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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 Heritage listed hotel offers a complimentary WiFi access.

All rooms are air conditioned and include a small refrigerator and a TV. Some rooms offer tea/coffee making facilities. It features a swimming pool and a spacious veranda with views of the city.

The reception staff can assist in making bookings to iconic attractions such as the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest, and Kuranda.

This is our guests' favorite part of Cairns, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Hides Hotel has been welcoming guests since Mar 3, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Cairns, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • What is the height restriction for the parking at Hides Cairns
    Our hotel undercover car parking height restriction is 2.2 meters
    Answered on 14 July 2021
  • Do you have parking available?
    Thank you for your enquiry - We have limited parking available and will do our best to accommodate your request, should you still need it. Reserving ..
    Answered on 25 July 2021
  • Our flight doesnt land until 11:10pm tonight. We probably wont get to hides hotel until about 12:30pm is the hotel reception 24hours ?
    Hi, We have 24hour reception so your arrival time is ok. I will note it on our records. If there's nobody at the front desk when you arrive, just cal..
    Answered on 10 July 2021
  • Would you be able to watch my 2 luggage bags during my 3 day liveaboard trip?
    Dear Guest, You could leave your luggage bags in our secured Lockers in the lobby which is operated by coins (3 x $2 coin). Hope this helps. Regard..
    Answered on 14 January 2020
  • Do you have the cooking facility (oven or stove...) so we can prepare for our meal ?
    Hi, Unfortunately we don't have an oven or stove. your welcome to bring you food down to the 24hour reception to heat up your food whilst you stay wi..
    Answered on 25 August 2021
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Open for: Breakfast

Amenities of Hides Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • Mandarin
  • English

House rules

Hides Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
AUD 10 per stay

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos JCB Diners Club American Express Hides Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 1.5% charge when you pay with a Visa or Mastercard credit card.

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

Please also note that parking spaces are subject to availability.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Hides Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please note that the full amount of the reservation is due before arrival. Ocean Group Hotels & Resorts will send a confirmation with detailed payment information. After full payment is taken, the property's details, including the address and where to pick up the keys, will be sent to you by email.

This property is located in a busy area so guests might experience some noise.

FAQs about Hides Hotel

  • Room options at Hides Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Quad

  • Hides Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Hides Hotel is 1,650 feet from the center of Cairns.

  • Hides Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at Hides Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.4).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Buffet

    • The prices at Hides Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at Hides Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.