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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A warm and cosy place for small families , centrally located about a 5 min walk to the PD shopping strip, the Marina and to the Beach. The four of us had the 2 bedroom Apart which was spacious and clean with all the necessary amenities. Amanda and Peter were very warm and welcoming and helpful in assisting with arranging...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've stayed here twice now, loved it both times. The location is perfect so close to town and the beach which is ideal when you don't want to be getting young kids in and out of the car al the time. The rooms are clean, comfortable and well equipped. The pool is just perfect for small kids, mainly shaded, toys...

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1Thank Juliawooboo
Pinnacle, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We would highly recommend this place for anyone looking for a place to stay in Port Douglas. Peter and Amanda are extremely nice to deal with and we can't say enough about how accommodating they are. This was our first trip to Australia and the experience we had here set our entire trip at ease. The apartment was very clean...

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1Thank kallen1564
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked two nights at the Outrigger solely based on the great TripAdvisor reviews this place had received and boy was I let down. We booked a two bedroom apartment which was small and basic and the floors felt gritty and left our feet black – as if perhaps the room had been locked up for some time. The bathroom...

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Amanda C, Manager at The Port Douglas Outrigger, responded to this review

You called with a special request to allow 6 guests (you, your partner and 4 children) in a two bedroom apartment. Our limit is 5 guests in a 2 bedroom apartment. Hesitantly, we agreed to your request, considering that your 4 children were under 7 and it was for only two nights. Amanda advised you at the time that it...

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The outrigger is a fantastic place for your stay in Port Douglas. The apartments are spacious and clean and have good facilities. The kitchen was well equiped. The apartments are located between the shops/restaurants, beach and marina, all within walking distance. We had a very good time here and would recommend this place definitelly. The owners of the hotel are...

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1Thank Reinoud77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for one week and had a lovely time staying at Port Douglas Outrigger Holiday Apartments. We were walking distance to the main street, Marina and the beach. Peter and Amanda were very friendly and a full of insights re: avtivities in and around Port Douglas. We would definitely go back for our next visit. Thanks!!

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1Thank Yuji K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are two friends travelling together and we were thrilled to be staying for 5 nights. Peter & Amanda are the best hosts you will ever meet. Our apartment was spacious, clean and well fitted out. The lagoon pool was fabulous and we loved going for a dip among the tropical surrounds. We travelled end of March.

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Kissimmee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We're 2 couples visiting Australia from the UK and booked 10 nights in Port douglas at the Outrigger apartments. The apartments have everything you need and are very comfortable. The private pool provides an area to soak up the sun or to cool down after a busy day of excursions. Peter and Amanda are the most helpful and friendly hosts...

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Deloraine, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We couldn't have stayed at a nicer place,Amanda & Peter were fabulous hosts,nothing was a problem to them,it's a pity we are unable to go their again this year.Rooms where amazing,comfortable beds,beautiful kitchen,would definitely recommend it. Thanks for our wonderful stay.Cheers Elaine & Roy,Betty & Peter

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1Thank _elainelunson
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed at the Port Douglas Outrigger for 5 days for our honeymoon. It was amazing from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. The rooms are well equipped & spacious, easy walk to the main street & beach. Amanda & Peter are the managers there & they are simply amazing! They recommended & booked our day trips...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only a 5 minute walk from the town centre of Port Douglas (Macrossan Street), the Marina and the beautiful 4 mile Beach is The Port Douglas Outrigger, a small boutique style resort. Nestled in a quiet tropical setting with lush gardens surrounding a HEATED salt water swimming pool guests can relax and enjoy this peaceful oasis. The Port Douglas Outrigger has a number of 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and Penthouse apartments that are all fully self-contained - 'A home away from home' Under cover parking,Pool side BBQ, FREE wireless internet, full tour desk and friendly, knowledgeable onsite management. The apartments are beautifully decorated and comfortably spacious, with full size kitchens (including microwave and dishwasher) and bathrooms (including washer and drier) Large lounge and dining area with large flat screen TV/DVD/CD/MP3 IPod dock, free Foxtel, private balcony or patio. The Penthouse apartments have 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 balconies and over look the pool. Newly refurbished with extremely large living areas they really are a treat!Children welcome with FREE use of books, games, toys for pool and beach.Hosts Amanda & Peter look forward to welcoming you to the Outrigger. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Port Douglas Outrigger

Address: 16 - 18 Mudlo Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Price Range: RM464 - RM792 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Port Douglas Outrigger 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Outrigger Port Douglas
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