Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Palm Cove, QLD, AU that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $148 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Palm Cove. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The charming area of Palm Cove awaits your stay

The beaches and rainforest provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Palm Cove. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its coral reefs and spas. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Palm Cove

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Palm Cove a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Kuranda Koala Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Australian Venom Zoo (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (7 mi / 11.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Palm Cove

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Palm Cove

Palm Cove is famous for its spectacular coral reefs, lush rainforest and tropical locale. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Palm Cove is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Barrier Reef (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Palm Cove Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Clifton Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Kewarra Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Palm Cove

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Palm Cove, QLD, AU?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 578 vacation rentals around Palm Cove. From 282 condo and apartment rentals to 264 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Palm Cove?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Palm Cove. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cairns Esplanade: 519 vacation rentals
  • St Mary's by the Sea Chapel: 622 vacation rentals
  • Cairns Base Hospital: 519 vacation rentals
  • Court House Museum: 622 vacation rentals
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course: 515 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palm Cove listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Palm Cove?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 282 Condos/Apartments in Palm Cove. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palm Cove include:

  • Houses: 264 rentals available
  • Villas: 45 rentals available
  • Resorts: 15 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Palm Cove?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 507 vacation rentals with pool available in Palm Cove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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