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Accommodation at Cairns' Beaches

If you're visiting Cairns why wouldn't you want views of palm lined, sun soaked beaches and clear blue waters? Cairns beach accommodation offers guests that freedom to enjoy Cairns' beautiful beach breezes and the opportunity to take a few steps from their room to the golden sands.

There is around 30 kilometres of beaches that stretch around Cairns with small townships residing near the main beaches, here you'll find a range of accommodation options. Look out to the Great Barrier Reef and enjoy the warm, calm waters of the Coral Sea. It's the perfect place for a family holiday as the shores are full of family friendly things to do.

It's also a great choice for couples as they can enjoy a romantic stroll at sunset.

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Mercure Harbourside Cairns Hotel

Mercure Harbourside Cairns Hotel

More InfoPrice: $114 to $177 AUD
209-217 The Esplanade

Located on The Esplanade, Mercure Cairns offers rooms with stunning views of Trinity Bay or the surrounding mountains. It features a spa pool and a palm-fringed swimming pool. Mercure Hotel Harbourside Cairns is 10 minutes’ walk from the Tobruk Memorial Gardens. Cairns Convention Centre and Cairns International Airport are each a 10-minute drive away. All air-conditioned rooms at the Mercure Hotel Cairns include a work desk and a private balcony. Each room has a TV, a minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests can enjoy the sun on the terrace, or indulge in an in-room massage. The Mercure also offers a 24-hour reception and a free hourly shuttle to the Cairns city centre. Teshi’s Restaurant features a poolside terrace, and serves contemporary cuisine with Asian influences. Overlooking Trinity Bay, Blue Mango Bar offers an extensive list of wines, beers and cocktails.

 

Inn Cairns

Inn Cairns

More InfoPrice: $135 to $135 AUD
71 Lake Street

Inn Cairns offers spacious, self-contained apartments with private balcony in the centre of Cairns. The rooftop terrace garden provides views of the Great Barrier Reef islands. Apartments at Inn Cairns Hotel are air-conditioned with cable TV, kitchen and laundry facilities. Wi-Fi internet access is also available. The complex has a landscaped pool area, barbeque and gazebo. Secure undercover parking is free. Antonio’s Bistro on the ground floor provides a convenient dining option. Inn Cairns is 5 minutes’ walk from the restaurants and bars along the Esplanade. Inn Cairns is 15 minutes’ drive from Cairns Airport. Marlin Jetty and Reef Fleet Terminals are a 10-minute walk away. Buses run from in front of the complex to Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation and Mission Beach.

 

The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa

The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa

More InfoPrice: $195 to $300 AUD
2 Greenslopes Street

This luxury resort offers spacious modern apartments set amongst lush tropical gardens. Each air-conditioned apartment at Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa features a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and cable TV. The spacious living and dining areas open onto a private balcony. Facilities include 4 luxurious swimming pools, plus a fitness centre, sauna and tennis courts. The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa is located next to the Cairns Botanical Gardens. Cairns city centre is only 4 minutes' away via the resort shuttle bus, which runs regularly during the day.

 

Pacific Hotel Cairns

Pacific Hotel Cairns

More InfoPrice: $129 to $265 AUD
43 The Esplanade

Ideally located on the picturesque Cairns Esplanade overlooking Trinity Harbour and the departure point to the Great Barrier Reef, this hotel offers captivating sea views from the beautifully-appointed room terraces. Within easy walking distance of the hotel are the main shopping precinct, Reef casino, restaurant area and the new resort style Esplanade with waterside boardwalks, art galleries and cinemas. The Esplanade has recently been transformed to feature a 4000sqm saltwater swimming lagoon and sandy beach, Sound Shell and an extensive cultural boardwalk along the foreshore. The hotel offers the perfect retreat after a day spent exploring the Tropical North on one of the tours that leaves from near the hotel. These tours include cruises to the Great Barrier Reef and trips to the World Heritage Rainforest on the unique SkyRail service.

