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Kuranda Villas - Villa 2

USD 700 - 950 per week

Description

Villa 2 has three bedrooms, which will sleep up to 7 people. The sleeping configuration consists of a queen size bed, three king single beds and a double sofa bed.

For families with very young children there is a portacot and highchair available, upon request. We also have a removable bed guard for young children who are sleeping in conventional beds.

The villas have been tastefully furnished and the kitchens are well-equipped with all the necessary crockery, cutlery, glassware, cooking utensils and pots and pans. We also supply extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar, soy sauce, salt & pepper, locally grown tea and ground coffee, and sugar. Complimentary Port is provided and guests who book two nights or more receive a bottle of Australian sparkling wine on arrival.

Overview

Property Interior
 Microwave  DVD Player  CD Player
 Stereo System  Kitchen  Living Room
 Laundry room - washer/dryer  Cooking Stove  Fridge
 Oven  Toaster  Cookware
 Electric Kettle  Hair Dryer  Tea Sets
 Tumble Dryer  Cutlery  Freezer
 Utensils  Iron & ironing board
Property Exterior
 Parking  Barbeque  Deck/Patio
Far North Queensland is located in the tropics of Australia. The village of Kuranda is located in the rainforest 330 metres above sea level in the Cairns Highlands. The climate is cooler and less humid and just 30 km from Cairns up the scenic Kuranda Range Road with views overlooking the Great Barrier Reef. Kuranda was founded in 1876 and inhabited by the Djabugay aboriginal people. Tourism began in the area at the beginning of the twentieth century and became very popular in the 1960's with the "hippie" generation for it offered a fabulous location for their alternative lifestyle. Kuranda is surrounded by World Heritage listed wet tropics rainforest with approximately 1,200 species of flowering plants, 800 of which are rainforest trees.
Enjoy The Barron Falls and treetop boardwalk, as well as bushwalks within the rainforest around the village. Travel on the Kuranda Scenic Railway in the afternoon to Freshwater and then return to your accommodation in Kuranda on the world famous Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Meet the largest collection of free flying birds in Australia at Birdworld Kuranda. Cuddle a koala, feed kangaroos and wallabies, see snakes and crocodiles at the Kuranda Koala Gardens. Marvel at the amazing tropical butterflies in the walk-through rainforest enclosure at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Take a Kuranda Riverboat Cruise on the Barron River, located below the Kuranda Scenic Railway. Visit the Original Kuranda Markets and Heritage Markets. Taste the delicious Kuranda Home Made Tropical Ice Cream which is produced in many flavours from vanilla to dragonfruit. Go for a refreshing swim at the Kuranda Aquatic Centre. Half an hour's drive west from Kuranda is Mareeba where the rainforest meets the outback. Below is a list of just some of the things you can do in Mareeba and beyond:- Visit The Cairns Wildlife Safari Reserve, which has rhinos, bears, hippos, lions and other big cats within its 140 acres. There are coffee plantations and a mango winery where you can relax and taste their products. Go birdwatching at the Mareeba Wetlands aboard a canoe or electric boat. Visit the towns on the Atherton Tableland and the many majestic waterfalls, such as Millstream Falls at Ravenshoe and the crater lakes of Eacham and Barrine. Visit Mungalli Creek Bio-Dynamic Dairy at Millaa Millaa where there are free cheese tastings of their award winning cheeses. See Chillagoe's limestone towers and caves formed from ancient seas and reefs.
Sports:
 Golf Course On Drive
 Tennis in town
 Watersports
 Waterpark
 Horse Riding
 Fishing
Great for:
 Walking holidays
 Rural / countryside retreats
 A winter sun break

Nearest travel links

Airport: Cairns:25 km
Railway: Kuranda:0.2 km

How to reach

Kuranda Villas is at 12 Barang Street, Kuranda. If driving by car from Cairns, once you've turned off the Kennedy Highway into Kuranda, take the first turning on your right into Barang Street. Follow the road over the crossroads of Barang Street and Thongon Street. Kuranda Villas is the third property from the corner on the right. If you are taking the Kuranda Scenic Railway or the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to Kuranda on arrival in Kuranda turn left into Arara Street and then the first street on your right is Barang Street. Kuranda Villas is on the left hand side of the road about three-quarters of the way down.

Further details

A deposit is required to secure any booking.

Holiday Rental Conditions

A refundable bond is required for long term bookings.

Holiday Rental rates

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Rental prices originally quoted in : USD
Period NameFromToWeekly
Rate
Minimum
Stay
Group
Size
Night Rate
Week Weekend
Period Name 9/15/2008 3/31/2009 700 1 Night 2
140 140
9/15/2008 3/31/2009 750 1 Night 3
160 160
9/15/2008 3/31/2009 800 1 Night 4
180 180
9/15/2008 3/31/2009 850 1 Night 5
200 200
9/15/2008 3/31/2009 900 1 Night 6
220 220
9/15/2008 3/31/2009 950 1 Night 7
240 240