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    Kipara Tropical Rainforest Retreat

    Lot 3, Shute Harbour Road | Jubilee Pocket, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (34)
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    • Excellent43%
    • Very good39%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (9 reviews)
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    3 Star Hotel
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    All reviews air con private room single bed self contained cabin great cabin regular bus route great budget option small tv affordable accommodation plenty of storage space clean shower lovely owners rooms are small communal bbq minutes walking tea and coffee bar fridge bus service definately stay here mini fridge
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The rooms were tidy and clean and great value for a private room in the area. The only negative is that it's about a 30 minutes walk to the main Airlie Beach area. You can take a bus but they are not too frequent. If...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in a cabin for two nights here and had a great time. The receptionist was super welcoming and friendly, check in was smooth. The cabin was plenty big enough for the two of us and was clean with good air conditioning which was...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    don't expect a palace, you didn't pay for it. this place is simple, yet clean and comfy with aircon. wifi at the lobby. you can cook your meal and do your laundry (have 4 1$ coins) we had a nice stay there if you need...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    With our apartment hunt not going as smoothly as hoped for, we saw ourselves forced to look for a temporary home in Airlie Beach and got recommended to stay at Kipara. My partner and I stayed at one of the cabins with a large single...More

    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    Kipara has the best super cute self contained cabins. The staff were well informed, friendly & exceptionally helpful. They offer all guests a ride into the main street if needed & are willing to bend over backwards to make your stay as comfortable as possible....More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Traveller (34)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
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    Alexander Z
    Hello, does this location have free wifi? Is it good free wifi (is it fast)?
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    Room Tips
    "Quite roomie a must place to stay"
    Kevin J, 2 months agoRead review
    "We had a large single room which is perfectly adequate if you are close to your travel companion!"
    SheilaGSM, 5 months agoRead review
    "Villas need to be updated."
    fife_4, 6 months agoRead review
    "Close to car parking area"
    Basketeer, 10 months agoRead review
    "Cabin away from the pool area if you want quiet."
    36_Sunshine_20, 11 months agoRead review
    "I didn't see the other cabins"
    Sarah G, over a year agoRead review
    "The reception staff will provide the best choice of room/s for you depending on your needs."
    Darren S, over a year agoRead review
    "Go for an "end lodge" NO 11"
    MStJB, over a year agoRead review
    "Depends what you're looking for. Both dongas and cabins are quiet."
    Garry T, over a year agoRead review
    "Although it had free Wi-Fi I would advise purchasing a Telstra Wi-Fi hotspot"
    Neal A, over a year agoRead review
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