The Port Douglas Queenslander
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
Photos of The Port Douglas Queenslander
Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews The Port Douglas Queenslander
Travel Blogs from Port Douglas
Mike took a trip out on a purpose built catamarans to the outer reef on a snorkelling trip. A half day trip would have been fine for me but this was an all day trip. I opted to be lazy.
It was an early start for Mike, very smooth conditions although about half an hour after Mike left there was a tropical downpour which lasted all of 10 minutes …
Today we had planned to drive to Cape Tribulation, however it was really hot and neither of us fancied sitting in the car for hours!
Instead we stayed in Port Douglas. The reason we chose PD was for its beauty of its location. We wandered down to the Sunday market, not to buy, but to have a coffee with Tim. Coffee had been recommended by Kim & …
Saturday was a drive up to Mossman's gorge. Having driven by the side of an aboriginal village We entered the park and enjoyed a lovely walk through on the high boardwalk platforms, I loved the beautiful blue butterflies, Metallic blue Ulysses! but couldn't get a photo of them. Australian brush turkeys also roam around. No platypus or turtles to be …
Arrived in Port Douglas.
Enjoyable 5.5 hour of changing scenery as we came
through banana plantations, mountain ranges and into the rainforest.
Land was fertile. Ingham has the largest sugar cane mill. Tulley high
annual rainfall & popular for white water rafting. Innisfail is
where we stopped by the river for …
... vehicles across the treacherous water. The drive was now through dense forest and winding roads littered with signs warning of wild cassowaries. In case you didn't know, a cassowary is a large flightless bird, similar to an ostrich or emu but is deadly to humans with a razor-sharp middle claw, capable of slicing you open with one kick.
Like all wildlife signs ...