About Arajilla Retreat on Lord Howe Island

Arajilla Retreat is perfectly positioned on the northern sheltered end of the Island’s lagoon, nestled in a forest of ancient Banyan Trees and Kentia Palms – just behind Old Settlement Beach, where the turtles come down to swim.

Meandering  pathways lead you through gardens of Kentia Palms and Banyan Trees to luxurious accommodations, to the guest lounge, to an Ayurvedic Day Spa, to the renowned restaurant and the beach, all the while surrounded by the Island’s wondrous beauty.

Explore the stunning landscapes and wildlife of an Island so beautiful it has World Heritage protection and where visitor numbers are limited to a maximum of 400 at any one time.

The Meaning of Arajilla

Arajilla is derived from an aboriginal word roughly translated as “a mystical place to rest”.

Where lush mountain pastures meet Old Settlement Beach
Where Kentias and ancient Banyans bathe in soft filtered light
Where the suites are spacious and stocked with pleasures
Where the food and wine is pure magic
Where you can be as energetic or as enigmatic as you wish
Where the picnic feasts are legend
Where the air is fresh and salty and good
You’ll find Arajilla
A Mystical Place to Rest

The boutique accommodation consists of just 12 luxuriously appointed suites, each spacious and light filled with private decks. Suites are nestled amongst the forest so guests can experience firsthand, the sights and sounds of this unspoiled environment. More Info

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Arajilla’s Restaurant serves premium, locally sourced ingredients like line caught fish and fresh produce from the resort’s own kitchen garden, skilfully prepared by Chef Ben Crompton and his team. More Info

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The Wellness Centre specialises in traditional Ayurvedic treatments to fully assist guests unwind, relax and regenerate during their stay at Arajilla. More Info

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Arajilla Retreat is perfected positioned on Lord Howe Island, on the northern sheltered end of the Island’s lagoon, nestled in the forest of ancient Kentia Palms and Banyan Trees – just behind Old Settlement Beach, where the turtles swim. It’s the perfect location to take in Lord Howe Island’s stunning sea views. More Info

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Lord Howe Island Hotel

The boutique accommodation consists of 12 luxuriously appointed suites, each spacious and light filled with… Read more…

Luxury Lord Howe Island Dining

Food is a special focus for us. Our restaurant is defined by premium ingredients sourced locally, like line caught fish… Read more…

Ayurveda Treatment

The Lord Howe Island Ayurvedic Spa is housed in an octagonal timber yurt under the shade of Arajilla’s… Read more…

Tropical Diving with fish

Lord Howe Island is, in a word, ‘paradise’, a paradise that has had World Heritage Listing since 1982… Read more…