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Pullman Reef Hotel Casino
5 out of 5
35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $159 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
0.45 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)

"Excellenct location, great staff, excellent rooms"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 26, 2020

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5
122 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $140 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
0.43 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (99 reviews)

"Fantastic hotel right in the heart of everything. Staff were friendly and very courteous. Would definitely stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 22, 2020

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is CA $194 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
22.8 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (846 reviews)

"Peppers is in a beautiful setting with a very relaxed atmosphere All the staff were helpful and polite A negative would be the number of stairs we had to climb to get to our room as I am in my mid seventies and my partner is eighty one I guess climbing was fine but then we had to get our luggage ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
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Hilton Cairns
5 out of 5
34 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $136 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
0.46 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"Very nice breakfast and large pool, but the wood decking around the pool is very hot to walk on"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2020

Hilton Cairns
Mantra Esplanade
4 out of 5
53-57 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
The price is CA $136 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
0.29 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"Room needed to refurbish The Spa didn't work for the Entire Week that wee where there the Gym was close"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

Mantra Esplanade
Mantra Amphora
4.5 out of 5
49-63 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is CA $117 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
22.31 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (727 reviews)

"Wonderfil place to stay, rooms are large with full kitchens. Grest swimming pool and lounging areas"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 22, 2020

Mantra Amphora
Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort
3.5 out of 5
23-51 Anderson Road, Woree, QLD
The price is CA $121 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
6.09 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (490 reviews)

"Room nice and tidy perfect for families the kids loved the whole park lovely atmosphere With everything kiosk is perfect and very convenient all meals we purchased were lovely and cheap"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 24, 2020

Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort
Sea Change Beachfront Apartments
5 out of 5
31-35 Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach, QLD
The price is CA $306 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
16.84 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (937 reviews)

"Amazing Sea views, self contained style apartments & walk across the road & you are on the beach."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 3, 2020

Sea Change Beachfront Apartments
Oaks Cairns Hotel
59-63 Cairns Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $121 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
0.26 km from city centre
Oaks Cairns Hotel
201 Lake Street Apartments
4.5 out of 5
201 Lake Street, Cairns North, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $206 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
0.98 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (540 reviews)

"Proximity to centre of Cairns was just right. Comfortably set out and well furnished. Kitchen well stocked. Aircon unit was very noisy so we relied on open windows and doors to veranda, which let in a surprising amount of street noise despite being on 5th floor. Possibly the metal louvers on verandah ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

201 Lake Street Apartments
Cairns Colonial Club Resort
4 out of 5
18-26 Cannon Street, Manunda, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $77 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.17 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (987 reviews)

"Is clean and easy to access.The staff were polite and helpful. The biggest problem was the hotel WiFi signal was not strong enough to access from inside our room."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 10, 2020

Cairns Colonial Club Resort
Blue Lagoon Resort
4.5 out of 5
22 - 26 Trinity Beach Road, Trinity Beach, QLD
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17.21 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (936 reviews)

"I found they had no shade around the pool making it hard to swim during the day."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2020

Blue Lagoon Resort
Park Regis City Quays
4 out of 5
6 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $102 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
0.49 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (783 reviews)

"Hallways smelt a bit musty but otherwise overall was a good stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

Park Regis City Quays
Cairns Queens Court
3.5 out of 5
167-173 Sheridan St, Cairns North, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $68 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
1.08 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (948 reviews)

"Location and environment was excellent - close to city"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 13, 2020

Cairns Queens Court
Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
5 out of 5
1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $265 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
22.2 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (432 reviews)

"Perfect location, facilities, staff and really clean."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 7, 2020

Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore
Cairns Plaza Hotel
3.5 out of 5
145 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $91 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
0.82 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (979 reviews)

"Our room had great views of the ocean and was close to many restaurants and within walking distance of grocery stores and the Cairns Aquarium. All staff were great!! Wonderful stay, would do it again!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Cairns Plaza Hotel
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
4 out of 5
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $110 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.05 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (972 reviews)

"Fantastic ocean views, ease of check in and helpful staff. Very comfy bed and a good size room"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 31, 2020

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
5 out of 5
131-141 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $198 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
0.69 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (528 reviews)

"A beautiful hotel with wonderful staff exceeding expectations"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 20, 2020

Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
Pullman Cairns International
5 out of 5
17 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $140 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
0.48 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (986 reviews)

