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Weipa, Australia
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I stayed here as I was doing a course next door, so was convenient. Room was a 1 bedroom apartment it was clean & tidy. A few negatives: the sliding doors to balcony were broken ended up leaving them closed the whole stay, the bedroom sliding doors were hard to open & close, the shower temp & pressure not the... More 

Thank Kazalee
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to make your Review however we would of loved for you to let us know when you were here and we may of been able to fix 'your negatives' Would really appreciate if you could respond to us by email with your name so we can go and recheck the apartment as we are... More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I'm sure you remember us! We were the couple that came desperately looking for somewhere to stay having been disappointed with our other apartment.. You even let us use your computer! :-) We didn't get chance to say goodbye properly to you both and little Dusty!! What absolute star! Just to thank you so much for your help and service,... More 

Thank Hayhoe123
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Of course I remember you 2 .... and how lucky we were that you found us! And so extremely pleased that we were able to make your stay in Cairns enjoyable. All the very best of health and happiness for the future. More 

Mansfield, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Got greeted with a big smile and unit was very good. Exactly what we wanted. Only a few blocks to Cairns Central. Staff bent over backwards to make our stay very comfortable. Beds were very comfy and wished we had of stayed longer. Will be back.

Thank Sally g
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thanks Sally... an absolute pleasure of your company and really look forward to your return visit. Greatly appreciate you kind and positive review. All the best. More 

1 review
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The Manager was very welcoming and made sure our needs were met. The rooms were nice. Dark room to sleep in which meant we got to have an awesome sleep. Great kitchenette facilities. Definitely a bargain for the price 😊 would go back for sure. Was fully booked out but was still quiet

Thank Kreke22
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Really appreciate you taking the time to place your review - pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and do look forward to welcoming you back when next you visit Cairns. Many people say that they continue to return to City Terraces cause they love our apartments and the cleanliness, the convenience, the undercover and secure parking, and the accessibility... More 

Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I stayed here for work late last year. I stayed a few days during the week, and over a weekend, checking out on Monday. My colleague and I arrived in to Cairns in the morning and figured we would try our luck at checking in early, or at the very least dropping our bags off. To our surprise our rooms... More 

Thank Tim E
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thank you for you taking the time to give a Review on City Terraces Cairns. Yes, how lucky your room was ready and we are more than happy to make the room available as soon as it is ready but obviously cant be guaranteed.... we are also able to hold luggage if the room is not ready. Our complex is... More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Was stay here to do IWCF school just up the road. So was nice and close to the place as well good place to do homework. Shops close by as well. Was in room looking out on to the road like this as when closed the door no noise at all. As well we could see cars and people walking... More 

Thank RobertBruceHamilton
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure having the boys come to do the course at the Cairns Centre for Drilling and Well Control.... Yes Perfect Location... whilst ensuring you have a good night uninterrupted sleep. See you in 2 years (if not before) More 

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Stayed two nights here in November. Geoff the owner of the property was on hand to taker care of every detail, and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were clean, spacious and the air-conditioning was quiet and really effective. The pool is very nice and the barbecue area is well-stocked with useful items for guest convenience. Location is close... More 

Thank Sandra B
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thank You Thank You .... for your extremely positive feedback. We do sometimes receive negative feedback in relation to our location... and yet we feel that our location is pretty close to being perfect... as you said close enough to walk but far enough away to ensure no inconvenience of disturbance. We do hope to see you again when next... More 

Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Very quiet and clean with the balcony giving a view of the pool. Planes coming in for a landing pass directly overhead and the noise is very loud. It is about a 15 min walk to the touristy area with restaurants etc. We stayed over a week end and there was literally nothing close by, it seems to be a... More 

Thank Bunny W
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thank You for your response to your stay here at City Terraces Cairns. Yes we do have lovely self contained apartments and pleased you found them to be clean and quiet. Yes depending on the way the wind is blowing we do have from time to time planes going over the Cairns City Centre to land at the airport.... I... More 

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Level Contributor
79 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Chereyel and Phil are very customer focussed. Nothing was a trouble. All apartments have a balcony and face the pool. Five minutes walk to the major Cairns shopping centre. Ten minutes walk to CBD. Apartment had everything needed for a pleasant stayboarding is underneath the building and secure. WI-FI Mb could be increased as there is a small allowance.

Thank Robert and Corr... A
CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your feedback and we are pleased you found everything to your liking at City Terraces... and Cairns is a wonderful place to visit. NBN have just been on site finalizing the final connection so we are hopeful that this will make a difference with the connection for WiFi for when you next visit... Trust we will see... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
Level Contributor
30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We stayed in a ground level 2 bedroom apartment which was not on the roadside so was very quiet. We looked out towards the swimming pool and used the bbq facilities that were provided. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The rooms were clean and although the bathrooms weren't modern the shower had great water pressure. It was an easy... More 

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CityTerraces, Manager at City Terraces Cairns, responded to this review

Thanks Belinda... we appreciate you taking the time to share your experience of staying at City Terraces. Pleased you had a lovely stay and trust that if you visit Cairns again we will have the pleasure of your company! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT COMPLEX IN CAIRNS CBD.... 1 Bedroom Apartment - sleeps 2pax - additional/separate bedding (sofa) can be provided with charges applying (max3). All apartments are SELF CONTAINED with separate BEDROOM - Queen Bed, separate BATHROOM (shower over bath), KITCHEN, LIVING/DINING area leading onto a spacious BALCONY. 2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom Apartment - sleeps 4pax - additional/separate bedding (rollaway) can be provided with charges applying (max5) Bedding is a King and 2 Singles Beds Self contained with FULL KITCHEN includes cooktop, separate oven, dishwasher, microwave, LIVING/DINING area - all apartments have a PRIVATE BALCONY Main BEDROOM (King Bed) with ENSUITE (shower), Second BEDROOM (2 Single Beds) spacious Main Bathroom (shower). City Terrace Apartments - location is extremely important and CITY TERRACES is in the ideal location.... a short walk to the Cairns Central Shopping Centre, the Esplanade tourist precinct and the commercial business offices. COMPLEX is an elegant Queensland style building set back from neighbouring building making it extremely quiet and peaceful. There is a range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant and enjoyable such as the large saltwater swimming pool set in tropical gardens, BBQ area with outdoor dining, ample FREE UNDERCOVER and SECURE car parking, guest laundry, tour desk and FREE internet access (limits apply). Self Catering apartments are not serviced daily. A mid-stay freshen up is included for all stays of 8ns+. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Terraces Cairns

Address: 63 - 65 McLeod St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn & Suites City Terraces)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: ₹ 5,818 - ₹ 10,321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — City Terraces Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 34
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“Maybe try top level although there are no lifts, so have to carry bags.”
 of 5 bubbles Kazalee, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stairs only up from the garage, so be mindful when booking and think about the amount of luggage you have.”
 of 5 bubbles time647, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose a bedroom that backs onto the internal walkways.”
 of 5 bubbles SandraB722, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Anty room as the pool closes at ten pm. Easy to have a sleep in, on the days you dont haveanything planned. Ten minutes from the airport.”
 of 5 bubbles ShonaD348, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Choose in front of the pool”
 of 5 bubbles CarlosJunior_4763, 24 Aug 2014 | Read review
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