The Hotel: Ferntree Rainforest Lodge
The Ferntree Rainforest Lodge Resort invites Groupies for a relaxing break in the secluded village of Cape Tribulation, Threaded around an outdoor pool, the lodges are completely immersed in a lush tropical garden, allowing guests to make the most of their nature retreat.
Those staying in a split-level Garden Loft, housing up to five people, will appreciate the generously glazed walls, letting the serenity of the surroundings spill into the interior.
The resort’s Balinese-styled Cassowary Restaurant serves up a wide variety of mouth-watering dishes, including a range of vegetarian and gluten-free options.
- Bed size/type: 1 twin trundle bed or 4 twin beds
- Standard occupancy: Two or four people
- Maximum occupancy: Five people
- Air conditioning, ceiling fans, fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, private porch or balcony with outdoor seating
The Area: Cape Tribulation, QLD
Close to the two World Heritage sites of the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, the coastal village of Cape Tribulation, or Cape Trib, is awash with pristine natural wonders and exudes beachy, organic vibes.
Thrill seekers can set out on an off-road 4WD adventure around the village. Those eager for some natural green settings head south to the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest. As the oldest of its kind in the world, the forest is home to a unique array of wildlife and sprawling canopies.
The Great Barrier Reef is another nearby sight, and one not to be missed. Take an island day trip, scenic flight or dive tour and get a new appreciation for this natural wonder.