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Louise Heginbotham3 years ago

Get pampered at these amazing retreats!

Are you looking to get away for a bit this weekend or planning a cute hinterland holiday with that special someone? We’ve found the most secluded, quality Cairns accommodation options across the hinterland—perfect for escaping the bustling city and reconnecting with nature. Whether you’re planning a surprise for your loved one or just want to indulge after a stressful few months at work, take some time out by booking with one of these fantastic hinterland retreats. You’re sure to feel rested and rejuvenated by the time you leave!

Everyone loves to get away every now and then. Escaping the pressures of everyday life and finding peace among the forests of Cairns is the perfect antidote to a stressful month. Be sure to check out these amazing Cairns accommodation options, all nestled within the beautiful hinterlands.

Looking for something closer to the city, but secluded enough to offer a tranquil escape? Head out to Redlynch.

Jungara Cairns Bed & Breakfast

Comfortable rooms, Jungara Cairns Bed & Breakfast - Redlynch
Comfortable rooms, Jungara Cairns Bed & Breakfast – Redlynch

If you’re looking for an amazing hinterland escape without a long drive, Jungara Cairns Bed and Breakfast is the perfect location. Set among the beautiful tropical forest of the Cairns hinterland, this bed and breakfast offers picturesque views coupled with resort-style amenities. Enjoy the pool with spa jets and waterfall, or entertain in your fully equipped kitchen. You can even relax on the deck outside and cook up a storm on their barbecue.

With three spacious and modern rooms on offer, this Cairns bed and breakfast is the ultimate choice for spoiling your loved one. Enjoy free wireless internet, LCD TV, personal verandah setting and ensuite. This really is a home away from home.
Where: 20-22 Robb Rd, Cairns QLD 4870


Prefer to experience the Cairns hinterland with a soothing drive? We’ve got just the place.

Misty Mountains Tropical Rainforest Retreat

Enjoy your very own private lagoon, Misty Mountains Tropical Rainforest - Bellenden Ker
Enjoy your very own private lagoon, Misty Mountains Tropical Rainforest – Bellenden Ker

Are you after a luxury stay? Drive 50 minutes south of the Cairns International Airport and head to the Misty Mountains Tropical Rainforest Retreat. Offering a private luxury villa nestled within the world-heritage rainforest, this stunning retreat is absolutely perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway. Surrounding the villa is your very own swimming lagoon, as well as a gorgeous giant fig tree and lush gardens. Enjoy guilt-free indulgence as you nibble on organic gourmet meals while admiring the scenery. If you prefer something a a bit different, contemporary studio accommodation, a one-bedroom self-contained suite and an eco-friendly hut are also available.

Perched above the bubbling stream is the ‘Think Tank’, where couples can go to unwind, meditate and indulge in a massage. Ideal for intimate weddings, an anniversary celebration or ‘just because’, this Cairns accommodation option really offers it all.
Where: 199 Ellis Rd, Bellenden Ker QLD 4860


If you’re looking for accommodation with a bit of character, drive inland to Kuranda.

Cedar Park Rainforest Resort

Charming gothic-style interiors, Cedar Park Rainforest Retreat - Kuranda
Charming gothic-style interiors, Cedar Park Rainforest Retreat – Kuranda

Offering intimate and boutique accommodation that is like no other, Cedar Park Rainforest Resort is full of character. Their gothic-style suites are sure to catch your eye, transporting you back to another time and place—without leaving the modern-day luxuries behind. Relax on your private verandah and keep an eye out for native wildlife including wallabies and peacocks.

Want to rest among the trees? Go for a short walk and you’re sure to find one of many hammocks dotted around the 10-acre grounds, offering a cosy, private place perfect for a nap or to unwind. Your accommodation here includes continental buffet breakfast as well, making this stay one you will love!
Where: 250 Cedar Park Rd, Koah QLD 4881

Don’t have the time to book a relaxing holiday? You can still pamper yourself by visiting a high-quality day spa in Cairns.

Did we miss your favourite hinterland retreat in Cairns? Let us know in the comments below!

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