Cairns Luxury Escapes

Cairns luxury escapes:

Escape to the heart of the rainforest where your romantic accommodation blurs the line between inside and out. We invite you to experience the ultimate getaway retreat.

We have 2 perfect villas sleeping up to 13 guests each – Wanggulay and Wanggulay Too. Both are the ultimate in 5 star luxury, nestled in the World Heritage rainforest of far north Queensland. If you want a luxury escape near Cairns and Port Douglas to get away from the every day hustle and bustle, you’ve come to the right place.

1. Wanggulay: This luxury villa is a stunning Balinese inspired home that sleeps up to 13 people – 8 people in four double / twin bedrooms, plus room for five more on pullout sofa bed / roll aways.  Its the best of luxury holiday living in the rainforest canopy; 15 minutes drive from Cairns.

2. Wanggulay Too: This villa is located right next door to Wanggulay and is slightly larger with five bedrooms. It also sleeps up to 13 – you can book for 8 and increase that to 13 when the in-laws decided to come.  You can book one or both properties. We have the flexibility to accommodate any number of people in your group.

See below for more features of our spectacular Cairns luxury escapes.

Cairns luxury escapes : Getaway 5 star rainforest hotel

Why Wanggulay for your Cairns Luxury Escapes

There are so many reasons why our Wanggulay villas are the best choice for your 5 star getaway. We’ve summarised just some of them below. To see all features of our Wanggulay and Wanggulay Too 5 Star Cairns Accommodation, click here or click here to enquire about your 5 star stay with us.

  • World Heritage Listed Rainforest on your doorstep

    Cairns fishing holiday accommodation near rainforest Our 5 Star Cairns Luxury Escapes accommodation is near both Cairns and Port Douglas, and is totally unique. Where else can you be 15 minutes from a small craft harbour and also have pristine rainforest at the bottom of your garden that stretches as far as the tableland and beyond?  You can walk through tall trees to waterfalls and rivers for natural swimming. You will fall in love with Wanggulay villas so much, you’ll never want to leave!

    You’ll never tire of things to do at Wanggulay – see here to receive our Wanggulay travel guide

  • Stunning 5 star Interiors to getaway from it all

    Cairns fishing holiday accommodation stunning balinese interiorsWanggulay is filled with exotic Balinese furniture, polished hardwood floors, elegant fabrics, handsome statues and lush tropical plants. From the moment you walk into this pole home, you will be transported into another world as this luxury hideaway blurs the line between indoors and out. The bedrooms and balconies overlook the rainforest tree-tops so you really feel like you are staying in a 5 star tree house you may have dreamed about as a child. There is also 2 x 20m Wooden Balconies and a River Viewing Platform, as well as a romantic daybed for two on the balcony that can be enjoyed by couples and children alike. In the bathrooms, there are fragrant frangipanis floating in a bowl and a luxurious ensuite bathroom with a spa-bath. Divine!

  • Luxury BBQ to relax on the wide verandahs

    BBQ cook fish on balcony Cairns fishing holiday accommodationWhile there are many local restaurants to enjoy nearby, if you’re a foodie, or have a family to entertain, the big advantage of staying at Wanggulay is its kitchen. Whether it be breakfast in bed, a BBQ on the balcony overlooking the rainforest, or a gourmet feast for 20, our kitchen is equipped with the very best appliances and gadgets for you to impress.

    The 6 Burner Stainless Steel Barbecue on the balcony makes cooking a pleasure as well as stress free. There’s nothing like pool-side dining in your own private home overlooking the rainforest to get away from it all.

  • Child Friendly activities

    Cairns fishing holiday accommodation

    Wanggulay is such a perfect place to stay for a Cairns Luxury Escape that you could choose to do nothing all day long. While you may be tempted to, who can resist the action activities made especially for kids? Send them swimming in crystal cascades, hiking in the river gorge national park, mountain biking, go karting, you name it. Even go white water rafting with your mates. What a way to spend a wonderful weekend.

    See here for our 5 star reviews from families who’ve stayed at Wanggulay.

  • Other Facilities

    Cairns fishing holiday accommodation executive deskCairns Luxury holiday accommodation features all the amenities you’ve come to expect from a 5 star hotel such as fast wifi access, Apple TV, Netflix, a Media Room and more.

    High quality bed linen and towels are provided as standard, and there is a fully-equipped laundry as well as dry cleaning facilities, in case you get grubby out on the boat.

    The property also has air conditioning and heating installed.

Free Cairns Travel Guide

Discover all the best local Cairns attractions in this free eBook worth $39.97.

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Free Cairns Travel Guide

Discover all the best local Cairns attractions in this free eBook worth $39.97.

Download instantly.

Availability and Pricing

View dates and pricing for your stay at Wanggulay or Wanggulay Too

Book now cairns fishing holiday accommodation

Have questions? Contact us

We’ll help you coordinate the perfect holiday.

Contact us here.