Port Douglas Accommodation

Port Douglas Beach Resorts

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Looking for a Beach Resort in Port Douglas perfect for families or romantic getways? It is so hard to go past Central Plaza Port Douglas!

Port Douglas Accommodation – Plaza Port Douglas

This Port Douglas Resort has so much to offer the family holiday to Port Douglas with its amazing heated swimming pool, great BBQ area and childrens sand pit and playground….don’t forget the spacious fully self contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments all with large bedrooms, King Size beds, Spa Baths for that special occasion or just for the convenience with all the children  being able to bath at the same time and Free Wifi, sports channels and movie channels.

Here is a recent quote from a guest….

Best Family Accommodation in Port Douglas

“My family stayed at the Central Plaza Apts 4th-11th Dec and had a fantastic time. The apartments were well equipped, very comfortable and spotlessly clean. Given the time of year; stinger season having access to a lovely large pool was perfect!…
Located around 7 mins walk to the main shopping street, marina and beach… it was ideal!
Coles supermarket — few mins drive.
A special mention must go the managers Ian and Fiona… very friendly and so helpful!
Would love to return to Port Douglas and would definitely consider staying here again.

Stayed December 2013, travelled with family” – review from trip advisor 

Port Douglas Beach Resort

Now for a review from a a couple who also loved our Port Douglas Romantic Accommodation

“We stay at Port quite often and were happy to try new accommodation. 
It suited us perfectly. The appartment was private, clean, cool and very easy to relax in. Two lovely lounges a balcony, corner spa and the kitchen area was great. A lovely pool that was great for laps & relaxation. Also a BBQ , which was spotless and well maintained. Very Quiet AirCon :)
Close enough to the beach , Marina & Macrossan Street restaurants. Car is handy though if humid weather times.
Free WIFI access was better than expected with no hidden costs.”  - review from Trip Advisor

So what are you waiting for – click here to get the guaranteed best Port Douglas accommodation special deals at Plaza Port Douglas – remember to always book Direct to get the Best deals

Accommodation Port Douglas

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Central Plaza Resort offers a great range of Port Douglas accommodation suitable for singles, couples as well as families. Port Douglas is the perfect holiday destination in Queensland, offering a great range of activities and of course the major attractions of the Great Barrier Reef as well as the Daintree Rainforest. Both these are world heritage listed sites and accessible from Port Douglas.  Swim, snorkel, dive, trek, explore and just marvel at these amazing natural wonders.

Port Douglas Resort

Central Plaza Resort is located a short walk from Port Douglas’s main street with its boutique shopping, great bars, cafes and restaurants. Walk also to the Marina complex to enjoy a quiet drink or meal and watch the boats as they depart or arrive back from a day on the reef. Well known 4 Mile Beach is also a short walk with its palm trees lining the beach and safe swimming enclosure, this is a fantastic place to relax.

Choose from a range of fully self contained and individually furnished 1, 2 or 3 bedroom apartments. Suitable for singles, couples or families these apartments are spacious, air conditioned and feature full kitchen and laundry facilities. Enjoy great on site resort  facilities which include a heated (in winter) resort style pool, free tennis court use and poolside bbq and entertaining area perfect on a balmy North Queensland night.

Ring us today to book your accommodation Port Douglas at Central Plaza Resort….you’ll be glad you did.

 

Carnivale Port Douglas Accommodation

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Find your perfect Port Douglas Carnivale accommodation right here at Plaza Port Douglas Holiday Apartments.

Port Douglas Carnivale will be a celebration to remember as it marks its 20th milestone year.

Port Douglas Carnivale will be held across 10 days from May 16 to 25 and is recognised as one of North Queensland’s largest cultural and food celebrations attracting more than 20,000 people from across region as well as Australia wide.
Carnivale turns 20
Carnivale 2014 is shaping up to be the best ever. The first weekend has exploded with raft of new events including the Carnivale Garden Games on Sunday. The biggest growth for Carnivale has been the midweek activities leading through to the now legendary second weekend, which incorporates the Zinc Chandon Luncheon, Taste of Paradise, Palates of Port and the Seafood Extravaganza. These are sophisticated food events to tempt every taste and sate every wine palate.

