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Cairns Colonial Club Resort 4 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Cairns Colonial Club Resort has affordable accommodation, 10 minutes’ drive from the city centre and Cairns Airport. It features 3 lagoon-style pools, and a man-made beach. Great facilities - looks like the place has had a recent face lift and everything is fantastic. Very friendly staff throughout!

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8
Very good
3,630 reviews
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£70
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Pacific Hotel Cairns 4.5 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Located on the Cairns Esplanade overlooking Trinity Harbour, Pacific Hotel Cairns offers guests stunning views from private balconies and provides easy access to the nearby Reef Fleet Terminal,... Beautiful room, friendly staff and great location!

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8.3
Very good
1,606 reviews
Price from
£121
per night

Acacia Court Hotel 4 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Acacia Court Hotel offers air-conditioned accommodation in a waterfront location on the Cairns Esplanade. The hotel’s large outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by sun loungers. Loved the ocean views.. Position. Daily room service.. Parking when available... Great spot

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5.8
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2,140 reviews
Price from
£73
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Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns 5 stars

Hotel in Cairns

The 5-star Shangri-La Hotel offers luxury accommodation with stunning views of the Cairns Marlin Marina. It features an outdoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi internet access. Everything was absolutely perfect. The staycation package is a really good value for money.

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8.6
Fabulous
2,953 reviews
Price from
£166
per night

Coral Tree Inn 3.5 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Nestled in the heart of Cairns, close to attractions, restaurants and bars, Coral Tree Inn is a private property offering you a tropical and peaceful sanctuary. We loved everything about this hotel, especially Marissa who was really friendly and helpful!

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8
Very good
2,328 reviews
Price from
£99
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Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort 4 stars

Hotel in Cairns

The Novotel Oasis is a 4.5 star resort featuring a gorgeous lagoon pool, complete with a sandy beach, children's pool and a swim-up bar. The hotel was centrally located. The Restaurant had excellent meals. The pool was fantastic.

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8.3
Very good
1,509 reviews
Price from
£157
per night

Sunshine Tower Hotel 4 stars

Hotel in Cairns

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 very helpful and accommodating. Room was clean.

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7.9
Good
1,815 reviews
Price from
£90
per night

Hilton Cairns 5 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Experience a sense of luxury at Hilton Cairns, located on the Cairns Esplanade. The executive suite was fantastic, the service was excellent and the view was beautiful.

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7.8
Good
1,738 reviews
Price from
£163
per night

Oaks Cairns Hotel 4 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Located in the heart of Cairns on the Esplanade, Oaks Cairns Hotel is a short walk from the beachfront boardwalk and Cairns Esplanade Lagoon, as well as restaurants and bars. Location is excellent for this well priced hotel. Directly opposite the Cairns Lagoon and close to the Night Markets. No parking but ticket parking for 3 hours at a time nearby. Very comfy beds and very clean. Restaurant/Bar on top floor very good too.

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8.3
Very good
1,076 reviews
Price from
£129
per night

Crystalbrook Riley 5 stars

Hotel in Cairns

Centrally located at the northern end of Cairns iconic waterfront Esplanade, Crystalbrook Riley features 311 stylish rooms and suites, three restaurants and bars including Cairns’ highest rooftop bar,... Everything was perfect, the staff was super nice! The room was amazing and the view too, great pool and good food at the cafe. Loved the resort!

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9.1
Superb
2,228 reviews
Price from
£166
per night

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A lush tropical paradise surrounded by the Coral Sea

Located in North Queensland, Cairns is an energetic city with lush, tropic surroundings. It is home to one of Mother Nature’s most prized creations, the offshore Great Barrier Reef. It is a haven for diving, snorkelling and adventure enthusiasts, with millions of visitors from around the globe converging on this tropical nirvana.

Several tour and charter boats depart from Cairns Pier to the Great Barrier Reef daily and Port Douglas. Buses from Cairns Central Station and the Freshwater Connection Station take tourists to the picturesque and tranquil Atherton Tablelands and Daintree National Park. Cairns Lagoon is a large man-made inlet overlooking the Coral Sea and is popular for swimming, picnics, a BBQ and sunbathing.

Cairns has shopping malls, cinema complexes and numerous cafés, eateries, restaurants, and traditional Australian pubs. A popular destination for backpackers, it has many bars, nightclubs and hostels scattered around Cairns Boulevard.

Atractions such as Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens, Cairns Rainforest Dome and Skyway Rainforest Cableway are easily accessible from the city. Cairns International Airport offers direct access to Brisbane, Mackay, Sydney, and Darwin. Booking.com has a number of hostels, resorts and hotels in Cairns and Queensland.

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