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Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Port Douglas, Australia - Updated 2020

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Port Douglas is perhaps best known as the jump-off point for the Great Barrier Reef. While the world’s largest coral reef system is undeniably a must-visit while you’re in the area, it is far from the only thing this area has to offer to visitors. If you prefer water adventures closer to the shore, check out Four Mile Beach, a picturesque and family-friendly beach in the eastern part of Port Douglas. Also worth seeing is the Daintree Rainforest. It is the world’s oldest rainforest and Australia’s largest, and a wide range of flora and fauna consider it home.

If you’re in town over the weekend, Cotters Market, which takes place every Sunday and features scores of local art, is also not to be missed. Macrossan Street is also another option if you’re up for some shopping. These are only some of the things that await you in Port Douglas, so book one of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Port Douglas now.

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1. Hibiscus Resort (from USD 55)

Located right in Port Douglas, Hibiscus Resort is a Balinese-inspired haven that makes guests truly feel as though they are in a tropical paradise. Guests can enjoy lounging by or swimming in the pool or dipping in the hot tub. The studio apartment, which can house up to three people, comes equipped with air conditioning, perfect for those visiting during the hotter days, as well as a small kitchenette. While it doesn’t come with a washing machine, there is a coin-operated laundry facility, right in the resort.

30 Hibiscus Resort-Relaxed+Central!
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
335 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pools are amazing and heated in winter
the wifi was great
loved balcony and pools and being able to prepare simple meals
the two pools were a nice feature and i found myself sitting there for hours
lovely pools and spa tastefully furnished with relaxed feel
Cleanliness:
very clean well decorated and comfortable apartment
it is clean and comfortable even provide beach towels for your swimming needs
the room was clean and stylish very comfortable
the unit was very quiet comfortable and clean
it was clean and peter was very responsive with me
Host:
great host and proactive communications
peter is a great host too
peter was an amazing host
peter was a fantastic host
the resort staff was very helpful and assisted us in researching and booking our rainforest and reef tours
Location:
perfect location close to everything
great location and totally ideal for any couple
the location of the apartment is excellent
the location is amazing within walking distance to everything in town and to the beach
the place was great super close to the marina downtown
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2. Tropical, luxurious apartment (from USD 70)

This rental is one of the apartments at the Mediterranean Resort, in Port Douglas. Able to accommodate up to four people, this property provides guests with access to beautiful gardens, a gazebo, swimming pool, and spa. The beach itself is within walking distance from here.

The apartment itself comes furnished with the conveniences of home, including a fully-equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, air conditioning, an LED TV, and a DVD player. Guests may borrow bikes from the host if they wish. On-site parking is available.

🏖The Mediterranean🏝Great winter rates available🌴☀️🇨🇰
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
290 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

3. Two-bedroom apartment in a great location in Port Douglas (from USD 139)

This beautiful Mediterranean apartment, which can fit up to four people, is just a short distance away from Four Mile Beach. It is furnished with brand-new appliances and amenities, including a fully-equipped kitchen. Families traveling with infants may request a cot and a stroller, at no extra charge.

Besides enjoying the features of this spacious and luxurious apartment, guests will also love the fact that staying here gives them access to a swimming pool, a hot tub, and gorgeous gardens. The bus station is practically at your front door, which is great for those who will be relying on public transport to get around Port Douglas.

Port Douglas Great Beach Location 2Bed Free Wifi
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
131 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very comfortable apartment with all the amenities you could ask for
lots of children out of school holidays making full use of the pools
it is cozy and spacious and had a beautiful balcony
we all loved the heated pool
kerrie made staying in her place seamless and comfortable (the ac was a lifesaver )
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
everything was clean and in order
lovely clean and well equipped apartment
amazing place - clean
a wonderfully clean apartment immaculate and well equipped
Host:
front desk was also helpful when we had questions
kerrie is a great host
she is very responsive and provided great hospitality
kerrie was a lovely host very informative and communicative
host was easy to communicate with
Location:
great location in central port douglas
great place and location
perfect place in perfect location
fantastic location to four mile beach
great place walking distance to town
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4. Deluxe unit in the Ramada Resort and Spa (from USD 51)

This rental allows you to enjoy all the luxuries of a hotel room and the conveniences of an apartment. Located inside the tropical-themed Ramada Resort & Spa, this one-bedroom unit comes furnished with a kitchenette, which guests can use to cook their meals. It is also equipped with air conditioning, a ceiling fan, a flat-screen TV, an iron, and a hairdryer.

Laundry facilities are available on the same floor as the apartment and guests can make use of the gym and the day spa or grab some drinks or food in the dining establishments. Four Mile Beach is accessible on foot and there are shuttle buses you can take to get to Macrossan Street. Arrangements can be made to bring you to the airport when you leave.

☀️THE RAMADA 🏖Resort&Spa Stylish Modern Apartment
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
190 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. Spacious unit in the Ramada Resort (from USD 65)

Located in Ramada Resort, this rental can fit up to three people. The bedroom is furnished with a king-sized bed and the apartment itself comes with a kitchen and a flat-screen TV. Guests can play their tunes in the room via the iPod dock speaker. Throughout their stay, they can enjoy the services and amenities in the hotel, including the use of the swimming pool and the spa and access to the restaurant and the bar. Bikes may be borrowed, as well.

