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Best Palm Cove Beach Hotels

Image for Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
3.5 out of 5
81 - 85 Cedar Road, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$140/night
25 Aug. - 26 Aug.
4/5Very Good! (518 reviews)

"Location was great a couple of blocks back from the beachfront which meant less wind and was more sheltered."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul. 2019

Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
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5 out of 5
1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$358/night
26 Aug. - 27 Aug.
4.7/5Exceptional! (394 reviews)

"Great location, right on beachfront, very spacious, staff very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug. 2019

Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
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4 out of 5
119-121 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$156/night
3 Sep. - 4 Sep.
4.6/5Wonderful! (317 reviews)

"Had a sea view and this was amazing. Great location. Staff really helpful. Some noise though from the bar next door at the weekend which was annoying."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

Paradise on the Beach Resort - Palm Cove
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4.5 out of 5
49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$180/night
8 Sep. - 9 Sep.
4.2/5Very Good! (659 reviews)

"Centre of town in the heart of all restaurants and activities"…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

Mantra Amphora
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5 out of 5
6 Cedar Road, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.9/5Exceptional! (190 reviews)

"A beautiful place to stay, a true sanctuary. The apartments are huge, modern, clean and well appointed. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and the pool is great. We will definitely be staying there again"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun. 2019

Sanctuary Palm Cove
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4 out of 5
10-14 Harpa Street, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$420/night
23 Aug. - 24 Aug.
4.5/5Wonderful! (289 reviews)

"A beautifully laid out room which felt very tropical. I loved the outdoor kitchen that overlooked the pool. Everything was very clean and the bed was very comfy. A great place to stay."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jun. 2019

The Reef Retreat
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5 out of 5
99 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$373/night
15 Sep. - 16 Sep.
4.4/5Wonderful! (630 reviews)

"The accommodation is excellent and spacious. The two pools are really great - one warmer than the other. The staff are friendly and helpful. I was disappointed that the breakfast buffet no longer includes hot food (it used to) and only brewed coffee was complimentary"…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug. 2019

The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel
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5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$268/night
28 Aug. - 29 Aug.
4.5/5Wonderful! (747 reviews)

"location/pool/relaxing environment/staff were great. Breakfast buffet was terrible. Hasnt improved after several visits. Get rid of it.. Inaccessible/stairs are difficult to manange/food is "SLOP IN A BUCKET", coffee is awful.. However, for young families it is ok..as it suits young children//cereals ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug. 2019

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
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5 out of 5
5 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$247/night
8 Sep. - 9 Sep.
4.5/5Wonderful! (639 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious apartments, with all amenities and great service definitely worthy of 5 stars. Location is also great with direct beach access and a short beach walk to Palm Cove shops and restaurants. Food and breakfast was OK but slightly underwhelming, would say the food was 4 stars not 5, ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug. 2019

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
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4 out of 5
95 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$144/night
25 Aug. - 26 Aug.
4.1/5Very Good! (345 reviews)

"A cute little property in a fabulous location. Vanessa and Kayla made my stay comfortable - they are both genuine and very welcoming. Even if parts of the property needed some updating, it was still great. I’ll definitely be back."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug. 2019

Sarayi Boutique Hotel
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4 out of 5
Cnr Veivers Rd Williams Esp, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$189/night
25 Aug. - 26 Aug.
4.3/5Excellent! (354 reviews)

"Great location. The pool and spa where very nice as well"…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug. 2019

Imagine Drift Palm Cove
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4 out of 5
6 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$250/night
26 Aug. - 27 Aug.
4.5/5Wonderful! (114 reviews)

"Management very pleasant. Location close to beach and centre. Quiet. Comfortable, well equiped apartment."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul. 2019

Palm Cove Tropic Apartments
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4 out of 5
Coral Coast Drive, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$119/night
24 Aug. - 25 Aug.
4.1/5Very Good! (646 reviews)

"Was affordable and well located near beach and Palm Cove Village."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul. 2019

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
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4 out of 5
85-93 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.6/5Wonderful! (164 reviews)

"Central to all restaurants and access to sightseeing activities, great pool and gardens well maintained. Owners very helpful and assisted with booking tours. Would definitely stay again"…"

Reviewed on 2 May 2019

Melaleuca Resort
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4.5 out of 5
26 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$300/night
13 Sep. - 14 Sep.
4.4/5Wonderful! (125 reviews)

"The property is very new and Clean . Pool was great . Very close to palm cove beach . Apartment had all the facilities. Staff was really friendly and flexible. Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2019

Elysium Apartments
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4 out of 5
131-133 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
AU$295/night
22 Aug. - 23 Aug.
4.5/5Wonderful! (65 reviews)
Great time thanks

"Top location superb outlook so handy to restaurants and shops beach across the street"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2018

Marlin Waters
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4 out of 5
Coral Coast Drive, Palm Cove, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$179/night
10 Sep. - 11 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (122 reviews)

"Room was nice, spacious enough for our family of 4. Located off the esplanade so nice and quiet. Kitchen well equipped. Only negative really was that the carpets in the bedrooms desperately need replacing - very worn and uncomfortable to walk on."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul. 2019

The Sebel Palm Cove Coral Coast
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4 out of 5
111-113 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.7/5Exceptional! (86 reviews)
Nice place in beautiful Palm Cove

"Enjoyed our stay here. The beach is across the street and restaurants are as close as next door or a short walk away. The service on check in was fast and friendly. There is only an AC unit in the bedroom, so the rest of unit became a little warm."…"

Reviewed on 9 Apr. 2019

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Beach Hotels in Palm Cove

Known for its stunning beaches and amazing swimming spots, Palm Cove has a lot to offer the traveller dreaming of a beach holiday. This romantic destination has 39 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the water in Palm Cove, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travellers.

Sarayi Boutique Hotel - 4-star family-friendly hotel on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free WiFi. Activities include horse riding. Guests love the beach location and pool.

BeachView Apartments at Villa Paradiso - 4-star family-friendly apartment on the beach. Our travellers recommend its beach location and pool. This apartment boasts an outdoor pool, 3 restaurants and free WiFi. Activities include fishing.

Mantra Amphora - 4.5-star luxury hotel on Palm Cove Beach. It offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guest reviews highlight the beach location and proximity to shopping.

Sanctuary Palm Cove - 5-star luxury hotel on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, a spa tub and free WiFi. Guests love the pool and proximity to shopping.

The Reef Retreat - 4-star apartment on Palm Cove Beach. Our travellers recommend its pool and walkable location. This apartment boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub and free WiFi.

Planning Your Trip to Palm Cove

If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.

  • 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

Sightseeing in and Around Palm Cove

After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Kewarra Beach or Yorkeys Knob Beach. Experience the area's swimming and spas, and make time for local attractions like Palm Cove Beach and Clifton Beach. You can also pay a visit to Coral Sea or Great Barrier Reef for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy Palm Cove for its:
  • Coral reefs
  • Rainforest

Getting around Palm Cove

To get to Palm Cove, you can fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre. If you'd like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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