Daintree Wilderness Lodge Diwan
Escape into nature with your own private hideaway tight in the middle of a World Heritage Listed rainforest. Fully licensed restaurant and Bar on site and nature walks . Free Wifi for guests in the restaurant and lobby. Breakfast is not a buffet. Includes a juice, tea or coffee, eggs, bacon, tomato. ****Minimum age for this property is 10 years old ****
Find romance in Cape Tribulation
Nestled between the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, there is hardly a more romantic location than Cape Tribulation. Loved up couples can spend their days lounging on the white sands of Cape Trib or Myall Beach and then enjoy the privacy of premium accommodation among the canopy of the world's oldest rainforest.
The Cockatoo Hill Retreat is a private boutique getaway catering to couples with just four tree houses available. Traditional Balinese style abounds with the added benefit of an on-site restaurant and lounge. Couples can also spend some quality time together with rainforest walks, beach picnics or horseback riding at nearby Cow Bay.
Accommodation with a conscience
The Daintree and Great Barrier Reef are both World Heritage-listed areas, with many conservation measures being taken to preserve this astounding natural beauty. Destinations such as the Daintree Discover Centre focus on informing visitors on the importance of this ecosystem, while many hotels and lodging in the area offer eco-chic accommodation.
The Daintree Wilderness Lodge is one such hotel, providing guests with private cabins designed to coexist with the forest, located six minutes from Cape Tribulation Village. A bit further down the coast, the Crocodylus Village features safari tent style accommodation with budget-friendly rates for those travelling alone or in groups.
High adventure in Cape Tribulation
Thrill seeking travellers will enjoy the plethora of exciting activities on offer in and around Cape Tribulation, as this remote location offers up land and water-based fun. Fly through the forest on zip lines, or test your nerve on a jungle night walk. River cruises for crocodile spotting and day trips to snorkel or dive the Great Barrier Reef are also available.
The best way to experience it all is to set up base at one of the area hotels and explore to your heart's content. The Rainforest Hideaway B&B offers unique style with comfortable rooms at reasonable rates. It's also one minute from the jungle surfing facilities and a 20 minute walk to the beach and Cape Tribulation Village.