Luxury Mountain View Lodge at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat ready for romance with rose petal heart and fireplace

Quality time with your partner in luxurious comfort

Romance truly sings here in the rainforest, it whispers on the breeze, choruses from the treetops and glows in the candlelight and bubbles. Our secluded, private villas are simply perfect to celebrate with your valentine, take precious quiet time out as a couple, or to let us create the perfect setting for a romantic proposal.

Our ancient fig tree is the perfect backdrop for an intimate wedding at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

Intimate elopements, micro-weddings and perfect secluded honeymoons

So many couples have chosen our Rainforest Retreat to celebrate their union in love and nature. Whether you choose an intimate elopement for two, or a micro-wedding with special guests, we can arrange your ideal rainforest experience with exquisite memories.

Matt and Anie Semark, managers at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

Meet our new management team

New general managers Matt and Anie have taken the helm of our retreat’s exciting renovation. All the private villas and lodges, carefully secluded within our private rainforest estate, are being lovingly refurbished by this rather special husband and wife duo.

Honeymoon couple disembark at Gold Coast airport for Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

So many new flights into our local Gold Coast Airport

It is becoming easier to get to us, with our local Gold Coast Airport (GCA) airport increasing the airlift options. Adding to Qantas, Virgin and Jetstar we now welcome Rex flights too.

The private decks of the Luxury Mountain View Lodges are a great place to spend the evening in the rainforest near Byron Bay

Queensland Homes: Escape to Luxury in Nature at Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat

In the leading Queensland Homes design and interiors magazine, tucked in between designer hotels in Barcelona, and a design lover’s dream in Mykonos, you’ll find a much closer barefoot luxury escape – a very special private villa destination in The Australian rainforest ...

The Creekside Spa Cabins have full marble bathrooms with double spa baths with floor-to-ceiling rainforest views

Urban List: The 20 Most Romantic Getaways on the Gold Coast for You and Your Squeeze

by ISABEL CROKER – Imagine all the smooches you’ll get when you whisk your other half away on a romantic getaway with all the trimmings. C’mon, you guys adore each other ... This time of year calls for a surprise romantic getaway and we’ve got just the places to check out (or check into).

Rainforest Canopy Bungalow bathrooms have double spa baths with floor to ceiling rainforest views on three sides

Wellbeing: Moments with Mum

by KATE DUNCAN – At stunning Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat, we explore the “womb of Springbrook” and enjoy two days of uninterrupted mother-daughter time.

Mike Whitney reviews Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat on 'Sydney Weekender'

‘Sydney Weekender’ with Mike Whitney

See our beautiful property as never before with host Mike Whitney as he explores what the Retreat has to offer, in an episode of Seven's 'Sydney Weekender' on the highlights of the Tweed Valley.

Rainforest Canopy Bungalow has a sunken double spa bath with floor-to-ceiling rainforest on three sides

Broadsheet Travel: The Best Secluded Accommodation in Australia

by MATILDA DIXON-SMITH – Here are six secluded places to stay that’ll make you and your travel companions feel like the only people on the planet.

The private decks of the Luxury Mountain View Lodges are a great place to spend the evening in the rainforest near Byron Bay

Sunday Courier-Mail Escape: Song in Your Heart

by JENNY HEWETT – An inspired natural setting is the perfect backdrop for romance – I feel a strong sense of place when I wake this morning in a luxury lodge surrounded by360 degrees of protected rainforest.