Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 297
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by helter great service great view
The Holiday Inn Cairns is in a great location close to everything. The rooms are very comfortable, the staff are excellent and the breakfast is the best in town. We would recommend this hotel unreservedly.
April 14, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by David12345abc123 Sound Sleep - great location - great service - friendly atmosphere
Beds / pillows very comfortable.
Great location - in amongst the attractions but just far enough away to be quiet enough to relax or work quietly.
Service was great.
April 14, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Zenrod of Gold Coast Great value and friendly service
I regularly travel to Cairns for business and I have stayed at various locations within the CBD. Without question they are the best 'low-price' Hotel due their location, their services and exceptional customer service. I was treated to their VIP treatment and I will be returning in the not-to-distant future.
April 13, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Borneopost Excellent
Great hotel in a good location. It was much bigger than I anticipated, but still maintained a very friendly feel. The staff were all extremely approachable and helpful. The rooms were spotlessly clean and well maintained. The public areas of the hotel were also very well kept. The breakfast choice was plentiful and fresh. Excellent in fact! A short walk from the hotel, and you were on the main Esplanade in Cairns, so you can't get much better than that. Overall a lovely and very good value hotel. I would definitely recommend this to anyone.
April 13, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Scuba Jane Excellent service and value
Check out the tour desk! Amazing service. I really enjoyed my stay.
April 12, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Zenzey Great experience
Our stay was amazing, the staff were friendly and informative. Our faith in Holiday Inn has been restored, we certainly will recommend you resort.
April 11, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Gary A Excellent staff, excellent hotel
The staff were very helpful without being in your face. My travel partner arrived early so the Consierge made her a complimentary cup of tea until I had arrived to checkin. The hotel was outstanding with all you could need. 24 hr room service.
April 10, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by dcs57 Great service and magic ocean views
Recently in Cairns for business/leisure and stayed at Holiday Inn for the first time. For a small fee I was offered a room upgrade to the top floor with Ocean views and a balcony. I'm so glad I did because the views were magic. Overall I couldn't fault the Holiday Inn. The staff were friendly and helpful, the room was spacious and clean and the bed very comfortable. It was also only a few blocks from the city centre. I will stay here again when next in Cairns.
April 10, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Drewsta Great atmosphere , absolute waterfront across from beautiful public parks and walkways with free council waterpark nearby, easy walk into town.
Great friendly and helpful staff greet you as soon as you arrive and make you feel welcome right from the start. Nice rooms with great views over the Harbour and beyond. Relaxing and cool atmosphere which complement the surrounds in this truly spectacular part of the world. Definitely my choice of stay whenever I'm visiting Cairns.
April 6, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by dro1045 Ticked all the boxes
Good room, lots of space all the facilities you need
Was here on holiday, booking arrange via UK no problems, also booked a number of trips thru the Tour Desk, excellent service & help.
Would stay again
David (Gold Elite Member)
March 31, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Lozza nice stay but...
on arrival had a swim in hotel pool, after 5 or so mins my eyes were stinging,even though i was wearing goggles, my eyes stayed red raw all evening till next day! lucky the lagoon is quite close by for early morning swim, will give the hotel pool a miss in future
March 30, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RustyPro1 Great service & location
Great hotel! Kids loved the barramundi and yabbies in the pond in the middle of the building and the gardens were well kept. Everyone loved the restaurant food. All staff were fantastic. (Especially the restaurant staff) Close to attractions in Cairns. Very pleased with everything at the hotel and definitely recommend
March 27, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Nerrip Great Location
We were pleasantly surprised by this HI - close to restaurants, the tour boats, shops et al.
Every one of the staff we interacted with were helpful and friendly and understood the tourist may not be knowledgable about even their own desires.
The breakfast buffet was always well presented and the food was good, and again, the staff friendly.
The front desk was accomodating and helpful, even when presented with a problem we were having.
While not a part of the HI staff, Sue who was at the tour booking desk was incredibly helpful. For the international tourist looking for value and experience, Sue was knowledgable and worked hard to make sure we received good tours. Due to flight delays we couldn't complete our first day but Sue made a grand effort in helping with our touring needs. She booked us on the Posiden out of Port Douglas and the Tusa our of Cairns for fantastic Reef experiences.
March 25, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RickyP73 Great value and service comfortable bed smiling staff
I stay at Holiday Inn Cairns regularly and don't bother looking at other hotels as the Holiday Inn meets all my needs. It's location makes it easy to unwind after work. Highly recommend to all
March 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Rolliemnz23 Great Stay and Good Location
We enjoyed our stay at Holiday Inn Cairns Hotel. We stayed in other Holiday Inn in Asia and the US but this is the best hotel we've stayed. We should have stayed here on our previous visit to
Cairns. During our last holiday in Cairns, we checked in at another
5 star hotel near the harbour after we checked out from your hotel the next day and I think, we should have stayed at Holiday Inn
for the rest of our holiday.
Breakfast is superb, with wide variety of selections and your juice bar and congee is a plus. Your staff Jovelyn is very friendly and
gave us tips to go around and were able to do more than our previouis visits.
Your reception clerk Akane is very friendly and helpful and we were able to check in earlier as our flight arrived before check in time. She also helped me get connected to WIFI and join IHG.
Room is spacious, bed comfortable and the pillows you can choose hard or soft and very clean. Location is great, close to
airport and everything and most of all quiet and very nice garden
I will definitely come back here for my next Cairns holiday and
will recommend this to my family and friends.
