Drift Apartments | Palm Cove | Privately Managed

Palm Cove , Queensland

From $174 pn

Drift Apartments - Privately Managed 

Situated on Palm Cove's esplanade, the design of Drift Apartments incorporates themes of the beach and the lush tropical rainforest of Far Northern Queensland. Listen to the waves and the warm summer breeze  setting the leaves of the majestic Melaleuca paperbark trees in motion as it is moving  throughout the complex.

Drift Apartments in Palm Cove is the place for a relaxing beach holiday in a modern and sophisticated environment. The bright colours of the modern interior add a cooling feel to the place and the outdoor furniture is perfect for putting up your feet and enjoying the views of the Coral Sea.

With four cafes, three restaurants, hairdressers and boutique retail shops conveniently located on site, everything that you need for the enjoyment of a holiday is right at your doorstep.

The centerpiece of Drift Apartments is the large lagoon pool that is inviting to a swim after a day of shopping in Palm Cove or experiencing one of the area's many attractions. Several lounge chairs are provided on the wooden deck sourrunding the pool in the landscaped tropical gardens.

To ensure that you are up-to-date throughout your holiday, a business centre with internet access is accessible to all guests.

All apartments are fully airconditioned to resist Queensland's all-year-round summer temperatures. The open plan living design of the apartments enhances a feeling of calm and freedom. Enjoy preparing fresh meals with local produce and dining alfresco on your private balcony. You will quickly feel like home in these well-equipped apartments.

We have a variety of apartments with various property managers at this property. We'll source the most suitable availability for your dates. From ground floor to pool view to beachfront, this resort has a range of apartment styles to suit all budgets and family types. 

Prices start from $174 p/n for a 1 Bedroom apartment.

Palm Cove Beach: On the beach
Cairns City: 25 minute drive
Cairns Airport: 20 minutes drive
Style/Rate: One & Two Bedroom Apartments 

Key Features:

Free form lagoon style pool, gymnasium and day spa. 


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Free form lagoon style pool, gymnasium and day spa. 


Room Facilities

The popular 1+ apartment type 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 king split 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 with an en- suite and has access to a private balcony or terrace. There is also a second bathroom and the apartment size 82 square metres.

Resort Facilities


  • Tropical Gardens with large Lagoon Pool
  • Children's Pool
  • Heated Spa
  • BBQ facilities
  • Gymnasium
  • Business Centre with Internet
  • Conference Centre
  • Car Parking
  • Restaurants, Shops, Hairdressers in Complex
  • Tour Desk


Drift Apartments
Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
QLD, 4879

 The room includes a starter pack of household supplies but you may need to purchase more for longer stays.  
Images are indicative of room type and facilities only. They may not be the actual room you are booking.
Rates in Australian dollars and inc GST
Standard No. of Guests Inc:  2-4
Max Guests allowed: (charges apply) 5
Minimum Night Stay 3
Minimum stay can vary by season and bookings may not be able to be reduced after booking.   
Check In: 3pm.  Check Out: 10am. We are unable to confirm early check in and late check out requests.   
Additional Cleaning Charge: Nil
High Chair and Cot hire are available  
Please review your quote to determine if a mid stay service is included in your stay as these vary from property manager to property manager. Daily services are available on request for an additional cost.   
Refer to our website Terms and Conditions for full booking conditions.  
Cancellation fees unless otherwise arranged are as follows:
For cancellations other than Government mandated travel restrictions; 30 days or more before arrival - full refund less a $200 administration fee.(some property managers do not offer deposit refunds for cancellations but we'll make you aware of this condition if it applies to your quote)
Less than 30 days before arrival - full payment. We strongly recommend comprehensive Domestic Travel Insurance as cancellations terms are enforced.