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Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista

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Mountain and Ocean Views from La Vista daintreeholidayhomes
 Ocean Views to Cape Tribulation from the Pool.
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Rental Home
Our hotel quality linen & towels are professionally laundered and all surfaces are sanitised for your peace of mind. You can stay at La Vista from $290 AUD per night + Tripadvisor fees. Ocean & Mountain Views. Private Plunge Pool & Spa. The accommodation at La Vista consists of two post and beam houses affectionately known as The Shack and The Studio. They can each sleep 4 Guests. Each house has a queen size bed and a queen size sofa bed. They are both exclusively yours. Ideally one couple can stay in The Studio retreat up top and another couple and/or children have The Shack. Both have a bathroom with shower, basin and toilet. The Studio also has a bathtub with views to Cape Tribulation. The Coral Sea, and Thorntons Peak (Queensland’s third highest mountain). High quality linen and tow...Our hotel quality linen & towels are professionally laundered and all surfaces are sanitised for your peace of mind. You can stay at La Vista from $290 AUD per night + Tripadvisor fees. Ocean & Mountain Views. Private Plunge Pool & Spa. The accommodation at La Vista consists of two post and beam houses affectionately known as The Shack and The Studio. They can each sleep 4 Guests. Each house has a queen size bed and a queen size sofa bed. They are both exclusively yours. Ideally one couple can stay in The Studio retreat up top and another couple and/or children have The Shack. Both have a bathroom with shower, basin and toilet. The Studio also has a bathtub with views to Cape Tribulation. The Coral Sea, and Thorntons Peak (Queensland’s third highest mountain). High quality linen and towels are provided. The Shack has a fully equipped kitchen with a BBQ, Pizza Oven, a Gas cook top and a full size fridge/freezer with ice maker and cold water dispenser. There is a dining table, a pool table, a flat screen TV with DVD/Stereo and auxiliary port for your device. The Studio has a galley kitchen with an under counter fridge and an ice box. There is a coffee grinder and kettle. The galley is really just for breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks. The Upper deck off The Studio has a hammock, sofa and a small table and chairs. Relax, read, enjoy the view. The living area has a comfortable couch, large flat screen TV with Foxtel Movies, and JBL Stereo speakers with auxiliary port for your device. There is nearly always a breeze on the hill at La Vista. For those sultry days there are turbo ceiling fans in every room. Both buildings have Free WiFi coverage. The Plunge Pool and Spa are below The Studio’s upper deck. The Pool deck is the best place to cool off, relax, have a quiet drink and enjoy the fantastic View.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Dean W
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
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Reviewed December 12, 2020

This place is quite magic. The views are beautiful and watching the bird life fly across the rainforest canopy from the top studio is incredible. The place was clean and tidy with everything you need - bring food and clothes and you are set. The...More

Date of stay: November 2020
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Reviewed October 18, 2020 via mobile

La Vista is an absolute stunning spot located in the hills of Cow Bay. The views from any angle of the house are breathtaking. The amenities, craftsmenship, entertainment and facilities are superb. Could not recommend enough. Dean was a fantastic host who kept in contact...More

Date of stay: October 2020
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Reviewed October 15, 2020

Our stay at Dean's place absolutely incredible! Dean was a very attentive host and easy to communicate with. The house itself was amazing...sparkling clean with views to die for and well equipped. The games room and pool was a favourite for our daughter and we...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank 178elizar
Reviewed October 4, 2020

Imagine… waking up in your comfy bed, slowly letting in the sounds of the jungle… birds… crickets….frogs…. and then open your eyes and being able to see a truly stunning view over the canape, through the glowing hills all the way into the bay. And...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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Reviewed March 14, 2020

Dean was a very helpful owner. The place was simple to find and a beautiful location. We were 2 couples who used both residences. The Shack is basic but provides a comfortable bed covered with a fine net to exclude insects. We experienced a tropical...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Henry S
Safari40084556010, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2020

Thanks for the great review Henry. Really glad you and your friends enjoyed my place. All the best, Dean.

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Reviewed October 25, 2019

We had a fantastic few nights at La Vista, definitely a highlight of our Oz tour. The location is perfect, not too far off the beaten track (but enough to feel secluded) and just round the corner from a fantastic ice cream shop. Perfect location...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Safari40084556010, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2020

Thanks for the fantastic review David. So glad you and the family had a great time at my place. All the best, Dean.

Reviewed July 27, 2019

This was the perfect recharge needed. My wife and I stayed here for 4 nights, and enjoyed our time. Yes, this place is rustic (for use of a better word), but if you are looking for a 5 star hotel, stay in a hotel. This...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Adventure53918859225, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to write this excellent and informative review. Indeed the small fridge upstairs is just for breakfast, snacks and drinks. Our fully equipped kitchen with side by side fridge freezer with ice & chilled water in the door, is best for...More

Reviewed June 23, 2019

We really enjoyed this property and considering you are in a forest and off the grid, there are a number of creature comforts that you really apprreciate like watching everything on Foxtel, great hot showers and having a full kitchen. The views are simply to...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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lavista2016, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Thanks for the great and informative review Myles. Glad you all enjoyed your time in The Daintree. All the best, Dean.

Reviewed May 28, 2019

I stayed with my son and his family. La Vista is nice and safe for family with a child and an infant. Total system( include housing architecture) is eco-friendly and well-designed. Kitchen is one of bests I ever exprienced in rural aria. Just one problem...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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lavista2016, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2019

Thanks for your 5 star review Terumi. So glad that you and the little ones enjoyed your stay at my place in The Daintree. All the best, Dean.

Reviewed May 22, 2019

La Vista is in a stunning location surrounded by rainforest and has magnificent views. Our party consisted of 2 couples and we used both the shack and the studio. There are lots of stairs to the studio but it does have the best view and...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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lavista2016, VR Owner at Daintree Holiday Homes - La Vista, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2019

Thanks for the excellent and informative review Catherine. We appreciate it. Glad that you all enjoyed your stay at La Vista. All the best, Dean.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Parking
Patio
Pool Table
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS If you have a query not covered here, please contact us. DO WE HAVE EXCLUSIVE USE OF YOUR HOUSE ? Yes, you have exclusive use of the entire property. Staff will service The Shack and The Studio once weekly and the Pool as required. Local Management is onlyminutes away. THE SHACK ? THE STUDIO ? The accommodation consists of two Post & Beam buildings affectionately known as The Shack and The Studio. Both have Queen size beds and double sofa beds. Both sleep up to 4 guests (2 Adults, 2 Children). Both have bathrooms (the Studio even has a small bathtub with Ocean and Mountain views). You decide who sleeps where. WHAT FACILITIES DO YOU HAVE ? Full Kitchen with Fridge/Freezer, BBQ in The Shack. A small Galley with fridge in The Studio. Plunge Pool & Jet S...
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