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582 Cheap Hotels Near Great Barrier Reef

Turtle Cove Beach Resort - Adults Only LGBTQIA & Allies
3.5 out of 5
7.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
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4.4/5Excellent! (77 reviews)

"Loved the beach front, the location and the relaxed atmosphere, the managers are amazing at making you feel welcome, relaxed and looked after by all the great team"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2020

Turtle Cove Beach Resort - Adults Only LGBTQIA & Allies
Ellis Beach Oceanfront Bungalows - Campground
3 out of 5
5.6 km from Great Barrier Reef
The price is AU$175 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.3/5Excellent! (51 reviews)
Loved the closeness of the beach.

"We had a friendly check in. We had a beach front cabin. Loved listening to the sound of the waves at night. Which is a beautiful beach. There was Bush stone curlews wondering the park. Cabin was clean. Enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2019

Ellis Beach Oceanfront Bungalows - Campground
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
5 out of 5
7.9 km from Great Barrier Reef
The price is AU$223 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (847 reviews)

"Peppers is in a beautiful setting with a very relaxed atmosphere All the staff were helpful and polite A negative would be the number of stairs we had to climb to get to our room as I am in my mid seventies and my partner is eighty one I guess climbing was fine but then we had to get our luggage ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug. 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
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Mantra Amphora
4.5 out of 5
8.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
The price is AU$134 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4.2/5Very Good! (727 reviews)

"Wonderfil place to stay, rooms are large with full kitchens. Grest swimming pool and lounging areas"…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2020

Mantra Amphora
Imagine Drift Palm Cove
4 out of 5
8.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$129 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4.3/5Excellent! (458 reviews)
Imagine Drift Palm Cove

"Upgraded to two bedroom apartment at no extra cost as advised upon check in. Spacious and clean apartment. Really enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug. 2020

Imagine Drift Palm Cove
Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
4 out of 5
7.6 km from Great Barrier Reef
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$119 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4.1/5Very Good! (687 reviews)

"Staff was extremely helpful. Beds were comfortable and pool area very nice."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug. 2020

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
5 out of 5
8.4 km from Great Barrier Reef
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$306 per night from 22 Dec. to 23 Dec.
4.7/5Exceptional! (432 reviews)

"Perfect location, facilities, staff and really clean."…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep. 2020

Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
3.5 out of 5
7.9 km from Great Barrier Reef
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$169 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4/5Very Good! (550 reviews)

"Great location, 3 pools and walking distance to everything"…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
The Sebel Palm Cove Coral Coast
4 out of 5
7.4 km from Great Barrier Reef
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$152 per night from 30 Nov. to 1 Dec.
4.4/5Excellent! (144 reviews)

"It was a quiet and clean location - was able to relax and enjoy the area. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2020

The Sebel Palm Cove Coral Coast
Coral Coast Apartments Palm Cove AVC
3.5 out of 5
7.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
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Coral Coast Apartments Palm Cove AVC
Santai Private 2 Bedroom Apartment
4 out of 5
7.2 km from Great Barrier Reef
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4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"Amazing views! Clean and very spacious! Very quiet!"…"

Reviewed on 26 May 2019

Santai Private 2 Bedroom Apartment
Short or Long Term Fast Wifi Foxtel Views Pool Fast Reply
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Palm Cove unit

"Bills unit was neat & tidy in a very convenient location"…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep. 2018

Short or Long Term Fast Wifi Foxtel Views Pool Fast Reply
Large One or Two Bedroom FSC Resort Apartment Views Free Fast Wifi Foxtel Pools
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Well suited to our group

"Suited us perfectly. This unit was as described, it is a budget unit but everything you need is there. Well suited to four people, kitchen was well equipped with everything to make simple meals and there is a community BBQ that works well with a table beside the BBQ. The beds are comfortable and ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jul. 2020

Large One or Two Bedroom FSC Resort Apartment Views Free Fast Wifi Foxtel Pools
Crae Cowrie, Palm Cove
7.4 km from Great Barrier Reef
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Fantastic

"Above expectations"…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2019

Crae Cowrie, Palm Cove
Palm Cove Penthouse Accommodation
3.5 out of 5
7.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Absolutely awesome location, beautiful penthouse. Had everything we needed & the host, Allan was so welcoming and friendly. Will definitely be back. Do yourself a favour and don’t book elsewhere."…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug. 2018

Palm Cove Penthouse Accommodation
Palm Cove Resort Apartment - Free WiFi, Pools and Gym
Palm Cove Accommodation
7.6 km from Great Barrier Reef
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Month long stay

"Good location with spacious rooms & well equipped. Penthouse is dated, but comfortable with good balcony. Limited access to wifi is an inconvenience. I would recommend the property."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2019

Palm Cove Accommodation
Palm Cove Penthouse Accommodation
Breezy Seaside Apartment
7.4 km from Great Barrier Reef
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Glad we went

"Exactly what we expected. Check in a breeze. Ample amount of space for a family. Great pools at complex and around (opportunity to use other hotel’s pools!) Walk was about 15 minutes to the restaurants and beach"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul. 2019

Breezy Seaside Apartment
Coral Coast Resort Private Apartment
7.3 km from Great Barrier Reef
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4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Peaceful and relaxing

"Very comfortable; lovely and clean."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct. 2020

Coral Coast Resort Private Apartment
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Accommodation Near Great Barrier Reef

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Local landmarks allow you to take in the local culture on your next holiday. There is perhaps no better way to enjoy Great Barrier Reef than by booking a nearby Great Barrier Reef hotel! Whether you are traveling alone, as a couple, or with your entire family, your visit to Great Barrier Reef will be a highlight of your holiday – and your hotel should be too!

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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Great Barrier Reef?
Great Barrier Reef is located in a welcoming area of Wangetti known for its beautiful beaches and coral reefs. When you want to settle in and find a place to stay, take a look at some of the hotels and other accommodation options that Expedia offers in the area.
Where is the best place to stay close to Great Barrier Reef?
Turtle Cove Beach Resort - Adults Only LGBTQIA & Allies is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3.5-star resort offers a private beach and free breakfast. It’s located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Great Barrier Reef. Other good options around the area include Ellis Beach Oceanfront Bungalows - Campground and Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Great Barrier Reef, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Great Barrier Reef.
What can I see and do near Great Barrier Reef?
You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Macalister Range National Park and Macalister Range National Park. Create some family memories at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures and Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. Explore nature at Wangetti Beach and Mount Formartine North Summit.

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