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Fig Tree Lodge

253 Sheridan Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Ranked #63 of 83 Specialty Lodging in Cairns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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greater manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Stayed in March 2006 .Clean comfortable accommodation, good food.Quiet location 15mins walk from town . Went on a fishing trip ,caught two. large crabs asked the Chef if he would cook them for our meal . No problem he said ,they were cooked superb and salad came with them . The Irish bar was great all wooden decor ,good drinks... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

We got an excellent dinner, bed and breakfast package here which made it such a good deal. The pool was excellent, nice and deep and I love those lagoon-style pools set in tropical gardens like this one. The restaurant was lovely and had indoor and outdoor seating. We found the staff great and the hotel had the atmosphere of a... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2011

FIG TREE LODGE IS HORRIFIC W/o question the worst hotel/lodge of any I've stayed in over 20 years and nearly 80 countries of travel. They are cutting corners all over the place: nobody answer front desk phone at night/morning, told to get ice from bar downstairs, refrigerators w/ warm setting locked in place; old fans/appliances, and not a great location.... More 

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Wexford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2009

Nice apartment. Travelled with a friend, while a little away from the main area nice location. Staff were very friendly & organised activities for us. Irish Bar was good for a relaxing evening. Nice food served in a nice atmosphere.

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Chatham, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2009

We didn't want to stay down on the Esplanade so we were happy with the location though it is a little out of the way. It has a nice pool area and a great Irish Pub with some excellent food and beer choices. The staff there were really great and we were especially impressed with Dave who worked in the... More 

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Antony, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2009

This hotel is located between the airport and downtown (10 minutes max). Rooms are standard but noisy mainly because of the road. The staff s really nice and available. They booked us a fabulous cruise to the reef. Breackfast is also good.

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Dorset
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2008

Good place this. Very pleasant, Great atmosphere as you walk in. . Not sure about the restaurant. I had a good meal, my friend's was barely adequate. Reception staff very pleasant, friendly, helpful and efficient. Restaurant staff less efficient. Really pretty little hotel. Nice rooms. Good facilities. At least 20 mins walk into central Cairns but pleasant walk along the... More 

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Hawkes Bay
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2008

This place seemed to suffer a bit of an identity crisis. Was more a pub with rooms rather than rooms with a pub. The first night our room was only a few feet from the deck and we were kept awake until the small hours with the sounds of a pub in full swing. Next day we asked for another... More 

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2008

Stayed here for one night - our flight arrived late at night so we needed a base for one night in Carins before we headed on. We booked through a travel agent. The front of the hotel is impressive - a very smart lobby area. However, the rest of the hotel doesn't seem to match. Our room was large, and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2008

igtree is a standard hotel, the employees are friendly and helpful and the rooms are good, compared to the price. This is definitely a 'you get what you pay for' hotel, but in a positive sense. Beneath the hotel is a Irish bar and restaurant. According to some locals, it is pretty famous in the Cairns region, although we never... More 

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