Eco-Friendly Accommodation Cairns
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Sleep well at our Green Hotel & enjoy waking up to nature. Our boutique eco friendly accommodation takes the environment & sustainability seriously. A stay in this villa means you are leaving less impact on the rainforest & environment than if ,you were staying at most other Cairns accommodations.We all have a responsibility to help the planet , and visitors to Cairns can help by choosing a eco friendly accommodation like Villa Marine, that is actively reducing their green house emissions & carbon imprint.
Recognised as Cairns only hotel with a platinum Green leaders certification by Trip Advisor , to encourage others our resort opens to the public via the Queensland Governments Sustainability Open Day Program.
Staying green doesn’t mean you miss out on luxury but it does mean you are helping the environment by staying at our eco rainforest resort . Enjoy our luxury beds, great kitchens , recycled timber finishes , unusual furnishings & decorations including Aboriginal & Torres Strait art & artefacts , along with large seashells & quirky touches like our tree root door handles , gives you a stay here , unlike any other Cairns hotel. Yes our villas are air-conditioned with the latest energy efficiency. The villas are naturally cooled by the close proximity to the forest. Large shaded verandas , big sliding windows & louvers means lots of sea breezes which often results in the air-conditioning not being required ,but it is there for when you need it .
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Relax , Rejunivate & Enjoy the beautiful rainforest that envelopes Villa Marine. A favourite escape for bird watchers & nature lovers who enjoy the rich diversity of flora &fauna here.Utilise our local knowledge & experience of the rainforest & Great Barrier Reef to experience the best snorkelling and diving locations ( this is very important as all reef locations are not the same ) , local national park walks & unique wildlife experiences. Borrow our bird books, birding lists & binoculars & ask for our local tips.
Interested in aboriginal & Torres Strait art ,through out the resort we display Indigenous art . Like to met with local people and enjoy a unique cultural experience ? Book a private cooking or traditional basketmaking & weaving classes .or select a day tour from our extensive selection of cultural & indigenous tours . Book a private PNG cooking class with Rose in your own villa or basket & traditional weaving with Sila on your patio . Cost $35 a session Just advise on arrival or in advance.
Another popular option to our eco friendly apartment are our luxury rainforest & honeymoon villas or the private 2 bedroom villa with its luxury freestanding bath . ( Ask about adding Bougainvillea or frangipani flowers for a special touch )
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Please Note – Pricing is based on 1-2 persons. Additional persons are $20 per night.
Other useful information
Our tour information office has one of the largest ranges of eco-friendly tours to experience nature, protected species and native animals; including kangaroos and wallabies.
Spotlighting nature tours we have whale and dolphin spotting in season, Cairns Birdwatching experiences and tours and seabird sanctuaries – Michaelmas Cay on the Great Barrier Reef.
We can provide you with location maps for opportunities to see tree kangaroos, platypus and cassowary all in natural locations. We offer tours to see crocodiles in the wild and snorkelling opportunities with turtles.
We have a strong belief in assisting the special habitat that we adjoin. We replant rainforest species and food source plants for Cairns birdwing and Ulysses butterflies and the Hercules month.
We are currently working with renowned butterfly expert Paul wright. We are planting species such as Melicope Ruba and Aristochia Tagula this gives you, the guest, wonderful opportunities to view exotic wildlife and flora in a unique environment from the doorstep of your accommodation.
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