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Hauts-de-France, France
Reviewed January 14, 2017

They get your money 1 month before but dont see anyone no lift and the luggage lift was not in use and no body who speaking. We sent a mail for ourlate arrival but no one to explain so we spend 1 hour to find our keys. Next morning we complain to a girl at desk but I think She...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed December 31, 2016

awesome room and location. Clean, quiet and comfortable. No negatives would recommend for couples and families. Was very relaxing being in the middle of the town, close to bars and cafes. Will be coming back. Would not stay anywhere else in Port Douglas.

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We stayed in a very spacious apartment-style room which was nice and self contained. Yes, there was no-one at reception and things were very slow, but welcome to Far North Queensland. Great location close to all the restaurants. Pool is small and not very nice.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed December 11, 2016

No one at reception, used a phone on wall outside to check in, lady was rude gave code to get into safe didn't ask if needed further assistance. No elevator only baggage lift.Clean room, no door on bathroom!! Good location just no service. Housekeeping staff very friendly though!!! Gave us directions of places to eat and adventure too.

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear BZM2016, Thank you for taking the time to review our property and provide some feedback. During low season we do have limited reception hours however we are only a phone call away to promptly assist our guests should they require assistance. I will investigate the welcome you received when checking-in via the telephone as this is not our usual...

Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed a weekend in port Douglas. We stayed at this hotel. Beautiful, clean and comfortable room. Friendly staff. Very convenient location. Bar and restaurant is only down stairs. Great place, I definetly recommend and we will be back!

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear Emily M, It is great to hear you enjoyed your stay at Mantra on the Inlet! Our location is great for those who want to dine out in Port Douglas's top restaurants or enjoy a beverage down the Marina. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Kind Regards David and Team

Townsville
Reviewed November 23, 2016

Check in lady wasn't friendly. Room mold in bathroom,kettle rusted out,tv remote didn't work,batteries rusted inside.cleaner opened my door without knocking 1 hr before check out! Lucky I just changed.Position close to everything.

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear jessicapF5121HI, Thank you for your feedback and I am sorry to hear of the service shortfalls you faced which I will be looking in to as this is not our usual standard. I do hope that your overall visit to Port Douglas was enjoyable. Kind Regards David Hutcheon

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed November 19, 2016

We're from the Blue Mountains west of Sydney NSW Australia. Our thanks to the Mantra staff for their friendliness and helpfulness during our 5 day stay in Port Douglas. Our room was spacious, really well appointed & a cool refuge when needed. Without a car, staying at Mantra on the Inlet was the perfect location for us - in walking...

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear 182meaghana, Thank you for sharing your experience and it is great to hear you had a wonderful time in beautiful Port Douglas. We hope to welcome you back again soon. David and Team

Innisfail, Australia
Reviewed November 17, 2016

The staff were friendly. Room was small but sufficient for overnight stay. We found the stairs tiring after quite a few trips, no elevators. The under cover parking was tight and had to walk up under cover driveway around to reception. Reception was also tricky to find on arrival.

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear 814leeannek, Thank you for reviewing our property and we are looking at ways on improving directions to reception for our guests as been located just off the street can make it difficult. I am happy to hear you found our staff friendly and I hope that you had an enjoyable time in Port Douglas. Kind Regards David and Team

Port Douglas, Australia
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We stay here as oftern as we can as the location is fantastic. Behind the Courthouse hotel, where all the action is on Macrossan Street. Right in the hub of Port Douglas. The 1 bedroom apartments are roomy and have decent balconies. Great value too.

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David H, General Manager at Mantra On The Inlet, responded to this review

Dear Rhapsody739, Thank you for your review and it is great to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Kind Regards David and Team

Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Great apartment large, clean, well appointed rooms large balcony with bi-fold doors overlooking main street. Ideal location for everything you'd want to do. Didn't use pool..... Who needs a pool when you've got the Great Barrier Reef! Port Douglas has something for everyone of all ages and ability. Wouldn't hesitate to stay again.

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Dear Peter-D-L66, It is great to hear that you had a fantastic time in Port Douglas and enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you are able to return again soon! Kind Regards David and Team

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Port Douglas's entertainment and dining precinct, Mantra on the Inlet is surrounded by outdoor cafes, world class restaurants and some of "Port's" original pubs, as well as boutique shopping to suit every taste. Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Dickson Inlet with stunning views of the surrounding mountain ranges, Mantra on the Inlet offers a range of hotel rooms and self-contained one and two bedroom suites. Featuring traditional colonial-style architecture, modern cedar-accented furnishings, air conditioning, ceiling fans, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer and cable TV. Our suites offer the convenience of kitchenette and laundry facilities as well as a private balcony with an indulgent whirlpool spa. The resort offers a range of guest services and facilities to ensure an enjoyable and entertaining holiday including complimentary parking, in-room internet access and a tour desk, while outside we feature a heated pool, spa and barbeque area. Port Douglas is the only place on earth where two World Heritage listed attractions exist, with the Great Barrier Reef on one side and the beautiful Daintree Rainforest on the other. More than just World Heritage listed attractions, Port Douglas is also famed for its dining with over 50 cafes and restaurants with everything from pub food to fine cuisine. Lining the streets you will find great shopping including casual market stalls to boutique fashions. With the marina only 100 metres away and directly opposite Dickson Inlet and Anzac Pack, the site of the famous Sunday Markets, Mantra on the Inlet is the perfect base to start your Port Douglas getaway. Please note there is no lift access, this is a stair only property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra On The Inlet

Address: Corner Macrossan & Wharf Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Outrigger on the Inlet)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $72 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mantra On The Inlet 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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#27 Luxury Hotel in Port Douglas
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“We were overlooking the corner of Macrossan & Wharf Streets so was a bit noisy until other bars closed but no problem sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles Peter-D-L66, Nov 15, 2016 | Read review
“We had one overlong the water side of the street which had shops the street and the water so you had a bit of both to look at.”
 of 5 bubbles AnthonyA207, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Our room (214) was quiet as it faced the back of the hotel, overlooking the pool on the second floor. No balcony though.”
 of 5 bubbles jackieb378, Sep 22, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the hotel rooms. Request larger bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles WarrenAus, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
“no noise between rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles CherylJ193, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
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