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By The Sea Port Douglas

4.0 of 5 Condominium   |   72 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Archipelago Apartments)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Dorset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a few days here in late November. Brilliant location right next to a fabulous beach and within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants. All the ladies are really helpful. Rooms are clean and really well equipped. The extra freebies were endless and the free wifi was appreciated.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a Superior Sea view apartment. I'm not sure if it's worth the extra for the view as most of it is blocked by the trees. The location of the apartments is good as they are at the quiet end of the street. All of the extras they offer such as beach chairs, bikes and DVDs are excellent if... More 

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Boonah, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a lovely 3 days at By the Sea. The staff are so friendly made us feel so at home and that we had new friends. All the free extras we got made our stay much more enjoyable. Everything has been so well put together we loved our stay there and didn't want to leave. We will be... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Feels like you're staying with friends. The staff are fantastic, professional but very friendly. Everything to have a fun and relaxing holiday was thought of at no extra cost. We did not expect to see the latest release movies available for free and they were! A good way to relax after a long day of shopping, touring, etc. Highly recommended... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This would have to be one of the best places we have stayed. The amazing staff who are so friendly and helpful. The room was lovely and having a BBQ on your own deck was great. The beds were so comfortable and we loved all the little knickknacks around the place. So handy to the beach and shops and loved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at By The Sea with our little daughter. The hotel was absolutely fantastic - friendly staff, great location and everything you could hope and wish for in terms of holiday equipment (esky, beach equipment, towels) was free to borrow. We cannot recommend By The Sea highly enough to any future travellers!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location - very quiet apart from the noise of the ocean lapping on the beach (only joking) Great beds, wonderful pillows and even better service by all the Managers of First Impressions (girls at reception)

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Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are planning a trip to Port Douglas then look no further for a place to stay than By The Sea, you will not be disappointed .The position is spot on,close to the beach and only a short walk to the many bars shops and restaurants . The girls are fantastic, nothing is too much trouble and they make... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since this hotel was not very pricey and I couldn't tell a whole lot from the pictures, my expectations were not super high. When we got there, the staff was friendly and very helpful! They had everything on site that you could think of, beach chairs, fun floaties for the pool, beach towels, a huge DVD collection of very recent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here with my eldest daughter as a get away before she leaves for Uni. The place is brilliant, great location & rooms. The girls at the desk are excellent....so happy & friendly & they truly seem to love their job. I will def be back with rest of my family in tow!!!!

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Address: 72 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Archipelago Apartments)
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
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Hotel Class:4 star — By The Sea Port Douglas 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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