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Drift Resort, Palm Cove

Style: Coastal Cool

This private boutique beachside resort offers loft and apartment style accommodation, with some rooms offering views of Palm Cove Beach. Enjoy privacy and comfort as larger paperbark trees and tropical fauna frame this luxury resort.

What we love:

  • Each accommodation option offers views of either the ocean, garden or pool
  • Laze by the quarter acre free-form lagoon pool 
  • Meals on your private balcony offer serenity and great bird-spotting opportunities

In the Know:

  • Tour desks will create an itinerary to explore all that Tropical North Queensland has to offer
  • Compact rooms feature a queen size bed in the day-bed area, ideal for families
  • Palm Cove is just 25mins north of Cairns

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Location: 2 Veivers Road, Palm Cove QLD 4879, Australia

Arrival Time: 14:00 | Departure Time: 10:00

Drift Resort is a beachfront resort in Tropical North Queensland's favourite destinations Palm Cove. A centrepiece of the resort is the quarter acre free-form freshwater lagoon pool providing a cooling oasis. Melaleuca (paperbark) Trees provide ample shade over the expansive decking areas. Within the pool area is a children's wading pool, 12 person spa pool and two dedicated BBQ areas.

Guests can choose from loft, 1, 2 or 3 Bedroom style apartments, which are fully self-contained and feature a range of views including ocean, pool and garden.

Enjoy complimentary WiFi and onsite parking, as well as gym facilities and boutique common areas. Drift Resort provides a secure bike storage area fitted with a bike washing bay and workshop area. This is to allow for guests to enjoy the nearby world class riding tracks. 

Located on the beachfront of Palm Cove, you're surrounded by cafes, restaurants & boutiques to enjoy.

Drift Resort offers tour facilities not only to experience the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest, but also picturesque islands, the Tablelands Region, crocodile farms, tropical zoos and more. 

 

Facilities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Amenities
  • Bathrobes
  • Cafe
  • Conference/Meeting Facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Hairdryer
  • Kitchenette
  • Lift/Elevator
  • Non-smoking establishment
  • Reception - limited hours
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Weddings accepted
  • Airport transfers (fee applies)
  • Balcony/courtyard
  • BBQ Facilities
  • CD Player
  • Daily newspaper in lobby
  • Drycleaning
  • Heater
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Parking - onsite
  • Restaurant
  • Shower only
  • Tour desk
  • WiFi - free
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Business Centre
  • Ceiling fans
  • Desk
  • Gym
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Linen provided
  • Minibar
  • Pool - outdoor
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Spa
  • TV/DVD
  • Wheelchair accessible

Directions

Drift Resort Palm Cove is located 25 minutes north of Cairns adjacent the magnificent tropical, palm fringed beach of Palm Cove. Drift Resort offers airport pick up/drop transfers. If you’re driving yourself, it’s very easy. Turn right onto the Cook Highway at the main airport intersection and travel 25kms along the highway until you reach the Palm Cove suburb sign. Turn right at the next T-intersection (Veivers Road) and travel towards the beach. Drift Resort is on the beachfront on the corner of Veivers Road and Williams Esplanade.

Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy is for a full refund with more than 14 days notice. Cancellations between 7 and 14 days will incur a 1 night accommodation charge. Cancellations of bookings for special event periods ie; Christmas, New Years Eve and Easter or with cancellations less than 7 days, will be charged the full cost of the stay. We will endeavour to provide our guests with requests such as pool view but this can not be guaranteed.

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Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 4

Tropical Apartment with 2 Queen Beds

This popular apartment offers the best of both worlds. By day a one bedroom apartment with an open day-bed area for reading, snoozing or relaxing. By night the day-bed area transforms into an additional fully enclosed compact sleeping area with a full size queen or trundle bed.

Apartment facilities include an open lounge dining area, fully equipped kitchen, private bathroom with walk in shower and concealed laundry. The master bedroom contains a queen bed and has access to a private balcony or terrace.

Room Features

Free WiFi
Flat screen TV and DVD player
Fully equipped kitchen
Full size fridge/freezer
Convection microwave
Dishwasher
Benchtop cooking elements
Washing machine & clothes dryer
All apartments have a private balcony or terrace

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Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 2

2 Storey Loft Apartment

The Loft Apartment includes an open lounge dining area, fully equipped kitchen on the ground floor, with a private master bedroom containing a queen bed, bathroom and concealed laundry upstairs. A great apartment for those who are looking for a special getaway.

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Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 2

One Bedroom Ocean Front

One Bedroom Ocean Front Apartment will impress the most discerning travellers. A separate master bedroom and elegant open plan living/dining area with fully equipped kitchen flow seamlessly out to the spacious balcony overlooking the Coral Sea. Relax on modern outdoor furniture and watch a magical North Queensland sunrise. Apartment facilities include a separate powder room and a concealed laundry. The master bedroom with en-suite contains a queen bed and has access to the private balcony.

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Room Configuration: 2 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 6

Two Bedroom Apartment with 3 Queen Beds

Perfect for larger families or a small group of friends. This large apartment offers the best of both worlds. By day a two bedroom apartment with an additional open day-bed area for reading, snoozing or relaxing. By night the day-bed area transforms into a separate fully enclosed compact sleeping area with full size queen bed.

Apartment facilities include an open plan lounge/dining area and fully equipped kitchen. The large master bedroom contains a queen bed, en suite and has access to the balcony. The second bedroom has a queen bed and shares a bathroom with concealed laundry facilities.

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Room Configuration: 2 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 4

Two Bedroom Ocean Front

Sleek and modern, this executive style apartment has magnificent uninterrupted views of the infamous palm fringed coastline from the expansive balcony. Two large separate bedrooms, two bathrooms including a separate internal spa bathroom with views out to the Coral Sea.

Apartment facilities include a spacious open plan lounge dining area with a fully equipped kitchen � all flowing through to an expansive balcony to capture the tropical breezes. The master bedroom contains a queen size bed with access to a private balcony. The second bedroom can be configured as one queen bed or twin beds and has private access to the second bathroom and concealed laundry.

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Room Configuration: 3 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 8

Condomaximum Ocean Front Apartment

This executive style ocean front apartment is truly something else. Expansive sleek open plan living areas overlooking the Coral Sea, have luxurious lounges� with luxurious lounges, dining suite and a private office/study. The Master Bedroom is king-sized, well-appointed with a superb en suite. The further two bedrooms and separate study share the second bathroom and an additional powder room with a concealed laundry.

The magnificent state-of-the-art entertainers� kitchen has Miele appliances including a built-in steam oven and coffee machine and sprawling benchtops with a combined breakfast bar. The designer kitchen oozes style and opulence.

The front of the Condomaximum has an expansive balcony with glass balustrades overlooking the Coral Sea, then to the rear of the apartment a second balcony overlooks the magnificent Drift Resort free-form lagoon swimming pool.

Room Features

Free WiFi
Flat screen TV and DVD player
Magnificent designer kitchen
Full size fridge/freezer
Full size oven
Built in steam oven and coffee machine
Convection microwave
Dishwasher
Benchtop cooking elements
Walk in shower
Washing machine & clothes dryer
All apartments have a private balcony

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