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    181 The Esplanade

    181 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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          US$153
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good37%
          • Average18%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Kitchenette
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          Wheelchair Access
          Dry Cleaning
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 17 December 2015

          We enjoyed our stay as part of GoAhead tour group. The staff was very accomodating, our room was clean, the beds comfortable & the location was great for walks along the esplanade. I never used the pool in the daytime but it was lovely for...More

          Thank gin142
          Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

          Very average in all aspects. Right beside hospital which was noisy but would be good if visiting sick family. Great view of the beach but nothing spectacular. Will be choosing somewhere else if holidaying to Cairns again as nothing about this hotel was memorable.More

          3  Thank Courtney G
          Response from ReillyCairns, Manager at 181 The Esplanade

          we did not not find any information for your Nov stay in our system, may I know when you stayed with us? the name for this booking? we would like to hear the feed back from the guest to improve our service , however it...More

          Reviewed 9 October 2015

          Great place to stay, aircon works well, kitchen fully supplied so that able to prepare meals. This was our 3rd trip to Cairns and would not stay anywhere else. These are not daily serviced apartments but reception very helpful and obliging, agreed to provide daily...More

          1  Thank Lilly M
          Reviewed 21 September 2015

          Disappointed didn't get 7 th floor apartment and welcome pack I was told would get because we were returning guests. Cleanliness leaves something to be desired and furnishings are tired and need updating. Some objects, like bed lamps were coated in old dust. Worst thing...More

          5  Thank Ann P
          Reviewed 30 August 2015

          Very reasonable and comfortable apartments - our family of four (adult children) stayed here and we had a very pleasant time. Airconditioning set up was great. Everything you needed in the kitchen laundry etc made for a nice break. Next door to Cairns Hospital but...More

          Thank Wendy J
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
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          • Price range
          • US$127 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #20 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 35
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          • Queensland >
          • Cairns Region >
          • Cairns
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          • 181 The Esplanade Cairns
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          DiveinJack
          Hi, We want to book two - two bedroom apartments for the 23rd october till 25th october, However we would like a late check out till at least 1 pm for atleast 1 apartment. Would this be possible
          6 October 2015|
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          Response from ReillyCairns | Property representative |
          thanks for your booking. we can not guarantee you late check out at 1PM . which will be upon if guest will check in your room after you leave. please be note we may will charge on late check out. regards,
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          Wobbys
          Hi there, we are heading to Singapore next week staying at your hotel do you have to wait till you get to the hotel for a possible up grade or can we see if one is available now. Regards Lena
          29 June 2015|
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          Response from ReillyCairns | Property representative |
          Sorry, our hotel is located in Cairns, Australia. not in Singapore.
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          "We had an apartment on the northern side. It was quieter and had excellent views."
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          "Higher you go the better view. Ask NOT to be put on the hospital side as you will be looking at their..."
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          "NOT facing the hospital ... ocean view is a must !!!"
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          "Sea view is always a bonus."
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