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Ferns Hideaway Resort

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start! Beautiful camp ground with fire pits, tennis court and lovely pool! Canoeing was so much fun! And the live music was fab! Can't wait to come back! Got a sneak peak at the cabins and they were gorgeous too!

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I spent the weekend at Ferns camping with friends. The camping facilities are excellent with thought obviously taken to provide extras like their well-equipped camp kitchen. We booked for dinner on the Saturday night, and found the food to be tasty and affordable. Marto entertained with songs by request, and it was obvious that everyone had a...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Visited Ferns as part of a conference activity. The welcome by the owner (sorry, cannot remember his name) was genuine and we were made to feel at home straight away. The evening meal was great with fresh local produce... However, the outstanding part of the evening was the two man band who literally played classic oldies for well over three...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Was treated very poorly on arrival, didn't stay to eat was overpriced for the average customer. Our table in the restaurant had a spider crawling on it when we where seated. If you wanted to use anything else it was extra $$$ !! I came as a day guest and it ridiculously overpriced, maybe its better as a guest to...

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Yeppoon, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2015

This is a unique, relaxed, quality resort. Nothing was too much trouble for the friendly owners who went out of their way to accommodate our needs. Food at the restaurant was tasty and reasonably priced. The natural environment, including a lovely fresh water creek for canoeing and swimming, was a special feature of the stay here.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We spent one night at Fern's, but could have stayed longer. The owners were very friendly and accommodating and let us check in early. The restaurant was booked out for Sunday lunch, and although we did not attend, we have heard great reviews. It was interesting seeing the Cyclone damage and how well they have recovered, it is still a...

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1Thank Katie S
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Ferns hideaway resort is a great place to stay for families, due to it being inexpensive and well managed. There is plenty of things to do such as kayaking and a good sports shed. On the weekend there is a restaurant and live entertainment. A definite place to stay for those who are looking for much to do or for...

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Mackay
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We just spent 2 nights camping at Ferns Hideaway Resort. Amazing place with spotlessly clean facilities. Lots of things to do including canoeing which was our favourite. Byfield is a hidden gem. 5 Rocks and 9 mile beach was amazing. Next time we will stay over a weekend to experience the Restaurant and live music. If Marto can handle a...

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Rockhampton
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The cabins are rustic and private, but well kept with everything you need to enjoy your weekend in the Byfield Forest, including a fireplace for winter and a bbq for summer. The resort has a tennis court, pool and a walking track to the creek. The hosts - Marto and Jen are lovely. The restaurant serves good quality, fresh food....

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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Have experienced the warm hospitality at ferns hideaway multiple times, this place is absolutely fantastic! Food is delicious, the entertainment is awesome and the location is beautiful. Well worth the drive! They also have log cabins which we have treated ourselves too, and they are so lovely! Felt like I was away at a retreat!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

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Address: 67 Cahills Road, Byfield, Queensland 4703, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Byfield
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Cabins can sleep up to 6 - all in one room!”
 of 5 bubbles NaePalm, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“This is not a hotel but self service cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles 852pamelar, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Check to see if you have a bedsite light and enough ventilation”
 of 5 bubbles 165gavinn, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
“There aren't too many rooms to choose from - there are only 4 cabins plus the lodge which has 3 rooms - 1 x family and 2 x doubles - your choice”
 of 5 bubbles Sandman26, 26 Nov 2012 | Read review
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