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Balaclava Hotel

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423 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Come for lunch. Got the Indian curry. It was delicious. But when you are paying $20 to get an entree size meal with literally 2 tablespoons of rice and 2 pappadams it's a bit of a rip off. Entree size meal at main meal prices....More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Had dinner here on Friday night with a group of friends. The selection of wines and beer available was small but diverse. The menu was comprehensive, the servings a good size without being huge. Only complaint was the roast of the day -beef, was tough....More

Thank 497kymb
Reviewed 15 April 2018

As someone who travels for work every weekend all over Australia, I’d rate this place as the worst I have stayed in. There was an overwhelming smell of sewage in my room (202) and my friend’s next door. Really disgusting. The bathrooms are very old...More

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This is an older ground floor motel complex with a great steak house restaraunt in the same complex. There are pokies but neatly tastefully tucked away. The furyhest side away is a popular bottle shop retail outlet but no sounds of traffic reached my room....More

Thank Mary Jane C
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We were lucky enough to visit Balaclava Hotel after our Motel restaurant was closed for the night. The food was delicious, steaks were tender, plenty on the plate to eat in fact we left food on the plate.

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The Balaclava Hotel in Cairns is a family friendly hotel, located along the main highway, just 3 kilometres from the city centre and the world famous Cairns Marina - your gateway to the Great Barrier ...More Reef! The hotel has all you need to enjoy a long or short stay - enjoy a steak at our award winning Graziers Steakhouse, unwind after a long day at the Sports Bar, or keep the kids entertained with one of our face painting events. Our friendly staff look forward to helping you enjoy your stay in Cairns. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 77 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balaclava Hotel Cairns, Queensland
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Avoid 202 unless you like sewage smells"
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"just don't stay"
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"Opposite Reception area quieter"
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"Don't expect the Ritz Charlton"
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