The Reef Retreat

The Reef Retreat is located in Palm Cove and is nestled among groves of majestic paperback trees, just seconds away from the idyllic Palm Cove Beach. From here, you are also within easy access of the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Kuranda and Port Douglas.

This Palm Cove accommodation offers guests suites, apartments and townhouses, all capturing the best features of a boutique resort. It is built around giant old melaleuca trees and palms, and offers seclusion and comfort in a traditional tropical North Queensland atmosphere.

The Reef Retreat's magnificent architecture allows it to blend seamlessly with its rainforest surroundings, and its great location means easy access to some of the finest restaurants, cafes and bars in North Queensland.

Palm Cove is only 30 minutes from Cairns and 40 minutes from Port Douglas, making The Reef Retreat the ideal place to base yourself on your next holiday to Tropical North Queensland.


Boutique suites, apartments and townhouses feature an open tropical design to blend unobtrusively into this unique rainforest setting.

All Rooms Feature

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Kitchenette
  • Cable TV
  • DVD Player
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Hairdryer
  • Balcony or Patio

Studio Suite: Located on the ground or first floor. Size is 45-47m².

Standard Spa Suite: Features a spacious bathroom with spa bath for two.

Superior Spa Suite: Features a spacious bathroom with spa bath for two.

1 Bedroom Suite: Features a separate living area from the bedroom. Size is 47-58m².

2 Bedroom Suite: Situated on the third floor offering a full kitchen and full laundry facilities.

3 Bedroom Apartment: Consists of a 2 Bedroom Suite and 1 Bedroom Suite.

3 Bedroom Townhouse: Located across the road from the main building, these townhouses feature a full kitchen full laundry facilities and spacious living areas.


The Reef Retreat is located close to Palm Cove's great shopping, bistros, restaurants and bars. Palm Cove has a wide variety of dining venues - everything from small beachfront cafes to 5 star a la carte dining. Visitors to Palm Cove can experience that special holiday treat of dining alfresco under the stars or during the day, sit entranced while enjoying the beautiful views of Palm Cove's beach.


  • Free WiFi
  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Laundry services
  • Tour Desk
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Parking
  • Babysitting services
  • Safe Deposit Box

Additional Information

Children: are charged the child rate
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Address: 10 - 14 Harpa Street, Palm Cove, QLD

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BBQ Area
Studio Suite
Standard Spa Suite
1 Bedroom Suite
1 Bedroom Suite
2 Bedroom Suite
2 Bedroom Suite