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    Cassowary House

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    Black Mountain Road, Kuranda, Queensland 4872, Australia
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good35%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible0%
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you are a serious birder this is a five star property. My sister and I loved the close encounters with the cassowary who wandered through the property every day we were there (August 5-8). We also had the thrill of early morning viewing from...More

    Thank kadala
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    We came on a birding (bird watching) vacation and did want to see a Southern Cassowary, so we spent 2 nights here to increase our odds. It was a bit of a splurge for us. We stayed in the twin room with kitchenette. It was...More

    Thank K W
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Cassowary House is a lovely, peaceful place with very interesting and helpful hosts. The accommodation is not for those wanting a 5 star hotel room, but it is cosy and clean and wonderfully close to the trees and the birds. We really liked it. Breakfast...More

    1  Thank Grant P
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    While, yes, this is definitely a paradise for bird lovers, there is so much in the surrounding area that Cassowary House makes for an ideal location for sightseeing the entire area. A car is an absolute must to truly enjoy the region in an affordable...More

    Thank seascape100
    Reviewed 23 March 2017

    Set about 3km outside Kuranda, this is a peaceful place to enjoy nature at its best. It is situated in tropical rain forest, bringing you all the sounds of bird life throughout the day and night. The owners are birdwatching experts and very friendly and...More

    1  Thank John G
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    • 4
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    • Kuranda
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