1. Australia
  2. QLD
  3. Cairns and Barrier Reef
  4. Palm Cove
  5. #184983

Bonita Vida - Private Villa in Palm Cove

House, Palm Cove

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 3 reviews

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Min 3 nights stay

6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 bathrooms


Bonita Vida is located in the heart of Palm Cove, only a 5-minute walk to the beach and main esplanade via a tropical boardwalk ALL of Palm Coves restaurants and shops are on the Esplanade . Our pavilion-style house embraces a tropical lifestyle and oozes holiday vibes. It's completely private, yet close to the action.

Bonita Vida – Our guest’s favourite bits:

- “It was like a 5-star resort without the crowds and loud children except for ours”.

Lindsay - Brunswick VIC

- “The property is well designed, fully equipped and there is nothing you have to worry about”.

Philippe - Switzerland

- “Loved having the plunge pool to ourselves to take a dip whenever we felt like it, and the BBQ area

is awesome.

There are so many great restaurants in Palm Cove, and the main strip along the beach is just a 5 min walk from Bonita Vida”.

Nikki – Perth, WA

The house is very well-equipped. The main pavilion has a spacious bedroom with king-sized bed, ensuite, comfortable living area, a chef's kitchen, indoor dining, laundry, office and double lock-up garage. The other pavilion has two bedrooms, one with a queen bed the other with 2 x king singles this can be made into a king bed upon request. Undercover decking surrounds the house with outdoor dining, kitchen & BBQ facilities, a plunge pool and lush gardens. There is a port-a-cot and highchair for any little ones too.

All facilities, furnishings and linen are of high quality we have a strict, 100 fluffy towel policy. We aim to be your home away from home, offering you a unique and memorable holiday experience.

You’ll also have access to a health club, with gym, tennis court, lap pool and sauna facilities only a 5-minute stroll from the front door.

What you can expect:

We offer a 24-hour meet & greet service. If your plane arrives late, we’ll make sure we are at the house to greet you and get you settled. And it doesn’t stop with the meet-and-greet…

It’s our attention to detail that our guests love, every inch of Bonita Vida has been designed to let you immediately relax as soon as you walk in. There is soft lighting, locally sourced artwork, a cupboard with oil/condiments, three different ways to make coffee plus the coffee, milk and sugar, board games, eco-friendly soaps, laundry detergent and even a bottle of bubbles to get you started.

Most importantly, Bonita Vida looks like the pictures no over generous Photoshopping here.


Main Pavilion

- Bedroom with king-sized bed and walk-in robe

- Ensuite with large shower and dual sinks

- Very well-appointed kitchen

- Indoor dining

- Comfortable & relaxed TV/living area

- Laundry

- Office

- Double lock-up garage

Second pavilion

- Bedroom with a queen bed

- Bedroom with 2 x king singles can be made into a king bed if you like

- Bathroom with shower and bathtub

Outdoor Living:

- Kitchen & BBQ facilities, including fridge

- Mineral plunge pool

- Outdoor dining

- Sun beds


- WiFi

- Gym, 25m lap pool, tennis courts & sauna

- DVDs

- Portable cot & highchair

- Children's beach toys

- Board games

- All linen including beach towels

- Esky & picnic supplies


- 25 minute drive from airport

- 40 minute drive from Port Douglas

- Walking distance to Palm Cove Esplanade- restaurants & shops

- 5 minute walk from beach via a tropical boardwalk

- Car hire walking distance away

- Bus routes & tour pick-up within walking distance

- Bike hire, yoga, classes & golf available from gym at cost

- Shopping centre with a Coles 5 minute drive


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Private pool, Washing machine

Air conditioning Books Ceiling fan Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Cot Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Fitness room/Equipment Games Garage Hair dryer Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Living room Microwave Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Private pool Refrigerator Sauna Stereo Stove Television Tennis Toaster Towels provided Toys Video library Washing machine
Bonita Vida - Private Villa in Palm Cove is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing house Lovely place to enjoy our Christmas family reunion , the house was extremely well equipped to the highest standard and it was obvious that a great deal of care had been taken to ensure we had everything we could possibly need. The short stroll to the beach and the esplanade made this a perfect base for our Queensland holiday , thanks so much !
Date published: 2017-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Luxuriously Welcoming Our stay at Bonita Vida could not have been surpassed. Everything listed was not only there, it was the highest spec and quality available. Completely seamless indoor to outdoor living in a luxuriously private and quiet setting only minutes from all the activities and buzz Queensland has to offer when we wanted it. I would have no hesitation to return.
Date published: 2016-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The place to stay in Palm Cove! The house is just amazing. As soon as you step in you feel like you're in a safe (tropical) heaven with beautiful plants, flowers and birds all around you. The property is well designed, fully equipped and there is nothing you have to worry about. Rooms are tastefully decorated and the place is really cozy. You can trust the pictures on Stayz, you won’t be disappointed. We travelled from Switzerland and stayed for 4 weeks with our 2 kids and we really had a great time. Also worth mentioning the kindness of Jacquie and Max, the owners. They were really friendly and helpful (especially if you need advice on the different day trips/tours you can do from Palm Cove). Strongly recommend !
Date published: 2016-08-25
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