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Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“every hour”(80 reviews)
“hourly shuttle”(26 reviews)
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All reviewsevery hourhourly shuttleblue mangoocean viewthe hotel offersshuttle servicetown centreclose to the airportminute walkcoral seatop floorking bedhotel restaurantquiet locationbuffet breakfaststayed here for nightsreception staff
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great, helpful staff, right on the water and esplanade but just far enough away from the tourist madness of central Cairns - an easy walk when you want to be there. The hotel restaurant is delicious when you are too tired to go out. Staff...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Stayed here for only 1 night, last minute, as we had been staying at Fitzroy Is. Resort and weren't happy there. We decided to cut it short and booked our last night here before flying home. It was worth it. The welcome aroma in the...More

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Response from HolidayInnCairnsH, General Manager at Holiday Inn Cairns HarboursideResponded 20 September 2017

Dear Toulouse874, Thank you for taking the time to write us such an excellent 5 star review, we really appreciate it! I'm glad to hear that you found our staff to be friendly and helpful, and you enjoyed the comfortable rooms, beautiful views and tasty...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely three nights here a couple of weeks ago. The location is great, on the seafront and an easy walk into the centre. The hotel provides a free hourly shuttle to and from the city centre every hour if you want to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good hotel in the Cairns esplanade. Spacious room with clean bathroom, friendly helpful staff, not really big outside pool. Located in 20 minuets by foot from the center of Cairns. Highly recommended for families.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my 4 night stay here. Location is a bit far from the town centre but it's a lovely walk along the Esplanade or you can get the hourly shuttle bus. Room was nice with comfy beds and choice of pillows. Breakfast was great....More

Thank Jellifer
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
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Concierge
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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US$81 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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US$81 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
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