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 …

Queensland Homes: Escape to Luxury in Nature at Crystal Creek Rainforest RetreatExperience the ultimate in luxury and seclusion at this exquisite rainforest retreat in the breathtaking Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. Nestled within 250 acres of pristine wilderness, Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat offers a secluded hideaway and a truly enchanting experience for those seeking an indulgent short break or weekend away with luxury accommodation in the Byron Hinterland.

Easily accessible from Brisbane and the Gold Coast via Murwillumbah in the Tweed Valley, just south of the New South Wales/Queensland border, Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat boasts 13 luxury villas and lodges, each thoughtfully designed for privacy and comfort and is positioned strategically to offer breathtaking rainforest and mountain views. You’ll find yourself immersed in the beauty of nature while enjoying the utmost in relaxation and indulgence.

An unforgettable rainforest experience

Crystal Creek Rainforest Retreat is proud to announce the arrival of their new management team, Matt and Anie Semark, who bring a wealth of international Small Luxury Escape experience, ensuring every guest will enjoy a delightful stay in secluded, slow luxe comfort.

The hideaway retreat is currently undergoing a stylish refurbishment and remains devoted and designed exclusively for couples seeking a romantic getaway and luxury accommodation in the Byron Hinterland.

Upon entering your spacious villa, you’ll be greeted by an ambience of warmth and intimacy. Sink into the plush lounges, cosy up by the romantic log fireplace, and let the floor-to-ceiling glass windows provide a mesmerising connection to nature. The comfortable bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and large couples’ spa baths offer the perfect setting for unwinding and reconnecting with your loved one.

For those seeking the ultimate luxury experience, the retreat’s expansive Luxury Mountain View Lodges are a dream come true. These lodges feature large decks with private plunge pools, inviting you to soak in the serenity of the rainforest while enjoying the utmost in comfort and seclusion.