Wildlife Retreat at Taronga

Welcome to the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga on Cammeraigal country. An elegant Australian eco-retreat nestled within Taronga Zoo, overlooking magnificent Sydney Harbour.

A place that embodies our commitment to securing a shared future for wildlife and people.

Important update

Mask-wearing now mandatory indoors for Greater Sydney:

Please bring a mask when you visit Taronga Zoo Sydney. Mask-wearing is now mandatory for anyone 12 years and over in our retail stores, and highly recommended in all other indoor and enclosed spaces.

For guests staying overnight at Wildlife Retreat at Taronga:

Following advice from NSW Health, we are welcoming back guests from the northern zone of the Northern Beaches from Sunday 10 January 2021.

Please delay, reschedule your stay if you are from a COVID hot spot, or have been asked to self-isolate. Any guests who have visited one of the identified venues on the NSW Health list, have been asked to self-isolate or have any cold or flu symptoms, are also asked to respect NSW Health advice and delay their visit

Your accommodation booking can be changed to an alternate date at no charge. If there is anything urgent that you need to discuss regarding your booking, please email us at accommodation@zoo.nsw.gov.au or call 02 9978 4791, bearing in mind that we are currently experiencing a high volume of calls and emails.

Wildlife Retreat at Taronga is a COVID-safe venue!

We are committed to keeping you and your family safe and we follow all current NSW Health guidelines and advice. As part of your visit, we ask you to please check in using the Service NSW QR code. Please show this, along with your booking reservation, at the entry gate/check in desk. 

To make your visit even more enjoyable, we suggest you download the app before you visit.

20% off Midweek Stays

Get ready for your Sydney summer stay-cay. Book and stay midweek in January 2021 to enjoy 20% off the Ultimate Retreat Package!

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of an unforgettable overnight experience at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga with an online Gift Certificate. 

Wildlife Retreat Packages

Revel in the natural beauty of the bushland, and step into a lush sanctuary where koalas and echidnas roam, and platypus swim. Join a guided tour, encounter a close and emotional connection with the animals and join the cause to defend their place in the world.

Wildlife Retreat Packages

Revel in the natural beauty of the bushland, and step into a lush sanctuary where koalas and echidnas roam, and platypus swim. Join a guided tour, encounter a close and emotional connection with the animals and join the cause to defend their place in the world.

Accommodation

Nestled amongst the natural landscape of Taronga Zoo Sydney, thoughtfully curated designer rooms allow you to overlook bushland, come eye-to-eye with animals or gaze across stunning Sydney Harbour.

Accommodation

Nestled amongst the natural landscape of Taronga Zoo Sydney, thoughtfully curated designer rooms allow you to overlook bushland, come eye-to-eye with animals or gaze across stunning Sydney Harbour.

Dining

Taste culinary delights that are rich with fresh and native ingredients at Me-Gal restaurant, serving locally-sourced produce on a delectable seasonally-modified menu that will satisfy the senses.

Dining

Taste culinary delights that are rich with fresh and native ingredients at Me-Gal restaurant, serving locally-sourced produce on a delectable seasonally-modified menu that will satisfy the senses.

About

Learn more about the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga and its amazing harbour side location.

About

Learn more about the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga and its amazing harbour side location.

Sustainability

Complementing the natural landscape it dwells within, the Wildlife Retreat has been carefully designed to incorporate an array of environmentally sustainable initiatives.

Other Accommodation

Taronga Zoo Sydney also offers safari-style accommodation with Roar and Snore. Privately positioned on-site at the Zoo, this experience tailors to families, couples and corporates searching for an unforgettable overnight tour with intimate exotic animal encounters and exclusive keeper talks.

Roar and Snore is available to book year-round.

Reviews

Unforgettable experience
"This was an experience I’ll never forget. Put this on your travel bucket list. You won’t regret it and you’ll be supporting Taronga’s important conservation work at the same time!"

From Ro&Dave on TripAdvisor

But above all, expect to leave changed forever.

Having found your place in a bigger purpose.

And knowing that your stay has made a meaningful difference.

Because at Taronga we’re not for profit, we’re for the wild.