Packages

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.

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.

Inclusion 1

Tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant matched with wines daily

Inclusion 2

Signature sunset drinks hour and snacks daily

Inclusion 3

In-suite bar with a selection of local treats and beverages, replenished daily

Inclusion 4

Daily morning open air yoga to suit all fitness and experience levels

Inclusion 5

Exclusive access to Fig Tree Rapids walking trails

Inclusion 6

One return scheduled shuttle to Port Douglas per day

Inclusion 7

Use of lodge facilities including lagoon pool, gymnasium, electronic bikes and snorkelling equipment

For winter warmers

Winter. Your way.

Head north to the tropics this winter with cool 20% savings for two-night stays or more at the Daintree Rainforest’s luxury bolthole Silky Oaks Lodge. Queensland winter’s warm days and cool nights are the perfect temperature for enjoying a forest walk, a refreshing dip in the Mossman River or a reinvigorating treatment in the tranquil Healing Waters Spa. Wrap up the day with tropical sunset drinks and take in fresh local dining from the open-air Treehouse Restaurant, its ceilings reaching for the green treetops 

Minimum stay

  • 2 nights

From $1,040 per night
in a Rainforest Retreat

PACKAGE TERMS

PACKAGE TERMS

Winter. Your way. package terms

Available for sale until 13 July 2024 and valid for travel until 31 August 2024, subject to availability. Direct bookings only. Minimum two-night stay. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Offer not combinable with other promotions and applies to new bookings only of four (4) suites or less per night. Certain dates and suite categories may be excluded.

TWO BONUS ADVENTURES

Rainforest to Reef

Embrace the lush, jungle-style surrounds of the Daintree from your luxurious base at Silky Oaks Lodge and make the most of North Queensland’s magnificent rainforest-to-reef region with two bonus reef and rainforest adventures on any three-night stay, year-round.

  • The First Nations Ngadiku Dreamtime walk at Mossman Gorge: a 90-minute Indigenous guided walking discovery of the Daintree Rainforest with return transfers
  • Full day Great Barrier Reef cruise with Sailaway, including lunch, snorkelling and return transfers

Minimum Stay:

  • 3 nights

From $4,500
in a Rainforest Retreat

PACKAGE TERMS

PACKAGE TERMS

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.

STAY LONGER + BONUS EXTRAS

Signature Silky

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

Minimum stay

  • 4 nights

From $1,170 per night
in a Rainforest Retreat

PACKAGE TERMS

PACKAGE TERMS

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.

STAY 3 NIGHTS + BONUS EXTRAS

Classic Silky

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

Minimum stay

  • 3 nights

From $1,170 per night
in a Rainforest Retreat

PACKAGE TERMS

PACKAGE TERMS

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.

PERFECT FOR A SHORTER STAY

Baillie Escape

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

Minimum stay

  • 2 nights

From $1,300 per night
in a Rainforest Retreat

PACKAGE TERMS

PACKAGE TERMS

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

Our Policies

Essential information for reading prior to your stay.

  • Maximum occupancy

    Per suite in existing bedding
    Rainforest Retreat: 3
    Treehouse Retreat: 3
    Treehouse Premium: 4
    Riverhouse: 3
    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

    At Silky Oaks Lodge a group is defined as five or more suites travelling together. As an intimate property, some special conditions apply to group bookings. View our leisure group policy.

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Destination

Seasons of the tropics

Part of the Wet Tropics of Queensland World Heritage Area, the Daintree climate is characterised by two distinct seasons: the dry season and the green season.

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Stay

Luxury lodgings

Forty guest treehouses styled with contemporary furnishings and local timbers offer a peaceful retreat and views of the Mossman River or the rainforest, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the natural theatre of the surrounds.

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Destination

How do I get there?

Silky Oaks Lodge is 20 minutes’ drive from Port Douglas (22 km) and 80 minutes’ drive north of Cairns Airport (78 km). Cape Tribulation is 68 km north of the lodge.

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