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Daintree Secrets Rainforest Sanctuary

View from the verandah  overlooking your private natural swimming pool. Perfect place to relax.
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
33 reviews
View from the verandah  overlooking your private natural swimming pool. Perfect place to relax.
Relaxing on the sumptuous outdoor furniture beside the swimming hole
Luxury day bed inside the large open-plan house
Shaded natural swimming pool 15 metres long and 3 metres deep for your private enjoyment
View upstream - 400 meters of pristine waterfalls, rapids and swimming pools, and it's all yours.
A relaxing back and shoulder massage under the waterfall
Relaxing over the creek after a refreshing swim.
Private waterfalls spilling into your natural swimming pool. Swim under for a shoulder massage.
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Daintree, Daintree Region, Queensland
Interaction with guests
The beauty of Daintree Secrets is the privacy. You have the entire property to yourself. You won't be greeted by a person, only the sound of the waterfalls and the beauty of the rainforest. We will give you details of how to find Daintree Secrets and how to unlock the house before you arrive. When you leave you simply lock up behind you.
I am very happy to help you with an arrangements you may need prior to your stay and am available by email or phone.
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 33 reviews
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Stayed with 2 teenagers and a friend. We loved it, the location is idyllic once you get used to the steep driveway. Really amazing to have your own waterhole and mini massage waterfall. The mosquitoes and dampness are a bit of a turnoff but worth it for the amazing place. Thanks so much for sharing your lovely home.

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to send this review. Everyone loves the uniqueness of having you very own private swimming hole, complete with waterfall. The recent extended wet has made it difficult to dry the place out, but it sounds like you had some sunshine! The mozzie coils provided are generally enough to keep the mosquitoes at bay. With...


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George P
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the surrounds, but the accommodation has mould issues. We were unfortunate to experience very humid weather. There is no way of drying clothes and there was no scheduled change of bed linen/towels for one week.

Management response:

Hi George, thank you for your review. It was unfortunate that you had wet weather for your 11 night stay. In unseasonable conditions of continuous 100 % humidity, it is impossible for anything to dry. We hoped the mid-stay service, which provided new towels and bed linen, would have remedied the situation. We will in future offer a change of...


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bryony e
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Pictures do not do it justice!!!! I couldn't fault a thing- the whole place was magical. The swimming hole has turtles swimming around. No where could be as great as it was there, the whole place was perfect it supplied everything you needed. Only tip is mosquitos- bring so much repellent because the whole area is full of them. And...

Management response:

Hi Bryony, Thanks for writing us a review! I'm so glad to hear you had an amazing time at the property. The unspoilt nature and privacy makes it so special. Hope to have you stay again in the future!


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
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Default 2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The following rates are in Australian Dollars and are based on a per night booking. Please note the 2 night minimum stay, though we highly recommend at least 3 nights if you want to see some of the local attractions and have time to enjoy the tranquility of Daintree Secrets. To help you, we offer a free nights accommodation with any booking of 3 consecutive nights.

Your booking entitles you to the entire property, you have exclusive use of the private waterfall, creek and swimming hole, which is unique in the Daintree.

Daintree Secrets also caters for Exclusive Small Weddings and can help to create your special Honeymoon Package.
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About the neighborhood
The Daintree Rainforest is the oldest in the world. A Grade 3 Heritage Listing ensures the area remains pristine. David Attenborough describes this as his favourite part of the world - where the rainforest meets the reef. There are many natural attractions and activities from snorkeling and diving the reef, hiking though the forest, beautiful boardwalks through fan palm forests, swimming in fresh water pools and under waterfalls, zip-ling through the jungle canopy, crocodile cruises and bird watching to name just a few,
Getting around
You need to hire a car from Cairns to get to the Daintree. There is no public transport in the area.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cairns: 71.5 mi
Ferry: Daintree River: 15.5 mi
You will need to hire a rental car from the airport. The 2 hour drive north along the Captain Cook Highway is very scenic. Keep heading north past Port Douglas. through Mossman and turn right at the Cape Tribulation turn-off. Cross the Daintree River on the ferry and continue on this road until you come to Turpentine Road (you'll see a large sign for the butterfly museum) turn left and follow it to the end where you come to a T intersection. Turn left onto Stonewood Road and follow it to the end. Daintree Secrets is signposted at the end on the left. Take the driveway down to the house. There is a large flat area for parking right beside the house. Welcome! You have arrived. Enjoy your stay!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 mi.
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