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The Canopy Rainforest Treehouses and Wildlife Sanctuary

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Winner of numerous awards and offering the ultimate in eco-responsible boutique luxury, "The Canopy" is one of Australia's most unique accommodation and wildlife experiences. Located on the banks of the Ithaca River and surrounded by pristine, private rainforest, it is home to a stunning array of rare and exotic wildlife, including the iconic Southern Cassowary and the unique Lumholtz's Tree Kangaroo. Note: formerly called Fur 'n' Feathers Rainforest Treehouses.
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf course
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Cairns Airport38 mi
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

We have wanted to stay here for awhile now after hearing lots of positive reviews from family and friends. I booked our 2 night stay and our wait was definitely worth it! We stayed in the Echidna treehouse and it was absolutely beautiful. The gorgeous...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Chloe W
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place, a treehouse in the rainforest. The spa & fire place topped it off. It was very relaxing, & comfortable accommodation. U can hand feed the possums, & the birds on your deck, as well as see wallabies & cassowaries. Feed turtles,...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Tradie69
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Bower house which is on the edge of the rainforest away from all of the other accommodation. It’s a very lovely, very large wooden house which has been equipped to perfection. The views and the sunsets are stunning. The birdlife, possums...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Sonofabob
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

What can I say absolutely amazing for wildlife and coming face to face with Tui.s off spring the cassowarys on arrival and departure. Feed parrots, honey birds possums, little pademelons, saw platypus never saw in wild before, went night walking saw a bandicoot just and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Debbie K
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

We are Cairns locals and drove up Friday morning for a Balloon flight and then stayed the night at The Canopy Treetops. David was great in offering us a locals rate. The treehouse had everything you could want.David had a vase of flowers & oil...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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martanelso
March 23, 2018|
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Response from KathyW2292 |
All the units have kitchens and refrigerators. Nearby restaurants in Atherton, Milla Milla, Mareeba, Yungaburra etc, but you will need a car to get there. We dined out during the day and got supplies to eat at home each... More
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July 27, 2017|
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Response from Andrea S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. None of the windows have screens, from memory. But there are also no mosquitoes. I can't say I saw many insects at all. The problem with having the windows open is that the cheeky little possums will come in at night and... More
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Response from Janette L | Reviewed this property |
There are several waterfalls on the Atherton Tablelands within a an hour drive of the Treehouses. The rainforest is all around you and I would walk through the rainforest at the Canopy Treehouses as this is one of the few... More
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"The only internet is located in the Bower House but our Echidna treehouse was spectacular"
227chloew
Aug 28, 2018
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"Not all the treehouses are equally private: one or two are closer to the pathway behind them, so ask when..."
784BrianD
Aug 25, 2017
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"All treehouses are amazing"
ColetteP46
Apr 30, 2017
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"treehouse puts you right in the rainforest away from other guests isolated in tropical surroundings"
Betty_B_FNQ
Apr 13, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
$186 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the canopy rainforest treehouses and wildlife sanctuary hotel atherton
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Fur 'n' Feathers Rainforest Tree Houses
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandAtherton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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