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Spa Retreats: NSW's Best Weekend Spa Getaways

Treat yourself to a weekend of pure indulgence at these beautiful spa retreats across NSW.

In need of some TLC? Instead of a quick trip to the day spa, make it an overnight stay. Across NSW there are self-indulgent packages abound, and with massages, facials and body wraps, coupled with a beautiful boutique stay, there has never been a better time to take a trip to reward yourself (and your partner) with some well-deserved relaxation. Here, we round up the best spa retreats in NSW.

Emirates One & Only, Wolgan Valley
Emirates One & Only, Wolgan Valley
Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley

Set on 7,000 acres, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is as secluded as they come. With limited internet access, a trip to the One&Only Spa is a must. With tailored experiences suited to your needs, select from stress and burnout, rebalance, detox, babymoon and mankind, for the perfect treatment. After spa time, continue the relaxation in your luxurious private villa. When it comes to spa getaways near Sydney, this is one of the finest.

From $2790 per night (minimum stays apply)

2600 Wolgan Road, Wolgan Valley

gaia retreat & spa, brooklet
gaia retreat & spa, brooklet
Gaia Retreat & Spa

Gaia is an award-winning retreat in the Byron Bay hinterland. To tailor your experience, there’s a range of treatments and packages available. The two-night revive package is perfect for pampering, as it includes daily morning yoga, retreat activities and $200 to spend at the day spa. If you’re feeling flush, upgrade to an individual suite with an outdoor hot tub and private deck.

From $2250

933 Fernleigh Road, Brooklet

The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa, byron bay
The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa, byron bay
Crystalbrook Byron

Crystalbrook Byron is a stunning spot to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle. The Relax and Retreat package is designed for those seeking balance, wellbeing and rejuvenation. If you treat yourself to this escape, you’ll get to enjoy three-nights’ accommodation in a deluxe spa suite, full breakfast, a 90 min healing and nurturing treatment of your choice, a 30 min infrared sauna session, and daily morning yoga.

77-97 Broken Head Road, Byron Bay

bells at killcare, killcare heights
bells at killcare, killcare heights
Bells at Killcare

On the Central Coast, Bells at Killcare is the go-to weekend spa getaway near Sydney for locals in need of pampering. Their day spa offers a plethora of treatments from facials to ‘journeys’, which combines multiple treatments in one session. To include a stay, book the Relax Package – an overnight stay, three-course dinner, and two 60 min signature Bouddi massages.

From $1062

107 The Scenic Road, Killcare Heights

Oaks Casuarina Santai Retreat

This Balinese inspired retreat, close to the Queensland border, prides itself on providing guests space to “relax, recharge and rejuvenate”. The Wellness Spa onsite allows guests to focus on body, mind and soul. The Santai signature ritual is a must, and be sure to add in additional indulgence treatments like the eye masque. Sublime.

9 Dianella Drive, Casuarina

Milton Country House Hotel & Spa

Positioned on a hilltop near Bowral, Milton Park Country House is the ultimate in luxury boutique accommodation. One of our favourite go-to's for a spa getaway near Sydney, the onsite Wellness Spa offers over 30 treatments in their European-style spa - it’s centred around providing guests with an indulgent experience. Select a treatment from the spa menu or book the Spa Package with Indulgence Massages included.

200 Horderns Road, Bowral

Lilanfels, katoomba
Lilanfels, katoomba
Lilianfels Resort & Spa

If you are looking for a refreshing mountain stay, Lilianfels in Katoomba has a world-class day spa for the ultimate getaway near Sydney. Their Indulgence package includes two 60min Aroma Relax massages, an overnight stay, breakfast, and a three-course dinner at Darley’s. Not enough relaxation? Check out the spa menu and add a soak, massage or facial therapy to your stay.

5-19 Lilianfels Avenue, Katoomba

When it comes to an indulgent spa retreats in NSW, these stays deliver in a big way. And if you're after more inspo on where to go for some 'me' time, be sure to check out 10 Most Beautiful Accommodation in the Blue Mountains and Central Coast Accommodation: the Most Unique Places to Stay.