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    Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

    209-217 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$200
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          Overview
          • Excellent29%
          • Very good47%
          • Average17%
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          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 4 days ago

          We arrived at the hotel very early in the morning after a long flight from Osaka. I am a IHG member and use a CPAP machine to sleep, so that on these overnight flight there is no snoozing. I did ask earlier if it was...More

          Thank Peter B
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I live near Cairns and often stay in a hotel if I am having a night out in the city and don't want to drive home. Usually, I elect for mid-range ($80-170/night) and am generally disappointed by some aspect of the hotels, especially when booking...More

          1  Thank Avrilla
          Response from HI_Cairns_HS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

          Dear Avrilla, Thank you for taking the time to write this review about your recent stay with us. We appreciate all your comments and we are glad you had a fantastic time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards,...More

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          The room was in good condition with amazing views over the water. Staff went out of their way to help every guest and make every one feel welcome. It's a 15 or 20 minute walk into town if you don't want to eat at the...More

          Thank Martin E
          Reviewed 6 days ago

          The staff of this hotel invited us down for free drinks in the lounge the evening we arrived and they sat and visited with us. It was a nice personal touch. I felt they really cared about us beyond the average hotel staff. The views...More

          Thank MountainMom78
          Response from HolidayInnCairnsH, General Manager at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

          Dear MountainMom78 Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the beautiful views over the Ocean from your guest room, but also that you treasured the time at our guest drinks. We hope to be able to welcome you back...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          My partner and I stayed here for two nights, Friday and Saturday as we met with friends from overseas who belong to the Holiday Inn travel club. We had very quite adjacent rooms which worked very well. The overall experience was above average and the...More

          Thank Stefan B
          Response from HolidayInnCairnsH, General Manager at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

          Dear Stefan B, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your recent stay with us. We appreciate all your feedback and I agree Teshi's restaurant provides not only an excellent location but fantastic selection of meals. We look forward to welcoming...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Pool
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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
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          • US$87 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
          • #14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 173
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          • Cairns
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          • Mercure Cairns Harbourside Hotel Cairns ,
          • Accor Cairns Harbourside ,
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Davidedwardhewitt
          Is Breakfast included with a standard room booking?
          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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          Jerry S
          Is breakfast included (like holiday inn express in U.S.) or do u pay extra? If so how much? Tnx.
          20 February 2017|
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          Response from HolidayInnCairnsH | Property representative |
          Dear Jerry Thank you for your chat. Please contact us at reception at check-in to discuss buffet breakfast options for you during your stay Kind regards Sandra Smith
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          Jerry S
          My flight out is 5:30 in the morning. Is transportation to the airport available as early as 4-4:30am? Free shuttle? Taxi? Uber?
          20 February 2017|
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          Response from HolidayInnCairnsH | Property representative |
          Good morning Jerry Thank you for your kind question and we look forward to welcoming you to the Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside. Jerry, from the airport there are taxi or shuttle bus available (at an extra cost, estimated... More
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          "Make sure you get a room facing the water. Others are good, but the water view is priceless"
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          "Any room on the Eastern side and above 4th floor gets a great view out to the Coral Sea and a Fantastico..."
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          "We had an ocean view room and it was lovely to have such a beautiful outlook."
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          "oceanview,great in the morning with the sun coming up"
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