Our swap request is fulfilled.

Lovely 3 Bed home in Cairns, Australia

We offer a 3 bedroomed villa in a 4 star resort, just 100mtrs to beach. The Resort has great facilities: a gym, sauna, tennis court, 2 pools, lap/beach pool, BBQs, childrens playground and front office tour desk. A cafe provides fully cooked English or American style breakfast if you wish to have a morning off cooking.

We are 40 minutes to beautiful Port Douglas and 20 minutes to Cairns and airport. We have 2 bathrooms a full laundry/Kitchen with dishwasher. 2 TVs, DVDs, internet, air con and fans. 1 bedroom has ensuite with queen bed, the other two have 1 double and 1 queen bed respectively. Enjoy Breakfast/Dinner sitting on the Patio overlooking the tropical gardens with a glass of champagne. Bikes, fishing gear and a car are optional and available for use. Trinty Beach is between Cairns and Port Douglas, between the Rainforest and the reef.

Tour companies will pick you up at reception and take you for your adventure, whether it is Heritage Rainforest, The Great Barrier Reef, or the beautiful Tablelands with the giant Catherdral figtrees. Paradise Palms (world standard) golf course is a 5 minute drive as is cable skiing and the Kuranda railway/Skyrail. Trinity Beach has 7 restaurants, local shops and is 5 minutes away from the local shopping centre.

There are many National parks within a short drive for you to explore the many walking trials, or swim in the cool clear swimming holes like Mosman Gorge, Crystal Cascades or enjoy a Jazz filled evening at Lake Placid. On the Esplande in Cairns there is a lagoon pool and terrific childrens playground and water park.

For families without children Cairns Offers a Casino, and World Class dining/diving in a spectacular setting. We are near many world class diving spots like Cod Hole. In Winter June/July we can get close and personal to the visiting Humpback Whales.

Only 40 minutes drive and you can explore coffee plantations and tropical fruit farms. Or if taking a leisurely cruise around a volcanic lake is more your style we can also accomodate with Lake Eacham being only a drive up the Kuranda range through Heritage Rainforest. Please see the website listed below for more photos. Or see www.viator.com.au for attraction ideas in cairns and costs. Click on Australia Cairns.

Please follow website for more photos of surrounding area. http://picasaweb.google.com/aust3458

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • Pet Care required

Cairns (HE19914)

Queensland,   Australia

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 6) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Sydney for new year would tempt us

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks


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Membership expiry date: 23 Jun 2009