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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Comfortable, clean, well maintained accommodation, lovely pool to swim in, a covered facility for outdoor cooking. Pleasant, helpful staff, we could not ask for more. Very close to the lovely Lake and a decent Italian restaurant

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I booked a cabin in this park on line so I was dubious about the quality of the accommodation without first inspecting the property. I had nothing to worry about as the cabin I booked was spotlessly clean, quiet and comfortable. The grounds are green, tropical and spacious and I would recommend this place to anyone who wants a quiet...

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Rockhampton, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This caravan park was very clean and quiet and we were able to enjoy a short walk to lake placid which provided us with beautiful views and a great place to relax ...updated toilets and ammenities were the nicest I've seen in a caravan park and were very clean ... great place and only a short drive to the Kuranda...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you Steph9201 for sharing your Lake Placid Tourist Park experience. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again if you return to FNQ in the future.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

From the helpful, informed reception staff to the fantastic modern bathrooms this campsite is great! Lovely pool and communal cooking/eating area. Tucked right up against the rainforest with myriad noises and birds flitting through the trees. Although we arrived in a downpour, our campsite was not flooded so drainage is clear good. Close enough to town for all amenities and...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you RonelBarlow for your lovely comments about your recent stay at Lake Placid Tourist Park. It is always nice to read visitors comments on the wonderful wildlife we see here at the park and to share the beauty of this location with others. We hope you are able to call in and see us again on your travels.

Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We spent two nights at this caravan park. Quick check in and lots of information including maps and brochures available at the main office. The ensuite cabin was very nice and a bargain at 90 aud per night. Very clean and spacious. Nice kitchen and a comfortable sofa as well as table and chairs both inside and outside. Cable TV,...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you Sarracenia for posting your review of your recent stay with us at Lake Placid Tourist Park. It is very encouraging to us all to read positive comments like yours and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Needless to say we look forward to maybe seeing you back here again one day.

Bournwmouth
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the first 2 nights of a 3 month road trip and we adored this place. It's really hidden away and is so picturesque it's gorgeous. The amenities were very modern and always spotless, the showers were so powerful and were really lovely and hot. The staff were extremely friendly and very helpful when it came to booking...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you Cchazell for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at Lake Placid Tourist Park. Our staff work tirelessly to ensure our guests enjoy their time with us and it is always nice to hear we seem to be getting it right. This area is definitely worth a second visit so we look forward to...

wallaroo
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stayed on an ensuite site for 14 nights in august staff were really good always friendly no problem to change dates and extend stay. Park can be squeezy but park will use a tractor to put you on site. Unfortunatly this means tractor noise from early in the morning.

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you spook7 for your review of your recent stay at Lake Placid Tourist Park. We are always happy to try to alter guests bookings whenever possible and in the busy winter months it can be quite challenging. Our tractor is invaluable for moving caravans on and off sites in these busy months when space is at a premium. We...

Horb am Neckar, Germany
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This was one of the cleanest, and friendliest campings we have visited. The camping kitchen is very large, and cleaned very well, daily. Visitors on this camping are all very nice, and it was fun to stay here three days. A bit curious, some hippies camp opposite of the park, just on the street. Though officially not allowed to camp...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you Oli for your feedback on your recent stay at Lake Placid Tourist Park. The public parking area outside the park is a no camping zone and from time to time we have backpackers who pay to use our facilities but do not stay overnight. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope the remainder of...

Hoppers Crossing, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This was our big stop before we headed for Cape York. It was wonderful. We had driven up from Melbourne. We arrived late. Map and instructions were left on the front door for us. Pool was great for relaxing. Camp kitchen clean and one of the best I have seen. Showers and toilet extremely clean as well as the laundry....

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you MezzTherese for taking the time to post a review on Lake Placid Tourist Park. Our large pool and camp kitchen area is a popular meeting spot for guests. Apart from our beautiful surroundings the peace and serenity of our park is a big drawcard and is what brings a lot of travelers back to us time and again....

Nanango, Australia
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We had intended to stay for ten days and ended up being in Caravan Park nearly a month as we have family in the region. There is a Cafe with good coffee and food on site, a bonus when visitors come. The grounds are well kept and amenities spotless even when Park is packed through winter season, a credit to...

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Ian A, Manager at Lake Placid Tourist Park, responded to this review

Thank you Judi for posting a review of your recent stay at Lake Placid Tourist Park. Like yourselves it is amazing how many people stay with us a lot longer than initially booked. We all take a great deal of pride in everything our park has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lake Placid Tourist Park is set amongst 14 acres of tropical rainforest and is nestled at the base of the Barron Gorge National Park, and adjacent to the crystal clear waters of Lake Placid. Offering caravan and tent sites as well as budget, luxury and ensuite cabins, family villas and cottages, we have the perfect holiday accommodation for any traveller (pets welcome too)!Located 14km north west of Cairns city, the park is central to the main tourist attractions such as Skyrail, the Kuranda Scenic Railway and the northern beaches. Both adventure and tranquility await! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Placid Tourist Park

Address: 82-100 Lake Placid Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $80 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake Placid Tourist Park 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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