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Cool Waters Holiday Park

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We enjoyed our time here. The sites are a bit on the small side but have a lovely garden strip separating each one. Facilities are older style but clean. Shower cubicle dressing areas are a bit small. Clean pool and lovely by the river. Elvas cafe at the entrance to the park a plus. Great coffee. Staff very pleasant.

Thank Marion d
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2017

For the money, we couldn't fault this place... We had one of the bigger cabins, and really enjoyed our stay... We arrived before the park office opens, but had no trouble arranging in advance for our key to be made available for us through the cafe... The cafe, by the way, serves great coffees and the food is on point...

Thank Phil L
Ipswich, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2017

An excellent large park with beautiful powered sites along the river. You can camp or Caravan with your dog. Nearby at the end of the street is the largest dog park in Cairns called Goomboora Park with large run areas and walks through bushland and the adjoining river that the dogs can swim in and run through. This park also...

1Thank KohaKitsch
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have popped in for business and stumbled upon this unique, quaint cafe called Elva's situated in the Cool Waters Caravan Park. The coffee is EXCELLENT! There is a gift shop too with all sorts of goodies. If you are looking for a place to stop for breakfast or lunch, check it out. 2 Shale Street, Brinsmead.

Thank beercairns4me
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We stayed for 3 nights on an unpowered sight, which was fairly squashy with our camper and patrol but we made it work. It was lovely and shady with a crystal clear stream flowing behind our camp sight. They had a pond in the stream where you could feed the turtles eels and fish which was a stand out for...

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely park, everything you could want or need, very friendly staff. Picturesque setting. I stayed beside the creek, and felt very private even though the park was quite full. Clean emenities.Great location between CBD and sky train.

Thank maggiejoma
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We parked our RV here for two nights but would like to have stayed longer. Clean, fresh and roomy ablution block, pool, great camp kitchen- very clean and huge. But the best thing was the turtle feeding area. This park is bordered by a creek that abounds with turtles, fish, eels, Bungarra- only saw one- brilliant blue butterflies and birds...

Thank 116robynm
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We ended up staying longer then planned. So friendly and the park is really well kept. Lots of trees and plants to make it look and feel tropical. Also with lots of shrubbery gives the spots a bit more privacy then most parks.

Thank Mary H
Gympie, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a great spot for a base for Cairns and district. Although it it beside a major road, if you ask for a quiet site, you will be very happy like we were. Our site backed onto the Freshwater Creek and you could hear the gentle bubbling of the creek at night. Very well run and clean park. We...

Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We had the best time at the park. Friendly staff. Fabulous location. Great dog park close by. Terrific walks. Large sites. The park follows a lovely clean running creek. Great coffee shop good food not over the top price wise. We will be back. Thanks guys you got it right👍

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cool Waters Holiday Park

Address: 2 Shale St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $84 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cool Waters Holiday Park 4*
Number of rooms: 52
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“If it's not flooding ask for a site along the river.”
KohaKitsch, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The cheapest units are on the roadside, but the road noise settled in the evening.”
janw147, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“cheap private cabin”
810skyes, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The wifi to our cabin was not very strong - Redlynch shopping centre is very close by.”
7534, 15 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The wifi worked best by the reception area. Passwords are given when drinks are purchased from the cafe or trips booked for 2 hours wifi.”
Carole89, 2 May 2015 | Read review
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