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Cairns Harbour Lights

1 Marlin Parade | CityPort Harbourfront Complex, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alicante
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2011

This place is really nice... We loved the views, the kitchen with all the appliances, the washine machine and dryer, the small but cosy bathroom, the huge living room... And the price was just perfect!! Will go back here for sure!! We did not try the restaurant but I heard is really nice... with an amazing view!! Next to all... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

Modern. Good central location. Front office staff were very helpful , friendly and attempted to get us a higher floor but room had been "locked in". Very comfortable bed but way overpriced. We stayed at the NO ocean view side which was the price of an ocean view as far as we were concerned. We were looking at the roof... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

This is a clean, well kept hotel. Rooms are nice, modern and large, location is excellent and service is nice and cordial. I don't have anything negative to say about this place.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

I booked Cairns Harbour Lights for one of my many work trips to Cairns after walking past the property and talking to one of the staff about the rooms. They had told me it was "quite spacious and well appointed". I agree with the well appointed comment, but the rooms are a little "cosy". Check in was fast and fuss... More 

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Port Macquarie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit in August 2011 Thed unit was spacious,well maintained and surprisingly quiet given that the hotel is right on the water and in the centre of the action. The staff were always friendly and genuinely helpful.We had nom complaints about anything and would stay here again.

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Kyoto, Japan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

Great location directly on the Esplanade. We booked a 2 bedroom apartment. We were allocated the top floor with views over the Esplanade. The room was very large, kitchen was excellent and was immaculately presented. The staff are reasonably friendly and can offer assistance with tours and sightseeing information. Its a little pricey but if you want excellent quality accommodation... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

We stayed in a studio room for a couple of nights. Upon arrival, there's nowhere to park to check in, which made things a bit difficult. Check in was a bit more difficult as we had two separate booking for two nights. Unfortunately, as all booking were computerised, no one had read the note we inserted to connect the two... More 

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Caloundra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

We stayed in a studio apartment with a gorgeous view. It had a bar fridge, kettle and toaster which was sufficient to make breakfast. Located right near casino and on the wharf giving quick access to the boats heading out to the reef.We would stay here again if holidaying in Cairns. Just be aware that to check in you need... More 

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melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

Rang the hotel direct a week before and was given a rate $100 less than another site being hotels.com. Able to request a harbour view which was on the 11th floor with views of harbour and city. Very roomy self contained apartment but rather noisy when sitting on balcony but not really a problem. Great pool area with small gym.... More 

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Calgary, Alberta
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

My husband and I stayed in this hotel a couple of times during our trip in Queensland. The first day we checked-in, the front desk didn't have any record of our reservation which we had made online. After showing them our hotel confirmation and a few phone calls to the Mirvac head office, it was discovered that our reservation did... More 

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