An affordable, environment-friendly resort set amongst lush coastal rainforest.
Surrounded by 10 hectares of lush rainforest, with Cape Tribulation beach close by, Ferntree Rainforest Lodge makes the perfect base for exploring this superb paradise.
With architecture that compliments the rainforest, our 3-4 star accommodation and facilities are designed to co-exist with the unique environment. We are totally self-sufficient with alternative power and resources that work in harmony with our surroundings.
Ferntree Rainforest Lodge Guest Facilities
Reception hours 700am - 700pm
Credit Cards accepted Amex. Diners, MasterCard, Visa, Bankcard
Travellers cheques cashed
Foreign exchange facilities
2 Swimming pools Free car parking Iron/ironing board
Hairdryer Facsimile service Resort Store
10 minute walk to the beach
Friendly and courteous staff.
Ferntree Rainforest Lodge Restaurant and Bar Facilities
Consists of 2 Dining Huts built into the rainforest along with the Main Building and outside deck areas overlooking the pool. The food is typically suited to the Tropics utilising seafood and tropical fruits.
Situated in the main restaurant. Just the right spot to enjoy a pre-dinner drink.
The Daintree Complex
Located near the Standard Rooms is the Resort's second swimming pool and a pleasant lounge and television area.
It is also the ideal setting for weddings. conferences and social outings.
Sewerage is treated with a chemical free sewerage treatment process using the "Enviroflow" system. The final product is used to irrigate the Resort grounds and rainforest regeneration sites.
Recycling: Glass. aluminium, cardboard and polystyrene products are separated in preparation for the recycling process.
Electricity Generation. Low wattage lighting is in place around the grounds and power saving devices are in the rooms to reduce the amount of power generated.
Please feel free to be relaxed and casual in this tropical resort.
It is also a good idea to bring walking shoes. hat. swimming costume. sunscreen & camera.
Ferntree Rainforest Lodge Activities and Tours
A wide range of activities is available in the area including:
Guided Rainforest Walks
Daintree National Park Expeditions
Great Barrier Reef Cruises
Exotic Fruit Tastings
Domestic and International visitors can fly direct to Cairns, where a number of transfer options to Cape Tribulation are available.
Coach transfers are available between Cairns and Cape Tribulation daily. We recommend "Airport Connections" who offer daily transfers to and from Cairns airport, they also provide a similar service from Port Douglas.
Timetables are available at the time of booking. Transfer time is approximately two and half to three hours each way. Transfers from Cairns require crossing the Daintree River by car ferry. The Daintree Ferry operates between 6am-12midnight every day.
You can also organise to hire a car or drive your own and enjoy the magnificent scenery at your leisure. Once you arrive at the Daintree River the ferry, operating between 6am to midnight, will take you across to Cape Tribulation.
Light plane and helicopter private charter transfers are also an option. If this interests you, please advise when making your accommodation booking.