Spicers Tamarind Retreat’s stunning rainforest location means that you are able to get lost in relaxation and nature, or find yourself in the creative heart of the Sunshine Coast. From lush walking trails, breathtaking waterfalls and charming local towns, to Spicers Tamarind Retreat’s very own day spa and cooking school, there’s plenty of pleasures to fill your day.
Learn the intricacies of Thai cuisine in our purpose built cooking school with intimate lessons for up to 12 people. Chef Daniel Jarrett's passion for food experience has taken him far and wide, from part of a large brigade in a well known resort, to cooking in an intimate historical mountain restaurant... Find out more>>
Indulge your senses with the range of treatments offered by Spicers Tamarind Retreat’s Spa Anise, our purpose-built day spa. Relax as our trained therapists provide you with the ultimate spa experience... Find out more >>
Foodies are spoilt for choice with several quality restaurants throughout the Maleny and Montville areas. For wine lovers there are three local wineries to explore, while the Maleny cheese shop is a favourite amongst locals for its gourmet delights.
Explore the natural wonders of the local area on mountain bike, enjoy a leisurely stroll through the herb garden and orchard or just relax with a picnic by stunning Gardners Falls. For real adventure why not go bushwalking in Kondalilla Falls National Park and take a dip in the rock pool at the top of the Falls.
Just a short drive away, the quaint villages of Maleny and Montville are home to a range of quality fashion boutiques and gift shops, each offering a diverse range of affordable locally made products.
The nearby village of Montville is fondly known as the creative heart of the Sunshine Coast. Spend the day wandering between art and craft galleries and soak up the best of uniquely rich cultural area.
Travel a little farther from Spicers Tamarind Retreat and you’ll discover the best that the hinterland and coast has to offer.