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The perfect blend of tranquil rainforest and unspoiled beaches
Retreat to your own private oasis at the beach. Unwind with five nights at Shambhala @ Byron, staying in a stylish Shiva Retreat studio with a complimentary bottle of organic sparkling wine, local handmade chocolates, early check-in and late checkout. Only $1,479 for two adults, valued up to $3,300.
Situated in an exclusive enclave of Byron Bay and set amidst spectacular rainforest with direct access to the majestic Belongil Beach, Shambhala @ Byron is a secluded getaway only moments from Byron Bay’s bustling main centre.
The esteemed winner of the Best Beach Resort 2016 Award (Global Haute Grandeur), Shambhala @ Byron is renowned for its superb balance of lush rainforest, unspoiled beach and unique privacy. Accommodations include just four cottages, ensuring a maximum of thirteen guests at any one time.
The cottages are sheltered within a pristine rainforest and they afford absolute privacy, making them perfect for honeymoons, retreats and special celebrations. Each tastefully decorated cottage also includes a special outdoor relaxation area equipped with lounges, chairs and tables; these areas are exclusively reserved for the occupants of that particular cottage and designed to allow guests to make the most of the stunning natural surrounds.
Designed for those seeking ambiance and tranquillity, Shambhala @ Byron reflects the Buddhist interpretation of its name, meaning “pure land” or “mythical hidden kingdom.” Amethyst and giant rose quartz crystals are strategically positioned around the property for their healing and protective properties, while soothing water features are perfectly placed to calm the senses.
A five-night stay in the tranquil Shiva Retreat. This modern studio-style room is cocooned in the rainforest and features a king-size bed, living space with cinema-style projector screen, kitchenette and ensuite bathroom.
A bottle of organic sparkling wine waiting for you upon arrival.
Delicious handmade Byron Bay chocolates for two adults to share.
Early check-in (1:30pm) and late checkout (12pm) so you can make the most of your time in Byron Bay.
Complimentary Wi-Fi to keep you in touch with the outside world.
Exclusive use of the property’s facilities featuring healing and restorative options including a detoxifying steam room, traditional hot rock sauna and fully equipped gym.
Want even more space? Upgrade to a Shanti Retreat or Sarita Retreat. These two-storey retreats offer a private hot tub, full-size kitchen, large living space and a full bathroom, making them the perfect size for families travelling with kids or larger groups. Enjoy five nights of bliss in either the Shanti Retreat or Sarita Retreat with all the inclusions listed above for only $2,499 for two adults, valued up to $4,513.
Additional guests can be accommodated for a surcharge, please see ‘Fine Print’ tab for more information.
No need to worry about getting your preferred dates. The Booking Guarantee means that if you try to make a booking within 14 days from purchase and can't get your preferred dates within the validity period, you can get a full refund.
How to Book Your Travel Dates: Once you purchase your preferred Luxury Escapes package, you will receive a travel voucher with the direct reservation details for the property. When you are ready to finalise your travel dates and confirm your booking, contact the property directly through the reservation email provided in the voucher.
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What We Like
Byron Bay has become one of Australia’s favourite getaway spots with picture-perfect beaches, verdant national parks, charming local eateries and boutique shopping outlets.
Let this be your gateway to the area's incredible array of activities - from surfing, horseback riding, sea kayaking to golfing, fishing and even whale watching!
Explore famous natural and man-made sights. Visit Minyon Falls or swing by the famous Byron Bay Lighthouse, the most Easterly part of Australia.
Perfect for a romantic and tranquil coastal getaway.
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Valid for stays until 30 June 2017 (bookings must be made by 30 March 2017).
Blackout Dates: Not available for travel 21 December 2016 to 30 January 2017, 8 April 2017 to 25 April 2017 and 12 June 2017.
Weekend Surcharges: A surcharge of AUD$100 (+GST) (approx NZD$106) per room per night applies for stays on Friday and Saturday, payable directly to Shambhala at Byron.
These packages are for luxury accommodation only. Flights are not included and need to be purchased separately.
Booking Guarantee: Make a booking within 14 days from the date of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates within the validity period of the deal then we will give you a FULL refund. Please note that evidence of an attempted booking must be provided to our Support Team via email no more than 2 days after the 14 day period. At this point, we will escalate with management to try and secure your preferred dates and if they are still unavailable, a full refund will be payable (bookings must be made before 15 April 2017).
Strictly subject to availability and please book early to lock in your preferred dates. After the booking guarantee period, bookings for specific dates during the validity period will be accepted on a first in, best-dressed basis.
Vouchers are valid for two adults.
Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two people. See 'Baby Policy' below for more details.
Baby Policy: One baby aged two years or under may stay free of charge and will not count towards the room capacity. A cot can be provided by the property for a surcharge of AUD$50 (+GST) (approx NZD$53) per night.
Shanti Retreat & Sarita Retreat
Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is four people in the Shanti Retreat and five people in the Sarita Retreat. See the 'Extra Guest Policy' for more details.
Extra Guest Policy: In addition to two adults, two extra guests (of any age) can stay in the Shanti Retreat and three extra guests (of any age) can stay in the Sarita Retreat for a surcharge of AUD$30 (+GST) (approx NZD$32) per person per night sleeping in existing bedding with accommodation, beach towels and robes only, payable directly to the property.
Shanti Retreat bedding configuration: one king and one queen bed (king bed can be split into two singles).
Sarita Retreat bedding configuration: one king and three single beds (can be split to five singles or two king beds plus one single)
Please note: early check-in (1:30pm) and late checkout (12pm) are not guaranteed for Shanti and Sarita, but they may be available upon request.
