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Best Palm Cove Family Hotels

Sanctuary Palm Cove
5 out of 5
6 Cedar Road, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.9/5Exceptional! (212 reviews)

"Splendid apartment, plenty of room, beds comfortable, bathroom and kitchen spotlessly clean. Location close to the waterfront and awesome dining options on the beachfront. Spa didn’t work. The pool was clean and very big. I’d return tomorrow if I could."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2021

Sanctuary Palm Cove
BeachView Apartments at Villa Paradiso
4 out of 5
111-113 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.7/5Exceptional! (93 reviews)

"So much character, roomy, peaceful. Views were amazing! Straight across the road from the water. Restaurants and shops close by. Perfect!"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

BeachView Apartments at Villa Paradiso
Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
5 out of 5
1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$347 per night from 9 Feb. to 10 Feb.
4.7/5Exceptional! (436 reviews)

"Another wonderful stay at Alamanda (3rd time here). Their beachfront apartments have the best and uninterrupted view of the beach. A truly magical place! Extra thanks to Daniel and Jess, who went out of their way to make our holiday even more perfect. Look forward to our next visit."…"

Reviewed on 23 Dec. 2020

Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
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Paradise on the Beach Resort - Palm Cove
4 out of 5
119-121 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$145 per night from 23 Jan. to 24 Jan.
4.6/5Wonderful! (370 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Central to everything. Highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2020

Paradise on the Beach Resort - Palm Cove
Oasis at Palm Cove
4 out of 5
McDonald Close, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.6/5Wonderful! (72 reviews)

"Nice and quiet yet very close to Pub and restaurants. Spacious Units with Lovely Gardens.Large pool and Spa"…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug. 2020

Oasis at Palm Cove
Melaleuca Resort
4 out of 5
85-93 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$174 per night from 23 Jan. to 24 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (177 reviews)

"Has everything , close to everything and owners delightful and helpful with all your needs, tours advice etc"…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2020

Melaleuca Resort
Palm Cove Tropic Apartments
4 out of 5
6 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$114 per night from 25 Jan. to 26 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (129 reviews)

"The apartment was exactly what we wsnted. It had everything neededfor a week away. Unfortunately management need to clean the pool and deck on a daoly basis st leadt. Everytime we went for a swim there were numerous leaves etc in the pool which we cleaned out even though there wasn't a scoop to be ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep. 2020

Palm Cove Tropic Apartments
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$223 per night from 7 Feb. to 8 Feb.
4.5/5Wonderful! (855 reviews)

"Great resort and friendly staff. Would return to this resort."…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
The Villas Palm Cove
4 out of 5
24 Warren St, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (64 reviews)

"Loved the private pool and villa had everything you need"…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

The Villas Palm Cove
Coral Horizons
3.5 out of 5
137 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (74 reviews)

"Even though our most recently holiday was cut short due to CoVid 19 - we absolutely loved our accommodation at Coral Horizon's - there was everything we needed, it's in a superb location and we honestly can not wait to get back and finish our holiday! Management was extremely helpful with our situation ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Apr. 2020

Coral Horizons
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
5 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$185 per night from 2 Feb. to 3 Feb.
4.5/5Wonderful! (693 reviews)

"Amazing facilities and friendly staff. The location is perfect with everything a very short walk away. Stayed in 2 bedroom apartment has everything you need"…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
Elysium Apartments
4.5 out of 5
26 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.4/5Wonderful! (134 reviews)
Nice apartment

"The property is located 5 min walk from the beach and esplanade. Nice, clean, and comfortable apartment. We had a great time."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct. 2019

Elysium Apartments
The Reef Retreat
4 out of 5
10-14 Harpa Street, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.4/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)

"A hidden gem right on Palm Cove beachfront, this place is a combination of rainforest meets the ocean and very central to Cairns and Port Douglas"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2020

The Reef Retreat
Imagine Drift Palm Cove
4 out of 5
Cnr Veivers Rd Williams Esp, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$129 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (467 reviews)