Adding to the Carnivale mix will once again celebrity appearances, yacht racing, fashion, comedy and more.

Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort Holiday Accommodation is just a 3 minute walk to Port Douglas‘ beautiful 4 Mile Beach. And with just a 5 minute walk to Port Douglas Village restaurants, shops and cafes, Central Plaza is an ideal base for you to enjoy the Carnivale revelling. Luxuriate in a fully self contained and beautifully furnished 1, 2 or 3 bedroom, spa apartment. 

Port Douglas Plaza Resort facilities

Port Douglas Plaza Resort facilities

This Queensland resort accommodation also boasts of a pool that is expansive, and heated with a current water temperature of 28.5°C. Add to that an outdoor spa and BBQ area, – the perfect space to continue that Carnivale feeling.

 Book now to secure your accommodation for Carnivale Port Douglas.

Australia Day 2014 in Port Douglas

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Come to Port Douglas and help celebrate Australia Day with us.

 
To get you started with Australia Day celebrations here is the answer to the perennial pub quiz question: 1788, the year that the first fleet landed at Sydney Cove and took possession of the land in the name of King George III. Thereafter, the date of the 26th of January was set by the colony’s immigrants to “celebrate their love of the land they lived in” with “drinking and merriment”.

 

To help aid with observing this holiday we have added a list of grownup places to visit on your Australia Day holiday in Port Douglas.

 

  • Paddys Bar, Port Douglas – This bar only re-opened on Thursday of last week and they are rocking already!
    Wear your best Aussie gear and there’ll be prizes all day with live music from Darwin guitar legend Grant Turismo moving on to DJ in the evening.
  • Cow Bay Hotel, Cape Tribulation Road – BBQ, live music, All families welcome starts at 10am Ph: 4098 9011
  • The Court House Hotel is hosting a full day of Australia Day fun and games from midday with 5 DJs keeping the groove going ’til late.
The Court House, Port Douglas

The Court House, Port Douglas

Here at Central Plaza Port Douglas we have – 1, 2 and 3 bedroom, fully self contained and beautifully furnished spa apartments with private balconies: holiday accommodation to suit couples, families and groups of any size or denomination.

 

This Queensland accommodation not only boasts of a pool that is expansive, but is also heated with a current water temperature of 28.5°C. Add to that an outdoor spa and BBQ area, and it’s the perfect alfresco environment. A setting that has seen many happy evenings whiled away…

So what are you waiting for? Book here for the quintessential Australian holiday.

Port Douglas Accommodation for Holidays

Wednesday, December 25th, 2013
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
Port Douglas Accommodation for Christmas

Why not spoil yourself, your friends and your family with a Port Douglas accommodation voucher from us for Christmas. Please call us to help arrange this great present idea.

Below are also some of our Exclusive special deals for next year. Remember these specials are only available for direct new bookings and subject to apartment allocation and availability.

See you again soon for your next well deserved break.

Central Plaza Port Douglas

FAMILY AND FRIENDS ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE PORT DOUGLAS
Accommodation Port Douglas
Central Plaza Port Douglas is a favourite for families to stay and explore Port Douglas, The Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. Relax or explore with our wonderful large HEATED pool (Winter only) spa, BBQ and tennis courts and feel safe walking to the main street, cafes, shopping, and patrolled beach…this great Port Douglas Resort is ideal for your next getaway.