Connecting rooms are not available.
Voucher must be presented at check-in.
All surcharges are payable directly to the property.
Parking is avilable on-site, one car spot per booking.
Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated) and menu options are subject to change.
Travel insurance is strongly recommended. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this voucher.
Strictly no refunds for this voucher for amendments and change of date - fees are at the property’s discretion/policy.
Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or on existing reservations.
Any unused portion of the package is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for other services or cash.
Additional expenses such as (but not limited to) flights are not included with this voucher.
Up to two vouchers may be purchased and combined for an extended stay.
The package cannot be split.
Offer only available for consecutive nightly stays.
Your passport must be valid at least 6 months beyond your intended stay overseas.
A visa may be required to the countries you are visiting and transiting. It is your responsibility to ensure you are holding a current visa.
The value and comparative savings have been determined based on the property’s published rack rates and the value of inclusions. Please be advised that rack rates may not be reflective of actual rates being charged, dependent on the timing and manner of your booking and therefore are only indicative of the level of saving.
All activities and services (including late checkout) are subject to availability.
Please note that full terms and conditions apply - refer LuxuryEscapes.com/terms
Redemption instructions can be found on your voucher.
Our Booking Guarantee is our commitment to you to ensure that you get to travel when you want to travel and not when you have to travel.
And why do we offer this?
Well it's quite simple, we love to travel just as much as you do and we understand that it's hard to find dates to suit your work, family and personal commitments, so we guarantee you that if you can't get the dates you want we will give you a full refund. Yes, that's right...a 100% money back guarantee if you aren't able to book the dates that you want! It can't get much better than that!
How does it work?
It's very simple - make your booking request within 14 days of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates (within the validity period) you will receive a FULL Refund. If you aren't able to get your preferred dates you'll get a refund directly back to your credit card (or PayPal account). Please note, if you get your preferred dates and later change your mind on when you want to travel, the Booking Guarantee will not apply to your request for a change of dates.
What do I need to do?
Make a booking within 14 days from the date of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates within the validity period of the deal then we will give you a FULL refund. Please note that evidence of an attempted booking must be provided to our Support Team via email no more than 2 days after the 14 day period. At this point, we will escalate with management to try and secure your preferred dates and if they are still unavailable, a full refund will be payable
Minimal effort for maximum peace of mind! Purchase with confidence and assurance.
The Shiva Retreat features a queen-size bed, living space, kitchenette, & en suite bathroom.
Enjoy Foxtel or a DVD in your living space on your cinema-style projector screen.
Guests enjoy the unique loft-style reading area complete with beanbag chairs.
Modern and Zen, the Retreat is cocooned in the rainforest.
Perfect for two friends, or two couples, the Shanti Retreat transcends peace of mind.
With a generous two-storey expanse of space, three or four guests will enjoy both intimacy and privacy.
The main floor features a full kitchen, large bathroom with rain shower, and bountiful living space.
If the skies have opened and Byron is misty, it’s a perfect space to lounge and enjoy sport or one of our movie channels.
One king-size bed and one queen-size bed, along with a full bathroom with Jacuzzi tub are located on the upper level of the cottage.
Shanti guests also relish an exclusive hot spa surrounded by lush vegetation.
One of Shanti’s most popular features is the extensive ocean front deck.
Enjoy your morning coffee or evening glass of wine accompanied by the soothing sounds of the ocean.
The deck is equipped with a “Robinson Crusoe” style beach cabana, complete with bar fridge, utensils, and everything necessary for outdoor entertaining, the dining table seats six.
Our largest and most versatile cottage, Sarita sleeps up to five guests.
It’s perfect for a family getaway, or a friends' retreat.
Elevated into the treetops, the main floor features a large living space and full bathroom with laundry facilities.
The large, well-appointed kitchen is perfect to test your culinary craft and prepare a heavenly feast for loved ones.
With lovely furnishings and modern décor, it’s an inspiring space to contemplate, write, sketch, or snuggle up with a good book.
The keyless rear door of the cottage opens to the deck and barbecue area, which overlooks Sarita’s private spa garden. It’s adorned with Buddhist statues, a water feature, and elegant lighting. The main floor also contains a charming single bedroom.
The upper level contains the master bedroom, equipped with king-sized bed, walk-in closet, and flat screen television. French style doors open to reveal a rainforest view terrace. The third bedroom adapts to guest’s needs, as the king single bed allows us to prepare the sleeping arrangements to suit two singles or a couple. All bedrooms also feature a flat screen television, DVD and two bedrooms have Austar pay television. The bathroom completes the second floor with shower and spa style bathtub.
A holiday in Shiva includes the use of Shambhala’s common facilities.
The property is appointed with an elegantly designed, detoxifying steam room and a traditional hot rock sauna.
Guests can keep up with their fitness regimen in our fully equipped gymnasium.
The common area also includes laundry facilities, complete with washer and drier.
We had the most amazing time at Shambhala, we bought our 2 little dogs with us and they absolutely loved running up and down the beach every day. We stayed in Shanti and it was perfect for us. We will definitely all be back very soon for another visit.”TripAdvisor
Beautiful, well appointed accomodation with excellent facilities ( including barbecue, sun lounges, hammock, sauna, steam room and spa bath ) and access to a stunning beach. Very friendly and helpful staff."TripAdvisor
From the moment we arrived we were greeted with happiness and open arms. Jo, the owner of this magical place took us on a tour of the grounds. From steam room to the gym, sauna to our own spa bath this place offered us everything that we required to have a truly relaxing holiday.TripAdvisor