Beautiful Holiday Cottage with Views of a Babbling Creek near Mackay, Queensland

Mount Charlton, Queensland (Australia)

Beautiful Holiday Cottage with Views of a Babbling Creek near Mackay, Queensland

1 unit
8 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
 Host photo
Hosted by Gayle
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
  • Private Barbecue
This beautiful holiday cottage boasts an excellent location near Mackay, Queensland, and offers the perfect base for glampers to explore the surrounding national park or take a drive to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. The cottage has three bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate eight glampers. Two bedrooms have a queen-size bed each while the third bedroom comes with a set of twin beds. There is also a sleeper sofa and an air mattress available. The bathrooms are modern and come with the creature comforts of home and linen and towels are kindly provided.

In the open plan living area, glampers will find comfy sofas, a fireplace, and a flat-screen television, ideal for cozying up and relaxing after an action-packed day. The modern kitchen is equipped with the essentials including a gas stove, an electric oven, a microwave, a juicer, a rice cooker, a slow cooker, and basic cooking essentials. Other amenities include heating.

Outside, glampers will enjoy an incredible outdoor living experience. There is an elevated deck that is perfect for al fresco dining and boasts sublime views of the lush greenery. Additionally, there are two fire pits which are great for evening gatherings and roasting marshmallows, as well as a hammock. The verandahs boast comfortable seating and exceptional views and the babbling creek lead to a refreshing natural pool in the surrounding forest.


  • 2 Queen-size bed
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • 1 Sofa bed
  • 1 Air mattress
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Hot water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Cell service
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Dining table
  • 2 Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Private Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Juicer
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Private Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Hammock
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
This cottage offers modern conveniences that will make any discerning glamper feel right at home during their stay. With amenities such as an indoor fireplace, heating, a washer and dryer, and linen and towels, glampers will enjoy the creature comforts of home. For entertainment, there is a flat-screen television, while outdoors, glampers will find wonderful spots to sit back and relax. These include a large elevated covered deck with a dining set and daybeds, a large garden with two fire pits and a hammock, and two verandahs with ample seating.

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
    distance: 39 miles
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • River, stream or creek
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
This fantastic cottage is located in the small town of Calen near Mount Charlton in Queensland and offers a sublime getaway in nature. The property is surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Mackay Region, which offers ample outdoor recreation for glampers to enjoy. Local attractions include Eungella National Park, St Helens Creek, Repulse Bay, and the Wintermoon Music Festival which is held in May and October. The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is a must-see when staying in this region of Queensland and is an easy drive from Calen and Mount Charlton. The coastal city of Mackay is approximately 70 kilometers away.


  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Water sports on-site
  • Biking on-site
  • Kayaking/Canoeing on-site
  • Fishing on-site
  • Wildlife watching on-site

This fantastic region of Queensland is home to extraordinary nature and is the perfect base for glampers to explore and experience everything this destination has to offer. The property is surrounded by the Eungella National Park which boasts scenic walking trails and lookout points, and home to diverse plants and wildlife. St Helens Creek runs along the glamping property and leads to an impressive natural pool, perfect for a refreshing dip during those balmy summer days.

A must-see when visiting this part of Queensland is the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, which protects a large part of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. This spot attracts millions of tourists yearly and offers a powerhouse of recreation and attractions for nature lovers. Here, glampers can boat, cast a line in designated fishing areas, and sail, as well as scuba dive, snorkel, and swim.

In May and October, the Wintermoon Music Festival is great and only 300 meters from the glamping property. Glampers will enjoy the spectacular sounds of world music, a taste of local cuisine from the food stalls, and relaxing massages and holistic healing services.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Accessibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Pets and smoking are not permitted.

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