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Thala Beach Nature Reserve

4.5 of 5 Private Road | 5078 Captain Cook Highway, Oak Beach, Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia (Formerly Thala Beach Lodge)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here in march 2005, going back a bit! Stayed for a week received an instant up grade to a ocen view hotel as it was in stinger season.you have to be there to understand its like paradise.so tranquil. The bungalow s were clean.the food was good, had two picnic hampers which were nice if they still make them... More 

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

We had a wonderful stay at Thala during Xmas and New Year. The resort was clean, quiet and we felt like we were living amongst the treetops. Our bungalow was number 24 and perfectly secluded and very well appointed. Bathroom was huge and the bed was comfortable. The reception staff were very friendly and we hired a car which they... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thala Beach Nature Reserve is an amazing retreat away from the crowds. All the staff are really friendly and helpful. We had lodge 37 for three nights in January 2015 with a view of the ocean. We walked down to the beach hoping for a light meal as one of us is quite a fussy eater and there was not... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night at the Thala resort passing through to Port Douglas but we are glad we did. On arrival the lovely staff organised our check in while we sat overlooking the ocean with a complimentary welcome drink and enjoyed the views. The pool fit in with being a nature resort - lots of trees and plants surrounding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed at Thala for a week over the new year. We had a wonderful time, the views from the restaurant were amazing and the food was lovely. The rooms very clean and spacious. Worth a visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 5 nights over Christmas 2014 and really enjoyed our time there. It was just before the start of the wet season. We received a complimentary fruit drink upon arrival that helped take the edge off the heat (that we were unaccompanied to). The views from the open sided lodge were amazing. Our bags were in our bungalow (#73)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so impressed with Thala Beach Nature Reserve. We arrived before the check-in time and the staff were more then accommodating. We were given a delicious refreshing welcome drink and shown around the resort. This place is so peaceful and relaxing. All the staff are so friendly and pleasant. The rooms are so quant and beautifully furnished. The pools... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love everything about Thala! The location is amazing. The rooms are cozy and have everything you need. And the views from the sea view bungalows- divine!!!! The food was awesome. I enjoyed a private seafood picnic basket on my deck one evening. Dinner in the dinning room was also delicious! And thanks to Jill I even managed to try... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently returned from a quick visit to Thala and loved it. From the moment we arrived our experience was nothing short of amazing. The staff always greeted you with a smile and looked after us like royalty. Our bungalow (#32) was in a perfect position, not too far from the pool, bar, restaurant and the views were spectacular. Perfect for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had 8 days at Thala Resort. The views beautiful, beaches amazing, food fantastic, staff wonderful - exercise value great. The resort was fully booked but you would never have known. If you are looking for peace and quiet, this is the resort for you!

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Address: Private Road | 5078 Captain Cook Highway, Oak Beach, Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia (Formerly Thala Beach Lodge)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas > Oak Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Thala Beach Nature Reserve 4.5*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
Thala Beach Hotel Port Douglas
Thala Beach Resort
Thala Beach Lodge

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