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    The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

    10-14 Harpa St, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
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    1 - 5 of 546 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The quality was just not there, very basic and touristy. the air did not work, mold in the shower, beds were too close and people were outside on a deck and loud. I could never recommend this to anyone. No elevator so you walk your...More

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

    Sorry to hear the Reef Retreat and Palm Cove were not what you expected. If you had issues with air conditioners and /or cleanliness of the shower it would have been best to bring these to our attention while you were here when we could...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked studio apartment with living social deal, the only thing different from description was Foxtel not available in the room, everything else was lovely. Spacious room, very clean, quiet but convenient location. Although it's called "resort", it's more like self contained service though. You...More

    Thank Clairehl
    Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks Clairhl for taking the time to post a review. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at The Reef Retreat. Yes all rooms at The Reef Retreat are self contained self catering units and any deal that includes breakfast is...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed for 2 nights, and i was not expecting the apartment to be as big as it was. It had everything i needed to prepare my meals and was very comforable. It was lovely sitting out on balcony although the view was stairs and...More

    Thank Sarah J
    Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for taking the time to post a review Sarah, it is good to know you had an enjoyable stay with us. You are correct that all rooms at The Reef Retreat Palm Cove are accessed via stairs and we have no lifts - something...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just off the coastal drag (one street back) The Reef Retreat offered us the perfect start to our holiday. The rooms seemed 'customisable' - we had a two bedroomed apartment, but, with different doors opening and closing, it could have been a one bedroom or...More

    Thank Leo R
    Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for taking the time to post a review Leo. It is great to hear your stay was an enjoyable one and that you found the accommodation comfortable. We are sorry to hear of your issues with the WiFi and it would have been good...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Situated in the centre but just off the Esplanade this Retreat was surprisingly well-priced. Clean and spacious with a pleasant tree-top verandah. The parking was a little squeezy even for our medium-size car, one of the staff saw our dilemma and kindly but tiredly directed...More

    Thank MinstrelChow
    Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thanks for taking the time to post a review MintrelChow. We are pleased to hear you had an enjoyable weekend.

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    • US$ 108 - US$ 304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Hot and Sunny in OCT a good time to visit cairns before it gets too humid
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    Response from Jan S | 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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