Reef Palms Motel

41-47 Digger Street, Cairns North, QLD 4870 AU
View map Reservations: +61 3 9007 2407
3.5 Star property In Cairns (Cairns North)
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  • Free WiFi
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Free area shuttle
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free self parking
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12/02/2022 - 12/03/2022
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Summary of verified reviews

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair hotel for solo travelers. Close to the city center and the airport. Great pool.

Pool

92/100
30 reviews

Great pool.

Location

88/100
139 reviews

Great location near the airport. Near to downtown with good options for sightseeing. Average parking.

Wellness Area

78/100
16 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

74/100
205 reviews

Reception is typical, although management is stand-out and service is friendly. Housekeeping is not great, and guests complain about service professionalism. Hotel security can be an issue.

Room

59/100
250 reviews

Average rooms, with okay balconies. Maintenance and cleaning is lacking, with subpar beds and furnishing. Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning. Rooms are older, with low rated A/C, TV's and kitchenettes. Spacious rooms with okay minibars. Shower can be a problem.

WiFi

41/100
11 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Cleanliness

32/100
149 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and dining area all need more cleaning. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Breakfast

29/100
7 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

26/100
18 reviews

Poor dining experience with untidy dining area.

Rated 71/100 based on reviews from families.

Great pool.

Pool

94/100
9 reviews

Great pool.

Location

89/100
30 reviews

Great location.

Service

63/100
34 reviews

Friendly service and acceptable reception.

Room

40/100
50 reviews

Rooms lacking maintenance with poor furniture and kitchenettes. Large but poorly cleaned rooms and bathrooms.

Food

24/100
7 reviews

Food could be better.

Cleanliness

22/100
33 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 70/100 based on reviews from couples.

Good access to airport. Great wellness & sports facilities.

Location

87/100
27 reviews

Great location.

Wellness Area

81/100
8 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

78/100
27 reviews

Great reception and management with friendly service.

Comfort

69/100
32 reviews

Reasonably comfortable rooms with a tolerable noise level and standard beds. Large, but poorly air conditioned rooms.

Room

59/100
61 reviews

Well-sized, typical rooms with mediocre beds. Complaints about maintenance and cleanliness in rooms and bathrooms. Kitchenettes and A/C are inadequate. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

31/100
32 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 69/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Near city centre. Good management.

Location

86/100
26 reviews

Near city centre in a great location.

Service

76/100
36 reviews

Friendly service, and reception was okay.

Room

65/100
40 reviews

Well-sized, typical rooms with mediocre beds. Older, poorly cleaned and maintained rooms and bathrooms. Guests didn't love the furnishing or kitchenettes.

Cleanliness

39/100
23 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Fantastic service.

Service

75/100
8 reviews

Fantastic service.

Room

56/100
8 reviews

Rooms are acceptable but need cleaning.

Cleanliness

37/100
6 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair hotel for solo travelers. Close to the city center and the airport. Great pool.

Pool

92/100
30 reviews

Great pool.

Location

88/100
139 reviews

Great location near the airport. Near to downtown with good options for sightseeing. Average parking.

Wellness Area

78/100
16 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

74/100
205 reviews

Reception is typical, although management is stand-out and service is friendly. Housekeeping is not great, and guests complain about service professionalism. Hotel security can be an issue.

Room

59/100
250 reviews

Average rooms, with okay balconies. Maintenance and cleaning is lacking, with subpar beds and furnishing. Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning. Rooms are older, with low rated A/C, TV's and kitchenettes. Spacious rooms with okay minibars. Shower can be a problem.

WiFi

41/100
11 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Cleanliness

32/100
149 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and dining area all need more cleaning. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Breakfast

29/100
7 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Food

26/100
18 reviews

Poor dining experience with untidy dining area.

Rated 68/100 based on reviews from families.

Great pool.

Pool

94/100
9 reviews

Great pool.

Location

89/100
30 reviews

Great location.

Service

63/100
34 reviews

Friendly service and acceptable reception.

Room

40/100
50 reviews

Rooms lacking maintenance with poor furniture and kitchenettes. Large but poorly cleaned rooms and bathrooms.

Food

24/100
7 reviews

Food could be better.

Cleanliness

22/100
33 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from couples.

Good access to airport. Great wellness & sports facilities.

Location

87/100
27 reviews

Great location.

Wellness Area

81/100
8 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

Service

78/100
27 reviews

Great reception and management with friendly service.

Comfort

69/100
32 reviews

Reasonably comfortable rooms with a tolerable noise level and standard beds. Large, but poorly air conditioned rooms.

Room

59/100
61 reviews

Well-sized, typical rooms with mediocre beds. Complaints about maintenance and cleanliness in rooms and bathrooms. Kitchenettes and A/C are inadequate. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

31/100
32 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 66/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Near city centre.

Location

86/100
26 reviews

Near city centre in a great location.

Service

76/100
36 reviews

Friendly service, and reception was okay.

Room

65/100
40 reviews

Well-sized, typical rooms with mediocre beds. Older, poorly cleaned and maintained rooms and bathrooms. Guests didn't love the furnishing or kitchenettes.

Cleanliness

39/100
23 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Fantastic service.

Service

75/100
8 reviews

Fantastic service.

Room

56/100
8 reviews

Rooms are acceptable but need cleaning.

Cleanliness

37/100
6 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

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Property description

With a stay at Reef Palms Motel in Cairns (Cairns North), you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland and Cairns Base Hospital. This motel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Cairns Esplanade and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Cairns Private Hospital.

Grab a bite to eat at the motel's restaurant, where you can take in the garden view, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours).

Make yourself at home in one of the 41 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Cairns Base Hospital - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Cairns Private Hospital - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
St Monica's Cathedral - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Muddy's Playground - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Cairns Performing Arts Centre - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Red Arrow Walk - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Center of Contemporary Arts - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Jute Theatre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Kick Contemporary Arts - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Rondo Theatre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Tanks Arts Centre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Mount Whitfield Conservation Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Cairns Esplanade - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi

The preferred airport for Reef Palms Motel is Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) - 4.8 km / 3 mi

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is complimentary (available on request).

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This motel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area. If you'd like to spend the day shopping, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Meeting rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of spa tubs - 1
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Free airport transportation - drop-off
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Free area shuttle
  • Total number of rooms - 41
  • Professional property host/manager
  • No elevators
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-out
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Business center
  • Library
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free self parking
  • Computer station
  • Terrace

Airport & shuttle information

Is there an airport shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Pet friendly?

Pets not allowed

Misc. fees / Policies

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

    A damage deposit of AUD 100 will be collected before check-in.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures