Great Barrier Reef Hotels

Milkwood Lodge Rainforest Retreat


  • Free airport pickups
  • Breakfast packs
  • Discounts for on-site vehicle hire and longer stays


  • Small TVs
  • Some rooms lack Wi-Fi access
  • No restaurant
  • Fair way out of town

Published 07/21/2016

Fodor's Review

Six pole cabins oriented for seclusion provide breezy, split-level accommodation overlooking rain forest and bushland at this user-friendly tropical retreat. Cabins that aren't air-conditioned have ceiling fans; all have equipped kitchenettes, comfy beds, and large verandas. The Lodge's lush gardens are atwitter with bird life and have lovely views of Mount Cook—hike to the top for superlative views. Or stay put and chill under the waterfall in Milkwood's saltwater pool, relax by moonlight at the alfresco bar, and cook the day's catch on the guest BBQ. There's a helpful tour desk, and you can hire boats, dinghies, and 4WDs on-site.

Hotel Information


Annan Rd., Cooktown, Queensland, 4895, Australia

Map It



Hotel Details:

  • 6 treehouses
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 07/21/2016

View Great Barrier Reef Hotel Rates


Book A Hotel

Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all hotels in Great Barrier Reef

Add Your Own Review

When did you stay?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?





No Thanks