Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel - Palm Cove

ex. Grand Mercure Rockford Esplanade

Cnr Veivers Rd & Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Australia, 4879  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel - Palm Cove

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

The exclusive Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel is a 4-star property within proximity of Skyway Rainforest Cableway, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park and AJ Hackett Bungy. The hotel opened its doors in 1986 and was remodeled in 2007.

Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Palm Cove.

The vicinity of a cove and a rainforest as well as quick access to a stadium and a zoo set the hotel apart.

The venue is notable for the unique location within a 20-minute drive to Cairns airport.

Rooms

Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel offers designer rooms featuring marble bathrooms with a shower, free toiletries and a dryer. Guests can enjoy a stunning view over the ocean. Other comforts include a microwave, an electric kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves Asian dishes. Guests can unwind in the Hotel Offers A bar with a favourite drink.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers currency exchange, free parking and a safe deposit box and such services as 24-hour room service, medical service and 24-hour reception.

Relax

Parents will find cribs, a wading pool and a pool for their children on-site. Active guests will benefit from fitness classes, a gym and fitness center available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   129.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view
  • Ocean view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Daybed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Dining table
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Kitchen facilities

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

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD 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 0 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel - Palm Cove Palm Cove location
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Hotel Address:

Cnr Veivers Rd & Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Australia, 4879

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City Center
  • Palm Cove
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Cairns (CNS)
    10.3 mi
  • Kowanyama (KWM)
    274.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Chill Cafe (cuisine: Australian)
    200 ft
  • Portabello (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Palm Cove Beach
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    129

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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel - Palm Cove Palm Cove location
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                Hotel Address:

                Cnr Veivers Rd & Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Australia, 4879

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Palm Cove
                  2000 ft
                Airports
                • Cairns (CNS)
                  10.3 mi
                • Kowanyama (KWM)
                  274.5 mi
                • Bus stop
                  1000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Chill Cafe (cuisine: Australian)
                  200 ft
                • Portabello (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                Beaches
                • Palm Cove Beach
                  1900 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  10 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2007
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  129

                Hotel Awards

                AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPalm CoveGrand Mercure Rockford Esplana

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

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                Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Location

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                What's nearby

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1700 ft

                Local attractions

                • Yorkeys Knob Beach - 4.6 mi
                  Wattle and Sim Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob
                • BatReach - 5.4 mi
                  Coondoo St, Kuranda
                • Australian Butterfly Sanctuary - 5.5 mi
                  8 Rob Vievers Dr, Kuranda
                • Cairns Wildlife Safari Reserve - 5.3 mi
                  2577 Kennedy Highway, Kuranda
                • Birdworld Kuranda - 5.4 mi
                  Heritage Markets, Kuranda

                Near the hotel

                • Palm Cove Beach - 1900 ft
                  Palm Cove, QueenslandAustralia
                • Cairns Tropical Zoo - 4100 ft
                  Captain Cook Hwy, Palm Cove
                • Cairns Night Zoo - 2900 ft
                  Cook Hwy, Palm Cove

                Restaurants nearby

                • Chill Cafe - 200 ft

                  Address: Cnr Veivers Rd & Williams Esplanade

                  84% likes this, based on 470 reviews
                  Cuisine: Australian

                • Far Horizons Restaurant - 100 ft

                  Address: 1 Veivers Rd
                  Phone: 07 4055 3000

                  66% likes this, based on 213 reviews
                  Cuisine: International
                  Price Range: USD 12 - USD 138

                • The Spice Market - 100 ft

                  Address: Veivers Road
                  Phone: 07 4059 0611

                  55% likes this, based on 18 reviews

                • Portabello - 100 ft

                  Address: 41 Williams Esplanade
                  Phone: +61 7 4059 0611

                  61% likes this, based on 203 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian

                • Wok On Noodle Bar - 100 ft

                  Address: Shop 5a
                  Phone: 07 40590399

                  60% likes this, based on 88 reviews
                  Cuisine: Asian

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  10 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2007
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  129

                Hotel Awards

                AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPalm CoveGrand Mercure Rockford Esplana

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

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                Hotels nearby
                Villas Palm Cove
                4 stars
                0.7 km
                Cities nearby

                Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana

                Average guest rating

                8.8out of 10
                Superb
                Based on 11 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Rooms
                10.0
                Service
                10.0
                Value
                9.0
                Location
                10.0

                Guest reviews

                • Older travelers
                  5.8

                  Close to beach

                  No hotel restaurant. No 24hr reception. Lounge furniture was dirty and marked. Kitchen equipment was a bit lacking. Not serviced daily

                • Older travelers
                  7.8

                  The hotel is very centrally located within the palm cove village and access to captain cook highway for touring is very convenient. The swimming pool was quite large and one can have a good swim. The pool was not crowded as some thought the water was cold.

                  We experienced a lot of noise due to pool deck maintenance. One had to endure daily pressure blasting and blower noises which spoilt our stay. Guests should be advised prior to booking of noisy activities and or room rates adjusted accordingly.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  lobby ambience, location to restaurants and shops, pool (albeit water was quite chilly!) , day bed in room

                  the couch in room was stained, we had to ask for clean towels after 2 of a 4 day stay (it would have been nice if they had been offered), young ladies on front desk were a little immature especially handling my partners query as to how long it would be before our room to be avail/ready when he arrived at 11.30am - he kept being told 1/2 hr but it ended up being closer to 2.5 hrs - they shouldn't have kept saying 1/2 hr more.. it just frustrated him, especially when they showed no empathy (which is why we felt they were somewhat immature).

                • Group of friends
                  8.2

                  Very helpful staff including Jane at head office who organised our accommodation and also front desk staff who were helpful and knowledgeable about trips and places to visit

                  accommodation was basically very good excellent layout and everything you need but felt the couch, chairs and carpets were in need of a good clean which really let accommodation down

                • Single
                  9.0

                  Friendly helpful staff great rooms with all facilities light and airy Great pool area

                  All good

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Grand Mercure Rockford Esplana Hotel - Palm Cove Palm Cove location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                Cnr Veivers Rd & Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Australia, 4879

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Palm Cove
                  2000 ft
                Airports
                • Cairns (CNS)
                  10.3 mi
                • Kowanyama (KWM)
                  274.5 mi
                • Bus stop
                  1000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Chill Cafe (cuisine: Australian)
                  200 ft
                • Portabello (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                Beaches
                • Palm Cove Beach
                  1900 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  10 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2007
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  129

                Hotel Awards

                AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPalm CoveGrand Mercure Rockford Esplana

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

                Use Badge