About this listing
The Artists Cottage is the perfect romantic retreat to laze away your holiday. Voted by Grazia as the 'best summer escape', featured in magazines internationally - it suits those who want a more inspired, stylish and relaxed holiday.
The Port Douglas Artist’s Cottage is a unique and affordable holiday rental in the heart of the seaside village of Port Douglas, Far North Queensland, Australia.
The Port Douglas Artist's Cottage is spacious, contemporary, eclectic and fully self contained. The cottages has been designed to capture the essence of the tropics and your imagination - it is like stepping into a work of art. If the conventional and bland is not your style in holiday rentals, come and stay at the cottage. It offers a one of a kind experience in Port Douglas
The cottage is owned by artist, Tina Gonsalves and chef, Matthew Wild who have been based in Port Douglas for many years, and are extremely familiar with the region and its diverse tours and attractions.
The Port Douglas Artist's Cottage is a spacious, open, tropical-styled cottage featuring classical Queensland architecture, set against luscious gardens and looking outwards to towering paperbark eucalyptus. The cottage is a standalone structure tucked away in the local residential block of "Full Moon Terraces", both quiet and secluded. Situated on the second story (with garage and storage below), it takes full advantage of the breeze and light.
The Port Douglas Artist's Cottage comprises of one large comfortable bedroom with private verandah, fully contained kitchen, large bathroom and laundry, living room and indoor dining, leading to french doors opening to tropical outdoor dining area. On ground level there is deck with a setting for four, to enjoy the colourful gardens. The tropical landscaping and sparkling pool, the cottages finds the perfect balance between comfort, and cool artistic contemporary style.The size of the apartment is 98 square metres, and its known as the largest one bedroom unit in Port Douglas.
The large bedroom has a queensize bed, with french doors opening onto a small, light filled study. There is a large built in robe, drawers, television and DVD player. On most nights the verandah doors are left open, for the fresh seabreeze to cool off. Their are also a ceiling fan and air-conditioning.The cottage also is filled with timber louvres providing further airflow.
Next to the bedroom is a large bathroom, with bath/shower. The walls are filled with mirrors collected over the region. The laundry has a washing machine, dryer and sink.
A hall way leads to the open plan living, dining and kitchen area. The kitchen has a 4 burner hot plate, oven, quality china, cutlery, glassware, saucepans and fridge and freezer. The living room has a large modular couch (can be slept on) with TV. French doors open to verandah for tropical outdoor dining, with a setting for four people.
Downstairs, on ground level is a deck with small pond and sitting area for four. Filled with colourful tropical plants and vines. 20 metres away from the cottage is the pool, with area for lazing about in the sun. The Artists Cottage has unlimited free interent
150 low season
185 per night high season