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2472 Mossman-Mount Molloy Rd, Julatten, Queensland 4871 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the Gypsy wagon tiny home at Sweetwater for 4 nights and we were so delighted with it we booked to stay 3 extra nights! The wagon is situated in Julatten, about 30 mins outside of Port Douglas, up a beautiful winding road...More

Thank Bronwyn T
Response from Sweetwaterlodge, Owner at Sweetwater LodgeResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at Sweetwater and totally embraced what we have on offer here. It is a pleasure to share our paradise with guests who love it as much as we do. It was lovely to meet you both...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To reach the two cottages which are off the road you have to drive along quite a bit of a gravel road and you park right on the lawn in front of your cottage. The area is a former fruit plantation with an own access...More

Thank SwissCity
Response from Sweetwaterlodge, Owner at Sweetwater LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

We are pleased that you enjoyed the quality of our lodges as we put a lot of thought and effort in to their construction and upkeep. It is a shame that you didn't see any platypus while here. Our lodges are indeed self catering but...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Our second visit to Sweetwater confirmed our conviction that this indeed is a very special place 'ticking all our boxes' - birds, walks, isolation, beautiful surroundings. The handcrafted and attractively designed lodges are very comfortable with particular attention to detail. Using the outdoor kitchen and...More

Thank Jane R
Response from Sweetwaterlodge, Owner at Sweetwater LodgeResponded 14 August 2018

Thanks so much Jane for taking the time to share your experience of Sweetwater. It was lovely to see you both again and we look forward to seeing you again next year. In the meantime enjoy your other travels and we look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

My wife and I came upon Sweetwater Lodge by chance and how lucky we were. We stayed for the weekend of 9-10th June. The lodge was clean, spacious and very well equipped. The location was magnificent. Lovely paths through the grounds which can lead to...More

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Response from Sweetwaterlodge, Owner at Sweetwater LodgeResponded 7 July 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that it will not be your last. It would be lovely to welcome you again one day. Wishing you all the very best. Wendy and Glenn

Reviewed 9 June 2018

This is a beautiful property. The accommodation is marvellously designed, clean and very comfortable. I adored the open-air shower and the kitchen on the verandah made it easy to eat in. The property itself is a gem and clearly loved by its owners. The birdlife...More

Thank CondaBrisbane
Response from Sweetwaterlodge, Owner at Sweetwater LodgeResponded 10 June 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at Sweetwater and really look forward to your return visit one day.

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Sweetwater Lodge, a unique tropical Australian holiday retreat for couples. This private luxury retreat is situated in the Cairns Highlands/Port Douglas Hinterland/northern Atherton Tablelands, in the cool ...More tropical climate of Julatten surrounded by a stunning mountain range. Sweetwater offers outstanding personal service, high quality accommodation with absolute attention to detail. Property features include a private rainforest walk, swimming holes, an abundance of native wildlife including the elusive platypus, together with extensive birdlife. Other popular features include an indoor/outdoor shower, spa bath, al fresco kitchen and our bush bbq facility, the "Platypus Hut", on the edge of the creek. In addition to the lodges we also offer a luxurious glamping experience in our full sized hand crafted Gypsy Wagon (queen bed w/ en-suite toilet) together with adjoining undercover area incorporating camp kitchen, lounge, hammock, fireplace with bbq, and a hot shower under the stars! Less
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Suites, Kitchenette
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Suites, Kitchenette
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USD 228 - USD 234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sweetwater Lodge Julatten, Queensland
Australia > Queensland > Julatten
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Room & Suite (10)
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"Either villa provides privacy and beautiful views."
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"All lodges are equally good but the gypsy caravan is much smaller"
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"The two self-catering lodges are identical, spaced about 100 metres apart; both offer excellent views of the..."
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