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Mai Tai Resort

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12/05/2017 13/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is as close to Heaven as you are going to get (with all the mod cons of course). My Husband & I needed a peaceful, relaxing break and with Mai Tai, we hit the jackpot. We stayed in the executive Villa. Because it's a little higher than the rest of the resort and on it's own, it was so...

Thank 6mimi4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first TripAdvisor review I've written in the past 6 years. I've chosen to break my "silence" because this resort has been even better that we imagined. Mai Tai is the perfect location to explore the Great Barrier Reef, channel our inner foodie at Port Douglas, Mossman, and Daintree, and hike the rainforest. The intimate resort is perched...

Thank Ray M
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

The boutique accomodation suited our needs perfectly. Spectacular views, peaceful, relaxing and very intimate. Located in easy reach of Port Douglas & The Daintree Rain Forest. Anthony & Andre were very helpful, friendly and welcoming. Fresh fruit and croissants were served daily for breakfast along with limitless toast and cereals. Would definitely recommend this place for some much needed rest...

1Thank Kings36
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We stayed at Mai Tai for part of our honeymoon in 2015. We did not get to meet the owners as they were away at the time but we were looked after by a wonderful friend of theirs who was minding the resort (Peter? David?). We loved the feel of the accommodation, the furnishings, the seclusion (we were well aware...

2Thank sweetpaws
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Just returned from second holiday at Mai Tai Resort 2 bedroom villa. Again it was superb. Views are gorgeous - privacy assured - facilities and amenities are first class. The bird life and their chorus in the morning is beautiful (but if you want quiet that's ok too). A very serene and peaceful place to stay. The Hosts are wonderful,...

2Thank Patricia L
Maryville, Illinois
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Go ahead and book here if you are visiting Port Douglas. Andre and Anthony are the best hosts - offering great advice on what to do nearby and what tours to go on. They are funny and kind. They have 3 beautiful dogs and 2 cats on the property. Your room is very clean, has great air conditioning (a must...

1Thank angiemiz
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed here for three days early in January and we were very pleased with our decision to book in here. It is truly a unique establishment. The decor of the place had a Balinese theme and our hosts were extremely friendly and gave us excellent advice on what to do and where to eat around the area. This is...

1Thank Gerald S
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A beautiful place to stay with stunning view. The hosts Andrei/Anthony are lovely & very informative about the places to visit & the good food to dine-in. We really enjoy the healthy breakie every morning. Will most certainly be back and recommend this beautiful place to our family & friends :)

1Thank 438jen
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We've just got back from our stay at mai tai resort. The rooms were luxurious, the decor was unique and the breakfast was devine. Andre and Anthony made us feel at home and were a joy to be around. The only down side was having to leave. We will definitely be visiting again. Thanks from Laura and Keegan

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Weipa, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This has been our 4th stay at Mai Tai Resort. Since we have had our beautiful Wedding here in 2013 we come and stay every year. Mai Tai is a very unique and lovely decorated Resort with lots of attention to Detail. The Rooms are very specious and absolutely clean. We always try and book in advance to secure one...

2Thank Josephine M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mai Tai is a small adults only boutique Resort / Retreat set in the Port Douglas Hinterlands just 10 minutes North from the Port Douglas entrance. - With only 6 rooms - 2 Superior Rooms / 2 Deluxe Rooms and One 2 bedroom Executive Villa it's sure to guarantee you privacy and excellent service. Mai Tai commands some of the most spectacular views within the region across the Rainforest towards Thornton's Peak and the Coral Coast. With our high altitude you can always be guaranteed of peaceful days and cool breezes. Mai Tai is the perfect location away from the hustle and bustle of big cities, traffic and people offering a stress free environment and total relaxation. Mai Tai is within easy reach of beautiful beaches, fine dining, shopping and all local tours and attractions the region has to offer. This exclusive retreat caters for a maximum of only 12 discerning guests at any one time. Consisting of four romantic Balinese influenced rooms (2 Superior / 2 Deluxe), which have been carefully designed with hand carved furnishings and fittings from around Asia. Plus our Exclusive 2 bedroom Executive Villa set high above the Mai Tai Resort - Hidden amongst the Rainforest with it's own private plunge pool. Escape to Paradise and discover our hidden treasure, amidst the mountains, with cool sea breeze while relaxing around the saltwater pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mai Tai Resort

Address: 292 Mossman-Mt Molloy Rd | Cassowary, Port Douglas, Queensland 4873, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: RM537 - RM1,639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mai Tai Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Mai Tai Hotel Port Douglas
Mai Tai Port Douglas
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Port Douglas
#5 Luxury Hotel in Port Douglas
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms appeared very similar.”
JerroldT, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We prefer the Orchid Suite, with its awesome private outdoor shower and courtyard”
Neil_and_Vicki_2013, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Orchid room is perfect with private out-door tropical shower”
hoain462, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Orchid room which was delightful, with outdoor shower and wonderful views.”
SandKS86, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a view of the forest there are 2 rooms on the side facing the mountains plus the high end luxury villa as accommodation.”
figan2016, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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