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Rydges Plaza Cairns

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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good24%
  • Average28%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible18%
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“Easily forgotten”
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“Great Location / Bad Location!”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

I'm surprised by some of the negative reviews. Iv stayed at all Rydges in Cairns and this 1 is my favourite. The location is right in town. Its an easy walk to pier for cruises. I like the pool. I like the staff esp Verna...More

Thank Lea5678
Response from Joel D, General Manager at Rydges Plaza CairnsResponded 6 December 2016

Dear Lea5678 Thanks for the glowing review and the great feedback on Verna. Ill be sure to pass on your kind words. Its great to hear as a loyal PGR member you choose to stay at Rydges Plaza Cairns when you come to visit and...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is old and is in desperate need of demolition. The ceiling is flaking away. Mould stains jetting out from the air conditioning vent. Missing fan knob. Pointless patio (measures about 30cm). Staff were not very pleasant. As I priority guest awards member on...More

Thank Twoin F
Response from Joel D, General Manager at Rydges Plaza CairnsResponded 5 December 2016

Dear Twoin F Thank you for your feedback form your recent stay and I am sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations at this time. We are currently in the process of refreshing the property and this will address several of the issues...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a 3 night stay in Nov 2016 checked in Friday checked out Monday. Staff at reception were friendly and courteous.Position of hotel is great and within walking distance to many great bars & restaurants. Décor at reception and in rooms and hallways very dated...More

Thank KellyM_11
Response from Joel D, General Manager at Rydges Plaza CairnsResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Kelly, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I am touring group all around Australia and my tourists (European) appreciated breakfast in this hotel most of all all other places. Big variety of healthy food. The greatest variety of mueslis, seeds, fruit and yoghurts and juices as well as hot meals with poached...More

Thank andrzejstrauss
Response from Joel D, General Manager at Rydges Plaza CairnsResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Andy Thanks for the great review and I am glad you and your group enjoyed your time in Plaza. Look forward to welcoming you back very soon Joel Day General Manager

Reviewed 30 November 2016

Great central place to stay. I was very happy with the rooms and service and it had everything we needed for the night. I was told it was older but fine and was happily surprised. It is not the newest, but clean and comfortable. The...More

Thank Leanne C
Response from Joel D, General Manager at Rydges Plaza CairnsResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Leanne Great to hear we met your needs and you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you back again very soon and hopefully you have a bit more time to unwind and take advantage of all we have to offer. Joel Day...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$86 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#28 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$86 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#28 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jay T
21 March 2017|
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Response from wildbrumby58 | Reviewed this property |
Legally, I don't thinks so. The balconies are very small, and smoke can enter another unit very easily, so it would be inconsiderate to do so, even if it were legal. Very commendable that you asked.
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Jay T
21 March 2017|
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Response from Peni T | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it's allowed. I believe there's a no smoking policy with a penalty for smoking that applies.
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"Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter. GO ELSEWHERE!"
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"choose a room which is not next to the lift well (too noisy)"
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