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Cairns Reef 'n Rainforest B & B

176 Sydney Close, Bayview Heights, Queensland 4868, Australia
Cairns Reef 'n Rainforest B & B
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed at this place for 3 nights and it was a fantastic and magical experience. The rooms are very clean, big and fitted with great love and care for details. The bathtub is huge and the view amazing, from the bed directly into the rainforest. There is a big swimming pool, always clean and fresh. It has an "infinity"-view... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Absolutely Magical Experience, Remarkable setting bi-fold doors on half of the bungalow looking straight into rainforest sights and sounds of the forest 24/7 made us feel privileged to be able to be so near such wonderful nature. Dianne and Frank were wonderful hosts, very caring and helpful nothing was too much trouble, breakfasts were superb especially the fruit platters all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

What an amazing place!! Gorgeous setting, very private bungalow, beautiful pool and Diane is a wonderful host. She thinks of everything, from helping with tours to recommending the best Thai food outside Thailand. Breakfasts were fantastic and fresh and the candles by the pool at night were a special touch. We loved our stay and just wish we'd had more... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Beyond our expectations. This B&B is a hidden gem. Dianne is an excellent host, nothing is too much trouble. I had a special request before we even arrived - it was to be a birthday surprise - and yes, it certainly was, as Dianne added her personal touch and made it extra special. The scrumptious breakfasts and delectable fruit platters... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My husband and myself arrived with perhaps higher than normal expectations of this property and what it had to offer, due to the reviews we had read on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed at all, Dianne is an amazing hostess and went above and beyond on a daily basis to ensure our holiday was absolutely perfect. The Pavillions are wonderful,... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We were in Cairns for the Ironman and needed a few days to recover after the race but wanted to get out of town but near enough that we could get around on our race bikes. I had booked the Reef ' n Rainforest B & B before leaving Tokyo, as I always look for B & B alternatives to... More 

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East Anglia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights at the beginning of June. The pavilions are really lovely, self contained and very romantic. Diane was a wonderful host, nothing was too much trouble, she assisted us a lot and was genuinely kind. Would have loved to stay longer. We left at 6am on the last morning so Diane brought us some food the... More 

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Tully, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nice and relaxing atmosphere, quiet, good for one who is on a budget, location is perfect and yet close to everything (shops etc.), Diane is the perfect hostess along with her knowledge of the area. This place is great, we will be back for sure and definitely recommend to our friends.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We stayed at this bed and breakfast in April for 11 days and had a terrific relaxing holiday. Nothing was too much trouble for our hostess Dianne. The breakfasts were superb. Knowledge of the best tourist spots amazing. The location beautiful away from the madding crowd. Thank you to Dianne, Frank and Tanya for a great experience on our first... More 

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

this is a lovely place to stay in cairns with very help full owners, Diane went out of her way to make our stay very enjoyable, hidden at the end of a nice road with its own drive is this lovely b@b in the forest,we had a room that looked straight in to the forest with a great bath and... More 

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