The Platinum Palate in Australia: Jonah’s Restaurant and Boutique Hotel, Relais & Chateaux Overlooking The Pacific Ocean in Whale Beach (Sydney)! Arrive in Style By Seaplane for the Ultimate Experience!


Jonah’s Whale Beach is one of Australia’s most stunning ocean retreats. Located on Sydney’s Northern Beaches Jonah’s is a 50 minute drive from the city or an amazing twenty minute seaplane flight.

The perfect beachside escape, Jonah’s offers an acclaimed restaurant, eleven Ocean Retreat rooms including ‘Jonah’s Private’, a secluded residence and meeting spaces with sweeping views of the Ocean.

Luxurious and discreet, Jonah’s prides itself on its friendly and casual atmosphere and outstanding first class service.

The newest Platinum Palate award winning Jonah’s features eleven well appointed Ocean Retreat Rooms including one Executive Ocean Retreat. The accommodation at Jonah’s is located in two separate buildings, offering minimalist lines and muted tones to reinforce the focus on relaxing.

Each room incorporates hand-crafted furniture, king-size beds and the decadent limestone bathrooms include 20 cm shower-heads, L’OCCITANE amenities and a spa bath. Each room has a private balcony offering you a place to relax and absorb the spectacular view.

All rooms feature mini bar, complimentary High-Speed Wireless, Flat screen TV with extensive FOXTEL channels, in-room safe, DVD player, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, bathrobes and air-conditioning.

Make the most of in room massage and beauty treatments by an experienced spa therapist from Purity Pacific.
Room 3 does not offer a spa bath however the room is larger in size than others.
The spacious Executive Ocean Retreat offers a separate lounge area to bedroom and is available for an additional fee on request, please enquire with us directly for more details

The below rates are based on twin share and valid until 15.12.17

Bed & Breakfast
Sunday – Thursday, based on Twin Share
A$349.00 Per Person
Make a Booking
Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
Seven Days, based on Twin Share
A$499.00 Per Person

Jonah’s offers a wide range of packages which are designed to offer unique and memorable experiences. Whether it’s for indulgence, romantic escape, gourmet getaway or wellness. Jonah’s is the perfect spot for a fabulous and memorable wedding celebration!


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No visit to Australia is complete without a visit to Jonah’s Whale Beach! I suggest if you are going to make the effort to go, enjoy every minute and spend a relaxing, romantic, beautiful evening you will never forget!




One of the top locales in Australia for picture perfect weddings!

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Spectacular gourmet cuisine and views to match!

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Zucchini Flowers: the menu reflects local and seasonal influences.



Hibiscus, Raspberry, and Blueberry infused Vodka Cocktail on the terrace!


Attention to little details!

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And that view!

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Breakfast is served!

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Choose between a dramatic cliffside pool or the Pacific Ocean, or both!


Above photos by Jonah’s @Facebook



Sydney Seaplanes offers packages flying guests from Sydney to Jonah’s for lunch, dinner, and overnight stays! Enjoy spectacular views and arrive and depart in style!

Packages with Sydney Seaplanes
If you’re looking for that ultimate Sydney dining experience, taking in the most spectacular views of Sydney Harbour and the Northern Beaches, then you must experience one of three packages with Sydney Seaplanes. Sydney Seaplanes have been flying happy customers to Jonah’s for many years now.

Jonah’s for Lunch

Departing Sydney Harbour late morning your seaplane flight tracks north past Sydney’s spectacular northern beaches before touching down in the expansive waterway of Pittwater. Hotel reps will meet you at the dock and transfer you the short distance to Jonah’s. Enjoy a three course lunch in the restaurant before your seaplane flight back to Rose Bay, encompassing a Sydney Harbour circuit in front of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House – amazing!

A$555 per person
Minimum 2 adults
Includes seaplane flights and lunch
Total tour duration 4 hours, total flying time 40 minutes
Daily flights available on demand

Deluxe Lunch A$670 per person

Enjoy a 4-course lunch with accompanied matched wines selected by Head Sommelier Luke Collard.

Jonah’s for Dinner

Depart Rose Bay mid afternoon and enjoy a spectacular scenic flight around Sydney Harbour’s iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge before passing the Harbour Heads and tracking north to Pittwater. Hotel reps will meet you at the dock for the short transfer to the restaurant.

Upon arrival at Jonah’s, head Sommelier & his team will introduce you to a bottle of champagne from the oldest Champagne house in the world. The unique 375ml bottle is a replica of the original from the 16th Century. Your tasting of this champagne will be accompanied by an antipasto plate for two guests.

Once you have finished your tasting, relax and unwind soaking up the stunning views of Whale Beach, you will be taken into the Restaurant where you will enjoy a three course dinner selecting from the seasonal A La Carte menu.

At the end of your night your chauffeur from OnQ Limousines will be waiting to transfer you from Jonah’s back to Rose Bay, or if preferred Sydney city and inner suburbs. Alternate drop off locations may be arranged for an additional charge.

A$545 per person
Minimum 2 adults
Includes seaplane flight, Champagne tasting, 3 course a la carte dinner and Town Car transfer
Total tour duration 5-6 hours, total flying time 25 minutes
Daily flights available on demand

The Overnighter

Your escape begins with your flight departing Rose Bay mid-afternoon. Upon arrival at Jonah’s, take the time to relax on your private balcony whilst soaking up the uninterrupted view. The overnighter package includes return seaplane flights from Rose Bay, return transfers to Jonah’s, 3 course A La Carte dinner, accommodation in an Ocean Retreat Room and Full A La Carte Breakfast.

A$850 per person
Minimum 2 adults
Available Monday – Sunday until 18.12.16


Photo by: Manly Ocean Adventures whale watching



69 Bynya Road
Whale Beach, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9974 5599


About Fred Bollaci

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