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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed overnight on our way through to central Queensland. Great drive through grass powered sites. Very clean and tidy park. Amenities spotless. Friendly staff. This was our third time here but first on a powered site. We'll be back!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an overnight stop in a cabin and found it clean and comfortable. The camping and caravan area was well kept, the amenities for them is excellent from what we saw. The park itself is well maintained and has a pool for those hot days. Located 1 klm from the shops it is very handy. Would recommend as a good...

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Thank Franelli1
Ipswich, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights. The cabin was so clean and although small as one would expect everything was in it that we needed. The pool looked lovely even though we didn't get time to use it. The park was beautifully maintained and the amenities were spotless. It was a lovely peaceful place to stay and only a short drive...

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c-ellen-blake
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on our way through town. Cabin was so clean and nicer than many hotels. Good cooking facilities and bed was fine. Lovely pool. Just a short drive out of town. Looked like a great place for campervans too.

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Thank c-ellen-blake
Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This park is beautifully maintained. Green grass is rare out here, but the gardens are a credit to the managers. The pool is refreshing, ammenities spotless, and staff very helpful. We would thoroughly recommend!

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Thank Happy Campers A
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This tourist park is extremely well kept. Managers very nice and friendly. Pool (although warm) is wonderful on a hot day. We booked a cabin for 4 and traveled with a few friends who also booked cabins - one was for 3, and another for 2. Prices seemed confusing and cabins offered seemed a bit random - it seemed like...

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Steve M, Owner at Pelican Rest Tourist Park, responded to this review

Hi Esther & Phil, Just to clarify, the prices you refer to, are $115 for your one bedroom cabin for two, extra's are $15.00 p/person.(Total Tariff $145.00 We upgraded you to a two bedroom deluxe (at no extra cost when another cabin the same as you booked was available) after a air-conditioner drain blockage. The cost for a two bedroom...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Opted for unpowered campsite for a day. Very green area fill of grass and trees. Very nice clean kitchen equipped with microwave, stove, pizza/bead baking oven, TV. Over all a very nice place. Costed approx $40 for 3 people for a unpowered campsite for a night which is quite reasonable. Baths and Toilets are clean too.

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Thank srivastavaz
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stayed one night at the Pelican Rest and were so happy with the cabin. It was clean, spacious and had everything we needed. We stayed in one of the beautiful new cabins. The property is so peaceful, the pool is gorgeous and the staff are very friendly. We would most certainly stay here again. It was the perfect place...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best ones we stayed in this holiday. Very roomy sites. Older but very clean amenities. Camp kitchen has a pizza oven! Nice little pool area. I'd recommend this park no matter what size van you have.

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We are only here overnight but could stay for over a week. The grass is green. The cabins are spacious and there is a beautiful swimming pool with outdoor seating to relax at. There are horses in a nearby yard and roos that come to visit at dusk. The room we are in is fully contained with everything we need...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steve & Lorraine McNamara invite you to come and spend some time in their spacious, well appointed Pelican Rest Tourist Park in St George Queensland. Try our 12 metre Heated Therapeutic Mineral pool, which is being constantly rejuvenated with our town's beautiful soft Artesian Water. And then infused with a specifically formulated blend of minerals, which softens the water and makes for a silky smooth swimming experience, like no other. Not to mention the health benefits for the skin, hair, eyes & nervous system. Come on Luxuriate in our mineral pool, you have nothing to lose & everything to gain. Check out the quiet, peaceful surroundings, the landscaped grounds featuring native trees, shrubs, resident kangaroo's and the wonderful birdlife. Huge grassed sites make for a welcoming environment. Pelican Rest Tourist Park St George features powered sites, drive through sites and plenty of room for Big Rigs and 5th wheelers. Our superbly equipped Camp Kitchen, includes a pizza oven and is a great spot to cook up a storm or sit by the wood fire chatting with friends. The caravan park features Free Wi-Fi and a dump point for your convenience. There are shady camping sites and a wide range of air conditioned accommodation including, Superior Cabin & 2 bedroom deluxe cabins, ensuite and spa cabins to ultra modern multi ensuite cabins to suit all accommodation needs. Pelican Rest Tourist Park is the perfect base to explore St George and surrounds and is a member of the Top Tourist Parks of Australia Chain of caravan parks. Enjoy the attractions including The Unique Egg, Riversands Vineyards, Cotton Self-Drive Tours, Pilot's Memorial, River Walk, Murals, Beardmore Dam, Sandytown River Cruises, Nindigully Pub and fishing in the Balonne River. Steve & Lorraine can provide advice for those seeking information about the St George district, events, people and history. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Rest Tourist Park

Address: 12022 Carnarvon Hwy, St George, Queensland 4487, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > St George
Price Range: $122 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“If there are 3 or 4 of you - ask for the price of a one room or two room cabin (could be the same)”
881estherh, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the very last cabin in the row so only had neighbors on one side ;)”
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renelleallard7, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not a hotel, a caravan park with cabins.”
maggief836, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Drive Thru Sites Seem To Be The Best”
927maryannen, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“We had the large family cabin although I am sure all would be lovely.”
Singhfamily2013, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
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