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The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Private Balcony
Breakfast included
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
Nestled in a peaceful rainforest setting, amongst the majestic paperbark trees you will find THE REEF RETREAT, Palm Cove. Just a 30 second stroll, 50 meters to idyllic Palm Cove beach and restaurants. Palm Cove is the jewel of Cairns Northern Beaches, a unique, quiet and relaxing...
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10-14 Harpa St, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
17 km to Cairns Airport
52 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

I had a very enjoyable stay at The Reef Retreat. While it is very close to the beach, cafes and restaurants, it is quiet and peaceful. It truly does have a "retreat" type of atmosphere. The rooms were spotless and comfortable and conveniently equipped with...More

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

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. We are pleased to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one

Reviewed 3 days ago

The location is ideal if you want privacy, your own space, pleasant rain forest atmosphere but still the convenience of a few minutes walk to the beach and cafes/ restaurants along the esplanade. Our room was very comfortable and spotless. Jim and Joanne were very...More

Thank marytvhicks
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. WE are pleased to know that your stay with us was an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Walking distance to the beach with a great pool and spa area for families to enjoy. We were very welcomed on our arrival and our rooms were clean and airy with great front decks for taking in the warmer weather. We did need to book...More

Thank vanessa55518
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 Vanessa

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at Reef Retreat. Very comfortable and relaxed and great help from Jim and Joanne for excursions. And the wifi helped with the younger family members! Being so close to beach, cafes and restaurants again helped with making the stay so relaxed....More

Thank Graham L
Response from Jim and Joanne T, Manager at The Reef Retreat Palm CoveResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your feedback. It is good to know that your stay with us was an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The reef retreat feels like you’re staying in a rain forest! Only a minute walk to the beach too. Peaceful, clean accommodation with good sized rooms. I especially liked the patio/kitchenette area where you could sit and relax away from the bedroom area. Thanks for...More

Thank PopsieEm
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 PopsieEm. We are pleased to hear your stay with us was an enjoyable one.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 101 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 101 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (512)
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12 April 2017|
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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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Meera I
9 December 2016|
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Response from Jim and Joanne T | Property representative |
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"Room downstairs enabled us to enjoy the garden more."
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"The ground floor rooms appeared to be quite dark."
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"All rooms are well located amongst beautiful tropical trees and garden"
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"If you have issues walking up stairs ask for a room on ground level"
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