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BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort

4.0 of 5 73 - 75 The Esplanade | Cars enter at 60 Abbott Street (Level 1), Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2010

We were thrilled with every part of our stay at the Royal Harbour Breakfree. The people at reception (the actual hotel desk, not the tourist desk downstairs, thats another story) were extremely friendly and helpful again thanks Ruth for everything. As to some of the things I have read in other reviews, its the tropics your going to have ants... More 

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Sth Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2010

Royal Harbour Room 701 - Great Location - right on the Esplanade - Spectacular views Walking distance to just about everything, especially night life and food. Nice private pool Excellent Security . Lovely King Bed - Nice Spa - Limited cooking facilities, but why bother on holidays - but a microwave and single hotplate is there if you wish. Room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2010

Flying from Brisbane, my girlfriend and I were very excited about our first trip away toegether. We booked a 1 bedroom apartment for 7 nights. Armed with our pen, paper and camera, we documented the damage to the room. The 'dining table' leg was broken, and we had ants throughout the apartment (including the bedroom). It was as if the... More 

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sydney
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2010

complained about ants in apartment gave me a tin of spray.dont mind ants in so called kitchen but dont like sharing my bed with them.stayed in same star rating motel in port douglas for the same amount as i paid here with it being 10 times better.complained via email as well as reception but nothing was done i am very... More 

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Perth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2009

After a recent stop through in Cairns, we had a great stay at the Breakfree which is located right on the main stretch of Cairns. We used an Entertainment Card for a good discount here and are glad we found this gem among a sea of mediocre hotels in Cairns. These are apartments and in a great location, overlooking the... More 

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Victoria,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2009

I have been to Cairns three times and this was the first time staying at this hotel. The location is brilliant. There are wonderful views over the lagoon and ocean, the night markets are down stairs. We were in room 608 and didn't find it noisy. They don't clean your room daily, which we knew before booking, but that is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

After reading various comments about this place, I have decied to book an apartment for 3 nights. When I first arrived, I had trouble finding the reception as it is not on the ground floor. The front entrance is kind of a tour booking desk and you have to walk past it and pick up a phone to get reception... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2009

I organised this accommodation for my in-laws for their anniversary. The really loved it their three nights there in a 1 bedroom spa unit. I especially appreciated the great service from the staff (Mark) who was really helpful. Thanks!

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Brisbane
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2009

Stayed at BreakFree Royal Habour over Easter 2009. The hotel is very well situated being right on the Esplanade. We stayed in Room 701 on the very top floor. We overlooked the lagoon and ocean. The view was second to none. Right under the hotel is all the cafes, restaurants and bars that one could want. The room was nicely... More 

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perth, western australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2008

This is as good as all the other reviews said. It was so fantastic to be close to all the night spots in Cairns. I thought the room was very comfortable and the spa bath in each room is a nice touch. Like the other reviews I found the lady on the tour desk great and one big tip is... More 

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Address: 73 - 75 The Esplanade | Cars enter at 60 Abbott Street (Level 1), Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — BreakFree Royal Harbour Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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