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Kookas Bed & Breakfast

3.5 of 5 40 Hutchinson Street, Edge Hill, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brentwood, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Kookas at the beginning of our three week first time visit to Australia and New Zealand. We couldn't have been happier that we chose Kookas. We stayed four nights and each morning we enjoyed the fabulous view from their deck as we ate tropical fruits, breads, cereal and sipped our coffee/tea. Marlies was extremely helpful in getting... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being my first visit to Australia and also travelling on my own the service and accommodation offered by Marlies and Bruno was excellent and I really felt at home. The breakfast and dinner offered were of a very good quality. They did whatever they could to make you feel settled and they also offer a booking service for tours which... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear VWcamperlady64, Thank you so much for your great feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you enjoyed the service we offer. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno More 

Bad Abbach, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We was the first time in Australia and the Kookas B&B was our first stay on a Round travel. We stay four days. The Owners, Marlies and Bruno, were very friendly and welcomed us warmly. They helped us to plan the further stay. And booked us some tours and give us very much information about the sights. You could learn... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear customers from Germany. Thank you for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and are looking forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno More 

Waddinxveen, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We have stayed with Marlies and Bruno from the 18th untill the 22nd November and we enjoyed the beautifull room, the refreshing swimmingpool and the extensive breakfast and homecooked dinner with salmon. Marlies and Bruno are very friendly and serviceminded thank you for the pleasant days Harma Bakker and Dick de Nijs

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Dick and Harma Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you enjoyed the service we offer. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno More 

Maassluis, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Marlies and Bruno are a very friendly couple.Its just if you are at home. They are very helpfull The room and the food were outstanding. The scenery is beautifull and it is very quiet. There is sufficient parkingspace.

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Willem O, Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We'r looking forward to welcome you again on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno More 

Breda, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

After busy Hong Kong and a 7-hour flight to Cairns it was very relaxing to settle down for a 4-nights stay at Kookas B&B. Living in a flat country like Holland we looked a bit scary at the steep driveway at first but soon got used to that. Once up you are confronted with a beautiful scenery reaching to the... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear René H, Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and your lovely wife. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had the opportunity to meet the Kookaburras and enjoyed our tropical breakfast. We look forward to welcome you again on... More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

What a treat to be collected from the airport in Cairns by your hostess Marlies at five in the morning after an exhausting flight from Europe to Aussie! And an early morning dawn chorus from all the birds to add to this. What a wonderful place in the hills Kookas is. Both Marlies and Bruno will do anything for their... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Diana S. Thank you for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and are looking forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies & Bruno More 

Echt, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

It is a must to stay at Kookas B&B when you are in Cairns .Wake up call every morning by singing birds espacially the kookaburras Good place visiting the enviroment of Cairns. Very great service , Marlies and Bruno are very friendly , helpful hosts. and Marlies is a very good cook . A lovely place to be and you... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Maria C. Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had the opportunity to meet the Kookaburras. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Marlies... More 

Azle, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

When you reach Kooka's Bed & Breakfast, the sign welcoming you reads "Kooka's: A Tropical Haven". It is...and so much more. When we arrived, Marlies warmly greeted us, offering refreshing drinks and a seat as she showed us attractions on a map. She took the time to find out what WE wanted to do with our time, not what she... More 

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Kim H, Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on TripAdvisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and your husband. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had the opportunity to meet the Kookaburras and enjoyed our tropical breakfast. We look forward to welcome you again on your... More 

Mid-Wales
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Great service, extremely helpful and friendly hosts, very nice rooms, super food, great views and entertainment supplied by visiting kookaburras - all excellent! I would certainly recommend it. Thank you!

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kookas-55, Owner at Kookas Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear customers from mid-Wales, Thank you so much for your great feedback on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had the opportunity to meet the Kookaburras. We look forward to welcome you again on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards,... More 

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Address: 40 Hutchinson Street, Edge Hill, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Edge Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kookas Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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