Silky Oaks Lodge

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Silky Oaks Lodge The Daintree

Neighbouring the World Heritage-listed wilderness of the Daintree National Park, Silky Oaks Lodge offers guests a stylish rainforest escape.

Long regarded as Tropical North Queensland’s luxury bolt-hole, Silky Oaks Lodge is ideally located for access to the region’s spectacular natural attractions, including the Daintree Rainforest, Mossman Gorge, the Great Barrier Reef and Cape Tribulation. It’s also an easy transfer to the stylish restaurant-and-shopping precinct at nearby Port Douglas.

With views over the crystal-clear Mossman River and enveloped by the lush rainforest, guests relax in one of forty private treehouse rooms, each a luxurious retreat complete with generous balcony and hammock ready to sway in the afternoon breeze.

Dining in the open-air Treehouse Restaurant welcomes the sights and sounds of the rainforest, creating an extraordinary backdrop for enjoying fine cuisine in a contemporary Australian style.

Adventures abound for all, with complimentary experiences at Silky Oaks Lodge including yoga and snorkelling in the Mossman River. Optional experiences range from driving safaris, indigenous guided walks, snorkelling and diving the Great Barrier Reef and helicopter tours for those seeking the ultimate exploration of the area.

The renowned Healing Waters Spa offers a range of treatments featuring the natural Australian Sodashi skincare range and is inspired by ancient beliefs that water is a renewing and life-giving force.

Room Information

Daintree Pavilion

Daintree Pavilion

The Daintree Pavilion is designed as the ultimate hideaway complete with two bedroom wings an open-air lounging atrium with infinity pool floating among the cool of the forest.

Billabong Suite

The Billabong Suite combines generous indoor and outdoor living areas, deck with feature fireplace and bathroom with private open-air bathtub completing a premium rainforest experience.


The Riverhouse invites dreamy retreat with contemporary living quarters and ensuite bathroom with private outdoor bathtub overlooking the waters cascading below.
Treehouse Premium

Treehouse Premium

Perfect for families, the Treehouse Premium suite features a king bed with additional bedding made to fit to family dynamics. A generous verandah balcony opens to the rainforest while a private deck features a stone bathtub for a tropical day-spa vibe.
Treehouse Retreat

Treehouse Retreat

Set high in the rainforest and offering both privacy and treetop views, the Treehouse Retreat combines king bed luxury indoors with a generous outdoor balcony strung with a signature hammock. A private deck with bathtub and open-air shower beckons.

Rainforest Retreat

Stylish and intimate, the Rainforest Retreat features a king bed and interior daybed, ensuite bathroom with deep spa bath and outdoor deck with rainforest views, complete with hammock ready to sway in the cool breeze.
Check-in: 14:00
Check-out: 10:30

Summary Information

1.5 hour drive from Cairns airport.
No of Room:
Child Policy:
10yrs old
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The Treehouse Restaurant

Dining at Silky Oaks Lodge celebrates the abundance of fresh ingredients harvested in Tropical North Queensland’s rich food bowl. The dining experience combines local ingredients with the nation’s finest premium produce in a refreshing and contemporary Australian menu.
Healing Waters Spa

Healing Waters Spa

Set among lush rainforest gardens, the Healing Waters Spa is a tranquil sanctuary offering a balm to the bustle of every-day life. Luxurious and restorative treatments for body, mind and soul invite guests to bathe in the wild beauty of the surrounds, to connect with the breath and spend mindful time in nature. Leave the spa feeling refreshed and lighter of mind, ready to soak in the pristine beauty of the rainforest.


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Room Rate

Price Per Room Per Night from (AUD$) incl GST

What's included

Winter in the Tropics

Choose your own jungle-style adventure this winter, with a three-night package to make the most of north Queensland’s magnificent rainforest-to-reef region. Enjoy generous standard inclusions plus:

  • Accommodation in a luxury suite, daily tropical breakfast, sunset drinks and snacks and dinner with suggested feature wines
  • Morning yoga in the riverside Marrdja Pavillion
  • One daily return scheduled transfer to Port Douglas
  • $100 lodge credit for use in the Healing Waters Spa, Treehouse Restaurant or bar

A choice of two adventures for up to two people from the following:

  • River Drift Snorkelling with Back Country Bliss: a two-hour drift snorkelling experience along the Mossman River under the rainforest canopy
  • Ngadiku Dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge: a 90-minute Indigenous guided walking discovery of the Daintree Rainforest
  • Ultimate Reef experience: a full day outer Great Barrier Reef experience with Calypso Reef Cruises

Signature Silky

Discover our remarkable region with Silky Oaks Lodge as your base over four nights or more with generous standard inclusions plus more. The Signature Silky package combines generous savings on the nightly rate with French Champagne on arrival and bonus lodge credit offering the chance to plan a long lunch in the Treehouse Restaurant and refresh in the Healing Waters Spa. Enjoy generous standard inclusions plus:

  • French Champagne on arrival
  • $200 lodge credit

Classic Silky

Experience the beauty of the Daintree over three nights with generous standard inclusions plus more. The Classic Silky package combines generous savings on the nightly rate with bonus lodge credit offering the chance to plan a long lunch in the Treehouse Restaurant and refresh in the Healing Waters Spa. Enjoy generous standard inclusions plus:

  • $100 lodge credit

Baillie Escape

Only have time for a quick break? Retreat to the river to experience the beauty of the Daintree and enjoy a tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant daily plus more. Enjoy generous standard inclusions:

  • Tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant matched with wines daily
  • Signature evening drinks’ hour (including snacks) daily
  • Selected in-suite bar
  • Daily morning open air yoga
  • Exclusive access to Fig Tree Rapids walking trails
  • One return scheduled shuttle to Port Douglas per day
  • Use of lodge facilities

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations within one month prior to arrival all monies will be forfeited. No refund can be given in the event of non-arrival, any unused services or unused nights due to flight and/or weather disruption. Travel insurance is recommended.