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Ventnor, Australia
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Don't overlook this Bali inspired accommodation. Perfection in detail and presentation. Positioned ideally to explore this area and your host will help you make your holiday a very rewarding and memorable experience.Has it all!

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Maclean, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

We had a lovely peaceful stay at this wonderful location, Anne and Fernando were great, very friendly, nothing is to much trouble, felt right at home. Lovely breakfast, presented nice, Room was lovely, bed very comfortable, can really recommend a stay, hope to be able to return for a further stay. Beth Rose

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Cairns
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

The best BnB in Newell. Anne & Fernando excel in customer service, creating ambience and the pool is perfect, the entire experience exceeded our expectations. We're local Queenslanders and our first time to Newell Beach, it's a real find, next year with family we have booked Boonooloo Beach House on the beachfront. I highly recommend Newell Beach.

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2015

I've never stayed at a B&B before, so I was a little sceptical. Fortunately, Anne and Fernando were wonderful, warm and friendly hosts and their home was the perfect stop over on the way back to Cairns. Beautiful rooms and facilities. No details were missed here. The refreshing salt water pool, the Balinese inspired theme, the fresh, local breakfast, so... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

The place is owned and run by an extremely friendly couple ( Fernando & Anne ). Location is beautiful & the house is amazing. The service is very warm. Breakfast is huge. Stayed here for 1 night as we had other plans already booked in. Wish we could have stayed longer. The Balanese theme goes will with the construct of... More 

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Thank jay-desai-83
Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Fernando greeted us at the front Balinese entrance & proceeded to show us around their amazing house. Really quiet area. Shortwalk to an amazing beach. Short drive to Mossman for dinner. Overall great stay. Recommended

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

We came to newel beach after a trip to Cape tribulation and were very pleased to see a luxurious room and setting. The hosts are amazingly friendly and will send you to mojos restaurant in mossman (very good!) and they know lots about activities to do I the local area (they even have discount at some places) The room is... More 

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MantarayPortDouglas, Owner at Manta Ray Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Jay and thank you so much for the great review. We enjoyed having you stay and appreciated that you loved our Bali inspired environment. we hope you enjoyed your stay in the Daintree and also hope that you will come back again some time in the not to distant future to stay with us again. Kind Regards Anne and... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We had a wonderful stay at Newell Beach, we loved the location being away from the busy areas. We rented a car (which I would advise everyone to do if they are exploring North QLD) and were able to easily get to Port Douglas, the Daintree and other tours. The property is a 2 min walk to the beach where... More 

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MantarayPortDouglas, Owner at Manta Ray Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much Jani and Sherman for this great review. We really enjoyed having you stay and hope you will come back and visit our little piece of paradise again in the not too distant future. Three days was just not enough to enjoy all the wonderful experiences our lovely region offers. All the very best in the meantime.... More 

Whangarei
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196 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

This is an awesome spot. We hired both rooms for our son and ourselves and this was perfect. The 2 rooms share a great bathroom. Each room has a fridge and fans. The pool was wonderful and was great to hop into at the end of a hot day. Anne and Fernando offer great assistance and will let you know... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This was the first place we stayed in Queensland, directly coming from Canada. It was an ideal introduction to the beautiful region and the hospitality of its people. If you are looking for a very comfortable beautiful place with really welcoming hosts in quiet surroundings, for example on your way up North, this is your place. We arrived with much... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Manta Ray Bed and Breakfast

Address: Manta Ray Bed and Breakfast 23 Coulthard CL, Newell Beach, Queensland 4873, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Daintree Region > Newell Beach
Price Range: RM396 - RM495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“There're only 2 rooms and if you book one, the other won't be booked!”
 of 5 bubbles 238marcx, 24 Sep 2013 | Read review
“no need to worry about choosing a room you will have the entire place to yourself”
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