Cassowary prides itself as being an exemplary world-class boutique facility accommodating guests' comforts and desires while being sensitive to the environment. Cassowary has been awarded a five-star rating for energy efficiency thus contributing to a reduction in the Cassowary's carbon footprint. Here you will find a luxurious, fully self-contained retreat nestled in a serene natural setting.
From its elevated position Cassowary offers a spectacular vista dominated by features such as Mt.Demi and the majestic Thornton's Peak in the heart of the Daintree. Just 15 minutes from the internationally renowned resort town of Port Douglas, and 40 minutes to the Daintree River Ferry, Cassowary is the ideal base for exploring the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage-listed rainforests, the Daintree National Park and also to enjoy the amenity of Port Douglas.
From the high-end teak imported furniture, colorful accents and fabrics to the Dana- series oil on canvas art pieces. The artist, Dante Palmes, resides in the Philippines and his Dana series is a vibrant collection that captures and brings the lush beauty of the rainforest into your suite. Cassowary featured in the top 50 Interiors in Australia - House & Garden Collector's Edition, October 2009. Most recently Cassowary was selected as a showcase for the "Eat, Play & Stay" TV show, and is featured in the "Beautiful Accomodation" publication.
Cassowary can be defined as an ecologically sound concept that has resulted in a superb fusion of elegance, luxury and environmental sensitivity.