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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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Oceanview Queen

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Oceanview Queen - Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns. Copyright Rydges Hotels & Resorts.

Sit back and relax on your own private balcony overlooking the Coral Sea and picturesque Cairns Esplanade. Averaging 32 m2 the rooms are spacious, offering one queen bed with a double fold out sofa. Rate covers 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children under 12 yrs using existing bedding. Maximum adult occupancy is 3 - additional adult charge will apply.

Room Facilities:
  • Private balconies
  • In house movies (hotel only, fee applies)
  • Austar (hotel only)
  • 24 hr room service (hotel only)
  • Air conditioning and ceiling fans
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Mini bar (hotel only)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Broadband (hotel only, fee applies)

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Overlooking the picturesque Coral Sea on the Cairns Esplanade, unforgettable memories are created in the beautifully landscaped surrounds of Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, with a variety of superbly appointed rooms, outstanding dining facilities and a myriad of recreational activities.

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns combines comfort and style with a range of accommodation options from hotel Rooms to fully self-contained apartments. Discover the resort facilities including three swimming pools, children's wading pool, two tennis courts, a complete Health & Fitness centre, Aerobic classes, spa, sauna.

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Review date:   November 20, 2017 12:11AM
Review:   Got a room at a affordable price when most motels were near on fully booked. Good parking. Hotel fairly close to the main area and on the esplanade. Food was great and the Ridges burger for room service was awesome. Room service was very quick and always lovely and polite. Best part was All Rydges employees i dealt with were friendly and polite. Negatives: Cairns a busy place so plenty of road and building noise from the street. Will be the same all over cairns as it is always growing. Found the pillows slim and would turn to rock overnight. Some drilling noise from the adjacent room before 9am.
Author:   Jason Kelly
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   December 1, 2017 12:26PM
Review:   I liked that the restaurant food was available for room service. The staff were great, there was one girl in the restaurant, young, long brown hair... she was so helpful to us, the restaurant looked busy but she still made our experience great and the wait was short. The room was great and reception staff nice. Only thing didn’t like was the travel adventure guy misinformed us on a reef trip. Location is great, it was quiet.. oh and the pool is epic
Author:   Dabbi Meyer
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   November 26, 2017 5:37PM
Review:   This hotel was excellent, had amazing room service, the pool was very neat and warm ( Cold when it was hot). I enjoyed the great views you get from 6th floor. I really liked the beds as they were very soft and nice. The room was quite large and was very well maintained. The lobby was the best part of them all as it was large and had many activities along with tour guides. The food was great as well. I really recommend staying at this hotel if you are visiting cairns.
Author:   Anish Davuluri
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   August 13, 2017 12:44PM
Review:   Decent chain hotel in cairns for a good price. The hallway decor needs a bit of an update however the rooms themselves where a good clean modern North Queensland style room, the only complaint is that the lighting in the bathroom could be better. The staff where extremely friendly and helpful with every interaction so no complaints there. The main downside was the lobby was extremely crowded and busy at multiple times during our stay, and it just appeared to be people waiting for various reasons, so a larger lobby area would be nice. Overall a good place to stay while you are in Cairns.
Author:   Adrian L
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Review date:   December 6, 2017 11:05AM
Review:   Good service. Fridge was broken/ not working so everything was defrosted. Breakfast was great. New rooms look nice
Author:   Angela McCarthy
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