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Overview of Thala Beach Nature Reserve

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Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
513 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

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Highlights

Popular LocationOak Beach1 min walk
Popular LocationMowbray National Park6 min drive
AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)50 min drive
Popular LocationMowbray National Park63 min drive

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About this area

Oak Beach

Located in Oak Beach, Thala Beach Nature Reserve is in a rural area and on a private beach. Shoppers can check out Macrossan Street, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Great Barrier Reef and Four Mile Beach. Wildlife Habitat and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkeling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and skydiving.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Oak Beach - 1 min walk
  • Mowbray National Park - 6 min drive
  • Wangetti Beach - 15 min drive
  • Mowbray Conservation Park - 15 min drive
  • Mowbray National Park - 63 min drive

Getting around

  • Kuranda Station - 55 min drive
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 50 min drive

Restaurants

  • Osprey's Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

Thala Beach Nature Reserve

4.5-star resort with pools, private beach, full-service spa
Spend the day catching some rays at Thala Beach Nature Reserve's private white sand beach, relaxing by one of the resort's 2 outdoor swimming pools, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. All 83 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus furnished balconies or patios and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include DVD players, minibars, and room service. Limited housekeeping is available.
Thala Beach Nature Reserve offers 83 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a private beach.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Rejuvenate has 1 treatment room. Services include sports massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.
The spa is open select days.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking
Free valet parking
24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle at scheduled times
Area shuttle (surcharge) up to 15 km
Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
Limo/town car service
Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: AUD 31.50 per person
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
1 beach bar and 1 bar
Room service available
Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

2 outdoor pools
Ecotours
Full-service spa
Helicopter/airplane tours
Hiking/biking trails
Kayaking
Motorized watercraft
Shopping
Yoga classes

Family friendly

2 outdoor pools
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry cleaning service
DVD player
Free cribs/infant beds
In-room child care (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Refrigerator
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

Free newspapers in lobby
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand
Library
No elevators

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Dry cleaning service
Housekeeping (limited)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter/bellhop
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Business center
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference center (1615 square feet of space)

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Private beachfront location
Terrace

Spa

Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Facials
Massage - prenatal
Massage - sports
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology
Spa open select days
Treatment room

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
No elevator (single level property)

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Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan
Free cribs/infant beds
Linens
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Separate bathtub and shower
Towels

Entertainment

Digital channels
DVD player
Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Minibar
Refrigerator

Outdoor space

Furnished balcony or patio

More

Desk
Iron/ironing board
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 26 March 2020 to 31 May 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50.0 per day
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 31.50 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 45.00 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

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Thala Beach
Thala Beach Lodge
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Thala Lodge Beach
Thala Beach Hotel Port Douglas
Thala Beach Resort
Thala Beach Nature Reserve Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Thala Beach Nature Reserve and receive a full refund?
Yes, Thala Beach Nature Reserve offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Thala Beach Nature Reserve cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Thala Beach Nature Reserve have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Thala Beach Nature Reserve?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at this resort?
Check-in is from 2 PM–midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Thala Beach Nature Reserve?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does this resort provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AUD 45.00 per person, one way, applies.
Where is Thala Beach Nature Reserve located?
Nestled on the beach, this Oak Beach resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Oak Beach, Macalister Range National Park, and Macalister Range National Park. Wet Tropics of Queensland is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) away.

Guest reviews

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
375
4 - Good
113
3 - Okay
20
2 - Mediocre
5
1 - Poor
0
4.6
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This property is exceptional! The open air lobby gives you a great vibe from the start. The view from the restaurant is stunning. Love the natural pool with rocks and waterfalls.But the best is the private beach. Breathtaking!

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

2/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
  • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities

Good place nice people but dangerous.

This place is full of nature and Wild animals, I was bitten by a sneak getting Of of the pool so I had obe of the worst times of my vacation.

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Self contained chalet with balcony nestled in natural setting. Absolutely perfect!

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Thala Beach 2 night stay

Thala Beach is a fantastic place. The perfect location. Staff are so helpful. We enjoyed it all so much. Excellent.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020