Romantic Luxury Cottage Rentals near Great Barrier Reef, QueenslandCairns, Queensland (Australia)
There are five romantic luxury cottage rentals at this glamping property near the Great Barrier Reef in Northern Queensland. One is a one-bedroom suite, and the other four are two-bedroom suites. These glamping rentals are especially suitable for couples travelling together or grown-up families. Built around a tranquil water feature, they include huge private patios with matching deck furniture, modern interiors with spacious living areas, and immaculate en-suite bathrooms. Ladies will adore the spacious bathrooms fitted with both a bath and a shower and includes a range of complimentary environmentally-friendly toiletries and hairdryers.
Glampers will be kept continuously cool with the energy efficient air conditioning and ceiling fans that are in each cottage rental. Guests can make use of the tea and coffee maker and the mini bar throughout their stay. The cottage also has a direct dial telephone, a clock radio and complimentary internet access with VOIP capability.
The cottage rentals also have safes for guests to lock their personal belongings away in addition to a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Read More
- King-size bed
There are many facilities for guests to use and enjoy onsite, including a spa, a restaurant and bar, a botanical garden, and two free-form pools.
Free wireless internet across the whole site means that glampers will always be in touch with the on goings of their home life as they will have access around the whole glamping site including all in and around each cottage, the public areas, and even on the beach and around the swimming pools.
The hosts are available to help organize a wide range of activities both on-site, or with a choice of over 50 specialized tours in tropical Australia to suit guests' needs. The tour guides pride themselves on offering experiences that are intimate and exclusive. Whether going to the Great Barrier Reef or a safari into the World Heritage sites of the Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation, glampers will have a world of enjoyment exploring the vast wilderness, marvelling at all they have to offer.
In addition, sunrise yoga is available from the glamping site's beach, and there are world-class championship golf courses in close proximity to the site for guests to explore. Read More
Location + Surroundings
This glamping property is located in Cairns, Queensland, Australia, on Kewarra Beach. Beautifully appointed individual deluxe bungalows and spacious suites are discretely situated throughout the 30 hectares of lush tropical gardens. Arrive in Cairns and relax in these beachfront glamping cottages that are nestled between the Great Barrier Reef and the pristine tropical rainforests of North Queensland. At this glamping site, guests will enjoy private beachfront accommodation or deluxe rainforest accommodation in a beautiful tranquil environment that reflects the very essence of tropical Australia. Read More
The hosts are available to help organize a wide range of activities both on-site or with a choice of over 50 specialized tours in tropical Australia to suit guests' needs. The tour guides pride themselves on offering experiences that are intimate and exclusive. Whether going to the Great Barrier Reef or a safari into the World Heritage sites of the Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation, glampers will have a world of enjoyment exploring the vast wilderness, marvelling at all they have to offer.
In addition, sunrise yoga is available from the glamping site's beach, and there are also world-class championship golf courses in close proximity to the site for guests to play in.
From June to September is the annual migration of the Southern Humpback whales. Pods of these magnificent animals travel from the Antarctic to have their calves in the warm tropical waters. Other common whales at this time include Minke, Dwarf Minke, and Brydes. The coastal waters are also home to many species of dolphins, such as Bottlenose, Humpback, Spinner and Irrawaddy.
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
- You will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay if you cancel within 7 days of check-in.
Airport transfers can be organized by prior arrangement. There is also guest laundry, a daily valet service, a secretarial service which includes photocopying, faxes, and meeting rooms accessibility. There is room service available and a 24-hour reception, and babysitting through a reputable nanny service.
Wheelchair accessible rentals are also available.
January to April is the wet season and this time of the year are the hot sunny days with periods of warm tropical rain. The daily sunshine hours are high because the rain predominantly falls at night. This is a spectacular time of year. The tropical vegetation is abundant, and the forests are filled with clear streams and many waterfalls. The prevailing sea breezes at this time are from the north.
May to December is the dry season and the rain that falls at this time is less intense than the tropical downpours of the wet season. The temperatures and humidity are a little lower. From April to September, the prevailing breezes are the southeasterly trade winds.
January, February, and March are an exciting time of the year and they are the hottest time of the year. Spectacular monsoon clouds build up in the late afternoons and 16.5 inches falls during the month; however, this area has an average of seven sunshine hours every day. This is a beautiful time of the year to experience the Great Barrier Reef, as the seas can be calm, warm, deep blue, and clear for days on end. The tropical rainforests are at their very best at this time of year, and many colorful migratory birds visit the area at this time. Guests can also expect to see a great variety of brilliant butterflies and tropical blooms in our gardens. The colors of nature are vivid and intense, reflecting the tropical light.
The warm, calm, clear seas in the months between November and May signal the time when box jellyfish can be found in the sea along coastal beaches. Glampers will be advised on arrival where it is safe to swim, as the property does have a “Stinger Swimming Enclosure” on the beach, which is patrolled by surf lifesavers. Box jellyfish are not found out on the Barrier Reef where the fish and coral viewing is at its very best.
The coldest month of the year is July when the maximum temperature is 77 Fahrenheit (25 Celsius).
September to December is often a period of very calm seas, hot sunny days and occasional afternoon thunderstorms. Many tropical trees and vines are in full bloom and the gardens are a riot of color. Birds and butterflies abound, in particular, many species of Honeyeaters who take advantage of the rich supply of nectar. Read More