The Feathered Nest - Luxury Wildlife Retreat

Retreat Kuttabul

Hours: 24 hour check-in and reception

Sometimes you just need to escape the rush of modern life, put your feet up and breathe in the fresh country air. You need a place to get away, to unwind and relax surrounded by stunning Australian flora and fauna. Nestled in a countryside setting, The Feathered Nest’s modern, architecturally-designed eco retreats are the perfect destination for a romantic getaway, special occasion or mid-week break. Each retreat has been created specifically to indulge your senses—from the soaring floor to ceiling glass wall that brings nature into your living room, to the private two-person spa overlooking the gardens. A generous breakfast hamper is included with your tariff and contains organic juices, fresh fruit, cereals, pastries and bread plus organic teas and Whitsunday Gold coffee. We can also happily cater for any dietary requirements, including gluten free. For accommodation availability including food and massage menu options, check out the booking button. Our normal rates include: Continental breakfast hampers including freshly baked danish pastries, butter croissants and bread delivered daily Complimentary arrival beverage and nibbles plate Bowl of fresh seasonal fruit Complimentary bottle of port Complimentary bottled water during your stay Complimentary Nespresso machine and endless coffee capsules and Free Wi-Fi internet connections

Description

The Feathered Nest - Luxury Wildlife Retreat is a luxury eco retreat in the heart of the Mackay / Whitsunday region. Nestled in a countryside setting,The Feathered Nest's modern, architecturally designed eco retreats are the perfect destination for a romantic get away, special occasion or mid week break. Enjoy the private deck with your own heated infinity edge plunge pool over looking the surrounding bush. Sometimes you just need to escape the rush of modern life, put your feet up and breathe in the fresh country air. You need a place to get away, to unwind and relax surrounded by stunning Australian flora and fauna. They will do everything they can to make sure your stay leaves you relaxed, rejuvenated and inspired so please let them know if you have any special requests. Every Friday and Saturday evening between 6pm and 7pm, join your hosts Gordon and Carol for 'Twilight Tastings' on the studio deck for a selection of complimentary beverages and canapés.

  • 24 hour reception
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Broadband internet access
  • Car park
  • Conference/Convention facilities
  • Day spa
  • Day Spa
  • Free Wi-Fi internet access
  • Internet access
  • Internet Access
  • Pets not allowed

Map & Directions

Location: 125 Royston Park Drive, Kuttabul, Queensland 4741 Australia

Directions

DIRECTIONS FROM MACKAY AIRPORT From the Mackay Airport follow the signs to the Bruce Highway Take the Bruce Highway north towards Proserpine. Approximately 30 km north of Mackay you go through the village of Kuttabul. Approximately 2km north of Kuttabul you cross over Palmtree Creek and past a vehicle rest area. Look for “The Feathered Nest” signage on the left hand side at the highway turnoff. Turn left off the highway onto Geeberga - Buthurra Road. Continue west for 2.7 km then turn left onto Royston Park Drive. You will see “The Feathered Nest” signage at the turnoff. Continue 1.25 km on Royston Park Drive and you will see “The Feathered Nest - Luxury Wildlife Retreat” on the left hand side of the road at the entrance to the property. Drive up the driveway to reception at the big house. DIRECTIONS FROM WHITSUNDAY COAST AIRPORT From the Whitsunday Coast Airport turn right onto the Bruce Highway travelling south towards Mackay. Continue for 69 km and go past the village of Mt Ossa. Continue south for a further 15 km and look for “The Feathered Nest” signage on the right hand side at the highway turnoff. Turn right off the highway onto Geeberga - Buthurra Road. Continue west for 2.7 km then turn left onto Royston Park Drive. You will see The Feathered Nest signage at the turnoff. Continue 1.25 km on Royston Park Drive and you will see The Feathered Nest Luxury Wildlife Retreat on the left hand side of the road at the entrance to the property. Drive up the driveway to reception at the big house.

Product Information

Redwing Retreat - One bedroom

Luxury   |  Max Guests: 2   |  No children permitted   |  No infants permitted

EACH RETREAT OFFERS: Luxurious, open plan living with air conditioning, ceiling fans and an eco-smart fireplace for the cooler months. A private deck with hammock where you can relax and take in the bush views. A private heated infinity edge plunge pool. Fabulous two person spa with a lovely outlook over the gardens (each bathroom also has a separate shower) ALSO INCLUDED: Separate bedroom with a heavenly king size bed, sumptuous linens and personal pillow menu. Quality organic toiletries and plush bathrobes and slippers. Torches for nighttime spotting of wildlife. Designer furniture and fixtures including Aboriginal artworks, bird books and magazines. Modern touches such as Satellite TV, free Wi-Fi and a state-of-the-art TV and music system (plus DVDs & CDs). Gourmet kitchen including cookware, personal mini bar & snacks plus a private laundry with clothes dryer. Assisted wheel chair access is available. All our retreats are non-smoking. Rates include: Continental breakfast hampers including freshly baked danish pastries, butter croissants and bread delivered daily Complimentary arrival beverage and nibbles plate Bowl of fresh seasonal fruit Complimentary bottle of port Complimentary bottled water during your stay Complimentary Nespresso machine and endless coffee capsules and Free Wi-Fi internet connections

