Cape Tribulation Holiday House

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2 bedrooms, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, DVD player, books, video library

Overview of Cape Tribulation Holiday House

Entire home

Cape Tribulation Holiday House

4.0/5 Very good

Entire home

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
Cape Tribulation, QLD

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCape Tribulation4 min walk
  • Popular LocationBat House Cape Tribulation13 min walk
  • Popular LocationDubuji Boardwalk16 min walk
  • AirportPort Douglas, QLD (PTI-Port Douglas Heliport)95 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 6
2 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    3 queen beds

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Cape Tribulation Holiday House

Family-friendly holiday home in Cape Tribulation
Our unique house in the heart of Cape Tribulation, world heritage Daintree Rainforest & Great barrier reef. The house is set on 5 acres of rainforest, walking or push bike distance to the beach, freshwater creeks, bars, restaurants, tour adventures & local supermarket. Great for families, artists & a very comfortable fantastic house for friends to getaway.

The House is a hand-built yurt design with octagon panelling and light-filled high ceiling interior dome. Built from a range of timbers, Silky Oak, Oregon & Pine featuring a spiral dome ceiling with skylight.

The house is a solar-powered eco-home, with back up generator.

The Bed Rooms
The large loft bedroom sits over the living area. This room has a queen bed and two single beds that double as luxury day beds. This room is great for kids or singles to share or very comfortable for a couple.

The second bedroom we call the green room. It features floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking the rainforest close enough to touch the treetops. This room has a queen bed. All rooms have fans, sheets, pillows, blankets.

The cosy enclosed living room is open plan with a neat well-equipped kitchen.

The interior living area has comfortable couches and bean bags with games & library and a surround sound entertainment centre with blue tooth connectivity.

Double glass wood frame doors lead out to a vast covered verandah living area with a long dining table and plenty of relaxation space for lounging in bean bags and hammocks.

Every outlook has stunning views overlooking the rainforest.

The bathroom has a bath and shower in one.

Things to note:
The house is in an area that is totally off the grid.
The power is supplied by solar power with back up fuel generator and water is from a boar pumped to the house from holding tanks. We will make sure your power and water are sufficient for your stay but please be aware and use power & water wisely.

Telephone & internet access: The Daintree is in a very remote part of the world where mobile phone and Internet access is very limited. The last point of mobile phone reception is at the Daintree ferry crossing; then you may get reception at high points on the range. The house has a landline for making local calls. We do have Internet access at the house via satellite; please note it is not the best and can get interrupted with dropouts due to weather etc. The access codes are at the house in the handbook. We ask that it is used for checking email only, we do not have enough for downloading.

Getting to the house
Cape Tribulation is 155 kilometres and about 2 hours and 15 mins North driving from the Cairns international airport.

Car hire is available at the airport, then head north following the well-signed scenic road with possible stops in Port Douglas and Mossman town to the Daintree car ferry cost is AUD 30 return for visitors.

We recommend a stop for supplies at Smithfield shopping centre just 15 min North of the airport, although there is a great local IGA in Cape Tribulation. Mossman is the last township on the way up. It has chemist and the Woolworths on the highway through is the last large supermarket and bottle shop before the National park.

Once in Cape Tribulation leave the car, the house has heaps of parking space then enjoy the environment by cycling or walking.

What to do
There are a number of world-class adventure tours, our favourites are listed below we are happy to book for you, just let us know.

There are great restaurants and bars, supermarket within walking distance to the house, stunning beach & rainforest walks around the area

Or simply hang out at the house and enjoy the rainforest from the deck in a really relaxing, comfortable house.

Top 10 tours
Ocean Safari
Jungle surfing canopy tours
Sail Away - Outer reef snorkelling trip with lunch
Cape Tribulation horse rides
Cape Tribulation Tropical Fruit Farm
Cape Tribulation Wilderness Cruises
D'Arcy of Daintree 4WD Tours
Jungle Adventure Night Walk
Daintree Discovery Centre
Cape Tribulation National Park

Favourite bar & restaurant.
Whet Cafe, bar, restaurant & movie house

The Friendly Grocer -IGA
Masons Store - Grocer bottle Shop & souvenir
Masons waterhole - a must!

Community Health Centre
Cow Bay Mechanic RACQ
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers DVD players. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation is furnished with day beds and dining tables. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, kitchenware and utensils and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include baths or showers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Chrissie Mclaughlin

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Day bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Living room


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Books
  • Video library
  • Stereo

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Phone

Location highlights

  • Near a zoo

Things to do

  • Theme parks nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 22 sq ft (2 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and a deadlock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Cape Tribulation Holiday
Cape Tribulation Holiday House Cape Tribulation
Cape Tribulation Holiday House Private vacation home

About this area

Cape Tribulation

Located in Cape Tribulation, this holiday home is near theme parks. Dubuji Boardwalk and Marrdja Botanical Walk are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Daintree Rainforest and Daintree National Park. Travelling with kids? Consider Bat House Cape Tribulation and Daintree Discovery Centre. Scuba diving and snorkelling offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and cycling nearby.

What's nearby

  • Myall Beach - 2 min walk
  • Cape Tribulation - 4 min walk
  • Bat House Cape Tribulation - 13 min walk
  • Dubuji Boardwalk - 16 min walk
  • Kulki Anga Nature Refuge - 5 min drive


  • Jungle Bar - 13 min walk
  • Boardwalk Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Cassowary Cafe - 19 min walk
  • Mason's Cafe - 4 min drive

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4/5 Good

Unique house in the rain forest
It was a clean and comfortable house and close to the beach and restaurants. The design of the house is very unique and it has a large deck area. The hammock on the deck was a big hit for our kids. The house has no aircon, so it gets quite hot during the day. Another thing is we didn’t have power on our last day, so we had no fans etc. But overall we recommend this house to stay.