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A Villa Gail

36 Janett Street, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 3 Yorkeys Knob B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

What a character-oozing gem! Located on Millionaires Row, Yorkeys Knob, this sprawling, tiered 70's Mediteranean-style mansion must have the most fabulous views and se breeze on the Cairns coastline. Look out over the Coral Sea to Fitzroy Island while being looked after by your fabulous, friendly and caring hostess, Gail. My Mother and I shared the King room and we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

As a solo female traveller, sometimes it can be hard to find safe and affordable lodging. A Villa Gail had both of these and more. A Villa Gail was recommended to me by a friend for its views and host. And I was not disappointed! Gail picked me up from the airport, was willing to drop me off and pick... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Would have liked to stay there, but did not get an answer from the owner for several weeks, until it was too late. She misread my mail, thinking we tried to book a month later than I wrote. Pity because other reviews were very good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We spent two nights at Villa Gail and are already looking forward to going back to this amazing B&B as soon as we can! The views are magnificent (during the day but also at night, breathtaking moonlight!) the villa is beautiful and full of charm but perhaps the best aspect of our stay was our hostess Gail! She made us... More

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Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

You just cannot go past this spot. Although in need of its upcoming refurbishment, this B&B still delivers everything you need for a relaxing stay. From Gail the hostess who treats you like family to the unforgettable ocean and sunrise views from both levels of the 2 bed villa. Make this a must stay while in the Cairns area. Reminiscent... More

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Villa Gail is a unique place, which is very tranquil & refreshing. We loved the wonderful views. Gail was such a lovely hostess who made me feel I'd known her for years. Breakfast was delicious. Waking up to see the sun rising was an incredible experience. Am feeling fitter from all the steps. I highly recommend Villa Gail.

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

A gorgeous location with breathtaking views of Yorkeys Knob and Cairns Northern beaches. We were well taken care of by owner and operator, the lovely Gail, who made us feel sooo welcome and so much at home. She loves her job and it shows : ) Our room which was clean & comfortable, also came with its own stunning view... More

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This place is lovely and Gail is a thoughtful hostess. We stayed at A Villa Gail for three nights. Gail made us feel so welcome. We felt like part of the family! Situated on top of a hill, all rooms and terraces have spectacular views of the ocean. Our rooms were very clean and comfortable. Gail even left us cold... More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I spent a week at A Villa Gail and used it as my base to explore the area. Gail, the owner, does everything! From picking you up at the airport, dropping you off at the train station, taking you into town for supplies, to preparing your fresh fruit breakfast every morning. She also arranged any trips that I wanted to... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed the fruit breakfast, magnificent views, a warm welcome, a great host, and the relaxed feel to a clean premises. We enjoyed our stay in the room overlooking the ocean directly. There is off street parking too. Quiet suburb of North Cairns with just a few shops for your essentials. Airport about 15 min drive away.

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Address: 36 Janett Street, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4879, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Yorkeys Knob
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
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