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Koala Beach Resort

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2 weeks ago
“Dated but clean”
29 Nov 2017
“Two nights in Cairns”
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed in Koala Beach Resort for a period of 12 nights in a one-bedroom apartment. Work had booked the accommodation. The resort itself is located centrally, conveniently close to Cairns mall and the restaurants and Esplanade, 10 mins from reef ferry terminal. Koala Beach...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Stayed in the Hotel section, room itself wasn't too bad but could be better. For example there could be a bigger table to eat on even if it's mobile plus there's a lack of tea or coffee (there was a kettle, and a vending machine...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I've stayed here a few times over an 18 month period. There is a hostel section which I've stayed in, and an adjoining hotel section. Originally there were people living in the hostel section permanently who were drunk, noisy and disruptive at night, but my...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Really disappointing for me was the kitchen. It is one of the most important things, when I try to live cheap I need to cook. The hostel didn't provide any cutting knives, plates, bowls (eg. Salad etc.) or basic kitchen tools. Other than thag the...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

The dirtiest place I have ever, ever stayed. (And that includes third world countries) Place seems to not employ cleaners. Bugs everywhere. Bugs IN THE MICROWAVE that's a new one for me. Kitchen was appalling. No facilities provided for cooking. When I asked for some...More

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Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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28 July 2017|
Response from Travellerlgb | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of, but it's in OK condition for a backpackers.
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"Avoid Room 8 if possible, located close to the exit gate which visitors access between 7PM and 8AM so..."
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"stay somewhere else rooms need cleaning and frefurbishing"
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