Port Douglas is a tropical paradise nestled between the crystal blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef and the rich green of the World Heritage Listed Daintree rainforest. Port Douglas is a world-renowned holiday destination, where the Rainforest meets the Reef. With its charming, friendly village atmosphere and cosmopolitan variety of accommodation, hotels, shops, restaurants and cafes, Port Douglas is the ideal retreat that has something for everyone.
Port Douglas Accommodation
There is a range of Port Douglas accommodation to suit everyone, whether you tote a backpack or a Gucci valise. Port Douglas accommodation caters for all. A couple looking to stay in the heart of town can find excellent value with self catering apartments conveniently located within easy access of restaurants and boutiques. If a family gathering draws you to Port Douglas, we can cater with small boutique accommodation and private holiday residences.
Many of the luxurious accommodation we offer embody the beach lifestyle and relaxed elegance which gives this Queensland resort township its reputation as the ultimate holiday playground for discerning travellers. These luxurious properties are the crème de la crème of accommodation; they remain financially accessible but do tend towards the very top end of the market.
Areas to Stay in Port Douglas
There is a large number of apartment style, resort accommodation along the strip of Macrossan Street and in some of the closer back streets all within walking distance the the shops restaurants and bars of Port Douglas village
Properties in and about the Port Douglas village but close to the beach, surf club and beachside cafes.
A great area to stay "out of town" offering a wide range of beach houses, the resorts of Niramaya and Sea Temple, Links Golf course, the 4 Mile shops and the Beach Shack restaurant
The St Crispins area offers a wide range of lower priced resorts and accommodation offerings, car is essential when staying in this area.
Murphy Street runs along the back of Port Douglas village and is elevated to provide the best coastal views down 4 Mile beach and in some cases out to Low Isles
Newell Beach boasts spectacular views to Port Douglas in the south and the lighthouse on Low Isles to the east. The two and a half kilometre beach is clean and pristine and is bordered to the north and south by estuaries.There are numerous beach houses directly across from the beach, there is a convenience store and for groceries. The...
Highlights of Port Douglas
Port Douglas, with its extensive range of holiday rental accommodation options, is internationally recognized as one of Australia’s major holiday destinations. From 5 star luxury absolute Port Douglas beachfront houses, secluded retreats with spectacular views to the Coral Seas and apartments, to resort villas in a range of locations, there truly is something for everyone. Securing Port Douglas accommodation brings you the opportunity to explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef, the World Heritage listed Daintree rainforest and Cape Tribulation National Parks, the Mossman Gorge, the Atherton Tablelands and outback Queensland.
The beachfront precinct of Port Douglas offers ultimate convenience, within easy walking distance of the wonderful restaurants and eateries located in and around the Marina Mirage and Macrossan Street. Bask in the warmth on our famous beaches, bathe in the Coral Sea, take a leisurely stroll along tree lined streets bordered with galleries, boutiques & sidewalk cafes. Plunge into pristine waterhole’s after a rainforest walk or select a tour or boat charter amongst the huge variety offered in Port Douglas.
Port Douglas is a spectacular town, paradise to many but it is the combining a city’s cosmopolitan choice with a village atmosphere. The charm and unique lifestyle that ensue are not to be missed.
Where to Stay
There is a range of Port Douglas accommodation to suit everyone, whether you tote a backpack or a Gucci valise. Port Douglas accommodation caters for all. A couple looking to stay in the heart of town can find excellent value with self catering apartments conveniently located within easy access of restaurants and boutiques. If a family gathering draws you to Port Douglas, we can cater with small boutique accommodation and private holiday residences. MORE
Where To Eat
Port Douglas is renowned for its great range of award-winning restaurants.
Evening options include restaurants and cafes many bars and night-spots as well some of the finest seafood restaurants around.
The local fishing fleet delivers straight from the fishing grounds to our restaurants, meaning the chefs can create your meals with the best produce available. Off the land we are at the foothills of Australia’s food table, the Atherton Tablelands. More;
Where to Play
There are a multitude of activities day trips and tours available in and around the town for thrill seekers and cautious adventurers alike.From deep sea fishing to hot-air ballooning, scuba diving or snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, a leisurely morning walk along 4 mile beach, a round of championship golf at the Mirage, Sea Temple or Mossman, you could try whitewater rafting in the Mossman Gorge or go four-wheel driving, take a tour along the Daintree River or Cape Tribulation, then there is the Kurandra Markets and the Skyrail phew… I think I now need some time at a local day spa for some therapeutic relaxation. More:
Relax together with flat screen and Austar service
Where to buy and Sell
Whether you are buying or selling, this site provides you with a wealth of information on Real Estate in Port Douglas. Browse through our vast list of properties from all the real estate agents here. These are gathered together in one place. We have a range of basic homes and apartments to our signature homes or Luxury Portfolio, everyone will find something of interest
From Carnivale to the legendary Port Douglas sunday markets there is always something going on in Port.
Port Douglas to Oak Beach, beach houses, luxury apartments, views down 4 mile beach Discover Port Douglas are here to fulfil your accommodation needs
Enjoying eating out in Port Douglas
The Port Douglas is a Disneyland of wineries and you can easily spend a week in Pokolbin trying to get to them all. If you like steak, cheese, semillon and shiraz (pronounced “sem-eh-lon” and “sirrah” in the local wine dialect) then you’re in for a ripper of a time. Here are some of our favourites.
Enjoyment of the Tropical Way of living
Live FNQ style, come and enjoy the
Activities and what to do
The Port Douglas has a range of activities suitable for families and children. If you’re seeking to break up your day or entertain the kids, this is a list which should provide hours of entertainment.