Port Douglas is home to many beaches and resorts. Port Douglas is also in close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, which is the largest coral reef system in the world. Being close to the reef, accommodations in Port Douglas bring the tourist near to the reef’s marine life attractions such as the turtles that breed on it , as well as the teeming marine plant life teeming in the crystal-clear waters.
Port Douglas is perfect for the diving and marine life enthusiast, as well as for people who enjoy life on the beach and for those simply seeking to relax and enjoy the view of the wide expanse of ocean off the Australian shores.
Finding a hotel in Port Douglas is not a problem. There are many resorts that can serve as a home away from home for you as a tourist, and all of them have amazing amenities and facilities to make your stay in the resort worthwhile.
Coral Sea Villas
Coral Sea Villas Resort is located right in the middle of Port Douglas, making it accessible to the famed Four-mile Beach, as well a the Daintree Rainforest. The rainforest is only a short drive to the north, while the Four-mile Beach is just seconds away from stepping out of the resort. The resort is also merely 100 meters from the nearby retail and restaurant areas of Port Douglas.
Coral Sea Villas is remarkable for being quiet, private, and peaceful. At night, the only sounds you’ll hear is that of the surfing waves hitting against the shore.
Coral Sea Villas apartments are full-sized and self-contained, and include a private courtyard as well as a balcony. Each apartment is surrounded by tropical plant life as well as tropical birds and butterflies. The resort also has a secluded saltwater pool in the man-made jungle surrounding the villa.
If you’re into five-star luxury and you have the money for it, then you should give the Sheraton Mirage hotel a try. Situated similarly as the Coral Sea Villas resort, the Sheraton boasts of amenities and facilities such an 18-hole golf course and two hectares occupied by saltwater lagoons that one can swim in. Being a five-star facility, Sheraton Mirage has three restaurants offering sumptuous and award-winning meals to the hungry tourist.
Sheraton Mirage offers two accommodations for the tourist: hotel or villa. Villas are composed of 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom and 4-bedroom units.
Sea Temple Resort & Spa
Sea Temple Resort and Spa features a remarkable Asian-inspired architecture in over 190 studio rooms, apartments, and bedroom villas. Located in the southern tip of the Four-mile beach, Sea Temple boasts of being able to offer the perfect privacy setting and comfort amid its 10-acre tropically designed facility.
Experience Asian and Pacific Rim dishes mixed with contemporary Australian cuisine in its restaurant. Eat inside the restaurant itself or enjoy a cocktail beside the resort’s tropical pool bar. For the weary, relax and revitalize yourself with the resort’s day spa and get all worries and problems massaged away by the resort’s experienced staff.