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The Reef Retreat Palm Cove

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10 - 14 Harpa St, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 13 Hotels in Palm Cove
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Kyonan-machi, Japan
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5 of 5 stars NEW

My husband and I wanted to snorkel and see the Great Barrier Reef. We also wanted a peaceful but lovely spot on the beach away from the city. We stayed at The Reef Retreat Palm Cove and if I were to go back I would not stay anyplace else in the area. The people are wonderful and help you out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Can only give The Reef Retreat our absolute very best recommendations !!! We stayed in the big 2 bed room apartement and it was absolutely fabulous, so spacious and clean, the interior very tastefull and luxurious and the BBQ area so cosy and inviting. The owners go out of their way to make you feel welcome and gladly offer their... More 

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Winchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay in the apartment at Reef Retreat. Lovely clean and modern rooms..even had a seaview from the back. Swam in pool on first day to cool off and really close to the seafront for evening strolls and restaurants. We stay in "Norman" but they all looked good. The owner was very helpful even did a cash... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Reef Retreat in Palm Cove, Queensland, from February 2 until February 6, which was at least two weeks too little... I'd have stayed forever. Jim and Joanne have only just taken over the property, but really could not do more for you. They are so warm, friendly and helpful, they make you feel like one of the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have now stayed at the reef several times, wouldn't stay anywhere else. So much to offer, beautiful location, fantastic breakfeasts (you must try the pancakes, yum). Lovely location, very friendly staff, great spa facilities, beautiful pool you just have to enjoy this wonderful place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

Just because the food was fantastic and the general manager and hotel staff were super hospitable, I am overlooking the Green Tree frog that serenaded us each night during our stay. The Reef has a prime location directly across from the bay. This view made my long black a serene experience as I watched the sun lift above the horizon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed a our four nights at reef resort. We had a studio room overlooking th pool. Kitchen very adequate we used the bbq near the pool and ate on our balcony but also ate at resturants. Walking distance to the beach and lots of resturants to choose from. Clive was very friendly and helpful. Pool was fantastic just... More 

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Timisoara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Very nice, very quite place that invites you to relax. The rooms are nice and big, very stylish and modern. There is a fridge to keep the drinks chilled, AC of course and two lovely ceiling fans that create a nice breeze. The beach is just around the corner and breakfast is served at the best restaurant in Palm Cove... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights towards the end of our 6 week Australian adventure. Great place to relax, right near the beach (beware stingers!) and all the restaurants cafés and bars. Lovely room. Pool area is a great place yo relax. Staff all really helpful about trips and getting to Cairns. Pick up from airport arranged via hotel really good.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My partner and I stayed there over new years and cannot fault any part of the accommodation. the rooms were spacious and clean. Great location, within walking distance from the beach and anything else you need. Customer service was fantastic! reception is so friendly and helpful that you feel like you are just staying at a friends place. Would Highly... More 

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Address: 10 - 14 Harpa St, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Palm Cove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Reef Retreat Palm Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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