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Waters Edge Apartments

5.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   155 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't praise these apartment highly enough. We had one on the fifth floor overlooking the sea front. Enormous balcony. Fantastic views. The apartment was fully equipped with modern quality appliances. Very quiet location at the end of the main part of the promenade. Just a few minutes from restaurants and only 10 minute walk to the harbour end of town.... More

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Stayed in waters edge apartments for 8 nights great location 10 minute walk to centre of town, apartment had a small problem with the wifi which was resolved very quickly thanks to the staff Apartment facilities very good

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

This is Cairns so we weren't expecting a high class place. This place is definitely not a 5 star apartment. It was clean at first and in a good location just down the street from all the restaurants and shops (FYI just a tad bit far to walk when raining). There's definitely other comparable places that were closer and at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We had booked two, side by side 3 bed apartments. The ones on the ground floor with large entertainment area. 10 boys all up, staying in Cairns for 4 days. The apartments were both excellent and far out weighed my expectations. Everything that was needed was there, we didn't have to make any calls to have things fixed or replaced.... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We stayed in a 3 bed apartment 6 adults and on teenager. The accommodation was excellent, very clean and well equipped, far better than we were expecting. The manager was extremely helpful in guiding us to the best restaurants and dive companies. all his recommendations were spot on! We had to reasons to ask for his assistance in non functioning... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We stayed here in Nov 2013, 5 adults, the apartment was large & comfortable (we had a 3 bdrm apartment). It was lovely & quite, & not too far to walk to many places in Cairns. Plenty of room, would recommend a stay here to everyone.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

We stayed in Unit 2 (swim out apartment). We were terribly disappointed with the service we received. We felt the manager was rather insensitive to our complains. All the so called modern appliances were either not functioning well or not provided with any instruction manual. It was a challenge to cut even a tomato with the kitchen knives provided. Air... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

There were 5 of us going on this trip so we decided to go with a 3-bedroom apartment at Waters Edge rather than getting 2 or 3 regular hotel rooms and I have to say it was a great decision. The owners were fantastic and very welcoming, providing us with free covered garage access right when we arrived to use... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Stayed for 7 nights in a 3 bedroom apartment. Apartment was clean and had everything we needed. Location great - right across the road from muddys playground. So great for kids. Pool lovely and clean and hardly anyone in it so very quiet. 15 minute walk to the lagoon pool and centre of cairns. Free parking if you do hire... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

The quality of the rooms and furnishings ect were very good. Excellent location especially if you have small kids who want to swim or go to the great kids playground and water park directly across the road. The Hosts were very helpful and friendly. Compared to the previous accommodation we had this holiday in port douglas for 1/2 the price... More

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Also Known As:
Waters Edge Apartments Hotel
Waters Edge Apartments Cairns
Address: 155 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Waters Edge Apartments 5*
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