A stunning pole framed timber house offering private and secluded accommodation for up to 8 guests right in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest, and only 600 metres from the picturesque Cow Bay Beach.
Stay in one of the most beautiful houses in the Daintree Rainforest - the perfect place to relax and enjoy the rainforest and you have a choice of restaurants and cafes close by. Wait A While Retreat is only 600 metres from the picturesque Cow Bay Beach where the reef and rainforest meet. The Daintree-Cape Tribulation region lays claim to being the only spot on the planet where 2 World Heritage areas meet - The Great Barrier Reef and the North Queensland Wet Tropics.
Wait A While In The Daintree is one of the largest single dwellings ever constructed in the Daintree Rainforest. Designed by award-winning, South-African architect Gavin Paddock, and modelled on the traditional New Guinean long-house, Wait A While Daintree provides almost 500 square metres of living space.
The building, completed in 1993, contains more than 100 tonnes of timber and is finished with materials sourced from southern Queensland, South Africa, Kashmir, New Guinea and the United States.
The property has 3 bedrooms downstairs consisting of 2 x king bedrooms plus a bedroom that has 2 king singles and a king pullout trundle. Upstairs there is a double bedroom. There are 2 bathrooms inside the house, as well as a shower by the pool. Wait A While Retreat can sleep up to 8 people + cot
Wait A While In The Daintree is just one hour from the internationally recognised resort town of Port Douglas, and is the ideal getaway offering seclusion and a true taste of the tropics.
$370.00 per night for stays of more than 7 nights
Extra Guests: $30.00 per person per night (sleeps 8)
1st child under 3 yrs Free of Charge
- On demand TV
- DVD player
- Swimming pool
- BBQ facilities
- Kitchen utensils
- Kitchen crockery
- Cooking pots and pans
- Hair dryer
- Towels provided
- Linen provided
- Washing machine
- Single or Couples
- Family friendly
- Indulgence and luxury
- LGBTQI Friendly
- Check-in after: 2:00:00 PM
- Check-out before: 10:00:00 AM
- Up to 28 days before the start of the rental period: 100% of the rental
- 28 days before the start of the rental period: 100% of the rental.
Payments & Cancellations
Bookings are confirmed upon full payment
All cancellations will be charged a $100 administration fee
Cancellations more than 28 days prior to arrival - full refund less $100 administration fee
Cancellations less than 28 days prior to arrival, or no-show - no refund
Travel insurance is recommended