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Castaways Moreton Island

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If you love the idea of getting out into the great outdoors but can't stand the creepy crawlies, sandy bed or thought of needing a shovel to go to the toilet, glamping's probably the answer! We've got 9 beautifully furnished tents, complete with a queen size bed, private ensuite and veranda overlooking the giant Moreton Melaleuca trees. When you're glamping, there's no tent to pitch, no sleeping bag to unroll, no fire to build! Glamping is a way to experience the great outdoors without sacrificing luxury. The beach is just a short stroll from your front door (well, tent flap), you can grab a meal at the on-site cafe, cook on the communal barbie in the camp kitchen or just put your feet up and enjoy a glass of wine knowing you're not facing another night of sleeping on a half inflated blow-up! We have a mixture of 2 person and 4 person tents nestled amongst the giant Melaleuca trees of Moreton Island, with pristine beaches 100 metres from your door. A Glamp kitchen is also available for our guests to use, including tea & coffee making facilities & Barbeques. If you are bringing your own 4WD vehicle, Bulwer is a short drive to the Cape Moreton Lighthouse (see the whales in season)Champagne Rock Pools and Honeymoon Bay, which are some of the most spectacular sights on the Island. No 4wd? No problem, we can arrange on Island tours that include snorkelling amongst amazing amounts of beautiful fish at the wrecks and sandboarding down massive sand dunes. Castaways has an on-site restaurant so you'll never go hungry as well as a convenience store for all your holiday essentials. Moreton Island is a secret holiday paradise!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Restaurant
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
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Getting there
Brisbane Intl Airport44 km
Maroochydore Airport59 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and very generous serving sizes. Very relaxed atmosphere, you can pick up some supplies, have a decent meal or sit back and enjoy a cold drink or ice cream. There is a small bottle store also available, but you do pay high prices...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a 4WD Experience with Motorama Mitsubishi who booked a night for us at Castaways. The Glamping Tent was really good - clean, comfy bed and nice bathroom. Castaways supplied wraps for lunch both days - excellent fresh. Their brownies are sensational. We...More

1  Thank Kiercav
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Stayed early September. Although the weather was not so good, the glamping was great. Our first time. Camp kitchen facilities were adequate with everything you needed. The shop had a good supplies, and there was a cafe but we never used it. 5 minute walk...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Very handy and had all the necessary island resources. Friendliest staff on the island and amazing meals. We loved stopping in each time we passed through. Just remember to clean the sand off the feet and drive safely around the area ☺️

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Response from Moreton Island A, Manager at Castaways Moreton IslandResponded 14 September 2018

Thanks for the lovely review and the tips. looking forward to seeing you on the sand soon. Team Castaways.

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The staff are friendly and the facilities are very good. Might be a bit close for comfort in Summer though. Bring blankets and doona in winter as the tents get cold ! No heating unless you go to the firepit....

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Claire M
7 February 2018|
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Response from Moreton Island A | Property representative |
Hi, The kitchen is open from 9am to 3pm Monday - Thursday 9am to 8pm Friday 8:30am to 8pm Saturday and 8:30am to 3pm Sunday. Regards, Team Castaways.
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"Any room the location is fantastic"
585annmareeb
11 Feb 2018
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"not sure. Just visited the convenient store"
Gradimir76
16 Jan 2018
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"All tents are good - some have better views than others"
don11Brisbane
30 Sep 2017
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"All rooms perfect, just ring and talk to them"
rebelfishing
29 Mar 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$87 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Moreton Island Eco Lodge
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandBrisbane RegionMoreton IslandBulwer
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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