The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights

1 Marlin Parade, Cairns, QLD 4870 AU
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4.0 Star property Near Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome
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08/15/2022 - 08/16/2022
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Summary of 1,014 reviews

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Rated 86/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good business hotel. Close to Harbour. Good for sightseeing and has nearby restaurants and bars. Fantastic service.

Location

95/100
270 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby. Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach.

Service

90/100
311 reviews

Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping. Room service could have been improved. Management is acceptable.

Room

68/100
415 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Rooms need more cleaning and maintenance, with poorly rated minibars. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Old rooms with poor TV's and furniture but OK kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Value

62/100
61 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Breakfast

58/100
11 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Pool

55/100
31 reviews

Ordinary pool.

Cleanliness

48/100
135 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

42/100
40 reviews

Food could be better. Great menu.

WiFi

17/100
11 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from couples.

Good restaurants & bars in the area. Wonderful sightseeing.

Location

95/100
100 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

Service

91/100
115 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

Room

73/100
150 reviews

Great rooms, with comfortable beds and lovely views. Moderately tidy rooms and kitchenettes but furniture and TVs substandard. Inadequate minibars in older, poorly-maintained rooms. Okay sized rooms with decent balconies. Bathroom could be bigger. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

64/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Value

63/100
29 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Pool

60/100
11 reviews

Ordinary pool.

Cleanliness

50/100
50 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Wonderful housekeeping. Professional service.

Location

96/100
41 reviews

Great location.

Service

92/100
72 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

Value

63/100
6 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Comfort

58/100
30 reviews

Average comfort, noise, and size, but wonderful beds.

Room

56/100
74 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Untidy, poorly-kept rooms with poor furniture and bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

47/100
25 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Food

41/100
7 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 85/100 based on reviews from families.

Great shopping. Great location.

Location

95/100
36 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
36 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

69/100
48 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Untidy, poorly-kept rooms with poor furniture and bathrooms.

Cleanliness

50/100
18 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Great view. Comfortable beds.

Location

94/100
16 reviews

Great location.

Service

88/100
18 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

62/100
34 reviews

Rooms with great views and excellent beds. Guests complained about bathrooms and general cleanliness of the rooms.

Value

58/100
5 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Cleanliness

48/100
7 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good business hotel. Close to Harbour. Good for sightseeing and has nearby restaurants and bars. Fantastic service.

Location

95/100
269 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby. Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach.

Service

91/100
310 reviews

Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping. Room service could have been improved. Management is acceptable.

Room

68/100
414 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Poorly cleaned, outdated rooms with subpar TV's. Poorly maintained rooms with subpar furnishing and minibars. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Value

62/100
61 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Breakfast

58/100
11 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Pool

55/100
31 reviews

Ordinary pool.

Cleanliness

48/100
135 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

42/100
39 reviews

Food could be better. Great menu.

WiFi

17/100
11 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from couples.

Good restaurants & bars in the area. Wonderful sightseeing.

Location

95/100
100 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

Service

91/100
115 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

Room

73/100
150 reviews

Great rooms, with comfortable beds and lovely views. Moderately tidy rooms and kitchenettes but furniture and TVs substandard. Inadequate minibars in older, poorly-maintained rooms. Okay sized rooms with decent balconies. Bathroom could be bigger. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

64/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Value

63/100
29 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Pool

60/100
11 reviews

Ordinary pool.

Cleanliness

50/100
50 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Wonderful housekeeping.

Location

96/100
41 reviews

Great location.

Service

92/100
72 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

Value

63/100
6 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Comfort

58/100
30 reviews

Average comfort, noise, and size, but wonderful beds.

Room

56/100
74 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Untidy, poorly-kept rooms with poor furniture and bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

47/100
25 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Food

41/100
7 reviews

Food could be better.

Rated 85/100 based on reviews from families.

Great shopping. Great location.

Location

95/100
36 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
36 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

69/100
48 reviews

Average sized rooms with great views and comfortable beds. Untidy, poorly-kept rooms with poor furniture and bathrooms.

Cleanliness

50/100
18 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Great view. Comfortable beds.

Location

94/100
16 reviews

Great location.

Service

88/100
18 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Room

62/100
34 reviews

Rooms with great views and excellent beds. Guests complained about bathrooms and general cleanliness of the rooms.

Value

58/100
5 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Cleanliness

48/100
7 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

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Property description

With a stay at The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights, you'll be centrally located in Cairns, steps from Reef Hotel Casino and within a 5-minute walk of Reef Fleet Terminal. This 4-star hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome and 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Esplanade Lagoon.

Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the hotel's restaurant, Dundee on the Waterfront, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours).

Make yourself at home in one of the 61 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Reef Hotel Casino - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Reef Fleet Terminal - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Cairns Regional Gallery - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Esplanade Lagoon - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Cairns Night Markets - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Cairns Marlin Marina - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Cairns Convention Centre - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
The Cultural Place - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Cairns Esplanade - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Jute Theatre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Kick Contemporary Arts - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Center of Contemporary Arts - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
St Monica's Cathedral - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi

The preferred airport for The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights is Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Cairns? This hotel has 1023 square feet (95 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting (surcharge).

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Secured parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Number of meeting rooms - 1
  • Conference space size (meters) - 95
  • Free wired internet
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Marina on site
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Internet access in public areas - surcharge
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Total number of rooms - 61
  • Number of floors - 11
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • UNESCO sustainable tourism pledge
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sauna
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Conference space
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Terrace
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1023
  • Concierge services

Breakfast information

Please note we do not operate a restaurant onsite. Breakfast is offered at the Blu Marlin Bistro, located approximately 100m along the waterfront boardwalk.Breakfast vouchers can be organised.

Pet friendly?

Pets not allowed

Parking information

Limited Secure car parking is available for a cost of $12.00 per day. Parking must be pre-booked.

Misc. fees / Policies

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

  • Secured self parking fee: AUD 28 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.3 percent

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

  • 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.
  • Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

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 available

Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Contactless food service / room service is available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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"I will absolutely use this service again. The agent called within an hour of my bid acceptance. Very accommodating." C.Z. - Kailua, HI

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