Adults only accommodation Port Douglas

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There are some great choices for adults only accommodation in Port Douglas.

Since the adults-only hotels and resorts in Port Douglas are only a 40 minute drive from the Cairns airport, it’s the perfect destination to escape real life for a quick weekend away or longer holiday.

Adults only Accommodation in Port Douglas

Shantara Resort Port Douglas – Adults only

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  • Shantara has adults only studio and Apartment Accommodation in Port Douglas
  • 2022 Winner of Trip Advisor Travellers Choice Award
  • Hot tub and/or pool access rooms available
  • 2 Bedroom Options available (Adults Only)
  • 2 Lagoon Pools both heated in winter
  • Walking distance from centre of town and beach

Shantara Resort in Port Douglas is entirely adults only and has fantastic reviews from thousands of travellers.

It’s in a convenient spot, within walking distance from the beach, town, bars and restaurants as well as the option to book apartments with all the facilities you need to cook your own meals.

For the ultimate treat book one of just four special ‘Shantara Apartments’ ( to have both pool access + private courtyard hot tub!

*Note, despite the confusing ‘couples only’ text on the front of the website I checked with the resort directly and they said solo adult travellers are also more than welcome to stay and enjoy this adults only resort.

Peninsula Boutique Hotel

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  • 2022 Winner of Trip Advisor Travellers Choice Award
  • Adults only hotel over the road from beach and close to main street of town
  • Onsite restaurant with views open for breakfast and dinner
  • Complimentary continental breakfast included
  • Offstreet parking – great choice if you have rental car for exploring

The adults only Peninsula Boutique hotel is in a great location across a small road from the beach and right in town so its the best of both worlds! Enjoy being close to local restaurants and shops and then return to the peace and quiet of your adults only hotel a very short walk away.

Its tiered pools mean you can find your own quiet corner to relax, read a book and enjoy a child free environment.

Meridian Port Douglas – Ages 16+

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  • Adults only 16+ Hotel
  • Studio & Apartment Accommodation in Port Douglas
  • Walking distance from town, the beach, restaurants and bars
  • Heated Lagoon Pool
  • Rooms upgraded with new furniture
  • Has swim out room options

Le Cher Du Monde – Adults only

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  • Affordable adults only resort – cheaper than most options
  • 2022 Travellers Choice Award from Trip Advisor
  • On Macrossan Street in the heart of Port Douglas
  • Walk out your door into town or easily to the Marina Bars & Brewery
  • Rooms have a spa

A relatively affordable alternative to some of the high end adults only resorts, Le Cher Du Monde is in a fabulous location with everything you need right on the doorstep.

Adults only accommodation near Port Douglas

Turtle Cove Beach Resort – LGBTQIA+ Adults Only 18+

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  • 2022 Travellers Choice Award from Trip Advisor
  • Many repeat visitors
  • Clothing optional beach
  • Dedicated party weekends (check out their website for dates)
  • 18 + Adults Only

Not to be confused with the dedicated child-friendly turtle beach resort, Turtle Cove Beach Resort is a one-of-a-kind space in a lush tropical location.

Turtle Cove Beach Resort describes itself as “catering to the Adults Only Resort LGBTQIA & ALLIES community and providing a safe, friendly, enjoyable and socially inclusive Adults Only location in paradise!”.

This private and welcoming resort has many repeat visitors, great Tripadvisor and reviews and offers up a few more cheeky experiences than other resorts such as its private clothing optional beach. If you’re looking for a party holiday it’s also worth checking out their events page as they often have dedicated party weekends such as full moon parties and other festival events with DJs, artists and shows.

It’s also in a convenient location where you can access reef and Daintree rainforest tours or go on day trips in your own rental car.

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