Itineraries

Foodie/Gastronome Day


Start your day with a view of our azure coloured Coral Sea under the 300 years old Melaleuca gum trees; savor a delectable dish from our RH breakfast al a carte menu, perhaps a Tablelands banana pancakes with thick toffee sauce, toasted almonds, hazelnut praline with fresh strawberries & whipped cream.

Add a coffee or champagne as a special holiday treat, just before you are personally picked up around 8am for your Cairns Paddock to Plate Experience. 

Enjoy a trip through the Tablelands, to indulge in the regions best Devonshire Tea at Lake Barrine. Learn how to make award-winning cheese & chocolates at the Gallo Dairy, tour & taste at a nearby macadamia nut plantation, lunch at a historic hotel, sip on tropical fruit wines & finish your afternoon with a affogato or espresso martini at Mareeba's finest Jaques coffee plantation.

You will be escorted back to your home away-from home, here at The Reef House, just in time for a light serving of our in-house complimentary canapés and Brigadiers' Bar punch.

 


Private Dining Deck - Delightful Degustation



Dressed in your finest resort wear and feeling like a food critique?


Why not reward your taste buds at a sunset seating of our signature Reef House amuse bouche, sea scallops & twice cooked pork belly, grilled tiger prawns, our signature crispy skinned locally caught Barramundi in a mild Thai curry sauce, perfectly seared rib fillet and then our gorgeous and luxuriously decadent chocolate mango pecan tart.

Each marvelously matched course with a perfect pairing of wines from our Reef House cellar.

 




Wellness Meets Indulgence











Rise with the sun, stroll along the soft sands of Palm Cove shallow shore line, then return to the Reef House for a organic tropical fruit platter and fresh juice at 27 Degrees (next to Reef House). Sit, relax, unwind and watch the beautiful locals and tourist alike promenading under the palms.

At 9am, it's time to connect your mind & body in an experience like no-other, Aqua Yoga in our warm mineral pool. Immerse yourself, soothe your soul and be guided by to the sounds of our resident hummingbird and waterfall. Our Savasana entails a restful head and feet massage to guide your through the day of Namaste.

Spend the remainder of the day, reposing by the pool, drinking cool liquids and eating fresh local light lunch of our signature calamari styled salad. Dressed in your luxury linen Reef House robe, take a stroll to our iconic and award winning Reef House Day Spa. For the next 2 hours, you will receive the ultimate journey, entwining rejuvenation for complete spa indulgence.

The Reef House Signature Spa ritual begins with a full body exfoliation massage steeped in an aromatic infusion of organic sugar cane, molten nut butters and cold pressed oils.  Followed by a hydration massage enriched with this seasons botanicals to replenish the skins natural hydration.  A botanical spa facial will double cleanse, tighten with deep clay exfoliation and vitamin C enriched emulsion massage.  Pure indulgence from head to toe.

 

Palm Cove Peddler


Feeling fit & healthy - put on your active wear, collect a vintage bike from our friendly reception team and peddle around our beautiful little village. The cycle track runs all the way along the Esplanade south along the boardwalk to Clifton Beach. You can stop-off at Coco Mojo's for a morning coffee or organic poke bowl full of goodness. Ride through attractive Argentea Estate, admiring the high-end tropical architecture.

For those with Olympic standard athletic legs, venture further across to Paradise Palms, circumnavigating the golf estate and back to The Reef House for a refreshing dip in our cool waterfall pool.

For the most adventurous, hire a professional road or mountain bike from our friends at Biked n Beached, challenge yourself at the world championship Smithfield Bike Trail along the coast from Palm Cove north to Rex's Lookout of a Great Barrier Reef postcard perfect vista.