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Favorite Spa in Australia

Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat


One of the world’s most beloved spas, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, in the hinterland of Queensland’s Gold Coast, is a unique eco-luxury spa experience that has set itself apart with its ecologically diverse setting; dedicated and knowledgeable staff; and one-of-a-kind programs, treatments and cuisine. The Spa Sanctuary consists of three wings that make up more than 16,000 square feet on seven levels. In the spa’s 33 treatment rooms, surrounded by the sounds of nature, guests discover a range of available spa experiences from the “Dreamtime” menu, including traditional, specialty, Eastern, emotional and physical therapies. All treatments are individualized with attention to each person’s specific wellness needs. On-site gardens allow for fresh organic cuisine. Accommodations consist of 48 luxurious houses and suites of environmentally sensitive design built from Australian timbers. Price: AUD 980 (two-night stay)–AUD 5,705 (seven-night stay detox package) Phone: +61.7.5589.5000