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Waters Edge Apartments
Ranked #18 of 82 Speciality Lodging in Cairns
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Reviewed 1 April 2013

Stayed in a fully self-contained apartment overlooking the Cairns water line. The hotel is perfectly located & in walking distance to just about everything. It has two very good sized pools & a lovely area to just relax & enjoy the wonderful Cairns sunshine. We stayed for 4 nights & in all reality did not want to leave. Will be going to this place again for sure...

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  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 March 2013 via mobile

My family of 6 stayed in the 3 bedroom swimout apt. It was really nice and big. Nice balcony to the pool. Right across the street was a playground and splash park. The beach is there too although it is not a swimming Beach. You can walk to plenty of restaurants and shopping. There is a grocery store near also. We did not rent a car just took a taxi to the aboriginal night show and the other tours we did the came to pick us up.

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Reviewed 17 March 2013

We stayed here as a group of 6 in a 3 bed swim out apartment and did not want to leave. Enjoyed the apartment so much we ate in 2 night in a row.

It is pure luxury to get up in the glorious sunshine and walk straight off the balcony into the pool. The place is in a great location and is very quiet. It has air con in all the rooms. Anyone of our favourite features an American style fridge dispersing ice!!!

Staff are very friendly

The apartments are just amazing & I would recommend anyone to stay there and defy anyone who could possibly have anything bad to say about them.

Stayed: December 2012, travelled with friends
1  Thank Kerry K
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Reviewed 18 December 2012

I spent a few days here with family - what a treat! The pools are fantastic and the views are to die for. Close to the town centre without the noise. Fantastic facilities - I would love to bring my husband and kids here.

Room Tip: Top floor apartments have stunning views.
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  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled with family
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4  Thank searover69
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Reviewed 10 November 2012

We stayed here in November in a 3 bedroom swim out apartment. Our stay was wonderful and we can thoroughly recommend this accommodation to anyone wishing to stay here. It truly does live up to your expectations.

Firstly, the apartments are clean, spacious and have everything you will need for your stay. There were two bathrooms (one with spa) and a good sized laundry. Air conditioners and fans in every room keep the temperature to your liking. The beds were also very comfortable.

We stayed in a swim out apartment and it was wonderful to step off our balcony into the pool for regular swims. This was super convenient as there was no need to carry towels, toys, prams etc down to the pool. We have 2 small children but the swim out was very safe as there is a lockable gate to the pool and the balcony door can also be locked. The balcony area is also spacious enough for children to play and amuse themselves on.

The location is also superb for children and adults alike. These apartments are directly opposite Muddys playground, which is a wonderful playground for children of all ages. You can also walk comfortably to nearby shops and restaurants, but you are far enough way that there is no ambient noise from these.

It is a short taxi ride to the airport so there are no lengthy transfers once you arrive in cairns, which is also a bonus in the heat. We got a maxi taxi to the apartments and it cost approximately $30.00.

We will definitely be back and look forward to our return.

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 November 2012

Me and my partner stay here 5nites, the experience was absolutely Devine. Management and staff were fantastic and the room we stayed in was beautiful. Fully self catering, large bedrooms rooms and bathroom (the spa is a nice touch). It's just a short stroll to restaurants, park, supermarkets just everything. I would recommend this place to every1.

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 3 September 2012

These apartments were prefect for our family of four. The location is fantastic right opposite Muddy's playground which is great for kids to have a play. The apartments are within a five minute walking distance to restaurants, foreshore and lagoon. The apartments were clean and had all amenities that a family would need to cook and wash clothes. The apartments were very spacious with a lovely outdoor balcony. The staff were very helpful and gracious with the information provided for our tours and anything else we required. The apartments also had on site parking. We would be more than happy to stay here again.

Room Tip: View from second floor was lovely.
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Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Waters Edge Apartments

Address: 155 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 82 Speciality Lodging in Cairns
Price Range: £160 - £255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Waters Edge Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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