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Reviewed 27 July 2014

We had a fabulous stay with Marlies and Bruno! If you're exploring Cairns and want a great place to call home, this is it! Amazing service-- great breakfast. Marlies and Bruno can direct you wherever you need to go, greet you with a glass of wine or beer, or just a nice chat. We really enjoyed our couple of days...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Emily L. Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and to read that you had a great time wit us at Kookas B&B. We look forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Pisa, Italy
Reviewed 20 July 2014

A perfectly clean, quite and lovely place not far (15 min by bike, 5 min by car) from the center of Cairn. Close to the beautiful botanic garden is managed by a Swiss couple, professional and ready to kindly help far any need. I saw in the garden of the B&B, several birds (e.g. the kookaburra in the picture), colored...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Customer from Pisa, Thank you for your great feedback on tripadvisor. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at Kookas B&B and that you had the opportunity to watch the wildlife around our property. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Vlijmen, The Netherlands, Europe
Reviewed 8 July 2014

It's a realy great B&B and Marlies and Bruno ore lovely and warm poeple. The room was clean and big wiht a great terras. It was a little bit cold fore the swimming pool but it was a realy nice one. We only can say it's was excellent!!!

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Customers from the Netherlands, Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We'r looking forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 8 June 2014

My husband and I stayed at this bed and breakfast. Upon arrival, we were greeted nicely and given an upgraded room. The owners are absolutely delightful. The room was clean and spacious. The owners booked our tours, and drove us to some of the pick-up places for the tours. Breakfast was delicious tropical fruits and breads. One evening, we got...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Customer from Wilmington, Thank you for your great feedback on tripadvisor. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at Kookas B&B and loved our tropical breakfast. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Our Austalian-Hollydays has been 8 weeks between 1.March and 26.April and we travelled with Rent-Cars and Flights. We booked in 26 Hotels, Accomodations, Cabins and BnBs and we had never seen as such as beautiful, lovely and enjoiing place how Kookas Bed & Breakfast!!! Marlies and Bruno are especially welcoming and friendly and spoiled us every time. We have stayed...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Hedy and Pepo Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and to read that you had a great time wit us at Kookas B&B. We look forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Australia & Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

A lovely chalet in cairn's forest. We really enjoyed our stay in this bed and breakfast. Marlie and Bruno are very welcoming! Rooms are spacious and clean. And the breakfast is just amazing! We'll come back for sure!

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kookasbnb, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Customer from Casablanca, Thank you for your great feedback on tripadvisor. We are very pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay at Kookas B&B and loved our tropical breakfast. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Niteroi, RJ
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We have stayed in Kookas BnB for 3 days and loved it very much. The room was very spacious and clean, including everything we needed. The breakfast which Marlies prepared every day with the tropical fruits, was outstanding We highly recommend this BnB as well as Cairns which is a fantastic city with lot's of things to do... We had...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear customer "Flexair" Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and your lovely lady and we are glad you enjoyed Cairns and its surroundings. We look forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2014

We arrived on a flight from Syndey and after a 15-20 minute taxi journey we arrived at Kookas which is set on the hillside (Edgehill area) over looking Cairns. 1st impressions were very positive (especially as I had missed the fact that there was a swimming pool when I booked!!!), the house is set in quiet location with fantastic views...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Gary and Ness. Thank you very much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. We were very pleased to read that you had a lovely time at Kookas B&B and enjoyed visiting all the beautiful places around Cairns. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards. Marlies & Bruno

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2014

My wife and I spent two nights at Kookas in early March 2014. The apartment was spotless, roomy and well furnished. Marlies and Bruno were welcoming and friendly and extremely helpful hosts. Enjoyed the facility of the swimming pool. The breakfast was the best we had had in Australia(at the end of a 6 week trip). Edgehill is on the...

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Dear Tony S, Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. I was very pleased to read that you and your lovely wife had an enjoyable stay at Kookas B&B and loved Edge Hill, its Restaurants and the Botanical Garden. We look forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies &...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2014

My wife and I spent four days of our month in Australia at Kookas, and it was perfect. The room and service was everything we could expect, with a pool for a pre-breakfast swim. We snorkelled on the Great Barrier Reef and did the magnificent railway trip to Kuranda and the Skyrail down to Caravonica, all organised by our wonderful...

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Paul K, Thank you for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. I was very pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay at Kookas B&B and loved Cairns and its surroundings. We look forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The lush, cool surrounds of Kooka's Bed & Breakfast make this the perfect place to enjoy the warm climate of North Queensland. Nestled in tropical Rainforest of Far North Queensland on the foot of Mount Whitfield in Edge Hill it is the best spot for your relaxing holiday in Cairns.The superb architecture of Kooka's Bed & Breakfast makes the most of the property’s magnificent surrounds. An inviting, open deck leads you out from the lounge and towards the expansive views of the south. Discover the refreshing pool, the tropical garden, or simply do nothing at all – it’s all yours to enjoy.All rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated and screening ensures for comfort all year round. Each room features air conditioning, ceiling fans, smoke alarm and separate entry. As well as Coffee making facility, fridge, TV & DVD player.Kooka's Bed & Breakfast is located in Cairns, your gateway to the magnificent wonders of Tropical North Queensland; the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Rainforest and great Australian Outback. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kookas Bed & Breakfast

Address: 40 Hutchinson St | North Cairns, Edge Hill, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Edge Hill
Price Range: €99 - €117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kookas Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The rooms above the garage are spacious with a lovely view from the private deck.”
 of 5 bubbles B_Writes, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great view over Cairns from the upstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles marrjk, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with deck.”
 of 5 bubbles Mo2909, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“If anybody don't know where to go, go to Kookas B & B !! Beautiful sight over Cairns.”
 of 5 bubbles hansenjokej, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Arriving by car would be helpful, free wifi in the room is upon request”
 of 5 bubbles travelpassion4life, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
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