We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 66 Cairns hotels

Cairns Aquarius

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   107 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
FREE WI-FI IN APARTMENTS
Save Saved
You added Cairns Aquarius to your Saves list
Cairns Aquarius
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
92%
Ranked #3 of 66 hotels in Cairns
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
b00yah perth
  • Overview
  • Reviews (157)
  • Photos (111)
  • Amenities
  • Room tips (42)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

157 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    116
    29
    9
    1
    2
See reviews for
89
36
1
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (42)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
perth
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed in a premium 2bdrm apartment. The apartment itself was fantastic - huge, newly refurbished, large TV, great couches, and the view from the balcony was spectacular. The location was right on the water, and very close to restaurants, and woolworths only a 5min walk away (although there was an IGA express around the corner). One thing to consider is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location. Stayed several nights in Apt 44 with a family of A2 and 3C. An extra folding bed was added to the main bedroom, for our younger child, it fitted comfortably, not cramped. Lots of room, good kitchen, great views to the ocean and Green Island on the horizon. Friends recommended it to use and I would recommend it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Australia
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
23 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment on the 12th floor for 3 nights in June. The apartment really couldn't really be faulted. Excellent space and furnishings, very comfortable bed, lovely balcony - it really had it all. And right on the Esplanade near all the restaurants etc. Very reasonably priced - we booked directly through their website. We are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic review. I couldn't agree more with your comments. Apartment 72 really does offer the ultimate in comfort and space. Fully renovated with all new furniture just last month, it really is just a delight to walk through the door. Regards, Don and Annette More

Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Stayed here for several night in early June. location is superb - right on the Esplanade with loads of eateries nearby - short walk to Supermarkets, the Lagoon and the Marina. Stayed in Apt 24 on the 4th floor - very well kept with two bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with a spa, ensuite, laundry, dining area and lounge room.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very positive review. It's always rewarding to learn that our visitors enjoyed their stay with us. Hopefully we will one day see you back at Cairns Aquarius, hopefully in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Don and Annette More

Hong Kong, China
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We (a party of 4, 1 couple and 2 friends) booked our stay here in early May. (Room 29) It was everything we wanted - impeccable location, so much space inside the apartment, all the cooking utensils and equipment, a seaview balcony where we can enjoy our breakfast or just a glass of chilled wine. We never met the owners... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Hi Cassie, Thank you for your lovely review photographs. We are always delighted when our guests take the time to share their Cairns Aquarius experience. Hopefully we will one day see you return to Cairns Aquarius. Kind regards, Don and Annette More

Newman, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed at Aquarius the week that Cyclone Ita reared it's head. Firstly we were very impressed with the customer service here, Annette and Don respond to emails so quickly and friendly. We were in Apartment 3, not a new apartment, but my gosh the amount of room you have is amazing, we loved the balcony too. Lots of free... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you Seadaz and family for your excellent review. I remember you and your family well. As you so correctly state, if you're going to get caught in a cyclone, a Cairns Aquarius apartment is about the best option. Immensely secure and strong building with a very large apartment, masses of space and privacy and every facility you will need.... More

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We recently spent our weekend in cairns and stayed at the Aquarius apartments. We were very happy with location, the spacious size and cleanliness of the unit.. Lovely view from the balcony. Kitchen well equipped. Full size laundry,fridge and dishwasher.. Not brand new but well maintained. Full austar available and free wifi. Definitely be back here on our next trip... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your Cairns Aquarius holiday. It's always rewarding for us to learn that our guests enjoyed their stay with us. And even more so to know that you will be returning. Kind regards, Don and Annette More

Cannonvale, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We recently spent Easter in cairns and stayed at the Aquarius apartments. We were very happy with location, the spacious size and cleanliness of the unit and would happily return. Lovely view from the balcony. Kitchen well equipped. Full size laundry,fridge and dishwasher.little touches like washing up detergent and clothes washing powder provided. Not brand new but well maintained. Full... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you Gandalfv for your lovely review. It really is appreciated when guests take the time to share their Cairns Aquarius holiday experience with other Trip Advisor reviewers. Delighted that you and your family enjoyed your holiday in apartment 3. A very popular choice for families. Hopefully we will see you back at Cairns Aquarius one day for another holiday.... More

Melbourne, Australi
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My husband and I spent a week at Cairns Aquarius with his parents in a newly renovated 2 bedroom apartment. We were all very impressed with the quality of the apartment, very spacious and clean. Centrally located, easy to walk to cafes/restaurants/supermarket/tour booking shops. We had a swim almost each day, and were the always the only ones in there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Dear "Saturdaisy", Thank you so much for taking the time to send in your fantastic review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Cairns Aquarius. It really is rewarding for Annette and I to hear that we have met our guests' expectations. Hopefully we will see you return one day in the not too distant future. Until then... More

Perth
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Our family booked Cairns Aquarius based on the Trip Advisor reviews which we read. Always a bit apprehensive when we travel such a long way for an infrequent holiday, but I have to say that this place exceeded our highest expectations. Our apartment was ultra clean, very large and modern. Every facility, like kitchen, laundry, separate toilet and showers, huge... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius, responded to this review

Thank you very much Percy T for your outstanding review. Knowing that your holiday experience at Cairns Aquarius was all that your family could have wished for is really rewarding for us. We do try really hard to ensure that our guests have a good experience when they stay with us. Thank you again for taking the time to write... More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Cairns Aquarius, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Cairns Aquarius? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cairns Aquarius

Address: 107 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number:
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairns Aquarius 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com, TripOnline SA, BookingOdigeoWL and HotelTravel.com so you can book your Cairns Aquarius reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aquarius Hotel Cairns

111 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (93)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (31)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
View from room (23)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Other (20)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (19)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (7)

Amenities

Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns #3 Romantic Hotel in Cairns #3 Family Hotel in Cairns
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Cairns Aquarius holiday apartment is the perfect holiday destinaton choice for your stay in tropical Cairns, Far North Queensland. Enjoy the accommodation convenience of a fully furnished, self-contained, waterfront holiday apartment in the heart of Cairns city. Stroll along the Cairns Esplanade, recline on a sun lounge by the pool or experience the breathtaking ocean views from your private balcony in Tropical Far North Queensland. All premium apartments have been fully refurbished to 5 star.Book direct with Cairns Aqarius through our Web Site or call us.Don and Annette ... more   less 
Number of rooms
19

See which rooms travelers prefer