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Daintree Rainforest Retreat

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“cape tribulation”(20 reviews)
“small pool”(4 reviews)
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Free Parking
Pool
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Free Breakfast
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3 Star Hotel
The Daintree Rainforest Retreat is a small family owned motel. It sits nestled in the forest surrounded by towering trees and lush gardens. While we do not have a restaurant we do offer a covered BBQ area with its own sitting area and a fully equipped and comfortable communal kitchen...
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336 Cape Tribulation Road, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night in Room 12 and were delighted how we felt immersed in the rainforest. The enclosed balcony looked over the forest floor and was in the middle of the forest canopy. It was very quiet. We had the degustation menu for dinner...More

Thank monica w
Response from Margaret K, Manager at Daintree Rainforest RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

G'day Monica Another excellent review, thankyou, unfortunately for the wrong place :) Cheers Travis

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old motel showing its age. Facilities are pretty basic and access around the property at night requires a torch (no mains power). Located over the road from the Cow Bay Hotel which offers food that is simple and substantial, the motel is...More

Thank BillS2743
Response from Margaret K, Manager at Daintree Rainforest RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

G'day Bill I am not sure what you were expecting, we do not advertise as a brand new Motel with all the facilities in the middle of a city. If you are looking for a place to stay in the Rainforest while you explore the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

A beautiful setting amongst the rainforest. Clean and comfortable rooms with a fridge and microwave and well equiped kitchen. Cooking can be done on the outside bbq or gas jets. Travis was fantastic pre and during our stay, he knew all the great places to...More

Thank vegojules
Response from Margaret K, Manager at Daintree Rainforest RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

G'day Julie and Garry Thankyou for the great review, it was a pleasure having you here. Cheers Travis

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed here early May having spent the day exploring Cape Tribulation and the stunning Daintree National Park The setting is very authentic given your in a rainforest in a national park. Rooms are clean and well appointed with good bathrooms and comfy beds. We...More

Thank Martinfly747
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights, it was a perfect was to unwind and start our holiday. The motel is small and tranquil place. The rooms are of a good size with a reasonably equipped kitchen. The pool is stunning, surrounded by trees. I would...More

Thank Wray-Team-Cuba
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US$91 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hi - Yes - we had a similar situation and had to be at fishing at 7 am on the south side of the ferry (the wharf is literally right there once you cross over the ferry which only takes lik 10 minutes). I'd leave the... More
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"All rooms are great."
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"Garden room, we had No 1 which was at the end, great room."
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"lovely place do book it - close to all resorts north of daintree river !!"
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"Rooms vary in size and layout. Talk to the operators to satisfy your needs."
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