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Looking for cheap motel accommodation in Port Douglas? Look no further than the Lychee Tree self contained apartments in Port Douglas. Escape, explore, discover and relax on your holiday knowing that your accommodation is ideally located, affordable and fully self contained. Lychee Tree apartments are the ideal base from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest and the Atherton Tablelands. Enjoy a day trip to the reef to get up close to this natural wonder of the under water world….swim, snorkel, sail and learn more about this amazing reef. Head inland to see World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest with its unique plants and animals that are found nowhere else in the world. Visit the Daintree River, Cape Tribulation, the Bloomfield Track and Daintree Village on one of the fully escorted day tours. Head up into the Port Douglas hinterland to explore the history and multi-cultural districts of towns such as Atherton and Mareeba.

Port Douglas itself offers visitors a plethora of local activities which include stunning 4 Mile Beach, the village itself and The Reef Marina. Enjoy a diverse range of dining choices, book a day trip or indulge in some retail therapy  with the marina home to a number of retail outlets.

Return to your 1 or 2 bedroom air conditioned motel accommodation in Port Douglas to relax and unwind. All apartments are fully self contained with full kitchen facilities, spacious living and dining area, private balcony and onsite facilities which include salt water swimming pool, swings, outdoor bbq and dining area and all set in lush tropical gardens.

Everything you need for your Port Douglas holiday is at your fingertips when you stay at Lychee Tree, your cheap motel in Port Douglas.

The annual Port Douglas event, Carnivale is this year celebrating its 20th anniversary and will be one local event not to miss. Due to be held between the 16th and the 25th of May, this 10 day event celebrating a taste of paradise will feature over 30 events.  From sports, comedy, entertainment, cuisine and arts there is bound to be an event or two that appeals to you. This is one of the regions biggest festivals with the anticipated 10 000 visitors set to enjoy the annual colourful Macrossan St procession, food events including the long lunch, food, wine and a taste of Port as well as street art and music festivals, markets and fireworks. Hurry with such a large number of visitors expected to head to Port Douglas for this event accommodation is filling fast.  The Lychee Tree offers fantastic Port Douglas apartment accommodation suitable for singles, couples and families.

Port Douglas apartment accommodation for Carnivale

Port Douglas Apartment Accommodation

The Lychee Tree offers a range of apartment accommodation in Port Douglas.  Ideally located a short walk to the main street, Macrossan Street where a number of the Carnivale events will take place as well as beautiful 4 Mile Beach, the Marina and Anzac Park. All apartments offer 1 or 2 bedrooms, are fully self contained, comfortable with a spacious living and dining area, air conditioning and private balcony or patio area perfect for families.

Relax with great on site facilities including a child friendly salt water swimming pool, swing sets, on site managers, tour desk and outdoor relaxed bbq and dining area all set in lush tropical gardens.

What are you waiting for?  Ring us today to book your Port Douglas apartment accommodation for this years Port Douglas Carnivale and come and celebrate our 20th anniversary.

The Port Douglas Rugby 7s International Competition kicks off on 1 March, 2014 and will be hosted by the Port Douglas Reef Raiders. The playing fields are nestled between world heritage listed attractions the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. Not your usual rugby grounds. Not your usual Rugby 7s tournament.

Port Douglas 7s Rugby

Port Douglas 7s Rugby

This event sees male and female teams battle it out from 8.30 in the morning until the evening, when the winners are crowned, and awarded the respective competition purses. After that, it’s a sizeable night on the village of Port Douglas.

Last year, teams from Cairns, Blackwater, PNG and of course Port Douglas were competing, but this years draw could hold some surprises.

Lychee Tree offers quality accommodation and unbeatable value. Whether you are in Port to play or support, the Lychee Tree offers 2 bedroom apartments with great facilities such as an outdoor BBQ area and saltwater pool for aftermatch entertainment, and easy access to the local shuttle bus service.

The Lychee Tree is situated in the perfect position, a 5 minute walk to Four Mile Beach and a 20 minute walk to the Port DouglasVillage Centre.

Quality Port Douglas accommodation

Quality Port Douglas accommodation

Why not take the time to enjoy some of the attractions that has made Port Douglas the destination of choice for adventurers and holiday makers alike. The Daintree Rainforest provides ample opportunity to commune with one of the oldest forests in the world and the Great Barrier Reef is also at your doorstep when you come to stay in Port Douglas.

