Swimming pool
BBQ facilities
Washing machine

Experience World-class Service at Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat

This property is a 4-minute walk from the beach. Just 1,300 feet from Four Mile Beach, Shantara Resort Port Douglas offers boutique-style accommodations with a private balcony. This adults only retreat features 2 swimming pools, a fitness center and a day spa offering personalized treatments. Free WiFi is included.

Each apartment features a lounge/dining area with cable TV and DVD player, laundry facilities, and a bathroom with spa bath and separate shower. Studio apartments include kitchenettes.

Shantara Apartments are just a short 10-minute walk from the restaurants and cafes of Macrossan Street. Internet access is available.

You can enjoy a meal in the covered BBQ area, or swim in the pool. The property also offers a tour desk and bicycle rental.

This is our guests' favorite part of Port Douglas, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat has been welcoming guests since Jun 2, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Port Douglas, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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


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Closest beach
  • Four Mile Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1,050 feet from property
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Host Info

Company review score: 9.2Based on 6,638 reviews from 15 properties
15 managed properties

Company info

We are a tranquil child-free property. We offer you the option to have a service each and everyday to have the true luxury of someone looking after you or you are able to have the reduced price of looking after yourself. We make looking after yourself a very easy option. Our friendly reception staff are here to answer any questions you may have about town or tours.

Property info

Shantara Resort Port Douglas is the youngest property in Port Douglas, it was opened in 2007 and is a holiday apartment resort for singles and couples looking for total relaxation and serenity in paradise. A short stroll to cosmopolitan Macrossan Street (400 meters) that offers an array of Restaurants, cafes, shops and a short walk to famous Four Mile Beach. The Shantara Team offers Personalised and freindly Service. Peace and tranquillity

Neighborhood info

Shantara is situated a short 3-4 minute stroll from the main street (Macrossan Street). We are close enough to walk anywhere in the main town without all the hub-bub and noise this entails. We are also only 3-4 minutes stroll down to the beautiful 4 Mile Beach.

Language Spoken

Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Macrossan Street
    0.2 miles
  • Marina Mirage
    0.3 miles
  • Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina
    0.4 miles
  • Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary
    1.7 miles
  • Flames of the Forest
    5.9 miles
  • Mossman Gorge
    6.9 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Four Mile Beach
    1,050 feet
  • Newell Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cairns Airport
    33.1 miles
Amenities of Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Pool view
Services & Extras
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Laptop safe
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • Adults only
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Adults only
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

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


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


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 over 16 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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 16 and up are allowed)

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests arriving before 07:00 hours or after 18:00 hours are kindly requested to inform the hotel in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that a 2% surcharge applies for payments with American Express credit card.

Please note that all special requests are subject to availability upon check in, and cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that housekeeping service is only offered for stays of more than 7 nights. You can request daily housekeeping service at an extra charge.

Please note that Shantara Apartments Port Douglas only caters for children over 16 years.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Shantara Resort Port Douglas - Adults Only Retreat 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.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

A damage deposit of AUD 1 is required upon arrival – that's about 0.71USD. This deposit is fully refundable at check-out as long as there's been no damage to the property.