The Summit Rainforest Retreat offers 1 & 4 bedroom self contained holiday house apartments in a tranquil rainforest setting with magnificent views and rainforest walks.
Winner of the HMAA Award for Excellence - "Queensland's most unique accommodation" and Tropical North Queensland Tourism Awards Finalist "Deluxe Accommodation"
Located in the Cairns Highlands, also known as the Atherton Tablelands, in Far North Queensland, Australia.The Summit Rainforest Retreat is situated on the summit of an extinct volcano and commands the highest point in Atherton. You will love the tranquil rainforest setting with its 180 degree panoramic views. Walk through the rainforest to the centre of the crater, enjoy the spectacular scenery, use the conference room, or relax by the resort pool and Sp/Jacuzzi whilst you sip a cool drink.
The Summit Rainforest Retreat feels on top of the world, but is only a 10 minute walk to the main street of Atherton with all that it offers. A wide variety of restaurants are within a 10 minute drive from The Summit. The Atherton Tablelands are 1.5 kmaway; while the Curtain Fig National Park is 1.6 km away. The retreat is 52 km from Cairns Airport.
The extended local area is an ecological wonderland of delight for the traveller. It is one of the most diverse regions in Australia with four distinct landscapes within a very small area. Walks are available to get up close and view native rainforest with some of its inhabitants, such as Lumholtz tree kangaroos, echidnas, green ring tailed possums, pademelons, Agile wallabies, Goanna's and lots more.
The Summit Rainforest Retreat is in a luxurious, "nature lovers" setting. Ideal for singles, couples, families, groups, multiple couples, weddings, business travellers, conferences, meetings and seminars etc.
The Summit Rainforest Retreat offers 1 bedroom apartments, and 4/ 5 bedroom holiday houses which can also be used as a conference room facility on the Atherton Tablelands. All accommodation offers a fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, stovetop, toaster, electric kettle and kitchenware, , ensuited bedrooms, full private laundry facilities, a seperate spacious lounge dining room with lounge suite, dining table and chairs, FREE cable TV and a private furnished balcony set in a luxurious setting for you and/or your group's private indulgence.
Don't be like many others and say, "We should have allowed more time", or, "we will have to come back to see it all". The Atherton Tablelands is a destination in itself. Allow 3 days and see it all, be enthralled by its beauty."