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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 #1 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never felt compelled to write a review, tho after having the most wonderful 4 night stay I had no option. As soon as we arrived at waters edge we were greeted by craig and Tania,they were extremely helpful reguarding food and activities. Once we entered our room we were in heaven, so spacious, clean,comfortable n modern.A short walk... More

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Adelaide, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a three bedroom apartment overlooking pool could not have asked for a better place to stay, great accommodation staff where friendly and happy to help with all areas of our stay. Have booked again for next year had such a good time.

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Paris, France
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 11 days with our 2 teenage boys in an apartment on the 6th floor. Apartment was lovely - home away from home. Modern and functional kitchen. Bright and comfortable living room and bedroom. All appliances worked perfectly. Swimming pool lovely. Honestly I would have a hard time finding a negative comment and my standards are high!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met by Craig upon arrival and he was pleased to help with everything so many thanks! Great space in 3 bed apartment very clean, plenty of towels for the swim up pool which was very clean and well kept. Full self catering facilities were great with all the home comforts and supermarket was close by. We made good use of... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked a 3 bedroom apartment for 6 guys celebrating 2 birthdays. We were very hesitant in booking the accommodation as we were worried we may have been pointed to stay elsewhere. We stayed for 3 nights and were very surprised we had no complaints as we were quite loud during the day with music. There is a "No Party... More

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Hong Kong, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Swim out apartment enjoys a quiet view of the Esplanade (pass the main restaurants area and facing the kid playground) and direct access to the pool Spacious balcony to enjoy sunset Drawback is that the pool is for sharing and when you sit in the lounge, you can hear noise from other guests in the pool

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Sunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This place is a true gem. From start to finish our stay was certainly 5 star and couldn't be faulted. The staff were friendly and attentive - nothing was too much trouble. The facilities were clean and of exceptional quality. It was so good, we had to drag the kids out of the place to go sight seeing. We will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Waters Edge is a beautiful block and Craig and Tania run it very efficiently. They are very obliging and professional. We stayed in 2 Units on the 6th floor with our family of 10. We had a wonderful time.They are well furnished and comfortable. Close to restaurants and Muddy's was fabulous for our 4 grkids.The balconies are huge and it... More

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Clare, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We had a unit with a swim out pool which was pretty good. Easy walking distance to central Cairns and a great little coffee shop two doors down. Free parking space for a car...but you don't really need one...fully equipped kitchen and BBQ on the premises for guests to use. Very relaxing holiday..

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We too stayed in apartment 2 for 10 nights, while the living area is quite roomy the overall status is not 'luxury 5 star'. None of the kitchen doors close correctly, sliding bedroom doors continually get stuck while trying to close or open, basic kitchen equipment, and toilet seat lose. When booking this property one of the main considerations was... More

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Address: 155 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Waters Edge Apartments 5*
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