Portland House is premier Cape York accommodation located at historic site Portland Roads, and offers self contained accommodation for up to 7 people. Your stay will be a highlight of your adventure experience at Iron Range. Enjoy cool sea breezes and breathtaking views of the Coral Sea from the open-plan living and patio areas of the house while relaxing with one of the many books provided.
The Mediterranean style courtyard, at the rear of the house, is a great place to enjoy your evening meals with friends while creating and cooking your gourmet pizzas in the wood fired Pizza Oven, or simply cooking a Snag on the Barbie.
This is a TV free zone; Laugh and be happy instead, as you and friends do a jig-saw, or play one of the many board and outdoor games provided. Free WiFi available.
Portland House, Cape York is an ideal base for exploring the greater Iron Range area.
Portland Roads is rich with history as a safe anchorage for the early exploration of the Cape, gold mining, and the defence of Northern Australia during WW2. Today, it is a launching point for small boats on these pristine, far northern areas of the Great Barrier Reef closeby.
Build your adventure as you explore the adjacent Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park rainforest. The natural wonders and endemic species of birdlife make this area so unique.
Iconic Chili Beach is located a short drive away and is a great place for a long walk, beachcombing, or to simply enjoy a picnic lunch with the family.
November 2023 - Luke, Andy & KA - QLD
Amazing hospitality from Sheree and Greg was the icing on the cake for a wonderful birding stay. November weather was hot but also cool overnight so the open plan and fans worked well. The flowers out front, sea breezes and abundant obliging birds made this a heavenly stay. Thanks again!