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Emirates One & Only Wolgan Valley - At a Glance

Carefully sited between two National Parks and spread out at the foot of towering cliffs, Emirates One & Only Wolgan Valley is set within its own private conservation and wildlife reserve. The resort itself occupies just one percent of the total land area of 7,000 acres and features 40 individual suites, each having its own indoor / outdoor swimming pool. The main homestead offers distinctive dining, luxury facilities and stand-alone Timeless Spa.

"It's not until the valley opens up before us and the resort finally comes into view that it becomes clear why Emirates has chosen this special place." Ley Butterworth - The Australian

The property borders the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage region, less than 3 hours by road from Sydney.

The carbon-neutral resort actively protects its surrounding habitat and indigenous wildlife species while delivering the first-class standards and quality expected in luxury resorts. Recognised as an honouree of the internationally acclaimed Travel + Leisure 2013 Global Vision Awards in the category of Sustainability for its trailblazing initiatives in sustainability and conservation and more recently awarded a coveted Banksia Award, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is heralding a new era of conservation based luxury in Australia.

The seclusion of Emirates One & Only Wolgan Valley creates a natural sanctuary where guests can experience a haven of wildlife, breathtaking natural beauty and relaxation. Here guests can soak up the rich heritage of the region while enjoying the Australian wilderness in unsurpassed luxurious comfort, and appreciate the very special natural, cultural and scenic values of the Wolgan Valley through a range of nature based activities including four wheel drives, heritage interpretive tours, nature walks, wildlife spotting and horse riding.

Emirates One & Only Wolgan Valley has been named one of the 10 Best Luxury Hotels in the World according to Mr & Mrs Smith, curator of the world’s most unique and stylish hotels and resorts. Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley was the only Australian resort to make the Top 10. The ultra-luxury resort was also named the #1 Hotel in Australia in TripAdvisor’s 2016 Traveller’s Choice Awards.

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley offers the rare opportunity to experience true luxury in a spectacular Australian bush setting.

“The suites combine simplicity with’s tempting just to spend the weekend lying in state, charting the change of light on the cliffs... Whether it’s at dawn, midday or dusk, the first impression of this place brings back old meaning to the word ‘awesome.” Sally Feldman, Vogue Entertaining and Travel


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Dramatic landscapes
The resort itself occupies just 2 percent of the total land area and features 40 individual suites with private swimming pools, distinctive dining, luxury facilities and stand-alone Timeless Spa. "Wolgan Valley works because it feels part of the environment It feels as if it belongs. It was made to complement the natural beauty of this Central West valley, not intrude on it." Brian Crisp - News Ltd – Escape

Conservation-led luxury
Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is Australia’s first conservation-led luxury resort. Occupying just two per cent of a 4,000-acre conservancy reserve, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley combines the expectations of the high-end traveller with a commitment to broader social, ecological and environmental sustainability. The resort is the first hotel in the world to achieve carbon neutral certification from an internationally accredited greenhouse gas certification scheme.


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