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Bush Turkey Bungalow

5 reviews
Queen bed
Bathroom entrance
Shower and handbasin
Bush turkey
Breakfast on the balcony
Outdoor kitchen
Self contained cabin
Aerial shot
Barron falls in full flood
John and his home grown Durian
Sweet yellow dragon fruit
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Kuranda, Queensland
An exotic fruit, birdwatcher & nature lovers paradise.
Located close to Cairns and 3 km from Kuranda & just 800 meters from Barron Falls and the giant Penda trees.
Close to hiking & walking tracks in surrounding World Heritage National Park. Private and peaceful on shared acreage with tropical fruit trees & rain forest.

Good base to rest, relax and try different exotic fruits in season and explore. your inner self. Great place to meditate.
Cairns, Palm Cove, Port Douglas, the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree & Cape Tribulation as well as the scenic Tablelands are all close by car.

Relax on the balcony overlooking tropical rainforest.
The studio includes an outdoor kitchenette with fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, electric fry pan, crockery and cutlery.
Table and chairs overlooking garden pond and rain forest borde...
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About the Owner, John K
Languages spoken: Russian, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Carole S
1 review
Reviewed 12 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

As beautiful and serene as the setting is it is only the beginning. We were there for two nights and John could not have been a more thoughtful or knowledgeable host. The highlight of the visit was definitely the walk through the forest track to marvel at the Penda trees. If John offers this to you do not refuse BUT...

Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016
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Well first of all. If you like to be away from the hussle and bustle of towns, be surrounded with teeming wild life, with a view of nothing but green forest then look no further. We could not recommend Bush Turkey Bungalow. So nice and quiet, outdoor living, breakfast every morning on the deck just taking in the amazing wildlife...

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 November 2015 for a stay in August 2015
person found this review helpful

A wonderful oasis in the forest. Great birds and great company. Thanks for sharing your company and your wonderful little cottage John.

Management response:

Thank you very much for staying at Bush turkey bungalow Jennifer, it was a pleasure to host you. Please come back again.


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Kuranda is located 25 km from Cairns.
Described as the village in the rainforest, Kuranda is a popular destination reached by car, bus, Kuranda Scenic Rail or Skyrail cableway.
Interesting things to see and do include the Barron Falls, 800 meter walk from Bushturkey Bungalow. Other rainforest walks include, Jungle walk and Jum Rum walk. Wildlife sanctuaries include the Butterfly farm, Birdworld, Koala Gardens and Rainforest Station.
Activities and sights include Kuranda Riverboat, the village markets and various cafes and restaurants.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cairns: 30.0 km
Railway: Kuranda: 2.8 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 21.0 km.
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