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 breakfast served on the upper
deck. The views are magnificent, looking down on 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.
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,
(heated), 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, satellite "Austar" 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
degree of privacy, or you wish to have views from your room and your
own section of a spacious deck, then try
The Summit B&B,
now open for business in
July 2008, with special "Opening" rates, if you mention this
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
views served with 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 TV, with Austar Satellite channels, DVD & VHS
- Rates include a continental breakfast for 2, a cooked
breakfast is available at $10 pp extra.
- A Heated 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
Deluxe Room - (See picture, right) Queen bed, private ensuite, TV & Austar satellite TV in your room, DVD & VHS access, tea/coffee facilities,
micro-wave, refrigerator, lounge, table & chairs, rocking chair, clock
radio, reading lamps, private entrance from
Superior Room - (See picture, below right). Queen bed,
private ensuite, TV & Austar satellite TV in your room, DVD & VHS access, lounge, clock
radio, reading lamps, guest common
room access and private entrance from the deck.
Standard Family Room - Queen bed, 2 single bunks,
private ensuite, TV & Austar satellite TV in your room, DVD & VHS
access, clock radio, reading lamps, table,
guest common room access, private entrance.
Guest Common Room - (See picture below), TV & Austar
satellite TV, DVD & VHS access, lounge suite, refrigerator,
kitchenette, dining table & lounge chairs, rocking chair &
tour desk. The kitchenette includes all your eating/drinking utensils,
micro-wave, toaster and tea/coffee & washing facilities.
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 breakfast on the upper deck.
A continental 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 $230 /night (up to 6 persons)
- Superior Rooms $145 /night/couple
- Standard Rooms $135 /night/couple
The Summit B&B Room, $180 /night/couple
- self contained
Extra Adult $40 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 deck is available for smoking.
Arrivals after 6 pm must be pre-arranged