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Reef Palms

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   41-47 Digger Street | corner McKenzie Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Ranked #5 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 years ago and have booked to go back in July 2014 .mwe can't wait hotel is so vClean and room has everything you need and so voles to cairns city centre . See you In July excellent swimming pool and collection from airport can be organised

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Madrid, Spain
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13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Reef Palms is a nice place to rest after a day tour in the Barrier Reef. The hotel is situated 20-30 minutes walking distance from central Cairns. The neiborghood is very quiet. They have free shuttle many times per day. I booked my Great Barrier Reef with them and the transport until the was included. Staff is friendly and suggest... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

We enjoy having guests from Spain visit with us, I've only had the change to visit Spain many years ago and loved the sunny weather and of course, spanish shoes! Thank you for writing, we enjoy arranging trips for our guests and hearing how they liked them when they return. It is a long way for many guests to come... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good value money for a bed and full kitchen. Maybe a little to close to airport. Thought plane was going to land on roof one night. Also a bit to far out of town centre to walk. David was very helpful. Overall good if your on a budget

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write, we appreciate all our reviews. My David is a gem and loves a chat with our guests as he either cooks their breakfast or drives them around in the shuttle bus. I wouldn't say we are cheap, just offer value for money. We'll never be a 4 or 5 star resort but... More

Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in some great places on our travels, Reef Palms is up there with the best. A five minute cab ride from the airport, We were greeted by a nice reception area with breakfast room adjacent. For the staff here nothing seems to be to much trouble.They even let us take pool towels for our trip to the... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

Thank you very much for writing, it is always nice to know our guests have enjoyed their stay with us. Easter is now upon us so we wish you an enjoyable Easter Break with your family. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with my daughter here at the beginning of March. I have not one complaint about it. Sharon and David were most helpful and would do anything for you . We had already pre booked our trips but they advised us where to go in the town itself and what else there is to do. There are umbrellas for... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

Hi to you both, and didn't it rain! Thank heavens it has now stopped. Saturday was a terrible day and then Sunday, bright sunshine. I hope this gives you an excuse to come back to Cairns and see some one this of this Sunshine we keep talking about. Thank you for your kind review and for staying with us. Have... More

Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I recently stayed at the Reef Palms Motel, from 31 March to 3 April as part of a 'round the world' trip. On arrival, Sharon was very welcoming and informative about the excursions and activities within the local area, (she later booked all of our trips for us). She also advised on areas to avoid for safety... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

Hi Girls! I see you made it home OK and I bet your mum's were pleased to see you both. It was lovely having you here, your smiling happy faces were a pleasure to see each evening when you came back and we discussed your adventures of the day. Please come and stay with us again if you ever come... More

Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in Reef Palms from March 8 to 11, 2014. After reading all the reviews about this place,only concern we had was internet , because some reviews mentioned the internet was not so good, so my husband email them to ask for a room with better internet connection and the internet in our room was super... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

David and I are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and you enjoyed your stay not only with us but also to our beautiful country. Thank you for writing to us. More

Calgary, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked our time they online as we forget to book the stay when we were planning our trip so we were just expecting a roof over our heads. David and Sharon were more than accommodating. They made day trips & taxis arrangements without batting an eye. The restaurant they suggested was so good we went twice. Thanks to both... More

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

It is always our pleasure to help our guests with tour bookings and transfers, we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that the rest of your stay in Australia was great too. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

David and Sharon were wonderfully helpful hosts. This place is reasonable, very clean and great location to Cairns esplanade. David provides airport shuttle free. Lovely couple and lovely place. We booked second night we liked it so well

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Sharon H, Owner at Reef Palms, responded to this review

David and I are always delighted when guests like staying at Reef Palms so much that they extend their stay. Thank you for staying with us. The weather is finally clearing up after a couple of weeks of very wet weather. Everyone still seemed to have a good time and we had one lovely German couple who laughed at the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I traveled to Australia with friends in February 2013. We stayed at this hotel. $ 500 was stolen from the bag my friend while we was not in the room. We have been asking for help from the owner of the hotel. He promised to help us. But the next day his promises were not fulfilled. We had to go... More

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Sharon H, Manager at Reef Palms, responded to this review

I wonder whether you have selected the correct motel for this review. We have security cameras in our complex that monitor back to our front desk. We also have security gates in our complex that guests need to use to enter the complex with their room keys. Room safes are installed in all but one of our studios and the... More

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Also Known As:
Reef Palms Hotel
Reef Palms Cairns
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Address: 41-47 Digger Street | corner McKenzie Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
#5 Family Hotel in Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Reef Palms 3.5*
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