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Driftwood Mantaray Holiday Apartments

4.0 of 5 Condominium   |   65 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Abu Dhabi
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a really comfortable apartment. Nothing flash but very comfortable and well equipped. The beach is a stone throw and so are all the shops and restaurants in town. We hired a bike and found everything easy to get to from this location.

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Edmonton, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were a little disappointed on arrival to our room. Very run down and grubby. We had to sweep the floor before we settled in. We also need to wipe over surfaces such as the tables and kitchen bench. We ran out of toilet paper after one night (we wouldn't mind if we had full rolls to start off with)... More

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We recently stayed here and thought it was the worst apartment we had ever stayed in. It was dark, dingy, and drab with very tired and dated furnishings. We needed the lights on inside even on sunny days. We had a cramped terrace (no balcony). The ambience was so poor we didn't want to eat there for lunch or dinner.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was our third stay at this venue. A great location and have enjoyed the previous times, but now never again. Our room was very run down we did not get the unit we booked and the staff who are located off site did not really care! The management company is under receivership management so that seems to have destroyed... More

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Melbourne, Victoria
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This place is really well located between 4 Mile Beach and Ports main shopping strip. The 3 bedroom unit (unit 9) we stayed in was comfortable enough, got good morning sun and had good AC throughout - furnishings weren't great, but were serviceable. The pools were too small, shallow and cool, and the spa is really a small toddler pool... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Three of us stayed in a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom unit, which was great for keeping costs down, both for the room and for food. Each room had a fan and A/C unit, though the weather was a bit chilly so I never tried the A/C. The kitchen was very nice, with plenty of cookware and utensils and basic appliances, though no... More

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

We were 5 in our group and we stayed in a 3 bedroom unit. The unit was spacious and clean although the furnitures are a bit dated. There was an aircon unit in the living/dining kitchen area ( its an open plan layout) and in the 2 rooms. The 3rd room only had a ceiling fan which may be a... More

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Herberton, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed in Apartment 5 which is on the first floor, the noise of people moving around from the apartment above was extreme. Very noise apartments. Facilities reasonably clean, excellent location. Have stayed here before on top floor and would only stay again if assured of top floor.

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Westminster, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Great location between the beach and restaurants and shops. The pictures for unit 16 made it seem much nicer than it actually is. Desperately needs a fresh paint job--it just seemed dirty because of the scuff marks all over the walls. The hot tub on the deck seemed about 30 years old--wouldn't touch it and the deck was much smaller... More

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Llysfaen
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12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

We have booked again to arrive in port Douglas 2014 July . This will be our second visit cannot wait . My wife and I will meet my sister in law and her partner they live in Melbourne . The apartment is really central so close to shops and restaurants and is really well equipped . Look forward to arriving... More

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Additional Information about Driftwood Mantaray Holiday Apartments

Address: 65 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Amenities:
Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #42 of 55 Specialty Lodging in Port Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Driftwood Mantaray Holiday Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 17
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
These tastefully appointed fully self contained apartments are ideally located just a barefoot stroll from the Coral Sea and within easy reach of the aromas and colour of Port Douglas' main fare - Macrossan Street. Here you will find renowned galleries, cafes, restaurants and boutique shopping. Each apartment contains full kitchen facilities with a dishwasher and microwave, ceiling fans, air conditioning, private laundry, hair dryer, DVD, television and balcony. ... more   less 
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