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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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Trinity Beach
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

By the Sea Apartments are well positioned on Macrossan Street close to the beautiful Four Mile Beach and within walking distance to shops and Restaurants! I loved the "Retro" decor with colourful beach theme throughout! As the summer approaches By the Sea is well positioned to catch that cool sea breeze whereas the other end of town can be quite... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Port Douglas and second stay at " By the Sea" . The team are fantastic. Always friendly and offer great advice and help on things to do and see. The location is just as it says....2 min walk to the beach and all the main cafe's and shops are no more than 5 minutes... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a cute cosy for four nights. We hired a car and explored the region by day. The great thing about this hotel is its location right on Macrossan Street so at night we left the car and walked down the street for dinner and drinks. The beach is so close it was easy for an early morning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at By the Sea for 3 nights in October 2014. We chose this accommodation as it seemed to be a great mix between self service and customer service....we were right. Situated at the beach end of Macrossan St, you are a one minute walk to the beach, and all food and shopping is right at your fingertips in... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose By the Sea based on the great reviews we had read and it really lived up to it's reputation! It has a great location, literally a 2 min walk to the gorgeous 4 mile beach and close to the restaurants and shops. Rooms are bright, airy and tidy. We had a superior sea view room and had a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wendy and her team should take a bow for the outstanding service and amenities on offer at their unique 'hotel' by the sea. It was an absolute delight to arrive and see that things are even better than they appear on the web photos, We chose By the Sea because we wanted a holiday that was different to the 'beige'... More

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful find. From the start the staff were fun, lighthearted and friendly. All the beach equipment you could ever need from eskies through chairs and beach balls were all included. There were quirky little lighthouses and interesting metal animals and shapes everywhere, but not kitsch. The we had unit 1 which we were told was very small and... More

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location, location, location (1mn walk from 4 Mile Beach / 1mn walk to the south-end of Macrossan St)... For this reason and more, we found By The Sea to be the ideal stay during our visit to Port Douglas. The facilities provide all that you need (free wi-fi, unltd beach towels, board games, movies, laptops, iPads for hire, pay washer/dryer,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four sisters and a brother-in-law all agreed this was a terrific place to stay. The owners have thought of everything with beach equipment to borrow, shopping trolleys!, DVDs and lots more, and all free. what's more all in excellent condition. The staff will even book your tours and get your boarding cards for you! The rooms are terrific. By the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By the Sea Port Douglas is a perfect place to vacation. Everything you need and things you didn't know you need are provided free of charge.The staff succeeds in making every moment perfect. The rooms are modern, updated and clean.It is as close to the beach as you want to be. We highly recommend it to everyone.

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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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