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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“the managers”(6 reviews)
“hosts john”(2 reviews)
“nelly bay”(13 reviews)
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Tennis Court
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy ferry from Townsville then a 5 minute bus ride to resort...owners friendly and happy to pass o any advise. Try the pub in Picnic bay, great food. Koala Park in Horseshoe bay is a must, cuddle a koala and python. Merlin Bar for a...More

Thank Scott W
Response from IPmanagers, Manager at Island Palms ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Sounds like you really got out and explored our island. We always promote the 10 trip 'flexi' ticket to our guests prior to arrival. As you say, (based on 2 persons) if you're both heading back to Townsville for minimum 1 day during your stay...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We were able to only stay one night here before we had to evacuate due to Cyclone Debbie. We would not call this a resort but more apartment style hotel. What we did experience was a clean 2 bedroom apartment with a small kitchen and...More

Thank Ally G
Response from IPmanagers, Manager at Island Palms ResortResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for reviewing, albeit you only managed to stay one night versus a week. Hopefully you will get to visit Australia in the future, without experiencing such weather threats.

Reviewed 26 January 2018

The location of this resort is fantastic, bus stops right out the front, managers are extremely friendly and helpful. Car hire was very reasonable when compared to others on the Island. Accommodation was clean, very spacious, had everything you need and those extras given by...More

1  Thank Curtin2305
Response from IPmanagers, Manager at Island Palms ResortResponded 1 February 2018

Very pleased to hear you would recommend Island Palms Resort. We believe we offer a good range of complimentary starters such as detergents, tissues, tea/coffee etc, but it is always great to have that confirmed. It was a pity you needed a rain umbrella, but...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

We stayed for 6 nights in August and can not say enough about Magnetic Island. The accommodations are excellent. Very spacious and every amenity that you might need. Pool is great, views are beautiful. Island transport is easy to use and reliable. Grocery store is...More

Thank bisou1994
Response from IPmanagers, Manager at Island Palms ResortResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, and thank you for giving a great snapshot of Island Palms Resort, its good location, and highlighting the great island walking tracks. National Parks do a great job in maintaining them for public enjoyment without...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

My family and I enjoyed a week at Island Palms. The resort has good sized comfortable 2 bedroom units with a kitchen - no stove. All units face the water but best request level 2 or 3 for water views.The managers are lovely, the pool...More

3  Thank Ruth D
Response from sandjaustin, Manager at Island Palms ResortResponded 18 December 2017

Glad you enjoyed your stay here. And yes, we are very conveniently located - beach only meters from Reception, 300m walk to Foodworks Supermarket, and 700m walk to the Magnetic Island Bakery (post office, bank, clothing shop & restaurant all in the same complex). The...More

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Free Parking
Beachfront
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Tennis Court
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US$116 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$116 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"go level 3 for view...but only if you can walk up, there's no lifts"
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"Ask for ground floor if unable to climb stairs as there is not a lift"
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"All rooms are quiet but level 2 or 3 has better water views."
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"Top room you get a view"
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