The Botanical Ark Retreat is the original residence of the Carle Family and is now available for holidays and retreats.

 

Voted one of the top 10 holiday choices in Australian House and Garden Magazine, March 2008, The Botanical Ark Retreat is a private holiday home surrounded by award winning exotic, tropical gardens.

The Botanical Ark Retreat was designed for embracing the tropical lifestyle of North Queensland, Australia and is available for exclusive holiday rental. 

Accommodating up to eight guests in four bedrooms, The Botanical Ark Retreat features beautiful timber furniture, wide verandahs and all of the mod cons that are necessary for a relaxing and well-deserved holiday.

Your holiday experience at The Botanical Ark Retreat is complete with

  • Absolute privacy 
  • 4 bedrooms (1K with marble ensuite and spa bath, 2Q and 2s) 
  • 2 bathrooms 
  • Gourmet kitchen featuring a walk in pantry, espresso machine, dishwasher, microwave and gas cooking 
  • Television with AUSTAR, DVD, CD stacker, surround sound, i pod dock 
  • Freshwater swimming hole with private sandy beach and 2 sun lounges 
  • Extensive Award Winning Gardens – WINNER of Australia’s Best Backyard in 2007, Winner of Gourmet Traveller Jaguar Award for Innovation in Travel, Winner of Slow Food Award, Italy 
  • Ceiling fans 
  • Extensive library with books, magazines, CD’s, DVD’s and games 
  • Art collection 
  • Large verandah for entertaining with hammock 
  • Indoor and outdoor dining, Gas BBQ 
  • Telephone, fax and Broadband Internet access 
  • Full laundry facilities 
  • All linen including beach towels provided 
  • A complimentary service is provided for stays of 8 nights or more 
  • In House Catering, In House Spa Treatments, Yoga, Meditation and Babysitting are available on request 
  • Comprehensive Tour Compendium available 
  • Arrival pack – tropical flowers, exotic fruit, chilled champagne, fine chocolates, L’Occitane amenities
RATES
$500.00 per night  2 guests
$600.00 per night  4 guests
$700.00 per night  6 guests
$800.00 per night  8 guests

 

Minimum Stay - 3 nights

Maximum guests - 8

“The dedication and hard work that has gone in to creating this wonderful Botanical Ark does not go unnoticed" Victoria, Australia

“Thank you for the most wonderful Christmas break that we will never forget". New Zealand

“We loved every moment!! If only we could stay longer to take in more detail". Sydney, Australia

 

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