Special Stay 7 Pay 5 nights in LOW SEASON

in a 2 bedroom 2 bathroom Spa ensuite Apartment (normally $1400.00)

NOW ONLY $1,000.00

Special Stay 7 Pay 5 night in LOW SEASON

in a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom spa ensuite apartment for just $1250.00 (normally $1750.00)

NOW ONLY $1,250.00

   
Port Douglas Resorts
4 Mile Beach Port Douglas

Great Barrier Reef Accommodation Packages

Friday, December 20th, 2013

If you haven’t booked your summer holidays yet, it’s not too late to organise a getaway to Port Douglas. Escape the city heat and come and enjoy the balmy nights in our very own tropical paradise. Central Plaza Port Douglas holiday accommodation in Australia is affordable luxury – 1, 2 and 3 bedroom, fully self contained and beautifully furnished spa apartments with private balconies. These apartments are ideal accommodation for couples and small families, with 3 bedroom apartments ideal for larger families and groups.

 

Port Douglas is the perfect destination for couples or older families looking for a holiday destination rich with activities and adventure. As the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Forest, the great outdoors is right there and waiting with experienced tour operators ready to safely take you on adventures that you can only dream of.

 

Great Barrier Reef Tours

We’ve compiled a selection of Reef Tour operators who really deliver the goods on the Great Barrier Reef experience, whether you are a newbie and want to take your first PADI accredited scuba diving course, or you’re an old hand looking for new and different diving challenges.

To secure your holiday in paradise, book your accommodation at the Plaza Port Douglas now. Talk to us at our information desk. We can help you choose and book the most suitable tour for you on arrival.

Christmas Carols in Port Douglas

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Start your Christmas festivities early.

 

CairnsChoral

For a Christmas on a slightly different theme this year, why not take an early break  in Port Douglas and catch the Cairns Choral Society singing at the Sheraton Mirage Hotel on the 21st December from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.


The Central Plaza Port Douglas is one of Port Douglas’s most popular tropical holiday accommodation spots, centrally located in downtown Port Douglas. With fully self-contained one, two and three bedroom apartments, The Plaza is ideal accommodation for couples or bigger family groups.

 

The huge pool, poolside BBQ gazebo and tropically landscaped  area makes The Plaza an ideal holiday environment to relax and play. The layout of the courtyard area helps create a convivial and friendly social atmosphere—perfect for sharing Christmas with friends, family and new friends that you will meet…

 

The Central Plaza is the perfect Australian Summer Holiday base, nestled between the Daintree Forest and the Great Barrier Reef, there is a multitude of land and sea based activities to enjoy. For local adventurers, there is onsite motorcycle and scooter rentals to make it easy to explore the area.

 

So for this year’s Christmas festivities you can enjoy the old world charm of the Christmas Choir at the Sheraton and then relax in the knowledge that your holiday accommodation is taken care of when you book at The Central Plaza Port Douglas.

Accommodation for the Great Barrier Reef Marathon

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Hurry, now is the time to book your Port Douglas accommodation for the Great Barrier Reef Marathon. This is Port Douglas’s own marathon and is expected to come alive for this great sporting event. With a scenic course like no other expect to experience Coral Sea views, rainforest and the cane fields. This event has been dubbed by running great Steve Moneghetti as the “worlds best”.  With a number of events to be held throughout the weekend including the half marathon, 42 kilometre marathon, GBR 1 kilometre and the Redkite Charity 5000 metres. Race, Stay and Play in Port Douglas for this great marathon event to be held on Sunday the 3rd of November. Don’t forget to book you accommodation in Port Douglas for this great event.

Port Douglas accommodation for the Great Barrier Reef Marathon

Port Douglas Accommodation

Plaza Port Douglas offers a great range of fully self contained and individually furnished apartments in Port Douglas which are the perfect choice when training before the marathon event or spending a few days after to recover and enjoy beautiful tropical North Queensland. Choose from spacious 1,2 or 3 bedroom apartments that are fully air conditioned, feature a spa bath and huge resort swimming pool and outdoor bbq undercover area…just perfect for relaxed dining on a balmy tropical night. Walk to Port Douglas’s esplanade and main street with its great dining choices and retail shopping. Walk to beautiful palm tree lined 4 Mile Beach and find a shady spot to watch all the marathon action for this great Port Douglas sporting event.

