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Reef Palms

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

Our stay at Reef Palms was wonderful. Jeff and his wife were great hosts. They offered us swim towels the day we went snorkeling and even a quick drop off at the docks. The rooms were very good sized. We had a queen and 2...More

1  Thank Catherine C
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded August 21, 2016

It was lovely to hear that you enjoyed staying with us. Jeff and Lynn try to make each guest's experience at Reef Palms memorable and they were thrilled to receive your feedback.

Reviewed July 16, 2016

Reception on arrival was warm and welcoming, along with offers for assistance regards any tours wanting to be arranged. Local information is also enhanced with an excellent guest compendium provided in the room Room itself is well laid out and quite spacious, with an excellent...More

1  Thank FyingKiwi
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded August 21, 2016

Everyone at Reef Palms was very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and if you are in the area again, we would sincerely welcome you back to stay with us again.

Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a few days in December with two friends. It is a nice motel in a quiet area of Cairns, airport is about 5-10 minutes drive away and the main town centre about 5 minutes drive or 25-30 minutes walk. The rooms...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Did not pay much, and got a large room with a kitchen which was great! Bed was comfortable, and room quite nice overall. Wifi was very average but free. This hotel would be great if you had a car, but was not so great for...More

1  Thank morgann15
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded August 21, 2016

Thank you for staying with us, it was nice you enjoyed your time in Cairns. We are located 2.2 km from the centre of the city however buses go into the city centre every 5 minutes and are only a 2 minute walk around the...More

Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stayed here the night before an early airport departure. arrived after dark and left before light so really didn't have time to get a good feeling about the area but we were a bit taken aback at the amount of security at the motel....More

Thank Roger A
Response from Sharon H, Owner at Reef PalmsResponded August 21, 2016

Thank you for writing. Glad you made the airport on time. Cairns North is a safe area and I really was surprised that you felt a gated keyed entry to the building to be excessive security!

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Refrigerator in room
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US$73 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
#7 Family Hotel in Cairns
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$73 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
#7 Family Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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AndyP1998
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Jay E | Property representative |
Breakfast included is not a cooked breakfast, If breakfast is included in your room rate , you can add a cooked breakfast for an extra $8.00
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loveoftravel2015
April 5, 2017|
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Response from triharder9990 | Reviewed this property |
You can easily call a cab or have it prearranged. The shuttles don't run that early.
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tracyhenry
January 21, 2017|
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Response from Dave R | Reviewed this property |
We arrived about 11 pm , got a taxi to the hotel , the staff knew we were coming and gave us a code to open the box where our room keys were . They told us what room we were in and that was that . very enjoyable hotel
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