 

North Cove Waterfront Suites

North Cove Waterfront Suites

More InfoPrice: $190 to $385 AUD
275-277 Esplanade

Ideally situated on the waterfront of the Cairns Esplanade, this 4-star boutique property has a quiet location close to Cairns city centre with its restaurants, shops and casino. The suites are tastefully furnished and have full-size gourmet kitchens and private laundry facilities with dryer and washing machine (except studio). In addition to the listed amenities, internet access is available in all rooms. You can relax at the large poolside area, set in a tropical garden area. There are 2 separate barbecue areas and a free-form salt water pool, which has its own attached spa.

 

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

More InfoPrice: $249 to $334 AUD
35-41 Wharf Street

Featuring elegant rooms with a spa bath and a balcony overlooking Cairns or Trinity Inlet, Pullman Reef Hotel is only 250 metres from Cairns Esplanade. It features a casino and 4 bars with live music. The modern air-conditioned rooms have flat-screen cable TV and a tea and coffee maker. Each room has a large bathroom with luxury Roger & Gallet toiletries. Cairns Wildlife Dome, with koalas, wallabies and crocodiles, is located in the hotel complex. Pullman Reef Hotel Casino is 5 minutes’ walk from Cairns Convention Centre, and 15 minutes’ drive from Cairns Airport. Pullman Reef Hotel features a rooftop swimming pool, spa pool and sauna. The tour desk can arrange activities such as diving and snorkelling, and day trips to the Great Barrier Reef. The award-winning Tamarind Restaurant features Thai-inspired fusion cuisine. Flinders Bar & Grill offers light meals in a casual setting, while Café China serves authentic Chinese food.

 

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

More InfoPrice: $134 to $259 AUD
122 Lake Street

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. The hotel is a short walk from the Esplanade, Cairns city centre and the Reef Casino. Relaxed and laid back, the Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort provides easy access to the many attractions of the region such as the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. All air-conditioned rooms feature a private balcony, broadband internet and a flat-screen TV. They also offer a minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests enjoy a range of leisure facilities including a fitness centre, Kapla Kids' Corner and a BBQ area. The hotel also offers an onsite hairdresser and day spa.

 

Bay Village Tropical Retreat & Apartments

Bay Village Tropical Retreat & Apartments

More InfoPrice: $120 to $290 AUD
Corner of Lake & Gatton Streets

Bay Village Tropical Retreat is located just 3 minutes’ walk from the Cairns Esplanade and 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre. It features an outdoor swimming pool and 5 hours of free Wi-Fi per stay. Rooms are nestled amongst tropical lush gardens. Each features a private bathroom and TV. Some rooms offer self-catering facilities and private balconies. The Bayleaf Balinese Restaurant and Bar serves sumptuous cuisine throughout the day. For casual al fresco dining, there are barbecue facilities. Cairns Airport is situated just 10 minutes’ drive from the Bay Village Retreat.

 

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments

More InfoPrice: $115 to $290 AUD
3-11 Water Street

These luxury holiday apartments in Cairns city centre feature 3 swimming pools, a fitness centre and a landscaped BBQ area. All accommodation includes cooking facilities and satellite TV. Southern Cross Atrium Apartments are just 10 minutes’ walk from the restaurants and bars on the Cairns Esplanade. The railway station and Cairns Central Shopping Complex are only 100 metres away. All apartments are fully air-conditioned and feature modern interior design with European appliances. Each has a private bathroom and a spacious private timber balcony. Southern Cross Atrium Cairns are designed to reflect the tropical lifestyle, with the apartments surrounding the outdoor recreation area. Cairns Convention Centre is only a 15-minute walk away.

 

Koala Court Holiday Apartments

Koala Court Holiday Apartments

More InfoPrice: $110 to $230 AUD
147-155 McLeod Street

Featuring a private balcony, free Wi-Fi and free covered parking, Koala Court Apartments are only 15 minutes’ walk from the Cairns Esplanade waterfront. The property offers a swimming pool and spa pool set in tropical gardens. Koala Court Holiday Apartments are only 20 minutes’ walk from Cairns City Centre. Cairns Wildlife Dome and Cairns Airport are each a 10-minute drive away. All air-conditioned apartments have a laundry and a kitchen with a microwave and refrigerator. Each apartment has a spacious seating area with satellite TV and a DVD player. The Koala Court tour desk can book trips to the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest and Green Island. Guests can enjoy a meal in the barbecue area, or work out in the fitness centre next to the property.

