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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed four nights at Villa Marine and really enjoyed it. The unitz are very well appointed and have a nice terrace at the front protected by plants. The rooms were spotless. The garden is very well maintained and surrounded by tropical forest with a beautiful swimming.pool! Very close to the beach and to a nice cafe (by the shopping...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We just returned from a 3-week holiday in Australia, which included a 9-day stay at Villa Marine. Six of us (4 adults, 2 children) stayed in the Family Apartment and were very comfortable. The apartment was clean, bright, and airy; the kitchen was well-equipped and there was plenty of closet space. The patch of rainforest that adjoins the property is...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

We stayed five nights at villa marine. The unit needs a thorough cleaning and some TCL. The beds were clean and comfortable and the kitchen was relatively well stocked. The couch and floring felt grimy and needed a serious clean. There was an ant problem in the unit we were in (very typical on north queensland) so this is not...

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villamarine, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thankyou for your feedback and staying with us, I am sorry that we didn’t meet all of your expectations as we always go out of our way to help our guests. We are open 7 days a week, to help our guests but unfortunately we never got to meet Nicole during her stay. If we had been advised of any...

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 June 2014

What can I say? Peter is one cool guy. After stressful day of flying into Caines, Peter took over our trip planning and booked us on the best dive boat in the reef. I'd been snorkeling before and thought I'd seen it all, but my two trips were completely different experiences all thanks to Peter. The Villa itself is quite...

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villamarine, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thanks for staying at Villa Marine, we are really pleased that you enjoyed our beautiful rainforest environment and had a great time in Cairns. We hope that you will come back one day. Vila Marine.

Port Douglas, Australia
Reviewed 28 May 2014

All you need during your holidays is unexpected experience of beauty and relaxing atmosphere! After rough Aussie outback, we were looking for something more...let's say sophisticated. And found it in the most awesome place you can imagine - beautiful appartments within gorgeous garden flowers, super quality service and independance! That's how it is in Villa Marine. Close to the beach...

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This place is beautiful and clean. It is a bargain for the price. Just a block from the beach. Villa Marine is quiet and out of town. But there is still a supermarket 5 mins walk away and a bus stop a block away. The owner is very friendly and knowledgable and will go out of his way to make...

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 12 April 2014

I stayed 2 weeks in Villa Marine and I just loved it. It's a nice place to stay and it's 2 minutes walk from the beach!! The unit I was in had all you need to be comfortable. Peter, the manager is very kind and he was always available to help me. The unique experiences I lived there were the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Villa Marine apartments gave me exactly what I needed: a quiet, peaceful stay in a beautiful tropical garden setting. There's a pool surrounded by palms, or you can walk to a quiet beach. I liked the feeling of complete independence: I could do my own thing at leisure. The owner/manager Peter is very helpful if you want to get out...

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Bryan, Texas
Reviewed 22 February 2014

We stayed 4 nights at Villa Marine in February 2014. Great location. Great value. Outstanding service from owner/operator Peter. Peter set up our Great Barrier Reef diving and Green Island excursions. Peter is a diver and his recommendation to go to the outer reef was spot on. Peter also set up our Kuranda tour via scenic railroad and skyway return....

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Yorkeys Knob, Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Stayed for three nights at Villa Marine Holiday Apartments. My unit had a nice equipped kitchenette. Milk, tea and coffee supplied. Pool was also nice. The beach was half a street block away. Beach has an anti stinger net in place. Nice and quiet being convenient to Cairns by car or bus.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy 1 of our 9 villas facing rain forest and 50m from the beach with fully self-contained facilities, including kitchens and bathrooms. Our villas are suitable for couples, singles, families, and small groups, and we have a range of accommodation options to suit all budgets from budget to luxury. Located just 10 minutes north of Cairns by the beach, our environmentally friendly accommodation faces rain forest with diverse wildlife including kangaroos and many different rain forest bird species. Our tourist information center offers free tour bookings and car hire. Tours pick up at our door. Tap into our extensive knowledge on the best reef locations or our diverse range of every tour in the Cairns region! Friendly, helpful service, shops, supermarket, restaurants and buses very close. Villa Marine is located so close to Cairns, yet by the beach away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. Ideal for those seeking a more natural environment. Come and stay at Cairns' quirkiest holiday accommodation! Awards: Cairns Tourism Association Annual Award 2011. Best standard Accommodation for the Region: 2012, 2013, 2014. Tourism Tropical North Queensland Hall Of Fame 2015. TripAdvisor certification For Excellence: 2011, 2012,2013,2014, 2015. TripAdvisor Hall Of Fame 2015. Eco-Friendly Certification. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Marine

Address: 8 Rutherford St, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Yorkeys Knob
Price Range: ₹ 7,015 - ₹ 9,604 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Marine 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms are the same, clean, tropical feel and look out to the swimming pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Flicckk, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A lovely well laid out holiday destination. All the apartments have easy access to the pool and can hear the sea at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Miranda_NZ, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They all have patios where you can sit, but the tropical apartment has more of a garden, feeling you're in the forest.”
  • Lookout from the Rainforest, arranged by Villa Marine
  • Our diving spot at the Great Barrier Reef, arranged by Villa Marine
 of 5 bubbles CoolestWoman, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are clean and excellent, and it is very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles janjanCairns, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go for the newer kitchen rooms (still refit) not the older refit kitchen. From the pictures on their website look at the ovens!”
 of 5 bubbles JohnM694, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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