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Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens

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A short scenic journey into Byron’s hinterland lies a tranquil and magical sanctuary. Welcome to the home of the largest and most beautiful natural crystals in the world where you can sit in an ancient amethyst cave. The Crystal Castle with its...more
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81 Monet Drive, Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Crystal Castle with my husband, beautiful place. Lovely gardens very tranquil. Well worth a visit.More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kerrywilliams62
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Kerry. Thank you so much for the great rating and for sharing your experience with others. We're so glad to hear that you and your husband had a lovely visit with us. We think Shambhala Gardens are pretty special and we're happy to hear...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I brought a very special friend who was very troubled to gain some peace & centre. Crystal Castle was a wonderful place to wonder the amazing tranquil grounds. Viewing the wonderful crystals & structures were so calming. A fantastic cafeteria with a choice of healthy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PeterJOrd
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Peter. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens with others. It is our vision that our guests can come along to unwind, relax and disconnect and it gives us such pleasure to hear...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t usually write reviews but I feel like I need too. We had arrived as a family later than expected (totally our fault) however, As a young woman and having personal health issues, I requested to the lady at the front counter if I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 504fen
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello 504fen. We would like to convey our most sincere apologies. We have facilities available for guest use regardless of whether you were entering or not, but the employee in question is fairly new to the Crystal Castle and was not aware of our policy....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited in early February with my wife. I must admit it was a pretty warm day and not the nicest day to be walking around. Thoughtfully umbrellas were provided. The drive to the site is pleasant enough, but there was some waiting whilst we had...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mahove
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. We thank you for your understanding that our team of over 70 passionate staff work very hard to creative a meditative environment for our guests. Many of our guests easily spend 4...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have know about the Crystal Castle for sometime now & have had many recommendations from friends & others who have been here. Well... The Crystal Castle did not disappoint us! Firstly to get here a fantastic drive through the winding rainforest countryside. What a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens with others. First of all, Happy Anniversary! We're very honoured that you chose to fit us into your very special celebration holiday. We really appreciate the positive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Soo peaceful and beautiful! Everyone should go, even if it's raining. They provide big umbrellas if it rains!More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank tanad2013
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi tanad2013, Thank you for taking the time to review Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. We warmly appreciate your feedback as it helps us to provide more enriching experiences for our guests. We absolutely love to hear all about our guests’ magical connections and special...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crystal Castle is a magical place with a very high vibration. I believe it to be amongst a handful of the highest vibration public places in Australia. I am a ‘grey nomad’ and am not in the area all the time but bought an annual...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Lifesrichtapestry
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lifesrichtapestry, Wow! We thank you very much for taking the time to review Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. We warmly appreciate your feedback as it helps us to provide more enriching experiences for our guests. We absolutely love to hear all about our guests’...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited Crystal Castle several times and each time is even more beautiful than the last. Even if you just go to the cafe it is well worth the visit! The cakes and coffee are delicious! I cannot find the right words to thank...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank KKAdventures
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi KKAdventures, We appreciate you taking the time to review Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. We absolutely love to hear all about our guests’ magical connections and special experiences. We are honoured that you have visited a few times and look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a special place to spend time walking through the gardens and admiring the views and of course the beautifully placed crystals. Set in a magical mountain setting it is so serene and peaceful you can’t help walking away with the feeling of being...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank F2094APbarbarad
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi F2094APbarbarad, Thank you for taking the time to review Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. We warmly appreciate your feedback as it helps us to provide more enriching experiences for our guests. We absolutely love to hear all about our guests’ magical connections and special...More

Reviewed 13 February 2019

Crystal Castle is beautiful - Such a lovely place to go and visit and take your time to walk around the beautiful grounds and admire the crystals and plants etc.... The cafe was a slight disappointment and we choose to eat after our visit, but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Karlene T
CrystalCastle, Guest Relations Manager at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens with others, Karlene. We rare so glad to hear that you had such a beautiful visit. We warmly appreciate your feedback as it helps us to provide...More

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Hannah S
24 January 2019|
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Response from CrystalCastle | Property representative |
Hi Hannah. Depending on whether or not you participate in the various experiences that we offer, we find that approximately 3 hours is enough. However, many of our guests easily spend 4 to 6 hours here and even up to a... More
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Linda S
29 July 2018|
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Response from CrystalCastle | Property representative |
Hi Linda, thank you for your enquiry. Our Crystal Guardians arrived here in early 2016 :) Bright blessings, The Crystal Castle Team
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Stacey I
27 June 2018|
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Hi Stacey, Thank you for your question and our apologies for the delayed response. At this stage there is no public transport up into The Byron hinterland so the best option would be to get to Byron bay centre via a shuttle... More
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