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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Shantara did not disappoint! It really is amazing, the apartment is lovely and clean and modern. The staff will do any thing to help you. we where really impressed by all the little touches that Shantara and their staff did to help us have the best stay a couple of things where - One of the ladies at reception helped...

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Madison, Alabama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our travel agent booked this property. We were pleasantly surprised to find a small kitchenette, guest laundry facilities, nice balacony over looking the pool. Very easy to walk to town. Would stay there again.

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Shantara, Manager at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Hi Anne, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciate the excellent review. We hope to see you again at Shantara.

Burgess Hill, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived here very late at 1.30am. Good arrangements for getting into hotel and room as arrival out of office hours. Excellent room, spacious, very clean and lovely bathroom. Very pleasant and helpful reception staff and nice to know that the premises were secured well. Two lovely swimming pools. Laundry facilities right next to room. Recommendations for food spot on –...

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Shantara, Manager at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Jaav, Thank you for the comprehensive review, excellent rating and recommendation. We are glad you had a great stay and we hope to see you again at Shantara.

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel staff were so friendly, they helped us plan lots of things to do and made us feel relaxed. The hotel was clean and spacious, free car parking underground. Very close to the centre of town, but far away enough for a quiet nights sleep. Would defo return!

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Shantara, Manager at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back at Shantara in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful apartment, staff were very welcoming and friendly. Easy walk to Main Street, beach and marina. Would definitely stay here again, it was recommended to us by friends who had stayed here previously.

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Livenow13, Owner at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Robert, and for recognising the great job our staff do.

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel conveniently located a 5 minute walk to the main street of Port Douglas. Easy walk to the marina also. We stayed in a pool deck room and loved being able to jump straight into the water after a long day of exploring. Great as a retreat as it is an adult only resort. Rooms were comfortable, but a...

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Livenow13, Owner at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Thank you for the review Bethany.

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with a friend to this hotel as part of my holiday in Australia. On arrival we were greeted warmly by the reception staff, who explained what was available in the hotel and where we were in relation to shops, beach etc. Our accommodation ( one bed roomed apartment) was tiptop, clean and comfortable. The reception staff booked the...

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Shantara, Owner at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Thank you for the review Corinne210.I am pleased you mentioned the cleanliness and the warm welcome you received from our reception staff.

New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this hotel, visited early November with my husband for 5 day. Staff extremely friendly and very helpful in recommending actives and places to dine. The rooms where nice and very clean, as was the resort it. As its an adults only resort, it was very peaceful and relaxing. Excellent location, within walking distance to Port Douglas' main dining strip,...

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Livenow13, Owner at Shantara Resort Port Douglas, responded to this review

Thank you for the review Christina and for mentioning the terrific job our housekeeping staff do.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here based on a recommendation from friends. Was not disappointed. Opted for the one bedroom apartment with pool deck access and couldn't be happier. Having the kitchen to prepare your own breakfast and take use of the BBQ was awesome and helped achieve ultimate relaxation Apartment was well appointed and clean Due to the layout of the resort and...

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Thank you for the review Brett. We are pleased you enjoyed your vacation with us.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 2nd visit to Shantara-staff are so accommodating we arrived v early and they arranged a check in ASAP!! If u like peace and privacy this is a top choice- facilities are spotless and few mins walk to Main Street or beach. Goldsmiths 😎

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Thank you for your review Goldsmiths and for mentioning our great location.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shantara Resort Port Douglas is the newest accommodation in Port Douglas and offers quality boutique style Apartment accommodation. An Adults only retreat ideal for couples, honeymooners or the independent traveller looking to escape in tranquil surrounds (Children over the age of 15 are welcome). Shantara is located walking distance to Macrossan Street, where you will find an array of Restaurants, cafes & only 400-meters to Four Mile Beach. Shantara has a selection of spacious one bedroom apartments with full kitchen, lounge/dining area, spa baths and separate shower. The studios are perfect for the shorter stay with kitchenettes. Outdoor balconies to all apartments to sit out with a relaxing drink after a day out. Available also is free Internet access, cable TV/DVDs and laundry facilities to all apartments and studios. 2 Pools - heated in winter. Gymnasium, Day Spa for personalised treatments, undercover BBQ area for guests to try out the local produce. All rooms and external area are Non-Smoking. Shantara Resort Port Douglas is a family operated business offering personalised and friendly service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shantara Resort Port Douglas

Address: 27 - 31 Davidson St | Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: $156 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shantara Resort Port Douglas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Some rooms have direct access to the pools is you use them a lot this would be ideal.”
 of 5 bubbles jaav, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner suite, the view overlooking the pool was great”
 of 5 bubbles robertsY5614KU, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a pool deck room!”
 of 5 bubbles 892bethanyw, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have own decking with access to pool. Not sure I would like that, reduces privacy if sitting outside on balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Corinne210, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I loved being poolside”
 of 5 bubbles ci_bach_10, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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