About This Listing
The Port Douglas Oasis is my very unique tropical style two bedroom home ,it has a large private pool and outdoor entertainment (website hidden) is only a twenty minute walk to town or two minutes by car.The beach access is only a few minutes away.Come relax and enjoy.
Port Douglas Oasis is my own lovely home I have now decided that I will holiday let for a certain period during the high season and some school holidays. This will give me the opportunity to travel and see more of Australia and the world.
As you can see by my photos, my home is very unique ,full of character and (website hidden) is octagonal with exposed timber beams ,meeting at the central column which forms a large skylight that highlights the first and last rays of sunshine.
On entering through the front door,you will immediately feel the warmth and ambience of spacious open style tropical living. You will feel like a local who has lived in Port Douglas forever. Relax and enjoy,this will be your home away from home wherever that may be.
My home is ideally suited to that special couple wishing to relax and celebrate life.You can enjoy the privacy of a large sparking blue pool that adjoins the outdoor dining area and timber deck where you will be able to enjoy a quiet drink and a meal cooked on the barb-be-cue. The property is surrounded by lush tropical gardens and palms.
The main bedroom has a warm peaceful ambience,it is tastefully decorated with Persian silk rugs on the slate floor,soft lighting,Queen size bed ,large wardrobe, TV with DVD player The en-suite bathroom is a wonderful place to enjoy a spa bath.
My home is also a perfect base for up to two couples or two single persons wishing to explore the region. The second bedroom is a comfortable sized room ,tastefully decorated, it exudes a warm radiance that shows memorabilia of my extensive travels and artwork of ,there also interesting artwork ..IT also has a spacious wardrobe ,Queen size bed and TV. The bathroom en-suite adjoins this bedroom by a sliding door so it also has complete privacy.
Walking into the spacious timber kitchen you will see that it is all part of the octagonal shape,and features all the necessary equipment such as large fridge ,dishwasher,microwave etc that will make it a joy to cook at home.You will be able to look thru the kitchen serviary to the outdoor pool ,deck and gardens. You also will see the spacious lounge area that opens up to the outdoor undercover living area . The slate floors are covered with Persian rugs, the walls have many original paintings.There is a TV and DVD player with many DVD's for your use. There are air conditioners and fans for the warm summer months.
Immediately you will feel my home has been my pride and joy for many years, and still contains a lot of my personal affects. Port Douglas Oasis will suit those couples who I am sure will treat my home as their own for their special time in Port Douglas.
You will be ideally situated within easy walking distance to cafes, restaurants, reef tours and boutique shopping, and just a few minutes walk to the beach which is via the public access path through the Shereton Mirage.There is also a local bus that passes by every half hour.
If 1 couple wishes to book then the second bathroom and bedroom can be closed off and the price can be reviewed on application.
The guests will have full access to my home to be able to feel comfortable and relaxed The locked garage will have my personal belongings.The two Bedrooms have an ensuite. and also a ceiling fan and air conditioner The washer and dryer are available.
Interaction with Guests
I do plan to greet my guests and show them around my home. If I am away I will be arranging a friend or family to make you feel welcome and let you know all the the places that the locals like.
This neighbourhood is a good place to live,It is centrally located to the beach and town,you have the choice to walk, bike or use the car to get around.
Most people hire a small car at the airport ,but a shuttle bus is available to take you to Port which takes approx 80 minutes.Hire cars can be rented in Port. you may wish to rent a bike for the time you are here ,there are no hills so it is a great way to get around.
there is a local bus that goes past approx every half hour.
There is an access path to the beach via The Shereton Mirage that takes 5minutes. It is a leisurely 20 minute walk to the centre of town. There is a bottle shop,pizza and Chinese restaurant about 300 metres along Davidson Street.
Other Things to Note
If you have time and feel like watering the inside and outdoor pot plants that would be appreciated.
The pool will be maintained and checked by a Pool company The lawns and gardens will also be cared for every 2 weeks by a professional gardener.
Please do not smoke in the home or on the outside (email hidden)ease use an ashtray on the outside timber deck.Empty butts directly to the outside wheelie bin.Please remember to switch off lights fans and airconitioners after use, please do not use candles in the home.
Anna's place is located in a stunning area. It's surrounded by palm trees. The house itself is a real oasis. The large windows make the kitchen look like a outdoor kitchen. We enjoyed the BBQ. The large patio is a perfect place to enjoy the garden. And the big pool is nice if you want to cool down on a hot day. With 10 min. from the center the house is the place to be in Port Douglas. We would definitely book again if we ever came back to Port Douglas.
Amazing house, perfect host, would love to go back there again
About the Host, Anna
I am a vibrant fit and healthy retiree, who wishes to enjoy life with my partner Barry by seeing more of the world and Australia We have a long bucket list, So by holiday letting my unique lovely home for three months a year we will have more opportunity to have adventures.I arrived Port Douglas in 1981 when it was a small quiet fishing village I fell in love with the place then,and still feel the same way. Port Douglas still has that wonderful feeling of warmth and friendliness and relaxation.I am fortunate to have all my 4 children still here and now have grandchildren. I look forward to holiday letting, As this is my home my personal effects and belongings will make any special couple feel welcomed and comfortable and they will enjoy their special time