About this listing
Beautiful eco friendly home within a sub tropical rainforest setting in the hinterland of Byron Bay. 20 meter infinity lined lap pool over looking a crystal clear creek surrounded by granite rocks. A unique, peaceful, relaxing natural setting.
The Romantic Forest Hideaway is situated in the Hinterland of Byron Bay, in a village called Goonengerry, just a 35 minute scenic drive from Byron Bay town and beaches.
It is 15 minutes to Mullumbimby, 20 minutes to Bangalow, 30 minutes to Lismore, 50 minutes to Gold Coast Airport and 50 minutes to Ballina Airport.
This is the perfect place for those wanting, privacy and to be immersed in nature. This home is owned by a Yoga Teacher, who recommends it for those needing a place suitable for meditation, yoga, writing, painting, or just a beautiful place to enjoy nature, rejuvenate and relax.
The house is fully equipped with a flat screen TV, large, comfy lounge and a fully equipped kitchen (grill not working at present as parts not available). There is large timber deck overlooking the 20 meter infinity lined lap pool with a big timber table for eating and a day bed for lazing.
For the winter months there is a wood fire heater, and a gas heater.
The bedroom is housed in a separate dwelling, from the main house, and has its own verandah with stunning views over looking the sub tropical rain forest and the pool. The bed is king sized with a comfy futon bed on a timber base.
Just beyond the pool is a Balinese Bale providing the perfect place to sit and meditate or just be in silence with only the sounds of nature. A little further away you can stroll down to the babbling creek which is surrounded by large granite rocks.
This unique retreat is Eco friendly. It is run on solar power, plus mains power. It has a composting toilet and a open air shower with a sunken bath tub so you can view the forest while bathing in the day or the stars while bathing at night.
This venue provides privacy as it is the last house on this multiple occupancy property, therefore, there is no passing traffic or visitors.
To keep this property looking amazing we do have regular gardeners that come each fortnight on a Tuesday.
There is internet, a land line (no mobile reception) and a printer if needed.
To support the nourishing environment that this retreat place provides, there are also massage and facials available on site by appointment for guests. See the information sheet provided inside.
There is a 20 meter lap pool, for those that like to swim or just cool off in the summer months.
You are a 10 minute drive to Minyon falls and the Whian Whian National Park and a short scenic drive to all the surrounding towns and beaches.
We offer this beautiful and unique home for couples, however, there is a little Balinese Forest Bale, on a walking track not far from the main house, that can be made up for 2 extra guests if needed. There is an extra tariff per person, per night for this extra accommodation. The little Forest Bale has a bush shower and solar with no electricity, a composting loo and futons on bed bases with mosquito nets.
Guests have full access to the whole house, which is made up of a main building, with high raked ceilings, which includes the kitchen, living area and a verandah over looking the pool. The bedroom is a separate dwelling with it's own verandah and views over looking the majestic forest.
Interaction with Guests
Guests have full private access in this home.
This property is unique in that it has no passing traffic so you have complete privacy.
Due to the location you will need your own car for this property.
Shoe free house and no smoking in the house. Thank you.
My name is Marie. I am the Property Manager for The Romantic Forest Hideaway and The Forest Cabin. I look forward to hosting your stay in these beautiful rain forest settings in the hinterland of Byron Bay.