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Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

Pierpoint Road, Cairns
    5.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (2,236 reviews)
    Best locationA charming, beautifully situated older hotel. Good value and genuinely caring staff.
    Apr 11, 2018

    Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina$121

    Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina$121
    Hilton Cairns

    Hilton Cairns

    34 Esplanade, Cairns
      5.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.3 out of 5 (1,767 reviews)
      Unbeatable location, stunning views from balconyStayed in Cairns just 2 nights before moving on to Port Douglas. Absolutely loved the view from our balcony, watching boats sail by and palm trees sway. The room itself could use some upgrading (carpet was quite 'old' looking), but the beds were so very comfy, very nice linens and roomy bathroom ...
      Apr 22, 2018

      Hilton Cairns$110

      Hilton Cairns$110
      Pullman Cairns International

      Pullman Cairns International

      17 Abbott Street, Cairns
        5.0 out of 5.0
         
         
        4.5 out of 5 (2,153 reviews)
        Nice hotel close to the marina.We had a nice stay at this hotel. It was conveniently located near the marina for Great Barrier Reef and other excursions. Staff were helpful, especially the tour desk (Junko and Julie (I think)). Would recommend.
        Mar 26, 2018

        Pullman Cairns International$108

        Pullman Cairns International$108
        Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

        Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

        35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns
          5.0 out of 5.0
           
           
          4.7 out of 5 (1,545 reviews)
          Great hotel near Harbour and great restaurantsStayed 3 nights great location easy to walk to restaurants and shops. Pool is nice with great sun deck.
          Apr 21, 2018

          Pullman Reef Hotel Casino$140

          Pullman Reef Hotel Casino$140
          Sea Change Beachfront Apartments

          Sea Change Beachfront Apartments

          31-35 Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach
            5.0 out of 5.0
             
             
            4.8 out of 5 (647 reviews)
            Lovely apartmentThe apartment was beautiful, spacious, and clean. We stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment that was perfect for a family trip. It was great to have a washer and dryer, too. Grounds were very nicely landscaped and maintained, and the hotel staff was very helpful. We could walk to several good restaurants. ...
            Mar 18, 2018

            Sea Change Beachfront Apartments$310

            Sea Change Beachfront Apartments$310
            Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore

            Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore

            1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove
              5.0 out of 5.0
               
               
              4.7 out of 5 (290 reviews)
              Ideal hotel in an ideal locationThe hotel has an excellent and patient reservation staff who will find you the ideal room; the front desk has very helpful clerks to assist you in finding activities in the area. Although one reviewer said that the place was "tired," our suite had been recently updated with new paint, carpet, appliances ...
              Feb 18, 2018

              Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore$174

              Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore$174
              Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove

              Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove

              123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
                5.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 
                4.5 out of 5 (624 reviews)
                The real reason th oh s hotel is a standout is the management and staff. They are amazing.
                Apr 19, 2018

                Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove$179

                Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove$179
                Bellevue At Trinity Beach

                Bellevue At Trinity Beach

                88 Moore Street, Trinity Beach
                  5.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   
                  4.9 out of 5 (151 reviews)
                  Amazing!We stayed there only 2 nights.Managers are very very kind.That apartment is amazing!Of course it’s clean and stylish!We cooked every meals and ate at the terrace. We could see the ocean 180 wide panorama from the terrace.And Trinity Beach is so beautiful and slowly time.We could relax.But we had ...
                  Apr 7, 2018
                  Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa

                  Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa

                  5 Triton Street, Palm Cove
                    5.0 out of 5.0
                     
                     
                    4.5 out of 5 (569 reviews)
                    Great staff. Walked to beach. Calm. Great food. Nice walking trail. Staff was terrific & informative. Beach a walk away. No crowded at all. Very clean. Felt safe..even walking at night.
                    Dec 30, 2017

                    Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa$144

                    Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa$144
                    The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel

                    The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel

                    99 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
                      5.0 out of 5.0
                       
                       
                      4.4 out of 5 (575 reviews)
                      Not a good experience. We would not stay at 'The Reef" again.
                      Mar 17, 2018

                      The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel$165

                      The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel$165

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