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Get an overview of this hotelSwimming pools and spa just metres from the beach

Beach and rainforest

Just 25 minutes north of Cairns, the resort is right on the beach, a short distance from golf courses, and 500 metres from Palm Cove shops and restaurants.

Landscaped garden pools

Set in lush tropical gardens and with direct boardwalk access to Palm Cove Beach, the resort offers three swimming pools, a fitness centre, and a full-service health spa with six treatment rooms and Vichy shower room.

Balconies with garden views

All guestrooms have deep balconies or decks with views over the central lagoon pool and landscaped gardens. Bathrooms have jetted tubs, bathrobes, and slippers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 126-room Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa has direct access to Palm Cove Beach. The landscaped grounds have three swimming pools (a lagoon-style pool with waterfalls, a lap pool, and a children's paddling pool). The fitness center is fully-equipped with weight and cardio machines. Vie, the full-service health spa, has six treatment rooms and Vichy shower room and offers a range of treatments. A restaurant and lounge bar feature contemporary Australian cuisine and snacks. There is a small boutique selling resort wear, jewelry, souvenirs, candles, and postcards. The hotel also offers free self-parking.

The Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa offers 5 meeting rooms for the business traveler as are several secretarial services, including a courier service, faxing, and photocopying.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 126 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  


Available in all rooms: Wired internet access ( 22.50 AUD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 22.50 AUD per night )


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Temple of Tastes - Contemporary Australian cuisine with Pacific and Southeast Asian influences. Outdoor and indoor dining area. Outdoor area surrounded by gardens and water features. Interior has cascading water wall, Buddha statues, and contemporary décor. An ‘early bird' children's menu is available from 5.30 PM – 6:30 PM. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Lagoon Bar - Lunches, including pizzas, pasta, salads, steak, and seafood. Light snacks, cocktails, and drinks. Open-air pavilion adjacent to swimming pools. Low seating and wood décor. Open from mid-morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa has three swimming pools: a lagoon-style pool, a lap pool, and a children's paddling pool. The fitness center has a treadmill, cycle, rowing machine, and exercise stations with weights. Pilates and yoga instructors are available on site with prior arrangement. The resort also offers a games library with board games and CDs/DVDs. The resort has direct access to Palm Cove Beach.

Waterskiing and wakeboarding on fixed cables can be enjoyed at Smithfield, a ten-minute drive north of Cairns. The driving range Club is 10 minutes away by taxi at Smithfield, and has a driving range, while Paradise Palms golf course is five minutes' drive. Helicopter sightseeing is available at the aviation terminal. Jet skiing, motor boating, rafting, parasailing, and boat tours for scuba diving and snorkeling on the Barrier Reef can be organized from Cairns (30 km) or Port Douglas (40 km). Bicycle rentals, jet skiing, sea kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling, motor boating, mountain biking, water skiing, whale watching, and fishing can also be accessed from Palm Cove. There is a children's playground on the beach, 10 minutes' walk from the resort. Horse riding is available 10 minutes away.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The six spa treatment rooms at the Sea Temple Resort and Spa include a double Vichy room, three treatments rooms (two of which have outside verandas), and a manicure/pedicure room. Ergonomic and heated massage tables ensure the neck, spine, and leg muscles are cradled against any pressure points. Signature treatments include facials and water-heated basalt stone massages, which are designed to relax and re-energise for a harmonious feeling of wellbeing. Click the link(s) below for more details.

Temple Relaxation Massage (60 minutes): AU$115

For those who want a gentle touch, therapists offer a complete body massage from head to toe.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Aroma Stone Therapy (75 minutes): AU$165

Hot basalt stones are placed on key energy points, while signature massage techniques are combined with warm oils to deeply massage and rebalance mind and body.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Head, Neck, and Shoulders Massage (30 minutes): AU$75

Instant relief for trouble spots on the head, neck and shoulders; can be extended to 45 minutes and include a Frangipani Scalp Treatment.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Exotic Lime and Ginger Salt Glow (45 minutes): AU$90

An exotic exfoliation ritual to reinvigorate and revitalize the body. The salt glow deep cleanses, polishes, and softens, while a body lotion leaves the skin glowing and vibrant.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Exotic Frangipani Body Nourish Wrap (60 minutes): AU$145

Aromatic Tahitian coconut and frangipani flowers are used in a wrap that provides ultimate radiance, vitality, and overall body glow. Can be extended with a Vichy shower.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Sole Delight Foot Treatment (45 minutes): AU$75

A sensory experience for the feet that uses warmed aromatherapy oils to nourish and condition feet and nails, leaving a rich and healing action on the skin.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Indulgent Journey (3 hours 30 minutes): AU$409

Begin with a Coconut Rub and Milk Ritual Wrap. Then wash away your troubles with a Vichy rainshower or de-stressing bath ceremony. Continue with a Hot Stone Massage and finish with an anti-ageing facial treatment.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Visible Brilliance Facial (75 minutes): AU$165

An anti-ageing facial that firms, rejuvenates and plumps the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, using special lifting massage techniques and a Japanese silk mask impregnated with Pro-Collagen Booster Serum.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Skin IQ Facial for Men (75 minutes): AU$160

Prescribed to protect against the harsh, ageing effects of shaving and environmental damage, this is the ultimate skin overhaul for the male skin.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Absolute Ritual Spa (2 hours 15 minutes): AU$268

Choose from one of the unique Elemis Advanced Anti-Ageing or Advanced Programme Facials and combine it with the powerful effects of the Elemis Deep Tissue Muscle Massage.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

The Sea Temple Resort and Spa uses Elemis products from the United Kingdom.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 52 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AUD 32.00 for adults and AUD 14.75 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 22.50 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AUD 22.50 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 22.50 per night (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 52 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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