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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 18 December 2016

All rooms are very basic , and small ,only small shower.not sure if other rooms have a bath. some staff are friendly others are not . Also there is a restaurant and bar at the back of the motel close to McLeod Street, the only reason I booked this Motel , at the time ,cairns was fully booked with many...

Thank Margaret N
Salem, India
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Since we were in shoestring budget & hadn't planned in advance, this was one of the properties we could book. They have a restaurant but serves only dinner. You need to order food - delivery or go to a nearby restaurant about two blocks away. The front desk will help you book day trips or airport transfer usually for the...

Thank sonalirpradhan
Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This place was nothing like the images shown on the booking site we used. Dirty room, no air con and noisy (from customers and planes flying over). Unfortunately we didn't check tripadvisor before booking as it's clear we weren't the only ones to have this experience. I'd recommend seeking other places to stay.

Thank jonwalker1
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Another long hot day on the road and all I wanted is a peaceful, clean room. I got a semi clean room with hair in the bath, dirty shower glass, a leaking toilet, an air conditioner from Noah's ark that made so much noise I thought it was going to take off. No lifts and I was on the 3...

Thank Kerri R
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Dirty and broken taps in the bathroom and glass missi g from window in the bedroom, stale apartment,shabby service the photo doesn't do justice ; refuse to stay found better accomidation further down the road,would not recommend this place to stay service poor as do not check thst the apartment was ready.

Thank Lyn M
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The decor looks like someone vomited skittles everywhere once they saw the deplorable conditions of this place. And boy oh boy don't get me started on the bathroom. The shower overflowered, tiles were falling off the wall, there was no sanitary bin, and there was no lock on the bathroom door. The prison-like window had a direct view to the...

1Thank Kit K
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in room 12, next to the laundry room, those machines were so noisy that we heard every load being laundered, the bed linen was clean but the bathroom was dirty, hairs in the shower, a window so rusted it won't close and dirty grouting, the wardrobe door was hanging off and would not close, the...

Thank Kayden12
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The room had a good size, it was cleaning the service was good and friendly, just had some noisy neighbour 2 room from mine, they talked loud all night. The swimming pool has a decent sized, didn't try the restaurant because there was too many outside to try.

Thank Florindo D
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This place was absolutely disgusting..They advertised their resort rooms on booking.com however we were put into a room that looked like a crack den. We couldn't even stay in the room it's was so filthy. There were dodgy people who looked like they were on drugs out front and hanging around the door to our room. I actually felt sick...

2Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

After flying interstate from wa we was found to not have any accomodation, we was so lucky to get a room for the night at rainbow inn. The beds was quiet comfortable and we just slept off our jet lag.

Thank Patricia-Gail A

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently renovated Cairns Rainbow Resort is located in Cairns, Queensland, One of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, surrounded by lush rainforest and beautiful tropical oceans. The Resort is Located close to the city center where you will find shops, world renowned restaurants that cater for every cuisine, large variety of bars and clubs and only 100 meters to the esplanade and ocean waterfront. 5 minute drive is the Cairns Domestic and International Airports. 15 minute walk of the resort you can get to other attractions such as; Cairns central shopping center, cairns civic theater, convention center, cruise ship terminal, arts gallery, casino, train station, bus terminal, cairns museum, botanical gardens, and much more. Cairns Rainbow Resort is a tropical oasis close to the city center offering great valued rooms with Pool, Spa and tropical garden views. All rooms have private balconies, and free wireless internet. ROOMS: All of our rooms have balconies that open your room up to the beautiful tropical gardens and pool area. Only meters from your room awaits our spa perfect for relaxing and our large swimming pool with cascading waterfall, perfect for those warm summer days, by pools side awaits the lounge chair area where you can lay back and let the sun shine down while you enjoy a cold beverage from our bar, or a meal from the Coral Garden Restaurant. All of our daily cleaned comfortable guest rooms come with on a 32" Flat TV screen, free wireless internet, room safe, hair dryer, iron with ironing board, tea and coffee making facilities, microwave, fridge. FACILITIES: Cairns Rainbow Resort facilities include a tropical outdoor swimming pool with cascading waterfall, outdoor spa and pool side lounge chair area, tour booking desk, guest laundry, and onsite car parking. Coral Garden Restaurant and Coral Bar are our onsite dining options, both great places to meet other travelers and share your stories while enjoying a dining experience and beverage. The resort waiting lounge has a computer terminal with free printing facilities, free wireless internet is throughout the resort. CORAL GARDENS RESTAURANT: Coral Garden Restaurant is your onsite option for dining. With a collective mixture of contemporary and classic design and views of tropical gardens, you sure will be pleased with the location of the Coral Gardens Restaurant. Offering locally caught seafood, succulent steaks, fresh salads, and seasonal vegetables you will be very pleased with the options. Not just offering a large variety of dishes, we also offer a few options for dining. During the humid months that the tropics bring, having a seat inside the restaurant is the comfortable choice, with a large fish tank along with gentle back ground music, you will feel relaxed and ready to try our a-la-carte menu. For the rest of the beautiful year round weather, you might be much more inclined to have a table in the outside area, you will be dining under the stars, and enjoying the clear night sky's. If dining amongst tropical palm trees and the background sound of only a cascading waterfall is your thing, no problem, this is also available with pool side dining. Also available is room service if relaxing on your private balcony is your preferred option. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Inn

Address: 179 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: ₹ 3,346 - ₹ 6,847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rainbow Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Rainbow Hotel Cairns
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#12 Spa Hotel in Cairns
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“The Back rooms , on first floor away from the restaurant are good for peace and quite.”
 of 5 bubbles margaretn45, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles jonwalker1, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't stop here”
 of 5 bubbles 352kerrir, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay extra for pool view room, other rooms would be too noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnnyGoldcoast, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure, which rooms were better, only stayed 1 night.”
 of 5 bubbles DRU150, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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