Welcome to Africa – in fact, you can almost hear the sounds of the Serengeti from this beautifully decorated suite… This room is adorned with individually selected African artifacts that will whisk you away on an African safari.  Lay back and let "Out of Africa" or "The African Queen" transport you to another time and another world.

This romantic room offers...



Breakfast in the privacy of your room is included as part of your stay at Gumtree on Gillies. 

Comments from visitors to African Elegance:

…We’re not big on words – but you should see the smiles on our faces!
Anne and Farrell (Cairns)

…A lovely anniversary getaway (almost as good as the honeymoon!). The atmosphere is fantastic – really sets the scene and Penny and Jorg are hosts extraordinaire – very friendly, welcoming and helpful. We think we might go to Egypt next time! Thank you.
Tristan and Sandie (Cairns)


…Some people have got it – some ain’t. You’ve got it!! Absolutely loved all the extras. Penny you are delightful. You go the extra mile in service. We appreciate your kindness.
Michelle, Will, Jack, Bonnie (Townsville)


…Most amazing weekend… everything perfect, room, fire, spa and hosts very friendly (Jorg and Penny thank you). Massages topped off great weekend!! We’ll be back.
Jason and Jacqui (Cairns)


…What a find! GREAT room, fire spa … encourages the imagination!! THE best place to stay.
Jeff and Marie (Victoria)

…Bang the drum, yell like Tarzan – just needed the vines to swing on. Everyone needs romance in their lives and you have captured the essence of it. Thankyou.
Todd and Rita (Cairns)


…Indulged ourselves by the fire in Africa. Woke up to find an agile wallaby looking in and remembered we were in Australia. Wonderful!
Phil and Cathy (Cairns)


…Thankyou for a wonderful weekend! We loved the room – especially the spa and fireplace. Thanks.
Ross and Madeleine


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