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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 May 2012

My one night stay at the FNQ studio boutique hotel was fantastic. Michael, the owner, is just lovely and offered me great help in finding the best tour operator for snorkelling trips to the Great Barrier Reef. He even made it possible to check in at 6:45am which allowed me to get to the reef very early in the morning....

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fnqStudio, Guest Relations Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, we thank you for your review and strongly appreciate that our hotel and tour desk services provided your both relaxation, comfort and the experience of the Great Barrier Reef, therefore we look forward to your return at fnqStudio Hotels and Tour Desk.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 April 2012

We had a very nice comfortable stay service very good. Room was very clean easy walk to town. Would stay there again.

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fnqStudio, Guest Relations Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Anthony, as a valued guest we thank you for your review and strongly appreciate that our hotel provided your both service and a comfortable stay, therefore we look forward to your return at fnqStudio Hotels and Tour Desk.

San Francisco
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I cannot speak to the quality of the space as, unfortunatley, my trip to Cairns hit a large snag. On a 3-city holiday of Australia, I had plans to go to Cairns and dive the GBR. Shortly before I was to leave Syndey, I was informed that the boat used by the company with which I had booked was not...

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fnqStudio, Guest Relations Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, we thank you for your review and strongly appreciate that our services provided you the assurance to cancel your reservation due to circumstances which occurred with your diving charter, therefore we look forward to your return to Australia and fnqStudio Hotels and Tour Desk.

Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Reviewed 23 February 2012

The room very clean & comfortable. Decoration very modern but do remember it's a renovated room, outside of the room, everything is old & not so comfortable. I love the swimming pool very much. Location is OK, 15 minutes walk to the central area. Michael is very nice & friendly! PS. If you do not want share the food with...

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fnqStudio, General Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Good morning Echo, We thank you for your review as it helps us make guest's stay even better each time. Regarding the ants in the room, we have exterminators that come out on a regular basis, however because we are in the tropics, they are quite common in the Cairns Region, hence why we have left a sign in our...

Cairns
Reviewed 30 January 2012

The refurbishment inside the room is fantastic - we had a relaxed and comfortable stay, it was well worth it. Don't be put off by the exterior! :)

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fnqStudio, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, we thank you for your review and strongly appreciate that our boutique hotel services provided your both relaxation and comfort . In-addition and for your next stay it may be of interest to hear that we have commenced our ECO friendly tour desk and released the complementary ipad2 with movie selection and skype calls for all guests,...

Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2011

We booked Fnq Studios based on the reviews through TripAdvisor and we were not dissapointed. From the outside the Hotel Sunshine Towers does look tired and run down but when Michael showed us to our studio 315 we were pleased we had picked to stay here. The studio was refurbished 5 months ago very modern design what you see in...

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round-the-world-bois, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it is with immense appreciation that you enjoyed your experience at fnqstudio boutique hotels rated as the best 4 star hotel in Cairns Australia's gateway to the Great Barrier Reef in-addition to you taking the time and or liberty to write a review of our property. Therefore i thank you for your comments and look forward to your...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 October 2011

My boyfriend and I stayed in Fnq for 2 nights! I was a little dissapointed at first with the hotel the room is based in sunshine towers hotel but upon arriving at my room I was very pleasantly surprised! The room to me would be a near 5 star rating with a lovely BBQ on the balcony! The bed was...

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fnqStudio, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it is with immense appreciation that you enjoyed your experience at fnqstudio in-addition to you taking the time and or liberty to write a review of our property. Therefore i thank you for your comments and look forward to your next return to fnqStudio.com Regards Business Development Manager

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 10 October 2011

We stayed in room 305 for 2 nights, one night with "no-frills" (A$64) and one night with "burning hot rate, (A$83). The room is refurbished from a dated long term vacation rental called Sunshine Towers. The room's decoration is very modern, and it looks exactly like the photo you see from the website. Dont expect brand new decoration - it's...

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fnqStudio, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it is with immense appreciation that you enjoyed your experience at fnqstudio in-addition to you taking the time and or liberty to write a review of our property. As im sure you are aware that fnqStudio the new revolution in hotel service released a minimum level of accommodation standards to meet the changing needs of today’s leisure and...

Paris, France
Reviewed 30 September 2011

The studio was clean, comfortable and quiet with a balcony overlooking the pool. Everything was new and fresh. The service was great and very professional. Real value for money. Located within walking distance to restaurants, swimming, nightlife, seashore, etc.

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fnqStudio, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it is with immense appreciation that you enjoyed your experience at fnqstudio in-addition to you taking the time and or liberty to write a review of our property. As im sure you are aware that fnqStudio the new revolution in hotel service core beliefs include that all travellers deserve a bit of luxury when traveling away from home...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2011

fnqStudio is just that: a new, well-appointed studio apartment in a hotel just a few minutes' walk from Cairns downtown and waterfront. Sparklingly clean, with a very comfortable bed and furniture, a smart bathroom with a great shower, good simple kitchen facilities and a barbecue on the balcony balcony, it has everything a single traveller or couple might need for...

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fnqStudio, Business Development Manager at X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it is with immense appreciation that you enjoyed your experience at fnqstudio in-addition to you taking the time and or liberty to write a review of our property. Therefore i thank you for your comments and look forward to your next return to fnqStudio.com Regards Business Development Manager

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HOTEL X by Xtreme Travel is the backpackers world for eXtreme adventure tours, adrenalin trips and wicked travel, providing unbeatable travel and tour discounts for adrenalin backpackers discovering their wicked world of adventure travel. Plan and choose from thousands of adventures from backpacking Australia's east to west coasts and the outback to Sydney and Uluru, Kakadu to Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef to Perth and the Gold Coast or Melbourne to the Whitsundays and world adventures from NZ New Zealand, Fiji, Asia, South East Asia, Vietnam, China, Japan, Cambodia, Thailand, Africa, Canada, Egypt, India, North America, South America, USA, Europe, UK and the wild world beyond including eXtreme sports, eXtreme tours, eXtreme backpacking travel, eXtreme backpacking trips and adrenalin backpacking, as we are the backpackers world travel experts!, as your journey is only limited to imagination... its never been easier to discover your world of adventure as we are much much more than a tour agent we are the backpackers world travel experts ... more   less 

Additional Information about X HOTELS by Xtreme Travel

Address: 136 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly UHUB Hotel)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: €34 - €277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There is only one room available so we can't recommend a particular room.”
 of 5 bubbles balishopper, 24 Nov 2013 | Read review
“just read the fine print so you know what you are getting and understand how Uhub operates”
 of 5 bubbles 759paulw759, 5 Jul 2013 | Read review
“book the basics room type and book direct thru their website its cheaper.. they even have an internet cafe and tour desk located a short walk from the hotel but its worh it as the will give guests a discount.”
 of 5 bubbles 952matts, 9 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter as the hotel is on the main road into Cairns, these also over look the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles TenerifeThe_reef, 19 Dec 2011 | Read review
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