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Reef Palms

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly and very helpful host's. Great value for money. Nice clean rooms and quite modern for a budget hotel. Good location, a couple of kilometers from the town centre, and they have a free shuttle into town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this room fairly late in the day, and the staff were very helpful. Late checkin required key to be left in safe at reception, and the instructions were simple and easy to follow. I was surprised by the size of the room, and although I didn't need the kitchenette, it would be most useful if you were staying... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pros: - spacious room - well equipped kitchen - clean and tidy, but a bit worn off - free shuttle to the airport - loads of information on things to do around Cairns - very close to the bus station (all busses would go into town from there) - a nice walk into town via the promenade Cons: - no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We are very pleased with our stay. The exterior of the motel is simple and looks older; however the unit was quite decent. The beds and linens were much more comfortable and nicer than I anticipated for the cost; the kitchenette was quite roomy. The pool is small but very lovely, with a rock cascade, spa and a BBQ for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with the grandchildren for 11 nights, and we were pleased with our accommodations. Front desk and staff were all very helpful. Our room was tidied every day. We were loaned towels to take to the Lagoon and beaches, we used the shuttle service provided for trips into town. Jeff was very helpful with booking our tours and suggesting what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Reef Palms provides clean, large rooms and great service. The front desk personnel are polite and friendly and the breakfasts reasonably priced. I had an issue with the refrigerator not working and Jeff on the front desk had it replaced almost immediately. The motel/hotel is located a little way from the CBD and away from the high rise hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Reef Palms in Aug 2016. The location was close to the ocean and in quiet neighbourhood. The Motel was a leisurely and an enjoyable stroll along the Boardwalk into the centre of Cairns - 20 mins. Our Hosts for the week were very obliging, nothing was too much for them...they booked our tours... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night on 31st August. The Spa suite was excellent, everything was very clean and looked inviting. Unfortunately, through no fault of the management, the night was spoilt by terrible noise and screaming all through the night from the park next door to the hotel. It actually became quite frightening around 2.30 am when the screaming turned to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found Jeff at the front desk provided good service and genuinely helpful for out of towners with local information, The studio room was clean and had all necessary equipment to prepare meals. the Reefpalms provides a very good continental breakfast. thanks very much for enjoyable stay. regards Paul

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for one night as its on my companies preferred hotel list. I was there a very short time but my room was clean & comfortable and the fittings adequate. My only complaint would be the trickle that came out of the shower head. I assume it had a flow restricter in it? Can't believe with the rainfall... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Reef Palms

Address: 41-47 Digger St | corner McKenzie Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $83 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Reef Palms 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Reef Palms Cairns
Reef Palms Hotel Cairns
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
#6 Best Value Hotel in Cairns
#7 Family Hotel in Cairns
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