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Dargan Springs Retreat, Clarence

Dargan Springs Retreat is a small luxury mountain lodge and natural health retreat. Relax and enjoy top quality and personal hospitality in the stunning ‘tree lodge’ surrounded by native bush, spectacular views and absolute tranquility. With Advanced EcoTourism Certification and AAA 4* rating, the focus of the retreat is on enjoying the peace and natural beauty of the bush. The bush garden features a natural spring, a rock labyrinth and an outdoor hot spring-water spa. Activities include bushwalking, mountainbiking, guided wilderness walks, personal rockclimbing and abseiling instruction, meditation and tai chi. Iindulgent and pampering massages and facials are available at the retreat, as well as lifestyle and wellbeing consultations. We also offer a unique Follow-up Mentoring program to support lifestyle change programs.
The lounges are quiet and comfortable with a library of books, magazines and music. There are no phones in the rooms or television in the retreat. All drinks including teas and coffees, and all meals are included in the natural health package tariffs, and bed & breakfast options are also available. (BYO alcohol). Menus are a variety of fresh meat, fish and vegetarian dishes, all home-cooked and healthy but delicious.
The retreat is located at the top of the Blue Mountains, near the Wollemi National Park, just over 2 hours from Sydney.

Accommodation Options

Double /Twin Bedroom

All bedrooms have king-size beds, or twin single beds and open on to the surrounding timber decks or to the garden. All rooms have ensuites, central heating and luxury amenities.

Single room

King size bed, ensuite with shower and luxury amenities. All rooms open to the deck or terrace with garden or valley views.

Activites and Experiences at Dargan Springs Retreat

  • National Ecotourism Certification Program (EcoCertification)
  • National Tourism Accreditation Program
  • Abseiling
  • Mountain Biking
  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Flora
  • Meditating/Relaxing
  • Swimming
  • Animal Viewing
  • Walking
  • Direct
  • Adult Retreat
  • Car park
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Cycle/Running Path
  • Games/Recreation Room
  • Group
  • Iron
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Masseur/Masseuse
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Restaurant – BYO
  • Spa
  • Adventure
  • Eco Tourism
  • Environmental
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Health and Fitness
  • Honeymoon
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Mountain
  • National Park
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation
  • Romance
  • Soft Adventure
  • Wilderness
  • Wildflower
  • Wildlife
  • World Heritage
  • English
  • French
  • 18-35’s
  • Adult Getaway
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Disabled
  • Empty Nesters
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Group
  • Luxury
  • Meetings Incentive Conventions
  • Romantic
  • Self-Drive
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Wedding
  • The Ecotourism Association of Australia
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • American Express
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • 4 Stars
  • 4 1/2 Stars

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