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Lazy Lizard Motor Inn

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“electric frypan”(7 reviews)
“ice machine”(16 reviews)
“rooms are large”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank you so much Aidan and Alex for your hospitality. Right from the beginning, starting with the e-mails you were so helpful making sure that the trips we booked suited our needs. The Daintree rainforest was one of the best - (Thank Dean when you...More

Thank glyniscowle
Response from Milumanu, Owner at Lazy Lizard Motor InnResponded 2 days ago

Terry & Glynis, Thank you both so so much for your 5 bubble review and thank you for taking the time out of your holiday to review us here on TA. It is your holiday, and we try to take the stress out of deciding...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Aidan rang to check our arrival time to make sure we could get in.! The room was spacious & super clean, beds comfortable, milk, tea, coffee, decent-sized fridge & well equipped kitchenette. Easy stroll into town or v short drive. Alex & Aidan friendly &...More

Thank gjacqui
Response from Milumanu, Owner at Lazy Lizard Motor InnResponded 2 days ago

Thank you gjacqui for your 5 bubble review of your stay here. It was a pleasure to meet you both and it is so nice to read that it felt like a hotel rather than a motel. Maybe we will see you return one day...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Lazy Lizard Motor Inn is a short stroll from Port Douglas attractions including the famous 4 Mile Beach, Port Douglas Village Centre restaurants, sidewalk cafes, and shops. We had a great 3 days here!More

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Thank j_hasken
Response from Milumanu, Owner at Lazy Lizard Motor InnResponded 2 days ago

Thank you j_hasken and family for taking the time to review your stay here at the Lazy Lizard. It was a pleasure to meet you all and we trust you enjoyed your return visit after 22 years! Great to read that you had a great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Aidan and Alex made us most welcome and very helpful with places to go. Booked for 2 nights but extended it to 5. Very comfortable and amenities were great - laundry, ice machine, bbq, pool, bicycles and they even provided us...More

1  Thank Neil A
Response from Milumanu, Owner at Lazy Lizard Motor InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Neil, Jennie and Jack for taking the time to write your 5 bubble review, here on TA. It was a pleasure to meet you all and hopefully you can get away again to rest and relax. And thank you for choosing to stay...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, welcoming host who happily changed our booking date when I messed up! Room was clean, comfortable and great value for money. Parking was easy and the Flames of the Forest was magnificent. Highly recommend both!!More

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1  Thank Caitlynw W
Response from Milumanu, Owner at Lazy Lizard Motor InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Caitlynw for choosing to stay with us and thank you for your 5 bubble review. I have mentioned to Keryn from Flames of the Forest about how much you enjoyed the night there too. Thank you for highly recommending us and hope you...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$83 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Port Douglas
#1 Family Hotel in Port Douglas
#3 Romantic Hotel in Port Douglas
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$83 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Port Douglas
#1 Family Hotel in Port Douglas
#3 Romantic Hotel in Port Douglas
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Falcons20171
November 7, 2017|
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Response from Milumanu | Property representative |
Hi Falcons20, All that we need is a flight number and arrival time and we can arrange a seat in coach for you. It costs AU$41 per adult each way. Kind regards Aidan
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Jill1968
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Milumanu | Property representative |
Hi Jill1968, Sorry about the lateness of my response. The pool is not heated. But we are looking into some options. Aidan
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dodgehayden
June 18, 2017|
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Hi dodgehayden, All of our rooms have a queen bed and a single bed with ample room for 3 people. They are 46sq metres with a kitchenette and ensuite. We organise tours to the GBR and the Rainforest daily and they cam pick... More
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"Family room is huge. Queen bed, two singles (in seperate room) and pull out sofa."
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