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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 #25 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for two nights late July. Fantastic location, only a five minute walk to everything you will need in Cairns. Staff were always friendly and accommodating!! Room was clean and comfortable. Fourth floor has great pool and ocean views. Breakfast was abundant and very nice. Would stay there again for sure.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Considering the price we have paid and the friendliness of the staff, this hotel deserves a 4 star rating. We stayed here a few nights with a view off the ocean on a high floor in a big room for a great online deal. Everything was there what you would expect from a 4* hotel except slippers or a few... More

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

Hello Y_and_M12, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your stay in Beautiful Cairns! We are thrilled to hear our staff provided outstanding service and were friendly and helpful with every encounter, Our Ocean Front rooms are very popular, as we offer breathtaking views and we are glad you were able to... More

Hawkesbury Heights, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We travelled to Cairns for the warmer weather with a group of friends which we do every year at a different location. The Hotel was comfortable, clean and was within a easy walking distance to everything needed to enjoy your holiday. Walking along the boardwalk from one end to the other enjoying the Markets (saturday) then to The Pier and... More

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

Hello Christine C, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to Sunny Cairns! What a fantastic idea - escaping the cold for our little slice of heaven in the Tropical Far North! We are absolutely thrilled to hear you enjoyed our location and took advantage of our fantastic tour desk... More

Davis, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I rated the hotel a five not because it is a five star hotel (of course it is not) but because for our family of five it was an excellent value: terrific location, reasonable price, always helpful staff, good breakfast buffet and fine rooms. The only real disappointment was the Wifi service, which was free but was hit-or-miss.

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

Hello there TravelSmartABC, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to beautiful Cairns! We are over the moon that your family of five enjoyed your stay with us, and so grateful for such positive feedback! We take pride in our service, and are very pleased to hear that our staff... More

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 1 week ago

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

Hello Chris R, Thankyou for your recent review of Rydges Tradewinds and choosing to stay with us during your visit to beautiful Cairns! We are absolutely thrilled to hear you enjoyed each and every part of your stay, and we will pass your wonderful feedback on to all of the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, Kind... More

Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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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27 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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

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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
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Cairns #14 Family Hotel in Cairns #16 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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