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This bookshop is a nice facility to search different types of books from childrens books to books... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Carmen R
Very helpful

I stopped for a coffee, a very good coffee! While waiting I browsed the many books on display, I... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Queensland, Australia
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11 Dec 2018
“whileaway makes you stay”
30 May 2017
“Very helpful”
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44 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 4066
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

This bookshop is a nice facility to search different types of books from childrens books to books about Yoga or travelling. I liked it a lot!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carmen R
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I stopped for a coffee, a very good coffee! While waiting I browsed the many books on display, I love books and although I have a kindle there is nothing more pleasing than to sit down with a coffee and a good book. Ive been...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank IzzyBella17
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This is a great little bookstore. Great selection of beach reads, toys for the kids, and I especially enjoyed the huge selection of unique cards, which I stocked up on to use throughout the year.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Okcaggie
Reviewed 4 April 2016

From our 4 year old daughter upwards we all LOVE books and stumbled across this little gem in Port Douglas. It's a cosy friendly layout, with friendly helpful staff. It has a great selection of kids books and even some toys for them to play...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Cheekyrafikitravels
Reviewed 2 October 2015

This bookshop has a fantastic range of books for all the family, everyone found something to enjoy. We had a great afternoon tea here as well. If we lived near it, it would be a weekly visit for us....at least!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Jamizaso
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Loved the fantastic selection of books, coffees, cakes and snacks all in a 'slow living' style of enjoyment- no rush enjoyment with prompt service

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank claudiat596
Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

Love the idea of a book shop/coffee bar! Would definitely come here again solo. Disappointed that they didn't have a breakfast menu as it was the only cafe open but never the less I enjoyed my coffee!

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Reviewed 9 September 2014

Nicest place I found to enjoy a coffee in Port Douglas, something relaxing and lovely being surrounded by books. Ask for two shots if you like your coffee a bit stronger - no extra charge.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank RubyPalmy
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Great coffee + great books - what more could you need? This is a lovely place to 'while away' an hour or two. Great selection of books (some complete with reviews).

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Whalesharkaussie
Reviewed 19 December 2013 via mobile

A delightful bookshop and cafe. Their selection of books is first rate catering for a wide range of interests and specialities. Customer service is excellent as is the coffee. Well worth a visit.

Thank Lyndenfw
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