Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star family-friendly hotel near Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens


This family-friendly Cairns North hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens. Mount Whitfield Conservation Park is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away.

Hotel Features

This hotel features an outdoor pool, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, free airport drop-off, and a free shopping center shuttle. Other amenities include a business center, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities.

Room Amenities

All 42 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and kitchenettes. Balconies and pillowtop beds are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Reef Palms Motel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A business center is on site at this 3.5-star property.

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This family-friendly hotel also offers a library, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport at scheduled times, an area shuttle, and a shopping center shuttle are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Free airport transportation - drop-off 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Computer station 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 42 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Stovetop 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 10 and AUD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 30
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
  • Onsite 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.

We should mention

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.

National Rating

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

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