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Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns

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Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns


 
 
 
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The Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, one of the most distinguished hotels in Cairns, sets the standard for contemporary luxury and service in one of Australia's most beautiful seaside destinations.



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Overview



Cairns' premier hotel, Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, provides a haven of unsurpassed luxury in a tropical city setting. The hotel is magnificently positioned within the cosmopolitan Pier complex, overlooking the Marlin Marina and the Coral Sea.

Shangri-La's special blend of service and attention to detail, combined with the ultra-chic guestrooms, make for memorable stays, and guests aspiring to return. It is a fresh modern hotel with appealing decor, offering all the creature comforts that well travelled guests anticipate. The spectacular waterfront location is renowned as Cairns' premier dining precinct, hosting some of Cairns' most acclaimed restaurants and bars.

With the Marlin Marina being the gateway to the amazing Great Barrier Reef, it offers a variety of ways to in which to explore and discover the reef, from intimate sailing boats through to large luxury cruises, helicopters and seaplanes. Combined with other unique and natural attractions such as the ancient Daintree rainforest, romantic tropical beaches, exciting game fishing, diving and white water rafting, guests are literally spoiled for choice by day and night.

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Review date:   October 23, 2017 5:03PM
 
Review:   Wow, what a surprise. While I was aware of the hotel and its fantastic location, what I wasn't aware of was the quality of the staff. Concierge Graeme is top notch as were all of the team in North Bar and Restaurant! Very well trained and personable. Our room was clean and well maintained. We will be back!
 
Author:   Garry Waugh
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   November 30, 2017 3:09PM
 
Review:   Favourite hotel in Cairns due to location. Walking distance to most spots in the main part of the city. Depending on the room, you can get great views of the marina and out to sea. Customer service has always been excellent and I have stayed here more tgen 5 times over the years. Room service food always hits the spot. I have only stayed in the executive rooms so not sure what the other rooms are like. Only negatives would be paid parking and room can be on the expensive side.
 
Author:   Jason Kelly
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   August 4, 2017 7:02AM
 
Review:   Shangri La Cairns is right on the Marina so is extremely close to where you catch your boat out to the Great Barrier Reef. Rooms are spacious, they have an outdoor pool, sufficient gym and is above a shopping centre (albeit a crappy one), some good bars and restaurants and extremely close proximity to the lagoon and main esplanade. Staff were polite and extremely efficient. They let us have a late check out which we appreciated. We were on a level where the conference rooms are so it is a bit weird to walk to your rooms when conference guests are around but that's just the layout. The hotel is considered 5 star and feels like that in the lobby but it does feel a little dated overall. The hotel has a good bar with happy hour and buffet breakfasts at the restaurant. It was so so busy, they needed an extra hand to help the chef with the eggs/french toast (the chef was doing a great job considering). They also need another staff member to fill up the food options. I also think proper coffee should be included, not an extra cost. For locality and niceness of staff, you can't go past this, but a few things let down the score. FYI you need to pay for any extra people in the room. Even for a room with double beds, you have to pay for 3 or 4 people if there's extra.
 
Author:   Sarah charles
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   December 5, 2017 12:36AM
 
Review:   Location is fantastic. Rooms are a little tired (bed was pretty rubbish). Pool was nice, service good.
 
Author:   Chris McGuire
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   November 15, 2017 2:02PM
 
Review:   Great location near the water and along the boardwalk. Tons of restaurants nearby. Awesome bathrooms and towels. Salt water pool is a plus.
 
Author:   Declan Rutan
 
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