The 4-star By The Sea Resort is located in the center of Port Douglas, next to Four Mile Beach and just a 2-minute walk from the restaurants along Macrossan Street. All apartments come with full kitchen facilities and many also have sea views. Free bikes are provided for guests to explore both the beach and village. When heading to the beach, the resort provides complimentary towels, umbrellas, ice boxes and chairs. The self-contained apartments at By The Sea Port Douglas include unlimited free high-speed internet access. All have private barbecues on their balconies to you to enjoy. Netflix and other streaming is available in all rooms. Guests at By the Sea Port Douglas also have free access to a DVD library with over 1000 titles, as well as iPads, laptops, iPod docks and games. Free underground car parking is provided.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Port Douglas, this property has an excellent location score of 9.9!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

FREE parking!

Reliable Info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are very accurate.

Availability

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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
 
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
or
2 twin beds
and
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
or
2 twin beds
and
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
3 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
2 twin beds
and
1 king bed
or
4 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
and
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
and
1 king bed
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 king bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.9
Facilities
9.6
Cleanliness
9.6
Comfort
9.6
Value for money
9.5
Location
9.9
Free Wifi
9.4
High score for Port Douglas
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  • Mic
    Australia Australia
    All the key elements of a great holiday are waiting at By The Sea, plus they have so much more to offer, with free-to-use, eskies, chairs, Ice machine, balls, games, pool toys and a bunch more - with lovely management from the girls.
  • Jerry
    United States of America United States of America
    Staff were friendly, helpful, very responsive and adaptable - incredible hospitality. Laundry available. Nice touches to the stay (jug of cold water in the fridge, beach towels widely available). This is how you run a top notch accommodation in an...
  • Scott
    United States of America United States of America
    Great location, spacious apartment, nice kitchen well equipped, lots of extra amenities (such as towels, beach equipment, ice) available to guests as part of renting a unit, friendly and helpful staff.

Hosted by The Girls at By the Sea Port Douglas

9.9
9.9
Host Review Score
Host Review Score

The Girls at By the Sea Port Douglas
We have 24 rooms in our resort and we also own two separate villas next door. We are located on Macrossan street and less than 100 m to the beach :)
Port Douglas is where the rainforest meets the Great Barrier Reef.
Language spoken: English

Area info

Amenities of By The Sea Port Douglas
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free Wifi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beachfront
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Laundry
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
Spa
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Activities
  • Beach
  • Badminton equipment
  • Tennis equipment
    Additional charge
  • Snorkeling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Outdoor & View
  • View
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Transportation
  • Bicycle rental
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Baby safety gates
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Miscellaneous
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

By The Sea Port Douglas takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 1:30 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib upon request
Free
4 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 25 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 35 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Cash By The Sea Port Douglas accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that a 1.5% charge applies for payments made with a Visa or Mastercard credit

card.

Please note all rooms have a smart television, full streaming capability, complimentary Netflix

and sky sports channels. All rooms have their own private barbecue and a Nespresso machine.

Please note that the following are provided for no additional charge: to use: bicycles, shopping

trolleys, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach towels, beach buggies, beach games, inflatables,

ice machine, ice buckets, picnicware, board games, DVDs and book library.

Please note cots and highchairs are available for no additional charge. These must be requested

when booking. Please use the special request box.

Please inform By the Sea Port Douglas in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use

the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property directly with the contact details

provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Please note that By the Sea Port Douglas has 2 floors. There is no elevator access. Staff will assist

with luggage during opening hours.

Please inform By The Sea Port Douglas of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about By The Sea Port Douglas

  • By The Sea Port Douglas offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Badminton equipment
    • Swimming pool
    • Horseback riding
    • Beach
    • Tennis equipment
    • Bicycle rental

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from By The Sea Port Douglas. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at By The Sea Port Douglas (subject to availability) that have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at By The Sea Port Douglas (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 3 guests
    • 4 guests
    • 5 guests
    • 6 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • The prices at By The Sea Port Douglas may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at By The Sea Port Douglas is from 1:30 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • By The Sea Port Douglas is 1,650 feet from the center of Port Douglas. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at By The Sea Port Douglas on this page.