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Port Douglas Retreat

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   31 - 33 Mowbray Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for nine nights recently and I was very happy with the experience. The location is great, easy walking distance from Macrossan Street, the Marina and Four Mile Beach. The room is a reasonable size, I was on my own but it wouldn't have been a problem for a couple. The bathroom is large and the shower is large... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My partner and I had a four night stay at Port Douglas Retreat in July. The room had everything we needed and it was an easy stroll to the Marina, to town or to the beach. However our room at the front was very noisy and we were woken up at 6.30am on three of the four mornings by traffic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We have just returned to Sydney after a week's stay at the Port Douglas Retreat. We were delighted with this choice - lovely welcoming reception area, attractive tropical environment and the rooms were great. Comfortable bed, plenty of space, good bathroom, lovely balcony and perfectly adequate kitchinette. I can't understand people complaining about not having clean towels or room service... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The location being close to Macrossan street is what made us pick this place. The room was clean and had a nice balcony. The kitchenette is well equipped and the washing machine room worked perfectly. The manager does give advice about the activities that are available in Port Douglas such as diving and snorkeling trips and the reception wall is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We had a very nice experience at Port Douglas Retreat! Traveling from the US, I was nervous about confirming accommodations and transportation and in my overzealousness sent not one, not two, but THREE emails to confirm. David, the manager, kindly responded each time to assure me and even joked about it when we checked in! The location was great, about... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My daughter and I recently spent several nights at The Retreat. Designed for adults but minutes walk from 4-Mile Beach, the marina and the delightful Macrossan Street, the studio apartments are not large but clean and comfortable offering a seating area and a kitchenette, good sized shower-room (no bath), and a balcony with dining table and a good clothes airer... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I booked direct due to reviews stating that this was mainly for adults as we didnt want young children running around due to school holidays. We got a quiet, reasonable priced and central accommodation, exactly what we were looking for. This venue is not the most dazzling of accommodations but it is clean and compact, with a very comfortable bed.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here in early July and were welcomed by David and Joyce the property managers. The studio apartment had all of the facilities that we needed four our 4 night stay. It is only about a five minute to Four Mile Beach and about the same to Macrossan Street. Would happily recommend this property to visitors to Port Douglas

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Anglesea, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We are just at the end of a 4 week stay . This complex is handy to everything and managers David and Joyce are welcoming and efficient. This complex has all necessary features for a most enjoyable Port Douglas stay and we still have all our arms and legs! Sue and Les.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

lovely place, very helpful staff and spacious room with all the facilities. we arrived the day after a cyclone and were due to be staying in Daintiness but couldn't get there because all the roads were shut. we went to the port Douglas to plead our case and hope they would let us move forward our booking with them. well... More

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Address: 31 - 33 Mowbray Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Douglas Retreat 3.5*
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IDEAL ACCOMMODATION IN PORT DOUGLAS. Port Douglas Retreat Holiday Accommodation offers self-contained studio apartments in Port Douglas, Far North Queensland, Australia. Perfect holiday accommodation for couples or single travellers. EXCELLENT LOCATION. Port Douglas Retreat Holiday Accommodation is superbly located just a few minutes' walk to Four Mile Beach or Macrossan Street and Marina Mirage. VISITOR INFORMATION. With an in-house tour desk and local knowledge, your hosts can help create your wonderful Port Douglas experience. ... more   less 
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