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Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course

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our group of seven had an enjoyable visit to this course.....the price has increased for local... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cairns, Australia
Never disappoints

It is well maintained and in good condition. They also have social bridge 2 pm start on Mondays and... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Mark G
Townsville, Australia
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Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course is located in Port Douglas, Queensland, and is Far North Queensland's premier golfing experience. The course designed by Thompson, Wolveridge and Perrett is Australia's only tropical links style golf course. The 18 hole...more
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Old Port Rd, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4087 2222
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our group of seven had an enjoyable visit to this course.....the price has increased for local cairns golfers.....was $75.00 for 18 holes.....now $95.00......no drink cart on a Saturday but you get an esky with ice........fairways are in good condition......greens were very slow....golf carts are getting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bob255069
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Played 9 holes with my teenage son late one afternoon last week and for $75 each I thought it was a bit steep. Greens looked like they had been recently cored and were just coming back and were pretty heavy. Links course itself was pretty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank RussellJ1807
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

It is well maintained and in good condition. They also have social bridge 2 pm start on Mondays and Thursday which pleased my wife. Good practice facilities for all aspects of the golf game. Coaching lessons available

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 3 August 2018

an absolute beautiful golf course the fairways and greens are so well maintained like walking on good quality carpet its a challenging course but well worth a round the bar staff were nice not so welcoming to tourists (a bit rude)

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Loved it. In super condition, greens were reasonably quick for Bermuda, fairways in mint condition, club and pro shop staff were friendly and helpful. It’s a Peter Thompson design so you know there are options for every level of golfer on every tee. Grass range...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank JeffSydney_Australia
SeaReef, Manager at Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi Jeff, We certainly value your feedback. Our staff work tirelessly throughout the year to ensure our facility is of the highest of standards and look forward to welcoming you back to the club in the near future.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

I played here twice in late May and found the course in very good condition with good service and amenities. What a contrast to Palmer Coolum!! Play after 2pm to get a reasonable rate.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TJA55
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Very well maintained tropical links course. Friendly pro shop staff. A delight to play, peppered with bunkers. Supposedly has crocs in the lake though none were seen during my round. Would recommend to any golfer though paradise palms has advantage on price as palmer reef...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank goony51
Reviewed 22 May 2018

24 players from Melbourne travelled to this course to play one of club championships, the course was in excellent condition considering the weather in the weeks prior to our arrival, the clubhouse was an excellent surrounding to contemplate our score after the round, the pro...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I last played this course 2 years ago and in that time there has been a decline in the quality of the course .... Paying $95.00 for a twilight rate, I still feel is quite a lot for this course. Although it is a fun...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank craigg575
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We thought we would take the day and go to port Douglas, we popped in and had breakfast here. If I could play golf better then putt putt golf I would be hiring a cart and hitting the greens. This place looked beautiful. We had...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lyndajmc
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10 March 2015|
Response from SeaReef | Property representative |
Hi, Green fees start from $95 including a cart up to $150 inc a cart depending on the time of day you play. Happy golfing.