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Yeppoon, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay. Welcomed in the late afternoon with no booking, family owned business who are friendly and kind. Room very clean and comfortable, bathroom especially; semi renovated with great shower head, mirror and light for makeup!!! The small things really made our stay!

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Cyndi T, Owner at Kookaburra Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and glad you enjoyed your stay. We endeavour to provide those little things that are helpful when your travelling. More 

Darwin, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

My partner and I stayed twice at the Lodge while on holiday at Cairns, once on our own and again with some friends. The Lodge offers much more than what is generally expected from accommodation of this type or price range. The rooms are welcoming, the beds are comfortable, the linen is generous and very clean, as is the whole... More 

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Cyndi T, Owner at Kookaburra Lodge, responded to this review

Glad you and your friends enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again if your over this way thank you for coming and staying with us. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

This would have to be the best budget motel we have ever stayed in. It had such a wonderful comfortable feel about it and so much attention to personal touches. From the lovely clean fresh rooms with lovely linen, fluffy white towels and fresh flowers to the wonderful patio area over looking a beautiful garden. For a little extra you... More 

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Tasmania, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely hosts, very clean, nice little touches. I really appreciated being shown our room and introduced to where things were. For budget travellers, this place was perfect. Even a tranquil, shady garden to relax in. Great location too. Highly recommended.

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Cyndi T, Owner at Kookaburra Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We do our best to make sure everyone knows where to find things. We love the garden too, we have an abundance of butterflies at the moment they are just beautiful. Hope you can come visit us again. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Came in here with no booking but we were warmly received. Rooms are average size, but our bathroom was quite large and spacious. There's a small deck/verandah area at the front of the rooms, it's not especially private but does look over the pleasant and well maintained garden. The location is off the highway, so it's a very quiet place,... More 

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Thank Jim H
Cyndi T, Owner at Kookaburra Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jim we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Mark and I have only owned the Kookaburra Lodge for 12 months and we have worked through a list of upgrades with a long list still to work through. Hopefully next time you come and visit we will have completed some more improvements. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Comfortable, air-conditioned accommodation within our budget with large choice of breakfast served outside in leafy garden surrounds; barbecue available if desired; within easy walking distance to town and lots of attractions close by. Wifi available for checking emails and planning ahead. Young friendly owners for whom nothing is too much trouble.

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Sydney Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night here. The room was comfortable with a small ensuite not much room for toiletries but no problem for one night. The bed was comfortable. Outside was a table & chairs where we sat & enjoyed our breakfast. It was much cooler staying here. The woman who checked us in was not very friendly but her partner... More 

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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights, very comfortable and clean. Everything you could need. Family run, they are very friendly, helpful and knowledgable about the area. Good places to eat, all at a walkable distance. Last but not least, there are platypus in the river!!!

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Queensland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Nice clean & comfortable rooms within walking distance of the local shops, cafes & pub. Comfortable bed, had a great sleep. Walk to the famous Yungaburra markets. Friendly staff. Cute little village to stay at for a couple of days.

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Goulburn, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We loved the place. The cleanest, best set up, so quite, most comfortable bed, what else do you want. The host's went out pf their way to welcome everyone. With two wings to the lodge the managers put the younger ones in one side and US older ones on the other. Bliss. Yungaburra is he friendliest place I have been,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kookaburra Lodge is a 12 room motel set in tropical gardens in the heart of historical Yungaburra village. Each room is en suite and air-conditioned with its own veranda where room service breakfasts are served. The motel's off-highway location is a bonus with no traffic noise. We are within walking distance from restaurants, shops and Peterson creek where the Platypus live. We are also Bike Friendly so if your riding the Mountain Bike Trails or the scenic roads around the Tablelands we have secure storage for your bike along with workbench and tools and wash down area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kookaburra Lodge

Address: 3 Eacham Rd, Yungaburra, Queensland 4884, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Yungaburra
Price Range: $107 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kookaburra Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“All rooms are easily accessible and on ground level”
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