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“Great Budget option in Cairns”
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Acacia Court Hotel
Ranked #62 of 64 Hotels in Cairns
Queensland
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
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“Great Budget option in Cairns”
Reviewed 17 December 2010

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and it was a great budget option for Cairns. Rooms were dated but very clean. You need a car to drive into the city area but you can also walk along the beachfront in about 10 mins. Would stay here again as a budget option in a heartbeat!

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled as a couple
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 28 November 2010

The hotel had very helpfull and friendly staff, the food form the restaraunt was a great value for money and was set beautifully. the room was large and spacious and for only 95 doars aus it was great value for money. the room service was wonderfull and quick to. the position that it was in was supurbe not to close not to far away but most of all the staff at the reception were very very helpfull

  • Stayed May 2010, travelled solo
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Edinburgh
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Reviewed 14 November 2010

Stayed at this hotel for six nights in October 2010. Found the staff were helpful, perhaps with signs of understaffing at busy times. The location was lovely and the walk to and from town centre most enjoyable.

Breakfasts were good and taking into account the general prices for buffet dinners in Cairns were excellent value. Loved the swimming pool and enjoyed the view from my comfortable sea facing room.

Would have no hesitation in staying there if i were to visit Cairns again

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  • Stayed October 2010
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 10 October 2010

We paid A$95/night for a ocean view in October. The location was a bit of a walk from the main area of town, which is okay if not too humid and if you're not too tired. Evening walks were delightful, right on the esplanade. Taxi was $20 from airport and $10 from centre of town. Reception staff are perfectly efficient, okay in the friendly-meter, every we asked for was obliged, the wait/kitchen staff are very friendly. Beds very comfortable, room clean & everything worked - it wasn't a luxury stay, perhaps a little dated - but certainly good value for money, especially when you're out all day sightseeing.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 27 September 2010

Hotel staff were not friendly and it seemed like I was interrupting their day to check me in. Once I was settling in my room a nasty electrical sound was be emitted from the back of the TV when I turned it on. I informed the reception staff of this and they sent someone (who I assumed was housekeeping staff) up to have a look. The staff said the "TV picture and the sound was still working" so it was OK even though there was a loud electrical hissing coming from the back. I informed the staff that this TV should not be used and could I get another room to which they replied "no rooms available". It wasn't until I asked to speak to the manager that I was allowed to have another room (which seemed to be available).

Checking out the next day a young couple where trying to check in early. Without even checking the computer the staff rudely said no rooms available until 2pm without even offering to look after their luggage.

Second stay that week wan't any better. Airconditioner didn't work, multiple hairs left in the bathtub .... wouldn't recommend staying here.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled on business
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  • Stayed September 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 September 2010

Stayed here one night. Rate 75 AUD which was quite cheap. But the room.......omg. Furniture outdated, gloomy and dark, and the bathroom looked like a war bunker. But the worst was the smell. Awful. My fault I didn't ask to change room. Too tired and lazy. Maybe other rooms are a bit better. Should you ever go there, avoid room 209.
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  • Stayed September 2010, travelled solo
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Additional Information about Acacia Court Hotel

Property: Acacia Court Hotel
Address: 223-227 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #62 of 64 Hotels in Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Acacia Court Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 148
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Contemporary 10-story Hotel located on the Esplanade. ... more   less 
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