Port Douglas Palms
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
155 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. The Zen Room at the Hibiscus Gardens Resort (from USD 124)

This rental is in the Hibiscus Resort, which is within walking distance to Macrossan Street, Four Mile Beach, the marina, and the center of Port Douglas. The room for rent, which is good for three people, comes with a balcony that overlooks the lagoon pool and the gardens. Besides this and the bedroom, it also comes with a kitchen. Guests are free to use the swimming pool, day spa, barbecue grills, and the laundry facilities in the resort.

[email protected] GARDENS RESORT
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
145 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. Beach apartment in Port Douglas (from USD 104)

This new, one-bedroom villa, which fits up to three people, is just an easy stroll away from Four Mile Beach and Macrossan Street. The property is fully-furnished and guests can even make use of the heated pool, which is available all-year-round. This is a convenient option for movement-impaired individuals, as it has no steps. Hand rails are also installed around the toilet and the spa bath, for their convenience.

Port Douglas Beach Location UNLIM WIFI Great Spot
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
94 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Two-bedroom apartment near Four Mile Beach (from USD 138)

Located just a few steps away from the beach, Sunseeker by the Sea is a two-bedroom apartment that can accommodate up to four people. The tastefully-decorated and fully-furnished home is surrounded by beautiful gardens, making tenants feel a though they are in a tropical wonderland. During their stay, guests can make use of the swimming pool. The property does not feature any steps, which is great for those who have mobility issues.

"Sunseeker by the Sea" - 2 Bedroom Apartment
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
95 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Apartment near the beach (from USD 108)

This tastefully-decorated apartment for two people is located near shops, restaurants, and beaches. The rental has a bedroom, a bathroom, a living room, and a kitchen area. Head to the small balcony and spend some relaxing time on the hanging chair. The availability of Smart TV with Netflix and Foxtel and Bose MP3 player is perfect for guests who want to spend more time indoors with apt entertainment facilities. This Airbnb vacation home also has a cot and a high chair for those traveling with their kids.

Retro Jungle / Apt 308
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
27 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing coffee machine and really well-equipped kitchen
we had a fantastic holiday the apartment had all the comforts of home
the apartment makes you feel at home immediately and the amenities were amazing
the bed is super comfortable and the shower is great
Cleanliness:
immaculately clean so well decked out
the apartment was amazing spotless stylish and so well equipped
we loved the stay at doug & jude's place - was very clean and comfortable
nice clean space in a great location
we’ve never experienced such wonderful and attentive hosts the place was clean and comfortable and well located
Host:
wonderful helpful hosts who couldnt of been more attentive
hosts were extremely helpful with lots of local advice
great hosts beautiful home
thanks doug & jude for being such great hosts to this little piece of paradise
they are quick to respond to any questions and they are super friendly
Location:
the location is walking distance to port douglas center and super convenient
location is great - just a few blocks from the main street
fantastic apartment in a great location a short walk from the beach and downtown restaurants and shops
perfect apartment with lovely decor great location few minutes to 4 mile beach
gorgeous apartment with beautiful decor located about 10 minutes walk to centre of port douglas
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10. Comfortable property for a relaxing stay (from USD 101)

Located in a complex on the main street this rental for two people offers an ideal beachside experience for couples. It has a spacious bedroom with a queen bed, a bathroom, and a living area with beautiful views of the rainforest. You also have access to a gym and a pool within the complex. Bikes are available for free that you can use to explore other parts of Port Douglas. The beach and the town center are easily accessible from this cozy Airbnb vacation home.

Beach-side Cosie on Macrossan St
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
46 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we seldom find places that go above and beyond to make one's stay so comfortable
Host:
every member on staff was so friendly and helpful
the staff here are incredibly helpful the rooms are lovely and have a beautiful outdoor space
the girls are 5 star all the way amazing help super friendly and helpful
the girls are super friendly and helpful
with an early check-in immaculate room superb facilities and helpful staff
Location:
excellent location and great facilities
the location is perfect right next to the beach there are many wonderful restaurants and shops all within walking distance
loved the location can easily walk to beach shops and cafes
the location was amazing and the apartment was excellent
amazing brilliant location right on the coast and easy access to town and port for trips to the reef
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11. The Reef Room in Port Douglas

Part of the perks of Airbnb is that it allows guests to live like locals and this is precisely the experience that this rental offers. The Reef Room, which can accommodate up to two people, is in a house that is just a few steps away from the beach. Besides the bedroom, guests share access to the bathroom, the kitchen, and the swimming pool with the host’s family, which includes two friendly dogs. Complimentary cereal, milk, coffee, and tea are provided to guests.

Reef room - Rest Your Head Port Douglas
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
157 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

12. Tropical oasis in Port Douglas

This room for rent is a great option for couples and solo travelers who plan on visiting Four Mile Beach, as it is just a few steps away. Besides the bedroom, guests have shared access with the host to the bathroom, kitchen, swimming pool, and the barbecue grill. Commuters will love the fact that there is a bus stop at the end of the street and the property is LGBTQ-friendly. Do note that guests will need to take a flight of stairs to get to the bedroom.

Rest and refresh
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
136 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Never a dull moment

There’s never a dull moment in Port Douglas, thanks to the number of activities you can do here. However, spending the whole day out and about can quickly take a toll on your energy. Book one of these Airbnb rentals now and guarantee yourself a good night’s rest!

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