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BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort

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  • Excellent46%
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“great location”(167 reviews)
“garden view”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very close to all the action on The Esplanade. However our 1 bedroom apartment had no separate bedroom as shown in the pictures which made it difficult to put the kids to sleep and the cleanliness on arrival was poor.More

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Response from Brian T, General Manager at BreakFree Royal Harbour ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Brendan B, Thanks for your review. As all our rooms are one bedroom apartments, suitable for two people - possibly three where one sleeps on the sofa bed, our apartments are not really suitable for a family with kids. I note your comment about...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Excellently positioned right on the Esplanade in Cairns, above the night market with numerous eating options if you prefer to Dine out, instead of cooking in house,, have been staying here for over 12 years,, never disappointed us, good friendly staff

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Response from Brian T, General Manager at BreakFree Royal Harbour ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David M, Thank you for your lovely review. I am so chuffed that we keep pleasing you and, hopefully many other guests, after 12 years. Cheers, Brian

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Relaxing, convenient and comfortable. Beautiful gardens and refreshing pool. Awesome king size bed. Amazing resturants. Big Cat reef tours to green Island was amazing. The reef is beautlful. Cairns a peace of paradise.

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Response from Brian T, General Manager at BreakFree Royal Harbour ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear G6855MCdebbieh, Thanks for your review. So glad that you liked your stay here and the rest of this beautiful area. Cheers, Brian

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Traveling from Canada, Traveled from Melbourne to Cairns we flew (JetStar) stayed at the Royal Harbour. Includes wifi, gym, pool, secure building. Amazing patios, BBQ areas. Perfect location and great service. Booked Skedaddle half day tour to see the Reef. Highly recommended tour. Restaurants all...More

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Response from Brian T, General Manager at BreakFree Royal Harbour ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Trish C, Thanks for taking the time to post your review - it is most appreciated. Cheers, Brian

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Best view of Cairns esplanade and Trinity Bay, one minute walk to Cairns Lagoon, and Espanade eateries, reef terminal is five minute walk and also same to supermarket, friendly staff, Nice size balcony some are garden view. Apartments some are older style but very comfortable...More

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Dear 237cindy, Loved your review - thank you so much. Brian

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Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$107 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
#5 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#10 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$107 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
#5 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#10 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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cruising1918
20 June 2017|
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Hello, Apartments are not serviced unless your stay is longer than 7 nights - then a mid-stay service is performed. If your booking is less than 8 nights, you can wash your towels in the washing machine in your apartment or... More
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heddec01
28 February 2017|
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Yes, portable cot is available at $10 per night
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marie735
12 May 2016|
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10 minutes walk down Abbott Street. We are at 60 Abbott Street above the Night Markets.
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