The perfect accommodation for a secluded, romantic getaway or some well earned R&R
We are situated on a 40 acres rural property just a 2 minutes drive or 10 minutes adventurous walk to the historic village of Yungaburra. Spot a Platypus and - if you are lucky - a tree kangaroo on the way. We offer a tranquil base for exploring the stunning Atherton Tablelands.
We invite you to …
…relax in one of our superb rooms,
…luxuriate in the double spa,
…indulge in a port by the open fire,
…savour breakfast in the privacy of your own room,
…enjoy the quiet and tranquility of our little paradise
You will stay in either of these two gorgeous rooms:
African Elegance - a stunningly designed hideaway that captures the essence of romantic African nights.
Moroccan Romance - a romantic haven adorned with artifacts from the Moroccan coast.
The Moroccan and African rooms have private entrances and outside sitting areas, very comfortable king size beds, private double spa baths, reverse cycle air-conditioning, TV and DVD players, fridge and coffee/tea making facilities. Breakfast is provided in the privacy of your own room. We cannot guarantee your choice of room, but please contact us to discuss if needed.
Please contact us for our two other rooms as these have slightly different features to those described in this listing:
Egyptian Seduction - dripping in gold and adorned with hieroglyphics, accommodation fit for a pharaoh
Australian Charm - perfect for those who wish to experience Australian pioneering times, in comfort.
Beautiful Yungaburra and the Atherton Tablelands ... so much to experience, and right on our doorstep
Gumtree on Gillies B&B is located on the outskirts of the beautiful and historic village of Yungaburra, a number one destination for visitors to the Atherton Tablelands. Centrally located between Lake Eacham, the Curtain Fig Tree, Lake Tinaroo and the town of Atherton. Yungaburra is 720 metres above sea level and located 70kms inland from Cairns, a relaxed 1.5 hours by car. Being so centrally located makes Gumtree on Gillies B&B the perfect base for exploring this stunning area.
Yungaburra is a major meeting point for Atherton Tablelands artists and musicians, with several art and craft galleries and displays. Yungaburra has outstanding restaurants and cafes, all making the most of Yungaburra's idyllic position in the tropical farming community of the Atherton Tablelands.
Every weekend, there are local produce markets on the Tablelands. On the morning of the 4th Saturday of every month, it is the famous Yungaburra Market. This is a large and popular market, selling everything you could imagine from fresh local produce to jams, clothing and homemade furniture.
The Atherton Tablelands is home to some of the World Heritage listed rainforests of the Wet Tropics, national parks, mountains, rivers, lakes and waterfalls. It is also rated as one of the richest agricultural areas in Australia. If you enjoy bush walking, mountain biking, bird watching, cycling the Atherton - Walkamin rail trail, wildlife tours, water skiing, fishing, or just touring around and enjoying the scenery, the Atherton Tablelands has so much to offer you.