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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked into what seemed a reasonably priced hotel for two nights, as we were visiting friends in cairns. We had two rooms. Both were very dated, and smelt musty. Also, we discovered that the apartments were situated in an area that was very worrying. We saw people getting drunk outside property and some of the other quests were not...

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I return to Villa Vaucluse on each visit to Cairns and it is always so wonderful to see familiar and friendly faces of the very helpful management and staff. The rooms are so cosy and comfortable - feels so much like home. Its tucked away but yet so close to everything - cinemas, shopping mall, great restaurants, transits and the...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed at Villa Vaucluse in Dec 2016 for a few days. The apartment itself was clean and spacious. The manager, Kirsten was very friendly and helpful and made us feel very comfortable. It was a short walk from the apartment to the Esplanade - about 5-10mins. About 10 mins, the other way is the mall, where we went to...

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Brett C, Manager at Villa Vaucluse Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. :-) Brett, Kirsten and Jake

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a few night between Christmas and New Years. Kirsten gave us a warm welcome and absolutely made our trip! She was friendly, down to earth, and gave us great restaurant recommendations. Just one of those people that gets along with everyone. Thanks again, Kirsten! The accommodations were great value. The pool was refreshing and in a cool...

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Brett C, Manager at Villa Vaucluse Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback Brittany. This is awesome. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Cairns on your next visit. :-)

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We recently stayed a week at Villa Vaucluse, our third visit, and again found it good value. It is well located to the supermarkets, fruit market and the Esplanade - all easy walking if you are car free. The unit is comfortable, cooking facilities good for basic meals, the bed was good and the pillow fantastic. The pool is clean...

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Brett C, Manager at Villa Vaucluse Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback and happy to hear that our staff made you feel welcome. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Cairns. :-)

Reviewed 20 November 2016

I fly up to Cairns once a month for business, and always stay at Villa Vaucluse. The rooms are always clean and neat - nothing too flash - but ideal for anyone needing quiet, central and private accommodation. The longer I stay, the less I pay. Internet is fast and the managers are always friendly and accommodating. If you want...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Be aware there is a construction site next door, we were Not aware of this on booking, however, location Is good, approx 5 mins from Town Centre on foot. Relatively quiet despite Massive crane!! Clean tidy functional and a great no thrills option. Be warned, or thrilled, there is a quirk to the bathroom facility's, ie a window looks from...

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1Thank Lyn C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

When booking we opted for a low cost budget apartment in a reasonable location, did not anticipate a building site next door though. Like many reviewers we were not so much welcomed into the Apartment as"inducted" by the on site resident manager into the many flaws to avoid, security, Air Conditioning problems at 25deg C, Open Door Policy for making...

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for five nights. First impression from outside it looked a tired block. When we got in the room this first impression carried on. Several points of issue. 1: couldnt open the curtains as the sun hit the window from midday onwards. (Air con couldnt cope with the heat. 2: bathroom was shabby, chipped counter, a piece of wood...

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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is a relatively small complex of apartments with a garden/courtyard in the middle giving a feeling of space as you walk in. It is only about a 5 minute walk to the esplanade, yet despite the central location it is quiet and calm. The apartment was comfortable, clean and the "elephant" towel arrangement on the bed was well worth...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Vaucluse Apartments are located in Cairns' inner city - you are just seconds away from shopping, restaurants, entertainment, culture and business. The vibrant city of Cairns is in the heart of tropical North Queensland and provides the ideal base from which to explore in all directions. It combines the sophistication of cosmopolitan restaurants, boutique shops and casual pavement cafes with colorful open air markets in a relaxed and informal environment perfect for the intimate holiday for couples, if traveling alone a singles paradise or if on business the privacy of a self-contained apartment room with secure under cover car parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Vaucluse Apartments

Address: 141 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $118 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Vaucluse Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Rooms overlooking the pool are probably best”
rpk49, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the pool side are great.”
743kirstenl, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get pool,side room. Room 15 has only one neighbour!!”
616lync, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear avoid road noise but attract strong afternoon sun, AC does operate below 25C despite what we are advised.”
Gary_TLC, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one overlooking the pool.”
D627NDsuec, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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