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Excellent 4 bedroom family holiday house in Palm Cove near Cairns & Great Barrier Reef in Palm Cove North Queensland
Contact: Maggie Sloper
From $1600/week* sleeps up to 8. * seasonal rates apply
Most kid friendly house in Palm Cove !!
LATEST ADDITIONS :
- IPOD & IPHONE SPEAKER DOCKING STATION
- FREE WIRELESS BROADBAND
- HUGE PLASMA TV
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The Palm Cove House is a privately owned vacation rental holiday home. Cairns is nearby and Palm Cove Beach just a 3 minute drive. An excellent family tropical holiday house with fabulous views over the Coral Sea and Double Island. We offer you the convenience of being located in a completely peaceful tropical setting yet just 2 minutes to Coles! Spacious and comfortable, imagine yourself lazing on a recliner around the swimming pool, listening to the sound of rainforest birds singing in the surrounding melaleuca trees or you sip a cocktail while you put on a CD and relax.
*SEASONAL RATES APPLY
There are 4 large bedrooms in the double story tropical style residence, and an enormous open plan living room complete with a fully equipped kitchen and large comfortable double lounge with a total of 4 sofas and a chaise longue. Plenty of space for everybody to spread out. There is an additonal rumpus room area complete with a pool table. From the rumpus area, double doors leading straight out to the large rear garden with in ground pool.The pool is fully fenced for child safety. Relax with a drink or have a barbecue by the pool in the enormous 100 square metre BBQ area overlooking the coral sea and local islands.
Take an easy 10 minute walk or 3 minute drive to magnificent Palm Cove Beach - Australians cleanest and friendliest beach and 16 beachfront restaurants ( 3 AWARD WINNERS) and bars in 5 minutes.
Palm Cove House has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The design is light and bright with a contemporary colonial theme. It has its own large private swimming pool in tropical garden surroundings. You can sit around the pool in the huge outdoor entertainment area and take in the views of the mountains and rainforest backdrop, before strolling out to the beach for a swim or dinner.
The master bedroom is a huge parents retreat with an ensuite bathroom containing spa bath and granite vanity basin, walk in robes and air conditioning. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms have built in robes and the 4th bedroom has an enormous shelving area for placing personal belongings.
There is a very large indoor living area and three outdoor recreational areas plus the front and rear gardens/lawns areas.
The Palm Cove house provides the perfect base for your Great Barrier Reef tropical family holiday. Just relax and enjoy all aspects of our Tropical Queensland outdoor lifestyle. Play some music while you relax with a drink poolside, a barbecue by the pool or just stroll down to the beach with a bottle of champagne and use the free facilites provided beachside.
Fine dining at a different restaurant every night of the week, and no worries about driving home because its less than 5 minutes to stroll home under a balmy tropical starry sky. If you prefer to cook at home, our kitchen is fully equipped and the local shops are conveniently situated at both Palm Cove and Clifton Beach shopping centre. The Sunbus (1X) into Cairns stops just 50 m from our front door. Or you can hire a car, we have remote garage parking facilities.
Palm Cove is located on the spectacular Tropical North Queensland Coast, just 20 minutes north of Cairns international airport, and 45 mins south of Port Douglas. Palm Cove is the most special place near Cairns due to its unique combination of olde village atmosphere and stunning modern resorts all set against a rainforest backdrop. Add that pristinely clean beach and the magical warm clear waters and the result is the perfect holiday destination! And of course dont forget that Cairns has the easiest accesss to that Great Barrier Reef!
DESCRIPTION OF THE PALM COVE HOUSE - enormous comfortable family residence
Palm Cove and Cairns Great barrier Reef Accomodation:
Entering the grounds up a 60 metre private drive, there is a private garage under the house with doors opening by garage remote control.
Once inside the house, you will find yourself in a large lower entry hall. The laundry is also situated at this lower level.
Walking upstairs you will immediately be astounded by the extensive ocean views from the 1st floor balcony which runs the full length of the house and beyond to the enormous pool deck area.
Entry to the main upper living area is from the wide verandah which runs the length of the house through 7 metre wide bi-folding doors with views out to the Coral Sea.
Upon entry into the living area, you will find yourself in a very large open plan room with lofty ceilings. Here we have the fully equipped modern gourmet kitchen with electric stove and oven and all the usual appliances that you have at home.
We also have a huge wall mounted TV with a cosy lounge suite seating area if you wish to watch TV. There is a 2nd lounge area with 2 settees and a chaise where you can have 'quiet time' to read or chat with friends. Around the corner you will find a pool table near the kitchen. This highly convivial set up is designed so you can choose to sit and spend time all together or have a separate personal space. There are also many quiet seating areas t be found outside in the grounds a stone tables overlooking the ocean and grounds as ell as the seating areas within the pool deck area.
The lounge area is tropical in design to allow cool cross breezes to flow throughout and does not require air conditioning.
