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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We had a very pleasant stay although the breakfasts were very disappointing. No fruit in sight and overall it was very unimaginative. What a shame when Queensland must be bursting with fruit. Otherwise a very good stay and the apartments were well equipped.

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1Thank Susan C
Sydney
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Greetings Readers, this year’s trip to Port Douglas has been a low budget impromptu affair for Salty and Missus Croc. About a month ago Missus Croc was empowered to seek her destiny in an alternate career path as an enhanced leisure consumer. This left us both a bit glum and in need of some tropical sun. So we booked a...

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10Thank saltycroc
Reviewed 10 April 2012

Stayed here for a week over Easter and we were really really happy with this accommodation. It is located within 2mins to the main street and 2 mins to four mile beach. Modern facilities and comfy bed! Only negative is that we never got clean towels but there are free laundry facilities. Would recommend and Defo stay there again!

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1Thank Deemolloy
Auckland
Reviewed 6 September 2011

Please note this review is for Unit 2 at Tropic Sands which I booked directly with the owner over their internet site. If you wish to stay it would be wise to deal directly with Tropic Sands as we found the Manager extremely helpful. Tropic Sands is well located close to shops, beach and the Marina and ideal for couples....

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5Thank Jaron1
Woodend, Australia
Reviewed 27 July 2011

We stayed in a quiet back apartment with a private balcony. The bathroom is due for renovation, and the fridge and stove look tired, but everything else was smart and clean. It is classified a 4 star venue, but is more like 3 star, with no manager on site. This apartment had a new large TV. If you can negotiate...

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Thank Grintona
Napier
Reviewed 23 July 2011

The apartment was clean and well presented. There was plenty of crockery and cutlery. The TV was new and there was a DVD player. We enjoyed being able to walk to the beach, town etc. Would definitely stay there again

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 June 2011

The apartment was spotlessly clean, and had everything we needed. Swimming pool was on the small side but heated enough to take the edge off, we had a dip every day and mostly had it to ourselves. A pleasant walk to shops and restaurants, only needed the car for day trips. Reception was not manned but did not worry us,...

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Lucy998, Public Relations Manager at Tropic Sands Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your wonderful review. We were happy to read that you enjoyed your stay and do hope that you return in the near future. We are under new management in 2011 and are making positive changes. Please contact me directly when you find yourself in Port Douglas and I will ensure that we take good care...

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 4 June 2011

My husband and I stayed at the Tropic Sands from 16 - 23 May in a privately owned apartment belonging to John and Shirley Carney. Having booked this apartment through ebay at a very cheap rate we didn't know quite what to expect, however we were very pleasantly surprised as the apartment was very clean and bright, and has a...

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3Thank radar18
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 August 2009

The Tropic Sands is at the action end of Davidson Street within 5 minute walk to the restaurants, bars and stores on Macrossan Street and about 10 minutes from the Inlet and Reef boats. Our apartment comprised of one bedroom, bathroom with shower, Kitchen/Dinner/Lounge with a sliding slated timber shutters through to the bedroom. The apartment was looking a bit...

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Traralgon
Reviewed 22 May 2009

My husband and I recently stayed at this hotel and were very pleased with the friendliness and attitude of the owners, particularly Tania. She was great and nothing was too much trouble for her. She was happy to book tours for us at no extra cost and was keen to see how we liked the tours that we went on...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropic Sands is a small tropical style accommodation complex with one bedroom apartments and is ideally suited to adults and couples. The property features a handy location amongst the palms and native trees, and only a short walk from Four Mile Beach, the Marina and Port Douglas Village. The apartments provide a communal barbeque area, outdoor swimming pool, complimentary undercover car parking and tour booking service (located at nearby Beaches Resort on The Esplanade). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropic Sands Apartments

Address: 21 Davidson Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: €58 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropic Sands Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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#18 Top resorts Hotel in Port Douglas
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“Away from the road is best.”
 of 5 bubbles ValerieM1948, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our apartment was on the 1st floor - although a fair way back from the road, it was very close to a neighbouring apartment complex.”
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“Upper levels would probably have a more private balcony”
 of 5 bubbles megc592, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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“they are all nice, an air con is in every apartment”
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