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    Cairns Aquarius

    107 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    28/8/2017 29/8/2017
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    • Excellent71%
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    Free Wifi
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

    This hotel was very clean and tidy. The views were amazing - all rooms face onto the ocean. Each room had a private balcony and even though it was on the esplanade, the noise was minimal. The one downside to this hotel was that there...More

    1  Thank Tiana-Bremner
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Manager at Cairns AquariusResponded 10 April 2017

    Dear Tiana-Bremner, Thank you for your review. I am glad to read that you were happy with the apartment. I have passed on your review to the cleaners the prepared your apartment. I am not sure what you are talking about in relation to the...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2016

    Unfortunately Aquarius had double booked our 1st night and we were accommodated in the hotel next door this caused us to lose almost a full day of holiday, we had booked into Aquarius to self cater but as we had to move out of the...More

    Thank Eileen H
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Manager at Cairns AquariusResponded 17 October 2016

    Dear Eileen, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Cairns Aquarius. Once again we are sorry about the mix up on your first night. For what it is worth this was caused by circumstances out of our control. We did go...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2016

    Recently, my wife and I stayed 3 nights at Cairns Acquarius during our North Queensland holiday. The accommodation was of a high standard, contemporary and comfortable. Acquarius is located in a splendid position on the Esplanade, Cairns, within comfortable walking distance to dining and entertainment...More

    Thank Patrick D
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Manager at Cairns AquariusResponded 17 October 2016

    Dear Patrick Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Cairns Aquarius. I was pleased to here that you and your wife enjoyed your stay as this is our main goal. (Ensure our guests enjoy their stay) You are right about the...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2016

    We just loved this place! Great location as everything is just right there on the Esplanade! The flat had a massive terrace overlooking the ocean, great! And the unit in itlself was very very large. Washing machine and dryer in the apartment, very convenient for...More

    Thank cadc78
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Manager at Cairns AquariusResponded 17 October 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. It was great to read that you loved Cairns Aquarius. We think it is great as well. Thank you for choosing Cairns Aquarius for your holiday. Kind Regards Troy

    Reviewed 12 August 2016

    Our family stayed at Cairns Aquarius for 5 days. Apartment was spacious, well equipped and well maintained. Location is perfect, and central. Close to all attractions. View is wonderful. Troy and Elizabeth were awesome. Troy even dropped us off at the airport. Our family enjoyed...More

    Thank BLRam
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Manager at Cairns AquariusResponded 17 October 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Our goal is to provide great accommodation for our guests so that they can enjoy their holiday It is great to hear that you did just that! (Enjoyed your holiday)

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