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Litchfield Tropical Retreat

9 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Private, tropical, fully furnished, self-contained quintessentially 'Territorian' 3 bed elevated home. Has fans & A/C throughout and is set amongst a lush, green garden overlooking bushland. 2 large balconies, comfortable seating, BBQ, hammock. Sleeps max of 8 using 3 QS beds & 1 sofa bed. Very private, spacious and comfortable. A great place to spend time with those important to you without any distractions (other than those you create :) Easy driving time from Darwin CBD (1 hour) Close to Litchfield National Park (20 mins and you'll be swimming !) Litchfield Tropical Retreat overlooks natural bushland which has is maintained so that it is aesthetically attractive and safe to wander... just go through the back gate... you can even hit a golf ball or two if you are so inclined... Port...Private, tropical, fully furnished, self-contained quintessentially 'Territorian' 3 bed elevated home. Has fans & A/C throughout and is set amongst a lush, green garden overlooking bushland. 2 large balconies, comfortable seating, BBQ, hammock. Sleeps max of 8 using 3 QS beds & 1 sofa bed. Very private, spacious and comfortable. A great place to spend time with those important to you without any distractions (other than those you create :) Easy driving time from Darwin CBD (1 hour) Close to Litchfield National Park (20 mins and you'll be swimming !) Litchfield Tropical Retreat overlooks natural bushland which has is maintained so that it is aesthetically attractive and safe to wander... just go through the back gate... you can even hit a golf ball or two if you are so inclined... Porta-Cot and highchair on site. There is no public transport in this regional area of the Northern Territory. Nearly everyone self-drives to discover this part of the world (or you could land at Batchelor airport if you have your own wings). Onsite parking is available for up to 4 vehicles. Min 2 night stay applies over Easter, Xmas and New Year. More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Ceiling Fans
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Deck
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Convenient to Lichfield National Park this lovely spacious house was a great place to stay. We could cook our not, catch up with washing or reading, relax after a great day out. Just remember to get the wifi code as the area is crap if...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jeanette A
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We stayed in the divine Litchfield Tropical Retreat over a long weekend last year! What a stunning place and unique accommodation experience in the NT. We travel often, and this was (and still is) a standout experience for us. The house is huge, clean, tidy,...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Sarah J
Deborah M, VR Owner at Litchfield Tropical Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Wow - what a lovely surprise; but very warranted - thank you Sarah. So many of our guests are impressed as LTR is bigger, better and more comfortable than they envisaged and is often considered a 'highlight' of their Top End travelling experience. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Was exactly what our family wanted, a three bedroom spacious retreat for our family of 5 plus Nan and Pop to relax after a busy and active day exploring the wonders of Litchfield National Park.. Every amenity you would require in a home to make...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Adventurer692496
Deborah M, VR Owner at Litchfield Tropical Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your superb review.... glad you appreciated the 'difference' in location, aspect, architecture, layout, extensive outdoor living/relaxing opportunities.

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Our family of 4 stayed in this private oasis for 4 nights. We had stayed cheap and cheerful in Darwin for a few nights prior and were so grateful for some space, a view and some peace and quiet. Having 3 different Verandah areas ment...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank sojamB
Deborah M, VR Owner at Litchfield Tropical Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thanks Jo for your extensive, positive review that confirms you and your family had a lovely time during your stay at LTR. It's good to know that your persistence paid off in finding LTR on Facebook to make enquiries etc. Hoping you return and we...More

Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stayed at this lovely house for 3 nights, using it as a base to explore Litchfield National Park. The kitchen is large and well equipped. There are 3 veranders to choose from; we enjoyed using the one adjacent to the living room looking out...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank SABirder123
Management response:Responded 1 May 2016

We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit, taking a number of opportunities to courageoulsy 'extend' yourself beyond your comfort zones in the 'wilds' of the Top End.... and SURVIVED! Your appreciation of nature and wildlife is evident - so LTR is a good 'fit'....More

About the Owner
Deborah M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2015
Interaction with guests
As LTR is a self-check in property, it's unlikely that there will be anyone there or that we will even meet. A couple of the neighbours keep a bit of an eye out on our behalf. The closest thing to total privacy you're likely to find anywhere around !
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How to get there
A comfortable 1 1/2 hour drive / 100km south from Darwin's CBD. Turn left onto Batchelor Rd.... travel to the Town Centre' sign... turn right into Awilla... drive to the T-section ahead; turn right and then veer left onto Kirra Crescent. LTR is located about 800m up on the right-hand side. The street number is visible on the front of the house (on level 1)... and is also on the right-hand gate post.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
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