Nestled in amongst superb tropical rainforest, in a land where beautiful scenery abounds, fresh air and water straight from nature is on tap, lies The Daintree Rainforest Retreat Motel.

  • Friendly Boutique style resort - suited to those who prefer a more personal touch.
  • Extremely rare business which operates on a friendly footprint with day-to-day use of solar power.
  • Located 15 minutes north of Daintree River in the business heart of Cow Bay within close proximity to Daintree Discovery Centre, Floravilla Ice Cream and other local attractions.
  • Outstanding Cow Bay Beach is only a 5-minute drive.
  • One hour (approximately) from world famous Port Douglas.
  • Freehold Motel / Resort


  • Main road access with highly visible rainforest themed signage.
  • Current Liquor Licence.
  • Newly refurbished website.
  • 10 bay steel frame and Colorbond covered guest car parking.
  • Lovely timber octagonal reception area leads to the accommodation.
  • 120,000 litres inground pool with lush surrounds.
  • Magical Fairy creek (permanent rainforest creek) runs along the rear boundary of the property.
  • The open-air Green Tree Frogs Rest area features a retractable roof for open air dining and guests’ enjoyment of the beautiful surrounds.
  • Commercial kitchen, fitted out with quality commercial stainless-steel plant and fittings.
  • Tiled, open air and fully covered guest lounge overlooks the pool area.
  • 10 rooms in an L formation are besser block built for cyclone protection. 9 rooms have been renovated to a high finish with stylish and modern touches.
  • A substantial set up for the use of the backpacker market is in place too (currently not utilised for the purpose), including backpacker dorm room linked to guest toilets and laundry area.
  • The manager’s residence features three bedrooms, and two bathrooms, as well as a refurbished kitchen and inviting back patio for unwinding at the end of the day.
  • A professionally installed Solar power system ensures the resort makes the best use of solar energy. 28 solar panels installed make this business one of only a few in the area who have embraced solar energy as a contributing power source.

Water is derived from a bore pump 56 metres deep through a granite slab and is pumped up to a raised water tank providing pressured water supply throughout.

Make no mistake - this is a fantastic opportunity and offers you a unique lifestyle in arguably Australia’s most beautiful region, along with income.

Contact Antonio Curulli from Tourism Brokers for further information or to arrange an inspection.

Property ID: 2697MF (quote when enquiring)

Property Type Business

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