• Perfect setting in the gorgeous Greater Blue Mountains
  • Utterly isolated and peaceful with every modern comfort
  • Understated but ultra-luxurious villas with private pools
  • Superb service, spa and seasonal dining
  • Guided walks and horse rides into the wilderness

The Emirates One & Only could easily be a small country. At 7,000 acres - the Vatican’s a mere 100 – this is arguably as rich a dream destination in albeit a very different way, almost a place to emigrate to, not just to holiday in. Luxury lodging in an environmentally minded resort, set in an immense stretch of wilderness might be closer to heaven than the Sistine. 

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Australia’s Blue Mountains are a destination in their own right, and the Emirates One & Only another. Like the past, it’s another country, where undisturbed wilderness unfolds mile after mile. It’s also utterly contemporary, with private villas with in-room living room with double-sided fireplaces leading onto outdoor deck swimming pools.

Each villa is enormous, built in the style of an old-fashioned homestead, but with every modern convenience. Stone walls, stained glass windows and timber floors, four-posters and double sided fireplaces lighting up separate sleeping and living areas, bathrooms with shower skylights and wrap around verandas with rocking chairs.

Then there’s the great outdoors, where kangaroos abound and escarpments slope steeply and vast skies bless, and the chance to saddle up and gallop forth across an undulating, uplifting landscape. Back at the ranch, the spa, sauna, steam room and gorgeous landscaped outdoor pool take care of any aching muscles, and the Wolgan Dining Room with fine views, wines and cuisine takes care of the rest. 


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