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Milkwood Lodge Rainforest Retreat

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We, and another couple, from Cairns decided to make the drive up to Cooktown for the reenactment of Captain James Cook's landing and enforced stayover, at what is now the township, after his ship "Endeavour" was holed on the reef south of the Endeavour River...More

Thank bdroney
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This place is about a five-minute drive out of town. The rooms are quite basic and some would say they are small, but we had three adults in one room quite comfortably. There is an electric hotplate, a toaster and a kettle, plus a fridge....More

Thank Greasypig
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

A small site, only 6 cabins, on the outskirts of Cooktown. Each cabin surrounded by tropical trees. Locum managers very accommodating and friendly. Cabin basic but clean and airy. Nice private veranda. No food onsite and a drive into town. Kitchen was a two-plate plug...More

Thank lizbythesea2017
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Well equipped in the rain forest, great aircon and friendly host. Great Barra at the Bowls Club. Don’t look elsewhere . Looking out through treetops one really communes with nature. Come and enjoy the experience as well as the two friendly “guard dogs”

Thank DavidThorntonH
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We visited the lodge for two nights, i was surprised at how close to town it was. It was very quiet and relaxing. The little lodges are split level which was fine for us. They are self contained but only with basics, your host is...More

Thank Flowerdog
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$105 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All the rooms are good."
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"Great views of the Hills & fauna."
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"Cabins closer to parking area wold be preferable"
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"All units are similar, but if you have mobility problems take the top ones."
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