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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Amazing accommodation and service. Lovely to feel part of the rainforest. Peace and quiet or explore the Gallery Walk shops. We saw 24 hang gliders flying high above us before flying to their destination 80 Klms away over the mountains. It was a real traffic stopper.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the stay very much!!! High quality tree houses surrounded by rainforest. Only 2 little let downs... Monday and Tuesday's most restaurants at tambourine are closed including the resort so prepare to have limited options. Second let down... tree houses are not as private as advertised... great if u want to see neighbors nude but that's not for everyone... curtains...

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Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Tree House accomodation is perfect for a romantic getaway, cosy fireplace, rainforest view spa bath, spacious & so tastefully decorated. Wake to the sounds of the forest and birds, the sunny deck to enjoy the breakfast basket delivered each morning. The main lodge with its fireplace and deck is a fantastic place for a wedding. The staff are so helpful...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The online booking process was simple and easy. I phoned reception just over a week prior to our visit and booked us in for a massage on arrival; a process also made seamless by the lovely staff at reception. The room was absolutely beautiful - it looked just like the pictures and more. We received champagne and Lindt chocolates on...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

My partner and I found Pethers via an online deal site (Luxury Escapes) and found the booking process to be simple and easy. Upon arrival, we were welcomed warmly and even though we were quite early, only had to wait 10-15 minutes for our room. My partner had surprised me with a romance upgrade and the champagne was delicious and...

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Pethers R, Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Pethers Rainforest Retreat. We're glad you had an amazing experience at our luxury retreat with its rainforest backdrop, including massages and restaurant dining. Our staff are passionate about providing excellent customer service, which you have commended-thank you. Your feedback is valuable and, in respect to the TV sound system, has been addressed by Maintenance....

New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Pethers is located off the beaten track literally in a rainforest. Nature at its finest. And nice to spend with your special someone. Positives: Check in was easy, staff friendly. The room was beautiful, spacious, clean and furnished so nicely! Breakfast on time and food was really good (the bacon quiche was awesome) the basket idea is really cute. Dvds...

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Pethers R, General Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Pethers Rainforest Retreat. Thank you for the feedback on the sound, It has been brought to the attention of our Maintenance team and addressed.

brisbane
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This review has been separated to reflect the experience: Checking in: Slow start to our short vacation as we weren't listed under our name, rather we found out the booking was under redballoon as the trip was a present for me. As such, there was no paperwork so to speak, we were showed to our room, handed the key and...

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Pethers R, General Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our retreat. Firstly I would like to apologies that your experience here with us was under par. I would like to address the concerns you raised; unfortunately prior to your arrival we were not made aware that the booking was a gift, hence why it was booked in another name and we...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My partner and I stayed at Pethers for two night and could not rate it more highly. The service from manager Hope was attentive and above and beyond. The space within the cabin was absolute luxury. It rained all weekend, which only made our rainforest stay even more cozy with a gas fire. We still got out and about to...

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Pethers R, Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Pethers Rainforest Retreat and our staff. Pethers’ staff pride themselves in providing excellent customer service. We’re glad you enjoyed your rainforest tree house and Tamborine Mountain experience. We look forward to seeing you again at Pethers.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed in Treehouse 1 and it was fantastic, the room was so beautiful with views off the outside rainforest. Superb! when we stayed the weather was cool and the gas fire was so good and providing a very inviting ambience! The bed was really comfortable and the furnishings minimal which was so good as not to distract from the...

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Pethers R, Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Pethers Rainforest Retreat. We’re delighted you enjoyed your tree house stay and the rainforest backdrop and surrounds. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

All of the staff at Peppers are incredible. I sent multiple emails and we had multiple meetings and Julie who is the wedding coordinator there is incredible. We had the most incredible day it was beautiful and set up very well. The food was amazing as was the room. During the wedding Julie the wedding coordinator of the venue cut...

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Pethers R, Manager at Pethers Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Pethers Rainforest Retreat and our staff. Pethers’ staff take pride in providing guests with pesonalised customer service. Thank you for choosing Pethers as your wedding venue and we’re delighted your day was incredible. Your feedback assists in making improvements and your comments regarding drinks has been conveyed to Restaurant staff. We look forward to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
High in the trees, amongst the birds, secluded from the outside world and in a pristine rainforest is the magical Pethers Rainforest Retreat.Pethers is a luxurious boutique retreat with just ten secluded, private and individual Tree Houses all offering a magnificent sub-tropical rainforest vista. Pethers is designed exclusively for adults.Each Tree House offers a private spa for two, fireplace, king size bedroom, entertainment system, lounge and dining areas with 5 metre high glass windows leading to an outdoor balcony and overlooks spectacular surrounds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pethers Rainforest Retreat

Address: 28B Geissmann Street, North Tamborine, Queensland 4272, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Scenic Rim > North Tamborine
Price Range: RM1,076 - RM1,400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pethers Rainforest Retreat 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All treehouses seem to be private and well positioned with views of the rainforest”
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“We stayed in tree house 1 and it was wonderful”
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“All rooms are of the higest standard, so it does not make any difference they are all 1st class, each room is 40ft x 40ft square”
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“all cabins are in the rainforest with a wonderful balcony,so you can feel part of nature.”
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