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On the beach, white sand, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
6 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning


Explore the area

Popular LocationClifton Village Shopping Centre4 min drive
Popular LocationClifton Beach6 min drive
Popular LocationKewarra Beach8 min drive
AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)31 min drive

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  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 667 sq ft
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsApartment, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

About this property

On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments

4-star aparthotel on the beach, near Palm Cove Beach
Guests at this beach aparthotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. The apartment provides a kitchen with a fridge, an oven, a hob and a microwave. Guests will appreciate conveniences, such as a washer/dryer and a living room, while a flat-screen TV with digital channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this aparthotel is accessible via exterior corridors and offers washers/dryers and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 4-star aparthotel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • On the beach
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas


  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Umbrellas
  • Sunloungers
  • Hot tub
  • Free pool cabanas


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Accessible parking

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): AUD 25 per stay


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer


  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available


  • 1 bedroom
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Library


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV with premium channels
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished balcony/patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • Near the sea
  • On the waterfront
  • Near the boardwalk
  • In the shopping district
  • Near a health or beauty spa

Things to do

  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Whale watching nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby


  • 4 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 1987
  • Access via exterior corridors



Check-in between 2 PM and anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
The hotel front desk is open during limited hours. If you are planning to arrive after 6:30 PM

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 25 per stay

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 44 per room (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 25 per stay

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from January to December

Property is also known as

Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments
Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments Apartment
Palm Cove front Apartments
On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments Palm Cove
On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments Aparthotel
On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments Aparthotel Palm Cove

About this area


Located in Cairns, this aparthotel is in a shopping district and on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Palm Cove Beach and Great Barrier Reef, while Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park are popular local attractions. Rainforestation Nature Park and Kuranda Koala Gardens are not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking, scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours.

Visit our Cairns travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Clifton Village Shopping Centre - 4 min drive
  • Clifton Beach - 6 min drive
  • Kewarra Beach - 8 min drive
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course - 18 min drive
  • Rainforestation Nature Park - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Redlynch Station - 22 min drive
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 31 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments and receive a full refund?
Yes, On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to anytime.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AUD 44 per room applies.
Where is this property located?
Located in Palm Cove, this beachfront aparthotel is in a shopping district, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Palm Cove Beach, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Smithfield Shopping Centre. Great Barrier Reef and Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for On Palm Cove Beachfront Apartments

Very good
6 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

nothing we didn't like, the apartment was well equipped and the bed was very comfortable, the staff were friendly and very helpful

Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great place for a getaway

Great staff, great location, spotlessly clean and everything you need

4.0 out of 5 Good
Winter Break

We enjoyed the few days in Palm Cove - quite busy and vibrant due to the Cairns Triathalon.

Pros: Great apartment with good view of the Coral Sea and the passing parade.

Cons: The lift was a bit dubious.

4.0 out of 5 Good
This hotel had a great view from the balcony.

This was a comfortable room with excellent views of the ocean and the nearby islands. The staff were really helpful and nice.

Pros: The best thing about this hotel was the view.

Location: The wonderful Daintree rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, how could you not love such a location.

3.0 out of 5 Okay

The only complaint is that the bathroom was not very clean especially in the shower

Pros: Views

Cons: Cleanliness

Location: Awesome