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The Hotel Cairns

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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This hotel was very disappointing after we had been told by Flight Centre it was 4 star. It was a tiny room with a view of a white concrete wall. After talking to management, we were eventually moved to a nicer room but facilities were...More

Thank Siansroom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basic hotel accommodation in 3.5star rating basis. Blurb description says it's been recently refurbished but this doesn't appear correct. Verandah and pool furniture in dire need of repair or replacement. Would have been handy to have had a microwave in the room instead of a...More

Thank Gabriella B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our stay here. Booked here for the charm of the place rather than a concrete high rise with no character. We loved our room, it was so nice to sit on a balcony with sea glimpses and watch the world go by. The only...More

Thank Brett T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed after arriving late before travelling the next day to Port Douglas. Great location, handy to everything and comfortable room. I thought it was a reasonable price and included breakfast. Our room was behind the Chinese restaurant where some kind of generator noise was...More

Thank Sandgesler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is free parking here, free wifi, clean room. You can pay extra for the breakfast which we did. It is a buffet with many items such has eggs, fresh fruit, pastries, tea, juice,... There are also some noodle dishes that I was not interested...More

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Description
The Hotel Cairns, with its impeccably private and tropical ambience, is a 4 star resort hotel superbly positioned in the central business district of Cairns, one block from the famous Esplanade. Its architectural ...More profile and exterior facade is one of the most beautiful examples of Queenslander heritage style, and is a popular talking point among many of the hotel’s visitors and guests. The hotel has undergone a complete remodeling and refurbishment to emerge as the classic accommodation of choice in Tropical North Queensland. Privately owned and operated by an Australian family, the Bakers, The Hotel Cairns is popular with international and domestic visitors and locals from the Cairns hinterland who appreciate quality and attention to detail. Set back from the street and well shaded by tropical trees and plants, The Hotel Cairns features a tour booking desk, a sparkling blue outdoor pool and spa, a modern, state of the art cardio gymnasium, a choice of function rooms, an onsite car park and a welcoming indoor/outdoor restaurant, The Plantation Bar & Grill. The Hotel Cairns is conveniently located just 10 minutes drive from the Airport, and an easy 5 minutes walking distance to shops and eateries in Cairns’ CBD. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$ 83 - US$ 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Cairns
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$ 83 - US$ 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Cairns
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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Traveller (196)
Room & Suite (79)
Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (16)
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Fred G
25 April 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
We travelled to Cairns by train from Brisbane. Depends on what you mean by 'late'. We saw reception staff available still available at about 10:00pm but I suggest your enquirer might be best to contact hotel to confirm.
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17beverlys
16 February 2015|
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Response from SunshineAussies | Reviewed this property |
They did for us when our flight was rescheduled due to a typhoon. I offered to pay, but they didn't seem to mind for a couple of pages. Waiting til its quiet at the front desk and there is a friendly face probably helps.
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"It's rundown, only book if very cheap. Forget the breakfast"
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"I would not book rooms here again"
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"Get a room away from the front desk."
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"Go for a room with a courtyard view."
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