The Cassowary

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    • Beautiful architect designed 5 bedroom luxury retreat
    • Impressive eco credentials & award winning interior design
    • Contemporary open plan living spaces & designer kitchen
    • Tropical surroundings & views across Daintree National Park Rainforest
    • Serene infinity pool & outside deck area with barbecue
    • Library, Gym & Games available for guest use


Located 15 minutes from the internationally renowned resort town of Port Douglas, The Cassowary is a luxurious fully- self-contained luxury retreat nestled in a serene natural setting. From its elevated position Cassowary offers a spectacular vista dominated by features such as Mt.Demi and the majestic Thornton’s Peak in the heart of the Daintree. Comfortably accommodating up to 10 guests, with a provision for a further 4, this beautiful home is ideal for families or groups of friends wishing to spend some quality time together. 

Boasting a truly idyllic setting, The Cassowary is an ideal base from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage-listed rainforests, the Daintree National Park and also to enjoy the amenity of Port Douglas.

This one level modern home is in a secluded location that allows you to take in the stunning mountainous views whilst relaxing and unwinding in complete privacy. With a sleek and modern interior this beautiful home boasts an open plan living style with floor to ceiling windows and multi-fold doors that open out to a wrap-around covered walkway, offering you stunning views from every room.

The open plan designer kitchen is fully equipped and the modern design perfectly complements the lounge and dining area right next to it. In addition this idyllic retreat also boasts its own gym for those who wish to stay in shape and wet-edge swimming pool, ideal for a cool dip while taking in the stunning views of the Daintree rainforest. 

Cassowary boasts five bedrooms in total including; two queen size suites complete with walk in robe, marble bathroom, private balconies, water features and views of the lush rainforest; and two suites each with twin single beds. There is also the grand master suite or honeymoon suite that boasts an elegant four poster teak bed, a beautifully appointed ensuite bathroom with a spa bath and a private outdoor rain shower.

Read more in our review of The Cassowary: An Indulgent Retreat At One With Nature.

24 Hour Booking Confirmation

Upon confirmation of rates & availability, you will pay the operator directly according to their own terms & conditions.

The Cassowary may charge additional fees not shown above. Please see the information below for further details.

Accommodation Information

Type: Houses & Villas
Confirmation: On Request
Check In: 15:00
Check Out: 10:00
Min. Nights: 3-4
Max. Guests: 14
Child Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: Yes
Events: Maximum 40 guests - conditions apply
Beds: 2 Queen, 4 Single


Payment: Direct to operator
Currency: AUD
Fees: Venue hire fees apply for events - enquire for details
Deposit Amount: Full payment at time of booking
Payment Methods: Visa, Mastercard
Balance Due: At time of booking
Terms & Conditions: Your booking will be made directly with the operator according to their regular terms & conditions.


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Air Conditioning Kitchen Gym
Barbecue DVD Player Games
Laundry Facilities Movie Selection Meeting Facilities
Pay TV Spa Bath Entertainment System
Television Bath Wheelchair Access
Internet Swimming Pool Oven
Fridge Library Parking

Optional Extras

In-house Catering Spa Treatments Private Chef
Local Tours Massage Treatments Private Yoga

Note: Accommodation facilities, inclusions, fees & payment information is subject to change without notice. If you find any incorrect information, please let us know.

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