Book now for the Port Douglas accommodation that delivers a top notch stay without making your wallet go ouch. Remember  by staying at the Lychee Tree, you are supporting an official sponsor of Port Douglas Rugby 7s International Competition.


Port Douglas Carnivale will be a celebration to remember as it marks its 20th milestone year.

Port Douglas Carnivale will be held across 10 days from May 16 to 25 and is recognised as one of North Queensland’s largest cultural and food celebrations attracting more than 20,000 people from across region as well as Australia wide.
Carnivale turns 20
Carnivale 2014 is shaping up to be the best ever. The first weekend has exploded with raft of new events including the Carnivale Garden Games on Sunday. The biggest growth for Carnivale has been the midweek activities leading through to the now legendary second weekend, which incorporates the Zinc Chandon Luncheon, Taste of Paradise, Palates of Port and the Seafood Extravaganza. These are sophisticated food events to tempt every taste and sate every wine palate.

Adding to the Carnivale mix will once again celebrity appearances, yacht racing, fashion, comedy and more.

At the Lychee Tree, we offer some very good value for money accommodation options for the Port Douglas Carnivale including family holiday accommodation, couples and singles accommodation. The Lychee Tree is situated in the ideal location for the Carnivale, a 5 minute walk to Four Mile Beach and a 20 minute walk to the Port Douglas Village Centre.

Lychee Tree pool, Port Douglas

Lychee Tree pool, Port Douglas

Our Port Douglas Resort has a broad range of facilities, and is great for families with our Kid-friendly swimming pool complete with pool toys. Facilities also include an outdoor BBQ & dining area and there is quick access to local shuttle bus service.

Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, our family accommodation offers some of the most affordable resort style apartments in Port Douglas. You can really stretch your accommodation dollars further with Lychee Tree Apartments. Enquire now.

Escape from the city heat for the weekend of Australia Day and book you and your family into The Lychee Tree Holiday Apartments. It’s the affordable way for singles, couples, families and groups to enjoy the tropical paradise that is Port Douglas.

Lychee Tree offers quality holiday accommodation and unbeatable value. Ideal for a quiet retreat, an action packed break, or for family fun, the Lychee Tree is situated in the perfect position, a 5 minute walk to Four Mile Beach and a 20 minute walk to the Port DouglasVillage Centre.

Port Douglas Motel

Port Douglas Accommodation

Lychee Tree pool, Port Douglas

Lychee Tree pool, Port Douglas

Port Douglas will be hosting a number of family friendly events and activities to celebrate our national day.

For an early start: Port Douglas Combined Club — Coffee and cakes from 8am to watch start of 48th Annual Lowe Island Race. BBQ lunch, $500 Raffle, Great Aussie Games, Live Music by Eddie the Eagle. Ph: 4099 5553

Family Picnic Day at Port Douglas Community Sports Complex — opens at 9.00am. Come dressed in your best Aussie clobber and win fantastic prizes, Helicopter drop, kids games and races, Bike race down the Bump track, BMX and Skate ramp competition, Broom throwing, Tug of War, Three legged races, Gumboot throwing, Damper and Lamington cooking competition and lots more. Kids races start at 9.30am, adults events at 1.30pm. Registration opens at 8.30am Entry fee $2. All proceeds go to local Douglas Community Charities.

Family Basket Picnic in the Park, George Davis Park, Mossman – A whole itinerary of family fun starting at 11.30am to 3.30pm. Loads of games, three legged races, potato races, sack races, egg and spoon races, comedy ball games, coo-ee competition and the Inaugural Australia Day Land Race plus much much more. No booking required just turn up and have fun.

Cow Bay Hotel, Cape Tribulation Road – BBQ, live music, All families welcome starts at 10am Ph: 4098 9011

For the grownups there’s the local establishments: Paddy’s Bar, Cow Bay Hotel and The Court House who will have their doors open until late. They will also be open during the day to welcome families with fun activities and family-friendly menu items.

Don’t delay your opportunity to book in for a real dinkum holiday celebrating Australia Day in Port Douglas.

If you haven’t booked your summer holidays yet, it’s not too late to organise a getaway to Port Douglas. Escape the city heat and come and enjoy the balmy nights in our very own tropical paradise. Book your accommodation with us here at The Lychee Tree and you will see why our guests become friends who return over and over again.

Port Douglas is a perfect destination for families and couples looking for a smorgasbord of holiday activities. As the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Forest, the great outdoors is right there and waiting with experienced tour operators ready to safely take you on adventures that you can only dream of.

