Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Shangri-La The Marina, 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.

Shangri-La is located just a 10-minute drive from Cairns Airport. The Great Barrier Reef Departure Terminal and the Pier Shopping Center are located within 3 minutes’ walking distance.

All rooms feature a private balcony overlooking a tropical garden, Trinity Bay or Marlin Marina. Flat-screen satellite TV and comfortable bathrobes and slippers are included. Other features include a laptop safe and mini-bar.

Guests at The Marina Shangri-La can work out at the well-equipped fitness center They can also make use of the complimentary shoeshine service, or get travel advice from the tour desk.

The Backyard is a vibrant, relaxed venue with a distinct local North Queensland personality. The bar staff can share their local area and knowledge. With a choice of seating areas at the bar, on the deck or garden, guests can enjoy uninterrupted views of the waterfront, watch the boats or relax and take in the marina views and mountain range beyond. The outdoor bar is the service point of the garden area, giving customers a unique outdoor experience year round. The venue features innovative drinks and creative dishes.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the best-rated area in Cairns, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

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  • Can a child aged 9 and a baby aged 6 months also stay in this room with 2 adults?

    Yes. We can arrange a rollaway bed and cot.


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    Asked about: Executive Suite • Answered on August 29, 2019
  • We will be bringing a hire car, how much is parking?

    Self Parking $20 per day Valet Parking $25 per day


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    Asked about: Deluxe Twin Room • Answered on November 12, 2019
  • Hi. Is there a bathtub in this room? Thank you

    Only some have bathtubs. You can request a bathtub upon booking, but it is subject to availability upon arrival at the hotel.


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    Asked about: Executive Marina Room • Answered on June 15, 2020
  • Can you change the bedding configuration in the one bedroom suite?

    One Bedroom suites usually have 1 king bed in the main bedroom and we can add 1 or 2 rollaway beds to the living area.


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    Answered on November 12, 2019
  • I heard that if you book the Horizon Club Room, you get 2 hours free drinks. Is that correct?

    When booking Horizon Club rooms and Suites, the rate includes pre-dinner drinks and canapes in our Horizon Club Lounge every evening.


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    Asked about: Horizon Club Room with Club Lounge Access • Answered on November 22, 2020
  • Is there a bath in the bathroom?

    Our Horizon Club rooms and suites all have a bath and separate walk-in shower. Other rooms have walk-in showers.


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    Asked about: Horizon Club Room with Club Lounge Access • Answered on November 29, 2020
  • Can you smoke on the balcony

    yes you can smoke on your balcony and ashtrays are supplied.


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    Answered on June 25, 2021
  • Hi There - Is the pool heated or is there a an outdoor spa?

    Good morning, Thank you for your enquiry. Our pool is not heated. Unfortunately we do not have an outdoor spa. We do have a masseuse in the Pier complex.


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    Answered on August 12, 2020
  • Can the beds be changed to 1 double and two singles?

    Thank you for your question. We do have Executive Marina view rooms with wither 1 x king sized bed or 2 x queen sized beds. We can add a single roll-away bed free of charge.


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    Asked about: Executive Marina Twin Room • Answered on September 30, 2020
  • We have 4 people (2 adult & 2 kids under 15). We want one room, not two so is this possible. I don't want to be separated on holidays.

    Happy to help. Please contact reservations and they will help you with the best room for your family.


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    Answered on April 5, 2021
  • Do you have packages for trips to the great barrier reef, or is organized outside of the hotel ??

    We have a tour desk in the lobby that can assist you with all your bookings to the reef and surrounding region.


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    Answered on April 15, 2020
  • Can you arrange day trips to Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Journey area?

    Absolutely, We have a tour desk in the lobby of the hotel that will be able to arrange all your day trips for you.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Double Room • Answered on February 28, 2020
  • Hi can 2 adults and 2 children can stay in this room aged 9 and 12

    Greetings, Thank you for your enquiry. Due to hotel policy we only allow maximum of 3 x adults in certain room types. Children 12 years + are classed as adults, meaning you will be required to book 2 x rooms. Apologies for any inconvenience. Kind regards, Helena - Marketing Manager


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    Asked about: Deluxe Twin Room • Answered on February 12, 2020
  • Can we have breakfast just for one morning only??

    Pre-booked breakfast is for the entire stay. Breakfast is available daily without pre-booking.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Room with Sea View Twin Room • Answered on February 28, 2021
  • do you have parking available at the hotel

    Yes, we do. Underground secure parking is $20 p/day, self parking. Thank you.


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    Answered on July 10, 2020
  • We are thinking of staying a few nights, do you provide a cot for a 1 year old?

    Cots for infants aged up to 2 years are complimentary.


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    Answered on March 29, 2021
  • Can 2 adults and 1 child (5years old) Stay in a club room with 2 double beds?

    Unfortunately not. The Horizon club rooms have a maximum occupancy of 2 people only, regardless of age. For a family of 3 we would recommend a One bedroom suite or even an Executive Marina view suite perhaps? Thank you


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    Asked about: Deluxe Room with Sea View Twin Room • Answered on September 14, 2021
  • Hello, Looking at Executive Suite or one-bedroom suite, is there a charge for a roll away bed for a 5 year old? Does this include access to the club

    No charge for a rollaway bed, these room categories do have VIP Lounge access included (please be aware that the Lounge may be closed at times due to the pandemic restrictions though). Feel free to contact property to check for your specific date


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    Answered on September 14, 2021
  • Can we invite a friend to come for breakfast in the restaurant?

    Yes this is not a problem at all. Our Breakfast price is $35 per person.


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    Answered on August 10, 2021
  • My partner and I land in cairns very early in the morning at approximately 6am. Is early check in possible or is there somewhere to put our luggage?

    Thanks for your message. Early check in is subject to availability, so when you arrive our team at reception will be able to let you know if it is possible to access your room early. We can store your luggage while you wait and explore the surrounds. Kind regards, Helena - Marketing Manager


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    Answered on February 12, 2020
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Cairns Marlin Marina
    0.1 miles
  • Cairns Esplanade Lagoon
    0.1 miles
  • Reef and Rainforest Research Centre
    0.1 miles
  • Cairns Regional Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns Night Markets
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns City Library
    0.3 miles
  • The Cairns Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Cairns Esplanade
    0.3 miles
  • Martin College
    0.3 miles
  • Cairns Rainforest Dome
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • The Center of Contemporary Arts
    0.4 miles
  • Cairns Family Court
    0.4 miles
  • Rusty's Markets
    0.4 miles
  • The Cairns Civic Theater
    0.6 miles
  • Cairns Station
    0.7 miles
  • Cairns Base Hospital
    0.9 miles
  • Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens
    2.5 miles
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway
    7.5 miles
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    7.7 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Great Barrier Reef
    28 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Holloways Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cairns Airport
    3.4 miles
How to get to Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns from Cairns Airport
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