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Shantara Resort Port Douglas
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Reviewed 12 August 2008

Travelled to Australia recently to visit family and decided to spend a week in Port Douglas. Really liked the Shantara because of its no U16s policy. The week was divine. Luigi and Mariane were delightful hosts and were always on hand for any queries, suggestions for places to eat, tours to take etc. The resort is only a few minutes walk from the main street AND the beach so very well positioned. Accommodation was excellent, absolutely beautiful and clean. The two pools were divine and some of the ground floor rooms have access straight on to the pool deck. A barbecue area is also provided if you wish to eat outdoors. We sat out on our lovely balcony each evening having some drinks before we sauntered into town to choose from a wonderful array of restaurants. The best part of our stay here was the wonderful quiet. No kids screaming by the pool at 9.0am, or even 9.0pm! Can thoroughly recommend a stay in this beautiful resort.

  • Liked — Peace and quiet, wonderful location close to everything
  • Disliked — nothing
  • Stayed July 2008, travelled with family
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Property: Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Address: 27 - 31 Davidson St | Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Port Douglas
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 55 Speciality Lodging in Port Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shantara Resort Port Douglas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 54
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Shantara Resort Port Douglas is the newest accommodation in Port Douglas and offers quality boutique style Apartment accommodation. An Adults only retreat ideal for couples, honeymooners or the independent traveller looking to escape in tranquil surrounds (Children over the age of 15 are welcome). Shantara is located walking distance to Macrossan Street, where you will find an array of Restaurants, cafes & only 400-meters to Four Mile Beach. Shantara has a selection of spacious one bedroom apartments with full kitchen, lounge/dining area, spa baths and separate shower. The studios are perfect for the shorter stay with kitchenettes. Outdoor balconies to all apartments to sit out with a relaxing drink after a day out. Available also is free Internet access, cable TV/DVDs and laundry facilities to all apartments and studios. 2 Pools - heated in winter. Gymnasium, Day Spa for personalised treatments, undercover BBQ area for guests to try out the local produce. All rooms and external area are Non-Smoking. Shantara Resort Port Douglas is a family operated business offering personalised and friendly service. ... more   less 
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