There are 2 dining tables both outside - one is on the wooden deck and the 2nd is on the back verandah.
Configuraton of bedrooms:-
Master bedroom : -
King size bed
Ensuite bathroom with spa bath and shower overhead
Walk in robes
Dressing table with mirror and hair dryer
Air - conditioning
Double doors to verandah
Queen size bed
Built - in wardrobes
Double doors to verandah
Queen size bed - good quality sofa bed
Built - in wardrobe
Large wall mounted TV
Double doors to rear verandah
2 single beds ( as bunks)
Large storage shelving
Double doors to verandah
The 2nd, 3rd and 4th bedroom are at the other end of the house near the main bathroom.
The main bathroom is designed in a contemporary colonial style with travertine marble wall and floor tiles and a large marble vanity.
The advantage of the house layout is that there is plenty of space and many separate seating and living areas. The tropical pool and garden have a lovely barbecue area where you can just relax with a drink, or even in the pool as it has its own spa. The shady front and rear verandahs are also a great place to unwind and relax with a drink at any time of the day.
The house is equipped wit a TV, Hi Fi, and DVD player . You can also BYO own music CD's and DVDs.
FACILITIES AND SURROUNDINGS AT PALM COVE.
CAIRNS - THE GREAT BARRIER REEF. 25 MIN DRIVE TO REEF FLEET TERMINAL OR 5 MINS TO GREEN ISLAND JETTY ( WALKING)
Anything you could possibly wish for while on holiday, can be found at Palm Cove. Reef trips for diving, snorkelling and relaxing. For the sporting enthusiast there are 2 golf courses, Paradise Palms for the pro and Novotel 9 hole for the family. Fishing off Palm Cove jetty, tennis, swimming, hot air ballooning. If you want to relax a little more, why not luxuriate for a day in one of the FIVE spa resorts, and then go back to your excellent family accommodation at The Palm Cove Tropical House? Try a sauna, have a swim, have a massage or just relax on the glorious palm tree lined golden beach? Scuba diving is a great favourite and Palm Cove is serviced daily by boats to the Great Barrier Reef and Green Island as well as local buses into Cairns.
Quaint old buildings vie alongside 5 * luxury resorts. Palm Cove caters for all tastes and there is quality shopping, bars, casual bistros and restaurants. The choice of entertainment is limitless. Fine dining is easy - at one of the 16 restaurants - 3 are featured in Australias top 200, or just eat fish and chips on the beach. Palm Cove is just 25 minutes ride into Cairns where the new Esplanade saltwater pool is open daily until 10pm and is free to the public. Nightclubs abound and you can dance all night at one of the many trendy new night spots. Scuba diving or snorkelling is not to be missed, and from Cairns you be on the Great Barrier Reef in under an hour.
Perfect place apart from the lack of air conditioner in the lounge.0 people found this review to be helpful. 0 people found this review to not be helpful.
Great convenient location and a home away from home designed thoughtfully for friends/family groups. Kids loved the pool and the adults loved the quiet street within walking distance to beach, shops and restaurants.0 people found this review to be helpful. 0 people found this review to not be helpful.
Great kid friendly house. Is one level (so no steps for little ones to battle). Good supply of toys and DVD's - so the house was very child accommodating). The kitchen and bathrooms have been refurbished and are lovely and the house has a very homely feel to it. Thanks Maggie - enjoyed our weeks break0 people found this review to be helpful. 0 people found this review to not be helpful.
We had a fantastic family holiday. The house is spacious and well maintained with a great pool and beautiful kitchen. It was a really genuinely family friendly house with big pool, kids toys and plroom, the owners have thought of everything.0 people found this review to be helpful. 0 people found this review to not be helpful.
Airconditioning, Swimming Pool, Washing Machine, Parking, Dishwasher
- 2TVs, DVD, HI FI
- Cooking Facilities
- DVD player
- Free Fixed Line Internet
- HOUSE + CAR PACKAGES AVAILABLE
- IPOD & IPHONE DOCKING SPEAKERS STATION
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- Rumpus room
- Swimming Pool
- Towels Supplied
- Video Games
- WIRELESS BROADBAND
- Washing Machine
- close to amenities
- complete privacy and quiet
- enormous pool & barbecue area
- huge open plan kitchen/lounge
- incredible ocean views
- indoor outdoor living area
15% DISCOUNT ON HIRE CAR OF YOUR CHOICE FROM CAIRNS AIRPORT RENTACAR15% DISCOUNT ON CAR WITH HOUSE+CAR PACKAGE DEALHOUSE PLUS CAR PACKAGE FROM $2270 PER WEEKHOUSE + Car package available from $2338 per weekHOUSE + CAR PACKAGE AVAILABLE FROM $2100 PER WEEKhouse + car packages avaiable from $2338/wk
Last minute deal!
Stay before 28 Dec 2013 for 20% off.
Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.
Prices listed based on 8 adults. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 people.
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