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Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park

Plenty Highway 140 km North-East from Alice Springs | Sealed road all the way, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Camp Oven cookout is to die for, the hosts are super friendly and helpful and the fossicking tours are the best. We as a family of 4 had an absolute blast here. Wish it wasn’t so far away from Melbourne otherwise we would be...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned here for another fossicking tour and were pleasantly surprised by their upgrades and their future planned improvements since we were here 2 years ago. The friendly staff couldn't have been more helpful. For this remote oasis, the cabins we stayed in were...More

Thank Carolyn_Hall2013
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

2 adults, 3 teenage kids and camper trailer. We arrived to the station late after a very long day driving on the plenty. Staff unlocked the door with a smile on their face and made us feel welcome. Young lad, Ben, showed us to our...More

Thank cassi74766
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 15 October 2018

Hi Cassi! So pleased to meet someone who is acknowledging the work of our boys. Ben’s Mum works for us at Gemtree and he has taken to Outback life like a duck to water. Along with his little brother Olli and our sons Tom and...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

For being in the middle of nowhere it was great. Our cabin was big enough, and the walk to showers and toilets was easy. They deliver dinners to your room/camp, nothing particularly healthy. We brought supplies for breakfast and lunch from Alice and stored them...More

Thank Spiderwoman56
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 15 October 2018

We love when visitors return - fancy thirty years! It is getting harder and harder to find gems randomly so most people have success by going on our private tours, as we’ve taken time to locate a site that is productive. Everyone on our tours...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Found nice Garnets on the tag along tour. This park is well worth a visit because you can actually dig where you will really find some gems. They take you to their diggings and show you how, they provide the equipment too for a reasonable...More

Thank Rob D
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 15 October 2018

So glad you enjoyed our home. Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Kate and Aaron

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About
Description
Bush Caravan Park - genuine outback hospitality. The reality of life in the Red Centre. Owner Operated, Kids Stay Free, Pet Friendly. We deliver dinner/breakfast to your cabin or site on quad bike! More Liquor license. Camp fires allowed. Campoven dinners Wed and Sat Fromm april - October (bookings essential). Daily Fossicking Tours Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
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Traveller (29)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
Room & Suite (1)
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RachJenner
9 July 2017|
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Response from kateandaaron2014 | Property representative |
Hi there! Sorry, only just found the question. It can get to 40 degrees but we have a pool. We take fossicking tours out at 6:30am in the summer to beat the heat and the flies. Evenings are cooler but not cold - 12 -20... More
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"It's a caravan park but they are looking to upgrade some rooms to include ensuites - that would be..."
ianj569
13 Aug 2018
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"Old facilities, but everything works and is very clean. No power overnight as the generators shut down, so..."
fishinmad2015
3 Aug 2015
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"Great views of the stars so well worth just taking the swag and camping out"
jossmcboss
22 Nov 2014
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