Discover a selection of 487 vacation rentals in Port Douglas, QLD, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $239 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Port Douglas. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Charming Port Douglas will entice you

The rainforest and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Port Douglas. Well known for its coral reefs, diving and snorkeling, this romantic city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Port Douglas

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Port Douglas a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildlife Habitat (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Daintree Wild Zoo (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Vie Spa Port Douglas (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Port Douglas

Travelers enjoy Port Douglas for its snorkeling. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

Exploring the coral reefs and other natural features in Port Douglas

Travelers love Port Douglas for its lush rainforest and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Port Douglas is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Four Mile Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Four Mile Beach Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Mossman Gorge Center (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Daintree Rainforest (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Great Barrier Reef (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Daintree National Park (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Port Douglas

Fly into Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS), the closest airport, located 33.3 mi (53.6 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Port Douglas?

Whether you're searching for a cozy retreat for you and your sweetheart or somewhere roomy to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Port Douglas. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • "Chez Willow Villa 1 - Only 2 Mins Walk To Beach And Restaurants" is a favorite with guests. Around 0.1 miles from Port Douglas, it has 3 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including an outdoor pool and off-street parking options.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Modern 2 Bed Townhouse With Pool". Located around 0.1 miles from the heart of Port Douglas, it has 2 bedrooms and comes with daily housekeeping services and cookware, dishware and utensils.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Port Douglas vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Port Douglas?

Your working week will be a lot easier to bear if you've got something exciting planned for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by locking in one of these top weekend getaways in or near Port Douglas:

  • Book a few nights or longer at "Modern 2 Bed Townhouse With Pool", around 0.1 miles to the south of Port Douglas, and you've got yourself the best kind of weekend escape. You'll have outdoor attractions like Jumrum Creek Conservation Park and Daintree Rainforest Nature Refuge on your doorstep and amenities like internet services and games to make the most of.
  • "Saltwater Luxury Apartments" is also ideal for a whirlwind getaway. Approximately 0.1 miles to the northeast of Port Douglas, this vacation rental comes with amenities like towels and a kitchen. Wildlife Habitat and Kuranda Koala Gardens should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Port Douglas?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish choice, ideally suited for couples or solo adventurers. Spend your days familiarizing yourself with your surroundings and your nights resting up in your cozy hideaway. These vacation rentals in or near Port Douglas are guaranteed to please:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a buddy along to "Luxe Apartment In The Heart Of Port Douglas". You'll have lots of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including spa and beauty services and air conditioning.
  • Another great choice is "Urban Oasis In The Heart Of Town". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfortable apartment is packed with useful amenities like a pool, off-street parking options and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Port Douglas?

Whether you're looking for a cozy cabin or a house large enough to fit the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these getaways in or near Port Douglas:

  • Close to the center of Port Douglas, "Luxe Apartment In The Heart Of Port Douglas" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not enjoying your cozy digs, get out and discover what's around you.
  • Another awesome option is "Urban Oasis In The Heart Of Town". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Port Douglas.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Port Douglas?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend trip. If you're eager to spend a couple of nights away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Port Douglas that will set your hearts aflutter:

  • Around 0.1 miles from Port Douglas, "Chez Willow Villa 1 - Only 2 Mins Walk To Beach And Restaurants" is a perfect place for starry-eyed couples. Beauty services and a nearby marina are some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • "Modern 2 Bed Townhouse With Pool" is another top option that'll impress. It's approximately 0.1 miles from Port Douglas and comes with daily housekeeping services and air conditioning.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Port Douglas?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Port Douglas and don't worry about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • A wide array of amenities including an oven and a balcony make "Bangalow - Luxurious Murphy Street Home With Amazing Views Over The Coral Sea And Four Mile Beach" a favorite with groups. This popular property has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From the heart of Port Douglas, it's around 1 mile away to the east.
  • Invite up to 12 of your friends to "Tugela - 5 Bedroom Luxury Home" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 5 bedrooms and is around 1 mile to the south of Port Douglas. It's crammed with features to keep your large group occupied, including a swimming pool and high-speed internet services.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Port Douglas?

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can offer, a pool is one of the most desired. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Port Douglas and spend your days splashing around. Just remember to take your inflatable unicorn:

  • Round up your gang and enjoy an unforgettable stay at "Port Beach House #2 · Stunning Beach Haven Villa With Private Pool". There's a lot to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as a fridge and a toaster.
  • "Large House Close To Town And Beach" is the sort of place you go to leave the everyday behind and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A kitchen and a dining table are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfortable.

Port Douglas has a tropical monsoon climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 85 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Port Douglas vacation rental and plan your escape for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Port Douglas?

Privacy, comfort and space are key to any successful family escape, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Port Douglas offer the perfect solution. Here are a few to get you started:

  • About 0.1 miles northeast of Port Douglas, "Saltwater Luxury Apartments" sleeps up to 7 people over 3 bedrooms. As well as plenty of space to sprawl out, amenities here include a kitchen and a TV.
  • Another terrific option is "Your Own Private Resort With The Best Views In Port Douglas". It's approximately 0.1 miles north of Port Douglas, has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 10 guests. A TV and a living room are just two of the conveniences on offer here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Port Douglas?

Cozy up with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Port Douglas and build some incredible memories together. Here's just a taste of what we've got:

  • "Cabin - Gypsy Wagon Glamping Port Douglas Hinterland" - Located around 0.1 miles southeast of central Port Douglas, this family-friendly retreat offers amenities like coffee and tea making facilities and a toaster.
  • "Cabin - Farm Stay Fun Activities For The Whole Family" - Rally the troops and spend a few nights at this appealing property, which is around 25 miles to the south of Port Douglas. You'll have access to childrens activities, coffee and tea making facilities and a good deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Port Douglas vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Port Douglas?

Add an extra touch of indulgence to your getaway by staying somewhere with a private indoor pool. These amazing large houses in or near Port Douglas have a swimming space that's all your own, as well as loads of room for whoever you're bringing with you:

  • With 4 bedrooms that can sleep up to 10 guests, "Absolute Beachfront Luxury And Serenity At Wonga Belle. A Tropical Paradise" is the perfect place to reconnect with your nearest and dearest. Take advantage of this getaway's host of amenities, such as a swimming pool and a kitchen.
  • Another enticing property is "Trinity Beach Palace". With 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 guests, you can invite your entire gang to stay over and swim. A kitchen and a nearby waterfront are other amenities your guests can make use of here.

If you'd like to see even more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Port Douglas vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.