"Lovely 2 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. Disappointed that we didn’t have a toaster as it said it was meant to. Also had a few cockroaches and ants. A can of insect spray would of been handy."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan. 2021

Imagine Drift Palm Cove
Alassio Palm Cove
3.5 out of 5
139 Williams Esplanade, outside Cairns, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$300 per night from 23 Jan. to 24 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (111 reviews)

"Perfect position close to shops and the beach. People are very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2020

Alassio Palm Cove
Mantra Amphora
4.5 out of 5
49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$107 per night from 25 Jan. to 26 Jan.
4.2/5Very Good! (736 reviews)

"Spacious well appointed rooms in a great location. My ground floor apartment had its own access the the grounds and was perfectly positioned with easy access (but not too close) to the pool."…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

Mantra Amphora
Sarayi Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
95 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$129 per night from 11 Feb. to 12 Feb.
4.1/5Very Good! (413 reviews)

"Hi had made a booking on wotif and it was meant to have two double beds in the room and on the day got a call from the hotel saying there was just a fold out couch in the room with one double bed and expected up to pay extra $50 on what the price was on wotif.com to get two separate rooms we did ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

Sarayi Boutique Hotel
Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
4 out of 5
Coral Coast Drive, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$105 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
4.1/5Very Good! (690 reviews)

"We loved staying at grand chancellor palm cove, the rooms were very clean and modern, the pool is bigger than pictures, loved it. Breakfast very reasonable. Will definitely come back ❤️"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2021

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
3.5 out of 5
81 - 85 Cedar Road, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$167 per night from 2 Feb. to 3 Feb.
4.1/5Very Good! (554 reviews)

"Beautiful property located just a short walk to Palm Cove Esplanade. Very friendly team, Matt and Petter were so caring and made sure we had everything for our stay. Was a great holiday"…"

Reviewed on 7 Dec. 2020

Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
Tranquility
4 out of 5
5-7 Amphora Street, Palm Cove, QLD
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3.3/5 (15 reviews)

"The pool area was disappointing. Cloudy and dirty water and cracked pool. Nice lounge area in unit but bathroom very outdated. Light in walk-in robe didn’t work and screen door fell off its hinges when moved."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2020

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Where should we stay in Palm Cove?

The relaxing destination of Palm Cove is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The beaches, swimming spots and spectacular coral reefs are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), which is located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre. Palm Cove offers 27 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when deciding where to stay.

Families on holiday have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa – Offers 3 outdoor pools, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the central location at this 5-star resort.

Imagine Drift Palm Cove – Features a children's pool, in-room kitchens and free parking. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 4-star apartment popular with guests.

Paradise on the Beach Resort - Palm Cove – Offers an outdoor pool, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the central location at this 4-star hotel.

Mantra Amphora – Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. This 4-star hotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When should we visit Palm Cove?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Palm Cove.

  • Hottest months: January, December, February and November, with an average temperature of 31°C
  • Coldest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 17°C
  • Driest months: July, August, September and October, with an average rainfall of 31.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, February, January and April, with an average rainfall of 374.50 inches

What should we see and do in Palm Cove?

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Clifton Village Shopping Centre and Rainforestation Nature Park are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Palm Cove. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Great Barrier Reef, Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens.

Palm Cove is also well-known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Coral reefs
  • Rainforest

Frequently asked questions

What's Palm Cove like for family-friendly holidays?
The relaxing destination of Palm Cove is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The beaches, swimming spots and spectacular coral reefs are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Arrange a flight into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), which is located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the centre of Palm Cove.
What's the best place to stay for families in Palm Cove?
Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa is a top 3.5-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features 4 outdoor pools and free parking. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove and Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore.
How many hotels that welcome families will I find in Palm Cove?
Expedia has 23 hotels in Palm Cove that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the seasonal weather in Palm Cove?
The hottest months are usually January and December, with an average temperature of 27°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 22°C. Average annual precipitation for Palm Cove is 92 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Palm Cove?
While you are visiting Palm Cove, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Kuranda National Park, Cairns Marlin Marina and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Palm Cove Beach, Great Barrier Reef and Cairns Esplanade.

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