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Karana Palms Resort

3.5 of 5 Condominium   |   40-42 Tarcoola Crescent | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julien D Brisbane, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Adelaide, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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, spacious, washing facilities. Now for the bad- dirty and smelly.The carpets were dirty (we swept... More

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Warragul, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a week at karana The place was central to everything just a short walk from the heart of surfers, but it still had that relaxed feel. We loved it we will return when we come back up to visit! The staff were so friendly, did anything they could to help us out in anyway! Would totally recommend... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Stayed here for a week. Staff were blunt and disinterested. The room was average. The toliet was broken on arrival, but fixed upon request. The curtains were disgusting. The dishes were filthy and wet. The sofa had a horrible smell to it. Air-Con should NOT!! have to be paid for on-top of the price!!!!! The cleaner just walked in at... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

My partner and I stayed at Karana Palms Resort for 2 nights and loved the location, we were close enough to Surfers that we were able to walk to dinner and the shops. Whilst the apartment was basic it was clean and tidy and suited our requirements for a short stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I stayed with son and grandson and had a wonderful stay - venue is great - pool pleasant and only 5 min walk to surf - we went to most days - suits self catering - i slept on fold out - was comfortable

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Ballina, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I stayed at Karana Palms Resort for 2 nights. The apartment was clean, comfortable and quiet. The location is absolutely fantastic, just a 10-minute walk to Surfers Paradise and a 5-minute walk to restaurants, shops etc on Chevron Island. Would definitely stay here again.

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Whakatane New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Our title in our review says exactly how it is. We have been staying at Karana Palms every time we come to the Gold Coast as it has everything we need and love. It is the best of both worlds lovely and peaceful, but yet close enough to enjoy a pleasant short walk to the heart of surfers. Evelyn and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Have just stayed at Karana Palms Gold Coast for another ten days,I have been staying here on a regular basis 3 times a year for the past 2 years and I would call it my second home. Evlelyn and Robert are the best hosts and always make you feel at home.The rates are very affordable and the rooms are always... More

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Uralla, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

The room was totally disgusting. We arrived at 2pm paid for our accommodation the cleaner had only just started cleaning the room while we were in the room waiting for her to leave waited half an hour and was still cleaning the room had a terrible smell the fold out bed in the lounge room was broken and we were... More

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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*
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