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Reef Palms
Ranked #3 of 64 Hotels in Cairns
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“Excellent value”
Reviewed 15 March 2012

Clean, comfortable, convenient accommodation that included breakfast. We enjoyed walking along the Esplanade to the city. Most outstanding was the friendly, helpful staff. The shuttle bus to the city when we needed it was most appreciated. Would stay again and recommend to others.

Room Tip: The suite next to the car port is convenient for after hours access.
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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled on business
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Reviewed 9 February 2012

The owners of this hotel are delightful, and are happy to help book any kind of excursion (you can even call ahead to do this in advance). Rooms are clean, and there is complimentary transportation into the city. We stayed two nights, but would have gladly stayed longer!

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with friends
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Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 January 2012

Appartment we had was clean, spacious and great shower. Kitchen had everything you need, also a large bbq at pool side. Owners couldn't have been more helpful - recommendiing and booking tours, providing beach towels and a shuttle bus into the town centre. Would highly recommend this hotel and would definately stay again.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2012

We planned to stay at Reef Palms Apartments for only 2 nights but ended up extending it to 6 - our entire time in Cairns. We were so happy our apartment - clean and spacious - and loved having our own kitchen to cook breakfast. The pool and barbecue area was a great space to spend our evening, and the television, fans and air conditioning ensured we had a very comfortable and pleasant stay. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, and there was a scheduled bus that took us into the city centre that ran a few times every day. Still, it took about 15 minutes to walk to the city; the location is very convenient. The only, slight downside was the pricey breakfast, but since we had a kitchen we did a bit of grocery shopping one day and easily cooked out own breakfast every morning. We also had a cute gecko visit us in the middle of the night, but he kept his distance. Overall, we highly recommend this place for your accommodation in Cairns - we will definitely be going back!

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  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2012

This place was awsome! The owners are very attentive to individual needs. They will book excursions for you...just tell them what you want! They are amazing people. The rooms are immaculate and well dressed. The pool is TOPS! Enjoyed out time there and would definately return.

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Reef Palms

Property: Reef Palms
Address: 41-47 Digger St | corner McKenzie Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cairns
#7 Family Hotel in Cairns
Price range (per night): ₹ 5,249 - ₹ 7,777
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Reef Palms 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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