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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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Ranked #28 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Riddells Creek, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I have nothing but praise for the staff, whether it was the tour desk or the Sea Level restaurant and Bar all this started with the front desk warm and friendly greeting upon arrival. Well done everyone.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is very nice and the staff were very friendly, who took time out to help you out no matter how big or small. The rooms were very spacious and the bed was very comfortable. Good view specially on the beach side.

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

Hello wayne196708, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds & choosing to stay with us during your stay in gorgeous Cairns! We are so glad to hear you had such a fantastic time at the hotel, i will be sure to pass on your positive comments to our staff, we are very happy the staff catered to your every... More

Cairns Region, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

enjoyed the stay as it was my wedding and guests from overseas, local and interstate as well Had our wedding dinner and all 16 of us enjoyed the meal and the table was set wonderfully. Service was great, friendly and warm. Great job!.

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

Hello kelpet01, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your stay in beautiful Cairns! We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your big day - Congratulations on tying the knot! I will be sure to pass on your fantastic comments to our conferencing and events team, and the chefs and their team!... More

waikiki perth
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel because of the rydges reputation. On a rival we were told our room had been upgraded great we though, the room mini bar was dusty bath and fridge was dirty no I did not complain thought these things would be done in the next service (no they weren't) the linen was only changed when I pulled... More

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Rockingham, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing i found with this hotel was simply the location. The staff were accommodating but not what i would call welcoming. The rooms were good but they werent any better or worse than other hotels but the location made it a very comfortable stay.

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

Hello Axell33, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your stay in beautiful Cairns! It gives us great pleasure to hear our guests love our location as much as we do - we find its the perfect location as we are in walking distance to the Reef Terminal, Cairns Esplanade, CBD, restaurants,... More

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

Recently spent a couple of nights here on the tail end of a stay at Port Douglas. Had 2 fabulous nights sleep in a very comfortable bed. Location is excellent - just a short stroll along the Esplanade to a myriad of eateries. We stayed on the 6th floor and had a terrific view across the water. Noise from the... More

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

Hello kav994, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to gorgeous Cairns! We are excited to hear you loved our famous Rydges Dream Beds and the stunning views of the Surrounding areas, also the location and our rooms! We love to hear our fabulous guests will recommend our hotel, and... More

Newcastle, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 5nights.it was our 50th wedding anniversary .the staff treated us very well and even sent chocolates and card to our room.what a pleasant surprise.the staff were exceptional and nothing was a trouble.I the hotel is in a fantastic location,but parking is not the greatest.tours person jenny was great and very pleasant.would stay again.

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

Hello Alvin S, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us for such an exciting time in your lives! We would like to congratulate you on 50 years of Marriage - that's such a wonderful and exciting time to be celebrating and we are so thrilled you enjoyed your 5 night stay! We love... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice hotel, right in the heart of Cairns and 50m from the boardwalk. We stayed in a reef view room. Great view of Cairns harbour and Green island. The boardwalk, just metres away, links you with all the attractions and restaurants. At the end of the boardwalk is the free swimming pool, and follow the path to the marina... More

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

Hello David D, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to Sunny Cairns! Our team are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay, we see you stayed in our ever popular Ocean Front room and loved the gorgeous views Cairns has to offer, We are also glad to hear you... More

Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had 6 days here & could not fault, even room service food was good. Perhaps only thing is room carpet will need replacing soon. I could have stayed another week as all so nice. Staff great, nothing too much & all done with a smile. Lovely spot on seafront, nice gardens, bar/restaurant, short walk to shops. They even accommodate smokers... More

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

Hello Lyn M, Thankyou for your recent review on Tripadvisor and choosing to stay with us during your visit to beautiful Cairns! This is such a positive and fantastic review, it sounds like you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and at Rydges Tradewinds, nothing makes us more happy! Our staff pride themselves on service and we are thrilled they... More

Romsey, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this hotel the service is great the staff are wonderful very helpful food was great rooms clean very comfortable bed nice view will be going back have already told family and friends were to stay.

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

Hello Elizabeth! Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to beautiful Cairns! We are happy to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your stay here, we want our guests to check out with a smile on their face each and every time they stay! We will be sure to pass... 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*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#5 Spa Hotel in Cairns #14 Family Hotel in Cairns #17 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
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Imposing, 7-story Multi-winged Resort Hotel situated on large single site on the Cairns Esplanade directly across from Trinity Bay ... more   less 
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