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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“outdoor bathroom”(19 reviews)
“sculpture trail”(12 reviews)
“the main house”(8 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Air Conditioning
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3 Star Hotel
Unique accommodation deep inside the world's oldest rainforest. Solar powered eco-accommodation without some of the luxuries and facilities of the big resorts, but comfortable and located within walking distance of beach, restaurants, shop and National Park boardwalks. On the two...
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19 Camelot Close, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
77.1 km to Cooktown Airport
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All reviewsoutdoor bathroomsculpture trailthe main housethai massageunique experiencetropical fruitan absolute delightunique sculpturesgreat characternice bedbeautiful breakfasthot showerfreshwater creekbush turkeysenjoy natureoff the beaten trackkind of place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just as non-pretentious and eco-friendly as I hoped! Rob and Aruni have created a beautiful off-the-grid retreat with lovely extra touches like an outdoor (but private) shower, a lovely sculpture walk through the jungle, and great water features. Expect to see and hear the local...More

Thank Sadie S
Reviewed April 11, 2018

It was such a treat to stay at Rainforest Hideaway and meet Rob and Aruni. I stayed for 2days/1 night and it was fabulous -- perfect for my study getaway, and Rob and Aruni were very accommodating and welcoming. The new bungalow was absolutely wonderful,...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Aruni is a wonderful host but in the treehouse you are 150 metres away from the main accommodation area, isolated in the rainforest, so you do have to carry your luggage that far - keep it light!. The living area is on the first floor...More

Thank Trimley11
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This place was the highlight of my trip to Queensland. When you walk up through Rob and Aruni's property you get a real sense of wonder. The hideaway is full of amazingly detailed sculptures along a path that guides you through creeks and trails through...More

Thank ben s
Reviewed November 15, 2017

We came to experience the rainforest and see some unique sights. We did . Near the end of the sealed (tarmacced) road in cape tribulation, with a few eateries within a short drive. Just a good drive 1km off the highway we meandered into this...More

Thank greg-sherborne
Response from QueenslandTreefrog, Owner at Rainforest HideawayResponded November 19, 2017

Thank you for your review, and we are happy to hear you enjoyed the fruits of our labour, we are always busy trying to make this place even more special and enjoyable to our guests. Our apologies for the two negative points in the review,...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$101 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$101 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (4)
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Susie780
November 30, 2014|
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Response from QueenslandTreefrog | Property representative |
Hi Susie, I purchased this block in 1993 and it only had rain forest on it and then I built the house, so you must have this place confused with another one.
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"Limited individual rooms, a tree house and one with open loo and shower."
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"1092 with the outdoor bathroom and dunny is an experience not to be missed."
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"Ask for the tree house first, then if that isn't available, the jungle house."
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"Go for 1092 if it is available, I didn't see the tree cabin"
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