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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and our two boys stayed in a two bedroom cottage at Atherton Bluegums BnB over Christmas and we were very happy with the size of the bedrooms. Each bedroom has a bathroom and plenty of space. We generally only used the small kitchenette for breakfasts which worked well. There is a fridge, toaster, coffee plunger and practical items...

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athblue, Owner at Atherton Blue Gum B & B, responded to this review

Thanks Melissa, glad to be of service. cheers john & helen

Canberra
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

From the minute I spoke to John on the phone I was happy to book - he was very helpful. We had the pademelon suite - two rooms with interconnecting ensuite. It was great for us as a family with three kids. Also very private. House and furniture was lovely and place was extremely clean. The pool looked nice though...

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The decor is like donations from the local charity shop- 2 camping chairs, a bed, cheap metal sofa bed. The only facilities for clothing was some hooks placed at a height that made them impossible to use. The so called breakfast was cereal and/or bread you had to toast in the morning. A very bottom of the range facility. No...

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athblue, Owner at Atherton Blue Gum B & B, responded to this review

We're so sorry that you feel that way Tracey, we attempt to please all our guests. When your partner told us that "you had changed your plans" and were not staying for the 2nd night, you should have told us that you weren't happy and given us the opportunity to offer you other choices in our other properties. When you...

Reviewed 5 December 2016

We arrived in Atherton after a 10 hour drive from Mackay, made a last minute reservation and found our hosts to be very friendly & accomodating. This is our first B & B and we are now converts. The room was clean, spacious and the bed so comfortable, the pool was lovely and private. We highly recommend the blue gum...

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athblue, Owner at Atherton Blue Gum B & B, responded to this review

Thanks Donna, we really appreciate your positive feedback. Next time your in Atherton, let us know and we'll give you an upgrade at one of our other establishments. cheers john & helen

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great house and location for exploring Atherton Tablelands. Fabulous verandah for breakfast, dinner & celebratory drinks after a day of exploring. Versatile bedroom options; we were 2 single travellers and had the Pademelon suites with a king bed each and an ensuite in between. Kitchen, lounge room spacious and well designed. Can walk to town via a shaded pathway just...

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athblue, Owner at Atherton Blue Gum B & B, responded to this review

Thank you Fazel, we're really happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Summit B&B, which is one of our 3 properties that we own and mange in Atherton, on the Atherton Tablelands or Cairns Highlands as some like to call it. WE always aim to give the best service we can to our guests, we hope the rest of...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay in the Bandicoot room. Highly recommend. The owners were friendly and very helpful and we shared the entire house with two other couples who were wonderful. Thanks for a great stay!!!

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Summit B&B in the Wallaby room with 2 other couples also staying in the b&b. The house itself is beautiful with polished floor boards throughout and a large balcony - which was great for eating breakfast each morning. We made dinner in the provided kitchen each night and found it well appointed with saucepans,...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our friendly, helpful hosts Helen and John have designed and built a wonderful Queenslander with three separated bedrooms (one has a second room for families) and all with ensuites. There are brilliant shared facilities inside and each room has direct access to a wide verandah with amazing views of the Atherton area. Breakfast on the verandah is memorable. The Tablelands...

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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We've just spent 4 relaxing days at Bluegum B&B, nestled in the heart of the Atherton tablelands. Helen gave us a warm welcome & information sheet & showed us a map of all the attractions in the surrounding area which was very useful on our explorations. We were pleasantly surprised to find not only a kettle & fridge in our...

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

We spent two nights here, so had a full day to explore the area. Helen, our host, really could not have been more helpful and gave us plenty of useful information which we took advantage of. This meant we made full use of our time in this lovely area - even watching wild platypus. Would thoroughly recommend the brilliant open...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Atherton Blue Gum B&B is a home-away-from home, a great place to base yourself. Wake to a chorus of native bird life and enjoy breakfast served on the upper deck. The views are magnificent, looking down on Atherton township which is nestled in an emerald valley. The mist enshrouded mountains, with tropical sunlight glistening on their exposed peaks in the morning, is a delight to behold. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Atherton Blue Gum B & B

Address: 36 Twelfth Ave, Atherton, Queensland 4883, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Atherton
Price Range: $114 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Atherton Blue Gum B & B 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“They're all great, but the double Pademelon Room has slightly better views.”
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