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Thala Beach Nature Reserve

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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“private beach”(124 reviews)
“nature walk”(44 reviews)
“rock pools”(27 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Their lobby, restaurant and lounge are amazing--all open air with wonderful views. The staff was so friendly and accommodating. My daughter sprained her ankle on a hike; when the waiter found out he brought over a bandage, ice and an extra chair so she could...More

Thank xnewyauka
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Thanks very much xnewyauka for your detailed feedback and lovely observations from your secluded haven in the rainforest. It's such a pleasure to read your review and we look forward to seeing you again. Johan Klindt General Manager

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

This wonderful place provided everything we were hoping for: nature in abundance, access to a swimming beach, privacy, genuine and helpful staff, good fresh and local food, a romantic atmosphere, walking tracks, all day and evening bar, and easy driving distance to Port Douglas, the...More

7  Thank Alifox2014
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 6 September 2017

Wow! What a terrific review, thank you very much Alifox2014 for providing such wonderful feedback. Ordering a picnic hamper to be delivered anywhere on our grounds is indeed a highlight and we're thrilled to know you were able to take advantage of dining amongst nature...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in a family treehouse which has a bunk bed and a king bed. The beach was private and beautiful. We enjoyed breakfast and dinner at the restaurant - the staff was great with our kids at the restaurant. We stayed for three nights...More

2  Thank Kassie M
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very Kassie M for sharing your feedback from your family's stay at Thala. It's such a pleasure to learn how much you enjoyed your family bungalow and that your children were well catered for. We hope to see you again! Johan Klindt General...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

A high quality resort where you can truly relax. My partner and I stayed in the standard hut which is of a very high standard. After an excellent dinner in the restaurant on arrival and a good nights sleep, to the sound of the ocean,...More

1  Thank Megan R
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Megan R for your terrific feedback - sounds like you were able to completely relax into Thala's nature-based vibe. Falling asleep to the sound of the ocean is a real treat! We hope to see you again for another relaxing getaway in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff with included in-house tours being a highlight in this large eco-resort. Has its own deserted beach with hammocks etc to perfectly relax in and a fully stocked bar and good restaurant (bit pricey though). Individual bungalows that are clean and well maintained. Plenty...More

1  Thank goony51
Response from Thala_management, General Manager at Thala Beach Nature ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much goony51 for your fabulous feedback and five star review. We're so thrilled to learn how much you enjoyed our bungalows, nature walks, beach, bar and Osprey's Restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again Best regards Johan Klindt General Manager

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free Internet
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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US$158 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$158 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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yvrjanice
20 June 2018|
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Response from Dragon T | Reviewed this property |
IMAX private Transfer Chauffeur driven $150 - the Resort is approximately 45 minutes North of Cairns. This service is full meet and greet with an experienced Chauffeur who can assist you at Cairns Airport and will ensure... More
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Adrocked
20 May 2018|
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Response from Thala_management | Property representative |
Hi Adrocked, as others have said, Thala is located on the beachfront and it's just a few mins walk to either Oak Beach or Pebbly Beach via the trails that meander throuugh the property. Some rooms are located closer to the... More
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Corryne K
3 October 2017|
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Response from Lynda G | Reviewed this property |
The weather between Xmas and New Year is usually hot and humid, as Thala beach is in the tropics.You would need to check with the resort about arriving on Xmas Day and leaving NY Day, they are both public holidays in... More
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"Rooms closer to the lobby eliminate the need for golf cart pick up/drop off"
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"The standard room is wonderful!"
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"Rooms with ocean view are amazing."
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