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Top Rated Freshwater Hotels

Quiet Tropical Getaway - Home Away From Home
Quiet Tropical Getaway - Home Away From Home
Freshwater, QLD
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Guests of this vacation home enjoy features like an outdoor tennis court.
Rain-forest Apartment, Perfect for Families, Business & Sports Groups
Rain-forest Apartment, Perfect for Families, Business & Sports Groups
Freshwater, QLD
$95
At this apartment, guests have access to a garden.
Unique, Tropical Rainforest Getaway
Unique, Tropical Rainforest Getaway
3.5 out of 5.0 18-20 Megan Close, Freshwater, QLD
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Guests staying at this vacation home can enjoy an outdoor pool, a garden, and barbecue grills. If you plan to drive, free parking is available.
Unique, Tropical Rainforest Getaway
Unique, Tropical Rainforest Getaway
Freshwater, QLD
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At this vacation home, guests have access to a garden.
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 ...
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
4.0 out of 5.0 209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD
Free Cancellation
$76
4.0/5 (24 reviews)

What an excellent place to stay at a reasonable price! Loved it.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019
Guests staying at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns enjoy access to 3 outdoor pools, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is available ...
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 ...

Finding a Hotel in Freshwater


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Accommodations in Freshwater


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What's the Weather Like in Freshwater?


Debating whether you're going to need socks with your sandals while you're here? Freshwater 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 August and July. Here's a rundown of rain and seasonal temperatures so you're completely prepared for everything Mother Nature can chuck at you:


  • 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 rainfall average: 81.65 inches

Things to See and Do in Freshwater


You may want to experience the local activities when you are visiting Freshwater. Take in these notable tourist attractions during your trip:

  • Cairns Esplanade
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre
  • Palm Cove Beach
  • Cairns Night Markets
  • Esplanade Lagoon
  • Cairns Marlin Marina

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