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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

Hotel in Cairns

Overlooking the Coral Sea, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offers rooms with a private balcony and city, mountain or ocean views. Great location! Walked to mostly everywhere. Room was spacious, quiet and very comfortable. Great pool! Restaurant food was also excellent! Beautiful sunrise as well!

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7.9
Good
2,664 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$92

Shangri-La Hotel, 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. Staff, location, rooms were all great

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8.7
Excellent
2,393 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$166

Cairns Colonial Club Resort

Hotel in Cairns

Cairns Colonial Club Resort has affordable accommodations, 10 minutes’ drive from the city center and Cairns Airport. It features 3 lagoon-style pools, and a man-made beach. We slept one night only and did not see much of this resort, only the lobby and entrance area while checking in and out - which was beautiful. I am sorry we missed out on this special resort. Our stay was to short!!

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8.1
Very Good
1,931 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$69

Sunshine Tower Hotel

Hotel in Cairns

Cairns Sunshine Tower Hotel is ideally located just 3 blocks from the city center and 10 minutes' drive from the Cairns International Airport. The staff really help me with my adventures I also forgot my key in the bedroom and a staff worker came to open my door while everything was closed

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8
Very Good
1,449 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$84

Hilton Cairns

Hotel in Cairns

Experience a sense of luxury at Hilton Cairns, located on the Cairns Esplanade. Great location. Clean and tidy room with perfect views. Pool was amazing and breakfast at the Cafe was great for the whole 8 days we stayed.

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7.8
Good
1,065 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$131

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. Stayed at Mantra Trilogy for a weekend with my partner. Great location and easy to walk round the city - staff were lovely and helpful. Room was clean and had a good view of the pools, water and city.

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7.5
Good
1,720 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$119

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 to use the swimming pool after arriving to refresh after a 3 hour plane trip. Receptionist help get our suitcases up the two flights of stairs.

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8.2
Very Good
1,957 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$86

Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort

Hotel in Cairns

Centrally located at the northern end of Cairns iconic waterfront Esplanade, Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort features 311 stylish rooms and suites, three restaurants and bars including Cairns’... The hotel is in the perfect location to everything! The staff was so helpful and extremely friendly, especially after I accidentally dropped my phone down a crevice by the pool and they had the manager and engineering staff pry the wood panels up for me which was super amazing of them and i could not be more thankful! The pool was great, restaurants were tasty, the views of the sea from our room were awesome. Will recommend to all friends and family, for sure!

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9.3
Awesome
2,019 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$192

Mantra Esplanade

Hotel in Cairns

Located opposite the Cairns Esplanade, Mantra Esplanade features waterfront accommodations with a balcony offering ocean or city views. Central to everything, nice room with good views, easy walk to shops ect.

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8.1
Very Good
1,073 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$114

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. Location, friendly service and comfortable

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8.1
Very Good
1,600 reviews
Avg. price/night:
$117

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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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