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BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn

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Portland, Oregon
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33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Unfortunately, we arrived late to this wonderful spot and had to leave early in the morning. The hosts were as friendly and helpful as could be and our family of five really appreciated the spacious family room and comfortable beds. I recommend it!

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Thank monkey_family4
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear monkey_family4, Thank you so much for your review and for recommending us. Hopefully you will be able to stay longer next time? Hope you enjoyed your trip up North? Kind regards Aidan & Alex More 

Sacramento, CA
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at this property for a week in early September. If you are not a big resort type of person, this is your place. And, for good reasons: Aidan and Alex are top of the line owners/managers. They will arrange all of your plans, tours, make recommendations for restaurants, and everything else you may need. No worries is the motto... More 

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Thank Sacramento_CALaurie
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Laurie, Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to write your review. It was a pleasure to meet you and to help organise your trips to the Daintreee, the reef and your food tour. And thank you for the feedback on that food tour as we will be recommending that to guests at... More 

Berkeley, California
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice little motel close to town. We pulled in late after a drive from Cairns, and were happy to land at the Lazy Lizard. Not pretentious, but comfortable, clean, and with lots of nice amenities (refrigerator, check! microwave, check! utensils! bowls! cutting board). J mentioned that the bed was unusually comfortable. Aiden was delightful when we finally met him (as... More 

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Thank matt h
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Matt H and J, Thank you so much for your 5 star review and thank you for choosing to stay with us. It was great to meet you both and so glad that you enjoyed your stay. And thank you for the feedback. It is only through feedback like yours that we can hope to improve. We are looking... More 

Greater Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very friendly helpful hosts who provide top local knowledge. Very clean, large rooms,can walk to beach and town though helps to have a car if weather is very hot.Relaxing enjoyable few days,thanks to our hosts.

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Thank Janice M
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Janice M, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and thank you for choosing to stay with us. In the quiet months, we like to get out and about to source what is new in the area and to experience all that Port has to offer so as to be able to give guests advice on... More 

Hastings, Australia
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic experience made all the better by to two great managers , there was not a thing that was to difficult . Service amazing , bikes ( free ) available to cycle into town or around Port Douglas , Pool always clean and fully serviced , ice available at all times and all bookings for our trips done very professionally... More 

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Thank Kevinononthebike
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Kevinononthebike :-) Great and appropriate name! Glad you both enjoyed your stay here and availed of the facilities that we offer. Numbers 2 & 3 bikes are awaiting your return! Thank you for staying with us and thank you for writing your great review. Hopefully see you both again next year? Kind regards Aidan & Alex More 

Mount Isa
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45 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This motel was exactly what two weary travelers were looking for. Reasonable price, comfy beds and perfect pillows. Accommodated our camper trailer, nothing was too much trouble. Front receptions Local knowledge and a friendly chat was the icing on the cake. Thanks!!

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Thank Lulu C
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lulu C, Thank you for taking the time to write your 5 star review and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Hopefully you caught up on some well deserved zzzzzz's? Great chatting and meeting you both. Hopefully see you next year when you travel north again?? Kind regards Aidan & Alex More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great motel with exceptionally clean rooms and friendly, helpful staff. Located close to the Marina and central tourist areas in town. Stayed for 2 days and wanted to extend to another night but the motel was full. The staff went out of their way to find us alternative accomodation.

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Thank Lyn T
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lyn T, Thank you so much for your review and we will pass on your compliments to our fantastic housekeeping team. It was unfortunate that we could not accommodate you for the other night, but hopefully you had just as good a stay. Hopefully see you back here again for a little longer next time? Thank you once again.... More 

New York
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are about to leave a 6 day stay for the second leg of our honeymoon and we could not have picked a more perfect place to stay! Aiden and Alex have been awesome and helped schedule all our excursions. They also never hesitated to recommend local businesses and helped guide the way. The room is very spacious, clean and... More 

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Thank Christi H
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Christi H, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. During the quieter months here, we like to get out and about to explore and source things for people to do when they are here eg drive up the daintree, go... More 

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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235 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a pleasant 15 to 20 minute walk to the harbor or the center of town. The walk to Four Mile Beach was about 5 minutes. Best priced accommodation we had in Australia. Very functional. Got everything you'll need including lending iPhone chargers or a second hand novel.

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Thank TheGoBird
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear TheGoBird, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. And for your accolade for the best priced accommodation you had in Australia. Things that previous guests have left behind that cannot be returned to them or not required by them, we make available to other guests to use - eg olive oil and condiments for... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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230 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were attracted to Lazy Lizard based on the reviews on TA. This is not 5 star accommodation and they don't charge as such. The hosts Aidan and Alex are extremely helpful with offering suggestions for tours, restaurants etc (based on feedback from other customers). We got them to make the tour bookings for us as it is done at... More 

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Thank T1ssy
AJM000, Owner at BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi T1ssy, Thank you so much for your 5 star rated detailed review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay here and utilised all of the facilities here at the Lazy Lizard. And thank you for booking your tours with us. You planned your stay well with activity days and down time days to just relax and recharge.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rates are for 2 people. Maximum 4 people per studio. Set in tranquil tropical garden surrounds with saltwater pool and waterfall. Relax and enjoy the quiet setting with a barbeque beside the pool. The staff at our free tour desk can advise on tours to the reef or rainforest and beyond, which ever suits your needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn

Address: 121 Davidson St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $86 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Lazy Lizard Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Port Douglas Best Western
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#1 Family Hotel in Port Douglas
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