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The Hotel Cairns

Cnr Florence & Abbott Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gold Coast, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Hotel Cairns is very handy to mainstream Cairns. Only a couple of short blocks from the water of the Esplanade area, across the road from a Tourist Booking Centre & 3 blocks away from the heart of Cairns & the Esplanade, this Hotel proves to be within a short walking distance of every type of eatery you could ever... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked a room at the Hotel Cairns thinking we were staying at a mid range 'hotel' (rooms accessed from the inside of the building) but wound up in a 'motel' room instead (rooms set out in a long row, accessed from the outside of the building), which is much noisier and less secure. This is a split complex with... More 

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Vientiane
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy check in and out, a few minutes walk from the Esplanade to restaurants and shops so great location. Staff friendly and chatty. Breakfast good with a good variety. Rooms, bathrooms and corridors tired looking and could do with a good refurb. Location makes up for what the hotel is lacking.

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Cairns, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was perfect, short walk to the Cairns Esplanade. Beds were excellent, very comfortable. Disappointed in the staff, overall lacked enthusiasm, but the cleaner was very friendly! Poor standard in the bathroom, very much in need of renovation.

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Buderim, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within walking distance of the Esplanade and main shopping centre, this is the only thing going for this hotel. I was allocated an upstairs room, great until I discovered that I had to drag my luggage up a set of swaying stairs. The room had wooden shutters on all windows. great if you like sleeping with all the lights on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here one night - it's a little older than the pictures suggest but comfortable enough. Gives you a feel of far North Queensland with the lush greenery / open balconies. Breakfast is simple but has numerous options. We didn't have any problems with security although when we initially were given our keycards and went into the allocated room... More 

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Ingham, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed in the Hotel Cairns many times before we were disappointed in the condition of the room this visit. Many items needed maintenance and the fold down bed legs were real toe crunchers. The hotel is well positioned being close to the Esplanade, visually pleasing with the many Raphis Palms and white shutters and the breakfast was excellent, a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only stayed here for a night but wish I stayed a couple more. Great little budget hotel, a quick walk to the main 'hustle and bustle' The hotel is nothing fancy but it's perfect and so cheap for the location. It's very comfortable, clean and has everything you need. I didn't go for a swim but the pool area looks... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here once and I must say its hard to beat the price if you get a good deal. The place was reasonably nice the staff was super friendly! The rooms were average with no view to speak of. But I did enjoy my stay here. I would definitely be willing to stay there again.

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great budget hotel option in cairns if you are stopping over for a night or two. Has been recently refurbished and very comfortable. Close to all the city attractions and friendly staff. Pleasant stay

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