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A luxury stay in Palm Cove awaits you at Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa. Within a 10-minute stroll, you'll find Palm Cove Beach and you'll be within 3 km (2 mi) of Cairns Tropical Zoo and Clifton Beach. Highlights at this beachfront property include 3 outdoor swimming pools, 2 bars/lounges, and a full-service spa.

All 126 apartments feature balconies, wired Internet, and satellite TV. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes, slippers, and free toiletries. Additionally, 24-hour room service, coffee/tea makers, and in-room childcare are available.

A relaxing visit to Vie Spa can include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages along with body wraps, body scrubs, and aromatherapy. The property's own poolside bar is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the onsite health club, fitness center, and spa tub. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas, a kids' swimming pool, and a coffee shop/café. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 5-star Palm Cove property, attractions include Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 126-room Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa has direct access to Palm Cove Beach. The landscaped grounds have three swimming pools (a lagoon-style pool with waterfalls, a lap pool, and a children's paddling pool). The fitness center is fully-equipped with weight and cardio machines. Vie, the full-service health spa, has six treatment rooms and Vichy shower room and offers a range of treatments. A restaurant and lounge bar feature contemporary Australian cuisine and snacks. There is a small boutique selling resort wear, jewelry, souvenirs, candles, and postcards. The hotel also offers free self-parking.

The Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa offers 5 meeting rooms for the business traveler as are several secretarial services, including a courier service, faxing, and photocopying.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 126 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Health club 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Designated smoking areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Wired internet access ( 22.50 AUD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 22.50 AUD per night )


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Temple of Tastes - Contemporary Australian cuisine with Pacific and Southeast Asian influences. Outdoor and indoor dining area. Outdoor area surrounded by gardens and water features. Interior has cascading water wall, Buddha statues, and contemporary décor. An ‘early bird' children's menu is available from 5.30 PM – 6:30 PM. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Lagoon Bar - Lunches, including pizzas, pasta, salads, steak, and seafood. Light snacks, cocktails, and drinks. Open-air pavilion adjacent to swimming pools. Low seating and wood décor. Open from mid-morning to late evening.

Nearby Activities

The Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa has three swimming pools: a lagoon-style pool, a lap pool, and a children's paddling pool. The fitness center has a treadmill, cycle, rowing machine, and exercise stations with weights. Pilates and yoga instructors are available on site with prior arrangement. The resort also offers a games library with board games and CDs/DVDs. The resort has direct access to Palm Cove Beach.

Waterskiing and wakeboarding on fixed cables can be enjoyed at Smithfield, a ten-minute drive north of Cairns. The driving range Club is 10 minutes away by taxi at Smithfield, and has a driving range, while Paradise Palms golf course is five minutes' drive. Helicopter sightseeing is available at the aviation terminal. Jet skiing, motor boating, rafting, parasailing, and boat tours for scuba diving and snorkeling on the Barrier Reef can be organized from Cairns (30 km) or Port Douglas (40 km). Bicycle rentals, jet skiing, sea kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling, motor boating, mountain biking, water skiing, whale watching, and fishing can also be accessed from Palm Cove. There is a children's playground on the beach, 10 minutes' walk from the resort. Horse riding is available 10 minutes away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The six spa treatment rooms at the Sea Temple Resort and Spa include a double Vichy room, three treatments rooms (two of which have outside verandas), and a manicure/pedicure room. Ergonomic and heated massage tables ensure the neck, spine, and leg muscles are cradled against any pressure points. Signature treatments include facials and water-heated basalt stone massages, which are designed to relax and re-energise for a harmonious feeling of wellbeing. Click the link(s) below for more details.

Temple Relaxation Massage (60 minutes): AU$115

For those who want a gentle touch, therapists offer a complete body massage from head to toe.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Aroma Stone Therapy (75 minutes): AU$165

Hot basalt stones are placed on key energy points, while signature massage techniques are combined with warm oils to deeply massage and rebalance mind and body.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Head, Neck, and Shoulders Massage (30 minutes): AU$75

Instant relief for trouble spots on the head, neck and shoulders; can be extended to 45 minutes and include a Frangipani Scalp Treatment.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Exotic Lime and Ginger Salt Glow (45 minutes): AU$90

An exotic exfoliation ritual to reinvigorate and revitalize the body. The salt glow deep cleanses, polishes, and softens, while a body lotion leaves the skin glowing and vibrant.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Exotic Frangipani Body Nourish Wrap (60 minutes): AU$145

Aromatic Tahitian coconut and frangipani flowers are used in a wrap that provides ultimate radiance, vitality, and overall body glow. Can be extended with a Vichy shower.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Sole Delight Foot Treatment (45 minutes): AU$75

A sensory experience for the feet that uses warmed aromatherapy oils to nourish and condition feet and nails, leaving a rich and healing action on the skin.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Indulgent Journey (3 hours 30 minutes): AU$409

Begin with a Coconut Rub and Milk Ritual Wrap. Then wash away your troubles with a Vichy rainshower or de-stressing bath ceremony. Continue with a Hot Stone Massage and finish with an anti-ageing facial treatment.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Visible Brilliance Facial (75 minutes): AU$165

An anti-ageing facial that firms, rejuvenates and plumps the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, using special lifting massage techniques and a Japanese silk mask impregnated with Pro-Collagen Booster Serum.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Skin IQ Facial for Men (75 minutes): AU$160

Prescribed to protect against the harsh, ageing effects of shaving and environmental damage, this is the ultimate skin overhaul for the male skin.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

Elemis Absolute Ritual Spa (2 hours 15 minutes): AU$268

Choose from one of the unique Elemis Advanced Anti-Ageing or Advanced Programme Facials and combine it with the powerful effects of the Elemis Deep Tissue Muscle Massage.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

The Sea Temple Resort and Spa uses Elemis products from the United Kingdom.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AUD 32.00 for adults and AUD 14.75 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 22.50 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AUD 22.50 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 22.50 per night (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 52 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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