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Karana Palms Resort

3.5 of 5 40-42 Tarcoola Crescent | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i travel to gold coast very often. and have stayed at a lot of places. Really for $75 per night for 7 nights this apartment was a great place to stay. people working there were informative and very helpful. the unit was clean. i could just walk up to the shops, the beach and clubs. i don't see what these... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your holiday. We try to do our best to ensure our gust have a pleasant stay at Karana palms during their holiday , hope you had a safe trip back home and looking forward... More 

Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just left the Karana Palms hotel after a great 7 days holiday(3/2/2015) the owners were very helpful the rooms and all facility's the pool ,lounge chairs etc all great,short walk to the shops and beach would return for another holiday as it was great

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your holiday. We try to do our best to ensure our gust have a pleasant stay at Karana palms during their holiday , hope you had a safe trip back home and looking forward... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would never stay here again. Where do I start, oh at the beginning I guess. We arrive at 2pm and our room isn't ready. We are told it's almost ready and put our bags inside the room. Then wait and wait and wait. Almost an hour later it's finally ready. Then our friends travelling with us try to turn... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello we did have one room ready for you for check in ,we do apologise, your second unit was not ready by 2 pm we did have a lot of unit to clean and was a busy day but cleaners did try there best to get your room ready soon as possible , you have booked 2 x 1 bed... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

It was more then I wanted, big 1 bed room unit will all I could ask for , some place cross the bridge ware double the price and small rooms . Got a full size fridge washing machine and dryer free car park mangers were very friendly and help full prefer holiday

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your holiday. We try to do our best to ensure our gust have a pleasant stay at Karana palms during their holiday , hope you had a safe trip back home and looking forward... More 

Goulburn, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Awesomely located on chevron island a 5 min stroll to cavil mall and beach, perfectly hidden away from the city traffic. I suggest bringing your own loo paper and soap as only 1 roll is provided. The apartment is clean and tidy, I suggest asking for a top floor apartment as I could hear the toilets above me being used... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your holiday. We have changed few thing after your review we give free toilet paper to guest for the stay now and is available at reception, We try to do our best to ensure... More 

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I found the apartment quiet, clean and comfortable. It was convenient to the Cavil Mall, public transport, and Surfers Paradise attractions. I would certainly go back again and would recommend it to family and friends travelling to the Gold Coast. I have read the other comments and it surprised me. I don't mind buying extra toilet rolls, I like green... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your holiday. We try to do our best to ensure our gust have a pleasant stay at Karana palms during their holiday , hope you had a safe trip back home and looking forward... More 

Timaru, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 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 for it at reception. We were there for 7 nights and didn't get our room... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

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. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

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 it was expensive for what you get, wouldnt stay again at that price.

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 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 trouble. Would definitely go back. Great value for money. Quiet location on Chevron Island and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 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 out when needed. I'll definitely be coming back when staying on the gold coast.

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Address: 40-42 Tarcoola Crescent | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Karana Palms Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Karana Palms Hotel Surfers Paradise
Karana Palms Resort Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise

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