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Barking Owl Retreat

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Overview
409 Hough Rd Kairi, Atherton, Queensland 4872 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Spa
Free Wifi
Pool
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Superb!!!! great location & accommodation. perfectly presented. Would stay there again in a minute. Had everything we needed & great advice from the hosts. I would recommend - especially for a quiet getaway.

Thank SusieQ0071976
Response from BarkingWeb, Owner at Barking Owl RetreatResponded August 21, 2018

Hi Susie and Anthony, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Retreat. We really appreciate your time! Tanya Barking owl Retreat.

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Tanya was a wonderful host. Very organised and made sure we were welcome. Great country escape. The cabin was neat and tidy and had everything you could need. We recommend this place as a great holiday location..

1  Thank Tim R
Response from BarkingWeb, Owner at Barking Owl RetreatResponded August 16, 2018

Hi Tim, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Retreat. It was lovely to meet your little family!

Reviewed July 4, 2018

From the moment we arrived we were warmly greeted. We had ordered the breakfast hamper and found in full of food. It was definitely worth the money. Had a veiw over one of the dams and we could see the cows roaming around. The house...More

Thank Jason N
Response from BarkingWeb, Owner at Barking Owl RetreatResponded August 16, 2018

Hi Jason and Rayleen, We thank you very much for reviewing our Retreat and are looking forward to seeing you both again soon! Tanya Barking Owl Retreat

Reviewed August 27, 2017

We spent 2 nights at Barking Owl Retreat, and as Cairns locals who regularly seek accommodation on the Tablelands, we both agreed that this is one of the best experiences we've had up that way. As previous writers have noted, the setting and views take...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

If you'd like time to slow and a chance to recharge, this is your place. A quick but relaxing stay of two nights, it was the perfect 'away from it all' getaway. Relax on the back patio with a glass of red as you watch...More

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Description
Atherton Tablelands Bed and Breakfast Farm Stay Accommodation, Barking Owl Retreat in Kairi, on the Cairns Highlands offers private luxury accommodation with the friendliness and atmosphere of a traditional More Bed and Breakfast Farm stay. Featuring two fully self contained cottages tucked in a secluded valley just over an hours self-drive from the Cairns International Airport Tropical Far North Queensland, Australia. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
$124 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Atherton
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
$124 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Atherton
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Traveler (27)
Room & Suite (22)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"The Dingo house is the most secluded."
844jasonn
Jul 4, 2018
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"There are only 2 cabins - Ours was great, as no doubt, the other one is."
brucie12
Aug 27, 2017
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"Book ahead!"
annettes790
Aug 10, 2015
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"Both cottages are ideally located"
dlynclyn
Nov 1, 2014
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