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new york
Reviewed 4 March 2015

My wife and I had a wonderful time at the Silky Oaks Lodge. It was romantic and tranquil.. Our room was large and clean, with a hammock on the balcony. The air conditioned room was a welcome respite from the humid air. We went swimming and Kayaking in the river(no crocs!), and went on a nature walk with a naturalist(all...

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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The rooms are big and roomy, with a hammock on the balcony. Everything is beautiful about this place. It's luxury in the middle of the rain forest. I took a yoga class one morning in a beautiful area next to a roaring river while we heard the birds chirping and a soft rain was falling. The owner Pat used to...

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Southport, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We enjoyed our stay at the Silky Oaks. We stayed for 2 nights at the end of our 3 week long break. The hotel and scenary is amazing. So peaceful and quiet. The staff were very polite and there was always something to do. The area was nice and clean and well kept despite it being in the rainforest. The...

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We could have spent days and days at Silky Oaks Lodge...it was probably the most expensive place we stayed but in the end it was fantastic value as all the activities were free. We took advantage of everything - a guided walk with a knowledgeable naturalist, washing in the laundry, kayaking on the river, yoga classes and lounging around in...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Prepare to be pampered in a captivating natural environment in the rain forest. The lodge, the bungalows, the food, and the service were all first rate. Truly every interaction with a staff member was strikingly positive. My wife and I were on holiday in Australia celebrating our anniversary and experiencing Silky Oaks for a couple days provided an appropriately romantic...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We arrived in the pouring rain but were immediately bowled over by the two rooms allocated to us - very comfortable and with stunning outlooks. The staff were charming and attentive and, after a welcome drink, we enjoyed dinner although service was a little stretched on that evening. This is a beautiful development and well worth the visit should you...

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Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

Your own treehouse in the rainforest complete with great music, hammock, view, amenities. Rainforest so it rained but who cares. Didn't hamper a fabulous experience. Excellent WiFi. Great food. Super service. Trails (some were under water)were nice. Loved our massages. Highly recommend staying here with Paul and his wonderful staff. Oh yes - complementary laundry facilities.

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Birmingham
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Whow. This is in a rain forest and what a settin to experience. Very good and romantic ambiance. Flowing river at mealtime. Staff is very accomadating to all needs and appreciate your business. Remember things are slowed down a bit. Great views of the tropics and a real stress reliever. It rained last night an what a sleep with rain...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Room was amazing and clean. Staff was friendly and really helpful, giving guides for the nearby trails and anti-itch cream after I mistakenly wore shorts instead of pants on a hike and was attacked by mosquitos.

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Brighton
Reviewed 22 January 2015

This has to be one of my favourite places I have ever stayed. The rainforest location is stunning, the treehouses are individual rooms on stilts so you are amongst the canopy of the trees, great for sitting in a hammock and watching the wildlife. The lodge is right next to the Mosman river so you have a beautiful view from...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Silky Oaks Lodge & Spa is the ultimate destination from which to explore Far North Queensland. This luxury eco lodge consists of elegant spacious lounges and living areas adjoining the stunningly located open sided Tree House restaurant which overlooks the surrounding rainforest and river. Spectacularly located in the Mossman Gorge region adjoining the Daintree National Park offering complete privacy and isolation yet only 20 minutes from Port Douglas ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silky Oaks Lodge

Address: Finlayvale Road, Mossman, Queensland 4873, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Daintree Region > Mossman
Price Range: $441 - $701 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Silky Oaks Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 45
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Silky Oaks Hotel Mossman
Silky Oaks Lodge Mossman, Daintree Region
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“The hotel is quite spread out so if you prefer a short trip or privacy and a longer trip to the main lodge best to contact them in advance.”
danielbarraclough, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Individual cabins are spread out. If distance from the lodge is an issue, tell them about that.”
LewD780, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe Treehouses are fabulous, giving you a feeling of being amongst the treetops.”
Cass2603, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms looked to be in great locations. There are some with views of the river.”
P4393NDkatiem, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Worth getting a river view treehouse.”
Holidaywindows, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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