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Daintree Rainforest Bungalows

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Lot 40 Spurwood Road, Cow Bay, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Bungalows for 3 nights with 4 friends and had an amazing time there! The bungalows are unique and so cosy, the cooking are outside really makes you experience the Rainforest life, so unique! Ed, the owner, is a great guy and made our stay one we will never forget: welcoming us, giving us tips and tricks... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I just wanted to say that the Daintree Bungalows is a fabulous place to stay! I was recommended to stay here by my boss and my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Ed the owner is very personable and welcoming as soon as we arrived. He sat down with us and took us through the hot spots in the Daintree... More

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essex, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

We reckon this would be one of the best options in the area. Eds bungalows are hand made and Ed himself makes a great host from the minute you arrive. After taking time to sit with us and share a beer, he ran through all of the things to do and places to eat in the area. The bungalows are... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Eddie made us very welcome and was always there when we needed anything. His bungalows, while basic, have exactly what you need - comfortable bed and screens to keep the insects out! We loved it, nice picturesque setting, enough facilities despite no mains power, and the ideal base from which to explore the Daintree Rainforest.

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Fremont, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

The bungalows are basic but have all the things you need. Eddie, the owner, is a very good guy and does his best to accommodate guests. It is a great place to rough it. Note given how dark the area gets a night (no street lights and off the grid), it is best to arrive during daylight hours as it... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

This was a novel and very comfortable experience. Ed produced very fine NZ wine for us on our arrival and he was super obliging during our stay. We were more comfortable here than in our 5 star hotel in Cairns.

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Apollo Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Finally made it to the Daintree, Rainforest Bungalows were a fantastic place to stay! Great value, Clean and tidy in a picturesque setting, We found it a good base to be able to explore from the Daintree River to Cape Tribulation. Eddie was a great host with fresh pawpaw from the garden and advice on things to do and see... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

Great bungalows, attention to details, super clean. Outdoor BBQ facility with everything you need to cook. Couple of minutes from Cow Bay's beach. Most importantly, Ed's dedication to his customers, always there when you need him. 100% recommend this place!

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Alfeld (Leine), Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This stay was the highlight on our Australia trip. The cabins are nice and clean and big enough for 4 people. Eddie is a fantastic host who will always serve a beer or a steak. We will definitely come back!

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Thiais, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We spent a wonderful holiday in this bungalow!! Surrounded by the Daintree Rainforest, close to Cow Bay beach, the bugalow is very clean, spacious, and have all you need to cook your meal and have a good night's sleep... Ed explained to us all the best places to see depending on our desires. My wife had an ankle sprain during... More

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Additional Information about Daintree Rainforest Bungalows

Also Known As:
Daintree Rainforest Bungalows Daintree Region/Cow Bay
Address: Lot 40 Spurwood Road, Cow Bay, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Daintree Region > Cape Tribulation > Cow Bay
Amenities:
Beach Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Cow Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Daintree Rainforest Bungalows 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Four timber cabins with ensuites and kitchenettes, two with verandahs, and two without. Set apart from each other in tropical fruit orchard. Simple, no frills, bugproof, clean and comfortable with 24hr silent solar power. Undercover barbecue area. Close to great beach and swimming holes. Central to all places of interest. ... more   less 
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