Shambala Eco Retreat Cottages are just 5 minutes’ drive from Tamborine Mountain Visitor Center. Each cottage has a private patio with views of the gardens and Witches Falls National Park. All air-conditioned cottages feature a kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and tea and coffee maker. Each cottage has a flat-screen TV, DVD player, CD Player, and fireplace. Wood is available on site for purchase. Mount Tamborine Shambala Eco Retreat is 20 minutes’ drive from Mt Tamborine National Park. Brisbane, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and Gold Coast Airport are each a 1-hour drive away. Guests can enjoy a walk in the award-winning gardens. Free parking is available on site.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Tamborine Mountain
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See what guests loved the most:

  • James
    United States of America United States of America
    The room was so airy. When we opened the doors we could hear the birds singing
  • A
    Australia Australia
    Great location. Peaceful and serene. Very private.
  • Duane
    Australia Australia
    Loved the slow combustion fireplace, large bath, beautiful outlook, very quiet, stunning grounds, great location not far from town and also close to a nice rain forest walk. We also struck perfect weather while we were there which added to the...

Area info

Amenities of Shambala Eco Retreat
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Fireplace
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Snack bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Baggage storage
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Chapel/Shrine
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Spa
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Shambala Eco Retreat takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per child, per night
Crib upon request
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per person, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Shambala Eco Retreat accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that a 3% surcharge applies for payments with American Express and Diners Club credit cards.

Please note that the property requires a $100 credit card pre-authorization at time of check-in to cover any incidental charges or damage to the property.

Please note that smoking is not permitted in the cottages. If evidence of smoking is found, guests will be responsible for any additional cleaning costs, and an additional $150.00 for the removal of smoke odors.

Please note that secure off-street parking is available on the gated grounds. Guests are supplied with a buzzer to open and close the Gates for entry and departure outside reception opening hours.

"Fireplace: wood provided June-July-August only. Must provide own wood out of season"

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Shambala Eco Retreat of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Shambala Eco Retreat

  • Check-in at Shambala Eco Retreat is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Shambala Eco Retreat offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa

  • Shambala Eco Retreat is 3.1 miles from the center of Tamborine Mountain. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Shambala Eco Retreat include:

    • Vacation Home

  • The prices at Shambala Eco Retreat may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.