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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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    • Excellent76%
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    “tree house” (49 reviews)
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    21 - 25 of 158 reviews

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    We spent 4 nights and went on bird watching excursions from there. Jon and Peta were wonderful hosts. One morning we walked the grounds with Jon and he gave us a map with other places to visit, like the golf course where we rented a...More

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    Response from ResponseRoseGums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 March 2017

    We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Rose Gums and thank you for you kind review. We do encourage our guests to get the most out of their stay whilst on the Tablelands and it is very gratifying for us...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    stayed here on the recommendation of friends and were not disappointed.Peta welcomed us on our arrival and told us about Rosegums with such enthusiasm .our accommodation was wonderful with great views over the tablelands. We went on a lovely trail down to the river ,...More

    Thank Jenny C
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 1 February 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Rose Gums. We really appreciate the feedback and are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. With so much to see and do here on the tablelands, hopefully we may see you...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    Even though it was wet season, the retreat was awe-inspiring. Beautiful birdsong, total privacy in comfortable treehouse, and Peta takes pride in showing you wildlife you might miss on your own. My husband, unfortunately was laid low with what turned out to be a middle...More

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    Response from ResponseRoseGums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 29 January 2017

    Dear Ann Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review of your stay at Rose Gums and I sincerely hope that your husband is now fully recovered. We understand that Rose Gums is a little off the beaten track so we...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

    We are fascinated of Peta and Jon's (owner/manager) successful lifetime project "Rose Gums". Great to get to know personalities with visions who live their dreams. As guests we relaxed and enjoyed the result of their imagination and hard work. Raw luxury and fine food (BYO)...More

    1  Thank Susanne K
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 29 January 2017

    Dear Susanne Thank you for posting a review. We really do appreciate the feedback and it is so gratifying to know that our efforts over the past 26 years have resulted in our dreams becoming a reality. We get tremendous enjoyment out of sharing our...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    My partner and I spent 3 lovely nights here as part of our engagement celebrations and Peta & Jon (the owners) were so friendly and helpful. I'm gob-smacked at reviews that mention the presence of animals &insects....... you're in a rain forest for goodness sake....More

    Thank Dave H
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 29 January 2017

    Dear Dave & Elise Thank you so much for your lovely review We are so pleased that you enjoyed the comforts of the treehouse and the abundance of nature and wildlife all around you. With over 40,000 insect species here in the rainforest, it is...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • USD 254 - USD 341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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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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    29 July 2016|
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    I am sure they could arrange it for you if you let them know prior.
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    "All the cabins seemed excellent to us"
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