Beach Lodge Waterfall
Port Douglas

Thala Beach Nature Reserve

‘Back To Nature Resort With Abundance Of Character’

Thala Beach Nature Reserve is a deluxe retreat that is located 32 miles north of Cairns on a lengthy stretch of untouched golden sands and forest coastlines. The resort has a unique and intriguing array of activities because of its location in a nature reserve. Bird watching, hiking and guided walks are only a few of the opportunities available alongside two freeform rock pools and a luxury spa. Accommodation at the resort is characterised by its emphasis on locally used timber and granite. Each abode has an abundance of comfort with a veranda and a host of homely amenities.

In Our Opinion

'If you like to be more active on your holiday and experience everything the resort has to offer, Thala Beach Nature Reserve is the ideal destination for you. It’s tropical, fun and has a spa with beautiful therapies.’

Osprey's Restaurant
Serving modern Australian cuisine with uninterrupted views, Osprey’s Restaurant allows you to relax and embrace the tropical ambience. The menu is seasonal with an emphasis on fresh local produce. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Masked Plover Cocktail Bar
Overlooking the pool, Masked Plover Cocktail Bar is the perfect place to socialise and enjoy an evening cocktail after a day of exploration.
Herbie's Beach Shack
A perfect, chilled beachside haven, Herbie’s Beach Shack is shaded beneath sheoak trees and serves excellent cocktails and canapés. Open every day from 16:30 – 18:00.

• Two freeform rock pools in natural forest
• Private access beach
• Daily scheduled guided tours
• Health spa
• Thala Nature Reserve
• Bird watching

• Buggy transfers around the resort
• Boutique
• Reception safe
• Porter service
• Parking facilities
• Meeting facilities
• Laundry service
• Early arrivals lounge

Water Sports
• Kayaking

The unique wildlife experience, and natural sanctuary of Thala Beach Nature Reserve makes it an ideal choice for a romantic occasion; the resort offers the following to help you celebrate:

Honeymoon Package includes:
• 4 nights’ accommodation in a Eucalypt Bungalow
• Full breakfast served daily
• A full day cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef
• A la carte dinner for two at Osprey’s Restaurant, one night during your stay
• Return transfers from Cairns Airport/Cairns City Hotel/Port Douglas
• Onsite guided tours including bird watching, nature walks, outdoor star gazing and a unique coconut odyssey

Cost: AUS $1459 per person, twin share.
Subject to availability.
Please enquire for further details.

Thala Beach Nature Reserve makes an idyllic choice for your romantic occasion, and the resort offers the following exclusive wedding package to ensure your day runs smoothly.

Wedding Package includes:
• Marriage celebrant
• All administrative costs
• Ceremony venue
• Bridal bouquet
• Groom’s boutonniere
• Bottle of chilled Australian sparkling wine
• Witnesses, if required
• Professional photographer with CD/DVD of images
Cost: AU$2575 nett.

Valid until 31 March 2016.
Please enquire for further details and pricing.
Subject to availability.

Our travel concierge team are here to help Enquire Now


Located 32 miles north of Cairns and 9 miles south of the village of Port Douglas, Thala Beach Nature Reserve is situated on a 7 mile stretch of golden coast with breath-taking views of the Coral Sea.

• Port Douglas – 9 miles
• Cairns Airport – 31 miles
• Cairns – 32 miles
• Daintree – 36 miles

Our travel concierge team are here to help Enquire Now