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Top Rated Cairns Hotels

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
5.0 out of 5.0 Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$107
4.1/5 (62 reviews)

Excellent... will recommend... Great location.....

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Parking is available for AUD 20.00 per day (AUD 25.00 per day ...
Rydges Plaza Cairns
Rydges Plaza Cairns
4.0 out of 5.0 Corner Grafton And Spence Streets, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$65
3.4/5 (7 reviews)

Very friendly staff. Close to shopping and restaurants

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2017
At Rydges Plaza Cairns, guests have access to an outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is offered for AUD 10 per day. ...
Pacific Hotel Cairns
Pacific Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5.0 Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$82
4.2/5 (14 reviews)

Great location, helpful staff, comfortable room. Would stay here again.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020
Guests of Pacific Hotel Cairns enjoy features like an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a computer station. Self parking is available for AUD 10.00 ...
Hilton Cairns
Hilton Cairns
5.0 out of 5.0 34 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$88
4.1/5 (34 reviews)

Like the location. Didn’t like the pool was closed

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019
Guests of Hilton Cairns have access to an outdoor pool, a 24-hour health club, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking is offered for AUD 20 per day. The ...
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5.0 122 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$92
3.7/5 (14 reviews)

Sparkling clean facilitues and helpful staff. The pool is huge and fantastic.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Self parking is available for AUD 10 per night. The front desk ...
Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort
5.0 out of 5.0 131-141 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$129
5.0/5 (4 reviews)

Very nice and beautiful hotel! Chill atmosphere and the crew is very friendly. The breakfast is also a full breakfast with everything you need. We had a amazing stay, thanks 😇

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019
Built in 2018, the brand new Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort offers an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking ...
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5.0 121-123 The Esplanade & Florence St, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$82
4.5/5 (14 reviews)

Staff, accommodation & location are FANTASTIC... waterfront proximity was ideal. Only small issue was the hot tub temperature, which wasn't "hot" by my standard, but perhaps I'm non-typical in my expectation(s), in that my Jacuzzi at home is set at 102F or 39C. Not a big deal compared to everything ...

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Self parking is available for AUD 10 per night. ...
Mantra Trilogy
Mantra Trilogy
4.5 out of 5.0 101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
$85
2.6/5 (5 reviews)

As their name suggests, the property is made up of three towers. My room had a weird anteroom that required a keycard to access before accessing my room.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019
Mantra Trilogy features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Free parking is available if you drive. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help ...
Pullman Cairns International
Pullman Cairns International
5.0 out of 5.0 17 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
Free Cancellation
$103
4.4/5 (19 reviews)

Great front desk help and service. Daniel at the front desk was extremely helpful and made our stay there very comfortable. Travel excursion desk personnel were very knowledgeable

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2020
At Pullman Cairns International, guests enjoy a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Valet parking is offered for AUD 22.00 per day. ...

Luxury Hotels in Cairns

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Finding a Hotel in Cairns


So you're kicking around the idea of a vacation to Cairns? If you want a place to hang your hat that's located near some well-known Cairns attractions such as Cairns Esplanade, Cairns Central Shopping Centre, and Cairns Night Markets, just go to Orbitz, choose your travel dates, and voilà! Look through the list of hotels and other accommodations to find those that are close to what you want to see while you're visiting.


Whether you want to find a guesthouse or a cheap hotel, Cairns has 87 places you can stay including:

  • 23 hotels
  • 35 apartments
  • 15 hostels
  • 5 motels

We make it easy to find a convenient flight to Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), which is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city center. Find the perfect flight in a flash by using the filters on our site to narrow down your search.


Accommodations in Cairns


To get lodging that has all the perks you want when you travel, use Orbitz to get your must-have amenities whether that's a swimming pool, free parking, or a kitchen.

If you want a quick bite before heading out and about to explore your surroundings, think about one of these Cairns properties, recommended by guests for their free breakfast:

  • Hides Hotel Cairns
  • The Hotel Cairns
  • Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Go swimming when you stay at one of these Cairns properties, liked for their pools.

  • Pullman Cairns International
  • Villa Vaucluse Apartments of Cairns
  • Cairns Harbour Lights

If airport transport is a must when you travel, these are the top Cairns properties that provide a free shuttle to and from the airport:

  • Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
  • Waterfront Backpackers - Hostel
  • Njoy! Travellers Resort - Hostel

What's the Weather Like in Cairns?


If you need to know whether to pack a jacket or sunscreen for your holiday in Cairns, the below weather information may be useful. Cairns is typically warmest in January and December, while it’s usually the chilliest in July and August. The rainiest months are March and February, while the driest months are normally July and August. Here's an overview of seasonal temps and rainfall so you're completely prepared for everything Mother Nature can deliver:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 89°F and 72°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 85°F and 63°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 84°F and 62°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 89°F and 67°F at night
  • Annual average rainfall: 81.65 inches

Things to See and Do in Cairns


Enjoy the natural setting of family-friendly Cairns and experience the beaches and coral reefs. Take in these notable tourist attractions during your trip:

  • Cairns Esplanade
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre
  • Cairns Night Markets
  • Esplanade Lagoon
  • Reef Fleet Terminal
  • Cairns Marlin Marina

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