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Waters Edge Apartments

5.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   155 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We (5 of us) stayed over the long weekend, school holidays, 3br swim out apartment. The apartment was fantastic. Very spacious, clean, had everything we needed. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Helping to book and advise of tours which made our stay stress free. Thank you heaps. We will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a lovely relaxing place to stay. It was clean, well furnished and situated close to everything. The balcony was a great place to relax in the afternoon overlooking the ocean. There were nice sea breezes which made it very comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waters Edge was the perfect place for our holiday to Cairns. It was spacious, modern and had a large balcony with ocean views. There was even a spa bath in the ensuite! The location also suited us as it was on the esplanade which made it really easy to walk to the main area of town. There was also 2... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Waters Edge Apartments in Cairns with my family for a week. The accommodation was very nice and pool was great! The receptionist was friendly and gave us good ideas for things to do whilst we were there. The short walk to restaurants and shops made this holiday enjoyable for everyone in my family.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

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 August 21, 2014 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 20
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