181 The Esplanade

181 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 181 The Esplanade, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Deep Sea Divers Den, and Cairns Dive Centre.
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    TravelPod Member Reviews181 The Esplanade Cairns

    Reviewed by kendricks

    Ok, but a long walk to town

    Reviewed Aug 13, 2013
    by (15 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Nice, large rooms, well maintained and friendly managers. But the rooms are starting to get a bit dated and the place is right down the hospital end of town quite a hike to the main part of Cairns

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews 181 The Esplanade Cairns

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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