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Pacific Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5
Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,645 per night
0.36 km from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"Good value for money, good location within a short walk to all restaurants and places of interest."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Pacific Hotel Cairns
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
5 out of 5
Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
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The price is ¥14,918 per night
0.48 km from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (987 reviews)

"Everything about the room was great. Buffet breakfast was not on due to COVID which is understandable. However, the breakfast menu was a little sparse and over complicated. You could only order 1 of 6 things and didn’t have the option to just have cereal, toast and fruit. I don’t love a heavy breakfast. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
4 out of 5
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD
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The price is ¥12,073 per night
1.05 km from city center
4/5Very Good! (985 reviews)

"Room was spotless! View over sea gorgeous and sunrise each morning was spectacular. Beautiful large pool. Breakfast exceeded our expectations. Would definitely stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is ¥14,432 per night
22.8 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (832 reviews)

"Great Rooms, cleaned daily, staff friendly & helpful. Needed a late checkout, staff were able to assist & the extra rate was very reasonable😁 The pools are great, love the beach pool & swim up bar!!🍹🍹🍸Definitely a great place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
5 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥13,676 per night
22.18 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (687 reviews)

"Thoroughly enjoyed my stay, room location, food, notable staff - max on front desk and the breakfast crew in the restaurant."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
5 out of 5
131-141 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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The price is ¥16,583 per night
0.69 km from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (504 reviews)

"Friendly welcoming staff. But room sadly was average. Air con was not working properly. Light buttons etc not clear at all. Rain shower had no pressure. Queen bed made up of 2 mattresses."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights
4 out of 5
1 Marlin Parade, Cairns, QLD
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The price is ¥9,992 per night
0.46 km from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"The position was really good, close to casino, cafes, lagoon and the prawn star for delicious seafood."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights
Mantra Esplanade
4 out of 5
53-57 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
The price is ¥11,379 per night
0.29 km from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"Stayed one night here, found the check in staff very friendly and helpful, room was comfortable with a great view,"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Mantra Esplanade
Mantra Trilogy
4.5 out of 5
101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
The price is ¥9,575 per night
0.46 km from city center
3.6/5Good! (993 reviews)

"Great location, facilities and friendly helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Mantra Trilogy
Pullman Cairns International
5 out of 5
17 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥12,647 per night
0.48 km from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Amazing location and hospitality accompanied by best views.."…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

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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 Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort and Travellers Oasis - Hostel.
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.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cairns?
For additional details about updating your trip to Cairns or cancelling it, click here.
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.
Where is the best place to stay in Cairns Central Business District?
With 71 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for as you plan your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Pullman Cairns International is the highest ranked property in Cairns Central Business District. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It is located a short 5-minute walk from Cairns Convention Centre. Other favorite options in the area include Il Palazzo Boutique Apartment Hotel and Pullman Reef Hotel Casino.
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 Blue Lagoon Resort and Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove. 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 Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa.
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.
Where is the best place to stay near Cairns Esplanade?
Adjacent to Cairns Esplanade, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good choices within a short distance include Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina and Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns.
What about the best place to stay close to Cairns Central Shopping Centre?
One of the top choices for your stay is Rydges Plaza Cairns, located next to Cairns Central Shopping Centre, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina and Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Cairns?
Blue Lagoon Resort is a top 4.5-star beach hotel with 2 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Head to Palm Cove Beach or Clifton Beach for some quality time by the water.
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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