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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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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (136)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (8)
    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good17%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “tree house” (56 reviews)
    “spa bath” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Internet
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We loved our tree house, waking up bathed in sunlight listening to the birds. Wonderful terrace and huge fun lighting the fire in the evenings which were a bit cool in July. Very romantic with a spa in the bathroom. Quiet and comfortable with great...More

    Thank Helen M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My family and I recently stayed in the "Fern Wren" tree house and it was absolutely wonderful. From the moment we arrived we knew we were in for a treat. John, Peta, Di and Anna went above and beyond to ensure that we had a...More

    1  Thank jnlivinthedream
    Response from rosegums, Front Office Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review! Our goal here at Rose Gums is to provide a wonderful experience in pristine surroundings, with native birds and animals to see in their natural habitat!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    "Rose" is the epitome of beauty, refinement and domestication while "gums" are the towering symbol of of Australia's rugged untamed nature. Put them together and you encapsulate what this retreat is all about. It provides the ultimate in luxury amid the thick tropical wilderness. From...More

    1  Thank SydneyHarriet
    Response from rosegums, Front Office Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    What a lovely review! Thank you. We here at Rose Gums pride ourselves on providing a haven of peace and tranquillity, away from the everyday hustle and noise! We want people to experience the beauty and majesty of the rainforest and its inhabitants without having...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We didn't want to leave Cockatoo, our "treehouse" entirely surrounded by forest. Breakfast basket was bountiful and kitchen had windows on three sides. Not for those who expect room service, day-around restaurant, transportation from airport in Cairns or constant connection to outside world. Thank goodness....More

    Thank TwinBirder
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for the review. All treehouses are situated 100 metres from each other to ensure total privacy and guests have their own 'slice' of the rainforest to enjoy, so absolutely no need for curtains. Although there are blinds for those who want the luxury...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    This is a gorgeous place. It really is a wilderness retreat. Each cabin is embedded in rainforest and you feel like you are the only inhabitant for miles. The panoramic view form the cabin is very atmospheric. It rained for the three days we were...More

    2  Thank John B
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 13 July 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments. We appreciate all feedback, and are pleased you enjoyed your stay at Rose Gums.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
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    • USD 261 - USD 351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Malanda
    • Also Known As
    • Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat Malanda, Queensland
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    Traveller (136)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (90)
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    Nearby
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    RedHairedGal
    29 July 2017|
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    Response from rosegums | Property representative |
    Hello, There is a difference of between 4 and 6 degrees in temperature between Cairns and the tablelands. we are almost 8oo metres higher . during our wet season we can get up to two metres of rain for the season, so it is... More
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
    Although there are lots of trees about, I seem to remember the view from our cabin was quite open with hills in the distance
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    Jadis2284
    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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    Room Tips
    "Very private"
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    "All the tree houses are equally secluded and well appointed"
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    "Book through the resort."
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    "One studio is in the forest the other has views of mountains"
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