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    Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

    324 Land Road, via Lake Eacham | P.O. Box 776, Malanda, Queensland, Australia
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          Overview
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          “Get away from it all”
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          “A haven for the soul”
          Free Parking
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          Reviewed 19 January 2017

          Even though it was wet season, the retreat was awe-inspiring. Beautiful birdsong, total privacy in comfortable treehouse, and Peta takes pride in showing you wildlife you might miss on your own. My husband, unfortunately was laid low with what turned out to be a middle...More

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          Response from ResponseRoseGums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

          Dear Ann Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review of your stay at Rose Gums and I sincerely hope that your husband is now fully recovered. We understand that Rose Gums is a little off the beaten track so we...More

          Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

          We are fascinated of Peta and Jon's (owner/manager) successful lifetime project "Rose Gums". Great to get to know personalities with visions who live their dreams. As guests we relaxed and enjoyed the result of their imagination and hard work. Raw luxury and fine food (BYO)...More

          Thank Susanne K
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

          Dear Susanne Thank you for posting a review. We really do appreciate the feedback and it is so gratifying to know that our efforts over the past 26 years have resulted in our dreams becoming a reality. We get tremendous enjoyment out of sharing our...More

          Reviewed 12 January 2017

          My partner and I spent 3 lovely nights here as part of our engagement celebrations and Peta & Jon (the owners) were so friendly and helpful. I'm gob-smacked at reviews that mention the presence of animals &insects....... you're in a rain forest for goodness sake....More

          Thank Dave H
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

          Dear Dave & Elise Thank you so much for your lovely review We are so pleased that you enjoyed the comforts of the treehouse and the abundance of nature and wildlife all around you. With over 40,000 insect species here in the rainforest, it is...More

          Reviewed 30 December 2016

          Our travel agent said he had saved the best till last - he was right! Our treehouse was beyond beautiful. On the side of a hill, we entered at ground level, but by the time we had walked through we were above the tree canopy....More

          Thank Mary R
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

          We were so pleased to read your review of your stay at Rose Gums, thank you! Your description of your treehouse experience and its surroundings is exactly what we want all our guests to feel and it is gratifying for us to know that you...More

          Reviewed 21 December 2016

          We stayed in a wonderful and spacious retreat cabin with balconies to all sides and panoramic views of the rain forest. We had spectacular rain forest walks, saw a platypus taking a swim, no people and an isolated paradise. I will always remember this as...More

          Thank Sue B
          Response from rosegums, Owner at Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

          It is such a pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your stay at Rose Gums so much. Thank you for posting a review. Seasons greetings Peta & Jon Nott

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          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$255 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          Jadis2284
          Hi was wondering if on site massages are available or can be arranged?
          29 July 2016|
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          Response from TMbeachlover | Reviewed this property |
          I am sure they could arrange it for you if you let them know prior.
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          "One studio is in the forest the other has views of mountains"
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          "Ask for the best view - but I think all the "tree houses" have great views"
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          "We had a one room suite for two but they can accomodate families. We could see a beautiful moonrise on our..."
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