QT Port Douglas
Travel Blogs from Port Douglas
This is a beautiful place. The coastal drive from Cairns is worth the seaside views. Outstanding. The hotel is absolutely decadent and we even get a buffet breakfast. We are off to the Daintree rainforest for a 5 km walk tomorrow and back to the hotel to enjoy the pool and facilities. This trip just keeps getting better. Wish all our friends and family were here to enjoy it.
We Flew up to Cairns for a week and hired a car to take us to Port Doulgas, to thaw out from the winter cold. We Stayed at Ridges Sabaya which is now called QT Pt Douglas. We visited many places and saw Mossman Gorge and The Daintree area and mainly relaxed
To celebrate Belinda's mum's birthday, we all decided to head up to Port Douglas for the weekend. By all I mean, Belinda and the kids (Ben was at sea), Belinda's parents and her brother and family. Port Douglas is only an hours drive north of Cairns and is a beautiful little beach village where people travel from all over the country to holiday. …
Snorkelling! This was a lot out of my comfort zone! There is something wrong about jumping out of a boat 10 miles, YES that is ten miles out in the Pacific Ocean with fierce sea creatures, coral and only goggles and a stick to breath though,( ok I know it's called a snorkel but I am being dramatic). Rob on the other hand was in his element! Pisces by birth, Pisces by nature! I am such a wimp I don't mind telling you! I ...
... nothing was what we thought or planned, but unique characters charmed our hearts and life was a simplicity that eased the weariness from our traveling locks. And again I was made soft with hot showers and kettles. Another highlight was helping to save a parrot who had an injured wing by taking it to the parks owner who is a passionate wild life carer and assisting her with cutting and cleaning the wound. Jean would have been pleased to keep the pet but ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service