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The Abbott Hotel

152 reviews
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“boutique hotel”(10 reviews)
“small hotel”(6 reviews)
“modern bathroom”(4 reviews)
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
4.0 Star Hotel
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28 Jan29 Jan
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Far exceeded expectations at first sight. Modern, clean and very comfortable. Staff friendly and very helpful. Parking a problem if you have a car. Relaxing communal area overlooking the street. Would highly recommend for short stays in the heart of Cairns. We’ll be back. Great...More

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Response from Gregor D, General Manager at The Abbott HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks mickh162, Th Abbott is a very pleasant surprise, an unprepossessing exterior belying beautiful rooms in a great location. We look forward to welcoming you back. Gregor

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Abbott Hotel for 4 nights during our trip to Cairns. The hotel was in a great location at an affordable price. We were minutes away by walking from the marina and the waterfront. The hotel was also next to the Orchid...More

Thank acneball
Response from Gregor D, General Manager at The Abbott HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi acneball Thank you for your review and I am glad that you had such an enjoyable stay. The location is great and I am glad to see that our team were so friendly and helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back. Gregor

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel for our Cairns stay because of its central location and good price. As we were traveling without a vehicle, the Downtown location proved to be excellent for easy walking to places we wanted to visit, such as the Cairns Aquarium, Night...More

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Response from Gregor D, General Manager at The Abbott HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Rumples, It is nice to see such a detailed review and it shows that you were able to really appreciate Cairns in a relatively short time. The location is indeed very central and convenient to everything but we really pride ourselves on our staff...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

The hotel is located very centrally in Cairns. The staff was very helpful and friendly. We really appreciated their outside laundry service by the kilo at a reasonable price. Breakfast was not offered on site which would have resulted in a rating of 5. However,...More

Thank Jack D
Response from Gregor D, General Manager at The Abbott HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for you review Jack D, As you say we have a very central location but we feel that the team are our greatest asset. Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to welcoming you back. Gregor

Reviewed 10 December 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights on a recent trip to Cairns. The hotel is conveniently located just about an 8 minute walk from the docks where the reef tours leave from. The airport is about a 12 minute taxi ride away. Plenty of restaurants...More

Thank Steve13527
Response from Gregor D, General Manager at The Abbott HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Steve13527, Thanks for your review and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. As you say the location is very convenient and it's great to see that you enjoyed room and that the team were so welcoming. You are right, we are managed...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$100 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Price range
US$100 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Dean D | Reviewed this property |
I've not left luggage there as I travel for business however I've always found the concierge very professional . I suggest giving them a call .
14 March 2017|
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Response from elh32313 | Reviewed this property |
No car park, but when we checked in the front desk was able to show us places to park on the street that did not charge. It was about a 2-3 block walk.
6 March 2017|
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Response from Val H | Reviewed this property |
$18 to $25 depending on time of day
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"Street view likely best view"
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"most rooms have no views"
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"I had a room at the front on the 2nd floor and this would probably be the best room."
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"Not room related but there is no in-house parking, pleny of free parking in the streets from 5pm - 8 am."
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