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Billabong Bed & Breakfast

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Platis Yialos
Reviewed 4 September 2008

This stunning B&B overlooks a beautiful lily covered lake with a variety of waterbirds & we had two pelicans visit us at breakfast one morning. The breakfasts were delicous and sitting on the deck watching everything going on the lake was a delight. The birdcalls first thing in the morning & sitting on our deck of a night listening to...

1Thank maromy
Reviewed 6 August 2008

I found Billabong B & B at Holloways Beach which is just north of Cairns, on a local web-site and was immediately put in contact with Vicky and Ted, the proprietors, who then conducted all the correspondence with me via email.Vicky's friendly and welcoming manner came through immediately and I soon felt as if I'd be visiting an old friend....

Thank NswJane
Reviewed 29 July 2008

Very unique setting. Our stay was wonderful. Great room and great breakfasts. Vicky and Ted were wonderful hosts. They were very helpful with booking side trips around the area, as well.

Thank paulj1957
Reviewed 27 April 2008

This was our second visit to Australia and the only place we went back to the second time was Cairns. Last time we stayed in Pt Douglas for 5 nights and only stayed at Billabong B&B for one night on our way back to the airport. We were so disappointed to have only stayed one night last time that we...

Thank bammer99
New South Wales
Reviewed 8 March 2008

Service - 5 Star Charm - Exudes charm from the moment you arrive until you leave Character -Inspired by the travels of the owners from Africa, Asia & Mexico Location - Walk to the beach, shops & restaurants & 10 minutes to Cairns & Skyrail Setting - Absolutely stunning Memories - Forever Extremely impressed & highly recommended Highlights of our...

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manchester england
Reviewed 14 February 2008

Had a fabulous 2 nights stay here during our honeymoon. Vicky and Ted wonderful hosts and Vicky saved us a lot of money by booking our trips to the Kuranda rainforest and the Barrier Reef. It was absolutely gorgeous and the food was wonderful. Vicky even put flowers on our plates. The soap in was placed on beautiful leaves. Really...

Thank melandra
Reviewed 17 October 2007

One of the best places we have stayed at, the setting is incredible & totally unique, I have never seen a place like this. The lagoon surrounds the house & you are on this little Island watching all of the different birdlife on the water & in the huge beautiful paper trees that surround the lagoon. It is amazing. The...

1Thank jayplan
Cheltenham, PA
Reviewed 26 September 2007

The Billabong is a lovely small B&B with only two rooms, each overlooking the Billabong, a small lake. It is lovely and peaceful, with many kinds of birds to watch and listen to. The rooms are comfortable and thoughtfully furnished with small patios overlooking with tables, chairs and candles. You can walk to the small town of Hollaways Beach where...

Thank KathieC
south australia
Reviewed 21 April 2007

First rate B&B complemented by professional, informative & friendly owners. Supurb location and beautiful landscaping. Both rooms face the lake and it is a peaceful, relaxing oasis. Central to all of the sights around Cairns and a couple of great restaurants nearby. The beach is lovely too which you can walk to.

1Thank fillydog
Reviewed 22 February 2007

Spent 4 nights at this lovely B&B in December 06. Vicky & Ted were so friendly and helpful in every possible way. The local knowledge and insight into the area was great. Holloways Beach is central to all areas of interest & has a lovely beach. It has 2 great restaurants, one right on the beach with great food and...

2Thank wenkella

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set On An Island surrounded by a Natural Billabong stocked with fish & abundant birdlife. A nature and birdlovers paradise, only 10 minutes to downtown Cairns, 7 minutes to airport, on doorstep to Great Barrier Reef & 10 minute walk to beach & alfresco restaurants. Both rooms are tastefully decorated & have quality queen size beds, ensuite, air conditioning, separate entrance & private deck. Full Gourmet Breakfast served on the main deck Tour companies pick up from the door & bus stop 2 minute walk. The 2 bedroom self contained Villa is equipped with with a fully functional kitchen and laundry and tastefully decorated with private deck overlooking the Billabong and Gardens. (no breakfast supplied)and wheelchair friendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Billabong Bed & Breakfast

Address: 30 Caribbean St, Holloways Beach, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Holloways Beach
Price Range: $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Billabong Bed & Breakfast Cairns Region, Australia - Holloways Beach
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ZimDownUnder, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Talk to Zoe she is very helpful.”
302allenb, 25 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the far side of the house or in the private guest house. The room right off the patio gets a bit of noise from other guests if they get up early for breakfast.”
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chrisguy, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Ask Janenne about the tea towel trick :-)”
funbar75, 20 Jan 2013 | Read review
“If you want total peace, choose the Tropical Room. It has the best view, and is situated away from the other rooms. The view is stunning, peaceful and relaxing.”
wanderlusting1951, 8 Oct 2012 | Read review
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