Silky Oaks Lodge and Healing Waters Spa is located in a stunning riverside location adjoining one of the oldest living rainforests the World Heritage listed Daintree National Park, and is an ideal base from which to explore Far North Queensland. An oasis of elegance and ease amidst the oldest living rainforest on earth, this is the Daintree’s ultimate luxury lodge, overlooking a beautiful rainforest river lagoon on the Mossman River, just downstream from the Mossman Gorge.
The advanced eco lodge comprises the renowned open sided Treehouse restaurant offering fine dining in scenic surrounds, contemporary accommodation encompassing both custom designed and furnished Billabong, River and Treehouses, and the highly lauded Healing Waters Spa.
The Lodge has elegantly furnished interiors and spacious open lounge areas, bar, reading rooms with reference library. All accommodation retreats have wall to ceiling windows leading to spacious balconies with lush garden, rainforest or river panoramas.
There are extensive hiking trails leading from the Lodge into the Daintree National Park offering both adventure and education as well as diverse and beautiful locations to photograph or picnic.
There are endless options to explore the diversity of the surrounding region. Take a dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge, snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef or experience traditional hunting techniques at nearby Cooya Beach. Journey to remote Cape Tribulation with Silky Oaks Safaris visiting ancient refugial rainforests and habitats as well as venturing down the Daintree River marveling at the diverse flora and birdlife.
The renowned Lodge blends casual and contemporary design, amongst the most tranquil surrounds. 34 stand alone Deluxe Treehouses and Riverhouses each feature wide verandahs and spa baths and two Billabong Suites with separate lounge and bedroom, river views and large verandah with a day bed. (*Child Policy: Children 12 years and over are catered for, children 8-11 years on application only and please contact lodge).
Enjoy fine food and wine at the Treehouse Restaurant – one of Northern Queensland’s premier dining experiences. This unique open-sided restaurant features unobstructed rainforest and river views set above the trees. The menu showcases the freshest local produce and Australian wines.
Only 20 minutes from Port Douglas, Silky Oaks Lodge provides the perfect base for exploring the Great Barrier Reef, Atherton Tablelands, Cape Tribulation and the Daintree River.
Airport transfers from Cairns by shuttle, limousine, private car or helicopter can be arranged by the lodge on request. Traveling time to Silky Oaks Lodge from Cairns airport (68 km) is approximately one hour.
- Conference Facilities
- On Site Restaurant
- Guest Laundry
- DVD Library
- Day Spa
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Disabled Access Rooms
- Non-Smoking Rooms
- Free Parking
- Foreign Exchange Services
- WiFi Internet
- Tennis Court
- Sauna / Steam Room
- Bar / Lounge
- Tour Desk
Contact us to start planning: 1-800-554-9059