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Cow Bay Homestay

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160 Wattle CL, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Free Wifi
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All reviewshome staydaintree rainforestfreshwater creekfollowing morningown gardenuseful advicewooden floorsyoung couplewealth of informationoff the beaten trackbeautiful place to staybreakfast was deliciouslarge communal areathe main housebrianpropertybedroom
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

My husband and I spent two,nights here. Our room was very much on the small side but comfortable and there is a large communal area. Warmer blankets might have been helpful. Marion was very welcoming and gave us lots of useful advice that made a...More

Thank Lesley M
Response from SunshineCowBay, Owner at Cow Bay HomestayResponded 7 July 2018

Thank you for your complimentary review, Lesley. Yes, the weather we can't change.... There is always a down doona ready to use on the daybed in the lounge in front of the rooms.

Reviewed 14 June 2018

The male owner displayed arguably, the most rude and ill-mannered behaviour in any B&B in any place that I have stayed. Cow Bay Homestay B & B. In common with many places in the Daintree area, Cow Bay Homestay has no lighting in the parking...More

1  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The homestay consists of two B&B facilities with a shared area within a separate building on the owner’s property. We were luck enough to have the place to ourselves which meant we could spread out with our children without disturbing anyone else. Marion is a...More

1  Thank Dan M
Response from SunshineCowBay, Owner at Cow Bay HomestayResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Dan and family, thank you so much for your enthusiastic review. It is really good, when our guests have fun and enjoying our B&B in the Daintree. You certainly were busy! Thank you for the lovely compliments.

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Myself and my partner spent 2 wonderful nights here at the start of July. The whole place is absolutely beautiful and so peaceful. Our room was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Marion was friendly and welcoming and gave us advice on what to do in...More

Thank Nixxypies
Response from SunshineCowBay, Owner at Cow Bay HomestayResponded 3 August 2017

Great review, and I thank you for visiting us here at Cow Bay Homestay B&B and enjoying your time with us.

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful 3 night stay at the home stay. The stylish house, Marion's hospitality and the location in the rainforest make for a perfect place to explore and enjoy the Daintree. Marion was very helpful in assisting us to make the most of...More

Thank VivB57
Response from SunshineCowBay, Owner at Cow Bay HomestayResponded 17 July 2017

Hi Viv, I am very happy to read, that you enjoyed your visit here at Cow Bay Homestay B&B. Thank you for the recommendation and your great review. Best regards, Marion

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
USD 148 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 148 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (73)
Pool & Beach (13)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (4)
Nearby
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Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 attractions in Cow Bay
Jindalba Boardwalk
35 reviews
3.25 km away
Walu Wugirriga Lookout
24 reviews
4.15 km away
The Daintree Ferry
407 reviews
6.95 km away
Floravilla Ice Cream Factory & Art Gallery
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ROOPSHILA B
10 September 2015|
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Response from SunshineCowBay | Property representative |
Thank you for this question. I do not recommend you try this by yourself as you say you cannot swim. You can still book a snorkelling trip with Ocean Safari and advice the boat that you cannot swim and the instructor will... More
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abigoodfellow
21 March 2015|
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Response from Kim_H_and_Family | Reviewed this property |
The only way I know is to rent a car. Ask Marion, the proprietor of Cow Bay Homestay. She will know how to advise you.
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"The room to the left, next to the office, is fractionally larger and sports a seat! Neither are 'good'"
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"Cow Bay homestay B & B Daintree Rainforest Accommodation Marion Esser, 160 Wattle Close, Cowe Bay Old 4873"
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"The two rooms are both great!"
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"There are two rooms in the complex. We had the one closest to the car park. It was spacious and very good."
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