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Thala Beach Nature Reserve

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“private beach”(124 reviews)
“star gazing”(76 reviews)
“nature walk”(43 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Thala Nature Reserve has to be on of the most stunning areas foe exploring the Australian Rainforest and Great Barrier Reef. The staff are amazing and it is perfect for adults and children alike. If you are going to Australia please do not neglect this...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

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

4  Thank Alifox2014
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded September 5, 2017

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel in tropical paradise surroundings. You need to love nature to stay here as it's right on your front door but the rooms are immaculate and very comfortable. The hotel restaurant was delicious!! We had a massage too in one of the nearly cabins...More

1  Thank J0sephD00
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much JosephD00 for your terrific feedback and five star review. You're absolutely right in that nature is very much a part of the experience at Thala and we're thrilled that you were able to enjoy our immaculate and very comfortable bungalows in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife booked a weekend away to the Thala Beach Eco Resort which I hadn't heard of but boy did it deliver. From when we arrived we were welcomed and treated like old friends and not customers. The interior design is exotic tropical with great...More

1  Thank VMan777
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're so thrilled that we were able to make your stay exceptional and we appreciate your five star review and fabulous feedback. Do let us know when you'd like to return - we look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This lodge was like the romantic hideaway of your dreams! The individual tree-top bungalows were wonderfully private, and perfectly outfitted with everything you need (robes, candles, wine glasses, and the usual amenities). The balcony views were out of this world - ours was #38 with...More

1  Thank MissShoe
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 3 days ago

Aww MissShoe your feedback and five star review makes our hearts sing - thank you! We love to hear how much you were able to really relax into north Queensland tropics and temporarily forget the busyness of Sydney. Bungalow #38 does indeed occupy one of...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free Internet
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
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Dry Cleaning
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Airport Transportation
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$185 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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$185 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Corryne K
October 3, 2017|
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Response from margotdesira | Reviewed this property |
no difficulty at all. book now. our temperature rarely changes. although we do get heavy showers during this time of year
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wackywales
September 22, 2017|
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Response from Thala_management | Property representative |
Good afternoon madam. Lovely to hear you will be staying with us! Organising day tours will not be a problem. 95% of the tours pick up and drop off at Thala. Thala is situated 15 minutes South of Port Douglas and we have a... More
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princess45London
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Lynda G | Reviewed this property |
No there is no guest laundry at Thala Beach Resort. There is a laundry service available. When I stayed there we used the laundromat in Part Douglas instead.
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"#38 was great - high enough to see out both sides. But they all look good since all have private, treehouse..."
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"If you have the money to spare and you really want to stay here, spend big, the more money the airier the room"
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"Cabins with an Ocean View"
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"Ask for forest room with sea view."
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