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Jabiru Safari Lodge

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Palm Cove, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Wow what a magical place. Right from the fabulous greeting by Samantha, Greg & Margaret's wonderful hospitality and Ewan's passion for birds, how could we fault Jabiru. If you can stay the night, try the Safari tents, well worth it. Would highly recommend this gem of a place to anyone travelling along the Tablelands.

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Cheshire,England
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The lake views from the visitor centre are stunning, especially the sunset. The couple who run this lodge were friendly and well organised. The man takes the tours of the Savannah/wetland area which were informative and the lady mans reception and catering. The food she cooked was excellent. Our tent had a fridge, kettle and toaster. You request your breakfast...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We spent a week at Jabiru Safari Lodge, partly to see relatives nearby and partly to explore and see the wildlife. We had a lovely week and would recommend staying at least a few days as there is lots of space to explore, and its a great place to chill. Staying means you can get the walks in in the...

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This was the start to our trip up north. The staff were great and helpful without being over bearing. The park is in good condition and is going well under its mixed use management. The facilities were top notch and clean. We will be back for longer next time.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Looking forward to returning again soon. The ultimate in relaxation - peace, quiet, comfortable and caring. A very unique experience. Highly recommend!! Take time to unwind and get to know a few feathered friends on the beautiful Atherton Tableland, an easy drive from Cairns.

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Thank 114Jeni
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Lodge operators Greg and Margaret were exceptional. Greg is very knowledgeable about the place and offers a safari tour which includes a boat ride around the lagoon and 4wd trek around the property. We saw 2 jabirus on the tour and various other wildlife including agile wallabies, emus and many birds. The food was in one word, exceptional!!! Margaret went...

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Thank LorenzB_82
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in one of the DeLuxe Tent cabins; very charming and well equiped. The welcome by the owners Margaret and Greg is warm and make you feel at home. The safari's (with Greg as passionate and knowledgable guide) are great, the view over the lake on the deck of the main lodge is fantastic, the sunset...

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Thank TonKunst
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 17 July 2016

What a beautiful place off the beaten track. Two large lagoons accessible via bush land tracks which were well signed and safe. It was quiet and peaceful with lots of bird life, wallabies and emus. The staff were fantastic, incredibly helpful and very friendly. Having coffee in the café overlooking the lagoon was a very special treat for the senses.We...

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Thank Kerry J
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Dropped by the wetlands to see the birds passing many signs offering free entry to the visitor centre for guests. That was true enough but be prepared to pay ten dollars if you step outside. A simple charges apply message would be polite. Wetlands and hinterlands are beautiful.

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Thank Roger A
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed as a couple along with mum who is 80 from the UK for 1 night. The safari tent had a queen and a single bed although we put mum into a separate tent! The accommodation was spacious and clean with a fridge,kettle and toaster. The toilet and shower were much appreciated. Margaret and Greg were great hosts and...

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The Jabiru Safari Lodge is a comfortable nature and Outback experience that has been designed to ensure you can experience the wildlife in a natural bush setting. Your Lodge Host and Reserve Guide will make you welcome and be happy to assist to make your stay memorable and rewarding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jabiru Safari Lodge

Address: Pickford Road | PO Box 2446, Mareeba, Queensland 4880, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Mareeba
Price Range: €177 - €297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Jabiru Safari Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“These are tents! Ask for electricity.”
 of 5 bubbles suebF3305EJ, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There's two types of rooms: one does not have a power outlet (but you don't need it when you are in the wild!!!)”
 of 5 bubbles hannahj210, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The deluxe lodge meant we could charge our phones for driving directions and contacting relatives.”
 of 5 bubbles 44dana, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“deluxe safari cabins are definitely worth the extra cost”
 of 5 bubbles LorenzB_82, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The DeLuxe Tent Cabins are great”
 of 5 bubbles TonKunst, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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