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Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park

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Plenty Highway 140 km North-East from Alice Springs | Sealed road all the way, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
Traveller (28)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Overview
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Plenty Highway 140 km North-East from Alice Springs Sealed road all the way, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
About
Description
Bush Caravan Park - genuine outback hospitality. The reality of life in the Red Centre. Owner Operated, Kids Stay Free, Pet Friendly. We deliver dinner/breakfast to your cabin or site on quad bike! More Liquor license. Camp fires allowed. Campoven dinners Wed and Sat Fromm april - October (bookings essential). Daily Fossicking Tours Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
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Traveller (28)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
Room & Suite (1)
Reviews (68)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 adults, 3 teenage kids and camper trailer. We arrived to the station late after a very long day driving on the plenty. Staff unlocked the door with a smile on their face and made us feel welcome. Young lad, Ben, showed us to our...More

Thank cassi74766
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

Hi Cassi! So pleased to meet someone who is acknowledging the work of our boys. Ben’s Mum works for us at Gemtree and he has taken to Outback life like a duck to water. Along with his little brother Olli and our sons Tom and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For being in the middle of nowhere it was great. Our cabin was big enough, and the walk to showers and toilets was easy. They deliver dinners to your room/camp, nothing particularly healthy. We brought supplies for breakfast and lunch from Alice and stored them...More

Thank Spiderwoman56
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

We love when visitors return - fancy thirty years! It is getting harder and harder to find gems randomly so most people have success by going on our private tours, as we’ve taken time to locate a site that is productive. Everyone on our tours...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found nice Garnets on the tag along tour. This park is well worth a visit because you can actually dig where you will really find some gems. They take you to their diggings and show you how, they provide the equipment too for a reasonable...More

Thank Rob D
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed our home. Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Kate and Aaron

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We heard about Gemtree from travellers in Mount Isa, told us its a must. So happy we stopped here. The park is well spread out, the amenities were very clean. Lots of improvements going on around the park as we were here at the end...More

Thank Miriam R
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

Hi Miriam! Thank you for noticing the hard work and improvements that are going on in the background. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us - and yes, doesn’t Marilyn dona fabulous job cleaning those amenities! Thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We stayed here purely so we could go gemstone fossicking and we were just so pleased that we did. The cabin was quite basic and the only toilet/shower facilities were those associated with the caravan park and we expected that. Being able to place an...More

1  Thank Ian J
Response from kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan ParkResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks Ian! We appreciate your review and we’re so glad you found some inland treasures xxx. We can’t wait to launch the cabins with ensuites... lol we think we will be ‘proper flash’ then!!! Enjoy the rest of your adventures. Kate and Aaron

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RachJenner
9 July 2017|
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Response from kateandaaron2014 | Property representative |
Hi there! Sorry, only just found the question. It can get to 40 degrees but we have a pool. We take fossicking tours out at 6:30am in the summer to beat the heat and the flies. Evenings are cooler but not cold - 12 -20... More
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"It's a caravan park but they are looking to upgrade some rooms to include ensuites - that would be..."
ianj569
13 Aug 2018
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"Old facilities, but everything works and is very clean. No power overnight as the generators shut down, so..."
fishinmad2015
3 Aug 2015
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"Great views of the stars so well worth just taking the swag and camping out"
jossmcboss
22 Nov 2014
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