Posts Tagged ‘Port Douglas Accommodation’

4 Mile Beach Port Douglas – Rated in the top 25 best beaches in Australia

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Port Douglas’s beautiful 4 Mile Beach has just been named in the top 25 best beaches in Australia according to Trip Advisor.  The largest travel based website in the world, Trip Advisor attracts millions of visitors annually and reviews from guests has rated this stunning Queensland beach number 6 by visitors. With its expanses of white sand, safe swimming enclosure and lined with gently swaying palm trees, this beach is truly stunning. A short walk from the beach and you will find the local surf club, Macrossan St with its dining and shopping options and a fantastic choice of accommodation options. Here you will find Plaza Port Douglas with its fantastic accommodation options suitable for singles, couples and families.

Accommodation in Port Douglas

Plaza Port Douglas offers guests a range of spacious 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments perfect for your holiday accommodation.  All apartments are fully self contained with full kitchen and laundry facilities, individually furnished with modern decor and comfortable surrounds. Relax at this Port Douglas resort with a fantastic pool, heated spa and undercover outdoor bbq and entertainment area which is just perfect for relaxed dining.

It is a short walk to not only 4 Mile Beach but also Macrossan St with its dining and shopping choices, the marina where you can watch the boats come in off the reef at the end of the day, Anzac Park with its weekly Sunday morning markets and Flagstaff Hill where you will enjoy stunning views over 4 Mile Beach.

With both the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest accessible from Port Douglas you will be spoilt for choice. Take a day trip and explore ancient ecosystems, flora and fauna in this world heritage listed rainforest or enjoy a day on the reef swimming, snorkeling and viewing this aquatic wonderland.

Port Douglas offers holiday makers a great variety of things to see and do..why not book your Port Douglas accommodation at Plaza Port Douglas and see for yourself why this is a top holiday destination and of course check out Port Douglas`s 4 Mile Beach for yourself.

Port Douglas Honeymoon Accommodation

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

After the excitement of the wedding preparations and then the big day, newly weds really look forward to getting away together to relax, unwind and begin their lives together.  Port Douglas in North Queensland is the ideal destination for the perfect honeymoon.  With its tropical weather, balmy nights, great accommodation options and activities including The Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest at your fingertips it is not surprising that many newlyweds choose Port Douglas as their ideal honeymoon destination.  But where to stay to enjoy relaxed honeymoon accommodation in Port Douglas?

Honeymoon in Port Douglas

Plaza Port Douglas offers a great range of fully self contained and individually furnished, air conditioned apartments perfect for your getaway. Relax in the spa bath before a night out or enjoy relaxed dining by the pool. Each apartment also features full kitchen and laundry facilities with full sized fridge and dishwasher. Enjoy great on site facilities including a resort style pool, heated spa, outdoor and undercover bbq and entertaining area, tennis court hire as well as scooter hire.  Centrally located, Plaza Port Douglas is a short walk to Macrossan St with its great range of boutique shopping, coffee shops, cafes and fine dining restaurants.  4 Mile Beach is also a short walk from this resort, you’ll love its picturesque beauty with its wide expanse of beach and palm trees swaying in the breeze. For the energetic, why not walk up Flagstaff Hill for a stunning view overlooking 4 Mile Beach. Head to the marina to board a boat out to the Great Barrier Reef for a day trip or enjoy a quiet drink and watch the boats come back after a day out.

With so much to see and do in Port Douglas, it is the perfect honeymoon destination and Central Plaza offers perfect honeymoon accommodation Port Douglas.  Ring us today to make your accommodation booking.

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
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

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.

Find the best Port Douglas Holiday Apartments

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

Port Douglas is the penultimate Australian holiday destination. With the Great Barrier Reef at its front doorstep and the Daintree National Park right beside — there’s a multitude of sea and land-based activities and tours to keep you and your family entertained and busy during your vacation.

For the best value holiday apartments in Port Douglas it’s hard to go past The Central Plaza Port Douglas. This holiday resort is as the name says, central. Located on Davidson Street, it’s right in the heart of the Port Douglas dining district, and is a couple of blocks from the marina where many of the Great Barrier Reef tours cast off.


Scuba divers Great Barrier Reef

Scuba divers Great Barrier Reef

Port Douglas luxury resort, Central Plaza

Poolside at Central Plaza, Port Douglas

Scooting around Port Douglas

Explore Port Douglas on a scooter hires from Central Plaza Resort

With one, two and three bedroom apartments that are capaciously-sized, Central Plaza is an ideal retreat for families or couples. The apartments are modern, styled in tropical furnishings, with air conditioning, and living areas that open out onto large balconies that take in the cool onshore breezes.

In the central courtyard, the layout favours a large resort-style pool that is heated in the winter. Beside the pool are drink. The courtyard layout creates a format that is very social, with kids and adults alike enjoying the convenience of lounging in and around the pool, or the barbeque recounting stories from the day. Make your date with a holiday in paradise. Book now.

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.