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Cairns Southside International

450 Mulgrave Road., Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia
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#62 of 67 hotels in Cairns
Cairns Southside International is a modern 4 star property that is only a short 5 minute drive into the city of Cairns, Queensland. You will find yourself situated right amongst great tourist attractions and events in no time staying with us. Feel free to roam the streets where you will find an abundance of internationally renowned restaurants, a huge variety of bars, as well as retail shops open till late every day for your easy browsing. If looking somewhere to relax for the day, there are plenty of options around the city, starting with the Cairns world famous lagoon, where you can help yourself to a free barbecue, lay on the lawns sun baking, or take a swim to cool off. Cairns Southside International has many facilities including the pool area where you can unwind amongst the palm trees enjoying a drink ordered directly from the bar. If you're feeling hungry then ordering from our popular Southside Bar & Grill A-La-Carte restaurant is a must, the menu features a large variety of choices, including freshly caught local seafood, a selection of succulent meat dishes, or a pasta meal full of your favorite flavors, there is something for everyone. Cairns Southside International will suit your holiday or business requirements. Laundry with ironing, tour booking desk, Internet computer terminals with printing, free wireless internet throughout, and fax options are just a few things we can help you with. All of our rooms are air-conditioned and have 32-inch flat screen televisions with foxtel to help make your stay with us comfortable, as well as a stocked mini-bar, iron with ironing board, hair dryer, and tea and coffee making facilities. We have plenty of rooms options, from our Queen bed guest room, up to our Luxury spa suite.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Conference facilities
Banquet room
Non-smoking hotel
Paid internet
Outdoor pool
Meeting rooms
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Self-serve laundry
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Tammie H wrote a review May 2021
Cairns, Australia9 contributions
This would have to be the worst place I have ever had the displeasure of staying at. Booked for 3rd April through Agoda, checked Agoda's reviews and they weren't too bad.....should have checked other sites and heed the warnings not to stay there. This cess pitt was disgustingly filthy, I didn't want to touch a thing. If I had of had money to stay somewhere else I would have left immediately. The whole place smells, broken glass panel to the entrance door with a manky dirty towel next to the door with god knows what on it was the first welcome sign. The toilet in the room smelt like vomit, cockroaches, screwed up blanket from previous guest....or guests, who knows if they ever clean it. Multiple hole repairs on walls and doors., smoke detector covered in a plastic bag (is this even legal?), dirty walls......did I mention the smell!!!! Air conditioner didn't work, the list goes on. Thank goodness I had my own beach towel with me as there was no way I was going to use one of the provided stained towels. I also used the 'then' damp beach towel after my shower as my blanket to keep warm in bed as goodness knows where the provided screwed up blanket in the cupboard has been. I did not feel at all safe in this room, Within 5 minutes of being in the room had a guy from next door banging on our door telling us to stay away from the door....we had a 'shared' balcony he did not want us on. I have never heard of a shared balcony before, definitely not mentioned in the ads. Says it s a business class 4 star hotel. Not sure what business that would be but this cess pitt would be lucky to get 1 star. I feel as though I was tricked. This place needs to be burnt down and they should have paid me to stay there. Tried to put review on Agoda which was the booking platform but it appears they don't publish real review. Hotel reception not open when checked in. Have sent 2 emails to the hotel directly and have received no reply. Avoid this place like the plague!!
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Date of stay: April 2021
Room Tip: Do not stay here
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CV wrote a review Apr 2021
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The most disgusting motel you will EVER stay in. We had dirty sheets (pee stains and animal hair) and dirty rooms. Stinks of cigarette smoke and overall putrid smell in the rooms. People smoking in hallways. Pubic hairs in bath tub. Other people’s rubbish and food still in the rooms. Blood stains on curtains. Rats running around premises. No staff on site to help. All you get is after hours number for people in a different town. You even get given keys to rooms that people are living in. Didn’t feel safe. We found other accommodation and now won’t refund us the money we paid for when we didn’t even stay there.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Firehousechilli c wrote a review Jan 2021
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Stayed over xmas 2020..room was smelly. Filthy. Maggots. Stains on towels supplied. Very noisy. Felt unsafe. Complaints ignorned. U have been warned.its bad. Bad bad. Not one good report about place. Bed matress had collasped giving me sore neck. Cobwebs on not working a/c
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Michelle & Brett Pearce wrote a review Jan 2021
9 contributions1 helpful vote
Do not book accomodation with this hotel, it is a disgrace. We arrived 31/12/20 to be advised our booking wasn't valid because we requested an extra bed. After finding Cairns was fully booked we had no option but to stay. When arriving at the room we found a shamble, disgusting mess with rubbish in the halls and people smoking in the complex. Smoke alarms covered and windows not secured. We have tried 8 times now to speak to the owner/manager who does not take calls.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Room Tip: Don't stay here
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Brian P wrote a review Sep 2020
Cairns Region, Australia37 contributions13 helpful votes
Out of town on main Road, easy walk to Earlville Shopping Centre and Cazalys Club. Bus stop right outside to the city centre. Off street parking, Restaurant on site Balaclava Hotel opposite serves good food. n the down side rooms are very confining and the shower noise from adjoining units is very loud. No lift so if you have a lot of luggage seeks a downstairs room. If by car try for a low number upstairs particularly with a lot of luggage, up to 18/20 will save a long corridor walk.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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US$45 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cairns Southside International
Which popular attractions are close to Cairns Southside International?
Nearby attractions include Stockland Cairns Shopping Centre (0.6 km), Cazalys Cairns (0.8 km), and Arthouse (0.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Cairns Southside International?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Cairns Southside International?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Cairns Southside International?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Cairns Southside International?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mr Soy Boy, Thai Coins, and Balaclava Fish.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Cairns Southside International?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Cairns Southside International have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Cairns Southside International offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Cairns Southside International?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Cairns Southside International offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.