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    Cairns City Motel

    169 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent9%
    • Very good29%
    • Average34%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible14%
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    “air con” (5 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair access
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    To be fair, they are honest when they say budget. It is pretty much as expected, close to town and simple. My problem was the mini fridge in the room was so old and full of ice I couldn't use it. The facilities are quite...More

    Thank chris0011
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed at cairns city and had a nice stay. It's great value for what you get and the staff were all extremely kind and welcoming ! Good location and a pool to cool off from the sun. Would definitely stay again

    Thank ThomastheKarl
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    For starters some of the staff were rude. The shower was full of mould ( I have pictures to prove it). They came into our room when we were out and left our door unlocked with our valuables in it. There were dead cockroaches on...More

    Thank lynchie83
    Reviewed May 18, 2017

    As a pensioner the price is affordable, the staff friendly. reception is understaffed and therefore closed most of the time, not enough parking on the property, nor in the street, Emails about shuttle service, wanting upstairs room, and arrival time left unanswered. But for the...More

    Thank Hans d
    Reviewed March 1, 2017

    It's a bit rough but it had basically everything we needed, and it's not too far from all the action in Cairns. We had to pay to get there from the airport, even though we were told it was a free transfer. No biggy, just...More

    Thank TheBlueWiggle
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • $52 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    Room Tips
    "I think you can get better value if you look around"
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    "If you have lots of bags, and or a family, try and get a room on the ground floor, the stairs are a killer!"
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