Set on over 140 acres of native forest and boasting a private beach, Thala Beach Nature Reserve is an Eco-friendly wildlife retreat. This secluded sanctuary is nestled on a coastal headland and offers magnificent views of the sparkling Coral Sea. Thala Beach Nature Reserve is conveniently located within 10 minutes’ drive of Port Douglas. It is 45 minutes’ drive from Cairns City Center. Guests can explore the nearby Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. These boutique timber bungalows offer ocean, mountain or forest views. Guests can relax on their private balcony and enjoy the native birds and wildlife. All rooms are air-conditioned and offer a bathtub, a refrigerator, and a mini-bar. The property features an organic coconut plantation, and natural swimming pools formed by granite boulders and waterfalls. Free guided nature tours are available and include Coconut Odyssey, stargazing at an outdoor observatory, wildlife walks and bird-watching tours.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

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

Free Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Spa

Hiking

Diving


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.5
Facilities
9.0
Cleanliness
9.1
Comfort
9.2
Value for money
7.9
Location
9.4
Free Wifi
5.8
Low score for Oak Beach
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Carolyn
    Israel Israel
    Everything. It's so understated and beautiful. No review adequately expressed how relaxing beautiful and comfortable the reserve is. Rainforest walks, beach walks , swimming pools, restaurant, bar staff, special shout out to Jay! This is a place...
  • Jennifer
    United States of America United States of America
    Wow! I read some negative views and shortened my stay based upon they. I regret that. This was such a beautiful place. Waking up in the morning to the sounds of tropical birds was so relaxing. The staff were over the top with their...
  • Carly
    Australia Australia
    We stayed for our honeymoon and had the nicest ocean view. The staff were so friendly and would help with anything that we needed. The room was really nice with a very comfortable bed. We will definently be staying again in the future.

Area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Osprey’s Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Australian
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Resort facilities at Thala Beach Nature Reserve
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
View
  • Garden view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Private beach area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Video
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
Wifi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Executive lounge access
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Pool 2 – outdoor
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property told us they've implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, or nature.

House rules

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Check-in

From 2:00 PM

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.

Children 3 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per child, per night
Crib upon request
Free
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per child, 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.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Cash Debit card Thala Beach Nature Reserve accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

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

Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with a credit card.

FAQs about Thala Beach Nature Reserve

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

  • Room options at Thala Beach Nature Reserve include:

    • Bungalow
    • Family
    • Suite

  • Thala Beach Nature Reserve has 1 restaurant:

    • Osprey’s Restaurant

  • Check-in at Thala Beach Nature Reserve is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Thala Beach Nature Reserve may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Thala Beach Nature Reserve is 1,800 feet from the center of Oak Beach. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Thala Beach Nature Reserve offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Beachfront
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa facilities
    • Walking tours
    • Yoga classes
    • Beach
    • Private beach area
    • Spa/Wellness packages