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Allumbah Pocket Cottages

24 - 26 Gillies Highway, Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Terrific hosts who are justifiably proud of their establishment. Immaculate cottages, grounds and facilities. First on our list of places to stay on the Tablelands. Located in the heart of Yungaburra within walking distance to everything in town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I would thoroughly recommend Allumbah Pocket Cottages. My husband and I stayed for a four-night package and enjoyed it so much that we booked another night in preference to staying at Kuranda or Cairns as we had planned. This place was exactly what we were looking for with private, well-maintained, self-contained and air-conditioned cottages at a very reasonable price set... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We came back to stay after a great visit in Winter. When we entered the cottage we were met by a horrid smell and found the rubbish bin full. No extra bags anywhere so we improvised. First thing we did was have a spa bath and once submerged we couldn't help notice the vomit stains around the outside of the... More 

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Melanie v, Owner at Allumbah Pocket Cottages, responded to this review

What a terrible review. Can hardly believe it. I do wish you had fronted reception and asked us to come and look at the state of the cottage when you moved in, as all I can say is we find it incredulous... horrible smell, vomit round toilet? full bin? dirty shower, dust, cracked glass... its a nightmare. I honestly don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

My husband and I are from Cairns and recently spent two nights at this gorgeous tropical retreat. It's so peaceful and private, the cottages have old world charm, tastefully furnished with a fabulous king sized bed, spotlessly clean and the bathroom is huge with a lovely spa. The owners Rob and Melanie are so friendly and obliging, the goats milk... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

After much research we decided on this property given it toiletries, the five day package breakfasts as advertised, as we had to change it to four days no breakfast, i was told that they sell, the emphasis on sell some muesli. The soap an shampoo very tiny, cottage not serviced at all twoels not changed at all, spa stone cold... More 

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Melanie v, Owner at Allumbah Pocket Cottages, responded to this review

We were very 'underwhelmed' by this posting. Lots of unfair criticism which we now wear forever. For the world to know.... we supply our guests with goat milk soap and shampoo and conditioner. it costs us about 3 times more to supply this than commercial off the rack hotel toiletries; the soap is small but the same size as you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We were very excited about our stay after reading the website with promises of goats milk toiletries, beautiful bread baskets and luxury accommodation. Unfortunately it wasn't quite this - only 2 pieces of small soap and the shampoo and conditioner in large container in shower, no body lotions or spa bubbles. The bread basket was a piece of brown bread... More 

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Melanie v, Owner at Allumbah Pocket Cottages, responded to this review

We are sorry that your stay was marred by disappointment. The two areas you raised were the toiletries are substandard; but they are all goat milk, which costs us more than the off the rack selection, and we buy local, hence unable to source goat milk hand lotions in the sizes required... the shampoo and conditioner is goatmilk and in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The Allumbah Pocket Cottages, was a pleasant surprise. The room was spotless, with everything thought out by the hosts, including fresh milk, cold water, tea and all different sorts of pillows to choose from, soft to very hard. I was impressed by the lovely manicured grounds with lovely hammock seats to relax in or you can enjoy the outdoor tv... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed last weekend. The cottages are lovely. On beautiful well kept grounds. The cottages are private clean and cozy. Was so nice to have a fire and look out at our own private courtyard garden. Enjoyed a spa also looking out though glass louvers to a beautiful garden. The bathroom was spacious and bed was comfy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The four of us stayed in two very warm and comfortable cottages.They even split the bed into two twins for my two sons. The spa tub was great after a long ride and so was the fireplace. The bed was sooo nice and comfortable and the baked bread a great start to the day - we ate it on our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The cottage we stayed was very neat and cozy. With the fireplace inside it had a nice woody smell, which I really like. The bathroom was huge having both a shower and a water massage bathtub. They also had candles for creating an even more special atmosphere for those who want to take a relaxing bath.The beds were especially comfy,... More 

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Address: 24 - 26 Gillies Highway, Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Yungaburra
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Number of rooms: 6
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