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4.0 out of 5

"Great view, Great staff, Would recommend to come here all the time 👍😊 " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 29 Nov 2020

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Hotel Description

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns puts you in the heart of Cairns, within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Marlin Marina. Highlights at this hotel include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a restaurant, and a poolside bar.

All 242 rooms feature free WiFi, balconies, and flat-screen TVs. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and round-the-clock room service. Coffee/tea makers, in-room massages, and ceiling fans are also available.

The restaurant, Coral Hedge Brasserie, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness center, spa tub, sauna, and pool loungers. 2562 square feet (238 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Continental breakfast is available daily between 7:00 AM and 8:30 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Attractions within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Cairns North hotel include Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Central Shopping Centre.

Garden View Room 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$116* Per night/room 6 Dec. - 7 Dec.

Ocean View Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Mountain View Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Mountain View Room 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room, 2 Double Beds, Ocean View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns ratings based on 353 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

Everyone (262) Couples (31) Business (1) Family (42)
5 out of 5
Great view, Great staff, Would recommend to come here all the time 👍😊

Posted by , from Port Macquarie on 29 Nov. 2020

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2 out of 5
Dirty Needed a good clean Dark and dingy we felt like we were in a basement No control of the air con it’s either on or off no temp control

Posted by on 23 Nov. 2020

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Nov. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2020 by Rydges Esplanade Team

Thank you for taking the time to rate us. It is always important for us to know what we could have done better and hopefully in a next time there will be a feedback about what to improve as well. Kind regards,

4 out of 5
Great location, amenities and staff - a good place to stay!

Posted by on 18 Oct. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2020 by Rydges Esplanade Team

Dear guest, thanks for writing such a positive feedback. Kind regards,

4 out of 5
Great spot, nice room. Easy breakfast delivered on time.

Posted by on 2 Oct. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2020 by Rydges Esplanade Team

Thank you so much for your review! Regards,

4 out of 5
Clean. Friendly staff. Convenient. Exceptionally large room. Quiet. Hotel is a little dated

Posted by , from Brisbane on 28 Sep. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2020 by Rydges Esplanade Team

Dear Andrew, Thank you so much for the positive feedback. Looking forward to host you again in another opportunity. Best Regards,

4 out of 5
The staff are friendly and efficient. The rooms are very clean. I recommend the pork ribs and apple pie from room service.

Posted by on 21 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
Always greeted with professional staff. Extremely clean and the beds are so comfy!

Posted by on 11 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
Excellent beds so comfortable and clean the balcony view was spectacular

Posted by on 9 Sep. 2020

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About the Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

Location 209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD 4870

Property Features

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offers its guests 3 outdoor swimming pools, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center. Along with a restaurant and a coffee shop/café, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 2562 square feet (238 square meters) and includes a conference center. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a vending machine are also featured at the business-friendly Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cairns hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 242 guestrooms or units
  • 12 levels
  • 2562 sq ft of conference space
  • 238 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) (6.1 km / 3.8 mi)
  • Train station: Cairns Station (2 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offers 242 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. In-room massages and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Private balcony
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM.

Coral Hedge Brasserie - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 15 for adults and AUD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 13 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.08 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Cairns Rydges
  • Esplanade Resort Cairns
  • Esplanade Rydges Cairns
  • Rydges Cairns
  • Rydges Cairns Esplanade Resort
  • Rydges Esplanade
  • Rydges Esplanade Cairns
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
  • Rydges Resort Cairns
  • Rydges Esplanade Cairns Cairns
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns Hotel
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns Cairns North
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns Hotel Cairns North

You should know

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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