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Port Douglas YHA

  • Getting here by bus

    Private buses charge from $28 to $48 one way from Cairns to Port Douglas.

    Many of these meet the planes at the airport and buses at the Greyhound terminal.

    Port Douglas YHA would be happy to arrange your transfer for you.

    Cars can be rented from Cairns from less than $30 per day.

    Nearest airport

    The hostel is located 60 km to Cairns airport.

    The drive from Cairns to Port Douglas is one of the most beautiful in Australia and takes 1 hour.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Great Barrier Reef
    • Rainforestation Nature Park
    • Four Mile Beach
    • Local Sunday Markets
    • Mossman Gorge
    • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    • Wildlife Habitat
    • Australian Butter
    • Marina Mirage Port Douglas
    • Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Jungle Surfing
    • Snorkelling and Scuba Diving
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • River Cruises and crocodile spotting
    • Bird Watching
    • Sailing
    • Skydiving and Hang Gliding
    • Horseriding on the Beach
    • Whitewater Rafting 
    • Fishing
    • 4WD Tours
    • Swimming
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Restaurants and Pubs
    Find us...
    Address Corner of Port & Craven Close
    Port Douglas, 4871
    Phone (+617) 4099 5422
    Hostel Manager Tom Quealy
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Port Douglas YHA

    Multi award winning Port Douglas YHA (Coral Beach Lodge) is a travelers’ home. The lodge is beautifully located between the spectacular Coral Sea, local rainforest and the Port Douglas village. It is the perfect base to discover the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest or simply watch the sun rise over Four-Mile beach. All rooms are very spacious, newly renovated, have air-con and private lockers. Other offerings include a spotless communal kitchen, free Wi-Fi through-out, hammocks, lagoon style pool, games and books.

    In 2015 we were also voted Best Tourist Information in Port Douglas because we love the region and we love what we do, so come see us to book your activities.

    • This is my favourite hostel that I visited in Australia and everything was just wonderful!
      Neelima K January 2016
    • This is a hostel with "5 star" hotel treatment. It ticks every box for your dream holiday. The owner Tom (a great traveller himself) knows what you need and provides excellent services and makes you feel at home. Best place to stay in Port Douglas!
      Miki J January 2016
    • There is no better place to stay in Port Douglas.
      John E January 2016
    • We really liked staying at this hostel. The kitchen was great, there was a BBQ to use, the rooms were clean, the staff was friendly and the pool was great to cool down.
      Elli January 2016
    • All perfect and friendly!! The best YHA i have been in Australia! Thanks a lot
      Sonia L February 2016
    • The best hostel i have ever stayed,very friendly staff,clean,very good facilities.
      STEFANIA A February 2016
    • Fantastic. Stayed here at Christmas - couldn't have had a better experience. Tom and his team are brilliant
      Catherine F December 2015
    567 customers have rated this hostel


    • Sleeps 120 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double / twin rooms
    • Ensuite rooms
    • Group bookings


    • Airconditioning
    • Swimming Pool
    • Tour Desk
    • Food Store
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Television
    • Hairdryers


    • 4WD tours
    •  Beach
    •  Diving
    •  Fishing
    •  Sailing
    •  Snorkelling
    •  Swimming
    •  Whitewater Rafting
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    Find us...
    Address Corner of Port & Craven Close
    Port Douglas, 4871
    Phone (+617) 4099 5422
    Hostel Manager Tom Quealy
    Payment MasterCard, Visa
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    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year

    7:30am to 6:30pm

    If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

    Check in from 2:00pm daily; late arrivals welcome. Guests arriving prior to check in may use the hostel facilities, including Wi-Fi.
    Check out 10:00am daily
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