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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful mountain views. Choose North facing rooms. Room layouts catered for a peaceful relaxed stay. Anthony and Andre are great hosts who provide extensive local knowledge and suggestions depending on your travel style. Authentic Asian themed decor creates a relaxed ambience. Situated well, between Port Douglas and the Daintree. Local shops and restaurants at Mossman provide all you can want....

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you Andre and Anthony we really enjoyed our stay. Hidden gem with spectacular views, in a very welcoming setting. Loved listening to the kookaburras while using the huge outdoor shower. Rooms very private, loved the outdoor daybed in our garden. Breakfast was especially nice watching sunbirds building there nests while butterflies fluttered by. Soooooo relaxing. Certainly recommend Joanne and...

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1Thank Tripljd
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Wonderful relaxing stay with excellent hosts, views and accommodation. Perfectly maintained gardens with a bali flavour where ever you look. Hard to find a better spot. Andre and Anthony were very welcoming and relaxed and breakfast was superb. Highly enjoyable tours included in a package.

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1Thank Janyce H
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Delightful room and beautiful view from both our suite and the breakfast veranda. Excellent service from our hosts who are hospitality professionals. In addition Anthony and Andre provided all the help we needed with excursion planning, maps and tips for restaurants etc.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay for a peaceful and delightfully romantic holiday! The only thing that could have made it better was to stay longer!!! Executive villa is very secluded and private...what ambience! Everything is there to relax and enjoy. A huge plus for us was the ability to cook our own meals... One being super particular and the...

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2Thank Chrisly1
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We loved the ambience from the moment we pulled up at the perfectly maintained gardens and inviting verandas. Everywhere we looked there was a delight to see from the serene buddhas to the comfortably upholstered Balinese furnishings. The attention to detail was evident everywhere from the enchanting silk lanterns to the beautifully appointed rooms. Our room was cool, calming and...

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2Thank figan2016
Tavistock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We spent a relaxing, lovely 6 nights at the Mai Tai in a very restful setting. Pool was a daily outing for hubby and the brekkie each morning was delightful and a chance to catch up with Andre and Anthony. They are very knowledgeable about what's on offer in the surrounding area and very happy to help book tours and...

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1Thank busters3
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A small resort located in the mountains about 15 minutes drive from Port Douglas. Balinese design , stunning views, quiet , lovely gardens. The rooms are very comfortable and have their own small garden & sitting area. The owners are perfect - friendly , funny , helpful with excellent local knowledge and lovely personal manner. You will be disappointed if...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This mountain retreat was a little piece of paradise, ensconced by rainforrest ,with views of the surrounding ranges and distant ocean, far from the madding crowd. It is run by 2 friendly, welcoming and funny gentlemen, Anthony and Andre, who helped make our visit that little bit more special. Rooms are very comfortable and well equiped with a private courtyard.Breakfast...

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3Thank mickrachel
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We arrived to the resort after disappointing delays in our trip at 1:45am where a welcoming light on and friendly smile were there at the door to greet us . Everything was in place including chocolates and coffee. These were well received and set the positive tone of our experience. Our stay was in the villa where there was a...

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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 Road | Cassowary, Port Douglas, Queensland 4873, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: RM547 - RM3,548 (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
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Port Douglas
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“We prefer the Orchid Suite, with its awesome private outdoor shower and courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Neil_and_Vicki_2013, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Orchid room is perfect with private out-door tropical shower”
 of 5 bubbles hoain462, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Orchid room which was delightful, with outdoor shower and wonderful views.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles figan2016, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have plenty of space”
 of 5 bubbles busters3, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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