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    Thala Beach Nature Reserve

    Private Road | 5078 Captain Cook Highway, Oak Beach, Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia
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          $302
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          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good21%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “star gazing” (88 reviews)
          “private beach” (105 reviews)
          “nature walk” (38 reviews)
          Free Internet
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          Breakfast Buffet
          Beachfront
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          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 5 days ago

          We stayed at Thala for two nights and we could not fault our stay. The views are faultless, everywhere we went on the property was just stunning. We stayed in a Coral Sea Bungalow and I didn't want to shut the curtains, waking up and...More

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          Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve

          We're so thrilled to read your wonderful review scottsashd. Thank you for visiting Thala and we look forward to seeing you again (and hopefully you'll have the opportunity for that beach picnic next time!). Johan Klindt General Manager

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Stunning nature reserve and lovely tree houses. We stayed in cabin 10 last owing over the beach. Wonderful attentive caring staff. We felt right at home. It pained me to leave. We will definitely return.

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          Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve

          Thanks very much Bergzz for your kind words. We're so pleased to hear how comfortable you felt at Thala (though a little sad to learn how painful it was for you to leave!). We look forward to seeing you again soon. Johan Klindt General Manager

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          We took a newly made friend to the restaurant here today. Oh my word, the view was spectacular. The food was exceptional as was the service, Thankyou Clemmie. What a stunning place. Highly recommended. We'll definitely go again

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          Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve

          Thank you chrishigh1 for choosing Thala and Osprey's Restaurant to entertain your friend and for your wonderful review. Johan Klindt General Manager

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Having been in Luxury Travel for over a decade and having stayed at some of the best hotels and resorts all over the world I'd have to say if someone can't enjoy their experience at Thala Beach there's something wrong with them. While not quite...More

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          Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve

          Thank you so much Priveluxe for choosing Thala and for writing such a fabulous review. We understand how much choice travellers have when deciding which hotel to stay at, and are thrilled to hear such wonderful feedback from well-travelled guests. We do look forward to...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We think Thala Beach Nature Reserve represents the best of Australian tropical accommodation experiences on offer. Just look at the resort website to see the luxury rooms, restaurants and facilities all nestled in native forest on a private headland, about 25 minutes’ drive south along...More

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          Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature Reserve

          Wow! We're so thrilled to receive such wonderful feedback, thank you for taking the trouble to write such a terrific review. It's such a thrill to share our special piece of paradise with guests who really 'get' Thala's relaxed vibe and nature-based setting. That's a...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
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          • Price range
          • $137 - $347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 83
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          • Location
          • Australia >
          • Queensland >
          • Port Douglas >
          • Oak Beach
          • Also Known As
          • Thala Beach Hotel Port Douglas ,
          • Thala Beach Resort ,
          • Thala Beach Lodge
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          Traveler (998)
          Pool & Beach (210)
          Room & Suite (175)
          Dining (124)
          Hotel & Grounds (516)
          Bathroom (8)
          Business Center & Event Rooms (5)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          David S
          How often are does the shuttle run to/from Port Douglas? We are hoping to have a couple of meals outside of the resort and would rather not drive after the meal. How much is the shuttle each way? Are there private companies that offer a shuttle to Thala from PD?
          March 31, 2017|
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          Response from Thala_management | Property representative |
          Hi David The shuttle service from Thala is run by an independent operator in Port Douglas. Their schedule is subject to change, but, as others have said, it runs regularly all day, with the latest service back to Thala from... More
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          Estée L
          Hello, how do you get there from Cairns if you don't have a car?
          February 13, 2017|
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          Response from Thala_management | Property representative |
          The options are either a shuttle bus transfer, private car transfer or hire a car. We can arrange any of those options for you when you make a reservation.
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          Kashaadelaide
          Is the resort suitable for people with limited walking ability, not too many stairs for example?
          February 11, 2017|
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          Response from Thala_management | Property representative |
          Hi Kashaadel, Thala is located on a beachfront hilly headland with the main lodge on the top of the hill. Bungalows are located at various levels on three sides of the hill and are accessed via paved paths. Some bungalows... More
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          "Spend the bit extra to upgrade to the Coral Sea Bungalow, the view is AMAZING!"
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          "Just let the resort know if you have mobility problems - electric carts are available"
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          "#39 locates at the middle of the whole resort and nice ocean view"
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          "Ask where the rooms face and how far to the lobby/restaurant. Jungle rooms are quiet and beach-facing rooms..."
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