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Bay Village Tropical Retreat

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Reviewed 28 August 2008

Nice rooms, great price, a bit of a retreat and provides excellent overall value for money Had supper there too. Food very good, not expensive and way better than the fast food stuff sold in most of the town centre restaurants. Yes it is a 20 min walk from town centre (see a previous complaint) but the town centre is...

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Reviewed 19 August 2008

My girlfriend and I went to the Bay Village Retreat last July and it was fantastic. We had some doubts about this hotel but when we arrived everything was great. The receptionist was very nice and we had no problem with the room. It is a good value hotel. I will recommend it if you are looking for a little...

1Thank Tomtomy
Godalming, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2008

Stayed here for 4 nights in August 2005, great place. The location was excellent with easy walking distance to the marina and shops and restaurants. The staff were really friendly, particularly when they came to pick us up from the airport, they were knowledgable and happy to advise on the best things to do in Cairns. As for the rooms...

1Thank Rubber_Duckie89
Reviewed 21 March 2008

Very rude receptionist tried to charge us again for a trip we had already paid for and wouldnt take our word that we had paid and said there was no record of it (very rudely). I gave her our invoice that we paid off and she said 'that means nothing!!' Their unorganised staff hadnt taken the charge off our room....

1Thank Honeyjj
Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 15 February 2008

The hotel was well priced and very clean. The staff was very friendly and helped us book excursions for the days ahead. But by far the best thing there was the wonderful restaurant. We ordered a feast for two that gave us a taste of just about everything on the menu. I would stay there again in a heartbeat.

1Thank Alison1975
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2007

The start of our australian break was 5 days at Bay Village. We were collected from the airport by a member of the management who told us the hotel wasn't overly busy on that particular day (bank holiday). Arrived at hotel reception having just travelled on a 10hr flight at 8.30am. Told by a very unhelpful receptionist that they were...

1Thank horseshoes89
Austin, TX
Reviewed 15 September 2007

I was pleasantly surprised when I arrived at this hotel. You never know what you are getting when you book from a review and don't have a personal recommendation. I loved it. I felt like I was in the South Pacific. They have an open air lobby which is nice. I don't know if I got upgraded or if that...

3Thank travelingfool01
north east
Reviewed 26 August 2007

We booked this without knowing what to expect after our son had visited Cairns. We need not have been worried and the hotels , although a few blocks from the esplanade and town centre, is easily reached in a about 10 minutes walk. The receptionists were excellent in everything. Nothing seemed to be a problem. The bar area was good...

4Thank molthemackem
Reviewed 14 July 2007

We arrived late in the evening the staff were really friendly and helpfull we had been upgraded to a suite, so had a kitchen. We droped our bags and went straight in the pool after a long day of travelling. The pool isn't overly big but very refeshing in the heat. There is a nice bar and restaurant attached to...

Thank w0rldwidetraveller
East Sussex, England
Reviewed 11 July 2007

This was my first hotel on my 3 week tour of Oz. They come and collect you from the airport which is nice. Unfortunately, the flight arrived at 8am and my room was not ready until 2pm which was not a good start! I managed to grab a shower in the cublicle in the ladies loo and store my bags...

1Thank Alison6

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Bay Village Tropical Retreat

Address: Cnr Lake & Gatton Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: £65 - £122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bay Village Tropical Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room away from the street - there are rooms out back or by pool which may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles oreillymark, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Non-smokers should ask for accommodation away from smoking tables”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No lift. Hopefully service you receive from staff will match mine.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelBugCx, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The apartments are in a separate block so all the same.”
 of 5 bubbles 141AndrewS141, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the first floor rooms,”
 of 5 bubbles pratimc, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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