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Shantara Resort Port Douglas

Shantara Resort Port Douglas offers boutique style apartment accommodation ideal for couples, honeymooners or the independent traveler looking to escape in tranquil surrounds.

Shantara Resort Port Douglas has become known over the past for its tranquil surrounds and excellent quality accommodation exclusive for adults to stay and feel relaxed.
(Children from the ages of 16 are welcome).

Shantara is located walking distance to Macrossan Street, where you will find an array of Restaurants, cafes & only 400-metres to Four Mile Beach.

There is a choice of accommodation from studio rooms for the shorter stay to large 1 bedroom self contained apartments, pool deck access rooms and Jacuzzi’s in private courtyards.

Further features include a Day Spa, Gymnasium, 2 pools the island pool connects to the undercover BBQ area for dining out on a balmy night in the tropics.

Shantara Resort Port Douglas is a family operated business offering personalized and friendly service.

Port Douglas is located only 1 hour from Cairns, but it's well worth taking the time to soak up the serenity of the ocean. As soon as your car rounds the corner from the highway, the view becomes breathtaking. Beach after beach the coastline stretches off into an azure mist towards Port Douglas and the famous World Heritage listed Daintree National Park and Great Barrier Reef.

After turning off the highway, cruising into Port Douglas is rather like entering the private driveway of an exclusive residence, this road will take you to Shantara Resort Port Douglas, centrally located to the 3 icons of Port Douglas - Macrossan Street, Four Mile Beach and the Marina.
Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Shantara Resort Port Douglas
Shantara Resort Port Douglas

Room Information

Studio Rooms - Pool View
Ideal for the short stay, our studio rooms are well appointed with a king bed, kitchenette with tea/coffee facilities, bar sized fridge and microwave oven. The bathroom is modern and spacious with a full shower, and a comfortable balcony to relax on after a day of sightseeing.

Studio Rooms - Pool Deck
Internally have the same features as the pool view studio rooms but have that added extra area outdoors with access to the pool directly from your balcony area without leaving your room. (the sole purpose of the deck is to provide direct access to the pool and not all have individual timber decks)

1 Bedroom Apartments - Pool View
Open-plan living, dining and kitchen areas with all the modern conveniences. The bedroom is separated from the living area by sliding Japanese screens, and the bathroom has a spa bath tub and a separate shower recess. Glass sliding doors open to the large and comfortably furnished balcony.

1 Bedroom Apartments - Pool Deck
Have the same features as the 1 bedroom pool view apartments but have the additional feature of the timber pool decks that extend from the balcony area to the pool for easy access to the pool without leaving your apartment (the sole purpose of the deck is to provide direct access to the pool and they are not individual timber decks). Shantara does have 2 pools however only the larger pool is currently heated , the island pool is at external ambient temperature.

2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Dual Key Apartments: (Suits between 2 - 4 people)
The main 1 bedroom apartment is the fully self contained apartment, with a king bed, the beds can be split to twin share if required, spa bath with separate shower, full kitchen with lounge/dining area and outdoor balcony to sit out on.

The 2nd room, being the studio has a kitchenette with a dining table, bathroom with shower recess, king bed and outdoor balcony also.

The dual key apartment gives you complete privacy, yet the facilities can be shared, ideal for couples sharing or mum and dad with teenage children. The apartments also have the feature of direct pool access from the 2 balcony areas of the dual key apartments or a Jacuzzi (Hot Tub) in the private courtyard. Email us your requested dates and we can quote you accordingly or if you have any other special requests.

Shantara Apartments
Only 4 of our special Shantara Apartments are available , great should you be celebrating your Honeymoon, Anniversary or just for that special treat to spoil yourself and enjoy the best of both with the Jacuzzi (Hot Tub) and access to the pool from the private timber deck from the balcony area.

The balcony area opens onto a pool deck giving you direct access to the pool, while in your own private courtyard is a large Jacuzzi (Hot Tub) to relax in after that long day out.

Internally these apartments have all the facilities and features of the 1 bedroom apartment.

Things To Do

On Site Features

  • Gymnasium
  • Internet
  • In-room safe
  • Free secure on-site Parking
  • 2 Pools
  • Day Spa
  • All apartments have access to a free laundry with a washing machine and dryer from the lobby area
  • Tour Desk
  • On-site Management
  • Reception hours Mon-Fri 8am-6pm/Sat 9am-5pm/Sun 9am -4pm

Day Spa Port Douglas

The Shantara Day Spa therapists are Internationally qualified with many diplomas. Their expertise will give you the best advice for your skin and body therapy.

Shantara Day Spa offers guests the very best of specially designed massage treatments, body wraps and scrubs, aromatherapy salt exfoliation, facials as well as hand and foot care treatments.

Flower Essences capture the healing qualities of a particular flower; offering a unique way of re-balancing the whole person, body, mind and spirit. They work internally, dissolving stress and tension from within, to enhance your inner vitality, energy levels and well-being.

Australian essential oils are used with a combination of flower essences to suit the treatment of your request and will leave you feeling calm, rejuvenated and harmonised.

Facial skin treatments can be discussed and tailored to suit your skin type leaving you with stress-free skin that will glow, look and feel revitalized.



Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia



Hotel Includes:

Fitness Center

In-Room Dining

Internet Access

Laundry Services

On-Site Activities

On-Site Parking

On-Site Restaurants



Swimming Facilities

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Price Guide

$ = Up to $100
$$ = $100 to $199
$$$ = $200 to $349
$$$$ = $350 to $599
$$$$$ = $600 +
Price per person, per night.