March 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Eyeinoz14 Pleasant surprise
We were not expecting much , but were pleasantly surprised by a clean, comfortable, modern room and very friendly helpful staff, nice locations well!!
March 19, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RickyP73 Great room, close to waterfront and restaurants. Helpful friendly staff
I enjoy staying at Holiday Inn Cairns almost every week and is my favourite place to stay as it is clean, comfortable and great value with helpful smiling staff. I highly recommend to all :-)
March 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Andrew628 Mr A Hines
Great location for the marina & town .
Excellent value breakfast .
I would go back
March 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by susyq55 Soooo comfortable and relaxing
From the moment I arrived I felt rested and relaxed. The staff were very friendly and helpful. My bag had already been taken to my room and once in my room the comfortable features of the room were overwhelming. The pillows were marked either soft or hard and the bed was just sooo comfortable. The hotel is quiet. It is close to the centre of town and just opposite the Esplanade. Very important. Will definitely stay again.
March 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by cck1234 Great experience
I was the VIP Guest of the day and my room was upgraded as a result. I was top floor, ocean view, great room, comfortable bed and choice of pillows. Staff were great and I felt like I was being treated like a Queen. Great location close to everything.
Thanks for a great experience!
March 12, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Avalon2012 First trip to Cairns
On my first trip to Cairns I stopped at the Holiday Inn. From the moment I walked through the door all of the staff were extremely helpful and friendly and made me feel really welcome instantly. They provided me with lots of useful information and options.
I ate in the restaurant for breakfast which was excellent, good choice and value for money. I also ate in the restaurant a free times in the evening which was cheaper than some of the Main Street outlets and was excellent quality.
The room and facilities were all excellent! The gym is in need of a refurbish though but other than that I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone..
March 11, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Murat111 Great Location with High Comfort
I spent 3 nights in Holiday Inn Cairns and my experience was awesome. I was extremely satisfied with the location of the hotel. It takes just 10 minutes to reach to harbor, 5 minutes to lagoon on foot. You can easily access to marketplace and restaurants within few minutes. If you are planning to stay in Cairns, either choose Holiday Inn or somewhere else close to there.
Room standards were more than satisfactory. In my room there were 2 queen size beds. Room was spacious and clean. Air condition was working properly. Bathroom was also clean and comfortable enough. There are both soft and regular pillows on the bed. Safe was working properly in the room. I had no complaint in the room.
There is free wireless internet access, if you connect from lobby and it works consistently. I find employees of the hotel very kind and helpful. I was also satisfied with the breakfast. Hotel also provides indoor parking free of charge which is also another plus.
My only misperception was about the swimming pool. On the pictures pool looks spacious and attractive. However when you see it with your bare eyes, you realize that it is too small and you never desire swimming inside.
I would definitely stay there if I visit Cairns again.
March 8, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by natmc Great!
We always stay at the Holiday Inn when in Cairns. Always happy with it. This time though, we found the bedspreads on the bed were too small for the bed, did not completely go across the width of the bed. The majority of the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The lady at the tourist desk was rude though.
The amenities were exceptional and the room cleaned well.
March 8, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by julian20131003 Good location, great service staff
I love this hotel, good location easy to access, great staff especially one of lovely lady in front desk and many other staff in this hotel, I recommend this hotel for great value.
March 3, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Tree down under Beautiful, convenient, outstanding staff
This was perhaps the finest Holiday Inn we have ever stayed at.
A beautiful convenient location, with an unbeatable staff. The desk personnel were helpful and truly enjoyed what they were doing. The Dutch restaurant/ bar manager really made us want to return.
Absolutely brilliant experience.
February 28, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by peteinOZ better than the average holiday inn
2 nights. No bother. Simple and effective service. What you would expect of a worldwide chain - but in my experience over 30 years of business travel, better than most other holiday inns around the world.
February 28, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by E . and B Relaxed. Overall Excellence
Just had 4 wonderful days at The Holiday Inn , Cairns.
Wonderful location, close to all ameneties and bus service.
Staff very welcoming, always had a smile and a nice word.
Staff very accommodating at all times.
Room very clean ( I am very fussy ).Passed on all counts.
Great room, we had room 715. Great views and very
quiet. The hotel has great ambience. Beautiful gardens
in the centre of the building and very peaceful and relaxing.
The breakfast, well what can I say -just fantastic variety
enough to please everyone. Everything was spotless and the food was wonderful. A wide choice of menu for lunch and dinner if required and good prices too. Bed was very comfortable and we had a good nights sleep no problems.
On arrival our allocated room was not ready and so they provided us with a coupon to have free drinks on the house whilst we waited. We cannot fault this hotel in anyway.
Going to Cairns ! Looking for a great hotel, close to ameneties and very clean and comfortable ! Look no further The Holiday Inn is fantastic and would recommend to you. We will definetly go back. E and B - Sydney.
February 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by 浪漫双鱼 物超所值，完美的体验
酒店地理位置好，床非常舒服，本来定的是一个king size的，前台小姐见我们是一家三口，特地问是否要换成2个queen size的，辛亏换了，非常舒服的一个晚上，让我们都调整好。酒店的泳池也很好。
February 18, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Beachsand The total experience: Smooth, Professional, Comfortable
Have stayed before. Experience the is always the same. "Big bubble no trouble". Very smooth and professional. It is where we stay in Cairns period.
February 16, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by McMans Housekeeping at the access ways
Regerding the housekeeping, I have found out hair at 5th access way seem that after housekeeping in the rooms.
Therefore, please consider to cleaning access way also, Thanks.
February 14, 2014