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    By The Sea Port Douglas

    72 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good18%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “beach chairs” (177 reviews)
    “free extras” (44 reviews)
    “cool boxes” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Situated at the beach end of Port Douglas' main street (Macrossan St), By The Sea is an unassuming resort that offers its customers the most gorgeous views of four mile beach. The beach itself is a mere 60 second stroll from the resort's reception. Staff...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Check in was a breeze, carpark was free and just below the rooms. Plenty of goodies to be shared such as trolleys, beach towels, foldable chairs, bikes, toys, etc. Definitely recommended for family stay with children, just a 1 min walk to 4mile beach. Close...More

    2  Thank Bin Amer N
    Response from bts64, Manager at By The Sea Port DouglasResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Bin Amer N, We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at By the Sea and enjoyed our location. We certainly are most fortunate to have both Four Mile Beach and the town centre on our door step. We certainly do cater for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great location close to shops restaurants and beach. Fantastic helpful staff. Plenty of items to borrow for the pool plus bikes all at no extra charge. Nice clean apartment with sea views through the trees. Would definitely stay again.More

    2  Thank cafeboy49
    Response from bts64, Manager at By The Sea Port DouglasResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you also for making mention of the cleanliness of your apartment. Our housekeeping team are really second to none in caring about and providing spotlessly clean accommodation. We hope you do stay with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed here for a weekend and it was the perfect choice! There are so many perks I can't even list them all! First and foremost the staff is incredible! They seem to genuinely love their job and are seriously happy and...More

    2  Thank 471niki
    Response from bts64, Manager at By The Sea Port DouglasResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Niki, Thank you for your kind words, what gem of a review. You have summed up perfectly what we are all about and what future guests can expect when they stay with us. For the benefit of readers, Niki holidayed in one of our...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is the best place to stay in port douglas The staff seem genuinely happy to be at work There are tonnes of free extras (bikes, beach stuff, entertainment etc) We had to stay one night at the Mantra and it sucked. Thanks to 'by...More

    2  Thank Brendosaurus
    Response from bts64, Manager at By The Sea Port DouglasResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Brendosaurus, Thank you for taking the time to review us. How absolutely lovely it doesn’t go unnoticed that we honestly do love what we do. It would be worth pointing out that we do tend to have a high occupancy, so booking well ahead...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • $106 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Port Douglas
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    How do I know what I'm getting when I place a reservation?
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    Hi Sally , all of our rooms have Remington hair dryers if not the equivalent. kind regards All the girls at by the sea
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