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Bunbury, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I couldn't fault this hotel loved the rooms loved the staff and loved the food and service. Great location . They let us shower and store our suitcases even after checking out till it was time for our flight . Happy hour is $5 spirit, beer and house wine 👍👍👍

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This is our third visit to cairns and bay village. We were disappointed this time to see the place starting g to look it's age. First the apartments we had booked were not available as there had been a flood I another apartment. So we were up on third floor with 3 children one in a buggy with no lift.... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

In Cairns for a family wedding, my husband and 24 yo daughter stayed the nights here. Very comfortable beds and room only let down by the bathroom. No exhaust fan, inadequate in-floor drainage which meant that the whole bathroom flooded every time someone showered and very slippery floor tiles. Otherwise a great experience, the staff are so friendly and helpful,... More 

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Thank Jackie E
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stayed in a three bedroom/two bathroom apartment across the road from the main block. The apartment had a large balcony. There was a small pool. The apartment was clean and the beds were comfortable. The kitchen was okay but not well-supplied with pans or equipment. One of the pans had a handle that came off and was only grudgingly replaced.... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We booked a 3 bedroom apartment, very clean, wonderful restaurant, secure complex with covered car parking. Staff were extremely helpful, would stay there again. The building is across from Cairns Base Hospital if that is a requirement for your stay.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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60 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

The staff is quite friendly and the rooms are good, although our room had the typical smell of the tropics, which is not always agreeable. The feel of the total is a little old fashioned, but not too much. Facilities work well, including the wifi. For a limited number of cars there is in house parking available. The continental breakfast... More 

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

The Bay Village Tropical Retreat is a great place to stay in Cairns. It is in a great location in Cairns, jut a ten to fifteen minute walk into town. The staff are friendly and helpful...the rooms are clean and it has a great pool to cool down in. This is the second time we have stayed at the Bay... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Comfortable, clean and good sized accommodation located within walking distance of downtown Cairns. Well equipped with all the facilities necessary for a comfortable stay. Some great restaurants located within 5-10 minute walk of the accommodation. Extra beach towels available for use on day trips to beach or reef.

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Located at the quieter, less touristy end of Cairns yet still within walking distance of restaurants and the Esplanade. The decor was a little dated but everything was clean, spacious and functional. The tropical gardens were lovely. The pool was a bit cool in Winter but I imagine would be refreshing in the Summer. Staff were professional and friendly. The... More 

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel provided us with v basic accomodation. The bus stop outside the hotel is a godsend as it is quite a trek into town. The staff were v friendly and the bay leaf restaurant that is attached is an absolute must! It is a balinese restaurant that serves delicious food.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Bay Village Tropical Retreat

Address: Cnr Lake & Gatton Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $124 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bay Village Tropical Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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“The apartments are in a separate block so all the same.”
 of 5 bubbles 141AndrewS141, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the first floor rooms,”
 of 5 bubbles pratimc, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator, so be prepared to lift your luggage up stairs unless you get ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles MarilynS5, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the ground floor so you don't have to haul your bags up the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles MillyAbroad, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Noise-wise probably better across the road from the main block.”
 of 5 bubbles Carol379, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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