For some alternatives, try out the Canopy Rainforest Treehouses and Wildlife Sanctuary and the Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat. They are 13 kilometres and 5 kilometres respectively from the center. If those two don't suit you, you can try the Eden House Retreat or the Summit Rainforest Retreat.
If you want to experience some nearby cities, check out East Barron and Kairi. Head 11 kilometres to the west of Lake Eacham and you'll find East Barron. Alternatively, Kairi is 15 kilometres to the northwest. Accommodations in East Barron include the Allumbah Pocket Cottages and Curtain Fig Motel. Kairi choices are the Lake Tinaroo Holiday Park and Barking Owl Retreat.
Hotels in Lake Eacham start at AU$62 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.