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Miranda, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Our second visit to this accommodation. We stayed here for 3 weeks in a two bedroom this time with our son. Very comfortable. Free Wifi and Foxtel. Great pool and lovely views. Undercover parking. Quiet position about 1.5klms from centre of Cairns, an easy walk along the esplanade into Cairns.

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stayed here for 10 days. The unit is self-contained, including laundry facilities. It is comfortable and clean, if a little dated. All units look over the Esplanade. The staff (mostly Andrew) are friendly and assisted when required. It is opposite the waterfront towards the north end of the Esplanade and is about a 20 minute walk to the wharf...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

My family stayed in a two bedroom apartment in December. It was a pleasant enough stay, not outstanding. A liitle like comparing Pierce Brosnan to Sean Connery. Advantages Reasonably priced compared to other accommodation Good view Layout of apartment/utensils Close to playgrounds Undercover parking Free wifi Friendly customer service Disadvantages When using Booking.com the full price of our stay was...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I'm from Los Angeles, visiting friends in Brisbane, and couldn't resist hopping the 2 hour flight to Cairns to dive the Great Barrier Reef. I found the Waterfront Terraces on Airbnb (I'm an Airbnb host in Studio City, California). I originally booked a 5 night stay but extended my trip for another 4 nights. I stayed in a 1 bedroom...

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 January 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 7 nights as part of our honeymoon around Australia. Overall was disappointed with the accommodations. We payed 150 USD a night to stay here under the idea that this were luxury four star apartments. After a look inside, it was clear that these apartments were more 2 star worthy. First, the apartment was...

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Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

This property is on the Esplanade with nice water views from all apartments however it's also close to the airport and under the flight path for landings and take-off. International/national planes fly very early in the morning and at night drowning out TV, conversation, and disrupted our sleep at times. We tried two apartments - the second or third floor...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Love this place. We are an older couple with our eldest son staying in a 2 bedroom apartment on the third floor. It's a walk-up, but views are fantastic every morning from our balcony overlooking the ocean. The apartment is very well equipped with a washer/dryer and all Bosch kitchen appliances. The French press coffee maker and water pot are...

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Cooktown, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Ended up here from friends who had stayed previously. Needed to be close to hospital and Andrew the manager was so accomodating. The apartment was much nicer then expected and had everything except glad wrap and salt! So no complaints at all. Great location for children -short walk to playground and longer walk to Muddies. Very convenient parking and short...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Situated overlooking the Esplanade, at the quieter end. Room is suitably equipped for self catering. The AC is good and there is free wifi. Just needs a little upgrade particularly the bathroom. Has washer and dryer which was great. It is a brisk 15 minute walk to main area of Cairns. Andrew the manager / owner very pleasant.

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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This was perfect for our family of 5. The size of our two bedroom unit was perfect and it had a well equipped kitchen, lovely bbq area and easy undercover car parking. We found this the right distance to walk to the lagoon, our children rode their scooters and it was an enjoyable experience for everyone. Just a short walk...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Waterfront Terraces

Address: 233 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $121 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfront Terraces 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Waterfront Terraces Cairns, Queensland
Waterfront Terraces Hotel Cairns
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#25 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
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“All rooms face the water, 1 bedrooms on ground and first floor, two bedroom on top floor. They are all the same.”
 of 5 bubbles KTR0105, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are great for smaller kids. Second and third floor rooms have beautiful views of the Pacific.”
 of 5 bubbles J5525MGemilyh, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No lift so ask for ground floor if stairs an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles ald0nna, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The two bedroom self contained units on the upper floor had beautiful views, and were the perfect size for a large family.”
 of 5 bubbles JaimeH389, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All rooms face the esplanade. Ground and 1st floor are 1 bedroom and 2 ND floor are 2 bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles KTR0105, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
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