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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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3 outdoor pools, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Balcony
Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Tower | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes

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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

4-star property
Waterfront hotel in Cairns North with restaurant and pool bar

8.0/10 Very good

1,013 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
Map
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD, 4870

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cairns North
  • Cairns Esplanade - 1 min drive
  • Great Barrier Reef - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) - 7 min drive
  • Freshwater Station - 10 min drive
  • Redlynch Station - 12 min drive
  • Cairns Station - 22 min walk

Restaurants

  • Muddy's Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Jamdrop Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Bagus indonesian traditional cuisine - 4 min walk
  • Bayleaf - 4 min walk
  • Little Ricardo's - 10 min walk

About this property

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

A great choice for a stay in Cairns, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is just 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from the airport. Guests can take a dip in one of 3 outdoor pools or grab a bite to eat at Coral Hedge Brasserie, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This upscale hotel also features a poolside bar, a fitness center, and a snack bar/deli. Fellow travelers say great things about the comfortable beds and central location.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 242 rooms
  • Arranged over 12 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 5:30 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (AUD 15 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Free offsite parking within 328 ft
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Water dispenser

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (2562 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Umbrellas
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness center
  • 3 outdoor pools

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

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.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 20 for adults and AUD 10.50 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.08 percent

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 50.0 per day

Parking

  • Self parking costs AUD 15 per day
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

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; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

Policies

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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Cairns Rydges
Esplanade Resort Cairns
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Rydges Cairns Esplanade Resort
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Frequently asked questions

Does Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
As of 30 January 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns on 5 February 2023 start from ₹9,156, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
This property confirms that guests must provide documentation related to COVID-19 at check-in. Furthermore, disinfectant is used to clean the property, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
Yes, there are 3 outdoor pools. Guests have pool access from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
Yes. Self parking costs AUD 15 per day. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
You can check in from 2 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
Is there an onsite casino at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Reef Hotel Casino (18-min walk) and Cazalys Cairns (5-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns and nearby?
Have fun with activities like boat tours, hiking, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy a swim in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a fitness center and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
Yes, Coral Hedge Brasserie offers alfresco dining and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Jamdrop Cafe (3-min walk), Bagus indonesian traditional cuisine (4-min walk), and Bayleaf (4-min walk).
Does Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony.
What's the area around Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns like?
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is in Cairns North, a short 7-minute drive from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) and 2 minutes' walk from Cairns Base Hospital. The local area is popular for its beaches and our guests say it is very central.

Reviews

8.0

Very good

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.8/10

Amenities

7.7/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.5/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Fraelia, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place to stay
Awesome stay very comfortable beds, clean spacious rooms
Sherrill, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Kylee, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Per, 6-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Its a nice place, nice food, staff maintain good hygiene, fresh food, everything was quite nice, the place overall is quite good. Staff are very friendly professional, no issues, I have been before and I enjoy going to rydges.
Max, 1-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Marlynn, 4-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Place is mouldy, plumbing noise. Traffic and music could be heard from the room. Do not recommend
Laura, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great staff including gift shop. Close to everything
Julie, 6-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Outstanding property and the staff were very helpful
Daniel, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Was quite nice. There was overhead parking on the roof and aince my vehicle is higher than normal it was nice to have somewhere i could fit.
Max, 1-night business trip
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