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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! (209 reviews)

"Very good great position quite town not busy but easy distance to most thing’s"…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb. 2020

Sanctuary Palm Cove
BeachView Apartments at Villa Paradiso
4 out of 5
111-113 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$256 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (92 reviews)
Perfect spot .

"We loved our stay here. Ocean view thru the trees. Close to all amenities and walking paths."…"

Reviewed on 4 Feb. 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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4.7/5Exceptional! (425 reviews)

"Cedric made our experience pleasant before we even arrived. We got a upgrade to the beachfront room and it was more than what we could of asked for. He went above and beyond to ensure our stay was amazing. Will be recommending Alamanda to all my family and friends when staying at palm cove and can’t ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
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$116 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (355 reviews)

"We have stayed at this place before and always said we would return, this time it was for a longer stay, this property is within walking distance to janything really, beach, coffee shops and restraunts all eatery places were only doing take away because of the restrictions Covid 19, but that was ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Apr. 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! (67 reviews)

"The two bedroom apartment was huge and an easy 3-5 minute walk to the beach. The apartment was clean and comfortable with everything you could need in a self contained unit. The managers were friendly and went out of their way to assist whenever needed."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2020

Oasis at Palm Cove
Melaleuca Resort
4 out of 5
85-93 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$743 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (175 reviews)

"Loved everything about the resort. Just needs a bit of an upgrade in appliances such as the TV size, an extra tv in the bedroom and offer fresh towels daily for longer stays, but everything else was great. Will recommend the resort and will be staying there again"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb. 2020

Melaleuca Resort
Palm Cove Tropic Apartments
4 out of 5
6 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (125 reviews)
All in all a perfect stay at palm cove

"The apartment was great, all u need was there, all clean and simple. We stayed 8 days, once they changed the bedsheets and towels. From the airport u will get a shuttle to palm cove , 50min drive.25AUS| for adults, my daughter (5) payed 12.50 In palm cove u can catch the bus 110 for everything. To ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 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$193 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (825 reviews)

"The staff were fabulous. The pool was great and it was within walking distance to the beach. The shops and restaurants were also within walking distance"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
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$199 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (682 reviews)

"The staff were so friendly and made us feel right at home"…"

Reviewed on 4 Feb. 2020

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
The Villas Palm Cove
4 out of 5
24 Warren St, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (62 reviews)

"Having our own pool at our back door was awesome. The 4 bedroom villa was very comfortable for our party of 8."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan. 2020

The Villas Palm Cove
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
The price is AU$167 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (318 reviews)

"The staff and facility was amazing! The location is perfect, just a short walk to food, stores, shopping and the beach. Parking was very easy! Would love to return to this location in the future!!"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

The Reef Retreat
Imagine Drift Palm Cove
4 out of 5
Cnr Veivers Rd Williams Esp, Palm Cove, QLD
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4.3/5Excellent! (442 reviews)

"Great service beautiful rooms well appointed. Close to all of palm cove"…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Imagine Drift Palm Cove
Alassio Palm Cove
3.5 out of 5
139 Williams Esplanade, outside Cairns, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$300 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (109 reviews)

"The property was lovely and had a nice pool. When we called up to confirm something, a rude man answered with just hello. I asked if this was the hotel and he snapped back saying they weren’t a hotel they were a resort."…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec. 2019

Alassio Palm Cove
Mantra Amphora
4.5 out of 5
49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$134 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (715 reviews)

"The proximity to everything. The room set out. The pool area."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan. 2020

Mantra Amphora
Sarayi Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
95 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$113 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (409 reviews)

"So central to the beach and restaurants. Very clean and amazing staff"…"

Reviewed on 9 Dec. 2019

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$98 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (680 reviews)

"Great room, bed was very comfy, great WiFi, spacious property! Loved the pool and bar. Great stay, great price!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
3.5 out of 5
81 - 85 Cedar Road, Palm Cove, QLD
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The price is AU$162 per night
4/5Very Good! (549 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Mango Lagoon Resort & Wellness Spa
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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 good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The beaches, swimming spots and spectacular coral reefs are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), which is located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre.
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 Tranquility and Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove.
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 rainfall for Palm Cove is 92 mm.
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 Central Shopping Centre and Esplanade Lagoon. 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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