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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really great place to stay for a week - when I initially arrived I was wondering whether it might have been a better idea to stay in central Cairns, but after a couple of days I was confident I had made the right choice. The drive to Cairns centre is 15 minutes max so with a hire...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Feddy, Thank you for your wonderful review, we really appreciate feedback. We are currently going to plant up another Banana Grove and some butterfly friendly vines behind the Barbecues area. FYI on the views we are removing the old golden cane palms to open up the view as it is a shame to hide it away. Happy traveling. Naomi,...

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before we left Los Angeles our daughter wanted to dip her feet in the east Pacific Ocean. On our arrival at Cairns Beach Resort she dipped her feet in the west of the Pacific Ocean. The resort is across the road from the beach in a relaxing small town. It is clean and very well equipped for functioning as home...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we enjoyed sharing our paradise with you, and thank-you for your review. Regards Wayne and Naomi Abbott.

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled to Cairns for a week of R&R. Reserved at Cairns Beach Resort - Once we drove from the airport to the resort (15 minutes max) and got there we were greeted by the most friendly people you can imagine. The place was quiet, located directly across the street from the beach/ocean and a beach bar/restaurant - Perfect! The...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank-you Toni, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and got to see some wonderful sites while your were here. We hope to see you both in the near future! :) Regards Wayne and Naomi

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Imagine life's a beach!! Our flight arrived early in the morning and expecting maybe to have to wait till our room was ready we were told we could go straight to our room. With a view/balcony overlooking the beach and all the facilities you could ask for, large living space, kitchen, laundry, king size bed, AC, beautiful pool and gardens...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank-you Katie, We are glad you all had a great week away in our tropical paradise. The girls seemed be super happy and having a great time enjoying the pool! I hope you enjoy the book, another good book by her is Tully :) We hope to see you all again in the near future. Regards Wayne and Naomi

Dongguan, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I had a great stay here. The rooms are more like small apartments with a kitchen, living room, deck, and bedroom with attached bathroom. Amenities included a fridge, washing machine/dryer, and stove. The rooms were clean, and all appliances (including AC) worked well. The management was very friendly and helped us book sightseeing and diving trips. The...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank-you Kevin for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and had some wonderful trips to the reef. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Regards Wayne and Naomi Abbott

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Clean, tidy and well appointed units. Friendly and helpful front desk staff with good knowledge of local attractions. Recommend and booked suitable places to eat for our group and organised hire vehicles. Right on the beach and very relaxing surrounds.

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. There is so much to offer in Cairns, and we are glad that you enjoyed our recommendations. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Emma Abbott.

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a lovely weekend at this tropical resort. Our room was spotlessly clean and the beds were so,so comfortable. The air-conditioning and fans worked well in this often times humid climate. The resort staff and managers were very helpful and can arrange tours and cars. The cafe across the road serves a very hearty and tasty breakfast catering to...

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Wayne A, Owner at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and had a lovely weekend away. We hope to see you again in the future. Regards Emma Abbott

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed at this resort for 4 nights in August. The unit was nothing fancy, but it certainly suited our needs and was very clean. We upgraded to get a view of the beach. While we could see the beach, we mostly just saw the little restaurant shack across the street. There is really nothing in this area-- which is...

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Forest Grove, Oregon
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We traded our timeshare time for a week at this property and I could not have been happier. There is a number of reasons why this is a great property and everyone should try and get into this location, so let me list them off: 1. You are 10 minutes from the airport and you can't hear anything from the...

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Ian S, Manager at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments Jeannine, we really enjoyed your company and would love to see you return. It was fun showing you around the gardens and hope you enjoyed the fish as much as we did. All the best for the future. Naomi, Emma and Wayne Abbott

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Overall very happy with the accommodations with the following comments: PROS- - staff are extremely friendly, helpful and want to ensure your stay is enjoyable - grounds are emaculate and we'll maintained - location to beach is good, just across the street - local pizza place serves the best pizza - liquor land is a block away - very secluded...

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Ian S, Manager at Cairns Beach Resort, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hopefully we see you in the future. Regards Wayne Abbott

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beachfront location - Cairns Beach Resort is minutes north of Cairns City and next to the beach and warm tropical waters. Indulge in the simplicity of a truly relaxed lifestyle. Our four star resort offers everything to create a home away from home on the beach. The resort’s tropical gardens offer you peace and tranquility to read and relax, or to float in the saltwater resort style pool. Simple pleasures - pure relaxation… think Cairns Beach Resort ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairns Beach Resort

Address: 129 Oleander St, Holloways Beach, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Holloways Beach
Price Range: RM421 - RM820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cairns Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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“All rooms face pool/ocean - great place.”
Toni-GarthG, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There is not a bad room, they either look down on the interior garden or pool or the ocean.”
937jeanninem, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“1st floor does not have access to grounds and best views are from 2nd or third floor”
SharkDiver-2010, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room was well placed with a partial sea view.”
Thekellys32, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second or third floor rooms have better views!”
o2bnca, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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