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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 375 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2013

While the hotel(rather a motel) it is very eficient and reliable it reverberates the noise from everywhere. The acoustic insulation is terrible i heard all day and night the road traffic of the busy Sheridan street. The room doors when they open they have an alarm like abulance car. Some guests the keep for a while open or even forgot... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 13 July 2013

Location and price convinced us to book this hotel a short 10 minute walk from Cairns Esplanade. Sub $200 rooms are hard to come by in Cairns so we were please to find a family room in this hotel for just $120. On arrival at 11am we were told out room wasn't yet ready so we should come back at... More 

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Mortlake, Australia
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Reviewed 5 July 2013 via mobile

This was a good place to rest our heads after a long travel day & a late flight in but I'm glad we only had one night. The rooms are badly in need of some repairs ( broken tiles) and a really good clean ( pretty sure the toe nail clippings in the bathroom weren't mine!). Nevertheless it was cheap... More 

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Mortlake, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 5 July 2013 via mobile

Very basic room but has everything you need. Bathroom is simple and a little dated complete with shower curtain and rust rings around the shower head. Everything about this place feels like it would benefit from a good scrub. We were on the 3rd floor and noticed how grubby the stairs were every time we walked the 3 flights. Also... More 

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Reviewed 27 June 2013

Stayed at this hotel with my son in November 2012 for two weeks. Our room was on the pool side. I personally have nothing negative to write about this hotel. Our room was always clean the staff were super helpful. The hotel is in walking distance to a great shopping mall, city centre, esplanade,public pool (and the time we were... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 4 June 2013

The Best Western City Sheridan is a good, standard hotel in Cairns. It has a nice location near the center of town. It's within walking distance of the coast, shops, food, and public pool. The rooms are clean and adequately appointed. There is parking on-site and free wifi access in each room. This is a decent and economical place to... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

Best Western City Sheridan has quaint rooms for a great rate. The rooms are spacious. Showers have great water pressure. The rooms are far from fancy, however the rooms are clean. The wireless internet service is free, which is a rare thing in Australia. This hotel is ideal if you have days filled with sightseeing, tours, excursions, and travel.

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Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for five nights and overall it is a very pleasant hotel. The staff were super helpful and the room a lovely size. The only downside was the distance from the centre, as being a solo female travellers it wasn't an area I would want to walk around at night. The noise from the stairwell was also a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 21 April 2013

It's a good 20 minute walk through several busy interchanges to even get to the Esplanade which is the main tourist area and practically the only part of the city with restaurants. The hotel is next door to an "adult entertainment" shop and a computer gaming place. So you can well imagine the types that hang around this area. The... More 

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2013

This hotel should be avoided by everyone. When we arrived in the evening there was no reception open. We had to call someone to unlock the safe for our keys from a phone that was working intermittantly. The room was crawling with ants and a large cockroach was in the bathroom. we killed most of the ants but when the... More 

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City Sheridan is located close to the city center of Cairns, regarded one of the most popular hotels in a region that is viewed to be a must visit destination in the world. Cairns is surrounded by lush rainforest, beautiful tropical waters and scenery that has to be seen to believe. Staying with us at the City Sheridan you will be located within a 10 minute walk to Cairns best city attractions including; Cairns central shopping center, large number of world renowned restaurants catering for all cuisines, plenty of lively bars and clubs, Cairns Civic Theater, Cairns Convention Center, Cruise Ship Terminal, Bus Terminal, Museum, Arts Gallery, Train Station, Reef Fleet Terminal and the Reef Casino. City Sheridan is also only a 5 minute drive from the airport. ROOMS Our rooms are large in size and cleaned daily. We offer free wireless internet throughout the hotel. All rooms have their own private bathroom and balcony that opens the rooms to the wide open tropical weather and scenery. For in room entertainment your room has a 32-inch TV with free in house movies. Other inclusions is a microwave, fridge with mini-bar, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, safe, tea and coffee making facilities, and a desk with chairs. Your balcony is furnished with a table and 2 chairs. FACILITIES City Sheridan facilities include a tropical outdoor swimming pool with cascading waterfall, tour booking desk, guest laundry, and onsite car parking. City Sheridan also has the Sheridan Lounge Bar, a great place you can meet other travelers and share your stories while enjoying a beverage. The Sheridan Lounge Bar also has a computer terminal with free printing facilities. SHERIDAN RESTAURANT Sheridan Restaurant serves continental breakfast buffet daily from 7:00 am through to 10:00 am. Enjoy your morning breakfast poolside in the company of tropical palm trees and a cascading waterfall. SHERIDAN LOUNGE BAR: After a day out enjoying all the fantastic adventures that the Tropical North Queensland has to offer, relax pool side with a drink chosen from our large selection of beers, wines and spirits. TOUR DESK: City Sheridan tour booking agents are always available to help you through the large variety of adventure options. Great Barrier Reef, Cape Tribulation, and the Daintree are just a couple of the more popular attractions, and for the thrill seekers; skydiving, bungee jumping, hot air-ballooning, or white water rafting might be more your style, with over 200 adventures on offer, there is definitely something for everyone. CHECKING IN: Reception is open from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm daily. If you are arriving after 9:00 pm, the phone that is located on the front reception doors will direct call an after-hours service. If you are arriving after 9:00 pm, please let us know. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairns City Sheridan

Address: 157 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Best Western)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: ₹ 4,387 - ₹ 7,334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairns City Sheridan 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Best Western City Sheridan Hotel Cairns
Comfort Inn Cairns
Cairns Comfort Inn
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 of 5 bubbles 54cmp, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you have heavy luggage it is a struggle to the floors”
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“There are no ground floor units and there is no lift - difficult forthose of us who have trouble with stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Remlig, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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