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Port Douglas Yacht Club

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1 Spinnaway CL, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 4386
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Spinnaway CL, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were in Port Douglas for just one evening and we decided to try the Yacht Club for dinner. We are early diners and, after a bit of a walk from our accommodation in the Eastern end of town (the club doesn't...More

Thank ge0rge26
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great local food, friendly and helpful staff, overlooking marina, slightly off the main tourist track but well worth the visit.

Thank asiuk
Richard S, General Manager at Port Douglas Yacht Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Asiuk, Very please you enjoyed your experience with us and thank you very much for taking the time to share it with others. Warm regards,

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner. Waited at the entrance and no one came, so we ventured out to the lawn and sat down at a table. The view over the water was fantastic. It was so quiet though and I felt I couldn't even whisper...More

Thank SN0WF0XX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get to the yacht club 4 pm Wednesdays to sign up for the free Wednesday afternoon gentle sailing (WAG)! Much fun cruising the coastline as the sun sets. Participants are asked to stay on for dinner and drinks with their yacht team- terrific fund raiser...More

1  Thank kahp
Richard S, General Manager at Port Douglas Yacht Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kahp, We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us at the Port Douglas Yacht Club and thank you for sharing your positive experience with others. Warm regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husbands parmigana was burnt and the staff not attentive a bit disappointed. View and layout is great.

Thank Debra G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice spot to stop of and have a bite to eat and a few beers. Great view overlooking the club and the marina. Good food as well

Thank garrygriffiths2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here a few times - always busy but great atmosphere + the meals are really lovely and not over priced. The staff are very helpful. If you want the waterfront tables you had better book. It is packed before opening meal time...More

Thank KARPTHEC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely, friendly little yacht club. Make sure you visit on a Wednesday afternoon for free sailing with the locals. We had a such a wonderful 1 & 1/2 hours out on the water. Make sure you stick around for a few drinks and...More

Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked into the PDYC at about 12:30 in the afternoon for lunch. There was one other table and we sat down wanting to order. There was no one there except one (probable) local talking to a woman with her back to us. We wondered...More

Thank JDinLA
Richard S, General Manager at Port Douglas Yacht Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi JDinLA, Sorry to hear of the confusion you experienced, however the Club does not offer table service. You will find on your holidays that this is often the case in Club's and Pubs throughout Australia. All the very best to you. Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MUCH quieter than the tin shed, and better menu. Ideal for a couple of drinks and a really relaxed meal. Nothing pretentious about this place but therein lies the charm. Great location on the water and made to feel welcome. The whole vibe is relaxed...More

Thank rick055
Richard S, General Manager at Port Douglas Yacht Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

G'day Rick, Thanks so much for the kind words and very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I am a little confused however how this translates to a 3 star rating...? Anyway, all the very best to you and hope you had...More

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Jeanlamb
14 September 2016|
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Response from Richard S | Property representative |
Hi there, The Club is closed on Christmas Day due to licensing restrictions and public holiday wages for staff prevent us from operating profitably. Regards,
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179kirstynl
26 July 2016|
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Response from coogeematt | Reviewed this property |
The yacht club is a little away from main drag. There is Accom right next to it. But heaps of Accom within a 10 min walk. Just choose anything in port Douglas centre.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$27
Cuisine
Bar, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Spinnaway CL, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 4386
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Description
The Port Douglas Yacht Club is a unique and beautiful venue, located on the Dickson Inlet. Rick Preen our amazing new caterer has recently come on board, so do yourself a favour, come down have a Beer, Wine or Cocktail and sample Rick's wicked cuisine! If you're interested in holding function here, you have come to the right place. Send me an email and I will be sure to give you a call. Look forward to seeing you at "The Yachty"!
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