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Port Douglas Retreat

3.5 of 5 31 - 33 Mowbray Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vatican City, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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Muscat, Oman
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18 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
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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Tucson, Arizona
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53 reviews 53 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
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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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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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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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
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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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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I booked this hotel direct due to it's savings for booking in May & it's ok reviews. As a solo traveller with no knowledge of Port Douglas and a budget I just wanted something simple, clean, close to the main strip & a decent price. Well I got it - It may not be the fanciest place I've stayed, the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

My wife and I stay here in May, nice and close to the Marina, the beach and main high. Good value for money, nice and clean rooms. Pool heated and nice area, could trim some of the trees to let more sun in but I suppose in summer might be to hot ??? would stay here again.

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Address: 31 - 33 Mowbray Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Douglas Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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