Relax, Refresh, Rejuvenate in beautiful surroundings close to a range of activities and beauty spots at Hillcrest Retreat, multi Tourism Award Winning specialists in getaways for a Maximum of Only 3 Couples. Enjoy peace, privacy, spectacular views from Mt Warning to the rainforests of Springbrook Ranges, 12 metre solar heated salt-water pool, split system air-conditioning, luxury double spa baths, massage, wood fire & jolly good food. Choose between two B&B suites, one with luxury double spa bath, in a private guest wing of the main residence, or 1 only romantic self-contained Honeymoon Spa Cottage set in its own private rainforest garden away from the main house.
Perched atop a hill on 5 landscaped acres and surrounded by the rolling green hills of a 165 acre grazing property with spectacular views from Mt Warning to the rainforests of Springbrook Ranges, Hillcrest is located in beautiful Crystal Creek, just outside historic Murwillumbah in the Tweed Valley, Tropical Northern NSW. Just 35 minutes drive from Gold Coast airport, 75 minutes from Brisbane, 45 mins from Byron Bay and 12 mins from Murwillumbah. Hillcrest is centrally located to 5 World Heritage Listed National Parks, a range of beauty spots, villages drives and activities including horse riding and golf. We have extensive local knowledge, a range of on-site tourist information and will gladly help you plan the best things to see and do during your stay in our beautiful Tweed Valley.
Catering for one couple only, Hillcrest Cottage is set in a secluded rainforest garden for the ultimate in peace and privacy. With real wood fire in the lounge, Hillcrest Cottage is ideal for a mid-winter romantic interlude and a perfect honeymoon destination at any time of the year. Other facilities include split system air-conditioning, flat screen TV, DVD and stereo system with CD player. As well as a fully equipped kitchen with gas stove and microwave oven, fridge, toaster and all kitchen equipment; glass sliding doors from the lounge open to your private verandah where you’ll find your own gas BBQ, sun lounges and outside dining suite for alfresco dining. Separate from the lounge you'll find a QS Bedroom, large ensuite bathroom with top of the range luxury double spa bath and separate shower, heater, hairdryer, robes, candles and a selection of toiletries. Cottage guests can choose to fully self cater or have their kitchen stocked with breakfast provisions, including some of our famous home-made bread and free range eggs.
The two B&B suites are located in the main house private guest wing, which is built in the shape of a square dough-nut around a central atrium. Both guest suites enjoy QS beds, ensuite bathrooms ~ one with luxury double spa bath ~ bath towels, pool towels, hairdryers, robes, candles, bubble bath and a selection of toiletries, as well as in-room tv/dvd. Both have double glass sliding doors to a large verandah with table, chairs and hammock outside each room and views over rolling green hills to Mt Warning in the distance. The private guest lounge, with Eco fireplace for winter romance, is equipped with stereo system, book, CD/ DVD library, stocked fridge and 24 hour beverage-making facilities and opens to the charming central atrium with decorative fishpond and resident Green Tree Frogs during the warmer months. B&B tariff includes port in the evenings and our full country style breakfast complete with home-made breads & preserves and home grown free-range eggs.