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Mungumby Lodge Cooktown

Mungumby Lodge Cooktown

Cooktown Accommodation  Mungumby Lodge is boutique lodge offering private bungalow accommodation set amongst the gorgeous tropical rainforest.  Located just south of Cooktown you can experience world heritage rainforests, famous Aboriginal Rock art, hiking, bird watching or just relax on your private patio and enjoy the sounds of the nature.

The main Lodge offers guests a friendly and relaxing place to enjoy optional tropical buffet breakfast daily, along with a guest library and lounge area overlooking the tropical gardens and pool.

Enjoy the tranquility of no mobile coverage, no television, no WiFi, and enjoy the serenity.

Note: All bookings are on a request for availability basis a confirmation will be sent once accommodation availability has been secured by our reservations team. Call for latest Cooktown Accommodation deals 1300 780 806

FROM $250* * Subject to Minimum Stay &
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Mungumby Lodge Cooktown

Accommodation Features:

  • Individual Timber Bungalows
  • FREE Continental Breakfast Daily
  • Ensuite with Shower
  • Private Patio
  • Fan
  • No Phone, Mobiles, WiFi
  • Tea & Coffee making facilities
  • Small bar fridge

Mungumby Lodge Accommodation

Garden Twin Cabin / Romantic Double Cabin  

Individual timber bungalows feature private ensuite bathroom and private balcony. Choose from a Queen Bed or 2 Single Beds.  

Superior Triple Cabin
Great Family accommodation with a Queen Bed and a single bed. Complete with  feature private ensuite bathroom and private balcony. 

Mungumby Lodge Facilities

Mungumby Lodge is fully accessible and open all year round. Surrounded by conservation reserves, World Heritage listed National Parks and neighbouring the famous Black Mountain National Park, the Lodge offers a unique private nature refuge.

Experience the wilderness in comfort of your own timber bungalow or unwind in the main Lodge with Guest Lounge and Library. After a day of exploring the region enjoy a relaxing dip in the Swimming Pool overlooking the tropical rainforest.

New Aussie Fire Pit & BBQ Pavilion offers guests a self-help grill overlooking Mungumby Creek.  The Homestead fridge is also available for larger items, along with plates, cutlery, glass ware and microwave in the BBQ pavilion.

Evening Meals are available at the Lions Den Hotel, 5 mins drive away.  Microwave meals are also available to purchase from the homestead bar.

Explore rainforest waterfalls (Croc FREE), wildlife spotting and embrace the knowledge of the Aboriginal culture all whilst staying at Mungumby Lodge,  an area of high cultural significance to the Kuku Yalanji people.

Visit Queensland's most famous Aboriginal Rock Art at Split Rock, Laura, accessible via sealed road from lakeland Downs.

Birdwatching at Mungumby Lodge is another favourite acitivity - with so many unique species in the region, and the elusive Victoria's Rifle Bird near the car park.  

Ensure to explore Cooktown's Historic Sights along with some great walking trails to experience the beauty of the iconic township.

Mungumby Lodge Dining

Enjoy a true Australian experience with dinner by the Aussie Fire Pit & Grill - with firewood stocked for guests to use you can cook your own bush dinner under the stars.

Pick up some local produce, fresh seafood, Tablelands Meats and salads at Cooktown Village to enjoy, or a short distance it the infamous Lions Den Pub to enjoy a meal out.

Mungumby Lodge Cooktown Weddings

Looking for a tranquil and intimate setting for your Rainforest Wedding? Mungumby Lodge offers an ideal setting amongst the tropical gardens and can cater for Wedding parties up to 30 guests.  


Located at Helenvale, Black Mountain approximately 25 minutes before Cooktown and 3.5 hours from Cairns via the inland road (sealed).  

Self Driving to Mungumby Lodge you have two options to Black Mountain either via the Inland Road which is sealed, or by the Coastal Road via Cape Tribulation which is 4WD only.  The 4km driveway of Mungumby Lodge is unsealed but suitable for 2WD May - January. During the months of February - April a 4x4 may be more suitable.

The Inland way (Mulligan Highway) is open all year but can experience road closures at McLeod River during the wet months.  Sign posts to Mungumby Lodge are well sighted along the highway.

Flights from Cairns to Cooktown operate 5 days a week and take approximately 45 minutes, these can be booked with your accommodation and approximately $270 per person return.  Private Charter flights can be arranged for Helenvale airstrip near Mungumby Lodge, along with private Helicopter charters.

Accommodation Facilities

* Fees may apply to these and other services

  • Swimming Pool
  • Fire Pit & Grill
  • Guest Library
  • Pet Friendly
  • No Telephones
  • No WiFi
  • No Mobile Coverage
  • No TV
Check In Time:

Check Out Time:

Reception Hours

7:30am - 7:30pm

Map Location

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388 Mungumby Road, Black Mountain, Cooktown, QLD

For Bookings Call Now!
1300 780 806

GPS Position (Latitude,Longitude):
-15.58749, 145.27972

* 35min Cooktown Village
* 50min Cooktown Airport
* 2hrs Cape Tribulation
* 5min Mangkal-Mangkalba National Park

Airport Transfers

Car Hires Airport Transfers

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be advised in writing. Cancellations within 48 - 24 hours of arrival attract 1 nights fee. Within 24 hours of arrival 100% fee applies. Packages - Cancellations within 48 hours of arrival incur 100% cancellation fee.

Children & Extra Bed

Unfortunately the property is not suitable for children under 6yrs.

Please note: There are currently no Specials available for this property.

Room Information

Hotel / Studio - 3 Options

Garden Twin Cabin

Room Facilities

  • Two Single Beds
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Shower
  • Hair Dryer
  • Private Patio
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Small bar fridge

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Romantic Double Cabin

Room Facilities

  • Queen Bed
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Shower
  • Hair Dryer
  • Private Patio
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Small bar fridge

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Superior Triple Cabin

Room Facilities

  • Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed
  • Ensuite Bathroom with Shower
  • Hair Dryer
  • Private Patio
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Small bar fridge

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