Sustainable Daintree Rainforest Accommodation

Wait-a-While Eco Retreat

Daintree Rainforest Accommodation
Your Rainforest & Reef base
Eco Tourism Certified

Nestled within the UNESCO-listed Daintree rainforest

Discover a pristine hideaway shrouded amongst the ancient, majestic Daintree rainforest and experience something truly special. At Wait-a-While Eco Retreat, immerse yourself in nature while still close to Port Douglas and all it has to offer! Reconnect with your surroundings and indulge in some much deserved down time – we guarantee you won’t regret it! Our passionate commitment to this unique environment will ensure an unforgettable visit.

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The Property

Recharge with this sustainable holiday experience – enhance your spirit and find harmony between comfort and nature!

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Relax and Discover

This region has something for everyone, from exotic wildlife to coral reefs. Relax and discover this beautiful area today.

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Get in Touch

Need to get in touch with us? We have a variety of ways for you to do so – contact form, phone number, location map and email.

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Guest Reviews

The property was absolutely beautiful it was in a very secluded calm location, The property is clearly loved and well maintained the pool was a very awesome bonus! We found the locals very friendly. Overall we really enjoyed our stay in this property we will definitely be back one-day. The kitchen had everything we needed the drinking water filter system was an awesome touch. The owner was very accommodating and responsive when needed.


Fantastic property in the most amazing setting. A real retreat full of natural wonders.


Our group of 5 thoroughly enjoyed our stay particularly the pool it was like swimming in the jungle ( in a good way)

beautifully presented, sparking clean

very private amazing location


Beautiful home in lush rainforest,

Fully equipped with plenty of space . Cow bay isthe most scenic in the area. Tip: the nearest place for supplies is the servo 10 minutes drive up towards cape Tribulation.


What we supply


High Speed WiFi
Undercover Parking
Hotel quality Linen
Towels bathroom amenities
Washing machine
Fully equiped kitchen
Outdoor eating & BBQ
Coffee Maker
Visit the Daintree in style

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Escape to a sustainable getaway in the Daintree Rainforest! Our unique off-grid accommodations offer creature comforts and WiFi, all within your own private oasis.

+61 (0) 419 242 546
445 Buchanan Creek Rd, Cow Bay, 4873