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Vicki S
Orange, Australia
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4.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 Jan 2024
I only stayed one night, and to be honest I wish I could have stayed longer. I was upgraded to a lovely room overlooking the ocean. Bed was comfy and the shower pressure was great. Tv didn't work very well, but wifi was excellent. I had breakfast included in my rate and the food was very good. It's not a budget hotel, but the location, views and amenities are great. I would love to stay again and would recommend for anyone wanting a nice posh hotel stay.
Date of stay: November 2023
Room Tip: Opt for an ocean view room if you can - the views are spectacular.
Trip type: Travelled solo
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Reviewed 21 January 2024

Room was clean and bed comfortable. We had an ocean view room and while the view is very nice, the room is boxy, utilitarian and dated. Common areas need updating, too. Staff is accomodating, if not particularly friendly. Food in the cafe is ok and hotel is about a half-mile away from the areas with restaurants and shops. Stayed here 2 nights, which was fine.

Date of stay: January 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 January 2024

Lovely service at reception but rooms very dated and corridors stink. I was fooled given the Rydges name and have stayed in wonderful hotels by this brand before. This hotel is not one of them. If you have a family, do yourself a favour and pay an extra 50 a night for another hotel. And don’t be tempted by the Jetstar or quantas deals with flight and hotel.

Date of stay: December 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Thank Sharlene B
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Reviewed 19 January 2024

The children loved the pools. The fruit salad from reception was excellent. Great that the tennis court & equipment was free. No cash accepted and then a surcharge on your card! Maintenance looked way behind on some outdoor areas and gardens. Bellini cocktail wasn't cold - had to add ice!

Date of stay: January 2024
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Thank rhondan282
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Reviewed 17 January 2024 via mobile

Even though the hotel is rated as 4 star we felt it didn’t live up to that grade of hotel. In general the staff were as helpful as possible but during our stay we found the place was very tired looking. Only one lift out of three was working during a busy teachers conference. The room was like an ice box even though we had turned the air con off and there was no AC control on it. We mentioned how cold it was at reception and they blamed the cold on the air con in the corridor and gave us towels to block the air from coming under the door. There was black mould around the bath and a damp smell in the wardrobe so we couldn’t hang our clothes up. The outside corridor area all the skirting boards were either missing or hanging off. When we were due go leave as our flight was in the evening we asked if there was a curtesy room to get changed and have a shower. We were told that they don’t have one and to use the general toilet to get changed. There are no showers in there or around the pool area. The mens toilet on the ground floor was disgusting and the one toilet cubicle was out of order. So nowhere private to get changed. Although we would be leaving the hotel at 4pm all they could offer was an extension to the room if we paid for another nights stay!! I would give this hotel a miss in future because for the money we paid we could have had a better stay somewhere else.

Date of stay: January 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank seanw320
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Reviewed 29 December 2023

Always a great place to stay when in cairns
Friendly staff, clean resort and rooms, great atmosphere, restaurant offers great food and service, great pool for the kids
As a local we always return to this resort

Date of stay: November 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank Northern A
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