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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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4 reviews
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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1 Thank Rozy I
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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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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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Thank Jacky M
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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Thank syeds779
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 

Sydney
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

Located just over the bridge as you go to Chevron Island from the heart of Surfers. It is a nice size apartment for what you pay for. Comes with kitchen facilities and good size fridge. Modest size lounge room with TV but no Foxtel.The room was quite hot but the air conditioning made it feel very comfortable. Used the pool... More 

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Thank haggy1606
Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello we would like to thank you for staying with Karana palms and taking time form your busy life to wright us a good review, hope to see you again :) More 

2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

We checked in after hours and had to speak to someone through a speaker in open atea where credit card details were asked to be read openly. Old interior small room and torn blankets. I do not recommend this place at all. The pictures online came across a little deceiving to me.

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

Thank you for staying at Karana Palms self contain apartments , our office is open M-F 9am to 5 pm, Sat - 9Am to 12 and Sunday 10am to 12 , all check in after hours are done by our afterhours staff on the speaker outside the office and we do need a Credit card for security for the unit.... More 

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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in 1 bedroom apartment for 5nights. It was awesome. The staff are very friendly. The apartment itself was very clean and it came with everything. The apartment was so big, loved that it had a washing and a dryer. Also love that there was free undercover parking. The location is awesome. Close to everything. We would recommend to anyone... More 

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

Hello , really happy to see you enjoyed your stay with Karana palms and thanks for taking the time to wright a great review and hope to see you again. More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

We recently stayed at your apartments for a week and thought it was terrific value. The apartment was clean and spacious it had everything we needed and more!. It was a great location and quiet. The managers were friendly & helpful and our stay was most enjoyable. See you again! Francis /Bylsma family 314 & 315.

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

Hello, really happy you had a Great stay and enjoyed your holiday thanks again for staying with us at Karana palms and hope to see you next year :) Take care More 

Auckland
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

After doing a lot of research reading all the reviews on accommodation around the Gold Coast. I liked the reviews of Karana Palms... The apartment was clean and looked great, there were towels, laundry powders, toilet papers and more there for our use... It also had a full kitchen facility which worked well, as themepark food is not cheap, so... More 

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Thank Tereza27
Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello thanks for your great review , really glad you had a great holiday and enjoyed your self ,yes we give one free service to all guest when they book for 7 or more days. please let us know if you or any of your family would like to book with us ,we will make sure we look after them... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

For the sixth year in a row we have spent a week at our favourite Winter getaway from cold Melbourne. It's very relaxing and very convenient to Surfers Paradise. Just a 5 minute walk into Surfers and only one third of the cost for accommodation. I recommend a stay here and enjoy all the advantages. It will bring you back!

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1 Thank GordonR45
Singh Amy S, Manager at Karana Palms Resort, responded to this review

Hello hope you got home safe , Thank you for such a great review , was nice to see you again and Really happy you had a fantastic stay with Karana Palms and see you next year. Take care : ) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Karana Palms Resort

Address: 40-42 Tarcoola Crescent | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $58 - $150 (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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