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Macrossan House Boutique Holiday apartments
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Reviewed July 25, 2012

The place is right in the middle of Port Douglas and has nice studio units at a fair price. The pool is nice and the location is pretty superb. It is easy to walk everywhere. Reception was helpful for info on the area and booking tours.

Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 13, 2012

Our family stayed with Trevor and Pip and had a great stay. Location was perfect, right in the main strip of restaurants and shops and we got great advice from Trevor and Pip regarding where to go and what to do and even booked things for us free. Topping off a great stay, when I was leaving I had to get a taxi at 3.45am for an early flight out of Cairns that didnt turn up. I had to call Trevor to ask him what to do and he ended up getting out of his pyjamas and drove me an hour down the road to get me on the flight. Thats pretty top service in my book. We will certainly be back!

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 3, 2012

This was our second holiday at Macrossan House. We absolutely love it - and we love Trev & Pip, our hosts, as well. It would be hard to find two more delightful people to look after your every request with a loverly smile. Macrossan House is extremely comfortable, clean and very central to all the wonderful things Port Douglas has to offer, and is just a 5 minute walk to the beach. After a few laps of the pool just below our balcony, we love being able to provide our own breakfast of fresh fruits bought from the Sunday markets, and we can cook ourselves a meal, or use the barbie if we don't feel like going out to eat. We always hate leaving, but it's great to be able to pack a suitcase of freshly washed clothes, made possible by the onsight coin operated laundry. Nothing worse than arriving home with a heap of laundry!! We give Macrossan House a truly EXCELLENT rating, and can't wait to go back!! John & Caroline Ford

Room Tip: Top floor overlooking the pool
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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 21, 2012

We stayed here for 6 nights and found the accommodation to be very clean and tidy, the location was in the centre of the main street, making it easy to walk everywhere in the town. The hosts were very friendly and happy to help out with any information on places to visit and bookings. they even through in an esky for us to borrow on one of our day trips. They made you feel very welcome. If we go back to Port Douglas we would not hesitate to stay again. Some neighbours were a bit noisy but thats the luck of the draw.

Room Tip: Maybe ask for an upstairs room as we were on the bottom level and the noise came from the room above...
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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 20, 2012

This is the third time I have stayed at Macrossan house and as always, it is amazing value for the price. The boutique apartments offer comfy sized bedroom, fully functional bathroom with shower, lovely little balcony, great living room (digi tv with austar) modern quiet aircon ( really quiet setting) and a great little galley kitchen with 2 hot plates, microwave, fridge, ample crockery, cutlery , spatulas etc, kettle, ironing board, good iron, hair dryer, washing up liquid, cloths and brushes all provided. there's even a plunge cafetiere in the cupboard. there is also a coin laundry in the basement if you need to wash your clothes!!!

The beds are always comfortable, good quality bedding, extra blankets etc, lockable safe in the room. It really feels like a home away from home. It's centrally located ( really!) and walking distance from everywhere spectacular in Port Douglas. The beaches at the end of the road in one direction and a wharf at the other end of the road. Pubs, restaurants, fab shopping are all at your fingertips ( including medical centre and chemists).

Trevor and Pip run it and two nicer and more accommodating people you cannot meet in the hospitality business. They ALWAYS are super cheery and will bend over backwards to facilitate a trouble free happy stay. I have NOTHING negative to say as yet again.... It's fabulous . Book ahead!!! It's an opportunity too good to miss.

Room Tip: I travel a lot and this is always one of my favourite places to stay
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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 18, 2012

This was our 8th trip to Port Douglas and we usually stay at 'boutique' hotels some way out of town. We have seen Macrossan House before as we have walked past and often said we should give it a try. We were really impressed on many levels! The location is fantasic and this allowed us to walk around town easily, plus saved us the cost of our usual car hire. The room was very clean and a good size, with a usable kitchen. We were pleasantly surprised, as the price was very keen and we were prepared for less. Importantly, Trevor and Pip were wonderful hosts who always had a smile and lots of local knowledge they were happy to share. It really makes a difference to have managers who are focused on good service and have a vested interest in repeat business. We'll be back! Howard & Julie

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 17, 2012

Have just spent 12 days in Port Douglas at Macrossan House. Wonderful place to stay, positioned perfectly in town, clean, comfortable units with everything provided. Trevor was extremely helpful in suggesting things to do and booking them. Nothing was to much trouble and we would recommend this place to anyone of our friends. Peter and Robyn

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Address: 19 Macrossan St | Queenslanld, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 57 Specialty Lodging in Port Douglas
Price Range: $87 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macrossan House Boutique Holiday apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Macrossan House Boutique Holiday Apartments Recipient of Tripadvisor's CERTIFICATE of EXCELLENCE award 2012,13, 14, 15 ,16 and inducted into Trip Advisor Hall of Fame 2015.Winner Best Boutique Accommodation Port Douglas 2012, 13, 14 and Finalist 2015. Stylish boutique style holiday apartment accommodation in the centre of the village of Port Douglas. 16 Fully self-contained 1 & 2 bedroom self contained apartments set back from the main street Macrossan Street for peace and quiet to ensure a relaxing and peaceful atmosphere. Each super clean apartment is individually Air conditioned with Ceiling fans, Ensuite, Kitchen, Microwave, Hot plates, Fridge Freezer, Digital LCD TV, DVD & Foxtel, Private Balcony and Car park. Free Wireless Internet access from all apartments. HEATED Pool with In pool Spa area & BBQ area on site laundry.With a full onsite tour and information desk use our extensive local knowledge to get the very best from your stay in Port Douglas the Jewel of the Pacific Ring. Only a short stroll away: famous Port Douglas 4 Mile Beach, fabulous Marina Mirage, great award winning restaurants & cafes, boutique stores and more. ... more   less 
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