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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

To the staff of the resort The biggest of thankyou for looking after us for our Easter/birthday/Engagement weekend.The room 419 was beautiful.To Glenn Cassandra and Cherly from the resturant thankyou for your wonderful service.you always greeted us and everyone there with the biggest of greetings and smiles.Glenn you make the best cocktails which I so enjoyed.Thanks again to everyone.We will...

Thank Nicci K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is lovely, the breakfast included was amazing and was very affordable. The rooms are nicely sized and comfortable. The pool is very spacious and well maintained. Would recommend this place to families and solo travellers.

Thank Queenslander1998
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a nice hotel, maybe a little bit old now, but they are doing renovations and the rooms are big and clean. The two swimming pools are amazing, with sand, water feature and even a Jacuzzi. The breakfast is ok, even is they do not have many options for vegans. The staff is really friendly, they gave us access...

Thank dottordany
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I first stayed here when it was owned by Ibis - great place, amazing pool and good clientele. Now, 3 years later I thought I would have the same experience but everything changed. Dirty and smelly rooms, carpets, some clientele looks like they were homeless and the worst breakfast buffet ever. This was one of their premium rooms as well....

Thank crystak
Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stayed here on our Australian tour. We arrived in the early evening and were efficiently allocated our room which was a on the ground floor facing sports fields. It was fairly basic but totally adequate for our needs - somewhere to sleep, shower and relax for the short time that we were actually in the room. The decor was...

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We booked the Cairns Colonial Club Resort because it claims having WiFi and breakfast. Excited we found a four star hotel for that price we just were disappointed from the total beginning: The hotel is really far away from the main centre. No chance to get to the city by walk. But you can take the hotel shuttle bus. For...

Thank sternchen195
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here over the weekend. The staff were friendly and helpful, especially when we locked ourselves out of our room! The room is a bit tired but nevertheless clean and comfortable. The pools were great and as there is 3 of them, never crowded. Great stay on a budget, we will be back!

Thank Wally A
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice hotel it has seen better days but still a very friendly hotel good for families on a budget.. it has 3 good size pools it has a buffet breakfast but serves the same order everyday which gets boring after awhile.. the staff are very friendly the beds are very comfortable the bathroom is clean but...

Thank unclechownza
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I had stayed at the Colonial Club many years ago and decided it would be a good location to take the family, mainly due to the three pools that were onsite. I am pleased to say that our stay here was very enjoyable and the kids had a ball. From the airport the best option is a cab for around...

1Thank Matt M
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We are group of friends stayed in this resort while we in cairns Free pick up from airport, even though we arrive after mid night. Staff: 5/5, very helpful n friendly, we booked all tours at tours desk Pool: 5/5 there 5pools, warm water, which lots of tropical tree around pools. Can simple stay in this resorts all days Location:...

Thank Sam T

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The Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club is set amongst 11 acres of lush, award-winning tropical gardens. We feature 5 different room categories and 345 rooms in total. Dive into one of the 3 lagoon style pools, enjoy a cocktail at the Pool Side Cafe or squeeze some sand beneath your toes on the man made beach. A variety of dining options are available from the sensational buffet at the Homestead Restaurant to something more casual at the Poolside Cafe. Work up an appetite on the tennis court. With our Guest Lounge, Tour Booking Office, Internet access and Resort Shop, the Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club has the facilities to be your home away from home whilst you are in Cairns. All major tour operators pick up and drop off at the Resort, making it easier to explore the wonderful attractions that Cairns and Tropical North Queensland has to offer. Other facilities include games room and a Conference Centre. It is easy to see why the Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club is known worldwide as the premier leisure Resort in the region. Airport and City-centre transfers are available at a nominal fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairns Colonial Club Resort

Address: 18-26 Cannon St | Manunda, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: ₹ 3,944 - ₹ 7,597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cairns Colonial Club Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 315
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Also Known As:
Cairns Colonial Club Hotel Cairns
Cairns Colonial Hotel
Cairns Colonial Resort
Hotel Style:
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
#26 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
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“Get a room toward the back of the resort - easy accessibility to carpark.”
crystak, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor away from main centre”
1wendyr, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay longer to enjoy the resort”
V1037LCstevew, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Almost all rooms are on ground floor ;practically single storied hotel. Very good rooms for people with reduced mobility.”
pulin109, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quite location”
855kellieg, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
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