We stayed at Thala for a few nights in May on our vacation from the US. The grounds are very well maintained. Definitely more of a rustic hotel. It was not my style but if you love nature you will love this hotel. Staff is...More
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This wonderful place provided everything we were hoping for: nature in abundance, access to a swimming beach, privacy, genuine and helpful staff, good fresh and local food, a romantic atmosphere, walking tracks, all day and evening bar, and easy driving distance to Port Douglas, the...More
Wow! What a terrific review, thank you very much Alifox2014 for providing such wonderful feedback. Ordering a picnic hamper to be delivered anywhere on our grounds is indeed a highlight and we're thrilled to know you were able to take advantage of dining amongst nature...More
Nice place, fantastic facilities except the internet!!! I had to approve payroll and couldn't get a descent connection anywhere in the hotel. Had to go to Port Douglas to get a descent internet connection. Shame as everything else was very niceMore
Thank you AdiCimic for your feedback on Thala being a nice place with fantastic facilities. We thank you for noting the challenges of ADSL1 connection that telco operators have allocated between Cairns and Port Douglas. We would be thrilled if we had access to an...More
There is a lot to like about this place (noting that we were there in October, and this is a place that could be quite seasonal). Highlights include the nature (watching rainbow lorikeets at breakfast, seeing lace monitors cross your path, spotting wallabies, etc), a...More
Thank you very much MalTorero for your fabulous feedback. It's such a pleasure to hear of the highlights of your visit like the native wildlife, beach and your bungalow in the forest. We hope to see you again! Johan Klindt General Manager
From arrival, staff created a relaxing vibe. If you need to have a break and love nature, this is the place to do it. You will be recharging in luxury too (even though a high eco.standard). Loved every minute (including breakfast honey straight from the...More
Thank you very much Deb W for choosing Thala for your relaxing getaway and for leaving such a wonderful five star review. We hope to see you again! Johan Klindt General Manager
"If walking is an issue for you, you may want to ask for one close to the lodge as the place is spread out."
"The ocean view bungalows are more expensive but well worth the extra cost."