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By The Sea Port Douglas

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Gippsland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had 4 nights to holiday and the staff helped make every moment count. Nothing was too much trouble, they are well organised and efficient whilst being friendly at the same time. Sitting on the balcony in the Superior Sea View Room watching the ocean between the palm trees was magnificent. Couldn't fault this accommodation and will definitely return.

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4 Thank lisa1465
Canberra, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent facilities. If only all hotels could copy the culture of customer focus that this hotel has. The room was clean with adequate facilities. The free wi-fi was welcome and bigger hotels should take note. The amount of extras for free was amazing. The beach is literally two minutes walk and the same to the main shops and restaurants. Very... More 

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2 Thank Mike P
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A cheerful and fun decor and bright happy staff welcome you to this accomodation in a most excellent location close to the sea-so great to be able to see the sea and hear the waves from our room .Plus there is a huge array of extras you can borrow during your stay that is a nice extra special touch.Also secure... More 

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3 Thank MacSM1958
Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel gets it! Ideally located, we booked one of the rooms with a sea view. The crew "the girls" were very friendly, gave us some advice about different tours, and helped us book our guide for the next day. In the community area, you will find everything you need: beach gear, entertainment, bikes to borrow, games. The rooms are... More 

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4 Thank Antoine D
Bungendore, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic! Excellent! A brilliant location, the best girls in town with a cast knowledge of everything to do in the area 😊 Loved the accommodation, everything you could ever need or want to borrow on a break away from home. Will certainly return again and highly recommend to everyone. Easy walking distance to all the local shops, restaurants, bars and... More 

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2 Thank Julie P
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By the Sea is a fun place to stay! You could never be bored here there is so much to do - great range of movies and board games to borrow for your room. Fantastic range of beach furniture to borrow for the beach! Reception had funky decor! Pool a little on the small side but really who needs a... More 

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Carnegie
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 7 nights in a cosy sea view room. The room itself was very comfortable and had everything you could want. The real gem though is the reception area downstairs where all manor of things are provided free of charge. We used the bikes, deck chairs, esky, tennis rackets and balls, magazines, and ice. By the sea is... More 

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sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly the location is perfect for going to Four Mile Beach for a quick swim. The pool is heated, which in winter was lovely to come back to after the beach. But most importantly the staff have thought of everything you might need for your stay and delivered in spades! Beach chairs, beach tables, eskies, bikes, kids beach equipment. They... More 

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4 Thank funkypelican
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the location of by the sea because it was right by the sea, just a short walk to four mile beach. We borrowed beach bikes one day from the hotel and had a lovely ride down to an isolated spot. We stayed In the Queen cozier which had more than adequate room and was very clean. As all... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By the Sea Port Douglas, it is a conveniently located boutique hotel close to cafes and shops and a few steps from the beach. It is on the quiet end of Macrossan St, the hotel is clean, all facilities are in working condition, and my room was well appointed everything was working properly. The wi-fi never worked for me, the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
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 Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Archipelago Apartments)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $92 - $316 (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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