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Palm View Holiday Apartments

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Had a family holiday with our 2 boys. Owners Brian and Ann were very accommodating with any requests we had. Awesome location close to the beach. Stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment lots of space to move around with everything you could want in a kitchen to cook with. Cant wait to go back :)

Thank tlh822016
Brian M, Owner at Palm View Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We always strive to ensure we provide our guests with all they need to facilitate a comfortable and relaxing stay so it is pleasing when we receive feedback that we have achieved this. We welcome your family back at anytime.

Picton, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This is certainly not as described, more an old Aussie Motel type. Very dark bedroom and bathroom, tired kitchen with notices around, more like a camp ground cabin than apartment accommodation! Upside, it was clean but well over priced for facilities and noisy location. Worst accommodation experience in Queensland, but in fairness host information did say they did not come...

Thank sweetpea65
Brian M, Owner at Palm View Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Our prices are very competitive with similar properties in Bowen. Our apartments are clean and modern : the complex never has been a motel and we ensure the photos and descriptions on our website accurately reflect our property. We are surprised 1 small notice asking that guests please leave dishes clean on their departure can be interpreted as 'a camping...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Our stay was very nice. The cabin is a little old but had everything we required in the leafy shade garden which was cool and relaxing. The service was excellent, making us feel welcomed, even sending us text messages prior to arrival and after we left was a nice friendly touch. We were able to get snorkelling gear free of...

Thank Bruce S
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Ann & Brian were fabulous. We were met on arrival and shown around They made our holiday extra special, and were always there to help Accommodation and location was perfect. We will definitely be back.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2015

We recommend renting here snorkeling gear. Cheap and the lady was lovely with good advices, showed us pictures, and told us things to do. We didn't stay in the apartments because we had our own van...

Thank Otis R
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Great, quiet location, close to the beach. Also close to the weekend markets and only 5 minutes to horseshoe Bay, beautiful! Owners are very friendly and welcoming, they gave us free late check out. The beds very comfortable and the room very clean. The shower had amazing pressure and hot water. Added bonus of having undercover car parking right near...

Thank Serenity S
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We overnighted at the Palm View Holiday Apartments as we heard the owners Brian and Ann Mecklem also offered scuba diving from a local beach at Horseshoe Bay. Shore diving is very rare in Queensland so we thought we would check it out while passing with a view to a future visit and some diving. The apartment we stayed in...

Thank 2oodeep
Reviewed 28 September 2014

My family and I spent a night at Palm View Apartments as a mini vacation from Townsville. We had a wonderful time and were so impressed by these apartments and their owner Brian who went above and beyond to make us feel welcome. We stayed in the one bedroom family apartment, it was well presented, nicely furnished, very comfortable and...

Thank Emma W
Atherton, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Only stayed one night but can not fault the establishment. Was met on arrival by owner and shown to room after being contacted to advise where key would be as we were arriving late. Our apartment was tastefully decorated, very clean and comfortable. The location even though on a corner I found to be quiet. Very close to the beach...

1Thank lurch1974
Brian M, Owner at Palm View Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for your very positive review. Ann and I do take considerable pride in presenting the apartments in a fashion that guests usually find exceeds their expectations. It is pleasing to note you will return to us when next in Bowen. Thanks again.

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

The apartment was ok for what we needed , clean and good location for the night but the hosts must change the terrible mattresses they have. I also felt a bit fooled by the picture that shows access to a patio, which is actually at the back and you have to go around the building to get there ( no...

Thank Andmmar1
Brian M, Owner at Palm View Holiday Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for acknowledging the 'nice' apartment and host. The mattress you refer to is a top of the range quilted pillow top ensemble and base, however our investigation after you comment unfortunately revealed that the centre base support wheel had unscrewed allow it to flex downwards when laid on (since fixed). Our apologies for this ; if you had...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palm View is a small high quality 4 star holiday and corporate apartment complex located in a lush tropical setting. Perfectly positioned, 100 meters to the sea and centrally located to all of Bowen's delights. A scenic walking track begins adjacent to our property and parks, shops and an ocean front golf course are just a short stroll away. Local bus service available from our front door. Aussie Reef Dive, a PADI 5 star Dive Resort is located on site and offers all scuba diving and snorkeling requirements for guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palm View Holiday Apartments

Address: Cnr Horseshoe Bay Road and | Soldiers Road, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Bowen
Price Range: ₹ 5,026 - ₹ 6,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Palm View Holiday Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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