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    Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

    209 - 217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good44%
    • Average22%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “fire ice” (17 reviews)
    “tennis courts” (35 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

    Great hotel. Great & friendly staff. Short walk into the main part of Cairns, about 10mins or so. Room was massive. We had an ocean very room which was super amazing in the morning watching the sun rise. Well priced for the location and view....More

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    Response from LenoreKFox, Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 22 June 2016

    Dear Tomy G, Thank you for your great review. Watching the sunrise over the ocean is a great way to start the day. Look forward to seeing you here again. Lenore Fox Rooms Division Manager

    Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

    Bad bed. Can feel the springs through the mattress. No sound proofing. Female staff member ignorant at the restaurant. We won't stay here again. Worst bed I have slept in for a long time. I sincerely hope management read the reviews and fix the problems.

    1  Thank Seecy
    Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

    Not quite worthy of a 5 star rating but we were entirely happy with our stay. We were in a refreshed room and it was more than comfortable. Free parking on the street and in the complex. Nice pool and and spa available. No real...More

    Thank aussieflyer41
    Response from LenoreKFox, Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 22 June 2016

    Dear aussieflyer41, Thanks for your great comments. Even though we are a 4 star hotel, we do strive for 5 star service and glad to hear that we will see you again. Kind regards Lenore Fox

    Reviewed 19 June 2016

    Do not provide your room number if you intend to pay cash for dinner. On check out we became aware that our bill had also been charged to our room, even though we paid cash. There was no communication and my credit card was charged....More

    Thank Siiiiiiii
    Response from Shannon_Craig_Rydges, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 20 June 2016

    Hi Siiiiiiii, I do apologise for the double dinner charge, I'm glad we got it sorted for you on check out. Always important to check the bill, unfortunately we do make mistakes now and then.

    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    We must have got a refurbished room because my first reaction was, this is a superior room. The view of the mountains was interesting from early morning to dark. A little disappointed with value and variety of the seafood buffet. All staff very pleasant and...More

    Thank Torte
    Response from Shannon_Craig_Rydges, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 20 June 2016

    Hi Torte, thank you for your great review......disappointed to read you were not satisfied with our famous Fire & Ice buffet, love some more detail so we can investigate further. We hope to see you again soon.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
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    • US$85 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 240
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    Srl86
    31 October 2017|
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    Response from Debinqueensland | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry not a toddler friendly pool but across the road in the park there is an awesome kids playground with water play area. And further up the path is a great community pool area with suitable kids pool.
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    3 July 2017|
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    Response from andrew W | Property representative |
    Weather today in Cairns is beautifully sunny and 24 degrees. Whilst the pools are not heated its still a perfect spot to while away the afternoon - plenty of sun on the deck around the pool and chairs to relax in. You are... More
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    Jay T
    24 June 2017|
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    Response from Dean D | Reviewed this property |
    I don't smoke but would presume no
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    "City views are great at night so don't feel compelled to get the sea view."
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