sd Romantic Getaways @ Barrington Tops

Romantic Getaways @ Barrington Tops NSW


Reinvigorate the senses and rekindle the love on a special time away.


Whether it is to celebrate an anniversary, honeymoon, weekend away, romantic getaway or just because, The Tops Organic Retreat is the place to be.


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A romantic weekend getaway with that special person is something to be cherished.  Here at the Tops Organic Retreat, at the northern end of the Hunter Valley, we understand the importance of being at one with nature together and allowing the senses to be rejuvenated.


You luxury romantic getaway awaits you in a beautiful timber cottage high in the Barrington Tops.


A king size spa bath, timber floors polished with organic oils, an open log fire to keep out the winter chill, a beautiful loft bedroom with stained glass windows and a balcony overlooking the rain forest … what more could be asked for? Perhaps only the songs of bell birds to serenade you on a perfect morning- and that too we can do.


Our secluded loft cabins provide just the right ambience for romance.  The timber cabins overlook a creek and the rainforest and the birds sing while the forest hums.  At dusk, sit quietly on the balcony with some Rosnay organic wine and watch the native animals come out to have their evening meal and go about their nocturnal business.  It is pure magic.

The cabins have a huge bathroom with a king spa. Perfect for a long soak after a game of tennis on our all-weather flood-lit court or a bushwalk along the 30 kilometres of property trails.


The spacious living area includes cooking facilities to enable self-catering.  The large loft bedroom upstairs has a queen chiropractic bed with a cushioned organic pillow top for the utmost comfort.


Romantic candle-lit dinners can be enjoyed in our organic restaurant where every dietary requirement is take care of.  Sri Lankan curries are a house specialty.


This 2,000 acre Retreat is adjacent to the Barrington Tops National Park, which is of international significance as it forms part of the Gondwana Rainforest of Australia, a World Heritage-listed wilderness area.  The Retreat and the Park provide a diverse habitat for a wide range of birds and animals, many of which are endangered.


Couples holidaying here tread lightly on the landscape, walking hand in hand over the trails on the property, watching closely for the movement in the forest that indicates the presence of often unseen creatures. It is a very special way to spend a weekend getaway.


Sitting by an open log fire on winter evenings in your secluded loft cabin adds to the delight of the stay. So why not put a bit of romance back into your life and come to The Tops?


Here you will find privacy in these tranquil surroundings with time for romance and relaxation.


With our organic bar and restaurant providing healthy organic food, our aim is to provide you with a time you will remember for ever with love and happiness. The restaurant is open for 7 days for breakfast and Wednesday to Saturday for dinners with all dietary requirements catered for.


For guests short on time, the helipad awaits. A helicopter ride from either Newcastle (Williamtown) or Sydney (Bankstown) will get you here quickly and give you more time to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.


Upon arrival, we provide you with a complimentary drink ­­of organic wine, beer or juice.


You are welcome to use the bicycles and fishing rods at the Retreat. The flood-lit tennis court is open all hours and we supply racquets and balls. The salt water swimming pool is there for you to laze in after a walk through the rainforest or on our other 30 kms of walking trails. Touring and walking maps are supplied.


For the adventurous, we can arrange horse-riding and white-water kayaking. There is of course also plenty to see in the Barrington Tops National Park. With the towns of Dungog and Gloucester not too far away, there are always some interesting little shops and cafés awaiting investigation.


So come and spoil yourself with a little bit of luxury in a real mountain hide-away.


The Tops Organic Retreat @ Barrington Tops


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