Rainforest Estate – Tranquillity in the Tropics
82 Santacatterina Rd, Finlayvale QLD 4873, Australia
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Description: “Lush woodlands, manicured gardens and lavish tropical architecture combine to form Rainforest Estate an opulent oasis located near Port Douglas, where the rainforest meets the reef in Queensland’s north. Bordered by the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest and Atherton Tablelands, this secluded resort-style four-bedroom, six-bathroom residence is set on nine pristine acres – every inch a picture-perfect interpretation of tranquil urban sophistication.
Occupying an impressive 450sqm of internal, plus 350sqm of external living space, entry to the master residence is via a cavernous lobby and light-filled atrium area, the highlight of which is a spectacular two level indoor waterfall that cascades into the large reflection pond below. An open plan living, dining and gourmet kitchen area comes complete with wet bar, island bench, 2000-bottle wine cellar and additional internal and external amenities for food and beverage storage and preparation, including an outdoor BBQ cabana that resides beside the estate’s 14m x 12m solar-heated lagoon-style swimming pool.
Fully equipped with state-of-the art technology the property’s impressive technological features include a Bose four-zone home entertainment system incorporating a surround sound home theatre with a 75” 3D Smart TV; a video and audio distribution system that allows all digital free-to-air, satellite and in-house DVD and music channels to be accessed from all screens inside and out as well as a home security system that allows access to the retreat’s automated gates via intercom.
The dwelling’s large timber deck leads onto an elevated boardwalk that meanders through the gardens and comes to a stop outside the self contained two level guest pavilion, outdoor hot tub, shower, gym, office and garage.
Built to the same exacting standards, the guest wing includes a second kitchen, lounge, large bedroom with additional sleeping space, two ensuites and a large outdoor verandah from which to drink in the incredible mountain views. Trek further along this impressive space and you will find a large shed that includes a fully equipped home office and gym, additional storage facilities and hangar-style garaging for up to 10 cars or for boat, caravan or jet ski storage.
Ideal as a lifestyle retreat, with easy access to Port Douglas, the beautiful Daintree and stunning Great Barrier Reef, Rainforest Estate’s impressive amenities mean it is ripe for use as a venue of choice for the lucrative wedding or luxury accommodation markets.
- Majestic mountain vistas
- Extensive indoor and outdoor entertaining areas
- Solar heated swimming pool, cabana & gymnasium
- Gourmet kitchen with wet bar & 2000 bottle wine cellar
- Separate self-contained two-level guest pavilion
- Cedar outdoor spa and shower
- Hangar-style garaging
- Helicopter pad
- 15mins from Port Douglas and just 60mins from Cairns International Airport
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 6
- Address: 82 Santacatterina Rd, Finlayvale QLD 4873, Australia
- Listing agent: Unique Estates
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