Port Douglas - Rainforest Havens


Shangri-La is the perfect place to escape to a safe haven. Positioned in gorgeous Whyanbeel Valley just 25 minutes north of Port Douglas. Shangri-La is nestled in a valley of pure beauty, this holiday home accommodation has a classy and tranquil charm.

The stone walled, French provincial design accommodates eight guests in intimate surroundings. Positioned on 30 very unspoiled acres, soak up the sunshine on the decks of the heated 20-metre infinity pool and fix your eyes on the magnifient views of the Daintree Mountains. Choose from one of the four indoor bedrooms or sleep out with the stars in the poolside cabana. The rainforest holiday home has its own Vichy Spa.

Your senses will be inundated as soon as you enter the 500 metre winding drive through a coconut and mango grove dotted with reams of exotic trees.   Shangri-La features a 20 metre 30 degree heated wet edge lap pool with magnificent views of the Daintree Mountains.

Reading, breathing the mountain air, swimming, exploring the captivatin valley on bicycles, taking a swim in a mountain stream, long walks through the unspoiled gardens Shangri-La offers. Unbelievable views to dine by with the mountains luring the sun to bed in amazing sunsets. An exquisite private Heaven… absolute isolation.

Shangri-La services available:

  • 4 bedrooms (2 king, 1 queen, 1 single and +1 king day bed for nature lovers under a Balinese style cabana)
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Vichy spa treatment room with private vichy table and spa therapist on call
  • Fully equipped European gourmet kitchen including gas cooking, espresso machine, ice making refrigerator and dishwasher
  • Fully ducted air conditioning and ceiling fans in all bedrooms
  • Outdoor dining in 3 settings
  • Undercover BBQ area
  • Saltwater swimming pool, electrically heated (heated in winter months only, June - Sept)
  • Full laundry facilities
  • Children most welcome
  • TV, satellite TV, DVD/CD surround system and an abundance of books
  • Wireless broadband internet connection (charges will apply for excessive uploads and downloads)
  • A library to while away your lazy days
  • Decks to sunbathe
  • 30 acres of grounds
  • All linen including beach/pool towels are provided
  • A complimentary mid stay cleaning service is provided for stays of 8 nights or more
  • Day excursions and car rental can be arranged
  • In house catering, massage treatments, baby sitting and car rental can be arranged
  • Private yoga sessions available

Shangri-La Location:

In a hidden valley in the most elite area of lifestyle properties. Just 25 mins from Port Douglas, 15 minutes from Mossman and 85 minutes from Cairns. The Whyanbeel Valley is home to the world famous Botanical Ark and tropical flower and fruit orchards.

* Minimum stay of 5 nights. Maximum number of guest at this luxury holiday home: 8