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Palm Bay Resort Whitsundays

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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“self catering”(107 reviews)
“water taxi”(16 reviews)
“other guests”(27 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Poolside Bar
Kitchenette
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Need to relax? Come here. It's beautiful and calm with lovely staff. Self catering makes for a nice communal feel, so plan well on what you would like to eat for a few days. Excellent conditions for snorkeling and kayaking. There are day trips available...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very happy that this booking proved to have all i had hoped and more. The travel and transfer times were well joined up and easy. Coming up from sydney and with only three days holiday, we were pleased at how quickly and easily we got...More

Thank gah711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here for 5 nights in bungalow 21 this month (free upgrade is always nice). No TV and wifi, plus limited phone service meant we could switch off completely. Self-catering was a breeze, ordered food and its in the cool room...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really relaxing stay at Palm Bay Resort. Great walks, apartments, service, staff. Your every request is catered for...The most gorgeous of locations. Hope you go back very soon. Was sad to leave. 😎

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Platinum House on the opposite side to the bungalows, which was lovely and the view which greeted us every morning was incredible...even saw whales swim by in the distance one day. And a few sea turtles in the shallow waters. It...More

Thank Felicity C
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Tennis Court
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Great View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Ocean View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Charming Hotel in Long Island
#1 Lagoon View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Bay View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Romantic Hotel in Long Island
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Great View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Ocean View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Charming Hotel in Long Island
#1 Lagoon View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Bay View Hotel in Long Island
#1 Romantic Hotel in Long Island
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Traveller (684)
Room & Suite (377)
Pool & Beach (131)
Dining (21)
Amenities (28)
Family and Play Areas (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Enedina T
10 July 2018|
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Response from Tony Q |
Yep it's good. Please note that it's a self-catering resort, so you need to cook for children.
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Jacey C
30 April 2018|
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Response from Palm B | Property representative |
HI, You have several options, fly to Hamilton Island and take a water taxi to Palm Bay(30 mins). Alternatively, you can fly to Proserpine and take a bus to Shute Harbour (45 mins) where you can take a water taxi to Palm... More
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Room Tips
"possibly quieter and less wind on south side."
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"All rooms have the Best Views, Very Quiet Island, Relaxing..."
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"Room No. 1 was away from everyone and had a great view"
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"Cabins with Sea views are amazing. The cabins further back have more privacy."
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