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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 July 2013

We keep coming back to Karana Palms. This is our third visit to this Resort. The Management are great, nothing is too much trouble. We had lots of help booking tours and tickets to attractions. Rooms clean and quiet. Kids love the pool area. A perfect holiday. Thank you.

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Bunbury
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I have stayed at Karana Palms Resort many times on my visits to the Goldcoast,and now I wont stay anywhere else,great location excellent value nice comfortable clean apartments and Evelyn and Robert are the best hosts,highly recommended.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 May 2013

Spent a week here and had an overall very good experience. Went with a friend, he slept on the fold out couch and I took the bed which was great. No major problems at all, it is a self service apartment, so once you've run out of whatever they've provided you, you must purchase more (fair enough, $65 a night...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2013

Convenient, quiet, clean, well equipped, apartment, sunny, with big balcony. With a pool/barbecue and secure underground parking,and VERY convenient. It really is an easy walk across the bridge to the main drag of Surfers and beach, and the supermarket is even closer. And did I mention quiet? It is tucked away on an island and very picturesque. With friendly, prompt...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2013

After staying at this place last September with my husband. I decided to again stay here with my sister and niece during the April school holidays. Rooms very clean and well equipped with all we needed. Kitchen with enough cooking pans and crockery etc. 7 min walk to supermarket and main bus stop. 10 min walk to main shop strip....

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1Thank Miriam64_13
Broadbeach, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Thank you Evelyn & Rob for making our stay so enjoyable. The room was very clean & tidy and had everything we needed. It was great we didn't even need to hire a car the resort is so close to everything. We will be back and also be telling everyone what a lovely little resort you have.

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1Thank MJ F
Maroochydore, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Ive never written a review before but since this place was so horrible I thought it would be good to let others know that it is nothing like you see on their website - 2 star at the most. The room was completely run down. It was also dirty, especially in the bathroom/toilet. If your after comfort and somewhere clean...

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1Thank Jaimee05
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2013

We found that the location was one of its best point & we enjoyed the quiet atmosphere, the service was got from management was as good as you would want, overall we had a lovely stay & highly recommend it, for a stay in any thing other than a high-rise, that I am yet to try.

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1Thank sodirri
QLD
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Had a horrible week stay . Ended up leaving a day early with no bond back not helpful staff at all very rude and I was very disappointed . Looks good on the internet when booking but when you get there its a different story no lift only stairs have to pay $5 a day for air con not knowing...

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Shellharbour, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2013

We booked a week then stayed longer. Our room was on the 2nd floor and was clean, tidy and well equipped as a self contained unit. Underground secure parking available which was important to us. Easy access by car to anywhere via Chevron Is or easy 5 miute walk to the centre of Surfers main shops, Malls and beaches. Also...

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Karana Palms Resort

Address: 40-42 Tarcoola Cres | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $75 - $164 (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 Resort Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Australia
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 of 5 bubbles keironr2014, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Bedrooms were at the rear, so very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 37johnk37, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“On the Ist floor overlooking the poll”
 of 5 bubbles haggy1606, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“1 bedroom apartment is what we stayed in and was clean and self contained”
 of 5 bubbles 782jeannies, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor for the oldies as there isn't a lift”
 of 5 bubbles 878reneeb, 11 Feb 2015 | Read review
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