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    Cairns Harbour Lights

    1 Marlin Parade | CityPort Harbourfront Complex, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
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    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed top floor,overlooking Trinity inlet,always something to watch. Nice,roomy 1 bedroom apartment,good pool, located next to the best eating places such as Dundees,the Waterfront and the Reef Casino's Tamarind.Reception staff always pleasant and helpful.

    Thank N592GVpeterh
    Response from Adriette M, General Manager at Cairns Harbour LightsResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Peter, Thank you for sharing your experience. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to welcome you back during your next visit to Cairns. Kind Regards, Adriette

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked in for 3 nights as Accor members and were greatly disappointed. This is definitely not a 4* establishment and its wrong of the company to portray it as one. The living area had 2 small stained couches on it. The balcony had 2...More

    2  Thank twinadoes2
    Response from Adriette M, General Manager at Cairns Harbour LightsResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Twinadoes2, Thank you for sharing your feedback and I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations. The experience you are describing, is certainly not our usual standard, and I wish to sincerely apologise for it. We do have rooms that have...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    First impressions of walking into the hotel I thought it would be a good experience - nice lobby. The harbour is gorgeous but this has nothing to do with the hotel. That is where any praise will end. On arrival, we were given a two...More

    3  Thank Luke M
    Response from Adriette M, General Manager at Cairns Harbour LightsResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear Luke, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am sorry to hear about your dissatisfying experience, and I wish to express my sincerest apologies. I am disappointed that the manager on duty was unable to resolve the situation in a...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is located in a prefect location for business and tourists. I had a standard room that was relatively large with a good view of the inlet. The room was quite. The shower was terrific after arriving in late. The bed was a little...More

    Thank Rynell H
    Response from Adriette M, General Manager at Cairns Harbour LightsResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear Rynell, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am glad to read you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you soon again, Kind Regards, Adriette

    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    One of the places to stay. Very well located. Close to all the action. Not cheap but well worth it. Apartment rooms serviced daily - nice. Hotel facilities all very nice. Staff friendly and always accomodated our requests. Highly recommend.More

    Thank John L
    Response from Adriette M, General Manager at Cairns Harbour LightsResponded 14 August 2017

    Thank you John for the great feedback. I will certainly pass it onto the team, whom I'm sure will use your feedback as encouragement to continue their dedicated guest focus and hard work. We look forward to welcome you back during your next visit to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$120 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 94
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    CherieandMark
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Mandy H | Reviewed this property |
    Both pool and spa are cold
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    Lynne M
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from margaretgE3455SE | Reviewed this property |
    1. Pay for movies only 2. Fox sport 3 channels 3. Plenty of restaurants very very close to, plus some restaurants will provide room service.
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    Lynne M
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from Ed C | Reviewed this property |
    it has movie channels and food is definitely Available
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