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    Takarakka Bush Resort & Caravan Park

    O'Briens Road | Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park, Queensland 4702, Australia
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “happy hour” (48 reviews)
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    “camp kitchen” (67 reviews)
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    A fantastic base to explore Carnarvon Gorge, or just explore the campsite! really helpful and friendly staff, we had 3 nights but like most, wish we had longer. We camped on an unpowered site and while we bring everything we need, the camp kitchens are...More

    Thank Farron_Studt
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed in powered sites which were nice and big. Amenities were nice and clean and the camp kitchen was kept very tidy and cleaned regularly. Staff were very friendly and helpful. On our last night there was over 2 inches of rain and our...More

    Thank Bianca D
    Response from Takabus, Manager at Takarakka Bush Resort & Caravan ParkResponded 3 days ago

    Thanks for the lovely review. The Taka Team are always ready to help out wherever possible. We were excited to see the much needed rain, but very aware that some campers were not so keen on it. A dry bed is always the best bed....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Visited for 4 nights from 29/12/17 Excellent Park and facilities, staff work hard to keep camp kitchens and toilet/showers clean and tidy Ambience of the park is great, lots of wildlife to see, and a great place to relax The walks to Moss Garden, Amphitheatre...More

    2  Thank luap1001
    Response from Takabus, Manager at Takarakka Bush Resort & Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

    Always at your service and only too happy to help our wonderful guests. We tend to be in a very protected nook of Carnarvon Gorge, but when the occasional storm does come through we'll have you covered. Thanks for the great review.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our stay was only for two nights, in a camper van on a powered site....unfortunately would have loved to stay longer, but time did not permit. Takarakka is a must do....fabulous environment, beautiful region, staff go above and beyond...extremely helpful and informative. The facilities where...More

    Thank waltonc2018
    Response from Takabus, Manager at Takarakka Bush Resort & Caravan ParkResponded 1 week ago

    It was our pleasure to have you stay and enjoy the tranquility and great facilities of Takarakka. We look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future. Thanks so much for leaving a lovely review.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the air conditioned cabins for 3 nights over New Year 2017/2018. Friendly and very helpful staff. Well maintained park with awesome facilities. We used the camp kitchen every night. I saw kangaroos and platypus here every day. Very relaxing place to stay....More

    Thank Joanne L
    Response from Takabus, Manager at Takarakka Bush Resort & Caravan ParkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Happy New Year! Great to hear you were able to use the WIFI to contact with family if needed. Out bush internet is a bit of a case of stand on one leg and turn 3 times slowly in a clockwise direction, but the benefits...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    Martin D
    25 July 2017|
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    Response from Takabus | Property representative |
    Hi Martin, If you are planning a trip between Christmas and New Years you can certainly expect hot weather. It is our off peak season and generally very quiet because of the heat. The road in is now entirely bitumen so not... More
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    jacquim744
    16 July 2017|
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    Response from Takabus | Property representative |
    Hi All, Actually the road is now all fully sealed. It's brilliant! You definitely wont need 4WD you could come in on a skateboard with the road as smooth as a baby's bottom. Carnarvon Gorge is a walking destination with... More
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    channib
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from Takabus | Property representative |
    Hi The Ensuite Taka Safari Tents sure do have a fan, and a bar fridge with small freezer. Takarakka also offers a delicious Roast Dinner on Tues, Thur & Sundays too. You'll need to book in advance to get in for this as it is... More
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    "We went in Summer so the air conditioned rooms are a must."
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    "Find out where the bats are nesting & try to avoid!!!!"
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    "The cabins are overpriced for what you get, and take your own water."
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    "We were in a van so not sure of cabin accomodation"
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