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Address: Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Walked up and down beach was lovely

Palm cove was lovely stayed at mango lagoon resort was about 19 minutes to beach and lovely eating places cheap meals the surf club was excellent

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Charmaine/Chris J
Seven Hills
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Seven Hills
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Palm cove was lovely stayed at mango lagoon resort was about 19 minutes to beach and lovely eating places cheap meals the surf club was excellent

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Palm Cove, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Palm cove beach is absolutely breathtaking! I lived in Palm cove for nine months and I can honestly say there is nothing like it! Stunning!

2 Thank stephanieerose
Gladysdale Victoria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As usual, Northern Queensland beaches are restricted by "stingers" and "crocs". This beach has a patrolled area so it seems quite safe. It had a gentle wave break most of the time we were there.

Thank Alan J
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our third trip to Palm Cove and we love it. Strolling along the clean sand in the late afternoon before heading to dinner at one of the many restaurants along the beach is a must do. Even better, get take away and sit on the beach.....

1 Thank Michael R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was a good break on the drive, we enjoyed having an ice cream and time on the beach. Would I stay longer, doubt it.

Thank Mark P
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent several hours here during a recent visit to Australia. The beach was super clean, with beautiful sand and a relatively smooth walk out into the water. The stingers & croc net was up. There is a shaded playground adjacent to the beach and places to rinse off when you leave. There is also some shade, close to the... More 

2 Thank TLiebs
Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Palm Cove is a neat and vibrant spot with plenty of restaurants and cafes. The beach is pretty but not as wide or flat as others. Personally I prefer Four Mile beach at Port Douglas but its worth a visit for lunch. There is a stinger net, jetty and a few BBQs along the strip.

Thank michael p
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at nearby Trinity Beach and visited Palm Cove for a walk and lunch. Lots of nice looking restaurants and a beautiful Palm tree lined beach.

3 Thank KarenChris1365
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely 5 days in Palm Cove during July where the days averaged 27 degrees. The atmosphere of the village is lively and vibrant with many great eating places, a few boutiques and a scattering of other small shops. Our only problem with Palm Cove and many other towns along the far North Queensland coast is that you... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach. Has an area which is patrolled by life guards. Small waves which is perfect for the kids. Lots of nice places to eat. And a small park near the patrolled beach. Beautiful beach to run along

4 Thank Ang7676

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