Ring us today to secure your Port Douglas accommodation for this great sporting event.

Aborigine Encounters – Accommodation Port Douglas

Saturday, July 13th, 2013

Discover some of the most interesting and authentic Aborigine tourist experiences in Queenland when you book at Central Plaza Resort, one of Port Douglas’ premiere luxury accommodation destinations.

At Central Plaza you will find 1, 2 and 3 bedroom, fully self-contained and beautifully furnished spa apartments, with private balconies. There are 2 bathrooms in all 2 & 3 bedroom apartments. The main ensuite bathroom includes a spa bath and there is free pay television.

All apartments are spacious and fully equipped kitchens — complete with microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, cook top, insinkerator. There is also a washing machine, clothes dryer and hair dryers for stay-in convenience.

Daintree Aboriginal Cultural Experience

Experience local indigenous Aborigine culture at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Australia’s largest Indigenous cultural park. The Cultural Park has been built on traditional Tjapukai land in a beautiful rainforest setting to highlight the environment enjoyed by the Indigenous people of the Cairns Wet Tropics rainforest.

Visits can be booked for the day or night performances. Day trips can incorporate a ride on the Kuranda Scenic Railway, and the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

Tjapukai by Day is a celebration of the living history of the Indigenous people of the rainforest. Learn to play the didgeridoo, discover the medicinal values of bush tucker, throw a spear and enjoy professional theatre incorporating traditional Aboriginal dance, fire making and storytelling. New to Tjapukai is a genuine cultural and visual Australian journey featuring the didgeridoo plus an expansion of the Cultural Village’s program to include hunting demonstrations. The Boomerang Restaurant serves morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea and the Retail Gallery has authentic Aboriginal art, boomerangs, didgeridoos and artifacts.

Tjapukai by Night takes you on a magical adventure discovering the legends of Australia’s Dreamtime. The people of the rainforest share their culture during an evening of spectacular entertainment where you join a traditional Tjapukai corroboree. The performance includes a didgeridoo blessing ceremony, Quinkan spirit performance and a spectacular fire-making display. A sumptuous buffet dinner and professional entertainment with Tjapukai’s award-winning live cultural performance follow. Afterwards, join the dancers around the campfire.

Find out more about Aborigine tours and experiences in the Port Douglas region when you book your holiday at the Central Plaza Resort.

 

Native Encounters – Accommodation Port Douglas

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Discover some of the most interesting and authentic experiences in Queenland when you book at Central Plaza Resort, one of Port Douglas’ premiere luxury accommodation destinations.

At Central Plaza you will find 1, 2 and 3 bedroom, fully self-contained and beautifully furnished spa apartments, with private balconies. There are 2 bathrooms in all 2 & 3 bedroom apartments. The main ensuite bathroom includes a spa bath and there is free pay television.

All apartments are spacious and fully equipped kitchens — complete with microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, cook top, insinkerator. There is also a washing machine, clothes dryer and hair dryers for stay-in convenience.

Daintree Aboriginal Cultural Experience

Experience the local indigenous Aborigine culture from  unique and original tour perspectives and situations.

As the worlds oldest living culture, Aborigine people are as diverse and as complex as any, and in the Daintree region, many different tribal groups inhabit the area and each express unique cultural perspectives.

At the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park you can choose from full-on day or night performances of dance and immersive cultural activities such as learning to play the didgeridoo, throwing a spear or boomerang, fire making and storytelling.

For visitors looking for more personal forest and beach experiences, can book day long tours with local guides who can provide more in-depth commentaries about their culture, beliefs and their connections to the natural environment.

Find out more about Aborigine tours and experiences in the Port Douglas region when you book your holiday at the Central Plaza Resort.