Atherton Blue Gum B&B is a home-away-from
home. Spacious, clean, rustic rooms makes it a great place to base yourself. Wake to a
chorus of native bird life and enjoy a continental breakfast which
is included in the tariff. Atherton Blue Gum is high on Hallorans Hill
and looks down on the Atherton township,
which is nestled in an emerald valley. The mist enshrouded
mountains, with tropical sunlight glistening on their exposed peaks
in the morning, is a
delight to behold. At close to 800 m's above sea level, the
temperature is a pleasant relief from the coastal humidity.
Atherton Blue Gum B&B caters for
singles, couples & small groups who are travelling &
exploring this beautiful part of the world. Atherton Blue Gum also
offers business travellers and those
returning to Atherton for special occasions, an alternative
accommodation option. A sparkling pool & spa includes a poolside pergola with guest
BBQ facilities. This will
enable guests to cook and relax at poolside, having the advantages of
boutique accommodation and local knowledge from your hosts. All
rooms have a private ensuite, Digital TV and entrance,
it is a very comfortable B&B - Atherton Blue Gum B&B is
not a "Retreat".
If Atherton Blue Gum B&B is not what you
are looking for, if your budget allows and you desire a greater
amount of space, or you wish to have views from your room and your
own section of a spacious deck, then try
The Summit B&B.
Atherton Blue Gum B&B Facilities.
- Atherton Blue Gum B&B, is situated high on
- Walks into the crater of this extinct volcano, are a late
- Mabi rainforest, wallabies and other wildlife, abound within the
- Continental Breakfast.
- Over 200 species of native bird life can be seen in the
- Atherton is the centre of this diverse region, from "Coast to
- Self Drive Itineraries provided on request at check in,
allow at least 3 days of sight seeing for the
- Accommodation includes private ensuite, entrance and
- Rates include a continental breakfast for 2, a cooked
breakfast is available at an extra cost.
- A Sparkling Pool & Spa, including "all weather" poolside
BBQ facilities, is available for guests.
- For a non hosted, self contained B&B room with views from a
large spacious deck,
Atherton Blue Gum B&B Room Types
2 BR Apartment - 2 Queen beds, 2 single bunks, 2 private ensuites,
Digital TV in both BR's, kitchenette/dining/lounge room, tea/coffee facilities,
micro-wave, refrigerator/freezer, rocking chair, clock
radio, reading lamps, private entrance from
Superior Room - (see photo at top of page). Queen bed,
private ensuite, Digital TV in your room, lounge, clock
radio, reading lamp, guest common
room access and private entrance from the deck.
Standard Family Room - Queen bed, 2 single bunks,
private ensuite, Digital TV in your room, clock radio, reading lamp,
mobile clothes rack,
guest common room access, private entrance.
"No Frills" Room - Queen bed, maximum 1 person,
private ensuite, Digital TV in your room, lounge, clock radio,
reading lamp, guest common room access and private entrance from
the deck. No breakfast included in this room type.
Also available from July 1, 2008 -
The Summit B&B
The Summit B&B, has 3 rooms
(Bandicoot room, Pademelon room - 2 bedrooms with interconnecting ensuite &
Wallaby room), each room has direct access to
the deck, private ensuite and great views. It is self contained &
with a large heated pool and waterfall feature. Bordering on the
Environmental Park - native wildlife abounds.
The Summit B&B
has been completed in July 2008, it is a
traditional "Queenslander", with a wrap around deck on 3 sides.
If you wish to book
The Summit B&B, please
click here for details.
At Atherton Blue Gum relax and enjoy a continental breakfast in
the dining area or your room.
This breakfast is
included in the rate. Rates are available without breakfast.
A cooked breakfast is available at an extra cost. Our eggs are fresh local farm eggs, and our coffee & tea are
from local plantations.
Let us help with planning your Days Itinerary, or advise on future
travels in the Region.
At Atherton Blue Gum, our level of service is excellent and
personal. See what our many
satisfied guests, from all over the world, have said, here.
Atherton Blue Gum is 1.7 kms from the Main St of Atherton, close to
restaurants, shops, & Pubs.
We are central to all the Attractions of
Region. (see our "Attractions" &
Reef, Rainforest, Outback & Tropical Beaches are all within an hours drive.
Enquire about the Mareeba
Wetlands or our 3 Day "Swagman's
Trail" Package, inclusive of accommodation,
meals and tours. If Atherton Blue Gum is not what you want, then
"The Summit - Rainforest
Retreat", a luxury 5 bedroom house that sleeps up to
16 or 1 bedroom apartment that sleeps 4. Maybe arrange
for us to put your entire North Queensland Itinerary together
with our Self Drive
B&B's can also be Recommended and Booked in:
- Cairns, Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Mission Beach, Cape Tribulation & Daintree
- See our Self Drive Itinerary
We recommend and book activities, accommodation & Tours for you
- Contact Here
Atherton Blue Gum B&B Rates (including breakfast);
- 2 BR Apartment $219 /night (up to 6 persons)
- Superior Rooms $140 /night/couple
- Standard Rooms $125 /night/couple
No Frills Room $110 /night/single
Extra Adult $30 AUD/night, Extra Child 5-15 yrs $20 AUD/night, <5 yrs
$10 AUD/night. Enquire Here
for Single rates.
Please be aware that credit card details are needed when you
book, or a deposit, as there is a cancellation policy. All credit card
payments incur a 2% bank fee surcharge,
The Cancellation Policy states...."if cancelled more
than 24 hours prior to your expected arrival, then 30% of your
booking will be debited to your cc account. If cancelled within 24
hours of your expected arrival, or you simply do not "show
up", then 100% of your booking will be
debited to your cc account."
No Smoking in rooms. The garden is available for smoking.
Arrivals after 6 pm must be pre-arranged