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    Turtle Cove Beach Resort

    4500 Captain Cook Hwy, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$165
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          Overview
          • Excellent70%
          • Very good20%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “turtle table” (36 reviews)
          “private beach” (48 reviews)
          “other guests” (47 reviews)
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Spa
          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 26 January 2015

          Location is perfect. Staff are helpful and efficient. Top quality meals. Rooms are a little tired, but they are clean and bed is comfortable. We did not spend much time in the room anyway. Highly recommend a visit.More

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          Thank Brad A
          Response from turtlecovegayresort, General Manager at Turtle Cove Beach ResortResponded 28 January 2015

          Thank you for your kind entree, Yes my staff family are loving to make all our guests feel at home and go that extra bit further to ensure that all guests are having a great time. Our new chef is the best with amazing daily...More

          Reviewed 22 January 2015

          It is a wonderful place to relax on a private beach. The food is excellent. The staff is very friendly and everybody is welcome. But you need a car to descover the surroundings. There is no transport connection. And the rooms (beach few) have to...More

          Thank Uwe M
          Response from turtlecovegayresort, General Manager at Turtle Cove Beach ResortResponded 28 January 2015

          Thank you for your kind and helpful comments. You are so right, although there are bus services around here, but they must be booked well ahead and our luck they don’t go past when you want it he…he…, hence a car is always a good...More

          Reviewed 18 January 2015

          We have visited Turtle Cove many times. It is somewhere we love to go back to to chill out, relax and do very little. The location is fantastic, and great any time of the year. The staff are always friendly. It is a wonderful place...More

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          Thank Peter P
          Response from turtlecovegayresort, General Manager at Turtle Cove Beach ResortResponded 28 January 2015

          Thanks guys for your lovely comments here. Yep we just want the Cove to stay relaxed, after all you surely not want any rules with do’s and do not’s here. So many walks of life visit us, but I thought, I was the only eccentric...More

          Reviewed 12 January 2015

          My husband and I stayed at the Turtle Cove Resort and couldn't have been happier. The location is beautiful and a perfect place for gay travelers to stay. The staff were very attentive and helpful. We were picked up at the airport by Ray who...More

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          Response from turtlecovegayresort, General Manager at Turtle Cove Beach ResortResponded 14 January 2015

          Thank you for your kind words. Our Turtle Table (please join me table) is very popular to meet others And conversation become very often very funny. We did not create that smash up on the highway, but happy that you had to stay an extra...More

          Reviewed 7 January 2015

          We stayed @ Turtle cove the week before X-mas. Rather calm periode so the free upgrade to "a room with a vieuw" was highly appreciated. this gay resort is really heaven on earth. Everybody is welcome and treated the same way. Young, old, thick, thin...More

          1  Thank svdke
          Response from turtlecovegayresort, General Manager at Turtle Cove Beach ResortResponded 14 January 2015

          Dank U well (thank you very much) for your nice comments. Our staff just love taking care of our guests. They see their job not just as a job. They take pleasure by making every guest feel comfortable and at home and that makes a...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$135 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 30
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          • Australia >
          • Queensland >
          • Port Douglas
          • Also Known As
          • Turtle Cove Hotel Port Douglas ,
          • Turtle Cove Smithfield
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Jim G
          Hello.. I'm thinking of a trip to the resort. I am a flight attendant and will be flying on a 'space available ' pass. My question is what various cities will I have to transit to get to the resort ? I will be flying from the United States. Thank you, Jim
          6 January 2017|
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          Response from RussellBrisbane428 | Reviewed this property |
          There are direct flights available to Cairns from Sydney, Brisbane & Melbourne.
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          JNCC
          Hello there - I'm looking for few nights at your place around 23-27 January 2017. Do you have any space? Regards John
          30 December 2016|
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          Response from turtlecovegayresort | Property representative |
          Hi John, Thank you for your mail and booking request. Unfortunately we are unable to help you with those dates. The resort is fully booked for a private party from 20 to 28 January. We are sorry we are unable to help you.We... More
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          Girds01
          Hi, I'm looking for a place to visit for a few nights over New Years. Just wondering if you have anything planned for NYE?? Be my first time visiting and just wanted to check out what's planned and who else might be there. Cheers
          11 November 2016|
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          Response from turtlecovegayresort | Property representative |
          Hi, thank you for your mail and accommodation request. Unfortunately, we are fully booked oner the new years period and thus have no rooms left. There may be some rooms left in hotels in Port Douglas. But although we can... More
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          "Beach front are the best but more expensive. The other rooms are perfectly fine and a lots of guys were..."
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          "All rooms are fine"
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          "coral sea view rooms more private"
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          "Beach front is our choice but the upstairs rooms offer a beautiful ocean view as well. If staying an extended..."
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