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Northampton
Reviewed 15 February 2008

This was my 5th visit to Cairns and to Beaches B/B ,which has now been renamed "Zimzala" by the new owners. Holloways is such a lovely and peaceful place to stay and the B/B is within a couple of hundred yards of the beautiful Coral Sea.The beach is a lovely place for just relaxing, walking or even fishing. Holloways itself...

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Cologne
Reviewed 27 January 2008

If you are going to stay in the region of Cairns, I would recommand that you do not miss Zimzala Retreat: the place is beautiful, heavenly decorated and really nice to stay, wether you are just looking for a quiet place or you are heading for attractions in the area (Tjapukai, Kuranda, diving, crocodile farm, scenic flight over the Reefs,...

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Pahoa, Hawaii
Reviewed 28 November 2007

Zimzala – newly renamed with new owners. What an unexpected delight. While we were there, the courtyard pool area was still being completed, but we could tell it will be wonderful. The most impressive part of Zimzala are Julie and Rod, the owners. They have a thorough knowledge of the area and are able to recommend the right tours for...

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Diamond Springs, California
Reviewed 13 November 2007

Although we only intended to stay one night, we decided to stay two at Zimzala. Julie and Rod, the new owners, were personally concerned with our comfort and made reservations for us at a local restaurant that was excellent and at our next accommodation. They could not have been more helpful. The stroll on the beach in the morning was...

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Evergreen, CO
Reviewed 13 November 2007

We had a delightful stay at (the newly renamed, new owners) Zimzala Retreat in Holloways Beach. All the usual B&B amenities were excellent (kitchen availability, fabulous breakfasts on the beautiful verandah) and the hosts could not have been more helpful and friendly. Holloways Beach is one of the closest smaller beach towns north of Cairns, and is also very convenient...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Zimzala, which means "One who find Peace with Sand between their toes" Julie and Rod invite you to experience their caring hospitality, extensive breakfast menu and luxurious comfort of their home. At Zimzala Retreat you can drift off to sleep on a day bed - to the soothing sound of waves from the Coral Sea, relax by the pool or take a leisurely walk on the mile long tropical beach-- Or just laze on the veranda outside your room facing the ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zimzala Retreat Bed & Breakfast

Address: 2 Marietta St, Holloways Beach, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Holloways Beach
Price Range: $146 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Zimzala Retreat Bed & Breakfast Cairns Region, Australia - Holloways Beach
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“We had the "bridal Suite" step right out onto the veranda with lovely views of the beach which is only about 200 mts away”
 of 5 bubbles DragonzWench, 2 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Some rooms do not have a connected bathroom (it would be across the hall) so ask about the room you are looking at before booking.”
 of 5 bubbles majmcd, 29 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms onto the verandah.”
 of 5 bubbles dari53, 25 Aug 2011 | Read review
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