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Explorers' Haven - Eungella Edge

Traveler (32)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
  • 18 Aug 2016
    “Relaxing weekend setting ”
  • 29 Sep 2015
    “Great place to stay”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my sister during the uni holidays. We were upgraded to the lovely Eagle lodge with sweeping views of the valley. Successful platypus sighting at dusk, and possums joined us for dinner. Friendly staff and enjoyable stay.

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Holsyw
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Stayed for 6 days during September school holidays. Booked a powered site with a large tent. Bernadette and her husband were friendly and accomodating. The campsite was great - views far afield (although hampered by smoke from burning cane fields). The ground was grassy and...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank NeetC
Response from Bernadette G, Manager at Explorers' Haven - Eungella EdgeResponded 30 September 2015

Firstly thank you very much for taking the time to write a review it is very much appreciated. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the Eungella area and the magnificent views from the park. We hope you have fun for the remainder of the holidays...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

We spent three nights on a powered caravan site at Explorers Haven, with our three young children during the school holidays. The view out over the Pioneer Valley is incredible, you feel like you are on top of the world! The misty mornings over the...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank LeisaMP
Response from Bernadette G, Manager at Explorers' Haven - Eungella EdgeResponded 30 September 2015

We agree it is a picture perfect paradise and we are very happy you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you here. The Eungella National Park and The Diggings are both fascinating places to explore. We wish you and your lovely family...More

Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

What a fantastic place to have a wedding. We stayed in the family self contained unit that was equipped with absolutely everything in it that you needed. We enjoyed the whole atmosphere with a beautiful fire on a cold Eungella evening. The unit like the...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank tsorford
Response from Bernadette G, Manager at Explorers' Haven - Eungella EdgeResponded 7 August 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words. We felt privileged to host a special event such as a wedding and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay in the apartment. It is a great place for a large family or group of friends...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Explorers Haven is a fantastic place for a get away. It has great facilities, the grounds are so well maintained, it is relaxing and has such a friendly atmosphere. This is also an amazing place for a wedding ceremony with its beautiful view making the...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Jenna O
Response from Bernadette G, Manager at Explorers' Haven - Eungella EdgeResponded 7 August 2015

Yes agreed it is a fantastic location for a wedding and it was made so much better by beautiful weather and lovely people! I think Ray and I enjoyed it as much as the guests. We value your comments and we thank you very much..hope...More

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Description
Spectacularly located 2400ft above sea level on the mountain's edge, in the Mackay Hinterland; Explorers' Haven is a relaxing place travellers stay to: explore the flora and fauna of Eungella National Park, then More unwind and appreciate the magnificent views of the Pioneer Valley.We have two unique accommodation options: The Eagle view - Apartment and The Kookaburra's outlook - log cabin. The Eagle View- Apartment is suitable for groups, families or couples who wish to take advantage of a relaxing stay in a home away from home. It features:Magnificent views from the front veranda Pot Belly Stove Large Corner Spa Bath Air-conditioning Full Kitchen, 4 Bedrooms, 2 queen beds, 1 double/single bunk and 1 king single. The Log Cabin is an intimate comfortable cabin which features stunning views Pot Belly Stove Air- conditioning Kitchen facilities Spa Bath Queen Bed and Double sofa bed. Powered and Unpowered sites for camping and caravans. The Campground features: playground, hot showers, laundry, camp kitchen and lounge with TV, DVD player and free wi fi access. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Microwave
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Formerly known as
Explorer's Haven
Location
Australia > Queensland > Eungella
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Formerly known as
Explorer's Haven
Location
Australia > Queensland > Eungella
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Traveler (32)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Claire R
7 March 2016|
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Response from Claire R | Reviewed this property |
We have been told by people in Eungella that sadly it has closed down.
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Nat S
16 May 2015|
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Response from Bernadette G | Property representative |
Yes there is a laundry on site for guests to use.
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Karina P
1 September 2014|
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Response from Cordaire | Property representative |
Yes . This park is safe for children
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Room Tips
"book a site overlooking the pioneer valley awesome view"
ossiebob
14 Jun 2015
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"Get a camp site with a view if you MUST stay here but ask to inspect facilities first to make up your mind !"
Darryl0355
17 Apr 2015
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"This location includes a Caravan park"
dolphine730
13 Dec 2014
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"If you are travelling with another couple or are 2 families, book the eagle view apartment as it is quite..."
Fiona_73_13
17 Nov 2014
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