"Clean, Quiet, Central with AMAZING facilities and close to everything; especially the Marina which was always lovely to go and have an early morning coffee and get on an early boat tour!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2020

Pullman Cairns International
Cairns Sunland Leisure Park
4 out of 5
49-61 Little Pease Street, Manoora, QLD
The price is CA $49 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
3.78 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (1,140 reviews)

"Quiet, friendly, very welcoming value for money ķkkķ"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 9, 2020

Cairns Sunland Leisure Park
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Cairns Hotel Guide

Cairns offers travelers a generous assortment of first-rate accommodation possibilities. You'll find 112 short- and long-stay options within 0.1 kilometres (0.06 miles) of downtown Cairns in Expedia's handy accommodation section.

Among the most centrally located lodgings of downtown Cairns are the Waters Edge Apartments Cairns and Vision Apartments.

If you are booking a trip to Cairns to spend time at the Esplanade Lagoon, the Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and the Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens, why don't you book a hotel nearby? Places to stay that are close to the Esplanade Lagoon include the Edge Apartments Cairns and the Piermonde Apartments - Cairns. While the Edge Apartments Cairns is 2 kilometres (1 mile) from the Esplanade Lagoon, the Piermonde Apartments - Cairns is 2 kilometres (1 mile) away. The 181 The Esplanade is located 3 kilometres (2 miles) from from the Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. The Coral Towers is also located easy walking distance. And the The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa and the Getaway On Grafton are close to the Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens. It's just 0.7 kilometres (0.4 miles) to the The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa and 3 kilometres (2 miles) to the Getaway On Grafton.

If you're traveling on a tight budget, you'll be delighted to discover that there's a reasonable selection of mid-to-low-budget rooms and apartments in the vicinity of Cairns. 0.1 kilometres (0.1 miles) from Cairns' downtown area is where you'll find the Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments. The Park Regis City Quays is only 0.5 kilometres (0.3 miles) away. The Rydges Plaza Cairns and the The Hotel Cairns are some other affordable places that you could consider.

The Green Island Resort is 30 kilometres (17 miles) from the center of Cairns. Another option is the Island Views, which is positioned 20 kilometres (14 miles) away. The Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore and the Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove are two other recommended Expedia-listed accommodation options in Cairns.

Looking for more to do? Consider spending a day or two visiting Australian Armour and Artillery Museum and Cairns Cable Ski, which you'll find in Smithfield, 14 kilometres (9 miles) to the northwest of Cairns. If you'd like to visit Smithfield, check Expedia's booking pages for the latest deals at the Vue Apartments Trinity Beach and Bellevue At Trinity Beach. Or stay in Palm Cove, 20 kilometres (14 miles) to the northwest of Cairns, where you can choose from the Sanctuary Palm Cove and Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa. The Cairns Tropical Zoo and Palm Cove Beach are just a couple of the more popular sites to see when visiting Palm Cove.

Situated 6 kilometres (3 miles) from Cairns is Cairns International Airport. Stay nearby at Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina or Tropic Towers Apartments.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Cairns?
Sanctuary Palm Cove is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 2-minute walk from Palm Cove Beach. Other favorite options based on traveler reviews include Travellers Oasis - Hostel and Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cairns, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best options available in Cairns.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Cairns?
Based on reviews, Cairns Sunland Leisure Park is a popular property for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Aspect Central and Hides Hotel Cairns.
What's the best accommodation for families in Cairns?
Cairns Plaza Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options to stay with the kids include Cairns Sunland Leisure Park and Blue Lagoon Resort. Attractions like Sugarworld Waterpark and Esplanade Lagoon are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Cairns?
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove is a favorite 5-star resort for couples, and features bathrobes and a full-service spa. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Pullman Reef Hotel Casino and Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Cairns?
Driftaway Holiday Villas is a top apartment for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and in-room kitchens for its human guests. Sarayi Boutique Hotel is another good option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Cairns?
Blue Lagoon Resort is a top 4.5-star beach hotel offering 2 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants, located within a short 4-minute walk of Trinity Beach. Other good options to stay near the beach include Sea Change Beachfront Apartments and Trinity Beach Club Holiday Apartments.
What are some accommodations with pools in Cairns?
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort is a popular 4.5-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a swim-up bar. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Palm Royale Cairns and Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove.

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