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    Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

    324 Land Road | via Lake Eacham, Malanda, Queensland, Australia
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    “tree house” (25 reviews)
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    11 - 15 of 163 reviews

    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    We stayed two nights in a "tree house" (a small house in the forest), excellent rooms, jacuzzi is available, the kids enjoyed watching a DVD (freely available at the reception) in the evening next to the fireside. We set the alarm clock twice to wake...More

    Thank Barry N
    Response from rosegums, Guest Relations Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 25 September 2017

    Hi Barry Great to hear you and your family enjoyed your stay at Rose Gums! Guests quite often say that at home they would never wake up so early, but in the beautiful rainforest it is easy to do! The combination of spectacular sunrises and...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    Spent 2 lovely nights in Rosegums. Enjoyed the walks on the property and fulfilled by 12 year old son's ambition to see a platypus in the wild. The accommodation was wonderful and the setting idyllic. Excellent meal in the restaurant one evening. Peta, the owner,...More

    Thank Couriel
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 24 August 2017

    Thank you for the review. Platypus it seems, and rightly so, the wildlife most guests would like to see. The Atherton Tablelands is possibly the best and easiest place in Australia to see one as there are many natural lakes and streams on this plateau....More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    We loved our tree house, waking up bathed in sunlight listening to the birds. Wonderful terrace and huge fun lighting the fire in the evenings which were a bit cool in July. Very romantic with a spa in the bathroom. Quiet and comfortable with great...More

    Thank Helen M
    Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 24 August 2017

    Thank you for the review. All reviews are passed onto our great team at Rose Gums as we all care and take pride in our customer service. The treehouses have been designed to be totally private/romantic in their piece of rainforest and feature spa baths...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    My family and I recently stayed in the "Fern Wren" tree house and it was absolutely wonderful. From the moment we arrived we knew we were in for a treat. John, Peta, Di and Anna went above and beyond to ensure that we had a...More

    1  Thank jnlivinthedream
    Response from rosegums, Front Office Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 25 July 2017

    Thank you for the wonderful review! Our goal here at Rose Gums is to provide a wonderful experience in pristine surroundings, with native birds and animals to see in their natural habitat!

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    "Rose" is the epitome of beauty, refinement and domestication while "gums" are the towering symbol of of Australia's rugged untamed nature. Put them together and you encapsulate what this retreat is all about. It provides the ultimate in luxury amid the thick tropical wilderness. From...More

    1  Thank SydneyHarriet
    Response from rosegums, Front Office Manager at Rose Gums Wilderness RetreatResponded 25 July 2017

    What a lovely review! Thank you. We here at Rose Gums pride ourselves on providing a haven of peace and tranquillity, away from the everyday hustle and noise! We want people to experience the beauty and majesty of the rainforest and its inhabitants without having...More

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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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    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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    I am sure they could arrange it for you if you let them know prior.
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