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The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

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We just spent a week at the Reef Retreat in Palm Cove - 2 adults and a toddler. Overall I was a little disappointed in the experience. The room was pleasant and we made use of the cooking facilities and all the basic necessities for...More

Thank CherryPeachesPie
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded yesterday

Hello CherryPeachesPie sorry to hear that your stay at The Reef Retreat did not meet your expectations. We apologize that the pool heater was not working during your stay.We have been disappointed that the repairs to the pool heater have taken so long, if we...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have just spent a wonderful week at the Reef Retreat. Our 4th in four years. In fact we enjoyed it so much we have booked again for 3 months time. The suites are very clean and attractively decorated. A particular aspect we like is...More

Thank Robyn W
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Robyn. It is good to hear that you continue to enjoy staying at The Reef Retreat, We look forward to seeing you again in 3 months time

Reviewed 5 days ago

The property was a complete no frills property. When we go there the front desk was already closed, even though it was before the posted times. Did enjoy all the landscape as you walked around. The room itself was basic, however the bed was extremely...More

Thank Hansel S
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your feedback

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was quiet and enjoyable. It's only half a block from the beach and close to several eating places, but Palm Cove is several miles from Cairnes, so if you are planning to go there for snorkeling or whatever, you'll need to find transportation....More

Thank neilralston1
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to post a review neilralston1.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I had a wonderful time at the reef retreat. It exceeded our expectations. I loved our spa room. It was spotless and spacious. The rooms are set in and around a gorgeous setting of lush greenery. Feels like a sanctuary far away,...More

Thank Zia Teresa B
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Zia. We are happy to hear that you had an enjoyabel stay with us and look forward to seeing you again.

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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
7 January 2017|
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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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