New South Wales, Australia
Situated in an unrivalled riverside location on the beautiful Mossman River in Daintree, New South Wales in Australia, Silky Oaks Lodge is the ultimate luxury eco-lodge.
With easy access to Cairns and Port Douglas, this serene sanctuary makes the perfect base from which to explore tropical North Queensland and will appeal to couples and families seeking a unique rainforest experience. The property welcomes children aged eight and over.
Silky Oaks Lodge provides elegant and spacious tree house-style accommodation featuring contemporary décor, king size beds and luxurious bathrooms. For those seeking to indulge, stay in a magnificent Billabong Suite.
The award-winning, open-sided Tree House Restaurant features innovative Australian cuisine prepared using the freshest ingredients and served in an enchanting setting amid the rainforest canopy.
Activities at the lodge are plentiful. Explore Daintree National Park, go on a guided rainforest walk or take a picnic and head out alone. You can also go canoeing, enjoy an early morning yoga class or try river snorkeling. Later, sip a refreshing cocktail at the bar or be pampering with a Sodashi treatment relax and unwind at the acclaimed Healing Waters Spa.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Queensland into a greater Australia or Australasian holiday.
Silky Oak Lodge Information
- Location & Getting There
Situated in an unrivalled riverside location on the beautiful Mossman River in Daintree, New South Wales, Silk Oaks Lodge is a 15-minute drive from Port Douglas and a 1-hour drive from Cairns International Airport.
The lodge provides spacious tree house-style accommodation, with a total of 6 different types of rooms. Studio Treehouses have a private balcony with lush rainforest views of the Daintree National Park; Garden Rooms feature a double hammock on the private balcony; Deluxe Treehouses and Riverhouses boast uninterrupted rainforest views from the double spa bath; Lodge Suites feature a larger balcony and outside sitting area; Billabong Suites include a separate lounge and double balcony with a hammock and day bed overlooking the beautiful Mossman River.
- Media room
- Tennis court
- Swimming pool
- Jungle perch
- Business facilities
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 bar
Complimentary activities include guided nature walks, canoeing on Mossman River, cycling and yoga classes. For the more adventurous, engage in crocodile or wildlife spotting cruises, reef fishing, diving and scenic helicopter flights, or head to the nearby attractions such as Daintree River, Great Barrier Reef, Cape Tribulation, Kuranda Skyrail and Hartley's Creek Crocodile Farm.
Silky Oaks Lodge welcomes children over the age of 8. Lodge Suites are able to accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.