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Reviewed 5 November 2018

When staying in Cairns we often drive to Port Douglas as the coastal scenery is so tropical and pristine. Ellis beach is a favourite place to stop complete with holiday rentals beside the beach, a life saver facility and a decent hotel too. A pleasant...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank beheaded c
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed there just before school holidays and absolutely loved it. The views were awesome and the place was clean, thanks to the gardener and bathrooms very clean and tidy. Would we come again?? Yes you betcha!!! Was it expensive, well a little but it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank margr2013
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Another stunning gem from Far North Queensland on the drive North from Cairns. You come across Ellis Beach as you round the bend and take in the view out to the water and along the the water. A great spot to stop for a photo...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Beautiful beach and still nice even though its busier than some (but still not busy). Plenty of parking and a great place for a walk or to spend some beach time.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Pole2Pole_Images
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We visited here, after initially driving through on a journey north. While the highway (single lane each way) is right next to the beach, it isn't busy. The beach wasn't being patrolled (though it does have it's own surf life saver club) when we visited,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Beautiful tropical paradise beach with barely anyone on it. Easy access from the highway and with a cafe across the road makes it a perfect place to stop.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ms-CJS
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This beach is beautiful and it does have a swim net for the stinger season so you don’t have to worry about getting stung!

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank okica18
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Loved this beach and stoked to find it was also patrolled Hardly anyone there which was also a big appeal as we weren't fighting for space on that gorgeous golden sand

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jez S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

If you are travelling north from Cairns, I recommend a stop at Ellis Beach. This is a beautiful unspoilt tropical beach. Sandy beach good for swimming and walking. Nearby rocky outcrops to explore. You can easily relax here and take in the view. Another nearby...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Ed A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stayed for a family holiday in Trinity Beach (otherwise known as Ellis Beach) and swam here every day. There were lifeguards on duty every day and nets out for sharks. The beach is clean and the BBQ area at the north end is cleaned...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Scott M
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