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The Epiphyte Bed and Breakfast

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Adelaide, Australia
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Our party of three had a fabulous 3 nights at the Epipyhte B & B. The managers, Trish and Kevin, were charming and helpful and went out of their way to make our stay in the Daintree truly memorable. The views from the verandah are magnificent and the well tended tropical garden setting just right. Our room was comfortable and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

How lucky were we to stay at The Epiphyte B & B. Set in beautiful manicured gardens this was a magic place in the Daintree Rainforest. Our delightful hosts,Trish and Kev were very welcoming and provided us with much information about the many local attractions. They made all the bookings for us so we could maximise our experience in the...

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Rockhampton
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked 4 nights at this B&B for our honeymoon after reading the amazing reviews on Trip Advisor. On our arrival Trish met us and showed us our room, which was the Golden Orchid Cabin away from the house. After driving 9.5hrs we wanted to head to bed, but instead met the resident golden orb spiders which...

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Matthew W, Manager at The Epiphyte Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are truly sorry you were disappointed in your stay at the Epiphyte B & B as we pride ourselves on providing our guests with the highest level of service, comfort, cleanliness and environmental sustainability possible in a sometimes challenging environment. The Daintree is an iconic, beautiful World Heritage rainforest but it is also somewhat...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the cabin. Interim proprietor Trish was charming & highly knowledgable. Bed was very comfy. Location is amazing otherworldly, prehistoric and picturesque. Living or staying in this region is challenging though, stock up on cash (and possibly groceries) in Mossman, and say goodbye to the internet for the duration.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My family (myself, husband and 13 yo son) stayed for 5 nights at the cabin at The Epiphyte in mid Dec 2016 and loved it. Our one-bedroomed cabin included a full-ensuite bathroom and an outdoor basic kitchen, while the nearby gazebo with its comfortable chairs and hammock and amazing view over the rainforest was the perfect spot to enjoy a...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Where to begin ! I was not aware when I booked the 2 nights that Epiphyte that it was "off the grid", my mistake I didn't read it all. However, that was one of the best things about it. We booked for 2 nights but ended up staying 3 or 4....we would have stayed the entire 9 days we were...

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Mechelen, Belgium
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My wife and I have been staying for 2 nights in Matt's Epiphyte B&B. It was one of the highlights of our 2 month travel through Australia. The place is really amazing. It has a fantastic open living room / living space with kitchen, with the most beautiful views on Thornton Peak and the surrounding Daintree Rainforest. Supercosy with plenty...

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

When looking for a place to stay around the Daintree, I came accross the Epiphyte B&B and thought "this is the place for me". When getting there, I was wondering if it would live up to the reviews and pictures from Trip Advisor, and let me tell you... the pictures do no justice to how amazingly beautiful this place is....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The cabin was spacious with a large balcony, high-ceilinged bedroom, and impressive bathroom for a remote, off-the-grid location. Matt was a fantastic host, happy to share his knowledge of the area and always making us feel welcome. Also, his exotic fruit breakfasts were unique and delicious! The grounds of the property are beautiful and we felt very close to nature.

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Dungog, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

a return visit to what can only be described as a piece of heaven. Matt and his staff provide a warm welcome and informative incite into the Daintree region. They can provide local info on what to see and even book for you if necessary. The breakfast is outstanding with local fruits and toast that you can spread with a...

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Beautiful Daintree rainforest accommodation near Cape Tribulation just 5 mins from lovely Cow Bay beach and overlooking the World Heritage Daintree national park. The main accommodation house is Queenslander style and has four en-suite rooms (single, standard double and large double/family size) each with private balconies, a large open-plan living area and extensive verandahs...the perfect place to relax and have a 'real' holiday!. For couples or small groups looking for even more privacy or independent accommodation, the Golden Orchid Retreat is a gorgeous self-contained cabin separate from the main accommodation house with views across the orchard to Noah's Range. Operating on solar power and rainwater as much as possible, the Epiphyte B&B has landscaped gardens to explore, views to take in and rainforest at the back door. Beautiful Cow Bay, where the rainforest meets the sea and reef, is a short drive away. A home away from home, The Epiphyte is airy, casual, friendly and breakfast featuring seasonal fruit is included in the room tariff. Help yourself to tea, coffee or a cool drink anytime. Play games, read a book, take in the stunning mountain views, swim, snorkel, visit the free board walks and/or join one of the many tours available in the Cape Tribulation, Daintree Coast area e.g snorkeling, fishing, canoeing, 4WD trips to Wujal Wujal, jungle surfing, night and day walks in ancient rainforest. It's a beautiful place to stay any time of year!! We'd love to share it with you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Epiphyte Bed and Breakfast

Address: 22 Silkwood Rd | Daintree Coast - Cape Tribulation, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Daintree Region > Cow Bay
Price Range: RM373 - RM566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Epiphyte Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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