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Balboa Holiday Apartments

1 Garrick St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just returned from a glorious week in Port Douglas at the Balboa Holiday Apartments. This was our 5th trip to PD and our 1st at Balboa. This was definitely the best accommodation we have had. The apartment was clean, attractive and very spacious. The views of the sunrise and ocean from the balcony were great. The location is excellent... More

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Eudunda, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our whole family stayed at Balboa Holiday Apartments. Nine adults and 2 small children. Over two apartments The location is perfect right near the beach and main street. walking distance to most attractions. the apartments are magnificent like and tropical paradise feel. fans, swimming pool, outdoor pool and spar, BBQ, bathrooms nothing overlooked. the managers are very friendly and support... More

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andlyn49, Manager at Balboa Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you to all guests who have reviewed just recently. We have met some great people and love the fact that everyone is enjoying their stay in Port and in particular at Balboa Apartments. More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Balboa is the perfect spot in Port Douglas - it has huge balconies and is one of the few apartment blocks that has a pool that receives sunshine for most of the day. The apartments are spotless and spacious and the staff very friendly. We have stayed here twice now and have just rebooked for next year. Best apartments in... More

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Spacious, airy apartment, that was well appointed and very clean. Hosts very friendly and obliging. Only a small hot water cylinder so had to have short showers was the only down side. Close to beach and shops which suited everyone. Very good value for money for two couples. Would definitely stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

These apartments are truly perfect. We stayed here for 10 days and could have easily stayed more!! Balboa is in a perfect location - right near the beach and the Main Street. The rooms are spacious and very clean. The pool is nice and refreshing as well. We will definitely be back!! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

3 bedroom apartment was very spacious. Huge living, dining kitchen and great balcony with BBQ. It was the cleanest holiday apartment I have ever stayed in. Spotless. Bed was very comfy too! Close to everything. Perfect for families. The hosts arranged all our day trips, transfers etc, made our holiday stress free. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Excellent accommodation, Great spot and huge rooms!!!! We had bad weather though so we will have to come back ;) It is close to the beach and restaurants and shops. Best dinner ever at Salsa bar and grill its a must and also great meal at On the inlet. Yum!

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Only a vacant block separates Balboa from the 4 mile beach with all of the main street shops and eateries only one block in the other direction. Modern, spacious and self contained to the extent that you could move in and start living here with nothing else to add. Maintained to a high standard by very friendly and helpful managers.... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed in a great apartment, with great views for 7 nights. The apartment was a large 3 bedroom (2 bedrooms locked off, as only two of us). We had the run of this very large, spacious, airy apartment! Very peaceful, great pool (with the beach so close too). We always stay around this Garrick Street area and have stayed... More

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Castlemaine, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We were a group of 9 High School friends celebrating a significant O birthday! From my first enquiries nearly 12 months earlier Lynette and Andrew were extremely helpful. We had apartments 1 and 7 on the ground floor with only the pool separating us. We loved the spaciousness in each of the 3 bedroom apartments and all the facilities. The... More

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andlyn49, Manager at Balboa Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

We were delighted to have you all stay and in awe of the fact that you have been doing these togethers for so many years. Come again any time. More

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Address: 1 Garrick St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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