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Surrender to the beauty and healing cultures of the Internationally recognised Gaia retreat & spa, nestled on 25 acres in the breathtaking Bundjalung Country hinterland of Byron Bay, the region known as the healing capital of Australia. Majestically poised on the highest point in the shire, Gaia meaning…spirit of Mother Earth, will seduce you to drift into infinity with its endless spectacular vistas and unprecedented natural sustainable design. Offering 23 beautifully appointed retreat style Bungalow/Villas set in lush subtropical gardens - time spent at Gaia is beyond the realm of the rooms, it’s about the quintessential Gaia nurturing experience that gives guests the opportunity to realign themselves physically, spiritually and emotionally. Owners Olivia Newton-John and Gregg Cave realized a dream to create a place of heart where you OWN the experience and can truly surrender.