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Karana Palms Resort

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average10%
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  • Terrible7%
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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewschevron islandthe gold coastshort walkfully self containedsurfer's paradiseone bedroom apartmentunderground parkingwould stay againsurfersaccommodationbalcony
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Reviewed 13 November 2014

you don't get anything for free at this place. After you pay for your room you would expect to at least get another toilet roll but no. We got a starter kit of tea and coffee but if u want anymore you have to pay...More

Thank Ashley M
Response from Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms ResortResponded 14 February 2015

Thanks for your feed back ,after your review we have made changes to our old stystem and now we do give free service for a 7 night stay and provided free toilet rolls for the stay.

Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

The positives of this accommodation is that its a short walk to downtown Surfers. Wasnt impressed that the hot water went cold after one quick shower, there was no face cloths, shampoo etc. Pillows were high and hard, very uncomfortable and no options. For $200...More

1  Thank Karen A
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

Booked early in 2014. Slight mix up with our booking upon arrival as the previous owners had sold up and hadn't noted our discussion/specific requests. However, Singh and his wife (the new owners) made every effort to accommodate all our requests. Nothing was too much...More

Thank Adenray
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Hard to find something as good as this for the price. I've stayed at many resorts on the gold coast and this one was the best overall experience. Very decent comfort, quite clean, great spacious balcony, and the owners were very friendly and always helped...More

2  Thank Julien D
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We booked on-line after looking at heaps of accomodation in Surfers Paradise. The pictures on-line looked good and the price was good too. We arrived for a 9 night stay and were disappointed from the start. On the good side- Secure Parking, close to Surfers,...More

1  Thank Bill D
Response from Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms ResortResponded 14 February 2015

Thanks for your feed back we have noted everything do Apologise if you dint have a good Stay.

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Eric B
22 March 2017|
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Response from Jane Wenfu w | Property representative |
yes we can book the transfer for you , its $21 per person from gold coast air port please email us the flight details with flight number, arrival time and number of passengers .. thank you
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Aanjee
4 October 2016|
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Response from Rozy I | Reviewed this property |
If you dont wish to drive, you can always go public in Aussie. The only problem is going in the hinterlands might need a little help from the tour agency. Fret not, there's a whole lot of brochures you can look through... More
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Alan L
28 June 2016|
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Response from Jane Wenfu w | Property representative |
Hello we can organize bus for them park transfers, its around $22 per person there and back .
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"Charged $5-$10 for air conditioning. No internet. Reported to Dept of Fair Trade"
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"make a request"
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"Bedrooms were at the rear, so very quiet."
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"On the Ist floor overlooking the poll"
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