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Blue Moon Family Street Party

Friday August 31st – Main Street Village Median Strip Do you want an excuse to party? We’ve got one for you! The second full moon is called the Blue Moon. We are scheduling a Family Street Party on the 31st of August at the Main Street in North Tamborine from 5 pm onwards. Bring your
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The most amazing place I have ever stayed at! Truly breathtaking!

I was looking for a place to surprise my girlfriend for our one year anniversary and I was looking all over the Internet until I stumbled across this place and I was so glad I did! Gary and Carolynne are the best people I have ever seen in the accommodation industry, they are so genui
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The Mt Tamborine Experience

We all need to escape from our daily routines to balance. In today’s modern world stress is the killer. Mt Tamborine is a great place to find that balance. It is only a short drive from the hustle and bustle but in reality it is like stepping into another world. I like the sign coming
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Spa Pavilion

At the Escarpment Retreat, you don’t just get to spend time exploring the beauty and serenity of nature but you can also unwind in our purpose built spa pavilion. We have over a dozen different kinds of massages and treatments to soothe away the stresses. These include facials, hot st
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Sundowner Restaurant Review By The Escarpment Retreat

Nearly every day we are asked the same questions by our guests …”where would you recommend for dinner?”  On the mountain, there is a plethora of wonderful eateries, pubs, restaurants, cafes etc, all offerring wonderful food. If we had to pick a restaurant that has ch
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Did You Know …..

that guests enjoy our delicious 4 course breakfasts so much that we have been told more than once that it is the best cooked breakfast ever enjoyed in any B&B or hotel anywhere in the world. The ceilings in our villas are nearly 5 metres high. We have our very own dedicated spa pa
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Tamborine Mountain Tours

Did you know that a fun way to get around Mt Tamborine is via the HOHO (Hop On Hop Off) tour. This inexpensive all day tour will collect you from The Escarpment around about 10:00 ish in the morning and journey off to over 15 different destinations allowing you to discover every possi
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Your Hosts

The Escarpment Retreat on Mt Tamborine is owned by Gary Poole. Having experience in the hospitality industry that spans over 2 decades, Gary will ensure that your stay is a memorable experience Along with the lovely, the delightful and ever so organised manager of the Escarpment Retre
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an amazing break from busy life

Thank you so much to the staff at the Escarpment for a wonderful break away. My first holiday in 4yrs. While I was only away for two nights it may as well have been two weeks. A truly beautiful place to escape to; so relaxing! I am looking forward to returning next year for my wedding
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Perfect start to our married life!!

We booked the Escarpment months ago for our wedding night and the night after. We looked at several places up on Tamborine and nowhere came close to this standard of accomodation, for not a significant amount more money. A beautiful breakfast delivered to our door the morning after ou
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