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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“family room”(27 reviews)
AMENITIES
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Rydges is in a great spot just off the Esplanade in Abbott St. It provides great views across the ocean (if you have a sea facing room). Staff are very friendly and helpful. The concierge goes out of their way to assist whether with...More

Thank WarrenAus
Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 6 days ago

Dear WarrenAus, Thank you for your feedback and in particular for recognising the efforts of the team here. We trust that you enjoyed your time spent discovering Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a five night stay. Hotel extremely busy with school holidays and a conference. We were originally in an executive room on 11th floor. It. Was a large room, king bed, lounge and table area and great view but had an adjoining door to...More

Thank Canberra364
Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 6 days ago

Dear Canberra364, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It was pleasing to read that the team here were able to resolve your initial concerns. We are certainly very spoilt in terms of location and the short walk to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed with my partner before going to Fitzroy Island. We loved it. Booked direct got a huge discount plus a free drink each. They had a great spa and sauna. No problems with Wi-Fi which was a bonus. There seafood restaurant was amazing, nice way...More

Thank Mishka Blue F
Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 6 days ago

Dear Mishka Blue F, Thank you so much for your personal recommendation and feedback. We trust that you enjoyed your time spent discovering Cairns and we look forward to welcoming you back for your next visit. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed 4 star definitely not. Pushing to come in at 3. Only most of the staff were very helpful The room 210 smelt like cat urine on entering It was in need of a good clean the bathroom had a lot of mould and...More

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

Dear Myra M, Thank you for your feedback and my apologies for where we fell short of expectation. We have recently upgraded the hotel's HVAC system. This has had an impact on the extraction fans in the bathrooms but I am happy to report that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was excellent with arguably the most comfortable hotel bed I have ever slept in. The service was very good. The "key" often didn't work and I found that many others had the same problem. It meant a trip down to reception to get...More

Thank Mazz1e
Response from andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort CairnsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mazzle, Thank you for your feedback and for choosing to stay with us. We trust that you enjoyed your time spent discovering Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$124 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
#15 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$124 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Cairns
#15 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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Response from andrew W | Property representative |
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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Response from Dean D | Reviewed this property |
I don't smoke but would presume no
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"Breakfast costs $30 and is a buffet. If you purchase it from the reception the night before it will cost only..."
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"Ask for a room that is not too close to lifts and washing machine rooms as ours was close to these and was a..."
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"the sea view rooms are worth it"
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"Ocean views are excellent"
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