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The Hotel Cairns
Ranked #45 of 64 Hotels in Cairns
Tasmania
1 review
“Long weekend”
Reviewed 8 August 2012

An excellent place to stay. Reception staff were very helpful - and cheerful. As were the dining room staff. Rooms were spacious, comfortable and clean. And the hotel is in a handy location, five minutes walk from the Esplanade and city centre. Recommended

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
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Cape Tribulation, Australia
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Reviewed 3 August 2012

Have been staying here regularly for years and you can't beat the $100 deal. Great North Queensland plantation design. Great location. Rooms are always clean. Staff are always attentive. Food is always good. Just wish I had more time to hang out.

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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York, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2012

We stayed here as part of a short package deal to Cairns. We stayed a lovely Tower suite. Extremely comfortable. This Hotel would have rated excellent but for an in diffent breakfast and greedy wifi charges

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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Townsville, Australia
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Beautiful hotel centrally located in Cairns. Short distance to Esplanade and Night Markets. We only ever stay here when we are in Cairns and the hotel staff always look after us; but the real drawcard is the amazing Full Buffett Breakfast on offer. Secure undercover parking is also a bonus. Last time we stayed here we noticed a well known Australian actor enjoy breakfast at the this hotel; so the word must be travelling fast.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with family
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AYRSHIRE
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Reviewed 27 June 2012

Stayed at this hotel when touring Australia with my cousin. We found the receptionist very pleasant, and were advised we were being upgraded. There was a coach party due of Japanese tourists and the original room we had been allocated was in the middle of their rooms. We were given a tower room with balcony and found all the facilities of the hotel very good. We particularly found its proximity to the town centre and esplande good as we were walking everywhere when not on our trips to the Barrier Reef and Kuranda. Spotlessly clean,
Staff were pleasant but not overenthusiastic about helping with luggage.

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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with friends
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Cairns, Australia
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Reviewed 27 May 2012 via mobile

Another win from this now popular hotel! Is unique and the restaurant has top food and top service nice and helpfull the Chinese girl at reception , exelente the service by I think one of the best manager in cairns clodio and awesome cocktail from the funny stange bartender Davitz

  • Stayed May 2012
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Thank AussieCairns1985
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Southport, Australia
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Reviewed 9 May 2012

Just had 3 nights in this fantastic hotel. I was on the $100 deal, dinner in the fabulous restaurant and very nice room thrown in for good measure. I loved the food and the presentation. I WILL go back.

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled solo
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Property: The Hotel Cairns
Address: Cnr Florence & Abbott Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#26 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hotel Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 92
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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 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. ... more   less 
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