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Southern Cross Atrium Apartments places you within 3 miles (5 km) of popular attractions like Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. This 192-room, 4-star apartment welcomes guests with 3 outdoor pools, a coffee shop/café, and free self parking. It's in central Cairns and also a short walk from Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Civic Theatre.


Continental breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM. You can sip a beverage at the coffee shop/café.


All of Southern Cross Atrium Apartments's 192 air-conditioned apartments provide balconies or patios, microwaves, and stovetops. Guests can expect to find WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Coffee makers, ceiling fans, and safes are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests staying at Southern Cross Atrium Apartments enjoy access to 3 outdoor pools, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is included with your stay. The front desk has multilingual staff that can help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills.


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Fitness center

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments

3-11 Water Street Cairns QLD 04870

Hotel Amenities

More about an apartment experience

Apartment stays allow for more space and privacy. Likely located in an urban or quieter residential area, you can live and shop like a local. Best for stays of 2 days or longer, enjoy perks like full kitchens, and space to entertain and relax with your friends and family.

Hotel Amenities

The apartment offers a coffee shop/café. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Southern Cross Atrium Apartments features 3 outdoor swimming pools and a fitness center. This Cairns apartment also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 192 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 35.00 per week )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments offers 192 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans.

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a fitness center.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM
Guests arriving outside of regular check-in hours should instruct their taxi or shuttle driver to pull up to the hotel security gate, which will open automatically. Please use the phone at reception to call the night manager who will arrange check-in.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

No elevators

This property requires a 1-night deposit for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. Deposit is payable by credit card and is due within 7 days of booking the reservation. To obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 18.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 35.00 per week (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 32.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Southern Cross Apartments
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National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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