Redwing Retreat - Two bedroom

Luxury   |  Max Guests: 4   |  No children permitted   |  No infants permitted

EACH RETREAT OFFERS: Luxurious, open plan living with air conditioning, ceiling fans and an eco-smart fireplace for the cooler months. A private deck with hammock where you can relax and take in the bush views. A private heated infinity edge plunge pool. Fabulous two person spa with a lovely outlook over the gardens (each bathroom also has a separate shower) ALSO INCLUDED: Main bedroom with a heavenly mega king size bed, sumptuous linens and personal pillow menu. Second bedroom that can be configured as two king singles or a king double bed. Quality organic toiletries and plush bathrobes and slippers. Torches for nighttime spotting of wildlife. Designer furniture and fixtures including Aboriginal artworks, bird books and magazines. Modern touches such as Satellite TV, free Wi-Fi and a state-of-the-art TV and music system (plus DVDs & CDs). Gourmet kitchen including cookware, personal mini bar & snacks plus a private laundry with clothes dryer. Assisted wheel chair access is available. All our retreats are non-smoking. Rates include: Continental breakfast hampers including freshly baked danish pastries, butter croissants and bread delivered daily Complimentary arrival beverage and nibbles plate Bowl of fresh seasonal fruit Complimentary bottle of port Complimentary bottled water during your stay Complimentary Nespresso machine and endless coffee capsules and Free Wi-Fi internet connections

Awards

2016 AUSTRALIAN GOOD FOOD GUIDE - Winner of Regional Readers Choice Award 2015 QUEENSLAND TOURISM AWARDS - Bronze Winner for New Tourism Business 2015 THE MACKAY REGION TOURISM AWARDS - Silver Winner for New Tourism Business

Cancellation Policy

CHECK IN & CHECK OUT We ask guests to check in after 2pm. Check in prior to 2pm can be arranged but is subject to availability. Check out time is 11am. You can request to check out later than 11am but an additional charge may apply. CANCELLATION POLICY Cancellations made up to 21 days before arrival will receive a full refund of all monies paid Cancellations made between 21 days and 14 days before arrival will attract a cancellation fee equivalent to 50% of the full booking Cancellations made within 14 days of arrival (including bookings made within this period) will attract a cancellation fee equivalent to the total booking per retreat. All cancellations must be received in writing and any cancellations for packages may attract an administration charge for components within this package that The Feathered Nest may be liable for. No refunds can be given for any unused services or early departures. CHILDREN The Feathered Nest is not suitable for children under the age of 12 years. Parents by entering into an accommodation contract with The Feathered Nest accept all responsibilities for their child (ren). Children need to be supervised by their parents (guardians) at all times as the property features several unfenced dam and wetland areas with abundant free ranging wildlife and is set in a fragile forested environment. FARM NOISES We are located in a valley in a rural area and on occasions you can expect to hear tractors harvesting crops cows baying crows calling irrigation pumps and those noises expected in a rural setting. Generally though it is very peaceful and quiet. PAYMENTS & BOOKINGS All bookings require a 50% deposit with the balance due at check in.· No shows will be charged in full and forfeit all monies paid. There is a minimum stay of two nights over weekends and three nights over long weekends. All of our retreats and amenities are smoke-free. Smoking is only permitted in the designated areas (which are sign posted). Additional guests (including children) cannot be accommodated under any circumstances. Pets are not permitted. We accept Visa (2% surcharge applies) MasterCard (2% surcharge applies) debit cards AmEx (4% surcharge applies) UnionPay (4% surcharge applies) bank transfer and cash. PRIVACY POLICY We respect an individual's privacy and will ensure that we deal with personal information in accordance with the National Privacy Principles under the Privacy Act. We will collect use and disclose certain personal information about individuals in particular our guests (or individuals associated with our guests) in order to fulfil our business functions. The main purposes for which we collect use and disclose personal information are to provide and promote our accommodation services conduct our internal administration and manage our business relationships. We will not use or disclose personal information for other purposes. We take reasonable steps to ensure that all personal information we collect use or disclose is accurate complete up to date stored in a secure environment and accessed only by authorised personnel for permitted purposes. The personal and private information that The Feathered Nest - Luxury Wildlife Retreat collects about our guests is retained only by us. The information is not passed on sold or given to any other company or organisation. All information is treated sensitively and kept confidential. Our reservations book is kept confidential and is secure at all times. Only staff at the retreat have access to our reservations or current guest lists. All testimonials in our guestbook on this website are genuine entries from guests that have enjoyed staying at the retreat. We do use first names in our testimonials but even if surnames are signed these are omitted from the listings. When you visit our website we may collect general information such as details with respect to your: Internet browser (Explorer Firefox etc.) Operating system (Windows Macintosh etc.) Date of visit Time of visit Path taken through the site This information does not identify who you are and we will not combine it with information that would identify you. We may also use small pieces of code to collect anonymous and aggregate advertising metrics such as counting page views promotion views or advertising responses. If you would like further information or you have any concerns about our management of personal information; or you would like access in accordance with the National Privacy Principles to any personal information that we may have collected about you please contact us. TRAVEL INSURANCE The Feathered Nest Management shall not be liable for any loss or damage to guests' valuables or personal property. We strongly recommend you purchase comprehensive travel insurance at the time of booking. We suggest that the policy should include but not be limited to the following cover: Loss of deposit through cancellation; loss or damage to personal baggage; loss of money; and medical expenses.