Enchanting Riverside Cabin Rental in the Rainforest near Cairns, Queensland

Malanda, Queensland (Australia)

Enchanting Riverside Cabin Rental in the Rainforest near Cairns, Queensland

1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

Verified host

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  • Phone, email and address confirmed

Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Private Barbecue
This cabin rental is nestled in an enchanting riverside setting in the rainforest of Queensland near Cairns. With one bedroom and one spa-style bathroom, this romantic rental can accommodate up to four guests. The queen-size bed is built on a natural forest timber base with a luxurious mattress topper and quality linens. The bathroom boasts a toilet, a sink, a shower, and a separate indulgent two-person heated bathtub. Towels and toiletries are kindly provided by the host.

In the living area, glampers will find comfortable furniture positioned around a cozy wood-burning stove and a TV with Netflix and a DVD player. The kitchen is equipped with cooking and serving utensils, fresh produce from the surrounding tablelands, and all of the modern appliances guests might need.

Outside, there is a truly breathtaking veranda with a scenic walkway that leads out over the forest and river. Glampers may even be able to spot a tree kangaroo if they're lucky. The cabin also features a spacious deck area with seating and a barbecue grill for cookouts. Guests are just a short walk away from their own secluded, natural pool, with the only other visitors being the occasional, shy platypus.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Child's bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Garden
  • Fridge
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Microwave
  • Private Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Iron
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • 1 Half-bath
  • Desk
  • Fire pit
  • BR/DVD player
  • Sound system
  • Cooking basics
  • Bathtub
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Outdoor pool
  • Private Barbecue
  • Fireplace
Glampers will be able to immerse themselves in the tranquil ambiance of the rainforest while still enjoying access to a fantastic array of modern conveniences and amenities during their stay. The property features a romantic veranda with a scenic walkway that leads out over the lush landscape. There is no better spot to enjoy a glass of wine while listening to the sounds of the nearby river. There is also a fabulous dappled deck area with seating and a barbecue grill for cookouts. Inside the rental, glampers will find a luxurious two-person heated spa bath and a natural indoor fireplace.

Guest Services

  • Cleaning services
  • Front desk service
  • Spa
  • Room service
  • Breakfast
The cabin is stocked with fresh local produce such as fruits, cereals, milk, yogurt, cheese, freshly baked bread, eggs, and bacon for guests to prepare breakfast in the well-appointed kitchen or on the BBQ situated on the veranda.
For an additional fee, the host can provide a special riverside picnic basket with an array of produce from the tablelands.

For the ultimate dining experience, glampers can join the host for a home-cooked evening meal. Guests are asked to give at least 48 hours advance notice.

Gourmet local produce and freshly baked breads are complimentary.

For more information, guests should inquire with the host directly.

Location + Surroundings

This enchanting vacation rental is nestled on acres of idyllic rainforest landscape in Queensland. Glampers will find themselves just steps from the rushing waters of a nearby river, and the property boasts four acres of lush gardens with fruit trees and herbs. The property is in an ideal location for discovering the top sights of Far North Queensland, including the Great Barrier Reef, secluded beaches, sparkling lakes, waterfalls, the forest, and native wildlife.

Glampers will be just 10 minutes from Crater Lakes National Park, 20 minutes from the stunning Gadgarra National Park, and half an hour from both Wooroonooran National Park and Danbulla National Park. Glampers will also be driving distance from the pristine Queensland coastline, with Bramston Beach just under 90 minutes from the property. The nearest major city is Cairns, which can be reached in approximately one hour. With close proximity to the rainforest, the beach, and the city, there is something nearby for everyone to enjoy.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Scuba diving
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

Situated in Queensland's diverse rainforest landscape, glampers will have nearby access to a plethora of outdoor experiences. The region surrounding the property boasts a vast network of trails leading through lush greenery and majestic waterfalls. Glampers can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and scenic drives. The area is also home to a number of lakes and beaches where glampers can partake in water sports and activities such as swimming, boating, kayaking, and more.

Glampers can visit the vibrant city of Cairns, which offers a wide variety of attractions for all ages. The city is considered the gateway to Australia's Great Barrier Reef, where glampers can go snorkeling and diving. Other fun activities include wine and beer tastings, golfing, and self-guided driving food tours through the tablelands.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 2:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Smoking is not permitted.

Pets are allowed outside of the rental. Guests should be aware that pets live on the property.

Parties and events are not permitted.

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