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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for one night in a studio room with balcony. The room has ample (above average) size for two people. The room is bright and clean and the bathroom aka wc is clean. I can say the hotel lobby itself is also bright, clean and big, just visually relaxing is that is a thing. This is THE closest hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved staying here, fantastic location, beautiful outlook. The staff were very helpful as my partner was trying to book fly boarding as a surprise for me with most places booked out however one staff member rang around until she found us a booking. Pool and facilities were great. The only MINUS was the wifi connection was very poor but... More 

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1 Thank Sarah B
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for your great feedback and I am glad to read you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

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120 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great 1 bedroom apartment. Comforatable king size bed. 10th floor. Great view of inlet & Cairns City. Opposite side of the road from the Hilton. Room has a washer & a dryer which is great since we are staying here for 7 days (and we only did carry-on, on the airline ) The shower is the best I've had in... More 

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1 Thank mgh1965
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear mgh1965 Thank you for your feedback. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and I will certainly pass it on to the hotel team. We look forward to welcome you back when you are next in Cairns Kind regards, Adriette More 

new zealand
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613 reviews
121 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few nights in September. Apartment had double bed in separate room. Bed comfort was good.Then in the living area there was two person couch, single chair and table with four chairs. In the room there is Two TV's, sink, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Then behind double doors washing machine and dryer. TV probably has a lack... More 

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Thank thesmdm
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear thesmdm, Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience and we look forward to welcome you back. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

Hong Kong, China
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19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stay here as we wanted a two bedroom place with a kitchen for our 5 days stay, we also took advantage of having a washing machine & dryer. Getting a two bedroom place in our case was a matter of unlocking an adjoining door (weird but okay as we ended up with 2 bathrooms). It was akin... More 

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Thank SmileLaughLoveT
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear SmileLaughLoveT, Thank you for your honest feedback and I am glad overall you enjoyed your stay. We are certainly actively working on getting rid of the damp smell in the rooms, and I can assure you it is one of our top priorities. We are also starting our refurbishment in October, which will certainly have a great impact on... More 

Kyogle
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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I and two friends had a week in a 3 bedroom apartment. The apartment overlooked the marina and esplanade which was beautiful. There are many restaurants close by and the hotel staff were very welcoming and helpful even though our apartment was a private rental. I would definitely return and recommend staying here.

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Thank LynettePatricia
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Lynette, Thank you for sharing your experience, and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcome you to AccorHotels next time. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have not been this disappointed in a very long time with a hotel. I travel a lot for work and see plenty of hotels, Cairns Harbour Lights is the worst I have seen in a long time. I was a late arrival, 11.30pm, no one at reception nor any note to say who to call or where to go.... More 

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Thank muchken
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Muchken, I am sincerely sorry for the experience you've had. I can assure you that what you have experienced is certainly not our usual standard, and I have already addressed the issues with the night manager, as we certainly do have staff on board at reception at the time of your check in. Our front desk is unmanned between... More 

Rochester, Australia
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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our welcome to the hotel was warm and friendly, the rooms on the 7th floor was modern and very clean, fully equipped and we were delighted. The hotel is on the boardwalk which offered many restaurant choices nearby on the harbour itself, can highly recommend.

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Thank Mschyf
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Mschyf, Great to receive such positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back to Cairns Harbour Lights during your next visit to Cairns. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, one bed apartment big enough, clean, tidy, but to improve needs more comfortable furniture! Also lacks any information about the facility itself or surrounding amenities or attractions, in fact the only information in the room was a photo book of cairns. We spend a little time in the room and my husband has back and hip problems- just... More 

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Thank Jacqi A
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Jacqi, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are due to start our soft refurbishment soon, and I am confident that the refurbishment will address all the concerns you've had. We hope to welcome you back after the refurbishment. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is ideally located. Close to the Casino, Shopping, Restaurants, Cruise Terminal, Harbour etc etc etc. Clean comfortable rooms well serviced and maintained. Right in the heat of everything and the perfect jumping off point for whatever tourist activity you have planned.

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Thank Dennis215
CNSHarbourLights, General Manager at Cairns Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Dear Dennis I am glad to read you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcome you back. Kind Regards, Adriette More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Cairns Harbour Lights

Address: 1 Marlin Pde | CityPort Harbourfront Complex, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $126 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cairns Harbour Lights 4.5*
Number of rooms: 94
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