tracy G
Response from jenny10960, Owner at Banjos Bushland RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Very pleased that Banjos worked really well for the celebration of your parent's 50th Wedding Anniversary! Banjos was designed to hopefully keep all our guests happy - space, comfort and loads of entertainment for everyone! Very appreciative of your comments regarding our service - we...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

We spent 4 days celebrating Pa's 70th birthday with all the family in a glorious location on top of a mountain in 5 start accommodation. There were 18 of us with 10 grand children from a baby to a 13 year old spread between the...More

Thank Adele H
Response from jenny10960, Owner at Banjos Bushland RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Adele, So wonderful to hear that you and your family all enjoyed your special celebration weekend at Banjos - always a pleasure to be told that nobody wanted to leave, and what amazing comment from a 10 year old that Banjos rates better than a...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

After last year's excellent experience we couldn't wait to come back to Banjo's this year to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary with our large and beautiful family. All 21 of us were comfortably accommodated in Brumby's & Clancy's, and all the kids again loved the...More

Thank clivebickerton
Response from jenny10960, Owner at Banjos Bushland RetreatResponded 2 August 2018

Clive, it was a pleasure to welcome you and your family back to Banjos for your second visit. Always wonderful to hear that everyone has enjoyed their stay in our little piece of paradise! No excuses needed - just come back again like so many...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

This was our 5th annual family trip .. and no arguments about where .. Banjos was the answer. For the 5th year in a row our growing family now about 11-12 adults and 4-6 children go to Banjos, during winter/autumn months to experience the comfortable...More

Thank Mary D
Response from jenny10960, Owner at Banjos Bushland RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Mary, thank for your lovely review, and for being such wonderful guests! Pleased that I have already booked you in for your next stay in July 2019.

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Description
Perfect for couples, families and large groups! Banjos Bushland Retreat has three 4.5 star (AAAT rated) luxury lodges, plus private recreation facilities for the exclusive use of Banjos guests. Brumby's Run Lodge ...More has 4 bedrooms, Clancy's Lodge has 3 bedrooms and Swagman's Rest Lodge has 2 bedrooms. All 9 bedrooms have king beds, private en-suites and stunning views. When booking all 3 lodges guests have the entire retreat exclusively for their group. Spacious living areas with slow combustion wood fires, fully equipped kitchen and BBQs on large decks. Recreation facilities include: Full size tennis court, 9 hole mini-golf, indoor spa, sauna, table tennis, billiards, children's adventure playground and giant chest set. An abundance of amazing wildlife will visit daily - kangaroos, wallabies, possums, kookaburras, king parrots, crimson rosellas, bower birds, fairy wrens plus the majestic eagles. Banjos is also disabled friendly. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Pool
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Also Known As
Banjos Bushland Retreat Vacy/Greater Newcastle
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Vacy
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Also Known As
Banjos Bushland Retreat Vacy/Greater Newcastle
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Vacy
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Room & Suite (18)
Dining (5)
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"All lodges had spectacular bush views"
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"All cottages are similar - only the size differs depending upon how many adults are staying"
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"Best views ever, open fires, air conditioning, gowns provided, all utensils etc. at hand."
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"All rooms are great and very comfortable"
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