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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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Oceanfront 12-story hotel towers, 3 blocks from city center.
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Pool
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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Mountain View
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Reviewed yesterday

Phone booking was easy, friendly staff across the whole experience. Paying for parking is a bit of a let down but at only $10 a day; not too bad and considering the public parking around Cairns it is understandable. Shout yourself the little extra for...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great place to base ourselves for a week in Cairns, easy to walk to the markets, right on the Esplanade, lots of restaurants nearby. The room was clean and fresh with a comfortable bed. Staff were friendly and obliging. Nothing at all to complain about...More

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Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 21 June 2018

Dear daleaus, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We trust that you enjoyed your overall time in Cairns and we hope for an opportunity to welcome you back on your next visit. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Reviewed 5 days ago

The pools and spa were nice, it's a bit of a maze to get around the grounds. We had a gorgeous view of the mountain. Beds were lovely and we had a very spacious nice room. My main issue is that the room had this...More

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Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 4 days ago

Dear Red_Rose_583, Thank you for your feedback and my apologies for the issue that you mention with the room you stayed in. The carpets have all recently been replaced but I will endeavor to track down the room you stayed in a see if we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great room after an complimentary upgrade to an ocean view room. Libby at the front desk was terrific and Sean was very helpful at the tours desk. The main pool was great, although our room had a constant fan in the bathroom...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While very friendly the Rydges esplanade is possibly not the best hotel in Cairns to stay in. It’s friendly and helpful - front desk staff are great - but it is a little tired. For business you need good wifi and a mini bar so...More

Thank Farmsyfaves
Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Farmsyfaves, Thank you for feedback and for the opportunity to review where we can improve on the overall guest experience. On a positive note we are in the process of actioning some of the points you have raised. The fixed wall hairdryers are being...More

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Srl86
31 October 2017|
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Response from Debinqueensland | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not a toddler friendly pool but across the road in the park there is an awesome kids playground with water play area. And further up the path is a great community pool area with suitable kids pool.
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Michael D
3 July 2017|
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Weather today in Cairns is beautifully sunny and 24 degrees. Whilst the pools are not heated its still a perfect spot to while away the afternoon - plenty of sun on the deck around the pool and chairs to relax in. You are... More
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Jay T
24 June 2017|
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I don't smoke but would presume no
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"pay the extra for a room with a view, well worth it to wake up to the mountains or ocean panorama."
brendanmrt
yesterday
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"I recommend a view of the ocean, it changes by the hour."
Moorhound
1 week ago
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"Would recommend an ocean view room."
140lizr
4 weeks ago
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"Great ocean views"
Giacinta
6 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$95 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rydges esplanade resort cairns hotel cairnsrydges esplanade hotel cairnsrydges esplanade cairnsrydges cairns
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Matson Resort Cairns
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandCairns RegionCairns
NUMBER OF ROOMS
240
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