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“Great Location, Great Staff”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Villa San Michele

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Villa San Michele
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Seattle, Washington, United States
2 reviews
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“Great Location, Great Staff”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2013

We enjoyed our stay at Villa San Michele in October very much. The staff was very helpful, the room was spacious and the flowering bougainvilleas were lovely. The pools looked crystal clear and I wish I had been able to swim while we were there. One huge attraction was the location of Villa San Michelle. It is right in Port Douglas with many restaurants and shops close by. We met other tourists who had to rent a car to get into town, but we were able to walk everywhere.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 21, 2013
It is great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Villa San Michele. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your lovely photos of our property with others. Happy and safe travels from the team at Villa San Michele.
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2013

This is the place to stay if you want to be central to the shops, restaurants and other attractions in Port Douglas including the marina. The staff were excellent - not just goodie I find elsewhere. They were very helpful in showing me to my apartment and looking after my luggage.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled solo
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 19, 2013
Thank you for the wonderful review and for rating Villa San Michele as 'The place to stay if you want to be central!' and the staff as 'Excellent!' We hope you have the opportunity to return soon. Kind regards, the Villa San Michele team.
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Dapto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2013

We loved our stay last week in Villa san Michele. The one bedroomed apartment was so clean and perfect – air conditioning, ceiling fans, cooking facilities and fridge. We were made most welcome by the staff who were so helpful and friendly, recommending good places to eat, trips and making bookings for us. The location is fantastic and so central – you can walk to the shops, the wharf and the beach and there are so many good restaurants close by.

Thoroughly recommended and we will be back again.

Room Tip: We felt the ground floor rooms fronting the pool were great - especially the corner rooms.
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 19, 2013
Thank you for the wonderful review. It is a pleasure to hear that you found the apartment to be 'Clean and Perfect!' and the staff 'Welcoming, Helpful and Friendly!' You are most welcome and we can't wait until you return. Safe journey home and kind regards from the team at Villa San Michele.
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Charlestown nsw
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2013

Friendly & helpful staff. Great location in the middle of town and close to everything. Clean, tidy apartments that where generous in size and very comfortable! Couldn't speak any higher of Villa San Michele! We will be coming back!

  • Stayed November 2013
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 18, 2013
Thank you for the fantastic review and for letting us know that we 'Exceeded your Expectations!' We look forward to welcoming you back when you return. Kind regards. The team at Villa San Michele.
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St Kilda, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2013

We spent four nights at the Villa San Michelle and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The apartment was clean, suprisingly spacious and comfortable. We made good use of the pool and the BBQ. Staff were helpful and friendly. So centrally located that we walked everywhere. Would definitely recommend the place for families.

Room Tip: We stayed in apartment 15 which is at the back of the property. Very quiet.
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled with family
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PortParadise, Public Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 14, 2013
Thanks for taking the time to write a review. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found the apartments spacious, clean and comfortable. We look forward to welcoming you to Port Douglas on your next visit. Kind regards, all the team at VSM.
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2013

Well, this was a gem! Just driving into it felt like we were driving into a villa in Tuscany. The decor and ambience was stunning. Our room overlooked a rain forest and was very quiet and peaceful on the balcony. It was clean and comfortable with everything we needed for our two night stay.

Location is perfect - step out the front and you're right amongst the restaurants and shops. Couldn't get more central.

I don't think I've ever come across service like we got from the Villa San Michele staff/owners. It was exceptional right from the first email confirmation giving us some much information about the place and also the activities/tours they could book on our behalf. When we arrived Olivia welcomed us like we were old family relatives and all questions about the location area were answered - even finding some bars that had "Happy Hour" cocktails!!

Guests have free parking here and the choice of two swimming pools - one heated and the other normal temperature. Both are set in stunning gardens with BBQ's and lounges free for all.

I would HIGHLY recommend this property and will most definitely stay here again next time I come back to Port Douglas.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 11, 2013
Thank you for the wonderful review and for describing Villa San Michele to other travellers so perfectly. It is a pleasure to hear you found the service exceptional! Safe travels and kind regards. We hope to see you again.
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2013

We spent 4 nights at this beautiful Villa at the end of October. We loved it all! The look is enchanting. Two pools in the flower filled courtyard, a real bbq grill to use, free laundry, cold water waiting in the fridge ...all very welcome touches. If we lived closer we would be booking a week or more every year. The staff was friendly and helpful. All the amenties were top notch and it was excellent to be on the main street within walking distance of the shops and the beach.
Very comfortable and well decorated. Lovely patio tables. Clean, friendly and well priced.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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PortParadise, Guest Relations Manager at Villa San Michele, responded to this review, November 11, 2013
We are so happy you enjoyed the 'welcome touches' and 'Enchanting' is such a lovely way to describe Villa San Michele. Thank you and happy travels.
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Property: Villa San Michele
Address: 39 - 41 Macrossan Street | PO Box 194, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 56 Specialty Lodging in Port Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa San Michele 4*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Villa San Michele enjoys the best location in Port Douglas on vibrant Macrossan Street. This location places the village's boutique shops, cafes & award winning restaurants right on your doorstep. Magical Four Mile Beach and the Marina Mirage is just a five minute walk away. Villa San Michele's 4 star Mediterranean style 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments include free unlimited Wi-Fi internet and are set around a courtyard of tropical gardens with 2 heated saltwater swimming pools complete with sunlounges and outdoor seating, spa and poolside BBQ. Additional guest facilities include complimentary guest laundry, undercover parking, tour booking service, book and magazine exchange and on-site management. All apartments feature free Wi-Fi, free pool/beach towels, kitchen facilities, refurbished ensuite bathrooms (2 bathrooms in the 2 Bedroom Apartments), private balcony with outdoor dining, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, TV, DVD player, cable TV, digital safe, hairdryer, clock radio, telephone and ironing facilities. ... more   less 
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