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Welcome to

daintree siesta

Your rainforest haven

Stay at our place

Relax and immerse in the amazing UNESCO listed World Heritage Daintree Rainforest. Daintree Siesta is a space where you and your family can relax, unwind, connect with each other and nature while treading lightly in a peaceful and awe-inspiring environment.

Formerly known as Lync Haven

Previous guests may have known Daintree Siesta as Lync Haven – come for another visit, explore and enjoy.

Camping & Caravanning

Daintree Rainforest Camping

The rustic rainforest campground has powered and unpowered sites – suitable for tents, cars, campervans, motorhomes & caravans.
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Cabin Accommodation

Air-Conditioned Cabins

Our rainforest cabins accommodate between two to five guests (queen, twin or family options). Equipped with tea & coffee making facilities, mini fridge, toaster and an en-suite bathroom.
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On-site
Restaurant

Licenced Tropical Outdoor Restaurant

Outdoor tropical dining in a rustic setting. Open for lunch 12-2pm and dinner 5:30-7pm most days - times may vary, bookings are recommended.
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Why stay with us

Travel at your own pace by staying at our place. The Daintree Rainforest is best enjoyed slowly to immerse and take it all in.

No sardine-style accommodation or camping

We don’t want our guests to feel packed in - either in our rainforest caravan park/campground or motel-style rooms. Enjoy the space and peaceful surrounds of the Daintree Rainforest.

Cosy comfort in the Daintree Rainforest

Our cosy rainforest rooms are ideal for you to switch off and relax. The motel-style accommodation comes with the basics you need and air-conditioning to keep you cool on balmy tropical evenings.

Enjoy the adventure & immerse in nature

Staying with us is about being in and experiencing the Daintree Rainforest – albeit with some creature comforts - and the awe-inspiring natural beauty that can be found here.

Enjoy exploring our on-site rainforest trails

Our on-site rainforest trails are exclusively for guest use and provide the opportunity to view ancient flora and vulnerable and endangered fauna endemic to the area.

Take the time to connect with yourself & others

Our shared campfires & Daintree Rainforest discoveries are ideal for meeting other guests & sharing stories. Enjoy switching off & enjoy your break from the hustle and bustle of regular life.

Ideal for groups and travelling workers

Our facilities are ideal for nature-focused group gatherings including extended & intergenerational family, school & tour groups. With flexible accommodation options to suit all.

Daintree Siesta Family

Our Journey

Welcome to our home - Daintree Siesta

and your home whilst staying in the oldest rainforest in the world!

Our family – Bruno, Tamara, Nicolas, Natasha and husky, Opi, moved here at the end of 2021 as part of the COVID tree changers movement although our slow journey to this change started a few years earlier. More about us.

We would love to share this amazing place in the UNESCO listed World Heritage Daintree Rainforest with you as you stay in either our cosy rainforest campground – suitable for caravans, tents, swags, campervans and motorhomes – or our comfortable motel-style air-conditioned cabins.

Our Philosophy

Daintree Siesta

Inclusion & Accessibility

Providing a range of accommodation options so everyone can experience a holiday in the Daintree Rainforest in line with their budget.

Environment

Appreciation of the UNESCO world Heritage listed environment in which we work. Staff complete the Wet Tropics Ambassador program and undertake local experiences with experts in their field.

Community

The north of the river Daintree community is small and complex, but one uniting factor is that those who live here love the place they live in. Find out more on what makes our community different.

Giving Back

We support a number of local initiatives. For every booking we give to Daintree Life, a local organisation which provides tree planting and revegetation services in the Daintree Coast region.

Campfire Stories

What our guests say about Daintree Siesta

Reduced Operations

Due to limited road accessibility & local attractions on the Daintree Coast post Cyclone Jasper, we have reduced operations for February.

🏡Accommodation is available for those undertaking repair works – please email us on welcome@daintreesiesta.com.au to make arrangements.

🍝Restaurant will be closed until 1st March 2024.

🏕️Campground is closed for bookings in February & early March until Douglas Shire Council provides an update on accessibility for campervans & caravans.