Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns

2 Keem Street, Cairns, Australia, 4879  show map
 4 stars
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Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

24-hour

Late check-in

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Heated swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's pool

Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Private beach

Beach chairs

Overview

Marlin Cove Resort is a 4-star property located near by a sandy beach. Renovated in 2010, the hotel combines ancient architecture with ultimate comfort.

The hotel is set next to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Palm Cove Beach and Kuranda Koala Gardens. There are golf courses, a zoo and restaurants in the area.

Set close to a national park and a rainforest, this hotel offers access to a beautiful beach with towels and chairs.

Marlin Cove Resort is within a 15-minute drive to Cairns airport.

Rooms

Some of the non-smoking hotel rooms feature a seating area, a private balcony, television with satellite channels, a patio and complimentary wireless internet as well as a toaster, a fridge and a dishwasher. Bathrooms are fitted with a dryer, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The pizzeria Mel's Pizzeria lies in a conservation area, within 5-minute walk of Marlin Cove Resort.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of AUD 9 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can rent cars and bicycles to explore the local area.

Relax

Marlin Cove Resort also offers a playroom, babysitting and a pool for guests staying with children. On-site sport activities include lawn tennis and snorkeling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Front desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Beauty salon
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Washing machine
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • DVD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of AUD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of AUD 5 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns Cairns location
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Hotel Address:

2 Keem Street, Cairns, Australia, 4879

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City Center
  • Cairns
    7.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Freshwater Connection Station
    6.5 mi
  • Cairns Central Station
    10.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mel's Pizzeria
    300 ft
  • Lime Tree Trinity Beach (cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairnsMarlin Cove Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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Rooms and availability

Premium Three-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
Room Description:

Apartment|Premium 3 Bedroom Apartment

Marlin Cove Resort photos Room
Premier Three-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    540 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Marlin Cove Resort photos Room
Superior Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    755 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Apartment|Superior 2 Bedroom Apartment

Luxury One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Apartment|Luxury 1 Bedroom Apartment

Marlin Cove Resort Location

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What's nearby

Amusement

  • Beach3.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Yorkeys Knob Beach1.6 mi
    Wattle and Sim Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob
  • Cattana Wetlands3.0 mi
    Dunne Road, Smithfield
  • Palm Cove Beach3.4 mi
    Palm Cove, QueenslandAustralia
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park2.9 mi
    Kamerunga Rd /Western Arterial Rd, Smithfield
  • Cairns Tropical Zoo3.0 mi
    Captain Cook Hwy, Palm Cove

Restaurants nearby

  • Mel's Pizzeria300 ft

    Address: Trinty Beach Road

    66% likes this, based on 25 reviews

  • Blue Moon Grill1000 ft

    Address: Shop 6 22 - 24 Trinity Beach Rd
    Phone: 07 4057 8957

    86% likes this, based on 369 reviews

  • L'Unico Trattoria Seafood Restaurant1700 ft

    Address: 75 Vasey Esplanade
    Phone: 07 4057 8855

    64% likes this, based on 260 reviews
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 35

  • Lime Tree Trinity Beach500 ft

    Address: 28 Trinity Beach Road
    Phone: 4055 6467

    85% likes this, based on 168 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 41

  • Seoul Express1100 ft

    Address: Lake St
    Phone: (08) 8221 5245

    Cuisine: Korean

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairnsMarlin Cove Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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Marlin Cove Resort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Marlin Cove Resort

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 7 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    4.6

    The grounds, pool and tennis courts were very well kept. Landscape was continually being maintained and upgraded. Unfortunate resort did not put as much effort inside their suites. Area seemed family oriented, usually quiet in the evenings. Resort was located a 15 minuet walk from free public beach, and iga attached to small strip mall. A much bigger mall with a coles and woolworths was a 15 min. Drive. Area a good jump off point to head to attractions, 25 min. Drive to Cairns and to various other destinations. Did notice many very nice looking accomodations in vicinity had vacacies and had posted that there were stand by rates available. This is in high season of July

    Cockroaches, encountered one in bathroom in middle of night. I immediately notified front desk of problem. Desk clerk informed to me it was a fact of life in the tropics. She then attempted to be flippant and said it was probably gone by then. When I insisted that some form of action be done, the desk clerk said housekeeping would be by to spray under fridge and under sink where they live. No one ever came to our suite. There was s sticker on our front door starting the mattresses were professionally sanitized, there was not an date of issue but one of when the mattresses should next be serviced. This led me to wonder if they had infestations of pests, bedbugs. We checked all matresses and they were covered, we did not detect any of the critters and we did not appear to suffer any bites. Upon arrival the suite had 4 rolls of toilet paper, and 2 packets of cleaning soap for each appliance for our family of 5 for 8 nights. Additional soap or toilet paper was to be purchased from front desk.Security was also an issue, only a flimsy door handle lock for front door, although patio doors and windows had metal mesh for security. Do not undestand why they did not go one step further for a better entrance security. There was not an in suite safe, so we had to always carry all valuables eg, passports, extra cash with us. Desk staff was very happy to help us with attractions but only ones that needed a reservation deposit. Claimed that the attractions book up fast, we needed to reserve in timely fashion. I realized afterward the deposit required went to resort for a finders fee. At one point she suggested an other activity to add to one already booked even though it conflicted with reserved time of first and most wanted activity.If we had taken her advice we would have lost whole amount, which was $460. I really felt she did not have our best interest or enjoyment at heart.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    As a family we all enjoyed staying at Marlin Cove Holiday Resort, it was clean, well equiped and spacious. We wre even invited to a meal there which was of the highest quality and was probably better than the food we ate at all the other restaurants we tried, overall very good marks from us . many thanks Marlin Cove Holiday Resort

    Rug in living room was probably not the best quality as it constantly kept shedding its fibres,

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Beautiful apartment located right next to the pool, light and airy and well air conditioned. Would be happy to have stayed for longer!

    We had no car, which made it a bit inconvenient, but ideal centre for seeing the area

  • Family with children
    10.0

    From walking into the apartment we were amazed at the cleanliness and space that met us, really comfortable beds, fantastic shower rooms and everything you would need for a self catering apartment, bbq area was great as was the pool.

How to reach hotel

hotel Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns Cairns location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

2 Keem Street, Cairns, Australia, 4879

Get directions
City Center
  • Cairns
    7.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Freshwater Connection Station
    6.5 mi
  • Cairns Central Station
    10.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mel's Pizzeria
    300 ft
  • Lime Tree Trinity Beach (cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairnsMarlin Cove Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

Use Badge