Book your holiday in paradise at The Lychee Tree

We’ve listed a selection of activities that range in suitability from families with tots and toddlers, to full blown encounters with forest and wildlife. It’s by no means a comprehensive list, but we hope it gives you an idea of the breadth and scope of what’s available in Port Douglas to do.

The Rainforest Habitat

Hand feed kangaroos, wallabies & ducks, hold a koala or a snake and get up close to crocodiles. View the endangered Southern Cassowary, the rare Lumholtz’s tree kangaroo, frogs, turtles, lizards and so much more. Interact with an array of water birds, cockatoos, kookaburras, emus, pelicans, parrots and a multitude of bird species. A leader in its field of wildlife immersion exhibits, the award winning Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary provides visitors with a chance to observe up close a huge range of flora and fauna.

Port Douglas Motorbike and Scooter Hire

A great way to explore not only Port Douglas Australia but also the surrounding areas – the rainforest, beaches, tablelands and of course the village of Port Douglas. Experience the freedom hiring a scooter or motorcycle. The latest models of motor bikes & scooters available from Port Douglas Motor Bike & Scooter Hire.

Port Douglas Horse Riding

Learn to ride, learn to handle horses. We promise you a unique experience whether you are a new or experienced rider. Port Douglas Horse Riding is pleased to offer tuition, all safety equipment and saddlery on one of twenty of our fantastic, beautiful horses. We have flexible, affordable horse riding rates from a half hour to many hours to suit every different rider. Teaching beginners how to ride a horse is our speciality.

Bally Hooley

Bally Hooley is the name given to the historic little steam train that operates from the Marina Mirage station in Port Douglas every Sunday.

It is historic because the two coal-fired steam locomotives (Speedy and Bundy) that haul the trains are both over 55 years old, being the very last ones used by the Mossman Sugar Mill before switching to diesel locomotives for hauling the sugar cane from the fields to the region’s mill.

The excursion, which takes a bit under one hour for the return trip from the Marina Station, passes through some attractive areas of mangrove, the Sheraton Country Club, and a couple of resorts to the Station at St. An ideal family trip with tots and toddlers or history enthusiasts. Reserve a trip on your Sunday in Port Douglas.

Tony’s Tropical Tours

Experience the beauty and wilderness that makes this Daintree area, World Heritage Listed. Immerse yourself in unsurpassed natural scenery, open spaces and be guided in the privacy of a small group in a luxury vehicle, visiting exclusive and private Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation locations.

Don’t forget, you can make the most of your Port Douglas experience when you book into The Lychee Tree Holiday Apartments. We deliver great value for money and that means you can stay longer to really get that Port Douglas feeling. Don’t delay, our apartments are booking fast!

Book your Christmas getaway with us. The Lychee Tree  Holiday Apartments are an affordable way for singles, couples, families and groups to enjoy the tropical paradise of Port Douglas without the usual eye-watering accommodation costs.

CairnsChoralEnjoy some Christmas songs with the Cairns Choral Society will be singing Christmas Carols at the Sheraton Mirage Hotel on the 21st December from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.

Lychee Tree offers quality holiday accommodation and unbeatable value. This Christmas take a break from tradition and kick back for a more laid back end of year celebration. Take your Christmas celebrations to the beach with a Christmas picnic with Four Mile Beach just a five minute walk away from The Lychee Tree Apartments and twenty minutes away from the Port Douglas Village Centre.

To stock up on the freshest produce and hand crafted smallgoods for your Christmas celebrations, the weekend markets will also be open:

  • Mossman Markets Every Saturday 7am-12pm
  • Port Douglas Sunday Markets Every Sunday 8am-1pm

Port Douglas is a vibrant destination, which retains its quaint village atmosphere, while having developed some world class attractions and facilities. It is situated on the end of a peninsula with a natural harbour and marina on one side and the spectacular Four Mile Beach on the other. More importantly, Port Douglas is conveniently located between two great World Heritage Listed Sites: The Great Barrier Reef and The Daintree National Park, which makes The Lychee Tree a perfect launchpad to these adventure playgrounds.

If you still haven’t planned your Christmas it’s not too late to turn it into a tropically Australian holiday by booking into The Lychee Tree in Port Douglas. Do hurry though, we are booking out fast…

Planning to take your family on a holiday?  Then Port Douglas in Tropical far North Queensland is the place that will definitely endow with all this and more. And here we would like to present you a cheap Port Douglas holiday apartments that is highly up, luxurious and still affordable. Lychee Tree is an example of Port Douglas accommodation that has established its name for being the best at such affordable packages. We are situated at a serene location that offers you beautiful scenic views day and night.

