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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2013

We chose Shantara due to the proximity to the town centre, the fact that it was an 'adults only' and also the fact that it had a pool deck! On arriving we were shown to our apartment (with a pool deck and jacuzzi). It was beautiful and imaculately clean. The pool was lovely and being able to jump in from...

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Shantara, Manager at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Dear 267 Holidaymakers, Thank you for having stayed and for your review. The Shantara team including the housekeepers is very disappointed to know that they made you feel awkward, I do apologies that you were not acknowledged! The Shantara Housekeepers are hard workers and do have a 10 minute coffee break, to recharge so they may continue with their daily...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2013 via mobile

Central for all bars restrants beach but all depending when you go be carful as the season of Stingers were in the sea and nets were put up on 4 mile beach .People were so helpful plus we went out to Barrer reef and that a must see and do. Must addmit i didnt go in water,but watching fish being...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Can't fault the place. Great accommodation, great location and friendly, helpful staff. While there I spent some time at the spa, located in the lobby of the resort. This is a one person operation. I had a remedial massage and a facial. Jane has been in the business for 24 years and certainly knows what she is doing. I have...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed at Shantara for 5 nights in a studio pool deck room. The room was spotless and the front desk was friendly. There were no problems at all during the stay. The pool was clean and accessible from the room's balcony so we could jump right in when we felt like it! We wanted to take...

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1Thank Steven M
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2013

We stayed at shantara for 5 nights for our honeymoon. We booked the shantara suite which is a 1 bedroom apartment with spa in bathroom, a Jacuzzi in the private courtyard and also a pool deck with direct access to the beautiful pool. The apartment was incredibly spacious and equipped with a full kitchen including cooktop. It was decorated very...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2013

Where do I start?. This beautiful place is just what I was expecting and more. My first impression upon walking into the Jacuzzi 1 bedroom apartment was breathtaking. It was spacious and comfortable and clean. When you opened up the doors to the deck area, you could just take a few more steps and you are in the gorgeous pool....

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Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2013

The website a little deceiving. Our apartment??? was a studio clean and modern but no bigger than a motel room. Not suitable to spend any time in during the day. On our arrival unfortunately late after 10.30pm we were starving. Not even a complimentary biscuit in the room. Best western must be 6 star. Had a swim in the pool...

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Livenow13, Manager at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Dear Scorpion495 – Thank you for having stayed and for your comments. It is very disheartening to read your review and that you have actually been on the Shantara Web site and yet did not establish that Shantara is not a Hotel or Motel . The Shantara web site clearly states what the property has to offer ! the site...

Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a week with my partner and we enjoyed it's immensely. Pool suite and a good sized room, aircon and facilities. Loved walking straight out to the pool and made use if the bbq area. Really short walk to the shops and main touristy spots. Recommended. It's a safe, clean and good positioned spot. Do it! :-)

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Geraldine, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 November 2013

We stayed here for 7 nights was a great peaceful resort, with great facilities and nice modern rooms, very friendly and helpful staff. Walking distance to town and beach, would highly recommend to others and we would return here ourselves.

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Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

We spent 5 nights at Shantara resort for our honeymoon. We stayed in a 1 bedroom apartment with jacuzzi. Such a beautiful, clean modern apartment! A great spot if you want peace and time to unwind. We used the bbq area a few times which was great. Overall had a fantastic time and will visit again for sure.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shantara Resort Port Douglas is the newest accommodation in Port Douglas and offers quality boutique style Apartment accommodation. An Adults only retreat ideal for couples, honeymooners or the independent traveller looking to escape in tranquil surrounds (Children over the age of 15 are welcome). Shantara is located walking distance to Macrossan Street, where you will find an array of Restaurants, cafes & only 400-meters to Four Mile Beach. Shantara has a selection of spacious one bedroom apartments with full kitchen, lounge/dining area, spa baths and separate shower. The studios are perfect for the shorter stay with kitchenettes. Outdoor balconies to all apartments to sit out with a relaxing drink after a day out. Available also is free Internet access, cable TV/DVDs and laundry facilities to all apartments and studios. 2 Pools - heated in winter. Gymnasium, Day Spa for personalised treatments, undercover BBQ area for guests to try out the local produce. All rooms and external area are Non-Smoking. Shantara Resort Port Douglas is a family operated business offering personalised and friendly service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shantara Resort Port Douglas

Address: 27 - 31 Davidson St | Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $168 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shantara Resort Port Douglas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Some rooms have direct access to the pools is you use them a lot this would be ideal.”
 of 5 bubbles jaav, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner suite, the view overlooking the pool was great”
 of 5 bubbles robertsY5614KU, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a pool deck room!”
 of 5 bubbles 892bethanyw, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have own decking with access to pool. Not sure I would like that, reduces privacy if sitting outside on balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Corinne210, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I loved being poolside”
 of 5 bubbles ci_bach_10, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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