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Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2014

My partner and I stayed at Karana Palms Resort for 2 nights and loved the location, we were close enough to Surfers that we were able to walk to dinner and the shops. Whilst the apartment was basic it was clean and tidy and suited our requirements for a short stay.

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kaikoura
Reviewed 14 January 2014

I stayed with son and grandson and had a wonderful stay - venue is great - pool pleasant and only 5 min walk to surf - we went to most days - suits self catering - i slept on fold out - was comfortable

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3Thank teri340
Ballina, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2013

I stayed at Karana Palms Resort for 2 nights. The apartment was clean, comfortable and quiet. The location is absolutely fantastic, just a 10-minute walk to Surfers Paradise and a 5-minute walk to restaurants, shops etc on Chevron Island. Would definitely stay here again.

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Whakatane New Zealand
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Our title in our review says exactly how it is. We have been staying at Karana Palms every time we come to the Gold Coast as it has everything we need and love. It is the best of both worlds lovely and peaceful, but yet close enough to enjoy a pleasant short walk to the heart of surfers. Evelyn and...

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Bunbury
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Have just stayed at Karana Palms Gold Coast for another ten days,I have been staying here on a regular basis 3 times a year for the past 2 years and I would call it my second home. Evlelyn and Robert are the best hosts and always make you feel at home.The rates are very affordable and the rooms are always...

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Uralla, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2013

The room was totally disgusting. We arrived at 2pm paid for our accommodation the cleaner had only just started cleaning the room while we were in the room waiting for her to leave waited half an hour and was still cleaning the room had a terrible smell the fold out bed in the lounge room was broken and we were...

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2Thank J R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We have just arrived home from our third successive year from our Winter stay with Robert and Evelyn and have marked it for many more. The reviews say it all, It is indeed a great place to stay. Sitting out on the balcony surrounded by palms with the birds whistling and the sun shining down. It doesn't get better than...

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2Thank GordonR45
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2013

If you want a well appointed, functional unit to stay in, then this is it. Clean, comfortable and above all, quiet. It is extremely practical for people that want to have everything self contained. We spent 7 nights and we were very impressed with the fact that you could do everything from cooking to washing and drying your clothes. It...

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1Thank Frank K
Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Deceptively beautiful inside. Well laid out plan inside the units and kept very clean. We spent 6 nights there and the owners were only too happy to help us with any (and all) questions and requests. Lovely, clean self contained unit and facility as a whole. Would we go back there ??? Most definitely - Walking distance to the shops...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2013

We keep coming back to Karana Palms. This is our third visit to this Resort. The Management are great, nothing is too much trouble. We had lots of help booking tours and tickets to attractions. Rooms clean and quiet. Kids love the pool area. A perfect holiday. Thank you.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Karana Palms Resort

Address: 40-42 Tarcoola Cres | Chevron Island, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: RM263 - RM921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Karana Palms Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Karana Palms Hotel Surfers Paradise
Karana Palms Resort Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise
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“make a request”
 of 5 bubbles keironr2014, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Bedrooms were at the rear, so very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 37johnk37, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“On the Ist floor overlooking the poll”
 of 5 bubbles haggy1606, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“1 bedroom apartment is what we stayed in and was clean and self contained”
 of 5 bubbles 782jeannies, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor for the oldies as there isn't a lift”
 of 5 bubbles 878reneeb, 11 Feb 2015 | Read review
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