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    Cairns Aquarius

    107 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    May 29
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent69%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
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    Free Parking
    Pool
    Spa
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    Reviewed 4 January 2014

    This hotel has a great location with spectacular views. It is a bit dated, but the price and views are well worth staying here. Our 2 bedroom apartment was very spacious. Would definitely recommend this place.

    Thank jdrgsonc
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius

    Glad that you had a pleasant stay with us and that you may return. If you do, my recommendation would be that you book one of our premium apartments which are all newly renovated and far from dated. Kind regards, Don and Annette

    Reviewed 2 January 2014

    I've spent my hens weekend in Cains and stayed in a 2 bedrooms apartment with another 3 girls. Annette had no trouble organized the top floor one for us with very big balcony over looking the ocean. This place is quiet, clean, spacious and with...More

    Thank whaticare
    Response from cairnsaquarius1, Owner at Cairns Aquarius

    Thank you so much ladies for you lovely review. Always very rewarding to know that our guests enjoyed their stay and the facilities. Hopefully we will one day see you back at Cairns Aquarius. Hopefully in the not too distant future Until then our best...More

    Reviewed 28 December 2013

    When the kids were little it was easy to fit everyone in a hotel family room. But now that they are young adults, our accommodation requirements are different. This is why Aquarius is perfect for us. This is now the 2nd time we've stayed here...More

    2  Thank geckopoo
    Response from Don and Annette T, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius

    What a brilliant review! You tell it well and as it is. As you state, the apartments are large and extremely comfortable. I can certainly can identify with your sentiments in regard to sitting out on the balcony and enjoying the sea breeze. We do...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2013

    This is one of the most spacious, beautiful and modern places to stay. It's location is close to the shops, beach and big swimming pool (the lagoon). Although we wanted to stay at a higher level, the room we stayed in was at level 4...More

    2  Thank ILOVETRAVELLING955
    Response from Don and Annette T, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review. We have to say that positive feed back from our guests is so motivating for us. Annette and I put in a lot of time making sure that everything is just right. We...More

    Reviewed 18 December 2013

    We stayed at the Aquarius for 2 short stints this month, with a couple nights break in between staying in Port Douglas - will definitely be staying here the next time we're in Cairns, though hopefully it's not another 7 years between visits next time!...More

    1  Thank SoFarAway
    Response from Don and Annette T, General Manager at Cairns Aquarius

    Thank you "SoFarAway" for your outstanding review. Annette and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us . Apartment 81 is sub penthouse and a little different configuration to the other apartments. As you so accurately note, it is very comfortable and has...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Family Hotel in Cairns
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Cairns
    • #17 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
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