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What Our Guests Are Saying:-

CHRIS & TANYA HALL, NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND: We’ve had a fantastic time here at ‘By The Sea’. The service great; the girls are so friendly & all the added extras make for an unforgettable stay. Thanks especially for the card & bottle of fizz to celebrate our anniversary! We would love to come back and will definitely recommend staying here. 16/08/2015

MERRYN & GRAHAM HUGHES, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Very relaxing & friendly place. Nice to be in a relaxed and quirky environment which is different to ‘the rest’. Thank you! 12/08/2015

BETTE & BOB BARBUTO, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: We had a wonderful week. Lovely room & view, friendly staff. Loved the pool, was great fun. Sad to back in the cold!! 14/08/2015

KERRY McCALL, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM: Had the most PERFECT 4 days here. Lovely room, wonderful staff & beautiful location J 11/08/2015

DEBBIE, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM: If we didn’t live on the other side of the planet I’d come back every year! Perfect – everything we needed & great staff. Thank you! xx 08/08/2015

TRISH, JUDE, & HEATHER MATHEWS, MELBOURNE, VICTORIA: Thanks ladies at ‘By The Sea’. A very welcoming, relaxing & enjoyable week here. Everything we could possibly want. We will be back J 08/08/2015

KATE & NIAMH PICKERING, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM: What an amazing place! We have loved staying here! Absolutely everything you need in one place. We will definitely recommend our Aussie friends & our English ones too. The girls are so friendly. Thank you xx 07/08/2015

JUAN & GEOFF FORMAN, AUSTRALIA: Thank you for a nice few days. The reception girls are so nice & helpful. Great location! 02/08/2015

JANET & HARRY STAIT-GARDNER, AUSTRALIA: Had a lovely relaxing time. Everyone very helpful. Thank you! 29/07/2015

ROGER & LESLEY BERRY, AUSTRALIA: What a great place – we keep coming back! Our fourth stay here, we love Port Douglas. 25/07/2015

DIANE & SANDY RHODES, AUSTRALIA: Had a lovely stay, very relaxing week. We’ll see you next year for 2 weeks! 19/07/2015

NATHAN & AMANDA HARRIS, AUSTRALIA: Had a pleasant stay at By The Sea. Great location with lots of free inclusions. The staff are very friendly & accommodating. Will recommend to others. Thanks! 07/07/2015

HELEN & BRETT ROGERS, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: An absolutely beautiful place – The setting, the rooms, the service, all the free beach gear etc. Such Lovely friendly staff. We’ll be back. Thank you! 28/06/2015

PAM HANSEN, NEW ZEALAND: Thanks for a great stay & so much helpful advice – also all the free extras for the beach etc. Loved every minute of our stay, hope to get back girls! 25/06/2015

HAZEL DORRINGTON,WARE, HERTS, UK: Don’t know what I can possibly add to whatever has already been said. PERFECT! 09/06/2015

MEG & JOHN PHYTHIAN, LONGWOOD, SOUTH AUSTRALIA: Thank you for a wonderful break. Enjoyed riding the bikes (after 30 years!), the beach & your great movie library. The location is perfect, supported by great service & support. We will return. 13/05/2015


JENNY & TONY JAGODZINSKI, USA: What a great gem. Above & beyond service. Location, location, location   03/05/2015

SMITHS-COLLETTE’S & THE STEPHENS FAMILY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: Amazing – what a delightful villa. Beautifully presented with everything you could ever need. Location superb and service & smiles from ‘the girls’ second to none. 23/04/2015

ALAN & ANN HOLLAND, BENDIGO, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: Perfect. Right product, right price & terrific people. Thank you for a wonderful stay. 20/04/2015

HELEN WATSON & FAMILY, RENFREW, SCOTLAND: Absolutely 1st class. The attention to detail and the thought behind everything was evident throughout. All compliments & praise are fully deserved. Great job guys!!

