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The Port Douglas Outrigger

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a blissful spot. The penthouse apartment was spacious and airy, stylishly decorated and really well equipped. So handy to restaurants, shopping and the beach. Great spot with such friendly and helpful hosts. Thank you - will be back.

2Thank Salaillama
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

If one wants first class accommodation then look no further than the Port Douglas Outrigger Apartments. They are 1st class and the service provided by Amanda/Peter the Owner/Manager was excellent.All our trips were organised by Amanda. Everything one needed was provided in the apartment. A holiday we will always remember and look forward to returning in the future.

2Thank stratford36
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a penthouse apartment, which was fantastic. It was clean and spacious and everything was at our fingertips. We overlooked the pool which our little boy loved swimming in. There is a play area with toys that you can take to the beach and in the pool. It's a 5 min walk to the beach and main strip...

1Thank TrishKamaric
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a 3 day short break in March and had amazing time! The place was very clean and well equip, it had everything we needed. What made the stay even more amazing were the hosts. They sorted out EVERYTHING for us so we didn't have the worry about doing it when we got there. The trips that...

1Thank rachaelcolbert92
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for a week in a Penthouse Apartment - spacious, comfortable, well equipped and clean. Yes, the Port Douglas Outrigger is in a handy location, and has pleasant clean facilities, but the stand out feature is the warm, professional customer service of Peter and Amanda. Nothing was too much trouble - including blowing up pool toys, delivering the kids...

1Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm and cosy place for small families , centrally located about a 5 min walk to the PD shopping strip, the Marina and to the Beach. The four of us had the 2 bedroom Apart which was spacious and clean with all the necessary amenities. Amanda and Peter were very warm and welcoming and helpful in assisting with arranging...

2Thank Ratnarajah N
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've stayed here twice now, loved it both times. The location is perfect so close to town and the beach which is ideal when you don't want to be getting young kids in and out of the car al the time. The rooms are clean, comfortable and well equipped. The pool is just perfect for small kids, mainly shaded, toys...

1Thank Juliawooboo
Pinnacle, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We would highly recommend this place for anyone looking for a place to stay in Port Douglas. Peter and Amanda are extremely nice to deal with and we can't say enough about how accommodating they are. This was our first trip to Australia and the experience we had here set our entire trip at ease. The apartment was very clean...

1Thank kallen1564
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I booked two nights at the Outrigger solely based on the great TripAdvisor reviews this place had received and boy was I let down. We booked a two bedroom apartment which was small and basic and the floors felt gritty and left our feet black – as if perhaps the room had been locked up for some time. The bathroom...

3Thank 351reviewer
Amanda C, Manager at The Port Douglas Outrigger, responded to this review

You called with a special request to allow 6 guests (you, your partner and 4 children) in a two bedroom apartment. Our limit is 5 guests in a 2 bedroom apartment. Hesitantly, we agreed to your request, considering that your 4 children were under 7 and it was for only two nights. Amanda advised you at the time that it...

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The outrigger is a fantastic place for your stay in Port Douglas. The apartments are spacious and clean and have good facilities. The kitchen was well equiped. The apartments are located between the shops/restaurants, beach and marina, all within walking distance. We had a very good time here and would recommend this place definitelly. The owners of the hotel are...

1Thank Reinoud77

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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 St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $139 - $252 (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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Outrigger Port Douglas
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“They are all good rooms to stay in.”
stratford36, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Penthouse apartment offered plenty of space for a family of four”
EmmaB961, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Find a room somewhere else”
351reviewer, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Penthouse beautiful”
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“Penthouse units have a view of the pool”
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