A stay at Silky Oaks Lodge evokes a real sense of the tropical north, where treehouse-style suites open to the hypnotic sights and sounds of the rainforest and cool, contemporary design reaches for the treetops in a luxury-meets-nature high. Discover our range of specially tailored packages each with generous inclusions.
Included in every stay
To stay with Baillie Lodges is to experience destinations of unique natural and cultural significance, contemporary architectural design, world-class local dining and first-name service. The overall sense is one of generous hospitality, of easy, relaxed luxury and of seemingly effortless attention to detail. Every stay at Silky Oaks Lodge includes the following standard inclusions.
Tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant matched with wines daily
Signature sunset drinks hour and snacks daily
In-suite bar with a selection of local treats and beverages, replenished daily
Daily morning open air yoga to suit all fitness and experience levels
Exclusive access to Fig Tree Rapids walking trails
One return scheduled shuttle to Port Douglas per day
Use of lodge facilities including lagoon pool, mountain bikes, kayaks and snorkelling equipment
Rainforest to Reef
Embrace the lush, jungle-style surrounds of the Daintree from your luxurious base at Silky Oaks Lodge with reef and rainforest adventures on any three-night stay, year-round. Make the most of north Queensland’s magnificent rainforest-to-reef region with two bonus adventures: the First Nations Ngadiku Dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge and a full day Great Barrier Reef cruise with Sailaway.
- Accommodation in a luxury suite
- Daily tropical breakfast, sunset drinks and snacks and dinner with suggested matched wines
- One daily return scheduled transfer to Port Douglas
- The First Nations Ngadiku Dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge: a 90-minute Indigenous guided walking discovery of the Daintree Rainforest.
- Full day Great Barrier Reef cruise with Sailaway, including lunch and snorkelling.
- Return transfers to and from included adventures.
- 3 nights
Rainforest to Reef Package Terms
Minimum three-night stay from $4,500 per suite in a Rainforest Retreat for a maximum of two guests. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Additional person rate applies for more than two people sharing a suite (based on select suite types). Subject to availability, not combinable with any other offer. Tours must be booked at time of reservation and are subject to availability. In the case of inclement weather impacting tour operations, alternative arrangements may be made.
Discover our remarkable region with Silky Oaks Lodge as your base over four nights or more with generous standard inclusions plus more. The Signature Silky package combines generous savings on the nightly rate with French Champagne on arrival and bonus lodge credit offering the chance to plan a long lunch in the Treehouse Restaurant and refresh in the Healing Waters Spa.
- French Champagne on arrival
- $200 lodge credit
- 4 nights
Signature Silky package terms
Minimum four night stay. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Extra Person rates available. Not combinable with other packages.
Experience the beauty of the Daintree over three nights with generous standard inclusions plus more. The Classic Silky package combines generous savings on the nightly rate with bonus lodge credit offering the chance to plan a long lunch in the Treehouse Restaurant and refresh in the Healing Waters Spa.
- $100 lodge credit
- 3 nights
Classic Silky package terms
Minimum three night stay. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Extra Person rates available. Not combinable with other packages.
Only have time for a quick break? Retreat to the river to experience the beauty of the Daintree and enjoy a tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant daily plus more.
Enjoy generous standard inclusions:
- Tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant matched with wines daily
- Signature evening drinks' hour (including snacks) daily
- Selected in-suite bar
- Daily morning open air yoga
- Exclusive access to Fig Tree Rapids walking trails
- One return scheduled shuttle to Port Douglas per day
- Use of lodge facilities
- 2 nights
Baillie Escape package terms
Minimum two night stay. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Extra Person rates available. Not combinable with other packages
Essential information for reading prior to your stay.
- Maximum occupancy
Per suite in existing bedding
Rainforest Retreat: 3
Treehouse Retreat: 3
Treehouse Premium: 4
Billabong Suite: 3
Daintree Pavilion: 5
- Check-in / Check-out times
Check-in time is from 2pm. Check-out time is 10.30am. Where possible, flexibility with early check-in and late check-out will be provided, however, these are unable to be guaranteed. The facilities of the main lodge are available for enjoyment whilst at the property.
- Rates and inclusions
All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Extra Person rate available. A stay at the lodge is inclusive of tropical breakfast, dinner with inspired daily menu matched with selected premium wines (a cellarmasters list is available at an additional cost), signature evening drinks’ hour (including snacks), selected in-suite bar, exclusive access to the Fig Tree Rapids walking trails, morning yoga class and one return scheduled shuttle to Port Douglas per day.
- Extra person rate
Extra Person rate applies when staying in the same suite with a minimum of two guests (subject to maximum suite occupancy).
- Airport transfers
Private vehicle transfers between Cairns Airport or nearby Port Douglas and Silky Oaks Lodge may be arranged with a preferred operator. Helicopter transfers from Cairns Airport to Silky Oaks’ helipad may also be arranged. Additional costs apply for all road and air transfers.
- Special dietary needs
As Silky Oaks Lodge is situated in a remote destination, it’s essential to advise any special dietary needs at the time of reservation. We will do our best to tailor menus accordingly whilst providing opportunity to enjoy a diverse range of premium regional produce. Should notice not be provided in advance, our chefs will endeavour to prepare suitable meals with the ingredients available. We regret we are unable to prepare meals requiring strict religious observance in the preparation.
- Payment policy
A credit card is required to confirm a reservation. Full prepayment is required one month prior to arrival. We accept Visa, Mastercard or American Express or direct deposit. Payments by Visa or Mastercard attract a 1.6% surcharge; payment by American Express attracts a 2.47% surcharge (surcharges subject to change).
- Peak season deposit policy
All bookings over the Christmas/New Year period 22 December to January 3 inclusive, must be secured with a non-refundable deposit of one night’s accommodation within 14 days of reservation.
- Cancellation policy
Bookings may be cancelled or amended prior to one month from arrival without forfeiture. Cancellations and booking amendments received within one month of arrival forfeit all monies paid.
No refunds or credits can be given in the event of non-arrival, any unused services, or unused nights due to travel and/or weather disruption. For peace of mind, we recommend you protect yourself with comprehensive travel insurance to cover any cancellation fees.
- Child policy
Silky Oaks Lodge welcomes children ten years and over.
- Group policy