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    181 The Esplanade

    181 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good40%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at 181 in Apartment 12. We found the cleaning staff very nice as we'd pass them on our travels. Our apartment was a great hub on the north side of town. You can get into Cairns for under $10 in a taxi or...More

    Thank mk180E
    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    We enjoyed our stay. Had a mix up initially but staff are fabulous and fixed it straight away. The rooms were clean and modern. Was an easy walk to town. Office staff were great in helping us get taxis and transfers

    Thank sallydavchels
    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    Stayed in a 2 Bedroom apartment very clean. Staff extra friendly and helpful with tour bookings. Breakfast was buffet and very good... breakfast was cheaper if you booked the afternoon before. Pools good.

    Thank Leanne B
    Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

    Located at the top end of the Esplanade, around a 20 minute walk to the key Cairns attractions, we thought it had a great environment. Our 6th floor sea facing apartment was spacious, cool and pleasant. Brad and Val, on the front desk, were friendly...More

    Thank Wendy0704
    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    We stayed with a friend in a two bedroom apartment which she was at for two weeks. It was a quality property. Clean, spacious and well appointed. Additionally, unlike a lot of Cairns hotels it was not tired, faded and worn out.

    Thank Stavros1953
    Coral Towers Holiday Suites
    164 reviews
    #22 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Waterfront Terraces
    111 reviews
    #44 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Mantra Esplanade Cairns
    1,431 reviews
    #9 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
    1,140 reviews
    #17 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    About
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    • 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$134 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #20 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    DiveinJack
    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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    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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    Room Tips
    "All holiday apartments have ocean views, lower 2 levels a little obscured by tropical foliage."
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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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