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Argosy on the Beach

119 Arlington Esplanade | Clifton Beach, Clifton Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Close to Palm Cove but not in Palm Cove. That's what makes this place so great. A quiet beach, a great pool with well kept facilities. Very clean. Managers on site who can help you with any issues and a tour desk. The best!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our unit was great everyones favourite for the trip, it was roomy and well equipped with everything a family of 5 would need, nice location need to drive to most things or a long walk, great beach walks, quiet location

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Fabulous to hear you and your family enjoyed your beach holiday with us and many thanks for your great review! More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

My husband and I stayed at these apartments for 7 nights April/May 2016. We had a large beautiful, apartment on the top floor which was very clean and modern. It really was a home from home with everything you need, the kitchen was lovely and everywhere was so spacious with a large kitchen/diner/lounge plus a large bedroom with walk in... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our beautiful beachfront apartments and so pleased you enjoyed our little piece of paradise too! Best Regards and hope we see you again one day! More 

Cairns Australia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Had a wonderful weekend at Argosy on the Beach. We needed a local getaway and sea air. Very spacious and stylish apartments - Spotlessly clean .. and right on the beach. I loved the space & huge balcony & full sized kitchen . 2 bathrooms were great as we were travelling with a friend. I was amazed at how often... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Great review so many thanks! Pleased you loved your holiday with us in Paradise!! More 

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Agrosy on the beach was conveniently located near grocery shops and the facilities were wonderful. It was so clean and the kitchen was wonderfully equipped. The balcony was massive and the views were lovely! The pool and spa were great fun and the netted beach is so close. Clifton beach is one of the prettiest beaches near Cairns. We'd love... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review, it's much appreciated and we're so pleased you enjoyed what we love about this amazing piece of paradise on beautiful Clifton Beach! Hopefully we see you again one day! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed for 4 days last week. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The apartment on level 2 was clean, spacious and very presentable. We made good use of a fully equipped kitchen as it is our preference to eat at least one meal at home aday. The beach is beautiful so is the walk along Arlington Esplanade.... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review your stay at Argosy on the Beach. We're so pleased you enjoyed our beachfront apartments and the beautiful surrounds of Clifton Beach. We wish you well and hopefully see you again one day :) Regards Karen. More 

Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

was planning a trip to cairns later in the year and was looking for wheelchair accessible accommodation plus was traveling with best mate on the road trip Karen was kind enough to send photos not only of the room but also the bathroom to ensure that the access meet my needs a lot of other establishments could learn a lot... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Hi Bob, Thankyou for your kind words and wishing you the very best! Regards Karen :) More 

Chrsitchurch
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We stayed here for two weeks, including Christmas. I had read the reviews on Tripadvisor, and decided this was exactly what we wanted in an appartmenta, and the location...and it was. Our appartments was on the first floor, with a very large balcony. Well equipped apartment, very spacious, and plenty of air conditioning, good decor, perhaps ready for an update.... More 

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Hi Lorna, Thankyou so much for the wonderful review, we're so delighted you found us and enjoyed your Tropical Retreat at Argosy on the Beach. Kindest Regards Karen & Angelo!! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Home away from home with beautiful views. Amazing managers and amazing spot for relaxing holiday. Karen and Angelo are the most helpful people including their little fury friend Fletcher. This was our second stay and hopefully not the last one ! Thank you guys for making our holiday success.!

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review and so pleased you once again enjoyed your stay with us in beautiful Clifton beach :) Kindest Regards Karen, Angelo & Fletcher!! More 

Chelsea, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

The hotel is located just across the road from the beach. We booked a 2 bedroom suite, on the ground floor. The rooms were very clean. Excellent kitchen facilities. Only think amiss was that there was no milk for my tea in the room. Only provision was some tea and coffee. However it was walking distance from the shops.

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Cappos, Manager at Argosy on the Beach, responded to this review

Hi Chris, Thankyou for taking the time in reviewing your stay with us. We're so pleased you had a fabulous time staying at Argosy on the Beach and I'm sincerely sorry I forgot to offer you milk upon your arrival as it is part of our service. Our Very Best Regards :) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the serene beachside location of Clifton Beach, 20 minutes from Cairns City is the perfect place to enjoy a tropical region of ancient rain forests and The Great Barrier Reef. This stylish beachfront complex offers all comforts needed for the perfect holiday. Our beautifully appointed apartments are fully self-contained with spacious living areas opening onto huge balconies overlooking the beach. Garden lovers will delight in this sanctuary for birds and wildlife, see kangaroos roaming free in this truly spectacular tropical beachside paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Argosy on the Beach

Address: 119 Arlington Esplanade | Clifton Beach, Clifton Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Clifton Beach
Price Range: $105 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Argosy on the Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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