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Escape to the Daintree in June: FREE breakfast, bottle of wine and Daintree River ferry pass | $ 390 | Save $41

Special Expires 29 Jun 2017

Escape to Daintree Valley Haven for 2 nights and receive a FREE breakfast basket daily, a bottle of wine on arrival and complimentary 2-way pass for the Daintree River ferry.

Nestled within the tranquillity of the beautiful Daintree Valley,... More
Escape to Daintree Valley Haven for 2 nights and receive a FREE breakfast basket daily, a bottle of wine on arrival and complimentary 2-way pass for the Daintree River ferry.

Nestled within the tranquillity of the beautiful Daintree Valley, Daintree Valley Haven offers a secluded hideaway retreat surrounded by the rainforest-covered hills of Daintree National Park. Our three private self-contained B&B cabins have views over our 30 acres of rainforest, wetlands-dam and tropical gardens. Perfect for couples, birdwatchers and nature-lovers.

You will instantly feel disconnected from the outside world while exploring the beautiful Daintree region. There are a number of activities and experiences on offer for any type of visitor. Whether you are looking for a relaxed and scenic kayaking tour through Cape Tribulation’s beaches, or a fast paced and exhilarating boat trip out the Great Barrier Reef, there is a little something for everyone in the Daintree Rainforest. There are also Daintree River Cruise, Jungle Surfing, 4WD Tours, Fruit Tasting and many other activities on offer.

This is a unique opportunity to stay overnight in the middle of the Daintree Rainforest. Romantic, secluded, easily accessible yet exotically remote, it makes an ideal weekend getaway.

Valid for stays between 9 June 2017 & 29 June 2017.

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About Daintree Valley Haven

Welcome to Daintree Valley Haven

Entrance to Daintree Valley Haven

Daintree Valley Haven offers a secluded hideaway retreat in the beautiful Daintree Valley, surrounded by the rainforest-covered hills of Daintree National Park.  Just 8 km beyond Daintree Village it is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful Daintree region.

Three private self-contained B&B bungalows on 30 acres of rainforest with tropical gardens, exotic tropical fruit trees and easy walking trails.

Perfect for couples and honeymooners - a paradise for birdwatchers - or simply to relax for a while during a busy holiday.

About us

Reception

Your hosts, Peter and Daphne, built the bungalows and opened Daintree Valley Haven in 2000 and love welcoming guests from all over the world.  They are always available for advice or a chat but the peace and privacy of their guests is their priority.

They have developed walking trails around the 30 acres property which is home to over 140 species of seasonal tropical birds, butterflies and wildlife.

There is a barbeque, jacuzzi spa, guests' library, dart-board and board-games.

Your mobile phone won't work here (it will in the Village) but there is free wifi if you need to keep in touch.

Accommodation

Queen-bed bungalow

The three bungalows are surrounded by lush tropical gardens and each has a private balcony overlooking the wetlands-dam and rainforest.

They have an airy open-plan studio-style layout with ensuite, lounge area and a timber dining setting.

There is either a Queen or King/Twin bed with sofa-bed for a third adult guest - kindly note there are no facilities for children under 12.

The kitchenette has cooktop, microwave, fridge and all cooking utensils.  A breakfast basket is delivered daily - tropical fruit, juice, cereals, home-made jam and yoghurt and local tea and coffee.  Other self-cook meals and drinks are available.

Please note minimum stay is 2 nights.

 

 

Daintree Birds

Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher

The Daintree Wet Tropics and Great Barrier Reef region is a world-famous birdwatchers' Paradise with over 430 species having been recorded - this is more than half the species found in Australia.

Varied vegetation on the property ensures regular seasonal visits by a wide range of bird species (with more than 140 having been identified at Daintree Valley Haven).

Birders will find that the bungalows provide perfect birdwatching accommodation, each having it's own private verandah overlooking water and many species of old- and new-growth rainforest trees.

There are also numerous tropical fruit trees and nectar-producing flowering plants which attract different bird species including a large variety of Honeyeaters; the wetlands-dam is visited by many water-birds - Black Bitterns, various Egrets and Herons, Spoonbills, Kingfishers and Rainbow Bee-eaters swooping over the water.

... what a fabulous location! The wildlife is great - we saw over 30
species of birds before we had to really try! ...

Susan and Lawrence

... flashing Azure Kingfishers, Sunbirds, Gerygones, Pied and
Spectacled Monarchs, Leaden Flycatcher, Catbird, Topknots etc. etc
- 40 species just from our verandah ...

Sharyn and Douglas

 
 

Butterflies and Moths

Cairns Birdwing Butterfly

Spectacular butterflies are often seen in large numbers fluttering around the flowering native plants. The predominant species are the irridescent blue Ulysses and Australia's largest butterfly, the magnificent Cairns Birdwing but there are numerous other species.

Moths and a myriad other insects abound, especially during the rainy season. You may be lucky enough to spot an enormous Hercules Moth, the largest moth in Australia and, in relation to wingspan, arguably also the world's largest.

 

 

 

Reviews

Flame of the Forest and coconut palm

Thank you Daphne and Peter for sharing your slice of heaven with us.  We couldn't have picked a more perfect place for our honeymoon.  You are the Perfect Hosts, there when and if we need, but allowing privacy as well.  The perfect mix of sight-seeing and tranquility, with some beautiful views around your property.   Thank you for sharing your local knowledge and making recommendations.  It  has been an amazing experience.   We will certainly return to celebrate anniversaries in a similar manner.

Michael and Phillipa - Townsville - June 2017

 

We loved no phones, telly.  Great hearing nature without the other noises.  Bed so comfy, thoroughly enjoyed our couple of days' - nature at its' best!

Peter and Karen - Melbourne - June 2017

 

To Daphne and Peter, thank you for having us.  We have loved every minute of our stay here in this beautiful part of the country.  Your attention to the little details has made it a home from home.  Truly delightful!

Allan and Julie - Sheffield, UK - January 2017

 

Daphne and Peter, thank you very much for your warm hospitality.  Daintree Valley Haven is a fantastic little gem.  Great setting, comfy and practical bungalows, very pleasant breakfast - the sights, the sounds, the smells of the surrounding nature is awesome!  So happy to have stumbled upon your B&B by pure luck while exploring the back roads.  Only regret is that we have to move on and cannot stay for a full week.

Marc and Norman - Toronto, Canada - December 2016

 

IT'S SO QUIET!!  A wonderful place to stay.  Really enjoyed the great yoghurt, jams and special fruits not to mention the barramundi and steak/sausage packs!  It has been a pleasure to experience nature at it's best.  Congratulation to Peter and Daphne for a job well done!

Jane and Neil - SA - October 2016


News By Daintree Valley Haven

Winter in the tropics

Daintree weather in June

By Daintree Valley Haven

06 Jun 2017

Perfect winter weather now with warm days and nights getting cooler (if it's below 20C we reach for the extra blankets!)

The first "Buffy"

The first

By Daintree Valley Haven

30 Dec 2016

Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher on hand This is an old photo - this morning it was lovely to hear the first call of a Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher. They're arriving a little later than normal as they usually migrate from New Guinea around October, for their breeding season.

This one had flown into a window (we get some of our best photo-ops of slightly-stunned birds!) and Peter was able to pick her up and put her on the verandah rail till she recovered and flew off.

How to get to Daintree Valley Haven

Daintree Valley Haven,  Stewart Creek Valley, Daintree


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Hours: 8 am to 8 pm 7 days

Address:
Daintree Valley Haven
766 Stewart Creek Road
Daintree
Queensland 4873
Australia


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