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The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

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

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 16 October 2017

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

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Located only a few meter from the beach, restaurants and shops the Reef Retreat in Palm Cove has a good start, when the rooms are large, clean and well decorated it's the perfect place to stay at the northern beaches. The owners and staff has...More

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Ida. It is good to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Contrary to the majority view, we were disappointed with the Reef Retreat. Looking at the website, the 1-bedroom units looked a good size, and indeed, most of them were, but ours was tiny and dark. There wasn't even room for a small dining-table, the only...More

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Pressdee. It is unfortunate that your expectations were not met and you did not enjoy your stay with us. You purchased a heavily discounted on line deal for your stay with us which gave you a...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

The Reef Retreat is in a very convenient location just off the esplanade within walking distance to everything. It is clean and beautifully set up. Thoughtfully decorated throughout, a TV in both the lounge area and bedroom, comfy bed and a nicely set up kitchen....More

Thank jenny w
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 9 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Jenny W. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Our stay here was great! The large room and kitchen is really helpful for anyone trying to save a bit of money on vacation and the hotel is very centrally-located. Laundry was especially helpful and the service was great.

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Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 8 October 2017

Thanks megansayles for taking the time to post a review. It is good to know you had an enjoyable stay with us.

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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
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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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"Quiet and good for families or couples"
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"No lifts so some rooms up two flights of stairs."
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"Choose lower or 1st floor if with small children, no lift and alot of stairs."
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"4 levels, no lift. Consider your travelling companions and check when booking as we were not made aware of..."
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