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Silky Oaks Lodge

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Location Details
Silky Oaks Lodge adjoins the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest National Park, on the northern bank of the Mossman River Gorge. The lodge is about 30 minutes by car from Port Douglas, and a 90-minute drive from Cairns Airport.
General Information
Offered are 36 secluded Treehouse rooms and four breathtaking suites that connect with the natural environment, each featuring wide verandahs and luxurious spa baths. From the comfort of this award winning iconic eco Lodge, experience the adjoining Daintree National Park and explore the nearby Great Barrier Reef as well as the many other attractions and activities the region has to offer.

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Room Details

The Lodge accommodates 36 Treehouses each featuring wide verandahs and spa baths. All rooms feature air conditioning, ceiling fan, CD player, direct dial telephone, work desk, spa bath, bathrobes, tea & coffee making facilities, iron & ironing board, hairdryer, balcony, outdoor table & chairs, and a hammock.
The River Treehouse features spectacular rainforest views and you can listen to the soothing sounds of the Mossman River directly in front of you. Polished timber floors and elegant interiors make these rooms stylish and comfortable. A hammock straddles the balcony inviting you to slide open the tall glass doors to breathe in the perfume of the rainforest. A day bed and an arm chair and foot rest provide other options for relaxing. Make yourself a cup of tea and savour the selection of home made biscuits. As the evening envelopes you, relax in your own spa bath with uninterrupted views of the rainforest.

Suite Details

The Billabong Suite is a truly magnificent indulgence. Set overlooking the Mossman River, take advantage of this perfect hideaway and immerse yourself in the sounds of the rainforest and river. Enjoy afternoon tea or dinner on your double veranda and let nature take over. Relax in style in your own private lounge after a day out exploring the Daintree National Park or the Great Barrier Reef. Perfect for a romantic getaway.

Guest Services

Library, meeting/banquet facilities, airport shuttle, business center, laundry, currency exchange, souvenirs/gift shop, tour desk, evening turn down service,


The Treehouse Restaurant is one of Northern Queensland's premier dining experiences and the open-sided restaurant offers sensational daintree rainforest and Mossman river views. The menu showcases the freshest local produce and fine Australian wines.
The Treehouse Bar allows you to enjoy a pre-dinner drink and select from the list of premium craft beers and ciders. Or maybe have one of our team whip up a cocktail made from Australian small batch Distilled Spirits and Liqueurs. Whether you are after a classic or one of the unique creations, you can be sure it will be served with a twist.


Activities include a tennis court, outdoor swimming pool, hiking, cycling, selected guided naturewalks through the grounds and adjoining rainforest; canoeing, swimming and snorkeling on the Mossman River; yoga classes.


The Healing Waters Spa was designed with renewal, vitality and well-being in mind. A variety of treatments are offered using all Australian spa care products from Sodashi, focusing on wholeness, purity and radiance to relax and restore.

Nearby Attractions

Local attractions and excursions feature scenic helicopter flights over Mossman Gorge and Great Barrier Reef; bird watching cruises and tours; guided twilight and night nature walks; Great Barrier Reef and Low Isle sail; hot air ballooning; estuary or reef fishing; Aboriginal tours & guided walks through Mossman Gorge National Park.

Land price is per person based on double occupancy (unless noted) for select travel dates shown. Air-inclusive vacations are for gateways noted. Rate quoted includes government-imposed fees and taxes and any necessary currency exchange rates. Rate is current when priced, at the time you purchase your vacation, rate may be higher. Rate does not include any applicable daily resort or facility fees (and in Europe, city tourist taxes) payable directly to the resort at check-out; such fees will be advised at the time of booking. Subject to availability and change; certain restrictions and black out dates may apply. Additional airline restrictions may apply, contact the airline directly with questions.

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