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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:   April 25, 2018 8:38PM
Review:   Every time I stay here, I discover new ways in which this place is awesome. Rooms are consistently big and spacious and comfortable, staff always really make you feel looked after, and the whole experience is easy and relaxing. Parking is also great, location is walking distance to the cafes and restaurants, and they treat you to a $10 voucher if you choose to go 'green' and skip the daily cleaning service. How thoughtful! I can't wait to come back!
Author:   Julia Lyon
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   April 20, 2018 3:29PM
Review:   The rooms were lovely and a good size, Ocean view is worth it. the hotel is within walking distance of a few nice pubs bars and restaurants. The pool was great it wasn't huge but there were always plenty of chairs and shade. The only negative thing would be the prices at the bar and restaurant I thought there were a bit over priced. If you love seafood however the buffet would absolutely be worth it
Author:   K. M.
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   April 15, 2018 3:20AM
Review:   The lobby and entrance was very modern. But the two bedroom apartment on the north tower was very old. It had furniture that my grand ma has. Needs lots of updating. Very friendly staff. Next time would find another place.
Author:   Rathika Senthil
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   May 1, 2018 2:23PM
Review:   Very nice staff at reception. Nice room. Some Restaurant staff were very friendly, some unfriendly and not really attentive. Food from a la carte was okay. Dinner buffet was not good and definitely not worth AUD 65. Breakfast buffet was very good and tasty. Nice pool but too cold in the evening. Area is quiet. 15-20min walk to Night Markets and more lively area. In general a good hotel.
Author:   D H G
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   January 26, 2018 3:14AM
Review:   This is a nice hotel only one street back from the beach. The entry way and general dining areas are nice and the pool is large, accommodating many swimmers at the same time. However, the place does look a bit tired. I heard that they are renovating their rooms, but I am not sure where they are up to with that program. The first evening we were there it was a Monday night. My work colleague and I were sitting in the general bar area, we noticed that there were two staff members, still in uniform and having drinks. They both sat there for quite some time, more than a couple of hours with the bar tender handing them more and more drinks during the evening. It was not a particularly professional look for the hotel, given that everyone could see and tell who they were. I would go back here, but just hope it gets updated a bit more before then. And they need to pull their staff in somewhat too.
Author:   Simon Hoby
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