Poinciana Lodge is one of Cairns' most historical significant estates, located high in a secluded Edge Hill position that borders the Botanic Gardens and famous Red Arrow track. Originally built in 1904 by pioneering Cairns businessman Henry MacDonnell, this spectacular home has links to many important events in Cairns history and is the oldest existing house in Edge Hill.
The private driveway to this captivating residence winds up the mountain through the hectare of tropical rainforest and terraced gardens. A delicate blend of elegant, luxurious modern amenities are brought to life by a comprehensive newly completed restoration. Meticulous attention to detail with the finest quality finishes including a gourmet kitchen, rainforest timber floors and smartly updated interior, combined with period lighting, exceptional leadlight features and all modern conveniences unite to make this residence exquisite.
It is such a luxury to find an acreage property at the pinnacle of Edge Hill with breathtaking views yet easy parking for a multitude of vehicles. Poinciana Lodge provides total privacy from the outside world and is the city's best-kept secret.