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Cairns Colonial Club Resort

Hotel in Cairns

The Cairns Colonial Club Resort is a family friendly resort offering affordable accommodations. I liked that the resort was a one stop shop when it came to travel. Free parking, 3 different pools depending on your preference, a restaurant that you could dine in from 6:30 until late and of course happy hour.

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7.9
Good
4,987 reviews
Price from
$87
per night

Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns

Hotel in Cairns

The 5-star Shangri-La Hotel offers luxury accommodations 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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8.4
Very Good
2,954 reviews
Price from
$189
per night

Pacific Hotel Cairns

Hotel in Cairns

Located on the Cairns Esplanade overlooking Trinity Harbor, Pacific Hotel Cairns offers guests stunning views from private balconies and provides easy access to the nearby Reef Fleet Terminal,... The very best of location in Cairns, with a short stroll to the casina and restaurants on the boardwalk of the estuary. We just parked up the card and walked to the eateries on The Esplanade, where we used the lagoon. I went fishing one afternoon and meeting over tat the wharf was ideal. When it rained we went to the aquarium for a fascinating view of the reef creatures.

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8.1
Very Good
1,798 reviews
Price from
$128
per night

Coral Tree Inn

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. Great location, clean, friendly staff and value for money!

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8
Very Good
2,404 reviews
Price from
$119
per night

Acacia Court Hotel

Hotel in Cairns

Acacia Court Hotel offers air-conditioned accommodations in a waterfront location on the Cairns Esplanade. The hotel’s large outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by sun loungers. The breakfast was good value for me and very delicious continental breakfast

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5.7
Review score
2,544 reviews
Price from
$87
per night

Crystalbrook Flynn

Hotel in Cairns

Crystalbrook Flynn features a restaurant, free bikes, an outdoor swimming pool and fitness center in Cairns. With free WiFi, this 5-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and room service. nice, clean, modern hotel with very good service. Very central, nice clean pools and cute bar area.

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8.9
Excellent
1,500 reviews
Price from
$152
per night

Crystalbrook Riley

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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8.7
Excellent
1,719 reviews
Price from
$199
per night

Oaks Cairns Hotel

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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8.2
Very Good
1,551 reviews
Price from
$134
per night

Mantra Trilogy

Hotel in Cairns

Located on the Cairns Esplanade in the city center, Mantra Trilogy offers spacious accommodations with private balconies overlooking the pool, mountains or ocean. Great location and as we had an apartment the extra ro and kitchen & laundry was a bonus

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6.9
Review score
2,151 reviews
Price from
$141
per night

Hilton Cairns

Hotel in Cairns

Experience a sense of luxury at Hilton Cairns, located on the Cairns Esplanade. great location near the terminal to boats lovely buffet breakfast comfortable beds

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7.8
Good
2,146 reviews
Price from
$189
per night

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FAQs about hotels in Cairns

  • Travelers who stayed in Cairns near Cairns Airport (CNS) have said good things about Nightcap at Edge Hill Tavern, Cairns Plaza Hotel, and Heritage Cairns Hotel.

  • Crystalbrook Riley, Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns, and Cairns Plaza Hotel got great room view-related reviews from travelers in Cairns.

  • These hotels in Cairns are highly rated by couples: Crystalbrook Flynn, Crystalbrook Riley, and The Abbott Boutique Hotel.

  • On average, 3-star hotels in Cairns cost $27 per night, and 4-star hotels in Cairns are $63 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in Cairns can be found for $128 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Crystalbrook Flynn, Crystalbrook Riley, and Pullman Reef Hotel Casino are some of the popular hotels in Cairns.

  • The average price per night for a 3-star hotel in Cairns this weekend is $92 or, for a 4-star hotel, $132. Looking for something even fancier? 5-star hotels in Cairns for this weekend cost around $175 per night, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • On average, it costs $92 per night to book a 3-star hotel in Cairns for tonight. You'll pay around $122 if you choose to stay in a 4-star hotel tonight, while a 5-star hotel in Cairns will cost around $172, on average (based on Booking.com prices).

  • For hotels in Cairns that serve highly-rated breakfasts, try Pullman Reef Hotel Casino, Pacific Hotel Cairns, and Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort.

  • Many families visiting Cairns loved staying at Crystalbrook Flynn, Pullman Reef Hotel Casino, and Crystalbrook Riley.

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 like Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens, Cairns Rainforest Dome and Skyway Rainforest Cableway are easily accessible from the city. Cairns International Airport has 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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