In response to some of your frequently asked questions, please find some further information below regarding the Lychee Tree Location, Apartments, Reception & Tours Desk, and the General Lychee Tree Facilities. Should there be something we have missed, or if you have more questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Lychee Tree Location
Lychee Tree Holiday Apartments are located an easy 4 minute walk across the road from the beautiful Four Mile Beach, and a 10-15 minute walk along a flat path from the Port Douglas Village Centre (view map).
If you do not wish to walk, there is a bus which passes the front of Lychee Tree 4 times per hour between 8am and 11pm 7 days per week. Cost into town is $2. Alternatively, it would take a minute in your car!
There are 5 restaurants, including 2 bars within a couple of minutes walk from Lychee Tree. These include a Chinese, Japanese, Bistro, Pizza and Modern Australian Restaurants. Groceries are most conveniently purchased from the Coles Supermarket in the centre of town, or at the IGA Supermarket on your way into Port Douglas.
Lychee Tree Apartments
All Lychee Tree Apartments are non smoking, with smoking allowed outside and on your balcony or private patio.
All apartments have full sized kitchens, along with washing machine, dryer and air conditioning. The apartments also include an iron, ironing board and hairdryer.
Linen is provided, including sheets, towels, bath mat, had towel and face washer. If you would like to save space in your bags, beach towels can be hired at a rate of $4 each for the duration of your stay.
As a fully self contained apartment complex, we do not service apartments on a daily basis as hotels and motels do. A mid stay service is offered for stays of 8 nights or more. This includes a change of linen and towels, and a cleaning over the floor, where practical. Daily services can be arranged at an additional charge. Please enquire if this is of interest.
Guests are provided with a welcome pack on arrival, including tea, coffee, milk, sugar and toilet paper. Once utilised, further supplies can be purchased from the local supermarket, or from Reception, where, drinks, chocolates and internet time can also be purchased.
Lychee Tree Reception & Tours Desk
Lychee Tree Reception is open 7 days per week. Office hours are generally Monday to Friday are 8am – 6pm, Saturday 9am – 5pm, and Sunday 9am – 4pm. If calling when the office is closed, a message can be left for our attention when reception is re-opened, or emergency contact can be made by utilising the number left on the answering machine message.
DVD and Bike Hire can be arranged through Reception, and drinks, chocolates, locally grown plunger coffee, postcards and internet time can also be purchased.
Porta cots and High Chairs are also available for hire with notice, or alternatively, guests are free to provide their own.
Lychee Tree offer our Complimentary Tours Booking desk for all guests to utilise. Unbiased advice is tailored to your own individual needs and is based on personal experience.
Lychee Tree are also able to provide all tours at the same prices as that which is provided by direct contact with the individual Tour Operators.
Tours can be booked and placed on to your Lychee Tree account and payment can be made at a time convenient to you. Any bookings made can be changed or cancelled at no charge, subject to the individual Tour operator’s cancellation policy, which in most cases requires 24 hours notice.
Transfers from Cairns city or Airport can also be arranged for the 65km journey to Port Douglas and Lychee Tree. Pricing is $30 per adult one way, or $55 return, $15 per child (2-12 years) one way, or $27.50 return, Infants under 2 years are free. Please contact us to book your transfers. All we would require in order to arrange your transfer is your flight details, or pick up point and times.
Lychee Tree General Facilities
Lychee Tree has a wonderful salt water pool, which is popular for all ages. There is a shallow end and an island, along with a waterfall, sunloungers and swaying palms, under which you may enjoy your rest and relaxation. Some pool toys are also provided for the kids.
BBQ Facilities are provided for guests, with outdoor dining within surrounding tropical gardens lit up to enhance your evening.