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3.9 out of 5

"Unit was great value and clean, full kitchen was handy. Location was awesome, close to esplanade and muddy's playground. Was a good stay. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 07 May 2021

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Hotel Description

Reef Gateway Apartments puts you in the center of Cairns, 1.2 km (0.8 mi) from Cairns Esplanade and 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Highlights at this property include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchens and washers/dryers.

Each apartment is individually decorated and features a plasma TV with cable channels, along with free WiFi, a DVD player, and a ceiling fan. In-room dining is easy with a kitchen that comes equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and a pillowtop bed. A safe, a hair dryer, and an iron/ironing board are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

This apartment building offers free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a garden. Added amenities include a spa tub and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Cairns North property, attractions include Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal.

City Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$138* Per night/room 2 Jun. - 3 Jun.

Superior Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

City Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One Bedroom Superior Unit

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Superior Townhouse

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Superior Townhouse

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reef Gateway Apartments ratings based on 56 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Reef Gateway Apartments

Everyone (36) Couples (6) Family (14)
5 out of 5
Unit was great value and clean, full kitchen was handy. Location was awesome, close to esplanade and muddy's playground. Was a good stay.

Posted by on 7 May 2021

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8 May 2021 by Michael

Thank you very much for leaving a review. We hope all the best for you travels :)

4 out of 5
Property was close to everything, well provisioned.

Posted by on 7 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Feb. 2021 by Michael

Thank you for your review. We are happy to see your stay was good and we hope to see you again when next you return to Cairns. 😊

4 out of 5
I liked the pool and spa I liked the spacious apartments I liked the friendly staff at the reception I liked the comfortable beds I didn't like the early morning noise from other guests

Posted by , from Cairns on 21 Oct. 2020

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22 Oct. 2020 by Michael

Thank you Naomi for your review. We hope all the best for your future travels.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Sep. 2020

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23 Sep. 2020 by Michael

Thank you for your time to share your review. We hope all the best for your future travels :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 May 2020

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3 out of 5
Hot water makes a screaming noise it goes through the whole apartment

Posted by on 21 Jul. 2019

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22 Jul. 2019 by Michael

Thank you for your review. We will look into area of improvement that you have mentioned for future guests. We wish you the best for your future travels

4 out of 5
Air con needs updating, otherwise we are extremely happy with our stay and will be staying again

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2019

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3 May 2019 by Michael

Thank you for your review and staying at Reef Gateway. We are looking into updating the air-con in the near future.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Dec. 2018

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26 Dec. 2018 by Michael

Thank you for review. We looking forward to seeing you again at Reef Gateway.

4 out of 5

Relaxing.

Pros: Size and location
Close to public transport restaurants RSL pokeys Esplanade and town centre. Would recommend it for people who don't want to spend everything on accommodation.

Posted by on 11 Aug. 2018

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Jul. 2018

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About the Reef Gateway Apartments

Location 239 Lake Street, Cairns North, QLD 4870

Property Features

Reef Gateway Apartments offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at Reef Gateway Apartments. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cairns apartment.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1984
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washer/dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) (5.6 km / 3.5 mi)
  • Train station: Cairns Station (2.3 km / 1.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Reef Gateway Apartments offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature washers/dryers and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Accommodations at this 4-star apartment have kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cairns apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Plasma televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include safes and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Washer and dryer
  • Pillowtop beds
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 16
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 15.0 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards.

  • No lifts
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Staffed front desk
  • Private entrance

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 15.0 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
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