Ruffles Lodge and Spa

Willow Vale, Gold Coast Area

Indicative Rate * AU$379 to AU$780

Perched high on a ridge in the Gold Coast Hinterland, the architecturally stunning Ruffles Lodge and Spa offers year-round ambience and is ideal for a relaxing weekend away, romantic escape or longer getaway.

Located 30 minutes from the Gold Coast, Ruffles Lodge and Spa offers style and comfort with beautifully appointed Villas and an exclusive Executive Suite. The Villas and Suites echo the surrounding natural environment through the use of natural timbers and beautifully warm interiors, featuring breathtaking coastal and hinterland views, spacious living areas, bath tubs or spa baths.

Positioned 175 metres above sea level, there is nothing quite like the panoramic outlook from VUE 175 Restaurant. Treat yourself to a pre-dinner drink at the Poolside Bar or Garden gazebo, before indulging in delectable local produce inspired dishes, while drinking in the amazing view.

Guests can spend their time relaxing at Ruffles Day Spa, immersed in the outdoor infinity edge swimming pool or heated spa. Perfecting their swing on the 85 metre par three golf practice area or wandering along the beautiful surrounding walking trails. At Ruffles Lodge and Spa, guests will relish the a la carte dining, luxurious day spa and world class leisure facilities.

Internet Access

  • Paid Wifi


  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Communal Lounge
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Day Spa
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Sauna


  • Birdwatching

Other Information


Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
423 Ruffles Road
Willow Vale, Gold Coast Area

Our Rooms

Garden Villas

Garden Villas are separate to the main lodge with Villa one and two each separated by a porch and Villa three stands alone. All have 180 degree views across the rural land of the Gold Coast Hinterland, to the Broadwater and ocean beyond. The Coomera River meanders from behind hills to the south into the foreground where it joins the Broadwater. The high-rise buildings of Surfers Paradise can clearly be seen to the south and at dusk the skyline becomes a panorama of lights.

The interior design of the lodges is one of style and warmth with beautiful aged timbers used throughout. Each has its own covered deck and the bathrooms are large and well appointed. Beds are king size, (single beds also provided).

Executive Suite

The Executive Suite situated at the northern end of the Lodge with spectacular views from the living room to the coast and a northerly aspect across the valley from the spacious bedroom. The overall size of the suite is 86 square metres. The suite also has it's own private garden. The bedroom has a King size bed, television, large deck with comfortable outdoor furniture and the beautifully appointed bathroom has a spa bath.

High timber ceilings, glass sliding doors, timber louvres, aged timber flooring, overhead fans.

The living room is air conditioned and for your winter comfort, there is a wood fire. There is a plasma screen television, DVD and sound system, and as in the villas there is a high speed internet connection.

Chums' is the only two storey accommodation at Ruffles and is affectionately known as "Chums' Up" and "Down". Chums Up has a large deck area with a day bed and has filtered views to the coast and valley to the north. The outlook over the large gardens is pleasant and gives a feeling of peace. To maximise the outlook from Chums Down they have included sliding glass doors and patios on both sides. They are both 63 square metres and have sunny northerly aspects. Up has a Queen size bed and Down a King and spacious bathrooms with double spas. The living areas are equipped with log gas fires for winter comfort and 42 inch Plasma televisions, sound systems, and wireless internet connections.

Treehouse Pool Villas

These three new Villas are situated 200 metres from the main Lodge and are built into the side of the hill, "pole house" style. There are breathtaking views from the plunge pool and two decks. Attached to each Villa is undercover parking and a place for the golf buggy, which can be used to move between the Villa and the Lodge. The bedroom is on a mezzanine level, two steps below is the living area leading to the deck and pool areas. The bathroom with its free-standing Spa bath also has spectacular views. For winter comfort and atmosphere each Villa has a Log fire and air-conditioning. They have a total area of 61 square metres not including the decks or pool.

The Owners 1 Bedroom Villa

Boasting views over the Hinterland and Gold Coast along with its own private garden, The Owners One Bedroom Villa has everything including a spacious living area, full kitchen, and bedding consisting of one king zip or two singles.

The Owners 2 Bedroom Villa

The Owners Two Bedroom Villa offers two bedrooms with two king beds or one king bed and twin single beds or four twin single beds. You'll enjoy breathtaking views if the Hinterland and Gold Coast, a private garden, separate living area and fully equipped kitchen.

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