Brumby's Run Lodge is suitable for 4 couples, 2 or 3 families, large groups
* All bedrooms with their own en-suites
* Private Recreation Facilities for Banjos guests only
Banjos Bushland Retreat consists of 3 luxury architect designed lodges, and private recreation centre. Banjos can accommodate 24 guests in beds with the use of extra beds in each lodge. Go to the Links for the details of our lodges, Swagman's Rest, Brumby's Run and Clancy's Lodges.
When booking ALL 3 LODGES guests have the advantage of enjoying the ENTIRE RETREAT IN COMPLETE PRIVACY!
All lodge bedrooms have en-suites, king-size beds (convert into singles), as well as 2 extra beds that can be easily accommodated in any bedroom. Bedrooms have ceiling fans, reverse cycle air conditioning, and electric blankets.
Lodge is extremely spacious with 2 luxurious leather lounges, and slow combustion wood fireplaces, fully equipped kitchen and laundry, large covered decks with BBQ and outdoor furniture, and stunning bushland views from every room make you feel part of nature!
Banjos is small enough to be exclusive, but offers the benefits of a large resort with activities for all ages!
Exclusive Recreation Centre includes:
* Full-size tennis court
* 9-hole mini-golf course
* Indoor spa, (with stunning views)
* Table tennis
* Children's Adventure Playground
* Swing set - undercover on deck of recreation building
* Giant chess set
* Full bathroom
* Kitchen facilities with bar fridge
* All sporting equipment provided
* All facilities at NO EXTRA COST (excluding the sauna, which is coin operated for safety)
* Environmental Centre with literature relating to the flora and fauna that surround Banjos.
* Bushwalking trails
* Access to Restaurant, salt-water swimming pool, lagoon for swimming & picnics
* Massages and beauty treatments available in the privacy of your lodge
* Close vicinity to local wineries, golf courses, heritage township, arts & crafts centre, ballooning.
Banjos Bushland Retreat offers uniqueness to its guests by creating an unforgettable experience in a truly Australian environment. Not only does Banjos offer the "ultimate escape" by providing unhosted 4 1/2 star purpose built accommodation but its surrounds ensure an "up close and personal" encounter with many wonderful examples of the Australian flora and fauna - wallabies, kangaroos, kookaburras, king parrots, crimson rosellas, fairy wrens, firetails, bower birds, possums and lizards will all delight you with their presence.
Full directions are given with confirmation of booking.
In 2004 Banjos Bushland Retreat received the highest award in the Unique Accommodation category at the New South Wales Tourism Awards. As a result of winning this category for 3 years, Banjos was inducted into the NSW Tourism Awards Hall of Fame. This is an achievement that only a few organisations have achieved and one that we are extremely proud of. We have won in excess of 35 Tourism Awards since 2002.
UNIQUE ACCOMMODATION - TOURISM AWARDS:
NSW Tourism Hall of Fame 2004
NSW Tourism Awards - Gold Winner 2002, 2003, 2004 & 2006
NSW Tourism Awards - 2011 Bronze Award
Hunter Region Tourism Awards - Winner 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2008
Hunter Region Tourism Award 2011, 2013 & 2014 Silver Award
Hunter Region Tourism Award 2003 Award of Distinction.
Australian Tourism Awards 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006 - Finalist.
Hunter Business Excellence Awards Winner 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011 & 2013
Hunter Business Excellence Awards - Business of the Year Winner 2006 & 2013 and Finalist 2007, 2008, 2011 & 2014
Hunter Business Excellence Awards - Environmental Excellence Winner 2011, 2014 & 2016
HMAA NSW Unique Accommodation - Winner 2006, 2007,2008 and 2011
5 Star AAA Tourism accredited continuously from 2001 to 2013
Tourism Industry Council -Accredited Tourism Business
Eco Tourism Australia -Accredited Advanced Ecotourism