£105 / night
Price for guests, Nights

Tabu Bed and Breakfast. Cairns Bed and Breakfast – Home 6620649 B&B

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Tabu Bed and Breakfast. Cairns Bed and Breakfast – Home 6620649

  • B&B
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner


Tabu is located in the foot hills of Cairn's rainforest. An exclusive pavillion style room (1 only), opens onto a furnished deck with a view of the exotic tropical gardens. Guests have their own private entry to their room.

Your accommodation has a comfortable King Size Bed, personal ensuite and is fully air conditioned. Your room boasts fine designer linen, quality towels, coffee, tea & ironing facilities, the barbque is available if you wish to 'fire up a feast'.

The serene azure pool is set amongst cool plantings of Mangos, Lychees, Bananas, Gingers and Palm Trees and is designed for your own private enjoyment.

A self served continential breakfast of fresh tropical fruit, baguettes/croissants & muesli for your enjoyment on your deck or in the garden.

Tabu is located 10 mins drive from the airport and 15mins from The City Centre of Cairns, set in the leafy rainforest of Freshwater. Local community shops include an exquisite French artisan bread & Patisserie and are easily reached within a quick walk. Tabu is situated a 3 minute walk from the Freshwater station which is your hop on point for the famous “Kuranda Rail” journey.

The local bar/hotel provides a large menu, occasional entertainment and courtesy bus to and from the venue.

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Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Super King Bed
  • 1 En suite


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Shared garden
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Fridge
  • Kettle
  • Iron
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Housekeeping Included

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


Check in time: 14:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through HouseTrip using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Yes, smoking allowed


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 2 weeks before check-in.

2 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 2 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

Mark V.
Average reply time:
2 hours 3 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar updated:
26 Sep 2020
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


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Guest reviews

37 reviews

Very Good

“Beautiful and peaceful accommodation close to Cairns with welcoming hosts”

Reviewed 24 Jan 2020

I had the pleasure of staying at Tabu B&B for two nights in January 2020. The room is spacious and beautiful with a private patio overlooking the tropical garden. This is also where Fairlie serves… More

“simply the best”

Reviewed 11 Dec 2019

Ein Traum von B&B bei liebenswerten Gastgebern. Die seperat gelegene Unterkunft liegt in einem paradiesischen Garten, das Frühstück ist einmalig mit frischen Früchten, Joghurt, Brot… More

“Fabulous holiday stay”

Reviewed 14 Nov 2019

This was a fabulous place to stay, and I would highly recommend it for couples wanting a romantic break from home,,or, as we did, some luxury accommodation during our month long holiday.

“Felt at home in paradise.”

Reviewed 15 Jun 2019

I booked my stay by reading the reviews just like you are probably doing and was delighted I did. I received a warm and friendly welcome from the hosts, and my room was sensational overlooking and sur… More


Reviewed 10 Jan 2019

Beautiful bed and breakfast.Lovely gardens.Mark and Feileen were wonderful hosts.They were very helpful with giving my daughter and I ideas on tours to take in the area. The breakfast was wonderful, … More

Owner's reply: Hi Susan. We were so pleased to meet you and Alex.Hope our paths cross again sometime in the future! All the best for you two.

“Great and unique”

Reviewed 5 Sep 2018

Great hosts. The garden is stunning. Even if you are not a plant person, prepare to be impressed by the garden. The room is clean and spacious. Breakfast is good and plenty, but truly continental.


Reviewed 1 May 2018

Tabu Bed and Breakfast is a wonderful place to stay. Although the property is not very large, it is secluded and makes you feel like you are in your own little paradise. Mark and Fairlie are wonderf… More

“Lovely setting”

Reviewed 1 Apr 2018

Mark and Fairlie were fabulous hosts who were very helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast each morning was great and we looked forward to it each morning. The garden was something to rea… More


Reviewed 23 Feb 2018

Gorgeous place. Your room is a one bedroom private little bungalow with a fresh air garden bathroom - walls and roof but open to the elements up top. Table and chairs under a covered porch surrounde… More


Reviewed 14 Jan 2018

First off, if you think this place is beautiful online wait till you see it in person!! Absolutely beautiful! This was our very first place to stay in Australia and I'm not sure how the rest of o… More

Owner's reply: We would love to catch up again too!! M and C. Thankyou for your very kind offer and it was our pleasure to help you enjoy your stay. We wish you all the best in your beautiful part of the world. :)

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How do I find more info about the property?

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Send Mark (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

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If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Mark the owner's contact details or send them a message.

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You can also request a quote from Mark (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

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How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Mark (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Mark (the owner) before booking?

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If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage my booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

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How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Mark (the owner) a message.

If Mark (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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