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    Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

    324 Land Road, via Lake Eacham | P.O. Box 776, Malanda, Queensland, Australia
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          Overview
          • Excellent75%
          • Very good17%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “tree house” (52 reviews)
          “spa bath” (11 reviews)
          Free Parking
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          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 146 reviews

          Reviewed 23 May 2017

          We spent 4 nights in this wonderful wilderness retreat. Do not expect iPad and phone connection unless you go to reception. To us it was bliss getting away from the outside world and enjoying our surroundings. Our accommodation was clean, our breakfast basket was more...More

          Thank dorgregor
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 25 May 2017

          We really appreciate all feedback from our guests. The chef will ask all diners how their meal was, and we would like guests not to be shy in responding, so that we can make your dining experience a memorable experience. If we know of any...More

          Reviewed 11 May 2017

          We stayed four nights in a studio pole house at Rose Gum. All houses are in the forest and beautifully appointed. We are birdwatchers and were delighted with Rose Gums. We saw a cassowary and many forest species of birds. Our studio room was huge...More

          Thank skyetime
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 25 May 2017

          Thank you for the review. Staying 4 nights certainly gives our guests more time to explore the beautiful attractions in the area, and more opportunity to see our unique wildlife such as platypus, tree kangaroos and the cassowary. The quaint villages in the area offer...More

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          Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

          we had a wonderful stay at Rose Gums retreat. Very private, with plenty of opportunities to enjoy the wildlife of the Australia rainforest. In just two days we saw cassuary, platypus, snakes and dozen of species of birds. The cabins are very well appointed, the...More

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          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 6 May 2017

          Thank you for the kind review. You were lucky to see so much special wildlife. For the last 8 months we have been regularly seeing not just one but two Cassowaries on the property. The Cassowary is Australia's biggest bird, and it is still a...More

          Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

          This is a wonderful retreat lovingly constructed and developed by the very friendly owners over many years. The gardens and woods are wonderful and the views from the tree houses stunning. You have no feeling of anyone anywhere close to you at all as each...More

          Thank TonyPKL
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 6 May 2017

          Thank you Tony for the kind review. From the beginning at the planning stage to build Rose Gums we felt to maximum the 'living in the rainforest' experience we would site the treehouses about 100 metres apart. This guarantees total privacy with uninterrupted views of...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

          What a great place to relax. We used this place as a base and traveled around the Tablelands area. Staff were very friendly and we had complete privacy. Great walks to the waterfall, but make sure you wear long pants on the wlak as we...More

          Thank Kathy W
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 6 May 2017

          Thank you for the kind review Kathy. Leeches can be an annoying feature of the walk near the creek if it has rained. At reception we give out free salt balls, which are effective in getting rid of the leech without having to touch them.

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          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
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          • US$ 257 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          Jadis2284
          Hi was wondering if on site massages are available or can be arranged?
          29 July 2016|
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          Response from TMbeachlover | Reviewed this property |
          I am sure they could arrange it for you if you let them know prior.
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          "One studio is in the forest the other has views of mountains"
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          "We had a one room suite for two but they can accomodate families. We could see a beautiful moonrise on our..."
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