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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great price, great location and easy walk to Surfers and the beach. The one bedroom apartment had everything I needed for my stay. Top floor and nice outlook. Excellent value on Chevron Island and even though you are close to the heart of Surfers was very quiet. Friendly and helpful management. A short walking distance on Chevron Island there was... More 

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Alstonville, Australia
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Great price, great location and easy access. Rooms had everything I needed for my two week stay (stove, oven, medium sized fridge, clothes washer & dryer). I have read reviews of people complaining about having to take the stairs. They are incredibly lazy. It's three flights of maybe 8 stairs each. Despite being virtually in the heart of surfers, the... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write us a good review. Really happy to see you enjoyed your stay with Karana Palms. Hope to see you guys soon . Take care More 

Nelson
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45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Karana Palms is so conveniently located you can just walk to any location in Surfers. The room was a good size, and had a nice outlook over the pool. It was a good size for a week long stay. Everything was lovely and clean. A few pots had wobbly handles and an oven mitt would have saved us using the... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write us a good review. Really happy to see you enjoyed your stay with Karana Palms. Hope to see you guys soon . Take care More 

Port Macquarie, Australia
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51 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

We stayed ror 3 nights and found the staff to be friendly and accommodating. We were given our requested unit as we really enjoy peace and quiet. Our TV had an issue which was resolved quickly. The unit was modern, well equipped and clean, but not to my wifes standards lol...but all in all was pretty good. We liked the... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write us a good review. Really happy to see you enjoyed your stay with Karana Palms. Hope to see you guys soon . Take care More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week, location was perfect walking distance to surfers , had our own kitchen and laundry and the unit was clean, had so much fun in the pool . Very reasonable price and Free car park, management was helpful. Would recommend to everyone.

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write us a good review. Really happy to see you enjoyed your stay with Karana Palms. Hope to see you guys soon . Take care More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

We checked in on a Sunday night and the first thing we noticed was that a really bad smell was coming from the sofa bed. It looked dirty and I assumed something had been spilled on it and gone off. First thing next morning I had the manager inspect it and he arranged for it to be steam cleaned that... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello Sir , Thanks for staying with Karana Palms and we are extremely sorry for the bad experience. Since your check out we have let our unit owner know about the issue and we will be getting the carpet changed in the unit. Must have been an previous guest who spilt something on the carpet as an result we will... More 

Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Karana Palms is a great place to stay. Close to beaches, shopping etc. Units are very comfortable, clean and quiet, well equipped kitchen if you want to cook or just walk to a variety of cafes and restaurants, very easy,and relaxing if you want to just sit and read. Staff friendly and helpful. Very good value for money.

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for your review hope you had a great stay and looking forward to seeing you again :) More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

A good place for families or couples staying for more than 3 days as the amenities are available just across the so called "private island" Recommended to those who are driving as they have their own parking lot especially for guests. Great price for 5 day stay with kitchenette and fully equipped plates and cutlery. Would definitely come back and... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello , I would like to thank you for choosing Karana palms for your stay , and happy to hear you had a great stay ,we really appreciate your honey feedback . hope to see you next time when you in gold coast . Take care More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Spent a lovely 4 days at Karana Palms... The manager was fantastic, nothing was to much trouble. Lovely apartment and value for money. Only small thing was the blaring sun on the balcony all day from room 313. But the skyline at night was a beauty!

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello , Thanks for staying with Karana Palms , Very happy you had a great stay and enjoyed your holiday , thanks for taking time out for a good review and hope to see you next time :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Hi, We stayed 8 nights excellent experience feel like home. Mr singh the manager was very helpful n friendly. The apartment was very good and up to the standard. I would love to come back n stay in Karana palms. Please remember if u pay average amount n except services like marriot n hilton than I would say its not... More 

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Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello Syed , thank you for a great review hope to see you guys soon : ) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Karana Palms Resort

Address: 40-42 Tarcoola Cres | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $62 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Karana Palms Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Karana Palms Hotel Surfers Paradise
Karana Palms Resort Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise
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