Hate crowds? Don't like high-rise? Want to get in touch with nature? Need a little serenity? Cedar Lake Country Resort offers you a unique holiday experience - from the peace and tranquility of nature and native wildlife, you'll still have easy access to the action packed fun of the Gold Coast's major attractions.
The resort is situated on 89 Acres of beautiful native bushland in the picturesque Gold Coast Hinterland, only 10 kilometres from Nerang and 35 minutes from the excitement of Australia's holiday capital, Surfers Paradise.
At Cedar Lake the focus is on families, relaxation, and getting in touch with nature. You'll enjoy quiet walks, peddle boats or canoes on the lake, play tennis, take a leisurely ride on one of the resort's bicycles, relax in the sauna, or take a dip in the heated outdoor pool and spas.
All around you'll experience native wildlife against the stunning mountain backdrop and a sense of being away from it all, while being only a short distance from the thick of the Gold Coast's legendary holiday action.
The air-conditioned fully self-contained two bedroom apartments will sleep a family of six (when using the sofa bed). Units feature a full kitchen; ceiling fans; a TV and DVD/Video.
Resort facilities include the bar and restaurant; BBQ's; a children's pool and play equipment; mini golf and a 9 hole ‘mini' golf course; table tennis and a volleyball court; an owners lounge; three full size tennis courts; a games room; bush tracks for walking and cycling; plus the heated swimming pool; and aquatic equipment for fun on the resort's own lake.
A car is essential to enjoy the area and your stay, and if you can't bring your own, special rates for car hire are available through DAE's partnership with Thrifty. Cedar Lake is the closest timeshare resort to Wet‘n'Wild, Movieworld, Australian Outback Spectacular, Dreamworld and White Water World all within a 15 minute drive. Seaworld and the Gold Coast Beaches are a 25 minute drive, and Hinze Dam only 2 minutes.
With the hinterland as your backyard, journey through a patchwork of rural plantations, vineyards, untamed bushland and rainforests on the way to more than 100,000 hectares of National Parks and reserves, networked with miles of enchanting bushwalking trails. Quiet country roads lead into canyons and valleys with their hidden secrets of natural wonders.
The area has wonderful National Parks, including the stunning World Heritage Listed 50,000 acre Lamington National Park. Other scenic Gold Coast tourist spots include the Tamborine National Park and the Springbrook National Park.
With over 50,600 acres of abundant wildlife and flora. Lamington National Park is comprised of two areas, Binna Burra and Green Mountains. A World Heritage Listed Area, this stunning park is a must see for Gold Coast Visitors. Options include bird watching, spotlighting to look for nocturnal animals, naturalist-guided wildlife and rainforest walks through the surrounding World Heritage-listed Lamington National Park's 160km of walking tracks.
Tamborine Mountain is a rainforest oasis nestled high on the range. It has attracted a community of interesting artists and their work captures the beauty of the area. Their artwork features an interesting blend of colour, texture and shape, and includes ceramics, designer silks, sculpture, painting and leather work. Take the Gallery Walk located on Long Road, Eagle Heights.
Springbrook National Park has sweeping vistas of the Gold Coast, ancient trees, waterfalls and plenty of walking trails to explore. Take a hike to Natural Bridge - a waterfall with cool waters and a swimming spot below.
Spend the day at one of the Gold Coast's celebrated white sandy beaches, under the watchful eye of the lifesavers, the stroll only mere metres to one of the restaurants, cafes, takeaways or bars to quench your thirst or satisfy your appetite.
Shop until you drop at some of the largest shopping complexes in the Southern Hemisphere such as Pacific Fair or Robina Town Centre or take a trip through ‘designer heaven' at Marina Mirage.
Play golf on some of Australia's best resort and championship courses and do not miss one of the many cruise options available to explore the extensive waterways.
Cedar Lake offers a unique holiday experience: peace and tranquility in a natural environment with easy access to Australia's best beaches and the thrill of the fabulous Gold Coast.