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Rydges Tradewinds Cairns

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   137 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Tradewinds Esplanade)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
YvonneP331 Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Chose this hotel because of the excellent location. Great for families with Muddy's play area across the road or just walking along the Esplanade into Cairns Central. the tropical pool area is spacious and very relaxing. We had a room on the executive level which was spacious having great views from the balcony. plenty of storage area for luggage and... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear YvonneP331, Thank you for chhosing to Stay with Rydges Tradewinds for your visit to Cairns. Thank you for your feedback, I have passed your cooments on to our Food and Beverage team. I have alos passed your comments on to our managemnet team in regards to the carpets and bath. We look forward to Welcoming you back to Rydges... More

thesigno4
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was our 30th wedding anniversary and as a gift gave my husband a 3 night 4 day Mystery Flight package which I booked through www.mysteryflights.com.au The service I got from Langdon was so good, he was really helpful and in one phone call I had everything organised. I received the itinerary 2 days before and transfers were included. We... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear thesigno4, Thank you for staying with us at Rydges Tradewinds for your visit to Far North Queensland. Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we have passed your cooments on to Charlie. We look Forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Tradewinds in the future. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

York, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent Hotel. We were allowed to check in early in the morning though we were not booked in until that evening. We were able to recover from our overnight flight from Hong Kong. Hotel is close to centre and bus station. Tour desk in hotel suggested an excellent tour and made the booking very easy.

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Maggie466, Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased we were able to get you into the room earlier than expected. I have passed your comments on to our reception team. We hope to welcome you back to Rydges Tradewinds the next time you visit Carins. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Maryborough, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you walk in the door of this hotel you are greeted with smiling faces and nothing to much trouble attitude. Speedy check in and check out. Our room was a deluxe water view room on the 4th floor, we could see out over the ocean and partial view of the mountains. It was lovely to sit on... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear traveller484993, Thank you for your kind words. I was pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us. I have passed your comments on to our Houskeeping team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Tradewinds when you are next in Cairns. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Jindabyne, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A little treat for us. Fantastic location, across the road from waterfront, and short walk to restaurant area. Lovely pool and lush grounds. Enjoyed the huge buffet breakfast and the views. Nice rooms, bathrooms need an update, but clean and comfortable. Tour desk available. The only inconvenience was that the WiFi wasn't working, staff tried to assist and were very... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Jindycat, Thank you for your feedback, I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. I have passed your comments on to our managment team regarding the WiFi. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel staff are not interested in accommodating guests' needs. If you arrived early from a long haul flight and exhausted, and even willing to pay for an early check-in fee, they were not interested in accommodating you, unless you had paid for the previous night (full day) to "guarantee an early check-in". I found it ludicrous to expect guests to... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear cosmoworld, Thank you for your feedback on Trip advisor regarding Rydges Tradewinds Hotel. It is through feedback that we can constantly improve our service standards and product and I would like to take this opportunity to apologise for the inconvenience that was caused to you on arrival to the hotel. Please be rest assured that I have spoken with... More

Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Rydges. It's in a good location on the Esplanade, we'd previously stayed at a more expensive 5 star hotel which was nice but I'd pick this hotel, location being the reason. It's in need of a makeover, to be honest, its very 3 star motel, the wifi is free but slow. But all in all,... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Veronica M, Thank you for your feedback, I was pleased to read you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Tradewinds in the future. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I decided after trekking in our Hippie campervan to 3 weeks, to treat ourselves to a bit of luxury. The Rydges Tradewinds was definitely a good choice. Positives: Our rooms were beautifully made- up. The room service was delicious! (Although there wasn't much gluten-free options) The view was exquisite Pool was refreshing My only negative was that... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear meischristina, Thank you for your kind comments. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I was also pleased we were able to rectify the broken shower head for you quickly and we do apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Cairns
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I couldn't be happier with my stay. The staff were brilliant and lovely. The rooms I booked were beautiful (and being upgraded because the bedding I requested wasn't available was an added bonus). My adult daughter left MY ipad in HER room after checkout, and the hotel staff found it!!!! I'm so happy with their honestly and integrity!!!!!

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear KikiKatie, Thank you for your lovely feedback. I have passed your comments on to our staff. I was pleased to hear that we located your Ipad and that we were able to return it. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Tradwinds in the future. Kind Regards Ty Milhinch More

Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for eight nights in an ocean view room overlooking the street and boardwalk. Room was comfortable but a bit dated, bed good. Bathroom clean but again needed updating. Balcony was used extensively taking in the amazing views and sights. Room could be a bit noisy at night if you left the door open to take in the sea... More

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Matthewgm, Manager at Rydges Tradewinds Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Dale N, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback and for taking the time to mention our staff. I was pleased to read that overall you enjoyed your time with us here at Rydges Tradewinds and in Cairns. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges tradewinds when you are next in Cairns. Kind... More

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Address: 137 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Tradewinds Esplanade)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Tradewinds Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 245
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