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Daintree Secrets

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Summary: Daintree Secrets is a luxurious 3 Bedroom Villa situated in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest. This fully furnished split level timber pole home is set amongst three acres of World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest and features a “Natural Waterfall and Creek” which is the house is actually built around.....A beautiful Eco-Friendly Villa featuring “Hydro Electrics” so there are no noisy generators or diesel fumes....


Location Region: Daintree
Price From: $370
Address: Lot 195 Stonewood Road
Suburb/City: Daintree
State: QLD
Postcode/Zip: 4873
Country: Australia
Status: Active
Max Guest: 7
Beds: 2Q, 2S + 1Rollaway
Shower: 2
Baths: 2
Toilet: 2

Full Description:

Daintree Secrets

Welcome to this Executive Style Retreat located in the heart of Australia's Tropical World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest. The exclusive Cape Tribulation / Daintree Accommodation is a split level pole home which is set amongst three acres of luxurious Tropical North Queensland Rainforest and is unique by featuring its own private waterfall, creek & swimming hole. Daintree Secrets features an exclusive Hydro Electrics power supply from the water in our creek so you can enjoy this pristine rainforest in solitude. Daintree Secrets is surrounded by the Daintree National Park and is the perfect location to experience the un-spoilt beauty of the 135 million year old rainforest (the most ancient & primitive in the world) including its amazing Daintree Rainforest Animals (including the Cassowary). Cape Tribulation is a scenic 15 minute drive north of the property where you will discover picturesque beaches and where the Rainforest literally meets the Great Barrier Reef

.....pure indulgence for couples, families, exclusive small weddings or for the perfect Daintree honeymoon.

The Property - Halwyn

Misha warmly welcomes you to her beautiful property situated in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest. Only two hours from Cairns and 20 minutes drive north of the Daintree River, this house captures the true essence of this spectacular wilderness…

The aim is to make your stay something special…something that will be remembered forever. When you arrive you will be greeted with the beauty of the lush tropical rainforest and provided with fresh clean linen and a wealth of activities to do. However, you may find that you only get as far as the verandah which is surrounded by tall lush green rainforest with giant palms, draping vines and iridescent blooms…You may decide to take a swim in the deep crystal clear waters of Little Cooper Creek which flows right in front of the deck. Teeming with wild jungle perch and having fresh mountain drinking water… `Halwyn’ has one of the most beautiful private swimming holes in the rainforest!

Halwyn is fully furnished with three bedrooms (2 Queen Beds & 2 Singles Beds), 2 bathrooms, open plan living/kitchen area and with a large scenic verandah. Your linen is provided along with tea, coffee, condiments and a fully equipped kitchen.

The house has a TV, DVD and CD player along with a library of DVD’s and CD’s for your enjoyment. There is also a selection of books and games.

On the property there is also a double lock up garage, which caters for a boat if you would like to bring one!

Activities in this area are plentiful and include gentle walks (the beach is 5 mins. away), industrious hiking, guided nature trails, crocodile tours, swimming, sailing, snorkelling, scuba diving, reef fishing and much more.

Getting There

By Road: To get here from Cairns, take the Captain Cook Highway North from Cairns which is the only main highway. Follow the signs to Mossman - it's a direct drive. Once in Mossman, drive through the town and you will see a road veering to the left which says " Daintree Township/ Daintree River Ferry". Veer left and follow the road for approximately 25km. At this point you will take a right turn at the sign "Daintree River Ferry/ Cape Tribulation". Follow this road to the ferry and cross the river by ferry. Once across the ferry, turn off at Turpentine Road which is on the left about 20km over the ferry. You will pass Heritage Lodge which is on your right. You will then come to Stonewood Road which veers to the left and right. Take the road to your left and follow it right to the end. There is a large "Daintree Secrets" sign which marks the entrance to our property. The drive is approximately 2 hours in total and is all on well signed, good quality sealed roads.

Activities & Attractions

‘Halwyn’ is situated in the perfect position for exploring the Daintree Rainforest and the Outer Barrier Reef. Not only will you be enthralled by the diversity of flora and fauna on the property but there are many sealed roads to interesting walks and trails through the nearby National Parks (free admittance) and privately owned local properties. Many of these properties offer guided rainforest walks for a small fee (this is highly recommended). All attractions are less than 25 mins away.

ART GALLERIES Rick Steininger
ATTRACTIONS - Daintree Entomological Museum (Insect Museum).
- THE BAT HOUSE-Education and Environmental Interpretation Centre.
DIVING/SAILING RumRunner Dive and Sail
FISHING/REEF TRIPS Fishing on the Daintree  River, Coast and Reef.
Port Douglas Reef Charters.
MASSAGE/SPA Daintree Natural Therapies & Spa


- Australian Natural History Safari Tour.s
- Cape Trib. and Daintree Rainforest Day and Night Jungle Walks and 4WD Safaris.
- Cooper Creek Wilderness (Daintree Guided Tours).
- Crocodile River Cruises.
- Daintree Rainforest River Train.
- Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours.

ALEXANDRA FALLS - Is a must see for all guests. The entrance is located approximately 10 minutes from Daintree Secrets by foot and is a spectacular 2 hour walk through rock pools and Tropical Rainforest where you will be mesmerised by a 150 metre cascading waterfall.
COCONUT BEACH - 2KM South of Cape Tribulation (Accessible through the resort or from further south where the road touches the beach. There is a large Fringing Reef with a steep drop off, which provides excellent fishing).
CAPE TRIBULATION BEACH - 1KM North (Toilets and Picnic Tables. Very shallow and sheltered from the winds. Ideal for children. Dive boats depart from here at 8.30am. You can walk to the look-out or north to the Beach House, and hire a canoe. On reefs north of the Beach House there is still some live coral on the edge of the fringing reef.
EMMAGEN BEACH - 8KM to the north (Easily accessible by walking, driving or even cycling with very few people - a stunning "beach paradise". On low tide you can walk back along the beach to Cape Tribulation. The turn off is situated at a Strangler Fig just before Emmagen Creek.
DONOVANS BEACH - 12KM to the north (For the intrepid explorer - you need a 4WD or a mountain bike. Another 4 km north from Emmagen. There is a slight track from the road into the beach following the creek for about 200 metres. Locals have seen crocodile tracks on this beach. Wild and deserted)
NOAHS BEACH - 2KM South of Cape Tribulation (At the National Park camping ground which is an ideal beach. You can walk from here down to the mouth of Oliver Creek which will have campers using it).


Daintree Mangrove Wildlife Sanctuary

To make a reservation or general enquiry:

Phone (Local): 0412 409 277
Phone (International): +61 412 409 277
Email: misha@daintreesecrets.com.au
Website: http://www.daintreesecrets.com.au

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