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Whangarei, New Zealand
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9 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a wonderful holiday we have just had at this apartment. Deck overlooking the pool and great views of the flora and fauna. Amanda and Peter our hosts are such welcoming and helpful people. They went out of their way to assist everybody in every way. The apartments had everything we needed and were so clean and comfortable. The place... More 

Thank Tony H
Merimbula, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a 2 week stay at Port Douglas Outrigger. It was home away from home. We were made to feel so welcome by Peter and Amanda. Our Apartment was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed when we chose to self cater or alternatively, restaurants were a level stroll away. The pool and gardens created... More 

1 Thank ampeters2016
Nelson, New Zealand
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411 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ticks all the boxes, lovely apartments, spacious and comfortable, lovely swimming pool with bbq etc. Owners are lovely so welcoming and friendly, and is it nice to talk with the others staying here as well. Very friendly atmosphere. Central location within walking distance to everything. Washing machine, dryer, full kitchen etc, everything you need to be self sufficient. Free... More 

1 Thank danjonelson
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Outrigger for 6 nights and it was fantastic! We stayed in the Penthouse apartment and it was spacious and lovely! My partner even proposed on the balcony that overlooks the pool! Peter and Amanda were very helpful, friendly and very welcoming! Great for my family which consisted of a toddler and a baby. We will definitely be... More 

1 Thank Krystal B
Sydney, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Port Douglas Outrigger at beginning of October 2016. We had a fantastic time at this place. Peter and Amanda the owners were very friendly, welcoming and always around for help and advice on places to visit in the area. The kids loved the pool. It was great that there were lots of pool toys/balls available for the... More 

1 Thank mackabee66
Katikati, New Zealand
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Outrigger for the second time in August and were not disappointed. We were welcomed like returning family by the managers,Amanda & Peter and were shown to our apartment.One bedroom ed apartment on the first floor,,good size kitchen and living area with all amenities, ,everything very clean and comfortable.,plus a small deck overlooking the pool area.. Everything that... More 

1 Thank insleys
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great location away from the hustle and bustle but close enough to walk to the wharf the shops and the beach. We stayed in a nice two bedroom apartment and would recommend this as a place to stay. You can please yourself with meals as it has a fully equipped kitchen and you don't have to pack... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent three nights at the outrigger and it met our needs perfectly. It is centrally located a couple blocks fro downtown, the beach, and the marina restaurants and bars. The 2 bedroom 2bath apartment was spacious and had a kitchen with everything we needed. There is a washer and dryer, air conditioning, and a deck with table. The area... More 

1 Thank Holly W
Benalla, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

We spent a celebratory milestone in our lives with a week in Port Douglas staying at the Outrigger. We appreciated the comfort of our apartment, the amenities provided and the convenience of the location – a few minutes walk either way to the CBD, the marina precinct or the beach. Above all, our week of celebration was made all the... More 

1 Thank wsquire68
1 review
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Amanda and Peter welcomed us to Port Douglas with open arms! They had great recommendations for places to visit and your companies to use. Their hotel was clean, updated, and safe. It was the perfect location to walk to the beach, shops, and restaurants. Being on a 3 week vacation, it was really great to have laundry in our apartment.... More 

1 Thank Leah A

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only a 5 minute walk from the town centre of Port Douglas (Macrossan Street), the Marina and the beautiful 4 mile Beach is The Port Douglas Outrigger, a small boutique style resort. Nestled in a quiet tropical setting with lush gardens surrounding a HEATED salt water swimming pool guests can relax and enjoy this peaceful oasis. The Port Douglas Outrigger has a number of 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and Penthouse apartments that are all fully self-contained - 'A home away from home' Under cover parking,Pool side BBQ, FREE wireless internet, full tour desk and friendly, knowledgeable onsite management. The apartments are beautifully decorated and comfortably spacious, with full size kitchens (including microwave and dishwasher) and bathrooms (including washer and drier) Large lounge and dining area with large flat screen TV/DVD/CD/MP3 IPod dock, free Foxtel, private balcony or patio. The Penthouse apartments have 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 balconies and over look the pool. Newly refurbished with extremely large living areas they really are a treat!Children welcome with FREE use of books, games, toys for pool and beach.Hosts Amanda & Peter look forward to welcoming you to the Outrigger. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Port Douglas Outrigger

Address: 16 - 18 Mudlo Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $134 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Port Douglas Outrigger 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“We like a room on the front side overlooking the pool with ample sun.”
 of 5 bubbles tonyh880, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in number 16 which is located at the rear of the resort”
 of 5 bubbles 755dij, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Before u do any food shopping check the fridge in the foyer where there are stable food free to take”
 of 5 bubbles 51ang51, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The two bedroom, two bathroom penthouse apartments offer two separate beds in one of the bedrooms, which is perfect for teenagers.”
 of 5 bubbles tampatravelfamily, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Units facing the Pool and Mudlo Street had lovely light and views. Good to be on the first or second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles MattRobsVic, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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