Renovated in 2009, this family-friendly beach hotel is a superior apartment-style resort with 73 fully furnished self-contained units set amidst tropically landscaped gardens. Facilities on offer to guests include a lobby area, conference facilities and Internet access with 3 WLAN access points (charges apply). There is plenty of parking available (80 spaces) for those arriving by car.
This hotel is located on Holloways beach, just a few minutes north of Cairns city. It is a few metres from the golden sand and warm tropical water, as well as from cafés, links to the public transport network, restaurants and shopping facilities. The location of the resort provides easy access to the city. Cairns Airport is only 7 km away.
The resort offers 1-bedroom apartments, with a separate living/dining area, kitchen, laundry and bathroom. All apartments are large and have been designed for the tropics, with opening doors and windows, individually adjustable air conditioning and ceiling fans. They feature large balconies, high ceilings, and tiled floors. The apartments can accommodate up to 4 people with the 3rd and 4th persons sharing the sofa bed. They are equipped with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a TV, a radio and Internet access. The kitchen comes with a fridge, a cooker/oven, a microwave, tea and coffee making facilities, a washing machine and an ironing set. A king-size bed is provided as standard.
The resort has an open style with extensive tropical gardens surrounding the open air saltwater pool. The pool area is conducive to lazing around on one of the sun loungers. There is a gazebo which houses the free BBQ and there are also tables and chairs for sitting and reading or enjoying the BBQ. Guests may relax with a massage (for an additional fee) and Palm Cove Golf Course is just a 20-minute drive away.
Meals are available at the beachfront café and restaurant. Guests can enjoy breakfast overlooking the beach and relax in the evening with drinks and a beautiful meal on the balcony of the restaurant. There are also other takeaways and restaurants on hand, catering to various budgets and tastes.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Guests arriving from the airport should continue until the end of Airport Drive, turn right at the lights onto Captain Cook Highway (Sheridan Street), cross the Barron river, go straight on at the 1st roundabout (past Machans beach). Then turn right at the 2nd roundabout (into Holloways beach), go straight on at the 1st roundabout onto Oleander Street, stay on Oleander Street through to the 2nd roundabout, and then continue to the beachfront. The resort is on the left just before the water.
The resort reception is open daily between 7.30 am and 6 pm. Guests arriving after hours should contact the resort before arrival to confirm arrangements for collection of their key.
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board
King size bed