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Mantra PortSea

04/07/2017 05/07/2017
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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice clean apartment within 15 minute walk of town and local restaurants. Pleasant staff on reception who were very helpful. Breakfast was included but could do with more selection- eggs/ bacon etc. Hotel has laundry facilities and pool bar. Local market on Sunday near wharf. Lots of trips available locally and can be booked at reception. Wi if has to...

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxing,clean and comfortable. Staff were amazing ! Definitely go above and beyond. Tiny bit disappointed that the spa wasn't heated. Pool is amazing ! Would definitely stay again! And will be bringing our kids as it's very kid friendly !

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall a great stay and very relaxed. We had two young kids with us (ages 3 and 5) and the staff were great with them. The pool has ample space and is a reasonable size, although you will have to go to a separate pool to swim laps. The swim up bar was a hit, although offerred limited selection of...

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Tom L, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. By the sounds of it, you truly embraced your tropical getaway with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mantra Portsea was a Mediterranean feel whitewashed complex the was very comfortable. Nice pool & swim up bar - A little too cold for that (I know that sounds strange right?) We stayed in the ground floor, one room self catering unit with very comfortable King sized bed, good sized kitchen with all the kitchen appliances in good order...

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Tom L, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

Great to hear you loved Mantra PortSea. We appreciate the specific feedback as it allows us to better our overall guest experience. We can't wait to have you back soon!

Geelong & Bellarine, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

overall very good. Once in a nice room we loved the resort. The pool is well maintanined and it was not busy so easy to get a space aroudn the pool. Love how close it is to the beach. Would stay here again

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Tom L, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review, so when are you coming back? We can't wait to have you visit soon!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect resort,ticked all the boxes for our stay.Lovely rooms with a great swim up bar.Dont need to fly half way around the world the have warm weather and a relaxing holiday,3 hour flight from Melb and your there.

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Tom L, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

It sounds like you totally embraced a true tropical holiday- sunbathing, cocktails, dips in the pool...pure relaxation. Such a boinus Melbourne is only a short flight away from paradise.

Auckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to town but not to close - a 10 minute walk. Great pool area for the kids or the beach is close if preferred. The staff are very diligent and ustomer focussed, proactively assisting on any issues

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Tom L, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are very proud of our staff and are glad the pool is perfect for all the family.

south australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How many connecting pools can be accommodated in one hotel location? And courtyards surrounded by white arched verandah buildings. Was lovely - though low season, so was quiet. There is also a decent lap pool which I reckon is about 20 - 25 m long. Rooms not serviced (also has its upside) but can restock your room from front desk....

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Cdid, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review! By the sounds of it you had a wonderful stay, so easy to escape and relax when chilling around the pool especially when it's quiet! Warmest regards, Tom Front Office Manager

Avoca, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay. CBD is in walking distance but easier with a car. Pool and surroundings is beautiful. Short stroll to the beach. Not a lot of places to eat out in the area but excellent of selections in town.

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Cdid, Front Office Manager at Mantra PortSea, responded to this review

We love that you love us! From our ideal location, to the beautiful resort surroundings. Thank you for the wonderful review, so when are you coming back? We can't wait to have you visit soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poor service poor cleaning. No free wi-fi cause we didn't book direct though company. What a joke. Front counter could not give a crap about any needs we brought up to them. Pool nice breakfast nice service poor

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Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I'm disappointed to hear that you did not thoroughly enjoy your stay with us.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled amongst North Queensland's tropical rainforests, Mantra PortSea is a short walk to golden beaches and Port Douglas main tourist strip, Macrossan Street which offers an abundance of restaurants, shops, bars and clubs. At Mantra PortSea there are almost too many relaxation choices, there are three swimming pools with the large central lagoon featuring a swim-up pool bar with water slide, spas and waterfalls surrounded by magnificent Golden Canes and vivid Haliconias. For activity-seekers there is a fully-equipped gymnasium and tennis court. The PortSea Massage & Beauty Day Spa offers plenty of opportunity for pampering and relaxation with a full range of massage and beauty treatments. Guest services include baby sitting services, a guest laundry, undercover car parking, an internet room, arrival and departure lounge plus our booking services can organise tour bookings to the reef, rainforest and other local attractions. Situated between the seascape of Four Mile Beach and Port Douglas Village, the property offers hotel rooms, and one and two bedroom suites or two bedroom apartments. All hotel rooms, studios and apartments feature air-conditioning, ceiling fans, flat screen TV, DVD player, movies on demand, mini-bar on request and tea and coffee making facilities. One and two bedroom studios and two bedroom apartments boast the added convenience of kitchenette facilities and the comfort of a two person spa bath and private balcony. From your courtyard or balcony the sights and sounds of the tropical north will provide a carefree holiday environment for the whole family. Tropical North Queensland is famous for the reef, rainforest and numerous adventure activities that can be undertaken. Four Mile Beach (just one minute's walk from the resort) is a unique stretch of beach that looks out over the Coral Sea. All tours can be booked by the reception tour desk. Holidaymakers looking for cosmopolitan sophistication set against the backdrop of the Coral Sea should look no further than Mantra PortSea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mantra PortSea

Address: 76 Davidson St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia (Formerly BreakFree Portsea Resort)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: RM350 - RM851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mantra PortSea 4*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Mantra Portsea Port Douglas
Mantra Portsea Resort Port Douglas
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Port Douglas
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Port Douglas
#18 Luxury Hotel in Port Douglas
#23 Romantic Hotel in Port Douglas
#26 Family Hotel in Port Douglas
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“Rooms on the outside of the building, away from the pool, are much quieter.”
spillas57, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lagoon pool front rooms are great with pool lounges and a swim up bar they are good value.”
trevorh360, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a better room at another hotel for a cheaper price.”
Erin5454, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
Barking31, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms that face the pool are lovely.”
Robbie77, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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