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Villa Marine

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked personally with the hotel andit was SIGNIFICANTLY CHEAPER than what is advertised as the cheapest price here,so get a bargain and go to the hotel direct!!! Our unit was clean, tidy and nicely decorated. The grounds were well presented with quirkiness everywhere , the pool was enjoyable and the atmosphere was calm and very relaxing. Thanks Peter for...

Thank mcgillans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just meters away from the beach! This is a perfect place to rest and relax in a nice an cosy room. Peter is really friendly and if you want to book some tour he will kindly help you find what you are looking for! I definitely recommend this place!

Thank Emmanuel D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Absolutely lovely place near the beach, everything is nearby, very convenient and quiet! Thank you Peter for making our stay awesome! Very helpful advises regarding tours, shopping and dining! Would love to come back!

Thank Liudmila K
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review on Villa Marine Holiday Apartments, we are very pleased you enjoyed the peaceful tranquility we are known for . You are very welcome here any time best regards Peter

Nhulunbuy, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Extremely friendly and helpful! I originally booked to stay with these guys in an 'offsite' location because I had my dog, but the dog ended u staying at home so I ended up in regular room 'onsite.' This place was clean (seemingly brand new inside!) Super easy check-in and out. Booked my a rental car once I got there and...

Thank kirrajaye
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thankyou Kirra for your lovely review and for refering us to other mountain bike riders , we greatly appreciate that . The local rides are amazing & so close to Yorkeys so Im pleased you were able to make maximum use of the trails . Yes your holiday apt here at Villa Marine has a new kitchen , bathroom and...

Reviewed 6 April 2017

This little place is quiet and offers comfortable and classy rooms in a friendly environment. The pool is also beautiful, surrounded by palm trees where birds stay. Peter, the manager is really kind and can help you with anything and shows great knowledge of the local sightseeing.

Thank Raphaël D
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review , we are really pleased you enjoyed the peaceful rainforest environment that Villa Marine is famous for . Hope to have you stay again Best regards Peter Villa Marine

Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying Yorkeys Knob is gorgeous with a lovely beach. Villa mArine is just off the beach, in a beautiful rainforest setting. Unit was very comfortable and the pool fantastic. We had a couple of family functions pool side and Peter and his team were really helpful. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank Megan D
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thankyou Megan for your lovely review , we are very pleased you liked how close Villa Marine Holiday Apartments , is to one of the most beautiful beaches in the Cairns Region , tranquil Yorkeys Knob Beach . Very pleased your family enjoyed your stay here and enjoyed our lagoon pool , we hope to have you stay again best...

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stayed at Villa Marine for 2 nights while we had some renovations done at home. We chose Villa Marine for a number of reasons, its a beautiful spot almost on the beach at Yorkeys Knob, its very quiet, everything you need is in the room, the beds are very comfortable and Peter is a wonderful host!

Thank GeorgeCairns
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for review on villamarine.com.au . We are pleased , you enjoyed our peaceful rainforest surroundings & that you found our beds very comfortable , we purchase quality beds , so our guests sleep well . We look forward to having you stay again , best regards Peter

Reviewed 13 March 2017

In villa marine I had great holiday's accomodation, it is a very pretty place, super-close to cairns.The room was spacious, kitchen and kitchen-ware are well furnished, the bathroom is nice and moreover everything is super clean ! Wi-fi is fast, and there's a pool and a BBQ in the garden ! I just love it

Thank Sébastien B
Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I really wanted to writte a review and show you some photos of this beautiful place by the beach. This is what it looked like in my cozy villa, before I put my stuff all over it. :D After staying in busy Cainrs CBD I really needed to get a peacefull place to stay and where I could actually feel...

Thank Julian G
Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review . Im really pleased you enjoyed our beautiful setting and that you had great WIFI access here , best regards Peter

Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Stayed here several times in the past. Always lovely to come back to. Quiet, clean, nice cold aircond during a steamy February, lots of parking for our large vehicle. Theres a large gravel area near the road that always has plenty of room. Will keep coming back. Lovely to wake up to the birds in the rainforest area which backs...

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Peter P, Manager at Villa Marine, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review . It is so wonderful to have your repeat business here at Villa Marine !! We really appreciate your repeat business ! , and look forward to having you stay again . Best Regards Peter

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy 1 of our 9 villas facing rain forest and 50m from the beach with fully self-contained facilities, including kitchens and bathrooms. Our villas are suitable for couples, singles, families, and small groups, and we have a range of accommodation options to suit all budgets from budget to luxury. Located just 10 minutes north of Cairns by the beach, our environmentally friendly accommodation faces rain forest with diverse wildlife including kangaroos and many different rain forest bird species. Our tourist information center offers free tour bookings and car hire. Tours pick up at our door. Tap into our extensive knowledge on the best reef locations or our diverse range of every tour in the Cairns region! Friendly, helpful service, shops, supermarket, restaurants and buses very close. Villa Marine is located so close to Cairns, yet by the beach away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. Ideal for those seeking a more natural environment. Come and stay at Cairns' quirkiest holiday accommodation! Awards: Cairns Tourism Association Annual Award 2011. Best standard Accommodation for the Region: 2012, 2013, 2014. Tourism Tropical North Queensland Hall Of Fame 2015. TripAdvisor certification For Excellence: 2011, 2012,2013,2014, 2015. TripAdvisor Hall Of Fame 2015. Eco-Friendly Certification. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Marine

Address: 8 Rutherford St, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Yorkeys Knob
Price Range: $148 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Marine 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms are good”
GeorgeCairns, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“not sure, but my rooms was great.”
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“All rooms are the same, clean, tropical feel and look out to the swimming pool.”
Flicckk, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A lovely well laid out holiday destination. All the apartments have easy access to the pool and can hear the sea at night.”
Miranda_NZ, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They all have patios where you can sit, but the tropical apartment has more of a garden, feeling you're in the forest.”
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  • Our diving spot at the Great Barrier Reef, arranged by Villa Marine
CoolestWoman, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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