Spicers Clovelly Estate, Montville
Spicers Clovelly Estate is truly special - an intimately unique oasis in the Sunshine Coast hinterland. With 10 beautifully decorated suites catering for maximum 20 guests you are assured of very friendly and personal attention. Away from the busy city life, at Spicers Clovelly Estate you will find all the facilities and services one would expect of a five star hotel in the heart of the city.
Accommodation at Spicers Clovelly Estate
Every one of Spicers Clovelly Estate’s ten luxurious suites has been designed with comfort as the first priority. From beautiful modern French furnishings and luxurious linens, to simple conveniences such as iPod docking stations, every one of our rooms is an oasis of calm. Choose from three styles of accommodation - the experience remains the same.
Estate Suites: (6) All six Estate Suites at Spicers Clovelly Estate have been individually designed, and each boasts unique characteristics such as sweeping country views, sitting areas, bay windows, outdoor terraces, private gardens and decks. State of the art fittings including LED TV’s and an iPod docking station are a feature of every Suite, along with contemporary European décor, imported fabrics including pure cashmere throws, Carrara marble bathrooms with heated floors and GHD hair straightener, and ultra plush beds with heavenly Bemboka and Sheridan blankets complemented by King-size Parker Morgan feather and down pillows.
Spa Suites: (3) Spicers Clovelly Estate offers three luxurious Spa Suites that combine state of the art fittings with generous square spa baths. The modern French furnishings and luxury linens in these suites set new standards for style and casual elegance for the region. Every one of our Spa Suites boasts an LED TV, iPod docking station, GHD hair straightener, a Carrara marble bathroom with heated floor and spa bath, stunning European décor and deliciously comfortable bed fitted with luxurious Sheridan and Bemboka blankets and King-size Parker Morgan feather and down pillows.
Luxury Spa Suite: (1) Our Luxury Spa Suite is just the thing for when nothing but the best will do. Perfect for honeymoons and special occasions, the Luxury Spa Suite features a separate lounge area boasting a large wall-mounted LED TV, iPod docking station, luxurious Bordeaux armchairs and stylish contemporary European décor complete with waxed oak timbers and soothing neutral tones and textures.
The bedroom features another wall-mounted LED TV, plush cashmere throw, a Carrara marble bathroom complete with heated floor and spa bath, GHD hair straightener and an ultra plush King-size bed fitted with luxurious Sheridan and Bemboka blankets and Parker and Morgan feather and down pillows.
Spicers Clovelly Estate Guest Room Facilities
Property Facilities and Features at Spicers Clovelly Estate
Dining at Spicers Clovelly Estate
The Long Apron - in-house restaurant, not only boasts exquisite French-inspired food, the restaurant also gives you the opportunity to dine as French families do, by getting friends and family together and sharing a delicious meal over our French Table. Ideal for groups, this table has a view of the kitchen and is the perfect place to enjoy great conversation, fine wine and a five course meal featuring beautifully presented central platters filled with hearty dishes, followed by delicious desserts and a fabulous cheese board of Australian and French cheeses.
Of course, should you wish to eat out - Montville and Maleny boast some fabulous restaurants and the staff will be happy to offer a recommendation.
The Long Apron Cooking School - The Long Apron's renowned chef, Cameron Matthews, holds cooking classes one Saturday a month 10am - 3pm where you can cook, eat, laugh and learn how to make some of Cameron's truly incredible dishes. All classes are inclusive of lunch, wine, take-home The Long Apron branded apron, recipes from Cameron and a take-home gift. We offer a complimentary upgrade to a suite (if available) should you choose to stay the night.
Thai Cooking School - Paul Blain (host of Spicers Tamarind, just 12 minutes away at Maleny) conducts Thai cooking classes in a purpose-built cooking school where you will find out everything you wanted to know about this delicious cuisine, from where to find the right ingredients to creating the perfect Thai dessert, all while enjoying every tasty morsel you create. Make it a feature of your weekend getaway at Spicers Tamarind.
Outdoor Terrace - Light and airy with magnificent views over the property, the outdoor terrace is the ideal place to breakfast, lunch or dine, but it is perhaps best enjoyed with a drink at dusk as the setting sun colours the night sky.
Main Lounge and Bar - Providing the perfect place to meet before dinner, our main lounge and bar area features genuine French antiques, dramatic black lacquer furniture, exquisite European fabrics and a stone bar to share with 10 friends. The magnificent marble fireplace found in the lounge area also features built in seating, making it the perfect place to curl up with a glass of red wine or cognac.
Cellars - Spicers Clovelly Estate’s cellar offers 100-plus labels from the surrounding wine regions along with benchmark vineyards around the world. With its European theme and French influence, one can’t go past our selection of imported French wines. Sample some previously untried varieties with wine tastings always available with our sommelier.
Spa Anise - Spicers Clovelly Estate Day Spa
Conferences and Corporate Retreats at Spicers Clovelly Estate
Accommodation Rate - includes Parisian breakfast, Martini Hour (pre-dinner drinks for every group that books a conference at Spicers Clovelly Estate - includes a selection of fabulous martinis from the Classic to Lychee, Passionfruit and even Healthy!) and a fun Wine Trivia game run by your host, David Assef.
Weddings and Special Events at Spicers Clovelly
Spicers Clovelly Estate’s picturesque Sunshine Coast Hinterland setting, beautiful reception venue, and memorable catering and professional service provide all the essential ingredients to make your special day perfect. Set in beautiful gardens, perfect for exchanging vows and taking wedding photos, our French-inspired, small, exclusive venue is ideal for an intimate sit down reception for 40 guests or maximum 80 for standing cocktail style.
Clovelly offers exclusivity for your wedding and the opportunity to have up to 20 guests stay on-site in the guesthouse rooms. Relax and leave yourself in the hands of our experts for the seamless co-ordination of every detail of your special day from signature menu selection and floral design, to musical entertainment and selection of the wedding cake.
Events - Looking for a venue for some other sort of special occasion? Whether you are planning an intimate group dinner at our French Table, a pre wedding brunch, an anniversary luncheon, or a lavish birthday party for 40 guests, Spicers Clovelly Estate is the ideal location for your celebration. Greet your guests on the expansive outdoor terraces with the sounds of fountains in the background or in the firelit stylish surrounds of the terrace foyer bar and guest lounge.
Spicers Clovelly Estate Location
68 Balmoral Road, Montville, Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Queensland.
Getting to Spicers Clovelly Estate - Montville
From Brisbane: Travel north along the Bruce Highway (A1) towards the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Turn left onto Steve Irwin Way/Glass House Mountains Road following the signs towards Australia Zoo. Shortly after passing Australia Zoo, turn left towards Landsborough and follow the signs toward Montville. At the top of the range, turn right towards Montville (just after the Reserve Restaurant). Continue along Maleny Montville Road/Balmoral Road (for approximately seven minutes). The property is located on the left hand side, just one kilometre before the main village of Montville.
From Noosa: Travel south along the Bruce Highway (A1) towards Nambour and take the Nambour/Maroochydore turn-off (Nambour Connection Road). Head towards Nambour and take the Palmwoods Exit (Kiel Mountain Road) and follow the signs towards Palmwoods. At Palmwoods, continue through and onto Montville-Mapleton Road. At the top of the mountain turn left. Spicers Clovelly is located 500 metres on the right hand side.
The Spicers Retreats, Hotels and Lodges portfolio includes:
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Spicers Hidden Vale, Grandchester
Spicers Balfour, Brisbane
Spicers Peak Lodge, Maryvale
Spicers Canopy, Scenic Rim, via Brisbane
Spicers Vineyards Estate, Hunter Valley
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