Bloomfield Lodge, Far North Queensland www.bloomfieldlodge.com.au
Nowhere else in the world do two World Heritage sites sit side by side with the Daintree Rainforest right outside your door, and the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef just across the bay. Enchanting and beautifully remote, in an unspoilt corner of Far North Queensland, this rainforest hideaway is one of Australia’s most exclusive retreats, where luxury boutique accommodation goes hand in hand with gourmet dining.
Bloomfield’s aura of calm and the natural beauty of the rainforest soon takes over, rejuvenating body and soul. Indulge in a soothing massage, relax by the pool or take a stroll along a deserted beach. Adventurous spirits can take advantage of Bloomfields unique location and discover some of Australia’s most incredible plant, animal and marine life with a guided rainforest walk or a cruise along a jungle fringed river. Visit cascading waterfalls, spend a magical day snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef without another boat in sight or experience some of the world’s finest game fishing.
Jabiru Safari Lodge, Mareeba, Tropical North Queensland www.jabirusafarilodge.com.au
Jabiru Safari Lodge at Mareeba Wetlands is located, an hour and 15 minutes drive west of Cairns and Port Douglas, on the northern edge of the Atherton Tablelands (Cairns Highlands) and easily accessible by conventional vehicles or with transfers from Cairns available.
The 2000ha reserve of open savanna woodland, grassland, and freshwater wetlands provides a unique Outback setting for the Lodge, allowing guests to fully appreciate the outback savanna environment and prolific birdlife during the best times of the day.
Luxury, ensuited African style tented safari cabins combine with walking trails, canoes, ecocruises and wildlife safaris in our wildlife-viewing 4wd to view kangaroos, emus, lizards and some of the 222 recorded bird species to provide an accessible Outback wildlife experience.
Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort, Great Barrier Reef www.ladyelliot.com.au
At Lady Elliot Island on the Great Barrier Reef, you can step off the beach and snorkel, swim or dive in an underwater holiday world of brilliantly coloured species of marine life, or just simply relax and soak in the natural island atmosphere. The lagoon protects and nurtures the curiosity of the beginners while a little further out experienced snorklers and divers descend to see the coral sea.
Lady Elliot Island is one of only three island resorts on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and the only resort with direct flight access to the island airstrip. The island is located within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park in the highest possible classification of Marine National Park Zone by GBRMPA. Lady Elliot is an island teeming with life and live corals, famous for a resident population of 40 Manta Rays which form the iconic logo of the island.
Silky Oaks Lodge, Daintree, Tropical North Queensland www.silkyoakslodge.com.au
Silky Oaks Lodge is the ultimate luxury Daintree eco lodge in an unrivalled riverside location on the beautiful Mossman River just downstream from the Mossman Gorge.
The boutique hotel lodge and the award winning Healing Waters Spa blends casual and contemporary design with 50 River and Treehouses designed to connect with the natural surroundings and each featuring wide verandahs and luxurious spa baths.
Silky Oaks Lodge is an iconic daintree accommodation experience and a unique window into the natural wonder of the oldest living rainforest.
|Thala Beach Lodge, Port Douglas, Tropical North Queensland www.thalabeach.com.au|
Thala Beach Lodge is a 5 star Australian resort offering luxury Port Douglas accommodation in a glorious beach and rainforest setting close to the natural attractions of Cairns, Port Douglas & the Great Barrier Reef.
An Island on the mainland! Located just 45 mins drive north of Cairns (where International and Domestic Airports are located) and just south of Port Douglas, Thala Beach Lodge is the only beach nature lodge on a private headland between Cairns and Port Douglas.