Escarpment Retreat & Day Spa


Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 11:00

No expense has been spared in creating this rainforest luxury retreat with divine accommodation nestled on pristine Mount Tamborine. Rediscover romance in one of our beautiful villas designed for couples, complete with decadent double spa baths, four poster canopy beds and individual wood fires. Each villa also has a terrace for enjoying the pristine Tamborine Mountain air.

Awards include Word Of Mouth Online (WOMO) 2014 Service Award. Tripadvisor Top 10 Retreats in the South Pacific, awarded Certificate of Excellence by Tripadvisor from 2011 to 2014.

The Escarpment Retreat and Day Spa is an international award winning mountain rainforest sanctuary on top of Mt Tamborine. Set on four acres of botanical gardens and lush rainforest, complete with flowing stream, small waterfall and cliff views at the rear of the property through the surrounding valleys as far as the Gold Coast and beyond.

Featuring romantic chalet style villas in a garden setting, plus the "Edge House" family accommodation, an award-winning Day Spa, private Gold Class Cinema and a spectacular tree house common room in the rainforest.

Upon arrival (if during office hours), we provide welcoming glasses of complimentary champagne and chocolates. Your villa features 5 metre high ceilings, sandstone walls, cedar floors, a sunken lounge room with a wood fireplace, private balcony, king size four poster canopy bed, granite kitchenette, and a generous bathroom, complete with a large separate shower box plus a decadent double spa bath ideal for that reviving romantic bubble bath.

After a divine sleep, awake refreshed and enjoy a sumptuous gourmet homemade cooked breakfast in our dining room. Indulge in the complimentary cuisine including a range of juices, cereals, breads, condiments, fruit, yoghurt, a choice of four mains and smooth freshly brewed locally grown organic Arabica coffee and a selection of fine teas.

Free wi-fi is provided throughout all of the villas

The Edge House perched on a cliff with views as far as the coast and provide accommodation for up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms. It is designed for self catering, featuring two viewing platforms, fully equipped kitchen, log fireplaces, spa bath, 2 bathrooms, open plan dining and living rooms, and luxury appointments.

Enjoy dinner at one of the numerous nearby restaurants. If you would prefer, we also offer a delicious 2 course dinner for two delivered direct to your front door in clay tagines, available daily. Bookings in advance are essential.

Our award winning Day Spa offers a range of rejuvenating options including aromatherapy, hot stone, salt glow, deep tissue massage, indulgent and relaxing facial, massage package and couples massages. Bookings in advance are essential.

Put your feet up in our Gold Class Cinema enjoying champagne and chocolates whilst watching a classic movie.

We recommend a minimum of two to three nights to allow time to explore the local nearby mountain attractions including many truly captivating rainforest walks, 6 wineries, art galleries, antique & bric-a-brac shops, cafes & restaurants, two breweries, organic coffee plantation, rainforest canopy walk and a cheese fac.

Reception is open for check-ins between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm. If after hours then please contact the property prior to make alternative key collection arrangements.


  • Communal Facilities
  • Linen Provided
  • No Pets
  • Iron/ Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking Indoors
  • Phone
  • Room Service
  • Lounge
  • Air Conditioning
  • Television
  • Meals Available
  • DVD Player
  • Non-Smoking Establishment
  • Fridge
  • Spa
  • Ice
  • Minibar
  • Internet Access
  • Massuer on request
  • Bath
  • Restaurant Licenced
  • Clock Radio
  • Microwave
  • Carpark
  • In-house Movies
  • Office Services
  • Movie Hire
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Toilet
  • Onsite Parking

Map & Directions

123 Alpine Terrace, Mount Tamborine, QLD, Australia, 4272


The Escarpment is located at the southern end of the renowned Mount Tamborine area on a pristine, tranquil, heritage mountain property just 30 minutes from Surfers Paradise and 60 minutes from the Queensland capital city of Brisbane. Brisbane Airport - approximately 60 minutes by motorway. Follow Pacific Highway 1 south to Oxenford. Take exit 57 just past DreamWorld and follow the signs to Mount Tamborine on the Tamborine-Oxenford Road. Once you reach Eagle Heights, turn right at the roundabout into Gallery Walk. Continue past the next roundabout where the road changes names and becomes Long Road. Continue along this Road and turn right at Lahey Road. Proceed along that short road where you will reach the Main Western Road. Turn left and follow this road around. It turns into Alpine Terrace. The Escarpment is located at 123 Alpine Terrace, on the round-about, just past St. Bernards Hotel.

Coolangatta Airport - approximately 45 minutes by motorway. Follow Pacific Highway 1 north to Nerang. Take exit labelled 'Mountain Resorts/Beaudesert Road' from Nerang which leads onto the Beaudesert-Nerang Road. Take the right hand turn signposted to Mount Tamborine onto Henry Roberts Drive. Follow this road up the steep hill, past the golf club until you come to a T-junction at the corner of Siganto Street and Prospect Street. Turn right, and the property is located at the first round-about, #123 Alpine Terrace.

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