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Port Douglas Accommodation Directory
Accommodation in Port Douglas can be summed up in a single word... LUXURY!
Douglas accommodation options include; luxury
apartments, spacious holiday
homes, a sprinkling of opulant bed and breakfast accommodation and prestigious
Interestingly, there are very few hotels or
motels in Port Douglas,
as the entire region is devoted to personal service, which hotel accommodation
and motels don't tend
to facilitate as easily. Perhaps because it is a rich and famous destination,
Port Douglas' beach, the famous Four Mile Beach (pictured below) is home to
many accommodation properties which offer beachfront
accommodation. This area
is very popular, and certainly one worth considering if you enjoy ocean views
and soft breezy waves. Oak Beach is another popular beach accommodation destination
just south of Port Douglas, as is Newell Beach, and Thala Beach. These beaches
also offer absolute beachfront accommodation, mostly from the many gorgeous
holiday homes built in the area.
Port Douglas doesn't really have a 'budget' accommodation range, motels and
apartment complexes provide afforable accommodation in Port Douglas, especially
Port Douglas is also considered by many to be an ideal hub to tour Far North
Queensland, as its proximity to other major attractions is a major time advantage.
Port Douglas is the closest point to the Great
Barrier Reef, with many tours to the reef leaving from the pictuesque Marina
Mirage. Closeby is the Daintree
Rainforest, and further north, Cape Tribulation.. a place many refer to
'where the rainforest meets the sea'.
Those who love the water will especially love Port Douglas for its wide range
of sailing options, and liveaboard boats. Many of Australia's most luxurious
vessels moor in Port Douglas... it's not affectionately known as Port (Douglas)
for nothing. Accommodation in Port Douglas on boats, sailing, fishing or otherwise