One hour north of Cairns lies the stylish and stunning town of Port Douglas, gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. “Port”, as it’s known by locals, is famous for its palm fringed beach, world-renowned dining & hospitality and stylish accommodation. Whether you’re looking to drop & flop under the tropical sun, experience World Heritage nature, get adventurous or connect with rich Indigenous culture, Port Douglas has something for everyone. Check out our top picks for where to eat during your stay.
We’ve collated some amazing deals from hotels, touring and transfer operators below. If you find something you like, follow the links to book directly with the business or feel free to drop us a message if you have any questions. Oh and just so you know, Unwind North Queensland exclusively partners with businesses that are locally-owned, COVID-safe and Good to Go!
Ideally located in the centre of Port, Regal is a fantastic place to explore all that Port Douglas has to offer with Four Mile Beach just an easy walk away and the plethora of restaurants and cafes that Macrossan St is renowned for on your doorstep. Plus, hosts Kim & James offer some of the friendliest hospitality in town. This deal comes with an upgrade to a One Bedroom Apartment complete with private outdoor jacuzzi. Enjoy!!
Min. Stay: 2 Nights
Travel Dates: Now – 13 Jun 2021
Direct bookings only.
Voted in the Top 25 Hotels in Australia in the 2019 Tripadvisor Travellers Choice Awards, Freestyle Resort is a tropical haven that will have you feeling relaxed quicker than you can say ‘piña colada’. The resort is set in award-winning gardens – deemed so by none other than gardening god Costa Georgiadis – and their self-contained apartments have everything you need for a comfortable stay. Just make sure to bring a book to enjoy beside the heated pool or on your private verandah.
Min. Stay: 3 Nights
Travel Dates: Now – 26 Mar 2021
Blockout Dates: N/A
Direct bookings only.
For 1 Person without transfers
🌴 Spectacular 40min Hot Air Balloon Ride – Save 35%
🌴 Expert pilot
🌴 Pick up from Mareeba Heritage Centre
Need transport from Port Douglas? Return transfers available for an additional $111 per person (pending availability).
One of the most iconic images of the Atherton Tablelands is a scene of hot air balloons soaring above the landscape on a picture perfect morning. Taking to the skies over this beautiful area of the Tropical North is simply spectacular. Choose to self-drive to the balloon launch point or add-on return transfers. And if you’re celebrating something extra special, check out chartering a private balloon all to yourself.
Travel Dates: Now – 31 Mar 2021
Dreaming of a tropical getaway? Check out flight options below!