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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hove, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ed has created a great place to experience the rainforest. The hand-crafted cabins bring you into really close contact with the nocturnal warblings, screechings and scratchings, yet they are comfortable and just a really cool place to stay. Ed is a generous and thoughtful host with deep knowledge of all things Daintree. It's a special place with a unique vibe.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 5 days at Ed's Rainforest Bungalows and didn't want to leave. The setting in the rainforest is great, with only a few minutes' drive to the beautiful Cow Bay and other attractions in the nearby area. It's easy to spend a week here and explore the Daintree area - there is so much to see.The bungalow itself is... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Our time in the Queensland region was limited due to work commitments, so we only had a 2 night stay here. Honestly we could have stayed for weeks. There is so much to do in the Daintree, and the bungalows make a fantastic base. Ed was a friendly, helpful host who went out of his way to assist. It's easy... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Great bungalow to relax in and escape phone reception and the internet. Comfortable, clean and great shower. Fantastic to wake up to the bird noise in the forest and owner Ed was helpful and friendly. Would love to go back one day!

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Sydney, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

As you can probably see by previous reviews and photos Daintree Rainforest Bungalows is a sure bet when looking for accommodation in the Daintree. The owner Ed is a wonderful host and over our stay with him he proved to be helpful, considerate and an all round nice guy. Several times Ed went out of his way to help us... More

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Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Me and my wife stayed here for two days and quite liked it. The bungalows are placed in nice nature setting but at the same time well protected from unwelcomed crawlies. The accommodation is quite basic, some people might find it too basic, with not much luxuries we are used to available - no hairdryer, no internet, no microwave. That's... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Me and my partner thouroughly enjoyed our stay at daintree rainforest bungalows, from the moment we got there to the moment we left. We booked in a hurry and had no idea the fabulous treat we were in for, from the moment we arrived to the moment we left we felt like we were in the best hands ever, Ed,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

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 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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74 reviews 74 reviews
51 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
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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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
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Hotel Class:3 star — Daintree Rainforest Bungalows 3*
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