Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Late check-in/ -out
Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor 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

The boutique Marlin Cove Resort is placed near by the beachfront. Renovated in 2010, the hotel features ancient architecture.

This hotel is located in a conservation area, 6.8 km from Cairns Historical Society Museum, Skyway Rainforest Cableway and Sugarworld Waterpark. 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 beach chairs.

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

Rooms

This property comprises 35 rooms featuring Luxury One-Bedroom Apartment, Superior Two-Bedroom Apartment and One-Bedroom Apartment with a dining area, multi-channel TV, climate control, free Wi-Fi and a work desk. The modern rooms feature the patio view. Bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Mel's Pizzeria and Lime Tree Trinity Beach serve a selection of meals within 150 meters from the venue.

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

Services

The on-site car and bicycle rentals are also available.

Relax

Marlin Cove Resort delights guests with a spa center and a sauna. Lawn tennis and snorkeling are provided on site.

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

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

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

Services

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

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

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

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dining table
  • Fan/ Extractor

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Self-catering

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

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite 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. 

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 Regional Gallery
    10.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mel's Pizzeria
    500 ft
  • Lime Tree Trinity Beach (cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    35

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Rooms and availability

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One-Bedroom Apartment
Size: 540 sq. feet
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    Superior Two-Bedroom Apartment
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 755 sq. feet
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      Luxury One-Bedroom Apartment
      Bed type: Double bed
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Marlin Cove Resort - Cairns Cairns location
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        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 Regional Gallery
          10.8 mi
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Mel's Pizzeria
          500 ft
        • Lime Tree Trinity Beach (cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian)
          600 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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        Marlin Cove Resort Location

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        What's nearby

        Amusement

        • Beach - 2.9 mi

        Local attractions

        • Yorkeys Knob Beach - 1.6 mi
          Wattle and Sim Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob
        • Cairns Tropical Zoo - 3.0 mi
          Captain Cook Hwy, Palm Cove
        • Palm Cove Beach - 3.4 mi
          Palm Cove, QueenslandAustralia
        • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park - 2.9 mi
          Kamerunga Rd /Western Arterial Rd, Smithfield
        • Cattana Wetlands - 3.0 mi
          Dunne Road, Smithfield

        Restaurants nearby

        • Mel's Pizzeria - 500 ft

          Address: Trinty Beach Road

          66% likes this, based on 25 reviews

        • Blue Moon Grill - 1000 ft

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

          86% likes this, based on 369 reviews

        • L'Unico Trattoria Seafood Restaurant - 1700 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 Beach - 600 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 Express - 1100 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 Regional Gallery
          10.8 mi
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Mel's Pizzeria
          500 ft
        • Lime Tree Trinity Beach (cuisine: Asian fusion, Australian)
          600 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