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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Cairns awaits you at Imagine Drift Palm Cove. You'll be steps from Palm Cove Beach and 2.8 km (1.8 mi) from Clifton Beach. Highlights at this beachfront property include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchens and washers/dryers.

Each apartment is individually decorated and features a flat-screen TV with digital channels, along with free WiFi, a balcony or patio, and a ceiling fan. In-room dining is easy with a kitchen that comes equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, and a stovetop. A safe, a hair dryer, and an iron/ironing board are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the onsite fitness center, spa tub, and kids' swimming pool. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Palm Cove property, you'll be 13.1 km (8.2 mi) from Great Barrier Reef.

Property Features

Imagine Drift Palm Cove offers its guests an outdoor pool, a children's pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 3 meeting rooms available. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the luxury Imagine Drift Palm Cove. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Cairns apartment is smoke free.

  • 65 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference center
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Washer/dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) (25.3 km / 15.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Imagine Drift Palm Cove offers 65 accommodations with washers/dryers and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Accommodations at this 4-star apartment have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after noon must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 44 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 20 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • UnionPay
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 200.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 30 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 10 (one-way), (up to 15 years old)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 20 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 44 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Imagine Drift Palm Cove Apartment
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  • Mercure Hotel Palm Cove
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  • Grand Mercure Rockford Esplanade Apartment
  • Grand Mercure Rockford Esplanade
  • Imagine Drift Apartment
  • Imagine Drift
  • Imagine Drift Palm Cove Apartment
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  • Imagine Drift Palm Cove Apartment Palm Cove

You should know

  • Imagine Drift Palm Cove offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Pool access available from 7 AM to 9 PM.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

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

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