Thala Beach Nature Reserve
Discover Tropical Australia’s breathtaking natural beauty at Thala Beach Nature Reserve. Whether you want to explore the Daintree Rainforest or snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, learn about Aboriginal culture, or simply soak up the sun on a stunning tropical beach; a stay at Thala Beach Nature Reserve can help you realize your Australian Travel dreams.
Only 15 minutes from Port Douglas – enjoy the best of the tropics without changing accommodation places – Thala provides an island feel the experience and sits on top a beachfront headland with panoramic views stretching out from the rainforest clad World Heritage mountain ranges north to the Daintree National Park and overlooking the sparkling Coral Sea waters and the Great Barrier Reef.
Thala has proudly achieved the highest accreditation of eco-certification with 83 boutique timber bungalows built on poles and positioned throughout the forest with ocean, mountain and/or forest views, providing an unobtrusive approach to nature. Guests enjoy complimentary onsite walks and talks conducted by our Rangers; including Stargazing at our outdoor observatory, an Indigenous/Cultural talk (including the didgeridoo), Nature Walks, Bird and Butterfly Walks and the unique ‘Coconut Odyssey’ Walk – Australia’s only coconut tour. Magical moments are created at Thala – a special combination of beauty, wilderness and seclusion await.