10 great reasons to stay at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley:

  • the menus feature locally grown produce, meats and wines, all as organic as possible. The resort also has a large organic kitchen garden

  • Wolgan Valley was the first hotel in the world to achieve carbon-neutral certification by CarbonZero, and continues to do so each year

  • the One&Only Spa has 6 private double-treatment rooms, each with soaking tub and shower. Sodashi products feature, as does a full spa menu

  • activities include horse riding and treks, guided walks, dark sky watching, archery, mountain biking and tennis

  • the comprehensive conservation program includes activities such as tree planting, water testing, wildlife and habitat surveys, wombat and feral animal monitoring

  • Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is a chic resort in the beautiful Blue Mountains area, a 2.5 hour drive from Sydney

  • the location is superb - set between the Wollemi and Gardens of Stone National Parks in the World Heritage-listed Greater Blue Mountains

  • luxury accommodation is in a mix of 1 bedroom Heritage Villas, 2 bedroom Wollemi Villas and the secluded 3 bedroom Wolgan Villa. Each has a private heated pool

  • breakfast and a 6-course dinner are taken in the Wolgan Dining Room. The Country Kitchen serves lunch & afternoon light bites

  • rates include breakfast, lunch and dinner, selected wines and beers, non-alcoholic drinks, 2 on-site activities a day, use of gym, tennis courts, sauna and steam room


Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is one of Australia’s ultra-luxe lodges, nestled in an idyllic setting on the Great Dividing Range. It borders two national parks - Wollemi and the Gardens of Stone national parks - and is part of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage-listed area. The setting alone is reason to come.

The accommodation at Wolgan Valley is superb, in a mix of luxurious one, two and three bedroom villas. There are 36 free-standing one-bedroom Heritage Villas. Each villa has a private heated lap pool, double-sided fireplace and quiet balcony. They also have a separate lounge area and feature locally crafted wooden furniture. Each Heritage Villa sleeps up to three people.

The Wollemi Villas have two bedrooms, one with a king bed and the other with either a king or twin beds. They also have a private heated pool. Each villa has a separate lounge and dining area, and double-sided fireplace between the lounge and bedroom. The Wollemi Villas sleep up to five people.

The Wolgan Villa is set in a secluded part of the resort and offers three bedrooms, sleeping up to seven people. This villa is fully self-contained if need be, with a full kitchen and dining area. Like the other villas it also has a double-sided fireplace, private heated pool and relaxing balcony. And each bedroom has a private bathroom or ensuite. The master bedroom has a king bed and the remaining two can be king or twin rooms. This is the perfect setting for several couples or a family group to stay. The views from the Wolgan Villa stretch up the long valley, highlighting tall escarpments and sunset colours.

The One&Only Spa is a beautiful place, designed to pamper and nurture. The six large double-treatment rooms each have a Japanese-style soaking bath and private bathroom. Collaborating with Sodashi, Australia’s finest 100% chemical-free spa range, the resort’s expert therapists use intuitive touch and the healing qualities of pure therapeutic-grade ingredients, to guide you through a truly holistic experience. Treatments are designed to nurture the mind, body and soul, while using high quality natural and plant ingredients.

The fitness area, available to all guests, provides tennis, a large pool and deck, fully equipped gym, and a sauna and steam room.

Due to its fabulous wilderness location Wolgan Valley offers a fantastic range of activities to enjoy during your stay. Guided hikes and easy walking tracks are a great way to start. The resort is also well known for its great horse-riding opportunities and monthly endurance event - the Wolgan Warrior. There is also archery, picnics, wildlife and bird-watching tours, and some excellent mountain biking around the 7,000 acre nature reserve.

One of the most meaningful experiences at Wolgan Valley is their conservation program. With such a large area to protect there are many activities to join in - tree planting, water testing, wildlife and habitat surveys, and wombat and feral animal monitoring. These are rewarding experiences for everyone, but especially for children.

The resorts unique blend of native wildlife, dramatic landscapes, and heritage can be explored through a range of epic outdoor activities including hiking, four-wheel driving, mountain biking, and horse riding along hidden trails, sparkling creeks and dramatic ridgelines.


rates at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley - from $AU 2,850 per room per night for 2