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Mount Glorious private rainforest cottage

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Main bedroom with forest views
Private secluded cottage in the rainforest
King Parrots and other native birds visit the cottage and feed on the verandah.
1 of 9Main bedroom with forest views
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Rental Home
Turkey’s Nest Rainforest Cottages at Mt Glorious is a perfect retreat from the bustle of city life, close to the city, yet a world away. Adjacent to D'Aguilar National Park, Turkey's Nest is a registered Wildlife Refuge, and as such we unfortunately cannot allow pets. Relax in your private cottage with a cosy wood fire, views to the rainforest, and birds visiting your verandah. Take a rainforest walk, stop at the local cafe, then back to your cottage for a massage, reading a book, sipping wine, a romantic candlelit meal, port and chocolates - how much more relaxing can it get? Nestled in 15 acres of tranquil rainforest just 45km north-west of Brisbane, Turkey’s Nest offers an authentic, rustic atmosphere, yet includes all modern conveniences for a truly relaxing bush getaway. Ideal fo...Turkey’s Nest Rainforest Cottages at Mt Glorious is a perfect retreat from the bustle of city life, close to the city, yet a world away. Adjacent to D'Aguilar National Park, Turkey's Nest is a registered Wildlife Refuge, and as such we unfortunately cannot allow pets. Relax in your private cottage with a cosy wood fire, views to the rainforest, and birds visiting your verandah. Take a rainforest walk, stop at the local cafe, then back to your cottage for a massage, reading a book, sipping wine, a romantic candlelit meal, port and chocolates - how much more relaxing can it get? Nestled in 15 acres of tranquil rainforest just 45km north-west of Brisbane, Turkey’s Nest offers an authentic, rustic atmosphere, yet includes all modern conveniences for a truly relaxing bush getaway. Ideal for a romantic escape, or as a family retreat, White Gum Cottage (two-bedrooms - 1Q, 1D) has a full kitchen, living and dining areas with forest views, a verandah looking out to the forest and a toasty wood combustion heater to relax beside on cool evenings. We take pride in the homely atmosphere, tasteful decor, attention to detail, and the personal touches of flowers, candles and chocolates. It is a special place to relax, unwind and enjoy the tranquillity of nature. Situated in the D’Aguilar Range 620m above sea level, Mt Glorious offers welcome relief from the summer heat (nights can get quite cool even in summer – be sure to pack a jumper). In winter, as mists waft through the rainforest, warm yourself by the fireplace, with a glass of wine, a good book, and of course our complimentary port and chocolates. Massages are available by arrangement. To extend your stay, we may be able to arrange early check-in or late check-out. Please enquire when you book. A porta-cot and high chair are available for hire. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Unknown type
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About the Owner
Rosemary C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

Close to Brisbanes Northern suburbs but a Million miles from care Friendly helpful owner Lovely wood fire for cold rainy nights Beautiful Rainforest Great Walking tracks We liked no WIFI in cottage but it was available at Main House

Date of stay: June 2016
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RosieCuth, VR Owner at Mount Glorious private rainforest cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2016

Thanks, Ann. Glad you enjoyed your time in White Gum cottage. We love sharing our little piece of paradise. Mount Glorious is a beautiful area and we try to provide everything for a relaxing getaway.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
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Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
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About the neighborhood
Turkey's Nest is just 40km (65 miles) from Brisbane city, yet is situated in a relaxing forest setting, surrounded by D'Aguilar National Park. Our cool mountain climate makes it refreshingly cooler (approx 6 deg) than Brisbane in summer, and delightfully cold and misty in winter. The village of Mount Glorious features a restaurant and several cafes, a sculpture garden, and numerous walking tracks through the National Park.
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