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BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The pool is probably the highlight, as well as the friendly staff. The kids play area is also nice and new, all is kept clean the ought the park. Probably the only real let down is the fact that it is on the highway, and there is nothing blocking your swim from the passing traffic.. The park also shares its...

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here overnight on the way up to cape york and on the way back. Great for kids. Amenities were clean. The bacon and egg rolls at the attached servo were the best ever. Wouldn't advise camping near the camp kitchen as there were a lot of backpackers.

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2Thank Belinda E
Tanunda, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This would be the worst site I have ever stayed at in 30 years. Facilities are old and worn, tiny camp kitchen, and pool which overlooks an old wall and service station, so they can all look at you while swimming. We got parked at the front directly behind 3 cool room compressors, so needless to say we didn't get...

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4Thank John I
Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Just stayed here for a night stopover in Townsville. A really nice park with a lovely pool, big children's play area and almost spotless toilet/shower block. The lady checking us in was very kind and helpful. They also offer various deals and money off in the shop/cafe and petrol station. I would highly recommend this for any families with children...

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Thank Lee W
Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Lee W Thanks for your kind words and recommendation - much appreciated. We love knowing you've enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that we get to welcome you back again in future. Kind regards Danella

Childers, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

A very friendly well maintained caravan park giving easy access to the city and local shopping centres. The park is far enough from the road to alleviate traffic noise.The sites are a good size and easy to access. The whole park is secured by good fencing and has electronic opening gates for guests. The amenities are not locked so keys...

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Hi "jswannx2" Thanks for staying with us and for your lovely review. We love knowing you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially that our staff were friendly, and you found our location nice and easy too. We will be sure to share our kind words with our entire team too and thank them for their efforts. Kind regards Danella

Hay Point, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night on way to Cairns. Kids had there bikes stolen stored between caravan and ensuite after midnight. Management did not seem surprised and seemed to be aware who the offenders were. Security questionable, 6 foot fence down the northern side of the park would help!

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Hi "cazsnow73" Thanks for staying with us and apologies that you encountered an issue during your stay. Unfortunately the bikes were not locked and there was little that we could do apart from show empathy towards the unfortunate situation and give you the number of the police. There are opportunists in our area and we are working with the local...

Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Nice park just off the highway, the park is well maintained with large powered sites that are easy to use. There is a service station just beside it where you can check in . Check in was quick and friendly. Bus stop for the town is just around the corner

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Dear "Jft96ire" Thank you for your review and kind words - we are pleased to know you have enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to be able to welcome you back in future. Kind regards Danella

Albion Park, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed in a cabin this time. We have stayed in this park many times. This time was just overnight on our way up and again on or way down. The facilities are clean and looked after well. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. There is a takeaway roadhouse style restaurant in the attached Petrol station The park is...

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Thanks "rowenad4" for your kind words. We love knowing you have enjoyed yoru stay with us, especially that the facilities were clean and the staff very friendly and helpful - we will be sure to share this feedback with our entire team. We hope to welcome you back again (and thanks for choosing to stay with us). Regards Danella

Reviewed 26 July 2016

This park is suited on main highway,just entering Townsville. A great location,with lots of things to go and do and see. Do a day trip over to the islands, one you will talk about for years to come.There is so many attractions and things to do the list goes on.

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Mervyn B Thanks for staying with us recently and for choosing us.. We are so pleased to know you have enjoyed your stay, and especially happy to hear you got to travel over to the islands - its beautiful over there and we love when our guests get to experience our beautiful surrounds.. We do hope to welcome you...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This caravan park is probably one of the friendliest parks we have stayed in, we stayed in an en-suite site and found it very clean and well maintained. Staff were extremely helpful on check in giving us plenty of information of the surrounding areas. Will stay here again when in this area and recommend it to friends.

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Barrie C Thanks for your kind words and lovely review. We are so pleased to know you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially that you found us one of the friendliness parks you have stayed in.. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us and assist with all enquiries you had during your stay. Thanks also...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about BIG4 Walkabout Palms Townsville

Address: 6 University Rd | Wulguru, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range: ₹ 4,332 - ₹ 9,611 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“All cabins are well located, some Eco units. Caravan sites are with or without power.all sites are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Eco villas are a bit more expensive, but larger and more comfortable than the older cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles rdav0366, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“unpowered sites would be quieter than those at the front, but just make sure yours will be big enough for your needs when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles H7578HSstephenk, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Eco cabins are large and we heard very little noise”
 of 5 bubbles P7925HUpeterp, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Need to keep away from Permanents if possible”
 of 5 bubbles 813dereks, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
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