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Louisville, Kentucky
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a week and it was nice enough and the staff was friendly. Our room was clean, though any time we needed our room cleaned we had to ask (the staff didn't just do it automatically like most hotels). However, that's just a minor quibble with an otherwise pleasant stay.

Thank Meredith C
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Adobe Motel is nice place to stay on a budget with clean rooms bathroom and shower and mini fridge and LCD TV and comfortable beds everything you need in a Motel. There is laundry facilities and pool next to the restaurant which isnt a problem as the pool is open until 5 when the restaurant opens. So people are not... More 

Thank Michelle Z
Mornington Island, Australia
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

When I'm submitting a review I'm rating it based on the claimed stars of the venue. This is a budget accommodation facility yes but they are honest in their claims, clean room, great location to cairns central and the airport. We needed a one night crash and burn place waiting for our flight and the Adobe was right then exactly... More 

Thank Iain B
Sydney, Australia
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103 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

A fairly standard Motel only a ten minute drive from Cairns Airport. Two storey building with a Restaurant at the front, twenty four hour check-in and a saltwater swimming pool. Large comfortable rooms with the usual accoutrements. Queen Beds or singles. Walk-in shower area in a moderately sized bathroom. Staff are helpful and went out of their way to help.... More 

Thank sydfire2015
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63 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

I will not stay here again. The check out time is 09:30 which I find way too early. The room was smelly but was supposed to be a non smoking room. The rooms are cheap looking and I did look twice to check if my bed was clean! It was so so!! There is a "pool" available but it feels... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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75 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We chose Adobe for its cheap price and we were pleasantly surprised. The room was big and clean. You get what you pay for with the dated interior. The staff are very detached, you barely have to speak three words to them, they hand you your key and take it back at the end. The walk to the esplanade took... More 

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Gympie, Australia
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Stayed 3 nights with husband and 12 year old boy in room with comfortable queen bed and single. Décor and facilities dated but had everything you need including little fridge and big flat screen TV. No wifi available but there is a pool right by the Little Riccardos in-house restaurant. Italian food excellent. Bathroom large and storage area separate which... More 

1 Thank Ishtar727
Florence, Montana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

NOT a good value (2 doors down, 5 dollars more, Significantly Better) not well maintained, door did not lock securely, windows didn't close properly, 9:30 check out, pool was inside restaurant and restaurant was open irregularly, overall room felt unsafe and uncomfortable

2 Thank Thrasher2015
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105 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Close to city and the airport. Older style motel with a large room. Bed was firm but comfortable, pillows were too soft and not enough of them. Long bench allowed things to be spread out and the extra bed was helpful for clothes and other things. Motel has Little Ricardo's restaurant on the premises, it is very good and saves... More 

Cairns, Australia
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Stayed four nights with my partner while in Cairns on business. Room was clean. It was relatively quiet. Sheets and towels changed once during our stay which was fine. Pleasant Mexican decor. It's a bit of a walk from the CBD - around 15-20 mins to Central Shopping Centre.

Thank Greg A

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Adobe Motel is a family owned and operated motel situated in the Cairns CBD. Adobe Motel offers clean, affordable accomodation for the weary traveller.Convieniently Located within easy walking distance of Cairns city centre and just a 5 minute cab ride from the airport. Comfortable and spacious air-conditioned rooms. Ensuite bathroom, phone, refrigerator, cable TV, tea & coffee making facilities, saltwater pool, tourdesk, guest laundry facilities, car hire, Wireless internet in all rooms, licenced restaurant and plenty more.The friendly staff look forward to welcoming you to the Adobe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Adobe Motel

Address: 191 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $59 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Adobe Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Downstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles 182michellez, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Very limited parking available for small vehicles only”
 of 5 bubbles Ishtar727, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Apparently the back is quieter ( I was up front and had no complaints).”
 of 5 bubbles grega444, 29 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 788owenm, 14 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Choose a room at the rear of the complex.”
  • Toilet and Bathroom
  • Vanity Basin
  • Electric Kettle, Tea and Coffee, Bar Fridge and Flat Screen TV
  • Queen Sized Bed
  • Single Bed
 of 5 bubbles DeathBeforeDecaf, 8 Sep 2013 | Read review
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