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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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warwickshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I had 6 nights in this Hotel and had an amazing time here. The room was large and had the most beautiful view over the sea. The staff were extremely helpful, It was just perfect. Pool towels were provided and the pool was huge. If I ever return to Cairns I would most certainly return to this...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear MeganWarwickshire, Thank you for such wonderful feedback and your personal recommendation. We trust that you enjoyed your overall time in Cairns and hope to welcome you back to the hotel next time you are visiting Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Rydges Esplanade in Cairns as we had a work function nearby. As it is still the wet season/off peak the price online was reduced. We were offered a locals rate but when I paid on arrival I was charged the online rate. The hotel is well placed and walking distance to the Esplanade. Close to the entertainment strip...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Troy C, Thank you for your recent review. In terms of the rate offered I would be more than happy to follow up on this for you - perhaps you can contact me directly with the details of your booking and I can review this for you. I trust that you enjoyed the function and your time in Cairns....

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights. It has free parking which is a big thing in Cairns. Wifi worked just fine. We were on the 9th floor and had a view of the city and the water. You are across the street from the walking path along the esplanade which leads to the shops. The room was a bit tired...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear G O, Thank you for your comments following on from your recent stay. We trust that you enjoyed your overall time in Cairns and hope to get an opportunity to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived the staff were amazing. We had several things happen at home and the staff were more than happy to help out with it all. From the breakfast crew to the bar staff it was truly an amazing experience and a BIG thankyou to all of them there. We will book accommodation there again. Great rooms...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Gav T, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us - it was pleasing to read that the team here were able to assist in helping you with your requests. We certainly appreciate your wonderful comments and look forward to welcoming you and the family back on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards,...

Elk Point, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful beautiful resort . The people were awesome, the food was excellent, the rooms were clean, the beds were so comfortable. Great location, just a short walk to many excellent eating places near the water. Love Cairns.

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Donna G, Thank you for your feedback following on from your recent stay with us. We trust you enjoyed the rest of your trip around Australia and hope to be able to welcome you back to Cairns and the Rydges Esplanade Resort in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Wingham
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I stuffed up a leg of our travel and ended up staying at Rydges Esplanade. The staff are exceptional, with eye for detail and welcoming. Our room was great, very comfortable and great view. Pool is very good, and other facilities, spa and bar unreal. Great location, great staff, great facilities. The manger passed us in the hall enroute to...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Murray B, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Your comments are certainly appreciated by the team and it was pleasing to read that we made the right impression. We trust that you enjoyed your overall time in Cairns and hope for an opportunity welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards,...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Checked into hotel and received an upgrade to an executive room on the top floor. It had 2 king beds and the room was quite spacious. Had dinner at their restaurant which was lovely. The service was outstanding thru out our stay, nothing was too much trouble . The pool was wonderful. Highly recommend, great location .

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Melissa M, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team here will be pleased to read that they were able to make a difference and that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope that you will consider staying with us again on your next weekend getaway to Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew...

Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great location opposite the beach and we were lucky enough to get a seaview room. Large clean room with everything you needed, free wifi, comfortable bed. Short walk to a good selection of restaurants. Good size pool, good selection at breakfast but couldn't find any cheese! Extremely friendly and helpful staff, no hesitation in recommending this hotel. Some people may...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear NewportAustralia, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Your comments regarding the friendliness of the team and your personal recommendation are very much appreciated. We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back on your next trip to Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Very nice rooms with comfortable beds. Service was very good and enjoyable breakfast. Ideal for walking along the Esplanade plus close to several good restaurants. Also had good facility for doing laundry.

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Lloyd P, Thank you for your comments - it was certainly pleasing to read that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back on your next visit to Cairns. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

Waikiki
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely room with a sea view. Spacious rooms. Very well serviced. Excellent, friendly and helpful staff throughout the hotel in every area from reception, concierge, restaurant, room servicing. Super main pool area with another pool ( lap pool) plus spa and gym area at the back of the hotel. Easy free parking if you have a car or hire one...

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andrew W, General Manager at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, responded to this review

Dear Helen S, Thank you for such wonderful comments in regards to your recent stay with us, particularly in relation to the position and service received from the team. We trust you enjoyed your time in Cairns and we hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind regards, Andrew Wallis. General Manager.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

Address: 209 - 217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Matson Resort Cairns)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $119 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns 4*
Number of rooms: 240
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“A room overlooking the Esplanade is always a good choice.”
AliceC914, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher the better.”
482clintonp, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It doesn't matter, we take run-of-house and have never been disappointed!”
469ians, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“From our room on the Western side, we couldn't hear much with any kind of noise really from the nearby roadway.”
947gavt, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for a Seaview roo”
NewportAustralia, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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