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Reef House Boutique Resort and Spa - MGallery Collection

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   99 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Sebel Reef House)
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Ranked #9 of 12 hotels in Palm Cove
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Coldstream, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I, came to the Reef House Resort for my sons wedding, on the eve of Cyclone Ita. We were over 6hours late due to plane cancellations etc, arriving on the last plane tired, exhausted and hungry. The manager, Brett, personally greeted us on arrival, and made us immediately comfortable, and totally surprised us by bringing out food... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We needed a short getaway and were sold on FNQ so we could do the reef and relax. We booked via myqldholiday.com.au (My Holiday Centre) which was not only trouble free but one of the most informative calls we had made. The Reef House with such history and in such an easy location was a great choice. The pools are... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our last time in Palm Cove was 1987 (home leave from Tokyo), and the Reef House was there but much smaller. Accordingly, we chose this destination after returning from the first part of our trip spent at Port Douglas. Notwithstanding that "Ita" was brewing near the Solomons, the weather for our was near perfect, and this gave us the opportunity... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for four nights last week at Reef House and had a great experience. Our time was cut short by a day due to the approaching cyclone and we look forward to returning to make up for lost time. The staff could not have been more helpful, especially in preparing guests for the coming storm. Our beachfront spa room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our stay here. Staff couldn't do enough for us. Spacious rooms, 3 pools, great restaurant with open outlook to the beach and an honour system at the bar to make you feel special. Very peaceful and gentle place and quite different to the more commercial style modern hotels it competes with. Met some nice guests as well. We will... More

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Reef House for just the one night with my 11 month old daughter as we had a friend's party to go to in Palm Cove and I did not want to drive back to Cairns at night. The staff were extremely lovely and helpful. Offering me a ground floor room to make it easy for me... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here on a dreadful wet day and night, I would have loved to stay on a bright beautiful day and enjoyed the pool and facilities so much more. The hotel is ageing but it has a lovely feel about the place with gorgeous pools and gardens. The staff are brilliant, super helpful and friendly. The rooms are large,... More

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Sydney
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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second stay at Reef House, although some 6 years apart. This time we stayed for 5 days on a relaxing break and whilst not luxurious, the hotel has a unique restful atmosphere. Staff are all very friendly and laid back with great service, both in the hotel and the restaurant. We had breakfast each morning and the... More

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Brett S, General Manager at Reef House Boutique Resort and Spa - MGallery Collection, responded to this review

Dear cdmknows, Thank you for taking time out to write a review about your stay at The Reef House. I am glad to hear that you had a relaxing stay and the service you received was exceptional. We are extremely sorry that we could provide you the same spa experience as you received last time. We are working towards re-opening... More

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved staying at the Reef House. The staff were extremely helpful and the service was great. We stayed in the Verandah Spa room and found it very comfortable and relaxing. We will definitely be coming back!

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Brett S, General Manager at Reef House Boutique Resort and Spa - MGallery Collection, responded to this review

Dear Joreid83, Congratulations and I am very glad to hear that you had a great stay with us. It is always nice to hear a postive review from our guests. I will share your comments with the rest of our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive... More

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Additional Information about Reef House Boutique Resort and Spa - MGallery Collection

Also Known As:
Reef House Hotel
Reef House Hotel Palm Cove
The Sebel Reef Hotel
Sebel Reef Hotel
Address: 99 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Sebel Reef House)
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Palm Cove
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Palm Cove
#7 Romantic Hotel in Palm Cove
#8 Family Hotel in Palm Cove
#9 Luxury Hotel in Palm Cove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Reef House Boutique Resort and Spa - MGallery Collection 5*
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