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Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“every hour”(77 reviews)
“blue mango”(12 reviews)
“ihg member”(12 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsevery hourblue mangoihg memberhourly shuttleshuttle servicetown centreocean viewthe hotel offersclose to the airportminute walkking bedhotel restaurantquiet locationbuffet breakfaststayed here for nightsbarrier reefan upgrade
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had to spend a night in Cairns near the airport as we had a 6:45AM flight to Uluru (Ayers Rock) and as such this hotel was only minutes away and reasonably priced. While the balcony in our room provided a nice view as it faced...More

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Hotel's Favourite
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

4  Thank toulouse874
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 2 weeks ago

Delightful large room with king-size bed on level 7. The view from the balcony overlooking the Esplanade was spectacular. A delicious dinner in the restaurant in the evening with the wine was at a reasonable price. The sumptuous buffet breakfast had many choices which capped...More

Thank Bevin I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed this hotel experience travelling on my own. The bed was extra comfy with a great pillow selection and nice linen. The view from the balcony was divine. Its not far to walk to town for food but the food in the restaurant is...More

Thank funnydude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn Cairns is in a very pleasant location along the seafront, but before Lake St gets tackier and noisier with cheap souvenir shps and fast food places. We had a view of the sea from our room, shaded with elegant palms. Right from...More

Thank chelseabunLondon
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Internet
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Jennifer D
1 August 2017|
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Response from lynette953 | Reviewed this property |
We found them very accommodating so I am sure if you requested early check in they may be able to help
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Matt J
23 May 2017|
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Response from MarieS1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does
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Davidedwardhewitt
17 April 2017|
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Response from jay17161 | Reviewed this property |
No.. BF is not included in standard room booking unless there is an offer going on by the Hotel. Its a buffet BF with few items (Eggs, bakery items, fruits, cereals & Milk, pancakes etc) so there is not much to regret for... More
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Room Tips
"Great location, spacious room and no traffic noise on the 7th Floor"
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"No real views."
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"This hotel is on the Esplanade but in the quiet area, away from the city centre. About a 10-15 minute walk..."
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"All rooms are good! You have a view no matter which direction you face."
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