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Maroochydore, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We had a really good stay here in the possumtail cottage. It's very peaceful and has a gorgeous green outlook. The cottage is larger than we expected although, being used to a king size bed, the smaller beds took a bit of getting used to (they were very comfortable though). The bathroom & shower is nice, the lounge room and...

1Thank LuluAgain
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Badgers Wood when attending a wedding. I'll start with the good things. Location excellent, spa was very nice, bed was very good, surroundings were very lush and relaxing albeit a bit over grown. Now the not so good. Cottage very tired, needs a refurb. Keep in mind this is not cheap accommodation. Taps were rusty and loose....

Thank Victor N
Scarborough, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We again stayed at Possums Tail cottage which is set in very pleasant countryside with lovely views of the fields from its balcony. It location is great for easy access to Maleny and Montville with Caloundra also being only 30 mins The cottage is ok, but still needs some tlc and general upkeep. Fresh lick of paint, repair some holes...

1Thank AndyP80
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nice 2 story cottage in the grounds of a wedding reception venue. We stayed 2 days mid week. Quite a large cottage, double bed downstairs off the living room and a double and single upstairs. Toilet downstairs, full bathroom upstairs. Furnished very "cottagy". We enjoyed our stay but really feel the place could do with an update as it is...

Thank crisjoy
Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I stayed there in Possums Nest 2 years ago and supplied a list of things that had to be done. 2 years on I decided to give it ago again. To my dismay, the list I gave them must have been thrown away as all was ignored. I had invited friends from Brisbane to stay and share the meal that...

1Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My partner & I stayed in Possums Nest for 3 nights while attending a wedding nearby. When booking, we were confirmed with a wheelchair accessible room (my partner is disabled), but when we arrived we found the room wasn't completely accessible. He couldn't even enter the room without assistance due to quite a large step at the front door. He...

Thank Samantha H
Gympie, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We stayed at Possums Nest for 2 nights and found the accommodation very nice. 3.5 Star rating, but only because it is starting to show its age a little. The Kitchen was excellent and had everything needed for a weekend (like us) or a fortnight. The beds were super comfy and the fire place was a god send when the...

1Thank Ian M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

My husband and I took advantage of a Deals voucher and stayed at the Badgers Wood cottage at The Laurels. It is located directly across the road from the Maleny Cheese Factory (one of our favourite places at Maleny). Badgers Wood Cottage is a cozy little place with one quite large room containing a kitchen, a lounge with a wood...

Thank Debbie J
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Possums nest on several occasions! We attended weddings and birthday parties!! When ever we want to just get away for a couple of days this is one of our favourite get aways! It has two large bedrooms open plan living with a fully functioning kitchen! Beautiful breezes in the summer on the balcony that overlooks endless...

Thank JMont2011
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We stayed at Wattle Lane for a family wedding...the upstairs area is ok but the bedrooms and bathroom downstairs are ramshackle, cupboards without doors, disgusting rotting cane ceiling fans, busted flyscreens, chairs too dirty to sit on, fake fingernails lying around. I asked cleaning staff if she could clean the outdoor chairs so that we could use them I was...

4Thank Meredith M

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Additional Information about The Laurels

Address: 953 Maleny-Montville Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Maleny
Price Range: $184 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Laurels 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Check it out before you pay”
 of 5 bubbles 573graemeh, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Badgers Wood cottage was very private, quiet and very comfortable.”
  • A lovely comfy King sized bed.
  • The bed and spa bath.
 of 5 bubbles DebbieJ994, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“any cottage”
 of 5 bubbles barryt127, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“opt for the breakfast!”
 of 5 bubbles voodoomagic1, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Couples definitely should choose Badger's Wood cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles a_green94, 21 May 2015 | Read review
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