he Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartments offer quality 2 bedroom self contained serviced apartments in Yorkeys Knob - your luxurious, beach holiday home away from home with views across to the sandy beach and out to the sparkling waters of the Coral Sea.
Ideal for families, groups of friends holidaying together, sporting groups or corporate business travellers looking for either short or long term accommodation, the Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartments are situated on Yorkeys Knob Beach, which is acclaimed as one of the best beaches in Far North Queensland, only a 10 minute drive from Cairns International/Domestic Airport.
The Yorkeys Knob Beach offers over a mile of secluded golden sands fringed by swaying tropical palms and the blue waters of the Coral Sea. Your apartment provides magnificent views over the golden beach, which is patrolled and netted during the summer months, making the beach swimmable all year round.
Only a five minute walk from the Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartments is the local shopping precinct, comprising an IGA supermarket, post office, beauty salons, video store, liquor store, Gem Rent a Car, take-away, Italian restaurant etc. Local reef trips and other tourist tours can be booked along the beachfront, with most operators offering a door to door service from the Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartments. A regular city bus service also operates daily from the Esplanade of Yorkeys to the Cairns CBD.
Closeby are the Yorkeys Knob Marina Club, Half Moon Bay Golf Club (18 holes, par72), Kite Rite (offering kite surfing hire and lessons), Go Kart Racing, the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, AJ Hacket Bungy Jumping. It is 5 km from Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park while the Atherton Tablelands is a 1 hour drive.
Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartments offers quality 2 bedroom 2 bathroom self contained serviced apartments accommodation for up to five guests. The master bedroom has a queen size bed, private en suite bathroom and walk-in robe; while the second bedroom has 2 single beds which can also be configured as a king bed. It also has a walk-in robe. The study alcove has a fold out bed and a second wide LCD screen TV. Both the second bedroom and study alcove adjoin the second bathroom.
The open plan living/kitchen/dining room boasts a large gourmet kitchen with Caesarstone bench tops and all modern appliances, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave etc. The comfortable living area features large relaxing couches TV, stereo, DVD etc, along with indoor dining for 6. Views onto the private terrace and across to the beach can be enjoyed from the kitchen/living area. The beachfront terrace has a BBQ and an outdoor dining suite for 6. The apartments are fitted with ceiling fans throughout as well as being fully air-conditioned. Enjoying delightful sea breezes all day, the apartments are located on the ground floor and are fully wheelchair accessible.
With private and direct access to the outdoor resort swimming pool, the Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is the perfect destination for your next vacation.
Further guest facilities and services include FREE on site car parking, BBQ facilities and entertaining area, non smoking throughout, FREE cot hire and facilities for disabled guests. Children under 2 years STAY FREE OF CHARGE when using existing beds.
Northern Greenhouse Apts and Backpackers (formerly the Shooting Star Apartments), Cairns offers affordable 3.5 star backpacker and studio apartment accommodation in the heart of Cairns within easy walking distance of restaurants, cafe's, bars and clubs.
The Northern Greenhouse is an ideal destination to experience the best of tropical North Queensland! A purpose built world-class facility designed for the 5 star backpacker, The Northern Greenhouse offers resort style accommodation plus all the standard features you have come to expect. We pride ourselves on ensuring The Northern Greenhouse offers a memorable, friendly and secure environment. International students, tourists families and working holiday makers welcome! Enjoy our affordable accommodation whilst exploring Cairns and Far North Queensland.
Accommodation at the Park Regis Piermonde Resort consists of spacious family sized 2 and 3 bedroom fully self contained apartments complete with everything that you would need to make your stay in Cairns relaxing and enjoyable. The Park Regis Piermonde is located In the heart of the Cairns city centre, directly opposite the new Cityport development. The Park Regis Piermonde is know for its unique features which include a large resort-style pool, beautifully landscaped recreational areas, generous apartment balconies most with harbour and city views and a convenient location close to cafes, restaurants and shopping.
The Daintree Rainforest Retreat is a small 3 star boutique motel situated in the heart of the World Heritage listed Daintree/Cape Tribulation National Park, proud winners of the 2005 Douglas Shire Council small business award for Developing Sustainable Enviromental Communities - Winner of the Prestigeous Sustainable Environment Award. Running almost entirely on clean and quiet energy from the sun, the retreat is carbon neutral. The Daintree Rainforest Retreat does NOT have noisy generators to disturb your enjoyment of this unique forest by the Coral Sea. Daintree Rainforest Retreat is located 11kms north of the Daintree River Crossing in the heart of the beautiful rainforest in an area known as Cow Bay. Cairns Airport, the International gateway to Tropical far North Queensland connects to Cow Bay via the sealed, all weather Cook Highway and the famous picturesque, Daintree River Ferry crossing. The Daintree Rainforest Retreat Motel rests on 2.5 acres of tropical gardens in which lives a wide variety of wildlife that often come to visit guests whilst they are relaxing or enjoying a barbeque. The tropical gardens hold many botanical wonders such as the many varieties of bromeliads, orchids, king ferns, vanilla trees, huge fig trees, spectacular vines etc etc and is a very inviting relaxing place, to while away some time. The motel suites reflect the environment, with bright airy decor and high quality inclusions. The Retreat prides itself on cleanliness and good service. All accomodation has delightfully high ceilings, 24hour POWER, comfy queen size bed, ceiling fans, TV, a kitchenette with microwave, jug, toaster, china & cutlery and cooking equipment, sofas, as well as a private ensuite bathroom and spacious verandah furnished with cane chairs. The Daintree Rainforest Retreat further features a large saltwater swimming pool, which is open till 10:00pm and a wonderful outside covered BBQ area, providing a free gas BBQ with all cooking utensils. If you are lucky enough to bring back a Barramundi or a reef fish, please feel free to make use of our free gas B.B.Q. If not, perhaps buy a crocodile, kangaroo or beef steak to grill on the BBQ yourself! The pristine Cow Bay beach, only 5 minutes by car, a delightful bike ride of 15 minutes or a leisurely stroll of 30 minutes is typical of Far North Queensland, where the RAINFOREST meets the Reef. Get away from the crowded beaches of the south, stretch out on our golden sands to add to your tan or sit back and enjoy the scenery under a shady tree only metres from the water. Cruise the beautiful Daintree River or Coopers Creek, photographing unique wildlife including saltwater crocodiles. meander along the Jindalba, Mardja or Fan Palm all weather board walks will enthrall as you pass huge trees centuries old, and tiny delicate ferns some dating back millions of years. For the more adventurous, climb the Tree Top Tower at the Daintree Environment Centre ,where you can take in every level of the forest right up to the canopy some 23 meters (75ft) high. Adventure to a Croc Spotting tour or a Night Tour of the Jungle. But no holiday to Far North Queensland would be complete without a trip out to the Great Barrier Reef. The Retreat is happy to organize and pre-book your tours to ensure you don't miss out, providing a full tour booking service. (Great discounts available)!!