We were lucky enough to be the first ever paying guests at ‘The Barn’, a house built some 25 years ago by the mother of the current owner, Frank. On arrival our breath was taken away by the house and its spectacular location.
The house is beautifully designed and built predominantly of timber. The living area is massive with soaring cathedral ceilings over two stories in height. The inclusion of extensive banks of windows and bifold doors creates a wonderful connection with the surrounding rainforest and views to Cow Bay.
The property has an exceptional feeling of exclusivity – we could have been the only two people in the entire world, with not a sign (or sound) of any other humans or human habitation to be seen. Just the ocean and the ancient rainforest, although the activities and attractions of Cape Tribulation are not far away and are easily accessible.
The master bedroom on the top level is also huge with even more spectacular views if that were ...