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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We had an excellent stay at Hibiscus Lodge with Adrienne and Robert last month (Dec 15). They made us feel extremely welcome and were brilliant hosts. They helped us plan the best places to visit on our onward travels. We especially enjoyed breakfast with the Wallabies and the visiting Cassowary. We would definitely recommend to other travellers as a great... More 

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Thank Lyndsay P
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert & Adrienne reply Thankyou Lindsay so much for your excellent review and for not forgetting us. We were so pleased your saw the Cassowary at breakfast along with our family of Wallaby. A rather magical experience. Mission Beach is a unique place to live and we have the highest concentration of Cassowary in the world. Pleased you had... More 

St Andrews, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on route from Port Douglas to Townsville . Adrienne and Robert were very nice hosts who liked to look after you without making to much of a fuss. The highlight of the stay are the wallabies and how close they get to the house especially at breakfast time . They look so friendly as they... More 

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Thank fellboy50
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert & Adrienne reply. To our wonderful Scottish friends Martin and Helen. Thank you so much for such a nice review which is most appreciated. We are so pleased you enjoyed your short stay and we enjoyed your company very much. Please you enjoyed your breakfast with the Wallaby experience. Sorry the Cassowary are on holiday at the moment... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stayed with my wife and I am responding to Hibiscus Lodge. As you had my wife's credit card details which she gave at time of booking, we had paid and not skipped out as you alleged. We have the receipt of the booking and quite happy to post it. We left just before 5am as it was getting light and... More 

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Thank David S
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert & Adrienne reply. Dave S from Townsville is the husband of Ishkaa who reviewed us 48 hours ago. Hibiscus Lodge has over 135 excellent reviews on Tripadvisor and has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor for the past 5 years. Hibiscus Lodge also has over 150 excellent/exceptional reviews on other international booking sites. We respect our... More 

Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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54 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

After all the excellent reviews we booked for 2 nights (minimum ) over New Years, We are going to leave tomorrow after 1 night. We thought we would enjoy the break and booked 2 nights in their Frangipani room with a double bath and took food as a BBQ was offered on THEIR website. We arrived and was told the... More 

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2 Thank Ishkaa
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert & Adrienne reply. We are a professional couple and have now received 5 Certificate of Excellence from tripadvisor over 135 excellent reviews and many excellent/exceptional reviews from various international booking sites. Although we provided you with alternative barbeque facilities we apologise for not meeting your barbeque expectations. Kind regards Robert & Adrienne More 

Leek, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Beautiful rainforest location with a plethora of random wildlife appearing in the gardens. We particularly enjoyed the frequent visits by 'squeaker' the wallaby. The hosts were very friendly and knowledgeable about the area and kindly took the time to help us plan our trip to New Zealand by drawing up maps and giving expert knowledge. (We have followed Roberts map... More 

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Thank Seanholroyd
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Reply from Robert & Adrienne Owners. Thankyou so much Sean and Jessica for such a fantastic review. We have been wondering how you were enjoying NZ so it is great to hear from you. Pleased you followed our map and it sounds as if you enjoyed your stay over there. Hibiscus Lodge is a great place to see many Australian... More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Wow this place was wonderful. Firstly we were running late as we had a long drive that took longer than we thought and ended up arriving at 11pm. The owners were so lovely and kind and waited up for us to arrive (we had called ahead to say we were arriving late). The next morning we woke up to a... More 

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Thank Amber M
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert and Adrienne reply. Thankyou Amber for taking the time to review Hibiscus Lodge. It was no trouble with your late check in and thanks again for phoning through early with your ETA. We were so pleased you enjoyed your breakfast with the Wallaby experience and that you met Agro the Cassowary. She is a beautiful bird and we... More 

Arequipa, Peru
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131 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We stayed in this lodge for two days (Augustus 2015) during a one month trip throughout Queensland. we chose it due to the positive reviews in trip advisor, they were right. The room was cosy and neat with a big hot tube. The host were very nice, they invited all the people staying at the moment in the lodge to... More 

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Thank Lamossella
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert and Adrienne reply. Thank you Lamosella for such a fantastic review and such a surprise. Having breakfast with all our wild animals at Hibiscus Lodge is always a big treat for guests. Pleased you enjoyed our Happy Hour with all our other guests. It seems to work well and guests enjoy it very much. We do hope you... More 

Swindon, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We loved this stay and highly recommend this lodge. The rooms was lovely, clean and everything you need for a comfy, welcoming stay. The owners are lovely, very friend and helpful. The location is perfect and easy to get to the beach. We had a wonderful breakfast and even got to meet the cassowary!

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Thank stepherardus
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert and Adrienne owners reply. To our friends from Swinden. Thankyou so much for your wonderful review. What a pleasant surprise. We were so pleased you enjoyed your visit from Peanut the Cassowary. He was born at Hibiscus Lodge so it is rather special now to see him as an adults. We are so blessed to have such a... More 

Singapore
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We found ourselves in Mission Beach on a Friday afternoon on our self-drive holiday from Cairns to Airlie Beach, and most of the motels/hostels were fully-booked or way out of our budget. I was so glad to have found the Hibiscus Lodge in the end. Luckily for us, there was a last-minute cancellation, which means we had the whole place... More 

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Thank Ndrea2014
hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert and Adrienne reply. Thank you to our friends from Singapore for such a nice review which was unexpected. You have said that it was a nice surprise finding Hibiscus Lodge but it was also a nice surprise for us as you were both wonderful guests . We were particularly pleased you enjoyed your breakfast with the Wallaby experience.... More 

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32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We spent three nights at Hibiscus. Super B&B, ran with true passion by Adrienne and Robert. Located in a quiet streeet close to the beach. Very nice rooms, good beds, nice bathrooms. Excellent breakfast. Nice evening drink on the terras. Good tips and tricks for restaurants, day trips, hikes etc. Highly recommended

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hibiscuslodge, Owner at Hibiscus Lodge, responded to this review

Owners Robert and Adrienne reply. Thankyou Giny and Peter for taking the time to review Hibiscus Lodge and for expressing your thoughts about our B&B. Coming from avid and experienced travellers your opinion is most appreciated. We do feel passionate about our little bit of paradise and this beautiful place called Mission Beach. Thankyou for being GREAT guests. Our only... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hibiscus Lodge Bed and Breakfast is a Colonial Queenslander property set on 2.5 acres of lush tropical gardens and surrounded by rainforest yet is only a 5 minute walk the beautiful beaches .All guest rooms have AIR CONDITIONING and screened windows to keep out the bugs (both a must in the Tropics)and full ensuite bathrooms. All rooms have the latest television eqipment and DVD players along with a small library of DVD's for your entertainment.The lodge has a large swimming pool .Enjoy a delicious Tropical Breakfast each morning (included in price ) whilst watching the many native animals pass by.Cassowary and Wallaby are a must to see at breakfast.Free wifi is available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hibiscus Lodge

Address: 5 Kurrajong CL, Wongaling Beach, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mission Beach > Wongaling Beach
Price Range: $131 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hibiscus Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Stay a few nights”
 of 5 bubbles 403peteh, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The front room was spacious and looked out on their lawn”
 of 5 bubbles paulajean2014, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ther are only three rooms. All seem good.”
 of 5 bubbles ginyd, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We had the room with the bath which was lovely. Our only complaint was that the hot water could have been a lot hotter.”
 of 5 bubbles cathy145, 18 Jun 2015 | Read review
“just ask Robert & Adrienne”
 of 5 bubbles Y2042DHchristinef, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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