336 (1473) Cape Trib Road, DAINTREE RAINFOREST RETREAT MOTEL, Daintree, QLD 4873

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Escape to the Daintree...

Nestled in amongst superb tropical rainforest, in a land where beautiful scenery abounds, fresh air and water straight from nature is on tap, lies The Daintree Rainforest Retreat Motel.

*Friendly Boutique style resort ~ suited to those who prefer a more personal touch,

*Extremely rare business which operates on a friendly footprint with day to day use of solar power.

*Located 15min North of Daintree River in the business heart of Cow Bay within close proximity to Daintree Discovery Centre, Floravilla Ice Cream and other local attractions.

*Outstanding Cow Bay Beach is only a 5 minute drive

*One hour (approx) from world famous Port Douglas.


*Main road access with highly visible rainforest themed signage.

*Current Liquor Licence

*Newly Refurbished Website

*10 bay steel frame and Colorbond covered guest car parking.

*Lovely timber octagonal reception area leads to the accommodation via a covered hardwood decking walkway, lined with stunning gardens and rainforest scenery.

*The Swimming Pool is fantastic! 120.000 litres inground pool with lush surrounds. This is a particularly inviting area surrounded by lipstick palms and lovely gardens.

*The open air Green Tree Frogs Rest area features a retractable roof for open air dining and guests enjoyment of the beautiful surrounds. It is a place to sit and commune with this special part of the world

*Commercial kitchen, fitted out with quality commercial stainless steel plant and fittings is available for guest use – as well as each room fitted with a small kitchenette. Income potential can be considered by renting out this space to local operators.

*Inground pool is so inviting you want to jump right in. Surrounded by lipstick palms and lovely gardens.

*Tiled open air and fully covered guest lounge overlooks the pool area. It is a second option for guests to sit and relax, read a book or enjoy chatting with fellow travellers. The resort TV is located here which offers VAST (Viewer Access Satellite TV) which is a free to air satellite TV service.

*10 rooms in an “L” formation are besser block built for cyclone protection Each room features timber and glass sliding door access and overlook the mainicured lawns with calming and beautiful, tropical rainforest views.

*9 rooms have been renovated to a high finish with stylish and modern touches.

*Room configurations cover every need, from family rooms to intimate and romantic couples suites and all rooms feature a separate bathroom and kitchenette.

*Tea & coffee facilities are in all rooms as well as refrigerators with freezers. Family rooms have full sized 240 litre fridges.

  • A substantial set up for the use of the backpacker market is in place too (currently not utilised for the purpose), including backpacker dorm room linked to guest toilets and laundry area. An aussie bush bbq area is adjacent which is perfect as a camp kitchen and is surrounded by outstanding tropical rainforest.

    *The managers residence is a block constructed home set at the rear of the property for maximum privacy. It features 3 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms, as well as a refurbished kitchen and inviting back patio for unwinding at the end of the day.

    *A professionally installed Solar power system ensures the resort makes the best use of solar energy. A massive back up generator is in place for keeping the battery bank topped up when needed. Generator is a Silenced Kubota 22kva installed in its own block built shed.

    *28 solar panels installed make this business one of only a few in the area who have embraced solar energy as a contributing power source.

    *A whopping 48 volt battery bank comprising german built, 2 volt gel batteries is less than 2 years old.

    *Water is derived from a bore pump 56 metres deep through a granite slab and is pumped up to a raised water tank providing pressured water supply throughout

    *The property size is 1 ha flat useable land.

    *Current owner has completed rennovations on the 3bedrrom managers home, which now presents as a liveable inviting home.

    *Magical Fairy creek (permanent rainforest creek) runs along the rear boundary of the property

    *Fantastic property for continuing the Retreat accommodation business or move in the extended family and come and live in paradise on your own (well on the way) self sustainable property.

    *Make no mistake ~ this is a fantastic opportunity and offers you a unique lifestyle in arguably Australias most beautiful region, along with income. Proudly marketed by Raine and Horne Mossman. For further details contact Mark Whitham today from Raine and Horne Mossman on 0419 735 943 or [email protected]

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Property Info:
  • Property ID: L4881553
  • Property Type: Other
  • Garages: 1
  • Carports: 10
  • Land Area: 2.47 acres