If you want a comfortable, quiet, private, stay in Cairns, close to Airport, City and all major attractions this property is for you!! Architecturally designed, you are nestled in one of the best streets in Stratford, zoned a "Character Precinct" with the expressed purpose of maintaining the beauty of this suburb that is full of original Queenslanders. Enjoy the privacy of a property that faces a tropical tree lined seasonal creek behind which is the wide open spaces of Stratford's park. Privacy for guests is maintained by our design with large breezy deck so you can soak up your rainforest vista. Enjoy a glass of chilled wine on the deck or take a stroll over the creek bridge to explore your surroundings or local shops and Resaruants which are just a few minuets walk away. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION A very short walk or even shorter drive will take you to Stratford shops where you will find a Butcher, Chemist, Supermarket, Hairdresser, Deli, Takeaway Post Office Thai Restaurant and family Hotel/Restaurant. A 3 minute drive will take you to our larger local shopping centre with a Woolworths, Hairdresser, family Hotel/Restaurant, Pizza, bottle shop, Thai takeaway, fish n chips, full medical centre, post office and much more. A 5 minute drive will get you to Smithfield, a major shopping centre with both Woolworths, Coles, K-mart and a vast array of variety stores, boutiques, hardware, coffee shops, takeaways and fast food stores. An 8 minute drive will take you to the CBD with shopping centres, Esplanade, Lagoon, Marina, and Restaurants. A 10-15min drive you can choose to visit one of Cairns many Beaches. A 50min drive spend the day at Port Douglas and enjoy all the beauty of this well known destination. A 2min drive will put you on the Kuranda Train to enjoy a day in the Rainforest markets (30min drive if you prefer). A 5 min drive will put you on Skyrail to Kuranda or enjoy Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Centre. A Variety of Little restaurants and the worlds best Pub are also minutes away for the dining out option. It is all at your doorstep waiting to be enjoyed. REEF AND RAINFOREST AT YOUR DOOR A short drive to the base of the Barron Gorge is Lake Placid nestled between the rainforest clad mountains in the picturesque gorge. A cool swim, paddle on canoe's provided up the river or a BBQ will feed your soul and refresh your mind. A 10min drive will take you to Crystal Cascades another very popular rainforest river experience, nestled in the Redlynch Valley with cool creek swimming spots in abundance; both quiet relaxing areas and a deep diving pools for the adventure seekers. BBQ facilities and picnic table are also available for a great day out.