5.0 out of 5

"So enjoyable. A great parents retreat to get away from the grind of daily life and pressures. Atmosphere is amazing. Facilities are great and private. ... " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 08 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Palm Grove awaits you at Seclude Rainforest Retreat. You'll be within a 20-minute walk of Conway National Park and 4.9 km (3.1 mi) from Cedar Creek Falls. Highlights at this romantic property include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchens and private spa tubs.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 5 individually decorated villas, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet and furnished balconies. Kitchens come equipped with fridges, microwaves and dishwashers, and room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries, while premium bedding and pillow menus invite a good night's rest. IPod docks, private yards and espresso makers are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

A day of pampering can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages and facials. At the property's own poolside bar or bar/lounge, you can enjoy a drink. Enjoy the spa tub and pool loungers as well as access to game viewing and free bike rentals. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning full breakfast is served between 7 AM and noon. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Palm Grove property, you'll be 32.7 km (20.3 mi) from Airlie Beach Lagoon.

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Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$228* Per night/room 2 Sep. - 3 Sep.

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Seclude Rainforest Retreat ratings based on 27 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
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Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Seclude Rainforest Retreat

Everyone (9) Couples (18)
5 out of 5
It was beautiful and peaceful. Perfect romantic weekend

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2019

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4 Aug. 2019 by Tony

Thanks for your review. We hope you return in the future!

5 out of 5
The surroundings are beautiful. The owners Tony & Yvette were lovely and welcoming. The privacy that Seclude offers is unparalleled, it really is a retreat away from it all!

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2019

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8 Jan. 2019 by Tony

Thanks for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay here

5 out of 5

Private, quiet, relaxing

Pros: Quality, privacy, facilities, music & movie selection
Cons: Not sure I have anything to add here
Location: Location is private but not far from cedar creek falls or trip to airlie or prosperpine if want to venture out but why it is all about relaxing
So enjoyable. A great parents retreat to get away from the grind of daily life and pressures. Atmosphere is amazing. Facilities are great and private.

Posted by on 8 Aug. 2018

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8 Aug. 2018 by Tony

Thanks for your review and we are very happy you enjoyed your stay here

5 out of 5
Absolutely prefect! I was so impressed with the quality and detail put into the villas and pool area. We will be back!

Posted by on 13 May 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

16 May 2018 by Yvette

Thank you so much for your positive review. We really appreciate the feed back.

5 out of 5

Absolutely Heavn

My boyfriend proposed to me on the balcony of the hillside haven villa & I could not of dreamt up a better location. From friendly hosts to beautiful amenities & waking up to a beautiful fog in the air it was absolute bliss

Posted by , from Mackay on 25 Jul. 2017

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30 Jul. 2017 by Tony

Congratulations Rach - we are very happy for you both and pleased that your stay at our Hillside Haven Villa provided a special place for it

5 out of 5

Absolutely a slice of paradise

From start to finish we were in heaven. Will definitely return for our anniversary later in the year. Stunning

Posted by , from Queensland on 13 Jul. 2017

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15 Jul. 2017 by Tony

Thank you Lynda - we are so glad you liked your stay here.

5 out of 5

Anniversary getaway

It was an absolutely perfect place to unwind and relax. Beautiful environment and accommodation with amazingly friendly staff/owners. I would recommend this place to anyone, we loved it and would love to go back again.

Posted by , from Townsville on 12 Jul. 2016

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5 out of 5

Secluded bliss

Really enjoyed the secluded nature of the facilities. Just what we needed to reconnect as a couple after a busy year

Posted by , from Mackay, QLD on 26 Dec. 2015

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5 out of 5
awesome!!!!! will be going back for sure. named seclude for a reason :-)

Posted by on 15 Oct. 2015

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5 out of 5

Private luxury

Had a great stay at Seclude. Villa was very well presented, felt cosy but spacious, and had great views from every room. Hosts were pleasant and professional. A 30 min drive to Airlie Beach where we enjoyed dining out on the esplanade.

Posted by , from Mackay on 13 Oct. 2015

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Property Features

Seclude Rainforest Retreat offers its guests an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and complimentary bicycles. WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. Tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ, and a garden are also featured at the luxury Seclude Rainforest Retreat. Self parking is free. This 4.5-star Palm Grove villa is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 5 guestrooms or units
  • 5 buildings
  • Built in 2011
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast) (35.1 km / 21.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Seclude Rainforest Retreat offers 5 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with private hot tubs and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Accommodation at this 4.5-star villa has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, microwaves, kitchenware and utensils and dishwashers. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

  • Private hot tub
  • In-room kitchen
  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Private outdoor space
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Fridge (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Espresso maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Pillow options
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hairdryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a full breakfast daily from 7 AM to noon.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM.


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 18 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Caters to adults only


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 22 and AUD 35 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Seclude Rainforest Retreat
  • Seclude Rainforest Retreat Palm Grove
  • Seclude Rainforest Retreat Villa
  • Seclude Rainforest Retreat Villa Palm Grove
  • Seclu Rainforest Retreat

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the villa before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 18 years old aren't allowed.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.