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34 Eacham Rd, Yungaburra, Queensland 4884 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews night canoeing day tour one night atherton tablelands fantastic hostel home away from home private room great guide staff were super friendly feel right at home bbq dinner lake tinaroo homely feel common areas stayed longer local area platypus viewing
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a brilliant stay at the lodge! The staff were so welcoming and so friendly and the food was delicious and they cater for vegetarians, vegans and gluten free. We even got to see some platypus on a walk close to the lodge. Very...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Rebecca L
Response from Onthewallaby575, Lodge Assistant at On the Wallaby LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Hi Rebecca. Thanks so much for your review...it was lovely having you stay with us. We hope to see you again sometime...for a little longer next time. Safe travels.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place!! These guys know how to live a sustainable life and invite you to learn about eco living within a friendly and homely environment! Solar power - veggie garden - rain water usage - love it!!!! Their NIGHT CANOEING is also worth...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ecovanlife
Response from Onthewallaby575, Lodge assistant at On the Wallaby LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi guys, Thanks so much for your review....it means a lot as it has been quite a job to gain the ECO certification that we now can proudly boast. We hope that if our guests can take away with them even one little tip to...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Nice homely hostel, welcoming host & yummy bbq dinner. The bed in the private room might need a little oiling though! Did the night canoe tour which was really cool. Our guide was adept at spotting & identifying wildlife & although not much was out...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank MoonRock181
Response from Onthewallaby575, Manager at On the Wallaby LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi and thank you for your constructive feedback. We will get onto tightening those bed screws asap!! ;o) It's great to hear you saw a Tree Kangaroo and enjoyed the hospitality and BBQ dinner!! Also our apologies with regards to the night canoeing guide. He...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Had a really wonderful, recharging restful time at On the Wallaby. Staff were kind and very knowledgeable of the local area, common areas had a quiet and relaxing atmosphere, and the mattresses were really comfortable- a great night's sleep. I appreciate the environmental sustainability initiatives...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank JamesP4316
Response from Onthewallaby575, Lodge Assistant at On the Wallaby LodgeResponded 13 October 2018

Thanks for your kind words James. :) It is wonderful to hear your feedback on our sustainability initiatives. It is certainly a mission, but one well worth undertaking. We hope to welcome you back someday. Amanda

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My friend & I booked via phone, only a few hours before arrival. They were very helpful and relaxed. The next morning the lady on reception was very friendly & showed us the best places to go in the area (including platapus spotting, which was...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank cullenjazmin
Response from Onthewallaby575, Lodge assistant at On the Wallaby LodgeResponded 6 October 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review Jazmin. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and our beautiful surroundings. Safe travels. :)

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Description
A home for those who roam... Well presented, excellent value-for-money and warmly welcoming. On the Wallaby lodge is nestled in the hills of the beautiful Atherton Tablelands (1hr from Cairns) and is More everything you've ever wanted or imagined budget accommodation to be. Campers and vans also welcome! On the Wallaby Eco Lodge also specialises in catering for special interest and study groups. Tours include- Free guided platypus spotting , Wildlife Canoeing, Night Canoeing and Mountain Biking. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 36 - USD 47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
On The Wallaby Backpackers Lodge
Location
Australia > Queensland > Yungaburra
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 36 - USD 47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
On The Wallaby Backpackers Lodge
Location
Australia > Queensland > Yungaburra
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Room Tips
"All rooms look good but if you don't like sharing go the queen rooms."
smacca16
22 Jun. 2018
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"Easy, simple, rejuvenating, \ relaxed"
186griffing
20 Nov. 2017
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"If you want to meet new people chose the shared rooms."
carrotcait1
2 Nov. 2017
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"If you're interested in making new friends and staying social definitely stay in the shared rooms!"
naomigow
2 Nov. 2017
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