Port Douglas Accommodation

At Lychee Tree holiday apartments  you can enjoy modern fully self contained apartments and give you the freedom to choose one that best suits your needs and requirements. The options you can choose from are: one bedroom apartment and two bedroom apartment. So whether you are visiting Port Douglas with your partner, family or friends these apartments will definitely offer comfort at a great price. We have paid special attention to offer all our guests the facilities and amenities that they may need when away from home, thus all the apartments have complete kitchen including full sized fridge, stove/oven, microwave and designer utensils, full laundry service including washing machine and dryer. The living rooms are modern, luxurious and cozy with lounge and dining setting along with television set and DVD player. Air conditioners, ceiling fans, private patio and balcony will keep you comfortable and the resort style pool is a necessity on a hot Port Douglas day.
Totally unlike other Port Douglas holiday apartments we offer you all this with friendly managers and at highly affordable rates. Our perfect position keeps all the fun, adventure and food within walking distance. Walk to the heart of Port Douglas’s Macrossan Street, beautiful 4 Mile Beach and the Marina Mirage complex with its dining options and bars. Here you can also board one of the many boats destined for a day on the Great Barrier Reef. Swim, dive, snorkel or fish….it is your choice how you enjoy these part of Queensland.

Ring us today to book your Port Douglas Holiday Apartments and get ready to explore more of beautiful North Queensland.


What are the things that people look for in a good holiday package? Is it just quality of apartments? Or is it the price of the overall tour package? Simple still, is it a combination of an effective yet affordable accommodation option and a high quality tour plan? Most people look to get high value for money when it comes to selecting a tour package. Even in Port Douglas,  tourists who visit the place each year look to derive maximum benefits at affordable prices. In this regard, choosing well priced Port Douglas accommodation is one step that can go a long way in enhancing the overall effect of the tour package. Take the case of an apartment complex like Lychee Tree. This Port Douglas budget accommodation provider  offers superb quality yet the prices charged by them are well within the budget of a normal traveler. Lychee Tree Apartments are able to come out with customized Port Douglas budget accommodation plans that meet the exact requirements of their guests.

Accommodation in Port Douglas

Port Douglas, in the recent years, has been the favorite retreat destination for millions of travelers across the globe. A lot of factors have led to the transformation of this small town in Queensland to a major tourist spot on the global map. Whether it is the pristine beaches or nearness to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest, globetrotters are making it a point to visit this beautiful destination town at least once in their lifetime. Generally speaking, the place has what it takes to attract a large number of visitors from around the world.
Looking for Port Douglas budget accommodation? Lychee Tree offers 1 and 2 bedroom affordable holiday apartments in Port Douglas and are able to cater to the needs of customers in a wholesome way. Plus, a myriad of other facilities and amenities offered by them delight budget travelers in a big way. Laze by the pool or enjoy relaxed dining in the bbq area…all this and just a short walk to Whatever your cost-constraints might be, you can rely on Lychee Tree to offer you only the best Port Douglas Budget Accommodation for your next holiday.

Port Douglas Carnivale is almost upon us again. Held over 10 days from the 17th May to the 26th May 2013. opening with the Macrossan Street Parade which is expected to attract over 20 000 people it is an event not to be missed.  The beauty of the Port Douglas region is showcased during Carnivale with local venues like beautiful 4 Mile Beach, the Sugar Wharf and the waterfront Marina hosting events. Don’t miss the family fun at 4 Mile Beach and foodies will just love Palates of Food, the Sheraton Mirage Longest Lunch and the Seafood Extravaganza. With crowds in excess of 20 000 expected for this Port Douglas event it is important to book your Port Douglas accommodation now.

Accommodation in Port Douglas

Lychee Tree holiday apartments are the perfect accommodation option for this Port Douglas event. Our fully self contained 1 and 2 bedroom apartments are comfortable and spacious with full laundry facilities, air conditioning, private balcony or patio and undercover parking. Relax by the outdoor pool and walk to Macrossan St with its alfresco dining options, boutique shopping and art galleries and Carnivale`s street parade. Our location means it is only a short walk to 4 Mile Beach and the marina precinct and the venues for the Port Douglas Carnivale.

Ring us today at the Lychee Tree and book your Port Douglas accommodation for the upcoming Port Douglas Carnivale to ensure you don’t miss out.  We look forward to seeing you soon.