Set on the Mossman River, Silky Oaks Lodge is a great base from which to explore the tropics of North Queensland. A luxury boutique hotel lodge, it is home to a Healing Waters Spa, elegant lounges and the adjoining open-sided Tree House restaurant, which overlooks the rainforest and river. From the comfort of luxurious accommodation in this iconic eco lodge, guests can visit the neighbouring Daintree National Park and explore the nearby Great Barrier Reef.
Amidst the lush tropical gardens of Silky Oaks Lodge, the Healing Waters Spa was designed with renewal, vitality and well-being in mind. Signature treatments harness the power of nature through the use of clays from the earth, flower and plant essences, herbal extracts and hands-on therapy. A variety of treatments include radiance facials, hot stone massage and scalp and foot rituals. The steam bath offers a great place to sit back and relax after a treatment.
Silky Oaks Lodge has 39 River and Treehouses, each featuring wide verandas and spa baths. Spacious riverhouses offer spectacular rainforest views and have polished timber floors and elegant interiors, while Treehouses are set beside the rainforest, surrounded by natural gardens and offering maximum privacy and comfort, with floor-to-ceiling glass doors opening onto a wide veranda and hammock. Billabong Suites, meanwhile, feature a lounge area and double balconies with views of the rainforest and river.
Experience the natural surroundings of Silky Oaks Lodge with activities such as kayaking on the Mossman River, snorkelling on the coral reef and exploring the rainforests. If you’re feeling really adventurous, try tandem skydiving, hang gliding, hot-air ballooning and horse riding along the beach. The lodge has a tennis court with floodlights, and yoga classes run to a schedule while a huge range of tours, guided activities and indigenous experiences are on offer in Daintree and Cape Tribulation.
The Treehouse Restaurant at Silky Oaks Lodge is one of Northern Queensland's most popular experiences. The open-sided restaurant offers amazing views across the Daintree Rainforest and Mossman River, with a menu showcasing the freshest local produce and fine Australian wines. Daily specials are on offer along with a full vegetarian menu. Guests can also relax with a cocktail in the Treehouse Bar, and even experience private riverside dining by candlelight.
Finlayvale RoadMossman Qld 4871Australia