Byron Bay Rainforest Resort (formerly The Wheel Resort)

Wheelchair accessible tourist accommodation. Walking distance to beach, rainforest garden, whale watching, surfing, joy flights, hang gliding, bird watching, local wildlife, abundant native fauna.

Nine accessible cabins. Six, one bedroom units, three, two bedroom units. Front door entry to reception area is level and free of steps. Wheelchair accessible parking (min width 3200mm with 2500mm height clearance). Level access from carpark to unit, clear door space of 800mm (870mm wide door), door has lever handle and is easily opened from seated position (handle 900-1100mm), clear space inside room at doorway to manoeuvre wheelchair. Space in room/unit between furniture to turn wheelchair (min 2070mm x 1540mm). Queens & single bed. Space alongside bed for transfer (min 800mm), bed and other furniture can be moved to provide 2070mm x 1540mm along one side of bed. No details on height of main bed, no details on space under bed, no details on whether bed can be raised. Coathanging space within reach from seated position 1100mm and tea making facilities within reach from seated position (table or bench 750-850mm). Audible and visual fire alarm. Bathroom/toilet door easy to open with one hand, min doo
Contact
Contact name: 
Murray Carter
Manager
Phone 1: 
(02) 6685 6139
Fax: 
(02) 6685 8754
Address
Postal Address: 
39 Broken Head Road
BYRON BAY
2481
Region: 
Byron Bay
Accommodation details
Room facilities: 
Air conditioning, clock radio, colour TV with remote control, cots available, en-suite, fans, hairdryer, heaters, microwave, private balcony, refrigerator, tea and coffee making, toaster, DVD, self-catering
Amenities: 
Wheelchair accessible airport shuttle, babysitting, barbecue, business service, conference facilities, fax service, laundry, parking, pets welcome, wheelchair accessible swimming pool with submersible wheelchair, wheelchair a
Tariff: 
$120 off peak one bedroom unit, $140 off peak two bedroom unit, weekly
Access
Access facilities: 
Nine accessible cabins. Six, one bedroom units, three, two bedroom units. Front door entry to reception area is level and free of steps. Wheelchair accessible parking (min width 3200mm with 2500mm height clearance). Level access from carpark to unit, clear door space of 800mm (870mm wide door), door has lever handle and is easily opened from seated position (handle 900-1100mm), clear space inside room at doorway to manoeuvre wheelchair. Space in room/unit between furniture to turn wheelchair (min 2070mm x 1540mm). Queens & single bed. Space alongside bed for transfer (min 800mm), bed and other furniture can be moved to provide 2070mm x 1540mm along one side of bed. No details on height of main bed, no details on space under bed, no details on whether bed can be raised. Coathanging space within reach from seated position 1100mm and tea making facilities within reach from seated position (table or bench 750-850mm). Audible and visual fire alarm. Bathroom/toilet door easy to open with one hand, min door space of 800mm, no lip or step between bedroom and bathroom greater than 5mm, space to manoeuvre a wheelchair (min 2500mm x 1900mm), space beside toilet for transfer 950mm, grab rail beside and behind toilet at 800-810mm, facilities useable from a seated position, switches and power points 900-1100mm, mirror 900-1850mm x 350mm width, knee space under handbasin (at least 680mm to floor) without a cupboard or other object, lever type taps. Shower recess is level and free of hobs, steps or sliding door tracks, clear entrance into the shower of at least 800mm, shower recess wide enough to manoeuvre chair (min 1100mm x 1160mm in shower) plus a minimum 1400mm x 1400mm space outside shower, freestanding shower seat, grab rails in the shower between 800-810mm, hand held shower nozzle within reach from a seated position, lever type taps between 900-1000mm. Restaurant access free of steps, accessible toilets nearby, room service available, there are food outlets nearby which are accessible or would deliver meals.
Opening hours: 
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Disabilities: 
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