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Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tree house”(25 reviews)
“breakfast hamper”(17 reviews)
“spa bath”(12 reviews)
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Self-Serve Laundry
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Reading all those glowing Five Star reviews only makes our sense of disappointment all the greater. First impressions didn't augur well. Standing in reception, we contemplated which of the two numbers to ring in the event that reception was unattended, which it was. Eventually, a...More

Thank squiboh
Reviewed 5 days ago

Rose Gums is in the heart of the tablelands with fabulous views and provides a totally unique holiday experience. We were warmly welcomed, directed to our treehouse and given lots of information about the area, the cassowary and the possibilities for other wildlife sightings. The...More

Thank Jane P
Response from rosegums, Guest Relations Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Jane for your feedback. We take on board all comments from our guests, as we continually evolve to meet the needs of our guests! We are proud to show case Rose Gums as a Nature Reserve, and our tree houses are designed to...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is one amazing place wildlife is just stunning staff are great full of interesting facts and love there place of work the photos are of things at Rose gums and the places around here on the atherton table lands Queensland Australia

Thank Tom W
Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

It is nice to have unexpected reviews from some of our former staff!

Reviewed 28 October 2017

The Tree-house we stayed in was incredible. Comfortable, well equipped and with a stunning view of the rain-forest and mountain range. The bath was fantastic, the bed very comfortable and the kitchen had everything you would need to take care of yourself. We dined at...More

Thank grahame7002
Response from rosegums, Guest Relations Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for the great review! I believe that if you are prepared to immerse yourself completely in the rainforest and surroundings, regardless of the rain (which is always warm!) you will always be rewarded with very special and unique experiences! We are always on...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

A truly delightful place to spend a few nights in exceptional surroundings. We had a very comfortable two bed ‘tree house’ - in reality, an A-frame bungalow with a mezzanine floor and a front entrance at ground level from the car port but built into...More

1  Thank Kniphofia
Response from rosegums, Guest Relations Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 30 October 2017

Rose Gums certainly offers a treat for the senses with the spectacular views, and the sights and sounds of the rainforest! Our rainfall in the wet season can easily exceed 350mm monthly, which keeps our wonderful rainforest lush, green and abundant. I think our little...More

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Traveller (145)
Room & Suite (34)
Dining (8)
Hotel & Grounds (98)
Bathroom (8)
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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Restaurant
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$245 - US$315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$245 - US$315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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