Experience a sense of luxury at Hilton Cairns, located on the Cairns Esplanade. Boasting an absolute waterfront location, this property is located just 2 minutes’ walk from the Reef Departure Terminal and a 5-minute walk to the CBD and Cairns Convention Center. Hilton Cairns offers spacious rooms, all with their own private balcony overlooking mountains and rainforests, Trinity Inlet or the vibrant city skyline. Features at the property include a spa pool and an outdoor lagoon-style pool where guests can relax and soak up the beautiful weather that Tropical North Queensland has to offer. Guests can enjoy the pool bar, or make use of ample soft seating, deck chairs and umbrellas around the pool. Following a busy day of sight-seeing, relax in the hotel's lobby bar - Gin Social - and enjoy the convenience of the hotel’s 2 restaurants with water views. The award-winning Mondo on the Waterfront offers a unique al fresco dining experience right on the water’s edge. Try the famous fajitas or perhaps treat yourself to a decadent Mondo BBQ. Signature restaurant offers diners a more refined menu, with local produce and international inspirations. For those looking for the flexibility of dining in room, the hotel has an extensive Room Service Menu, as well as a Grab and Go outlet for all your essential mini-bar items! Cairns Airport is a 15-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Hotel chain/brand
Hilton Hotels & Resorts

Property highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Cairns, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Breakfast Info

Continental, Asian, American, Buffet

Parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 king bed
1 full bed
and
1 king bed
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Sustainability certification

This property has one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.9
Facilities
8.4
Cleanliness
8.7
Comfort
8.8
Value for money
8.0
Location
9.5
Free WiFi
7.6
High score for Cairns
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Bctony
    Canada Canada
    Clean, functional accommodation in a convenient location. Large and clean bedrooms and bathrooms.
  • Brendan
    Australia Australia
    Cleanliness and comfort of the rooms was first ckass
  • Thurman
    United States of America United States of America
    Perfect location for our needs; excellent, very helpful staff; phenomenal, included breakfast buffet. We also returned for 2 more nights on the 15th after an overnight snorkeling trip on the Great Barrier Reef.

Hotel area info

Restaurants
3 Restaurants On Site

  • Mondo on the Waterfront
    • Cuisine
      International
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
  • Signature Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Local
    • Open for
      Dinner
    • Ambience
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free
  • Café Sunrise
    • Cuisine
      Australian • Asian • International
    • Open for
      Breakfast

Amenities of Hilton Cairns
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking on site
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • 3 restaurants
  • Fitness center
  • Bar
Bedroom
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs AUD 20 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Laptop safe
  • Chapel/Shrine
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Filipino
  • Chinese

House rules

Hilton Cairns takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 18 and above will be charged as 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
Extra bed upon request
AUD 100 per child, per night
Crib upon request
Free
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 100 per person, per night

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

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa JCB American Express Cash is not accepted Hilton Cairns accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that different policies and additional supplements may apply for extra guests. The property can arrange airport pick up, using an external company, for an additional charge. Please note that there is a % charge when you pay with a credit card. Please note that car parking fees of AUD $20 are valid for 1 entry and 1 exit.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about Hilton Cairns

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

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

  • Hilton Cairns is 3,100 feet from the center of Cairns. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Hilton Cairns offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Ping-pong
    • Spa facilities
    • Happy hour
    • Couples' massage
    • Swimming pool
    • Neck massage
    • Bicycle rental
    • Fitness
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Foot massage

  • Room options at Hilton Cairns include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Suite

  • Hilton Cairns has 3 restaurants:

    • Café Sunrise
    • Mondo on the Waterfront
    • Signature Restaurant

  • Guests staying at Hilton Cairns can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Asian
    • American
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Hilton Cairns is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hilton Cairns on this page.