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Guest reviews

4.2/5 Very good
308 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Kitchen
Air conditioning
Washer

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationCairns Base Hospital4 min walk
Popular LocationCairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland5 min walk
Popular LocationMuddy's Playground11 min walk
AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)7 min drive

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  • Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • Studio
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View
  • 1 Bedroom Apartment

    Room amenities

    • 1076 sq ft
    • Studio
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More details1 Bedroom Apartment
  • 2 Bedroom Apartment

    Room amenities

    • 1292 sq ft
    • Studio
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More details2 Bedroom Apartment
  • 2 Bedroom Ocean View Apartment

    Room amenities

    • Studio
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Queen Bed
    More details2 Bedroom Ocean View Apartment
  • Two Bedroom Garden view apartment on Ground floor

    Room amenities

    • Studio
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Bed
    More detailsTwo Bedroom Garden view apartment on Ground floor

About this area

Cairns

Located in Cairns, 181 The Esplanade is on the Strip and on the waterfront. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Sugarworld Waterpark and Cairns Aquarium are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and rock climbing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cairns Base Hospital - 4 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 5 min walk
  • Muddy's Playground - 11 min walk
  • Cairns Aquarium - 13 min walk
  • Cairns Performing Arts Centre - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 3 min drive
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

181 The Esplanade

Delightful beach apartments with a spa tub
Guests of this beach apartment building will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a spa tub and a steam room. Each apartment boasts a private spa tub and offers free WiFi and a kitchen. Guests will appreciate conveniences, such as a washer/dryer and a living room, while a TV with cable channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment. Weekly housekeeping is available.
181 The Esplanade offers 21 forms of accommodation with private hot tubs and washers/dryers. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Accommodation at this 4-star apartment has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with cable channels and DVD players. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is offered on a weekly basis and in-room massages can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Sunloungers
  • Private hot tub
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • Free extended parking
  • Accessible parking
  • On-site car hire

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): AUD 11.0 per night
  • Childcare (surcharge)

Kitchen

  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Bedrooms

  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Rollaway/extra beds: AUD 25.0 per night

Bathrooms

  • Combined bath/shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area

Entertainment

  • 42-inch TV with cable service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry service

Climate control

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Lift
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout curtains
  • Safe at front desk
  • Free newspapers (reception)
  • In-room massages
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • On the waterfront
  • Near the boardwalk
  • Near the airport
  • Near a train station
  • In the business district
  • On the boardwalk
  • On the Strip

Things to do

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

General

  • 21 rooms
  • 10 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 1995
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions and an access code prior to arrival; access will be through a private entrance

Access methods

Access code, staffed front desk, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 25.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 11.0 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 11.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 25.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

181 Esplanade Apartment Cairns North
181 Esplanade Apartment
181 Esplanade Cairns North
181 Esplanade
181 The Esplanade Apartment
181 The Esplanade Cairns North
181 The Esplanade Apartment Cairns North

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at 181 The Esplanade and receive a full refund?
Yes, 181 The Esplanade offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to 181 The Esplanade cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking and extended parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in begins at 2:00 PM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in Cairns North, this beach apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Marlin Marina. Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Central Shopping Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km). Cairns Station is 28 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for 181 The Esplanade

4.2
Very good
5 - Excellent
130
4 - Good
129
3 - Okay
37
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
4
4.1
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The property was nice and spacious. The units are a bit dated but are functional and great for a family holiday.

Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 9 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2019