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Port Douglas Sands Resort

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a fantastic stay. Excellent base for Daintree, Cairns and Mossman Gorge. We had a comfortable stay and a bonus breakfast with an entertaining breakfast host. 2km (pleasant) walk to Port Douglas town or you can catch a coach or bike ride. We had a delay with our train arrival but they were happy to accommodate our needs and...

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Sands Resort in a 2 bedroom apartment for 4 nights over NYE. The apartment was perfect for our family of four. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The included breakfast was just what we needed. If we holiday in Port Douglas again we'd stay at the Sands again. Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good stay with a great room and fantastic staff, especially Chillagoe who made us feel special and was the most charming person of all Port Douglas. Apartment was clean and fresh and new, really good facilities - the four of us were very happy with our stay. Thank you

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed in number 27, both bedrooms have air-cons as does the main area. New kitchen and all you need to enjoy your stay. Catch the local bus to and from town, just wave it down. Love the pool and bbq. Breakfast is good, bring your own fruit & yoghurt to complement the cereal etc. Management are very friendly and helpful....

Reviewed 27 October 2016

Immaculate property - gardens, pool and apartment were excellent. The continental breakfast and sandpit by the pool were a bonus! Even though it was peak season the resort was nice and quiet. Easy drive to town, perfect for our young family (11 month old and 3 year old). Would highly recommend staying here.

Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We Stayed in a two bedroom unit very clean and self sufficient right near the pool, with an amazing view, the pool was nice and cool very inviting on such a warm day, the gardens were nicely maintained with a gorgeous arrangement of plants which insured plenty of shade, the staff were amazing always around to help with all in...

Reviewed 21 October 2016

My daughter is staying at the Port Douglas Sands Resort for 9 months. The resort is in a convenient spot close to the beach and the town is just down the road. The unit itself has been renovated and everything is brand new and clean. The pool area is great and relaxing as well as having a barbecue right there...

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We had a perfect family holiday! It was reasonably priced, close to everything and was run by a beautiful family who went above and beyond .. The room was decent size and very clean ! The Kids had a ball in the pool and in general. The pool and garden area was well kept. The staff were very helpful in...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I spent a relaxing week at the resort. We found it to be a lovely place to spend the week. The staff very helpful, Ron in the café a delightful man. Our unit was very clean and comfortable, the pool and the garden area was neat and tidy. The free breakfast and internet was a bonus. This...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Positives: 1. Rooms good size 2.Pool is lovely 3. Kitchen is well stocked with appliances( great for families on a budget wanting to cook) Negatives: 1.Mold in bathroom drain (brought this to managements attention, instead of an apology and a we will deal with it we were provided excuses). After mold cleaned drain still full of hair. Picture provided. 2....

Amanda F, Manager at Port Douglas Sands Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very disappointed to read this review, we stand by our high level of cleanliness which is evident in the other guest reviews on this website. Upon inspection the only mould found in this apartment, pointed out by the guest, was inside the bathroom sink drain. The guest went to extraordinary lengths to locate this, by dismantling...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Port Douglas Sands Resort holiday apartment and short-term rental accommodation is an easy distance to the bustle of Macrossan Street, the Sheraton and Marina Mirage complex, golf course and beautiful Four Mile Beach (only 400 metres away). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Port Douglas Sands Resort

Address: Cnr Mahogany And Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia (Formerly Quest Port Douglas Resort)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: RM373 - RM716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Douglas Sands Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for 27 it's fully airconditioned..”
 of 5 bubbles Whatup69, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a room away from the busy main road.”
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“Room on bottom floor for kids to pool”
 of 5 bubbles , 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you like to sleep in, you may like a room away from Port Douglas Road”
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“Some rooms have been recently renovated”
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