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By The Sea Port Douglas

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Driffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for seven nights in sea view room on second floor. Lovely room with BBQ on balcony which we used every night. Girls on reception so helpful and booked all our tours for us. Best to wait till you get there to book trips so as you have a better idea of weather. Everything you could wish for on...

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Chertsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Recently spent 6 nights in Port Douglas at the end of a 3 week holiday in Australia. By the sea was amazing. Perfect size studio room for me and my partner. Great location, walking distance from the beach. Really nice personal touches for all guests including bikes, sun beds, umbrellas, towels, beach balls and other beach games. They really did...

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Quezon, Philippines
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

if you ever want a place where you can be active or non active, where you can plan and book ahead or just fly by the seat of your pants, where just waking up at your leisure and looking out from your room gives you pleasure, where you can toss a few things together in your bag, forget pressure and...

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3Thank William W
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just arrived home from 6 night stay at By The Sea. Enjoyed it immensely, short walk to the beach and in the same street as restaurant strip. Staff are delightful, they even had balloons and bubbles waiting in our room on arrival, as we were celebrating our wedding anniversary. Lots of nice little inclusions like DVDs, beach chairs , Eskys,...

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4Thank VixSydney
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on our honeymoon and it was excellent! Lovely studio room with sea view and balcony. We enjoyed being close to the beach and having a warm pool on site. Having beach towels, chairs, umbrellas, etc. available made it easy to do any activity. They have a large DVD collection (with current titles), but we...

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4Thank maiegg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for a quick getaway for our anniversary. The staff were incredibly generous and welcoming and the place is full of little touches that are really well thought out. It has fantastic amenities and is really well equipped, they even have trolleys for you to take your chairs to the beach. They have thought of everything. Staff know...

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2Thank Georgia A
Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

By The Sea really is outstanding. What makes this place so special is Wendy and all her team. We regularly stay in some of the best hotels in the world but the only place to stay in in Port Douglas is By The Sea. The reception team make this accommodation the only place to stay north of Cairns. Not only...

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3Thank AitchHW
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Port Douglas is the perfect spot for those wanting to experience the Great Barrier Reef and surrounding area. And By The Sea is a great location, great hotel, great stay. Thanks to The Girls at By The Sea!

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3Thank Keith F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this hotel purely from all the amazing Trip Advisor comments that I had read! From the first email, the customer service was fabulous, they recommended and booked our transfers from the airport and were always friendly and welcoming. On arrival, we were quite blown away by the amount of stuff you could borrow for no charge during your...

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3Thank Ersmum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in this hotel with the family and it was great for kids. They had plenty of movies, toys etc for kids and it was close to the beach and main street of Port. Staff were also friendly and very helpful.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Have the best of both worlds by staying at By the Sea Port Douglas. The convenience of staying in the main town centre (Macrossan Street) but also the tranquility and beauty of staying right by the sea! ... more   less 

Additional Information about By The Sea Port Douglas

Address: 72 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Archipelago Apartments)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $90 - $323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — By The Sea Port Douglas 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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“They have a range of rooms that cater for everybody and I cannot imagine any of them not being good”
 of 5 bubbles 776williamw, 6 days ago | Read review
“Beach view is very nice”
 of 5 bubbles VixSydney, 1 week ago | Read review
“Make sure you read the very detailed room descriptions before making your choice. The Rainforest Canopy is excellent for bird watching.”
 of 5 bubbles AitchHW, 1 week ago | Read review
“Sea view room was pretty special!”
 of 5 bubbles Ersmum, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms to suit all budgets. Book directly with By The Sea as cheaper!”
 of 5 bubbles hmc010, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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