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Cairns Colonial Club Resort

Hotel in Cairns

The Cairns Colonial Club Resort is a family friendly resort offering affordable accommodations. Lay out of the resort. Large rooms.

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8
Very Good
4,229 reviews
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$96
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. The location at the Marina, near to various restaurants. There is an basement carpark linked to the hotel, made the luggage easier to handle. Very clean and comfortable rooms and they noted our request for adjoining rooms.

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8.5
Very Good
2,997 reviews
Price from
$204
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,... They staff were friendly and helpful.

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9
Awesome
1,966 reviews
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$294
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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5.8
Review score
2,447 reviews
Price from
$89
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,... Excellent location. Right next to the reef terminal and close to Woolworths, restaurants and cafes. Room was very spacious and the staff were so helpful. Highly recommend as a base if you plan on going snorkeling/diving or on a live-aboard for a few days. Will stay here again if I am able to come back!

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8.2
Very Good
1,814 reviews
Price from
$174
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. Brand new amenities. Amazing pool with quiet places to read. Right in the middle of town on the esplanade with plenty of places to eat and drink. Comfy bed, able to chromecast netflix and fast wifi. We will be rebooking for a few nights time to stay again!

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8.9
Excellent
1,024 reviews
Price from
$252
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
2,359 reviews
Price from
$158
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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8.3
Very Good
1,273 reviews
Price from
$200
per night

Hides Hotel

Hotel in Cairns

Located in the heart of Cairns, and just 10 minutes' drive from the Cairns International Airport, Hides Hotel offers affordable accommodations, a 5 minutes' walk from The Esplanade. The staff were so good as we had to change bookings to fit tour operators who had to adjust to Covid cancellations. Could have been very stressful without their help and understanding. Thank you.

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7.4
Good
1,269 reviews
Price from
$118
per night

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

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. Rooms were clean. Food was outstanding. It’s worth the money

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8.2
Very Good
1,600 reviews
Price from
$250
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 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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