We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Villa Vaucluse Apartments

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Villa Vaucluse Apartments
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

109 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 98: English reviews
France
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a small, comfortable apartment overlooking the pool. The space was fine for 2 people and the kitchen adequately equipped. The pool's lovely! As with many Australian establishments my main complaint is that there are no recycling facilities. We are used to sorting our waste for recycling but ended up throwing it in the landfill bin which really upsets... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sue C
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent apartment. Well appointed with a very comfortable bed and lounge furniture. Kitchenette has a microwave, cooktop, crockery and cutlery, some pots and pans. A super clean apartment, kitchen and bathroom. The apartment has a large washing machine and dryer. There is a quiet pool area that has a lovely garden. This apartment building has 18 apartments, so it is... More 

Helpful?
Thank LynAdel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at the charming Villa Vaucluse for 3 nights in June 2016, and it was absolutely perfect! We had a spacious air-conditioned apartment with fully equipped kitchen, as well as a washer and dryer. We had a small balcony with a pleasant view of swimming pool, tropical plants, etc. Very restful. And this property is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Toni C
Gold Coast, Australia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Well designed 1 bed appartment, sofa bed converts to second bed. Small balcony area for 2. Kitchen with all necessary items. Good location approx 3 blocks from lagoon area. Near shops, rail & restaurant's. Pool area clean. Surprisingly quiet once inside appartment. Parking available, would stay again.

Helpful?
Thank AliGCGoldie
Busselton, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We stayed a week at Villa Vaucluse and appreciated having our own kitchen and laundry facilities. Restaurants and shops are close by, and the manager and assistant manager were very helpful with tour bookings and other information.

Helpful?
Thank Busso2016
Woking, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The apartments were not luxury to start with. They are very basic not a fully functioning kitchen and had to have the door open to make toast. The wifi is not free. The manager charges you unless you book a tour with him which are much more expensive!! I would recommend looking elsewhere for accommodation. The manager was not very... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank sophiesjf
Portland, Oregon
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Manager is EXTREMELY RUDE AND DISMISSIVE. Online says check in is 12, "Manager" said, no, check in is at 2. Maybe that is something that should be rectified. Went to ask for a complaint form, and that request was promptly refused, because according to the "manager", we did not receive bad service. Was asked if we received an email regarding... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Alex L
dallas
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

We stayed 2 nights at the Villa Vaucluse and we enjoyed our stay. The location was in easy walking distance to the restaurants and shopping and the boat terminal where most of the excursions meet. The room was clean and comfortable. We slept very soundly both nights because it was quiet. The kitchen was stocked though we didn't have much... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank tnmaggie
Newcastle, Australia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

I really wish I'd read all the negative reviews before choosing this place. The rooms are old and in need of refurbishment. The beds are very uncomfortable. We couldn't get not even a night of decent sleep. The air conditioning is old and not cooling properly. The manager is very unpleasant and rude. It's almost like he tries on purpose... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Lta1
Brett C, Manager at Villa Vaucluse Apartments, responded to this review

Villa Vaucluse has 19 apartments in the complex. A small number are managed by the owner who is not in residence, while the greater majority are managed by me, the resident manager. Sorry to hear your experience here wasn’t as good as you expected. But unfortunately you were not staying in one of the apartments I manage. When you book... More 

South Jersey
Level Contributor
68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Looked forward to this stay in the prior three weeks of traveling. Unit was a one-bedroom apartment with cooking and laundry appliances. Unit was clean and comfortable. The “but” regards the WiFi hassle. Description on Hotels.com states free WiFi, but in reality it is very limited. One, yes one, device gets 200 MB per 24 hours. We were two adults... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Frances77
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

21 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (19)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Cairns hotels
0.3 mi away
Tropical Heritage Cairns
0.1 mi away
Ibis Styles Cairns
Ibis Styles Cairns
#16 of 68 in Cairns
3.5 of 5 stars 647 reviews
0.2 mi away
BEST WESTERN PLUS Cairns Central Apartments
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 mi away
Inn Cairns Boutique Hotel
0.2 mi away
Il Palazzo Boutique Apartments Hotel
0.3 mi away
City Terraces Cairns
City Terraces Cairns
#33 of 87 in Cairns
4.5 of 5 stars 75 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Vaucluse Apartments are located in Cairns' inner city - you are just seconds away from shopping, restaurants, entertainment, culture and business. The vibrant city of Cairns is in the heart of tropical North Queensland and provides the ideal base from which to explore in all directions. It combines the sophistication of cosmopolitan restaurants, boutique shops and casual pavement cafes with colorful open air markets in a relaxed and informal environment perfect for the intimate holiday for couples, if traveling alone a singles paradise or if on business the privacy of a self-contained apartment room with secure under cover car parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Vaucluse Apartments

Address: 141 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $90 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Vaucluse Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 18
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, HotelTravel.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your Villa Vaucluse Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay