Silky Oaks Lodge - At a Glance
Silky Oaks Lodge, Daintree River is located in a stunning riverside location adjoining one of the oldest living rainforests the World Heritage listed Daintree National Park, and is an ideal base from which to explore Far North Queensland.
The advanced eco lodge comprises the renowned open sided Treehouse Restaurant offering fine dining in scenic surrounds, contemporary accommodation encompassing both custom designed and furnished Billabong, River and Treehouse Suites, and the highly lauded Healing Waters Spa.
Silky Oaks Lodge is perfectly positioned to connect guests with the region’s extraordinary wilderness areas, from the Daintree Rainforest to Cape Tribulation and the world’s largest coral reef system, the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef.
The Lodge has elegantly furnished interiors and spacious open lounge areas, bar, reading rooms with reference library. All accommodation retreats have wall to ceiling windows leading to spacious balconies with lush garden, rainforest or river panoramas.
There are extensive hiking trails leading from the Lodge into the Daintree National Park offering both adventure and education as well as diverse and beautiful locations to photograph or picnic.
Canoeing or paddling, biking, guided rainforest walks or early morning yoga classes followed by a swim in the river are just some of the activities available at the Lodge.
There are endless options to explore the diversity of the surrounding region. Take a Dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge with Kuku Yalanji Traditional Owners, snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef or experience traditional hunting techniques of the at nearby Cooya Beach. Journey to remote Cape Tribulation visiting ancient refugial rainforests and habitats as well as venturing down the Daintree River marvelling at the diverse flora and birdlife.