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BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort

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Worms, Germany
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The rooms are large and there is everything you need. I had a nice big round shower. Everything was clean and the bed had a good quality. The furniture is already a bit older, the should be renewed once, unfortunately my safe did not work.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Good location, close to supermarket and everything. Room was clean. walk to pier just 5 minutes ,very convenience . staff friendly , provided free towel , BBQs、swimming pool, we all loved it. will stay next trip!

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Nice apartment hotel in a great location. Rooms are spacious and clean and we had a lovely view from our balcony. Hotel is above the night markets and very close to the swimming lagoon. On arrival the entrance to the hotel up a steep slope (above the markets).

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Thank Carol P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We only had 1 night here, but found there to be everything that we needed. It was clean and comfortable. Felt very safe here due to lift only able to be accessible by key. Didn't get to use the outside facilities due to a storm but they did look inviting.

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1Thank 790theresae
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here in January and we wouldn't of even considered going somewhere else. It was right in the heart of the esplanade with the lagoon right across the road. The resort had everything we needed from a gym, self contained room and very helpful receptionists. The only thing I would of liked was to have towels...

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Malanda, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Our room was very clean, had a great view from the balcony , close to everything, staff where very kind, was great to have BBQs out near the pool. My daughter and I loved our stay and will stay again.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017

excellent place to stay , close to everything , have stayed a number of times over the years , love cairns we just go to relax and wind down , love the view from the balcony , great place to enjoy breakfast and a book or eveing meal with a glass of wine

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We picked this hotel because we could walk everywhere. We did not have to get a taxi to go to the marina 3 days. We could walk across the street to the lagoon. The food store was 2 blocks away. Night markets downstairs. The concierge at the hotel was knowledgeable and very helpful. It was great to have kitchen to...

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Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The location is unbeatable, close to everything. It might be hard to find a more central location i Cairns, close to shopping, Harbour, the fantastic Cairns pool and restaurants. (Select another place if you want more silence). You can easily live here without a car. The staff is friendly and helpful. They can also provide you with all sort of...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Perfect location, clean, gorgeous view out onto the ocean, staff great, markets and restaurants all close by. So much to choose from loved everything about our stay. Nothing negative to say Would definitely stay again

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cairns is the primary gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest and Tropical North Queensland's outback. From a great waterfront location overlooking Trinity Bay and the spectacular Cairns Lagoon, BreakFree Royal Harbour is perfectly positioned for guests to enjoy the best of this vibrant tropical city. The resort is within walking distance of Cairns CBD and the bustling hub of the Esplanade's restaurants and cafes. The famous Cairns Night Markets are on the hotel's doorstep and the Reef Casino is nearby. BreakFree Royal Harbour offers self-contained one bedroom garden spas with a private courtyard and one bedroom ocean view spa apartments with a private balcony all including kitchenettes, laundry facilities, spa, air conditioning, internet access, ironing facilities, hair dryer, digital TV and a VHS/DVD player. From the level two pool deck, guests can enjoy views of the ocean, Cairns Lagoon and the passing parade of marine vessels heading out to the Great Barrier Reef. Guests can enjoy recreational facilities including a swimming pool with sun deck and shade, gymnasium and BBQ facilities. Cairns is a city of many moods. The crisp clear air of its mornings, the tropical warmth of its days, as well as balmy nights lit by the moon shining over Trinity Bay offer an unmatched appeal and BreakFree Royal Harbour is the place to enjoy it. Please note: For guests arriving by car, including taxi, please arrive at our rear entrance where Reception and car parking is located - Level 1, 60 Abbott Street. This is above the Night Markets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort

Address: 73 - 75 The Esplanade | Cars enter at 60 Abbott Street (Level 1), Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: €104 - €168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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