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Mantra Amphora

4.5 of 5 49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Breakfree Amphora)
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Bayfield, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2010

We had been so looking forward to staying in a four star resort on the beach. It was beautiful on the outside, lush gardening, attractive pool.....When we checked in, the person at reception tells us, "you can't swim in the ocean because of the saltwater crocodiles and the jellyfish! What??!! Why do none of the guide books mention crocodiles?? There... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2010

We stayed here for 4 nights with children recently. Location of the resort was fantastic, right in Palm Cove, but there is a quiet road between the resort and the beach. We had a 2 bedroom beachfront apartment which was fantastic. It was huge! The children had their own bathroom with a spa bath and a tv which they loved.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2010

We have 2 and a half year old twin boys and a three month old daughter and loved our recent stay at the Mantra Amphora. We requested a ground floor apartment which we were told wouldn't be guaranteed, but we were lucky enough to be right by the pool. It was a dual key apartment, basically a hotel room connected... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

The Mantra Amphora provides comfortable levels of accomodation and is ideal for families with young children but the property suffers from poor and lazy management. We stayed in both a two bedroom apartment (which overlooked the pool) and a three bedroom apartment (which overlooked the beach) during our 9 night stay. The two bedroom apartment's living area was very large... More 

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Graham-Oliver, General Manager at Mantra Amphora, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for taking a few minutes of your time to provide us with feedback on your recent visit to Mantra Amphora. I am indeed pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the tropical north and particularly at Palm Cove. I have also raised the noise concerns with the owner/operator of Vivo Restaurant, so that noise... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2010

We were very happy with our apartment at Mantra Amphora. The hotel itself is located down one end of the main street opposite the beach. Walking distance to all the shops, cafes and restaurants. We had two connecting apartments as my husband and I have an 18mth old and a 4yo. We had a comfortable firm king sized bed (which... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2010

I had a great time at the Mantra Amphora. The service was great (especially Jennifer), the accommodations were spacious and there were nice little restaurants near by for breakfast. If you're trying to avoid the noise and crowds in Cairns, Palm Cove is a great alternative.

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Perth, Australia
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2010

very comfortable,lovely pool area for all ages.Palm Cove has a wonderful friendly atmosphere ,heaps of of places to eat out A great base for seeing all the sights,close to cairns ,rainforest and the tablelands.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2010

We have stayed at Mantra Amphora at Palm Cove TWICE now - the first time in Nov 2007 with our then 11-month-old son, and just recently in July, 2010 - with our son who is now 3 years and 8 months. We love it. The pool is enormous and very child friendly. It features several huge shallow ledges with water... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2010

The Mantra Amphora is perfect for a family getaway. The staff are friendly and the value for money is pleasing. Palm Cove is the best location for a holiday and the location of the Mantra is right on the esplanade, enabling you to easily move around and be picked up/dropped off for sight seeing experiences. A pool view room is... More 

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Los Alamos, NM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2010

We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment. This was a perfect place for our family, myself, spouse and three girls aged 15, 18 and 21. The accomodations were clean, spacious and simply perfect for us. The location was close to the rainforest and to the water. It made for a beautiful leisure vacation for us.

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Address: 49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Breakfree Amphora)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Palm Cove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mantra Amphora 4.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Mantra Amphora Palm Cove
Mantra Amphora Hotel Palm Cove
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Palm Cove
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Palm Cove
#9 Luxury Hotel in Palm Cove

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