Explore the listings below to research great places to stay. Each is recommended as they often have good birds and animals on grounds, are often close to iconic birding locations, and hosts are able to provide birding intel & assistance. Location of accommodations (and guides) can be found on the map below.
Atherton Tablelands Birdwatchers' Cabin
WONDECLA (Atherton Tablelands)
A Forest Retreat for birdwatching in the Atherton Tablelands, on the western side of Mt. Hypipamee National Park.
Cassowary House is a small family run guest house which lies in the world heritage tropical rain forests of Far North Queensland, within 30 minutes drive of Cairns.
Crater Lakes Rainforest Cottages
LAKE EACHAM (Atherton Tablelands)
Self-contained accommodation is set on the border of the Lake Eacham section of the Crater Lakes National Park.
Private Luxury Retreat offering unique rainforest accommodation near Julatten, in the Northern Atherton Tablelands.
Thala Beach Nature Reserve
OAK BEACH (10 minutes south of Port Douglas)
Thala Beach Nature Reserve is a deluxe family-owned eco and wildlife retreat with 58 hectares of native forest adjacent to secluded Oak Beach.
Villa Marine Holiday Apartments
YORKEYS KNOB BEACH (10 mins north of Cairns)
Affordable Eco self-contained Villas by beach, 10 minutes from Cairns, facing rainforest, wetlands. Our Visitor Information Centre has Cairns largest range of tours, maps and birding information. Open to visitors.