STYLE Island
TYPE Holiday House
  • Tintoela
  • Tintoela
  • Tintoela
  • Tintoela
  • Tintoela

At a glance

Glimpse the enchanting ocean views from Tintoela’s Luxury Retreat and it will come as no surprise Tintoela literally means “sweetheart” in Norfolk’s language. Inherently romantic, the luxury accommodation at Tintoela has long been a favourite destination for honeymooners and romantics of every age. This boutique property features one-, a two- and a six-bedroom luxury holiday homes, all privately set amidst four acres of lush gardens.


Tintoela is ideally situated, with iconic panoramic views of Cockpit Valley and the breath-taking seascape beyond. Located just five minutes from shops and restaurants, one of Australia’s top 10 favourite beaches, a World Heritage Listed golf course,pristine national parks and the convict ruins of Kingston, Tintoela Retreat offers both privacy and accessibility. 

Couples on a romantic getaway will love

Tintoela’s inspired architecture and lush landscapes have been lovingly designed with privacy and intimacy in mind. Each bedroom opens out onto a private verandah surrounded by tropical gardens and storybook ocean views. Couples find the hours slip by as they lounge on their cape cod chairs sipping a glass of wine. As evening falls, the night sky fills with stars and the palm trees gently sway in the soft sea breeze.

Norfolk Island accommodation

Kushu Cottage, our delightful one-bedroom cottage with breath-taking ocean views, has a modern interior that’s met with the comforts of relaxed island living. Though the ocean beckons from every room, it’s often the private verandah surrounded by tropical gardens that leave you feeling like you've found your own private paradise.

Hilli Cottageis the perfect two-bedroom beach house. With vaulted ceilings and large gable windows, this open-plan cottage is drenched in natural sunlight. Lush gardens frame the cottage with ocean views that will take your breath away. The front patio is the perfect place to lounge, complete with barbecue facilities. The two luxurious bedrooms, each with adjoining ensuites, provide a spacious and tranquil escape.

Hunky’s Homestead showcases the best of Norfolk architecture blended with the subtle elegance of sophisticated living. The three-story home is designed to ensure peacefulness and serenity. Wake up to unobstructed views of the South Pacific in the king size master bedroom. A gorgeous potbelly stove separates the lounge room from the airy country-style kitchen, which features the latest modern appliances. A study, laundry room, three-and-a-half bathrooms and six bedrooms make up the rest of the home. 

Best room for two for a romantic escape

Come and feel the enchantment of “sweetheart” Tintoela. Experience a sense of luxury and relaxation amidst a setting that’s truly magical. To add that personal touch, Tintoela’s manager will greet you at the airport and help ensure your holiday runs smoothly from start to finish.The genuine care he provides, including his local knowledge of the island, gives you the time and freedom to make lasting, cherished memories on our beautiful island.

Dining and leisure

What better way to wake up than to our delicious Bounty Breakfast Hamper filled with locally sourced island delights? For a romantic evening out, award winning Dino’s restaurant, set in a beautifully restored island home with an eclectic mix of art and furnishings, is a foodies’ paradise. 

Tranquil and beautiful Emily Bay is ideal for water activities or you can explore Norfolk’s rich historical sites, golf, fish or hike. On lazy afternoons, take your picnic basket and blanket to a cliff top or in the evenings watch the sunset from your private Tintoela Retreat.

Spa and wellness

Enjoy an intimate spa treatment at Tintoela with our Serenity Day Spa package. Serenity Day Spa uses Organicspa products from the pristine shire of Byron Bay Australia. It is a luxurious certified organic and vegan skin care range created exclusively for the professional salon and spa experience. Choose from a one-hour full body massage or facial using the Organicspa product range to be provided at your accommodation at Tintoela.

Contact Details
60 Harpers Road Norfolk Island 2899
Contact No.: 0011 6723 22946

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