Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas

Located near the Port Douglas, Four Mile Beach is perfect for wandering around for hours in the tropical sun, whilst still being in reach of modern amenities.

Amenities and things to do

Attractions at the Four Mile Beach include swimming (a stinger net is in place during the stinger season), windsurfing, and fishing. Visitors can watch sailboats go by, go snorkelling, or take in the views at the Flagstaff Hill lookout.

Flagstaff Hill is a short distance away and holds a perfect view of the Coral Sea. It also gives a glimpse of The Town and Dickenson inlet.

The Four Mile Beach possess a formal parking area, playgrounds for the kids, cafes, barbeque, natural shading, lookouts, picnic areas, and toilets for disabled visitors.

The Four Mile beach is lifeguard patrolled from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm seven days a week.

In order to get to this tropical paradise, one should travel through Cairns, which has an airport. Travelling the 45 mi (70 km) by car is the easiest option.

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Hotels near the beach

A list of most visited hotels in Port Douglas includes:

  • Mantra PortSea
    76 Davidson St, Port Douglas QLD 4877
  • Beaches Port Douglas
    19 Esplanade, Port Douglas QLD 4877
  • Peninsula Boutique Hotel
    9 – 13 Esplanade, Port Douglas QLD 4877
  • Mowbray By The Sea
    40 Mowbray St, Port Douglas QLD 4877
  • Beach Terraces
    15-17 Garrick St, Port Douglas QLD 4877
  • Port Douglas Motel
    9 Davidson St, Port Douglas QLD


  • Lifeguard
  • Disabled Access
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Watersports
  • Changing Rooms
  • Showers
  • Sunbeds
  • Umbrellas
This beach also may be known as:
  • 4 Mile Beach

Beach on the map

The Esplanade, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia