Cairns Rainforest Apartment

Cairns Rainforest Apartment details

The closest Cairns accommodation to the rainforest. This beautiful accommodation is a private villa adjoining a unique patch of rainforest. The villa is fully self-contained, self-catering providing affordable luxury accommodation close to Cairns with quality furnishings and stunning rainforest views. You feel like you are in a wilderness retreat or hidden away in an eco-lodge somewhere in the Daintree, and yet you are just 10-15 minutes from Cairns with all the wonders of the forest and all the convenience of being near Cairns.

Enjoy quiet peaceful accommodation and experience the unique native flora and fauna here from your private patio overlooking rainforest and wetlands.  Ideal for anyone wanting to escape the pressures of city life whilst experiencing nature in a luxurious apartment.  This villa is popular with nature photographers, bird watchers, researchers and staff of James Cook University or for those who just love nature and want to learn about the rainforest environment.  National Geographic film crews have utilised Villa Marine as their accommodation base for the region.

Our Cairns Rainforest Apartment Gallery

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.

Rainforest Apartment Details 

  • Luxury pillow top queen bed
  • New bathroom, separate toilet
  • New kitchen fully equipped
  • Full size fridge , microwave, stove top and oven
  • Split system air-conditioning but naturally cooled due to rainforest
  • Large shaded cool verandah
  • Private rear deck overlooking rainforest
  • Full usage of bird guides, binoculars
  • Great location to view the Ulysses and Cairns Birdwing butterflies

********   PLEASE SUPPORT our family business by booking  these villas  DIRECTLY with us on 617 40557158  international number  ,  07 40557158 with Australia  (we can phone you ) or email and NOT  via online  multi national & international booking sites that impose large commissions on us when you book through them, rather than contacting  us the hotel direct  . By booking direct with us you not , only get best price guarantee , but even more importantly your booking is handled directly with us,  giving you a real contact person who you can   speak with at any time , rather than you  dealing with a third party  via an offshore call centre or an online international computer system .  Thank you we’d  greatly appreciate it .


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Low Season
From $189per night
Mid Season
From $219per night
High Season
From $269per night

Please Note – Pricing is based on 1-2 persons. Additional persons are $30 per night.


Additional information

Our quiet and peaceful Rainforest Accommodation is a unique experience. Facing the rainforest this apartment is self-contained and luxurious, yet just 10-15 minutes from Cairns, Australia.

This apartment suits singles, couples, honeymooners or guests who want a unique tropical experience. We offer fantastic birdwatching or nature studies opportunities right on our doorstep.

It’s ideal for nature photographers, birdwatchers, writers, researchers, students and staff of James Cook University. As well as people who just love nature and want to learn about the rainforest. We have high densities of rainforest flora and fauna on our grounds and in the surrounding area.

The staff of National Geographic film crew have used Villa Marine as their accommodation base whilst in the Cairns region. You can view our Rainforest accommodation video here.

Other useful information

Our onsite tour and information office has extensive information on the tropical rainforests including Kuranda Rainforest, Daintree Cape Tribulation Rainforest, and rainforest on the Atherton Tablelands such as the old growth World Heritage listed rainforest surrounding Lake Barrine.

We have lots of information on free walks, national parks and tours you can do by yourself. There are several rainforest walks just 10-20 minutes away from us like Stoney Creek, Crystal Cascades and Lake Placid. Just ask us for your own personal maps to assist you.

We are agents for all official rainforest tours in the area, such as the very popular Kuranda Sky Rail cable car tour through world heritage rainforest.

We are near the Kuranda Sky Rail departure point just a 5-8 minute journey by car. Tour companies pick up and drop off at our door for both the Kuranda scenic railway and Skyrail. Tickets can be purchased from our information office.

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Our Family Apartment and Holiday Apartment sleep up to 6 persons. They are perfect for a family holiday in Cairns.

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