We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Reef Palms

Save
Share
Traveller (187)
Room & Suite (298)
Pool & Beach (53)
Overview
Hotel website
41-47 Digger St corner McKenzie Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Rooms
4 Nov5 Nov
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 86.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cairns hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d53d2c89b6414768b96d1961f45ca1d0", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":628446,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79792886],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":11,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":11,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":86,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"d53d2c89b6414768b96d1961f45ca1d0","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":121,"lowestMetaPrice":86,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":121,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":121,"lowestMetaPrice":86,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":121,"hotelName":"Reef Palms","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQ1M2QyYzg5YjY0MTQ3NjhiOTZkMTk2MWY0NWNhMWQwIiwiQUlLIjoiYzc3MWI5YTFkMzc2NDJiOTg4NGEwMWFjMGUzZDliMDUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/11/2018", "checkOut": "05/11/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 86", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79792886":"AgodaIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (688)
There are newer reviews for Reef Palms
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
620 results
Traveller rating
322
220
49
13
16
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
322
220
49
13
16
Show reviews that mention
All reviews motel offers free shuttle to the airport close to the airport shuttle service minute walk continental breakfast flight path a ground floor room room was spotless kitchen facilities quiet location small kitchen spent nights self catering town centre wonderful stay port douglas
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
561 - 565 of 620 reviews
Reviewed 30 September 2012

A very comfortable venue in Cairns about a twenty minute walk or $12 taxi ride into the city centre. We stayed one night on the way to our next destination and two nights on the way back, both were comfortable and clean; we did lack...More

1  Thank Cathystravels
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded 2 October 2012

Thank you for your email. David and I are happy you enjoyed your stay and your trip to the Great Barrier Reef. Ferry transfers to Fitzroy Island are $69 pp, I haven't heard of any for $50 but will do some investigating as well. Hope...More

Reviewed 17 September 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights in the spa room, at the end of our trip (wish we had stayed the rest of the time as well!) Perfect hosts (Sharon & David) that were very welcoming and full of recommendations on what to do etc.......More

Thank Crunch03
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded 19 September 2012

Thank you, David and I are always thrilled when our guests have had a great time. There is so much to see and do in and around Cairns that you are right - three days is not enough! We hope that you can return in...More

Reviewed 17 September 2012

We stayed at Reef Palms for two night during our Australia tour. The place is not particularly cool or fancy and the furntiure has a 90's look, but the rooms are wide, clean and have all facilities and services! The personnel at the reception is...More

Thank andreabartoccini
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded 19 September 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Cairns is lovely at the moment, the weather is not too hot and the walk into town is lovely. There is also a bus stop just around the corner from the motel and buses go...More

Reviewed 8 September 2012 via mobile

We've spent a few nights here now, bed is SO comfy! The room we have is facing the park, so other than the crazy birds, has been fairly quiet. The owners are very friendly and helpful! They organized one of our tours and even dropped...More

Thank Butternut12
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded 9 September 2012

It is always a pleasure to have Honeymoon couples stay with us and the chocolates and champagne is just a small acknowlegement from us of the celebration of this very happy occasion. David and I are happy you enjoyed your stay with us, we wish...More

Reviewed 23 August 2012

We spent 2 nights here in a spa apartment and found it great value for money. It was clean and gave just that little extra space that would make it ideal for a longer stay. David and Sharon were very helpful and nothing was too...More

1  Thank morewindOZ
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded 24 August 2012

It was my pleasure to help you book you tour and Dave and I are pleased you enjoyed your short stay with us. Hopefully, if you are able to come again, you will have more time to spend taking in the sights of the area....More

View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
US$ 70 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Reef Palms Cairns
,
Reef Palms Hotel Cairns
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
US$ 70 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Reef Palms Cairns
,
Reef Palms Hotel Cairns
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Photos
Traveller (187)
Room & Suite (298)
Pool & Beach (53)
Dining (17)
Amenities (21)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Seaside584230
17 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from RachieBabe B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have no idea I am sorry. We had one minor with us (16) but he was accompanied with adults.
0
Votes
AndyP1998
4 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Jay E | Property representative |
Breakfast included is not a cooked breakfast, If breakfast is included in your room rate , you can add a cooked breakfast for an extra $8.00
0
Votes
loveoftravel2015
5 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from triharder9990 | Reviewed this property |
You can easily call a cab or have it prearranged. The shuttles don't run that early.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Ask for a room away from the after hours side entrance gate. This can be noisy especially late in the..."
Wander814428
10 Sep 2018
Read review
"Good room but keep an eye on the shower"
FromVBToTheWorld
30 Aug 2018
Read review
"We had a room which backed onto a small park. It was beautifully shaded and cool."
129margaretd
27 Aug 2018
Read review
"Be aware that need to climb stairs to get to upper rooms but they would probably have better view from..."
E4622HBsueb
1 Jul 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing