Turtle Cove Resort
Travel Blogs from Port Douglas
Saved by Turtles! Well this will be a round up of the last fabulous 6 days, and perfect 5 nights at Turtle cove Resort. Arriving was mostly a blur... But one of my overriding memories was being greeted by the sweetest, kindest, smiliest lady called Sharon. As I stood at her reception desk in what felt like 'bits', I could feel the weight starting …
Man eating Fish Greetings gang. Well I'm now at Turtle Cove Resort, midway between Cairns and Port Douglas (northern Queensland). The resort itself is a little aged but still a very nice place. The staff and the scenery both make you forget that it isn't a five star Four Seasons hotel. Everyone who works here is friendly, engaging and really make …
Hi Gang I wrote this update on Wednesday (it's now Friday night) but I couldn't get it posted until now. I'll write more again tomorrow to fill you in on the last couple days. I'm back safe and sound from SCUBA. Well I've finally gotten some photos picked out and ready to post. I will try to post them to the appropriate journal entry, so if you …
There were no tours available but we took a self tour of Split Rock which is 13 Klms south of Laura.
The walk was very steep, so we took our time. The views across the valley were fabulous.
The viewing platform made it easy to have a close look. The rock formations and their size were overpowering.
Bob's Lookout is about 140 Klms south of Laura on the Mulligan Highway. These ...
... Reef, our first encounter with the largest coral reef in the world. The trip had taken us up the east coast for more than 2500km and thus we decided it was time to leave the coast behind and explore the inland a bit more. Therefore, the next destination turned out to be the Blackdown Tableland National Park. This would also turn out to be the last trip with Dani, the Swiss man, because after the national park he was set to head back to Brisbane. The Blackdown Tableland hosted ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center