SHEILA & RICHARD, LIVERPOOL, UK: Had a great stay in your resort. The service  was wonderful & everyone very friendly. You will come highly recommended. Also enjoyed the tropical storm at the end of our stay. Many Thanks. 12/03/2015

GRAHAM & ANNA SAGE CO KILDARE, IRELAND: Great stay – Such a wonderful quirky place with so many facilities.  Very helpful staff. Would love to come back again! 19/03/2015

MAL & CYNTHIA SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Had a wonderful stay. Weather was perfect, the staff were great, friendly & helpful. Love to come back sometime. Thanks. 03/03/2015

NIGEL & AMANDA, UNITED KINGDOM: Utterly outstanding!! Thank you very much. 27/02/2015

SANDRA & ALAN LAKE DISTRICT, UK: Had a great stay. The girls at By The Sea were brilliant. A bottle of bubbly & balloons for Big Al’s 60th Woo Hoo & a free upgrade to sea view superior (super).

DIANA & MATT, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA:  Wonderful stay and so much more than what we expected. Lovely people, and so grateful for all the extra beach towels. Will definitely recommend to any & everyone to stay here. 24/02/2015

CAROL & ALAN:  thank you to ALL the girls – what lovely people you are , fantastic stay here thoroughly recommend to everyone we know 01/02/15

DENISE & JOEL: dear, dear girls, thank you so much for your wonderful by the sea ! it was fabulous and so helpful. We shall recommend you to all our friends and look forward to coming back 27/01/15

LORYN, STEPH & LESIA: thank you for a wonderful stay. They were so polite and friendly. The room was amazing, very comfortable and welcoming. The amount this hotel provided for us was incredible. We defiantly recommend it to anyone if we get the chance to come back we would choose this place J 03/01/15

ANNE:  we stayed here at by the sea 5 nights and loved everything about it, hotel, staff and port Douglas itself. Would definitely love to stay here again cheers and big thanks 03/01/15

GRAHAM & KAREN : beautiful place with beautiful staff , have had a great holiday we will be back, thank you P.S will bring a bone for scruffy next time cheers J 27/12/14

ANDREW, LORAINE, CATHERINE UPTON:  what a wonderful place, we have been traveling the east coast of Australia and this is the most welcoming place we have come across. We liked it so much we decided to stay an extra night. Thank you for making the last few nights in Australia so happy. We are sorry to be leaving here and Australia as we are going back to the cold tomorrow, thank you again and well done J 19/12/14

NICK & MIA thank you for the fantastic stay. The room was perfect and we will recommend it to everyone. It helps that the staff are all so lovely and nice J 18/12/14

KAREN & JESS: thanks so much for the warm welcome that carried on throughout our stay! Very happy at “by the sea “would have no hesitation in highly recommending a stay here to anyone I know, just great. 13/12/14

THE JONES FAMILY: thank you so much for a perfect stay. The staff are helpful, friendly and great at their jobs. Location and facilities awesome. Defiantly coming back fantastic stay, thank you 10/12/14

TARA HEATON: fantastic place, facilities way more than you could ever expect! The girls are fab and really make you feel welcome – more like friends! Highly recommended, loved it! 6/12/14

LOUREL & SAM: love this hotel!!! Thanks for everything. We will be recommending this hotel to everyone 4/12/14

SUE & DEB: thanks girls, you’ve made our stay a blast! Will miss your smiley faces, highly recommend “by the sea “2/12/14

SMITH & DOVES:  only stayed for a few days but have loved every minute of it. Exceeded expectations. Staff here are brilliant 30/11/14

DAVE & MARY LYNNE REYNOLDS:  A little piece of paradise! we enjoyed a magical 3 days of beach, great barrier reef and relaxation. Everything one could need for a beach holiday is right here for you 30/11/14

JOY & PETER BURGESS Thoroughly enjoyed our week here. Having last been here in 2008, it was a surprise to see all Wendy’s changes. Nothing is forgotten in comfort. A wonderful holiday thank you ladies 28/11/14

TREVOR & CHRISTINE: Great location, great staff, very friendly. Really clean rooms. Thanks ladies for looking after us definitely recommend staying here 28/11/14.

PAT & STUART, NORTHAMPTON ENGLAND, Everything we expected and more. Thank you ladies for making us feel so welcome. We will miss you in cold and rainy UK x 16/11/14

IRENE & PETER CHALLINOR, ENGLAND, Our 3rd stay here – love it!!! Accommodation very comfortable. Lovely, friendly staff as always. 13/11/14

PETER & LYNN HOUSE, Great place – love PD. Will be back! Thanks J 10/10/14 – 15/10/14

GEORGIA, AENGUS, CHERYL, SHAEN, Loved all the free stuff and the nice staff. We want to come back next year. Thanks for the lovely, enjoyable stay and thanks for making it feel like home.