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The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

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10-14 Harpa St, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879 Australia See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews jim and joanne outdoor kitchen superior spa suite tall trees bbq area paperbark trees pool area studio apartment the main street outdoor spa tropical paradise cooking facilities first floor beautiful beach great place to stay self catering undercover parking
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in room 28 overlooking a great pool. It was great setting amongst the trees. We cooked a few meals in the outside kitchen on the patio, real tropical feel. Great pool and close to the beach. Heaps of cafes and restaurants nearby. My...More

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to the area and we found the hospitality from Jim and Joanne excellent. The location is wonderful with the beach and restaurant strip only a few minutes away. The amenities at the resort are very accomodating with a relaxing pool...More

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. We are pleased that your stay with us was an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stay. Clean pleasant Restful Close to beach and restaurants. Staff very pleasant and helpful Great pool and Spa Tasty Pizza on the premises on certain days Tours arranged and pick up at the door

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 2 nights due to the resorts donation to the local animal support group YAPS. The room was great as were the outdoor kitchen and both the day and night atmosphere looking out of the pool. Right in the middle of thr great mix...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in a one bedroom unit, and it was very spacious and comfortable. The location is great - easy walk to all of the surrounding restaurants and to the beach. The bed was great, and the kitchenette had everything we needed - although with...More

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About
Description
Nestled in a peaceful rainforest setting, amongst the majestic paperbark trees you will find THE REEF RETREAT, Palm Cove. Just a 30 second stroll, 50 meters to idyllic Palm Cove beach and restaurants. Palm Cove More is the jewel of Cairns Northern Beaches, a unique, quiet and relaxing village by the sea where centuries old "paperbark" Melaleuca trees line the casual Esplanade. Just a 25 minute drive north of the Cairns International Airport. The Reef Retreat in Palm Cove is a low rise four-star boutique suite style resort set amongst a lush rainforest setting of palms and majestic Melaleuca paperbark trees offering a choice of accommodation from studios, spa suites, 1 Bedroom Suites, 2 and 3 bedroom Apartment. Every room is lovingly laid out and designed to give you all the comforts of home complete with bedroom, bathroom, living area TV/DVD Player, Ipod docks, kitchenette with stovetop and micro-wave, FREE Cable TV, FREE WIFI and spacious private balconies, with views of the pool, lush tropical gardens and the lush green mountains. The Apartment is fully self-contained with laundry facilities. The Resort offers complimentary barbeque and entertainment area for guest use and is licensed to sell Beer, Wine & Spirits for consumption on site. There is a heated salt-water pool and Spa Pool presenting an idyllic Billabong scene, FREE undercover car parking, FREE WIFI and on site guest internet station, Guest Laundry and tour desk services all within a secluded, lush rainforest setting. Reef Retreat can offer you all the personalized, home-style service and facilities that you need for a truly memorable Australian holiday. Ideal holiday getaway for couples and families Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Reef Retreat Hotel Palm Cove
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Palm Cove
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Reef Retreat Hotel Palm Cove
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Palm Cove
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19len60
12 April 2017|
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
Hot and Sunny in OCT a good time to visit cairns before it gets too humid
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Brigitte K
7 January 2017|
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Response from JanS4248 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is not actually served but everything you need is supplied in your room,assorted breads, fruits, yogurts etc so you can make your own
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Meera I
9 December 2016|
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Room Tips
"Room 28 looking over the pool was good."
TimWilco
1 week ago
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"There aren’t lifts to the upper floors - didn’t worry us though, but if you were elderly it could be an..."
FranH445
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"Pool view apartment was great and very fairly priced."
grassrootsman
2 weeks ago
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"Room with balcony, lounge and outdoor kitchen facilities, great comforts."
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