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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 3 days ago
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for 7 nights. Perfect location, right on the beach. Staff were exceptionally friendly, available and offered great advice for local attractions. They were really able to help us plan activities that suited our needs and booked everything for us. We stayed 2 nights in the studio apartment and 5 nights in the rainforest terrace. Both rooms were very clean... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a single parent, travelling with three children, I was impressed from the moment we arrived. Not only were we directed where to park, but also, Amanda assisted with the groceries, to our room. We stayed in the canopy room, looking out into the surrounding topical gardens.....perfect. Loved the accomodation, with the split level, with the kids preferring the first... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great! The room, the people, the location....just awesome. They offer to borrow for free so much stuff that normally you would have to take or buy like ice, eskies, dvd's, ipad, laptop, bikes, beach towels, books, beach chairs, the list just goes on and on. Walk to marina, shops, restaurants and beach. We will definitely return.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights - was out all day but very suitable for overnight purposes (the pillows were dreadful however - way too big). Unfortunately booked a room 'overlooking pool' which was not at all attractive and at times noisy with other guests playing music off personal device. Quick walk to restaurants and 4 mile beach. Free beach towels and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at By The Sea Port Douglas last week with a group of 5 others and was blown away by the place. It was one of the friendliest, most well equipped hotels/resorts I have stayed in. All the staff were lovely and extremely helpful. The place itself is full of quirky art and ornaments which makes walking around it... More 

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Southampton, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had three nights at this amazing place. the first two nights we had been upgraded to a Seaview and kingsize room. a huge comfortable bed, a kitchen, a balcony with view to the sea and on to the pool, including a barbeque. All that was very lovely already. all rooms here have free Wi-Fi, there is underground parking (believe... More 

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Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth trip to Port Douglas and our third stay at By The Sea. Once again, By The Sea did not disappoint. What makes this accommodation exceptional is the staff. The team go the extra mile to meet every request and are always cheerful and pleasant. They are a font of knowledge about local attractions and restaurants, and... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decorated like beach huts in bright colours, pictures of dogs in deckchairs and sunnies, bikes in pastel shades, beach toys, a large DVD library, every colour chair and stool; this place conveys fun and helpfulness. The girls were very helpful, nothing any trouble (bookings or recommending activities, visits, restaurants etc). We had a superior room with sea views and spent... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at By The Sea Port Douglas for 10 days with my husband and 17 month old daughter. The location is perfect - about a 2 minute walk to Four Mile Beach in one direction, and the other direction leads straight to Macrossan Street's shopping, dining and bars. The staff at By The Sea were very helpful and friendly,... More 

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newcastle uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate to stay 5 nights from 17th December 2014, lovely place to stay, girls were very helpful and friendly, facilities very good and prime location for visiting this beautiful region of Australia. Our son is staying at By The Sea in February we hope he has as good a time as we had.

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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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