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Goomburra Forest Retreat

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the tail end of Qld school holidays so it was very quiet. We had the pick of the sites almost and chose a spot right by the creek. It's a short 5km drive on reasonable dirt/gravel roads past the main Gordon Country campground....More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

My wife and I were looking for a quiet bush campsite within 2-3 hours of the Gold Coast - a tall order on a long weekend in school holidays - and we weren't disappointed! Somewhat naively, being a long weekend, we headed into Goomburra Valley...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Goomburra Forest Retreat (GFR) is conveniently located near the entry to the Goomburra section of the Main Range National park. It's about a 2.5 hour drive from Brisbane, with about 5km of reasonable unsealed road at the end of the journey. There are several camping...More

Thank Goosefeather
Response from Margaret C, Owner at Goomburra Forest RetreatResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you for your kind review, it is a delight to know that what we set out to do, is still a great experience for our guests. So pleased you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We just camped for one night but will definitely be back again. Nice big camp sites. We stayed a Saturday night and there only 3 other groups sharing the camp ground. Great amenities with hot showers. Nice bushwalking nearby. Friendly managers. Highly recommended.

1  Thank PeterY62
Response from Margaret C, Owner at Goomburra Forest RetreatResponded 14 June 2016

thank you for your comments, so pleased you enjoyed your stay, we try our best to keep the welcome mat out

Reviewed 17 April 2016

This is a privately owned, well managed camp with lovely clean facilities right on North Branch creek. Owners are pleasant and provide firewood and good advice about the area. Unlike surrounding properties there are no yobbos, loud music or generators allowed here to interfere with...More

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Response from Margaret C, Owner at Goomburra Forest RetreatResponded 20 April 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we love to hear peoples views and also if there is anything different we can do to make your stay even more enjoyable. We look forward to your return visit some time

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
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US$2 - US$3 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$2 - US$3 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All cottages are well spaced out."
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"At peak periods and long weekends they are very popular so book in advance. Best spots are Creekside."
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"the road in is good just have to be alert some drivers are less considerate than others."
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"Have only stayed in the studio."
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