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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is an older property, but many rooms have been revamped and have modern decor. My wife and I stayed in this hotel for two nights as part of a group. It is advertised as a resort hotel. The grounds have some trees and well taken care of plants and an outdoor pool. The bed was very comfortable. The room...

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Reviewed 26 March 2016

We stayed for two nights.. two nights too many! CONS: Overpriced Feels like youre living in the 80's.. and smells like it too! Breakfast is dismal (long life juices, yucky coffee, lack of fresh fruit, woolworths milk) Customer service is average Old bathrooms Cant sit on the balcony because the railing shields your view (you can stand though) the pools...

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1Thank jess k
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Close enough to Cairns central,about 10 min flat walk along the boardwalk, but far enough away to be peaceful.great views from oceanview balcony.Pool,with bar,beautiful,clean with little private corners to hide in.Staff very helpful,breakfast great (never ate lunch)

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Thank Lorraine F
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Rydges is a lovely hotel with everything you can need - spacious rooms, restaurant, swimming pool. Walking distance to nightlife but there are also plenty of taxis to help you get around. Staff are lovely and helpful. Meals are great & the lady who runs the bar is lovely, nothing is too much trouble for her. We travelled as a...

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Thank Wendy R
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights with this hotel. Lovey and quiet, great beds, good sized rooms & lovely staff. So close to everything we walked everywhere. I didnt eat or drink in the hotel so i cant rate that. Only down side is the rooms desperately need an update.

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Thank Meghan R
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We stayed at the Rydges Esplanade for 5 nights and loved the experience. This is a great hotel that provides a great service. Without exception the staff were all friendly and helpful - especially Sean who booked our trips and provided excellent local knowledge. He is a credit to the hotel. The room was large & clean with good air...

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Thank Brian W
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Top floors finished, mid floors in progress. We stayed on a lower floor, so the room was a little dated, but scheduled for remodel this year. Good location, within walking distance of all the beach and park activities. About 1km from the wharfs. Close to good restaurants. Free wifi and free covered parking. Nice pool.

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2Thank JLPage
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

I wanted to give my colleague from USA a feel for Cairns and this is a well positioned hotel. We paid for the sea view which has a great view east over the harbour. The hotel is well equiped with a reasoable bar and resturant. Parking is undercover but you pay extra. It is about 800m walk to all the...

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Thank Rodney C
Winmalee, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I found the room to be nice enough, but it had an old and slightly run down feel to it. I felt it could be updated. The views were nice and the location fairly good, just a short walk to the CBD via the waterfront. Don't rely on the WIFI.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The room is as photos depict. Clean and nice. Service was just average. Not overly friendly but not rude either. Major fixes needed with the free wifi and business centers as their computers are extremely slow especially considering you pay per 20 minute usage time. The bar, pool, and gym were nice and the fire and ice dinner menu is...

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  • Pool
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

Address: 209 - 217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Matson Resort Cairns)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: ₹ 5,735 - ₹ 10,633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 240
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“A room overlooking the Esplanade is always a good choice.”
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“It doesn't matter, we take run-of-house and have never been disappointed!”
469ians, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“From our room on the Western side, we couldn't hear much with any kind of noise really from the nearby roadway.”
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