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Sunshine Tower Hotel

Sunshine Tower Hotel

Cairns, Australia
7.7

Good

22 reviews

Cairns Sunshine Tower Hotel is ideally located just 3 blocks from the city centre and 10 minutes' drive from the Cairns International Airport.

“staff were great, from the 2 ladies at the reception to the janitor”

Alex Belgium
Hides Hotel

Hides Hotel

Cairns, Australia
7.4

Good

670 reviews

In the heart of Cairns, Hides Hotel has affordable accommodations just a 5-minute walk from The Esplanade. It features a swimming pool and a large porch overlooking City Place.

“good location, corridors in back section a bit hot…money, nice room, great breakfast spot on terrace”

Matthew Auckland, New Zealand
Tropical Queenslander

Tropical Queenslander

Cairns, Australia
7.1

Good

105 reviews

Just a 2-minute walk from the Cairns Esplanade waterfront, the Tropical Queenslander features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and poolside BBQ facilities.

“Very comfortable bed and clean room”

Michelle EAST CORAKI, Australia
Cairns Plaza Hotel

Cairns Plaza Hotel

Cairns, Australia
8.4

Very good

831 reviews

Located on The Esplanade opposite Trinity Bay, Cairns Plaza Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, a breakfast restaurant offering water views and free on-site parking.

“Good position , Ocean view, balcony brilliant for …rets and ibis coming into roost on near by trees.”

Peter Swansea, United Kingdom
Cairns Holiday Lodge

Cairns Holiday Lodge

Cairns, Australia
7.9

Good

82 reviews

Just a 2-minute drive from central Cairns, the Cairns Holiday Lodge features free Wi-Fi and a saltwater swimming pool with a waterfall feature. Some rooms include a balcony with mountain views.

“I liked Everything about it. It was convinient i…9;m glad my parents recommended this hotel to me.”

Justina Maki-Ravu Papua New Guinea
Whiterock Leisure Park

Whiterock Leisure Park

Cairns, Australia
7.7

Good

121 reviews

A 10-minute drive from Cairns central business district, the Whiterock Leisure Park features affordable accommodations in a natural area. Cairns Airport is a 15-minute drive away.

“The serene location and the nearness to bus stop.”

Gurjit Australia
Nomads Cairns Backpackers - Serpent

Nomads Cairns Backpackers - Serpent

Cairns, Australia
6.9

Review score

227 reviews

This 4-star hostel provides affordable resort-style accommodations in an ideal location, just minutes away from Cairns Esplanade and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

“Andy and Caroline were absolutely amazing. We had …went back a second time whilst staying in Cairns!”

Renetta United Kingdom
The Balinese

The Balinese

Cairns, Australia
7.8

Good

159 reviews

The Balinese is only a short walk from the center of Cairns. The rooms are furnished in Balinese style and the hotel has an outdoor salt-water swimming pool.

“I absolutely loved my stay. The staff were amazing…ct. Will recommend to others and will stay again.”

Tegen Highland Park, Australia
Grosvenor in Cairns

Grosvenor in Cairns

Cairns, Australia
7.8

Good

85 reviews

Just a 15-minute walk from Cairns's city centre, Grosvenor Apartments combines the independence and privacy of your own home with the quality facilities of a hotel.

“The apartment was great, the location was great, … will stay there ,the next time we are in cairns.”

mary york, United Kingdom
Cairns Gateway Resort

Cairns Gateway Resort

Cairns, Australia
7.3

Good

79 reviews

On 5 acres of tropical gardens, Cairns Gateway provides free on-site parking and a variety of facilities, just 4 miles from Cairns. The resort is built around a resort-style pool with a waterfall.

“We loved everything about this resort The Staff w…itely go back to this Resort and will stay longer”

Michelle Tweed Heads, Australia

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