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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This is the second year running that I have stayed in this hotel. As a visitor from the UK, it appealed to me last year when I looked at its website. Even though it was very wet weather last year, I vowed to come back again as I loved it so much. This year the hotel is just as good...

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3Thank Raymond W
queenslander
Reviewed 24 March 2015

just spent 3 nights in this lovely spot. last time I was in port douglas had not realised when I booked how out of town my resort was so was determined to get a place right in the middle of everything. by the sea ticked all the boxes being minutes walk to main shopping areas and great restaurants. Amanda on...

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5Thank jenandches
Calgary, AB
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights for part of our honeymoon. The accommodations and service exceeded our expectations from beginning to end! While figuring out if this was where we wanted to stay, the live chat from their website was great and the Girls were able to answer my many questions. The hotel is at the end of the main...

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5Thank DragonBeanie
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2015

I am in total agreement with the other excellent reviews already provided. We stayed here for 6 nights in February and it was absolutely amazing. The staff could not do enough to help us plan and book our trips and their local knowledge was invaluable. The actual rooms were furnished to a very high standard, had everything we needed and...

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2Thank A G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for four nights,friendly staff, clean rooms and an excellent location. The information booklet is the best we have ever seen, Little things like food storage containers in the kitchen were handy , also free ice and free DVDS . So many inclusions from bikes to beach chairs and toys. Great for families!! Thanks for the Anniversary wishe girls...

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1Thank Pam L
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Fantastic location right by the beach , we had a sea view room and it was spacious and well equiped . Balcony complete with BBQ which we made good use of . Staff are excellent , big thanks to Amanda who organised all our trips and helped us choose exactly the right ones for us . She was fantastic ....

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4Thank Julie P
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Great place to stay with the best staff in the world & close to the beach, shops & restaurants. The room was very well equipped with a great sea view. There were beach towels sun chairs, sun beds bikes and lots more all free of charge for your use. if you have young kids there is some much for them...

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5Thank Philip C
Gillingham, Dorset
Reviewed 11 March 2015

We had a great stay in this Hotel. It had loads of useful free facilities and was centrally located. The staff were super helpful with everything including arranging a late airport transfer from Cairns to the Hotel and back to the airport at the end of our trip. The firm they used for the transfers were also very good and...

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4Thank 40JK75
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2015

By The Sea Port has everything you need for an amazing stay in Port Douglas. We stayed four nights and the staff were so helpful in giving us information on all the activities the area had to offer, our holiday would not have been the same without their insight and local knowledge. The rooms were spacious, clean, modern and well...

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2Thank Marisa S
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2015

We stayed here for one night whilst on a fact-finding trip for a longer family visit in a few months time. It was a last minute booking, but one we are very, very happy with! Unfortunately we arrived after the reception had closed but they'd already made arrangements for our key and welcoming pack. Parking was a breeze - underneath...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Have the best of both worlds by staying at By the Sea Port Douglas. The convenience of staying in the main town centre (Macrossan Street) but also the tranquility and beauty of staying right by the sea! ... more   less 

Additional Information about By The Sea Port Douglas

Address: 72 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly Archipelago Apartments)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $127 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — By The Sea Port Douglas 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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