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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for 5 nights and was pleasantly surprised at how nice it was. This accommodation was great value for money. The rooms were very nice and had all the essential kitchen items. We had 5GB of WiFi which was plenty. At times it was a bit slow, however we managed to watch a few shows on Netflix using it....

Thank Ben E
Corlette, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights just doing a quick trip and reconnaissance mission of the area. I would not call the resort 4 star but the room was nice and clean and roomy. I spent most days exploring but to come back to air con or a nice hotel pool was relaxing. Town only took 5mins on a slow...

Thank Lisa H
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great resort extremely close to town. Great value and extremely clean and well maintained. We stayed for a week and could have stayed for longer. Very quiet resort with pleasant outlook from the pool view rooms. BBQ area around the pool was a great spot to enjoy a meal. And so close to the main street with all its shops...

Thank Glen H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in PD for a friend's wedding. We wanted something close to the action, by with enough facilities so we didn't have to rely on eating out all the time. PD Retreat fit the bill. It's not the fanciest place in the world but it is clean, the staff are really friendly and incredibly helpful and...

Thank TravellingJstac
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a long weekend in October 2016. Right for the start the couple at reception were friendly and helpful with local information of restaurants and places of interest. We had arrived well early of 2:00pm check in, although our room wasn't ready, the staff gave us a time to return which was within the hour. The hotel...

Thank Stew7five
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stayed here several times, always in 24 has it has the best view of the pool which is always quiet. Its great to sit under the fan on the balcony with a glass of wine. Granted you have to go upstairs but a bit of exercise can't be a bad thing plus you don't have people walking past your room....

Thank Amanda N
Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Enjoyed our 8 night stay. Excellent location being close to main shopping street, marina and beach. Very quiet rooms overlooking the tropical gardens and relaxing pool. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Rooms were adequate with small kitchenette. Loved the balcony room where we enjoyed an afternoon happy hour drink. Would definitely stay here again... Good value for money. 😄

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Great location- easy walking distance to shops and the beach. Lovely pool and surrounds. Areas of sun, part shade or full shade during the day- something for everyone! Simple room but clean and comfortable. Shower a bit on the small side, but water pressure good and bathroom a good size. Small kitchenette if you want to cook, although it's central...

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stayed here for three nights and would say its in a pretty good location, the marina and main streets are in easy walking distance. The rooms open out onto the pool which is surrounded by trees so is quite a relaxing oasis. Car parking is within a garage compound which is locked at night so seems quite secure. The staff...

Thank Steve041
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a week while travelling in Australia. The room was huge and very clean. The owners were very friendly and very helpful! The hotel is a short walk from restaurants, bars, the beach and marina area. I would absolutely stay here again!

Thank r482ty

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
IDEAL ACCOMMODATION IN PORT DOUGLAS. Port Douglas Retreat Holiday Accommodation offers self-contained studio apartments in Port Douglas, Far North Queensland, Australia. Perfect holiday accommodation for couples or single travellers. EXCELLENT LOCATION. Port Douglas Retreat Holiday Accommodation is superbly located just a few minutes' walk to Four Mile Beach or Macrossan Street and Marina Mirage. VISITOR INFORMATION. With an in-house tour desk and local knowledge, your hosts can help create your wonderful Port Douglas experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Port Douglas Retreat

Address: 31 - 33 Mowbray St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: €64 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Douglas Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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“Pay a little more and ask for a room with the pool view.”
marleec2016, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms close to the pool are very good.”
lloyd255100, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“As a solo, mature person, the first floor away from noise suited me”
Nola1948, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rm 24 has a new bathroom and kitchen. Overlooks the pool with a fan on verandah.”
amandan27, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pool view rooms with balcony the best”
365sallym365, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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