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    Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

    209-217 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    011 61 1800 760 595
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good50%
    • Average17%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 1,299 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My wife and I stayed for a few days at this hotel on our first visit to Cairns. We loved the location near the Esplanade and the room facing the bay was very very nice. The real standout here was the service, though - just...More

    Thank Paul J
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed here for only 1 night, last minute, as we had been staying at Fitzroy Is. Resort and weren't happy there. We decided to cut it short and booked our last night here before flying home. It was worth it. The welcome aroma in the...More

    1  Thank toulouse874
    Response from HolidayInnCairnsH, General Manager at Holiday Inn Cairns HarboursideResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Toulouse874, Thank you for taking the time to write us such an excellent 5 star review, we really appreciate it! I'm glad to hear that you found our staff to be friendly and helpful, and you enjoyed the comfortable rooms, beautiful views and tasty...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I prebooked & prepaid in advance as an IHG member. On arrival, early evening, we checked in & as we are both aged in our 70's we struggled with our luggage. Eventually, we borrowed a trolley and managed to man handle it into the lift...More

    Thank Karole H
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel for one night. It was a spur of the moment booking and we were very happy with the higher floor, room with a beautiful view. The room was also cool and comfortable, although a little dated. The staff were super...More

    Thank Kellbell1902
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here with work for one night. Got the top floor with a great view. Room service was fast and great food. Buffet breakfast was excellent value I thought, and plenty of selections. Shower tap took some getting used to but got there in the...More

    Thank wilbur183058
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • USD 90 - USD 193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Cairns
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 173
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Cairns Region >
    • Cairns
    • Also Known As
    • Mercure Cairns Harbourside Hotel Cairns ,
    • Accor Cairns Harbourside ,
    • Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside Queensland
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    Jennifer D
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from lynette953 | Reviewed this property |
    We found them very accommodating so I am sure if you requested early check in they may be able to help
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    23 May 2017|
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    17 April 2017|
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    Response from jay17161 | Reviewed this property |
    No.. BF is not included in standard room booking unless there is an offer going on by the Hotel. Its a buffet BF with few items (Eggs, bakery items, fruits, cereals & Milk, pancakes etc) so there is not much to regret for... More
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