 

Waters Edge Apartment Cairns

Waters Edge Apartment Cairns

More InfoPrice: $280 to $435 AUD
155 Esplanade

Waters Edge Apartments offer luxury, spacious, self-catering accommodation on the seafront of Cairns, a vibrant, tropical city with a relaxed atmosphere and easy access to the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy stylish living in the minimalist Waters Edge Apartment Cairns. Each apartment offers home comforts, including 2 bathrooms (one with spa bath), full laundry and ironing facilities, and security intercom. The modern audio-visual equipment and Wi-Fi connection complete the picture. A fully equipped kitchen with granite and stainless steel fittings allows you to prepare your own meals. You can enjoy them on your large balcony with ocean views, or your private pool terrace. Alternatively, you can stroll down the Esplanade Boardwalk and try one of the restaurants specialising in seafood and authentic Australian cuisine. Whether your idea of a perfect holiday is soaking up the sun, combining retail therapy with great nightlife, or being active with water sports, you can experience it in Cairns. A swimming lagoon with barbecue areas, designed in the shape of Queensland, is the latest hit attraction. From here you can get to the Great Barrier Reef in less than 1 hour by boat or explore the World Heritage Daintree Rainforest.

 

Waterfront Terraces

Waterfront Terraces

More InfoPrice: $145 to $289 AUD
Waterfront Terraces 233 The Esplanade

Waterfront Terraces Luxury Holiday Apartments offers comfortable accommodation in a unique position on Cairns Esplanade. Waterfront Terraces is a Queenslander style building that provides fully self-contained apartments overlooking Trinity Inlet and the parkland foreshore of Cairns Harbour. Guests are surrounded in stunning landscaped tropical gardens and within easy walking distance to the Cairns CBD., and close to major Cairns attractions of the Great Barrier Reef, Cape Tribulation and the Daintree National Parks.

 

Australis Cairns Beach Resort

Australis Cairns Beach Resort

More InfoPrice: $215 to $260 AUD
129 Oleander Street, Holloways Beach

Just 50 metres from Holloway Beach, Australis Cairns Beach Resort offers 4-star apartments set amidst tropical, landscaped gardens. The apartments have a private balcony with either garden or ocean views. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities. Enjoy the BBQ facilities and relax in the landscaped pool area. A tour desk is also available to assist with local attraction bookings. There is a variety of cafes, restaurants and shopping facilities within walking distance of Cairns Beach Resort.

 

201 Lake Street

201 Lake Street

More InfoPrice: $205 to $390 AUD
201 Lake Street

Ideally located in the central business district of Cairns, Queensland, this dream destination is situated just off the Esplanade, only a short stroll from the main Cairns shopping precinct. Relax around the pool, or enjoy a refreshing swim. When ready to go out, ask at the tour desk for advice. Return with an appetite, and have fun with the barbecue facilities. 201 is beautifully landscaped with palms and tropical plants. This is a 6-storey, 4.5 star, air-conditioned building. It contains contemporary 1 and 2-bedroom apartments that strike a perfect balance between comfort and style. Each 201 residence is spacious and offers modern décor with stylish fittings.

 

Rydges Plaza Cairns

Rydges Plaza Cairns

More InfoPrice: $110 to $182 AUD
Cnr Spence & Grafton Streets

Located in the heart of the central business district, Rydges Plaza Cairns is a 5-minute walk from the Convention Centre, Reef Casino, reef departure terminals, Esplanade Lagoon and Promenade. Cairns Rydges Plaza boasts spacious rooms and panoramic views, with stylish facilities including Rydges Dream Beds & LCD TV's. Enthusiastic, committed staff compliment the interiors, and will make your stay at Rydges Plaza Cairns a truly memorable experience. Energize at the fitness centre. Rejuvenate at the sauna, or while relaxing on the garden terrace. For a more active time, go canoeing or horse riding. Before going out, ask at the tour desk for advice. Make your own unique tour of the area with a rented bicycle or car. Return to delicious restaurant food and a favourite drink at the bar. Lilo Bar and Restaurant serves a delicious selection of foods for breakfast from our hot and continental buffet, along with modern Australian cuisine with a twist for dinner. It also offers outdoor seating to enjoy the tropical climate.

 

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