Empire Retreat, Western Australia
|6281, Dunsborough, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA.|
Description: Empire RetreatSituated in the wine region of Margaret River Western Australia, Empire retreat offers complete luxury and seclusion. Built around a 30-year old farmhouse this secluded retreat is nestled on 265 acres of tranquil land. There is a distinct eastern flavour throughout the retreat, from the simplistic chic, large teak beds and courtyard water gardens through to the ancient monastry doors at the entrance. A beautiful day bed is nestled amongst the bush for those wishing to read or sip a glass of wine from one of the local vineyards. Warm colours, local timbers, tumbled marble mosaics and sensuous bed linen grace the interiors. The natural bush surroundings of the suites provide both a peaceful and picturesque hideaway.
Whilst at the retreat indulge in some therapeutic face and body spa treatments. There is an 8-10 person spa in the bush with an adjoining sauna therapists are trained and will guide guests through there individual needs. The hotel is located close to restaurants, galleries, spectular beaches, Margaret River vineyards and other attractions.
Type of rooms: Empire Retreat3 Luxury villas, 5 Deluxe suites, 2 Loft suites with extra bed. Some are detached from the house, connected by a boardwalk and water garden, the 3 luxury villas have larger rooms with an open fireplace, sitting area, microwave and sink. Also an outdoor private garden area with shower.
Additional information: Empire Retreat
Their beautiful new day spa is now open! They offer a range of products that are not only 100% natural but also made in Western Australia- Internationally renowned Sodashi and their exclusive line of Empire body care by Corrynne operated locally. Spa treatments and services include: Empire bride, Empire make-up studio, yoga & Pilates classes, relaxation/therapeutic massage, Huna Hawaiian energy massage, Shiatsu massage, Empire hot rock massage treatment, Empire salt scrub, refining body wrap, detoxifying marine mineral body wrap, contouring marine mineral body wrap, Empire Zen wrap, Empire steam therapy, Empire water therapy, chai milk bath, exotic sensual flower bath, marine enzyme bath, express facial, pure radiance facial, thermal facial synergy, shen package, qi package, jing package, and element package.
There are surf and calm beaches both 4 km. and 4.5 km. away, also a selection of golf courses within 5 km. to 20 km. away.
No children under the age of 14. Reception is not 24 hour but managers are contactable 24 hours a day. There are tennis courts and horse riding available locally, and bush walking can be organised.
Room facilities also include: bathrobes, cds, internet modem point, iron and board, private balcony*, king size bed* and spa*(*excludes loft suite) Luxury villas include open fireplace, private outdoor garden, microwave, mini kitchen. Reception is from 9am. to 5pm.
Additional hotels facilities include a barbeque, beauty treatments, bicycle hire, billiard room, cd and book library, communal kitchen, guest louge, movie hire, sauna, therapeutic massage.
Number of rooms: 10
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1972/1999.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: English, Japanese.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property. However there are some designated areas for smoking (not in the rooms or the main house).
Credit cards accepted: All major credit cards.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 37' 43.08'' S 115° 3' 47.19'' E
Nearest airport: Busselton District Airport - 25 mn.