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 canapés 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
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 with French Champagne on arrival and lodge restaurant and spa credits.
Enjoy generous standard inclusions plus:
- French Champagne on arrival
- $100 Healing Waters Spa treatment credit
- $100 Treehouse Restaurant dining 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 credits offering the chance to plan a long lunch in the Treehouse Restaurant and refresh in the Healing Waters Spa.
Enjoy generous standard inclusions plus:
- $50 Healing Waters Spa treatment credit
- $50 Treehouse Restaurant dining 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 stanard inclusions:
- Tropical breakfast and dinner in the Treehouse Restaurant matched with wines daily
- Signature sunset drinks hour and canapés 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 canapés), 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 2022 to 3 January 2023 and 22 December 2023 to January 3 2024 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 prior to one month from arrival without forfeiture. For cancellations within one month of arrival all monies will be forfeited. No refund can be given in the event of non-arrival, any unused services or unused nights due to flight and/or weather disruption. We recommend you protect yourself with travel insurance.
- Travelling well during a pandemic
It’s wonderful to be able to travel again after a pause due to the pandemic and we’re looking forward to welcoming you to stay at Baillie Lodges. Reference our information guide to help you travel safely and as advice for action in case you or your companion tests positive to Covid-19 during a stay at Baillie Lodges. View our Travelling Well guide here.
- Child policy
Silky Oaks Lodge welcomes children ten years and over.
- Group policy