Spicers Tamarind Retreat | Designer Travel

Spicers Tamarind Retreat, Obi Lane South, Maleny QLD, Australia

Approximately 40 minutes from the Sunshine Coast Airport or 70 minutes from Brisbane Airport

About Spicers Tamarind Retreat

Spicers Tamarind Retreat is a welcoming sanctuary where you will be enveloped by a sense of calm and surrounded by elegance.

More About Spicers Tamarind Retreat

This Asian influenced refuge is set on 18 acres of lush rainforest next to Gardners Falls in the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Guests love the unique setting which seems a world away from the everyday stresses and strains of daily life.

You’re approximately 5 minutes drive from Maleny and 20 minutes from Mapleton. The beaches of Noosa and Coolum are an hour away. You could play a round of golf at Maleny Golf Course, visit Australia Zoo, take a rainforest walk, explore the Botanical Gardens, enjoy some cookery classes or take a Hinterland food and wine tour.

There are 22 rooms at Spicers Tamarind Retreat which are spread across 14 villas. Each offers luxury amenities and has all you need for a wonderful break.

The retreat also has a swimming pool plus spa which has double rooms for friends and couples, a mineralised spa, steam room, hydrotherapy treatments and a spa menu featuring facials, body treatments, massages and more.

Facilities & Amenities

Rooms & Suites


The well-appointed rooms and villas enjoy a tropical setting and have a selection of luxury features including plasma TV with Bose sound system, Nespresso coffee machine, luxury linens and Apelles bathroom products.

Amenities include king or twin bed, en-suite bathroom, hairdryer, kitchenette, minibar, safe, air conditioning, Wi-Fi.

Spa Studios

Enjoy gorgeous rainforest views from the open plan king size bedroom when you stay at a spa studio.

Each studio also has a veranda with outdoor cedar hot tub.

40 sq m

Luxury Falls Villas

Located adjacent to Gardners Falls, these lovely villas have a bedroom, separate lounge area, fireplace, kitchenette and veranda with outdoor cedar hot tub.

40 sq m

Luxury Forest Villas

Nestled in a private location in the rainforest, Luxury Forest Villas feature a separate lounge area, open fireplace, kitchenette and veranda with king size day bed.

One en-suite has a shower and separate cocoon bathtub which opens onto a private courtyard and the second en-suite has a shower and heated towel racks.

82 sq m

Orchard Villas

Spacious villas with two bedrooms, two en-suites, a full kitchen, open plan lounge and dining area, fireplace and veranda with outdoor seating.

107 sq m

Gardner's Villa

Stand-alone villas which are situated adjacent to Gardners Falls.

Each has two bedrooms, two en-suites (one with spa bathtub), spacious lounge area, fireplace, kitchenette and deck with outdoor seating.

83 sq m


The multi-award winning Tamarind Restaurant serves mouthwatering Asian cuisine as well as local and imported beers and wines.

Dine indoors or on the tranquil outdoor pavilion.