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Cairns location

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Cairns is located in Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Most popular hotels in Cairns

Mercure Hotel Harbourside Cairns photo

Mercure Hotel Harbourside Cairns ****

Located on the Cairns Esplanade, an area of relaxation winning Harborside The Mercure Hotel is a comfortable 4-star hotel. It is both close to the airport and vibrant city center. Number of rooms: 173.

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Inn Cairns ****

This hotel offers spacious, comfortable self-catering apartments with a balcony. The apartments are located in the heart of the business and shopping district of Cairns. Both business travelers and tourists will enjoy this vibrant city. Number of rooms: 38.

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The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa *****

The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa has won awards encourage you to discover the charms and conveniences of life in four-star resort and a half in Australia with all the services of a true international hotel. Number of rooms: 320.

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Pacific International Hotel *****

Ideally located on the picturesque Cairns Esplanade overlooking Trinity port and the commencement of the Great Barrier Reef, this hotel offers views over the sea takes your breath away from the lovely terrace room. Number of rooms: 176.

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North Cove Waterfront Suites *****

Perfectly situated on the seafront of the Cairns Esplanade, this is a suite with boutique-style, four-star hotel, which boasts architecture typical of northern Queensland. Number of rooms: 42.

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Pullman Reef Hotel Casino *****

The hotel has an ideal location, overlooking Trinity Bay and close to everything: the marina departure point for excursions to the cliffs, the Esplanade, shops and night market. Number of rooms: 128.

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Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort *****

The Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort is a quiet property in the heart of a park of two hectares of beautiful landscaped tropical gardens, which form a veritable oasis in the heart of Cairns. Number of rooms: 314.

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Figtree Lodge ***

Awarded by the Tropical North Queensland Tourism Award for the category of housing standards in 2007, the Figtree Lodge is just minutes from the business district of Cairns and the airport and is surrounded by landscaped tropical gardens. Number of rooms: 56.

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Harbour Lights Cairns - The Luxury Collection *****

Cairns most luxurious and absolute waterfront 5 star holiday apartments are conveniently located on the most sought after blue ribbon real estate, CityPort marina. Number of rooms: 40.

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Cascade Gardens

Located just minutes from the renowned Cairns Esplanade and the centre of Cairns, it is a great base to explore the beautiful city. Number of rooms: 44.

Hotels in Cairns – sortable overview

List of all hotels in Cairns. By default, Cairns hotels are sorted by class: the most luxurious hotels in Cairns are listed first. You can change the sorting order using the navigation bar above. By clicking the first (leftmost) button you can interchange the direction of sorting between ascending/descending.

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Cairns: list of all hotels

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201 Lake Street *****

The 201 Lake Sreet, genuine dream destination, enjoys a superb location in the business district in central Cairns, Queensland. Number of rooms: 53.

Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort photo

Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort *****

Set amongst 28 acres of landscaped tropical gardens, this award-wining resort features a family friendly water park, plus tennis courts and mini golf. Each accommodation unit includes cooking facilities. Number of rooms: 95.

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Cairns Luxury Apartments *****

This 5-star property offers absolute waterfront, luxury apartments just a 1-minute stroll away from Cairns Waterfront Marina. Number of rooms: 23.

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Hilton Cairns *****

The Hilton Cairns is ideally located on the waterfront, right in the heart of Cairns. The hotel overlooks Trinity Inlet, the magnificent mountain ranges and the iconic Cairns Esplanade. Number of rooms: 263.

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Holiday Inn Cairns *****

Holiday Inn Cairns is located on the Cairns Esplanade, offering ocean views from some of its spacious rooms. It features a unique rainforest atrium, a swimming pool and a gym. Number of rooms: 237.

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Jack & Newell Luxury Apartments *****

Featuring a large private balcony and free Wi-Fi, Jack & Newell Apartments are just 800 metres from Cairns Pier. The property features an outdoor pool, a fitness centre and a barbecue area. Free covered parking is available on site. Number of rooms: 9.

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Nomads Cairns Backpackers (Serpent) *****

This 4-star hostel provides great value resort-style accommodation in an ideal location, just minutes’ away from Cairns Esplanade and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. Nomads Cairns Backpackers offers a variety of shared and private rooms. Number of rooms: 85.

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Quality Hotel Sheridan Plaza *****

The 4 ½ star Quality Hotel Sheridan Plaza offers luxurious boutique style accommodation, exceptional value for money and superb facilities for the individual or group, corporate or leisure traveller. Number of rooms: 74.

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Shangri-La Hotel The Marina Cairns *****

The 5 stars Shangri-La Hotel offers luxurious accommodation with stunning views of the marina, Cairns Marlin Marina. It features an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. Number of rooms: 256.

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The Sebel Cairns *****

The Sebel Cairns, located in the heart of this large regional city, is a luxurious 5 Star hotel that captures a mood of colonial ambience with style and sophistication, beginning with the Grand Lobby. Number of rooms: 321.

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Vision Apartments *****

Vision Apartments offers fully self-contained, luxurious accommodation on the Cairns waterfront. It features 2 outdoor pools and panoramic views of the Coral Sea and mountains. Free private parking is available. Number of rooms: 65.

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Waters Edge Apartment Cairns *****

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. Number of rooms: 20.

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181 The Esplanade ****

This award-winning hotel boasts modern accommodation with spacious balconies offering panoramic views of Trinity Bay. It also features a large lagoon with a variety of exotic fish. Number of rooms: 24.

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All Seasons Cairns ****

All Seasons Cairns is a refurbished hotel with 75 guest rooms, licensed restaurant and bar, 2 conference rooms and a swimming pool in a tropical resort-style setting. Number of rooms: 74.

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All Seasons Cairns Colonial Club ****

Cairns Colonial Club Resort offers affordable accommodation, 10 minutes’ drive from the city centre and Cairns Airport. It features 3 lagoon-style pools, and a man-made beach. Cairns Colonial is set on 11 acres of award-winning tropical gardens. Number of rooms: 345.

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Aspect Central ****

Aspect Central is ideally located just 800 metres north of the Cairns CBD. It has a restaurant, bar and outdoor swimming pool. Number of rooms: 33.

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Australis Cairns Beach Resort ****

Cairns Beach Resort at Holloways Beach in Cairns has an amazing beach front location, yet it is close to the city. The 4-star apartments are set amidst beautiful and lush tropically landscaped gardens. Number of rooms: 73.

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Bay Village Tropical Retreat & Apartments ****

This boutique hotel is in the hands of a family and is surrounded by more than 0.4 hectares of lush tropical gardens in the heart of Cairns. You'll enjoy an exquisite location and comfort with a personal touch. Number of rooms: 90.

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Best Western Central Plaza Apartments ****

Situated near Cairns city centre, Best Western Central Plaza Apartments offer affordable accommodations alongside modern comforts such as a pool and jacuzzi. It is 3 km from the airport. Number of rooms: 33.

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Best Western Plus Cairns Central Apartments ****

Cairns Central Plaza is a brand new luxuriously appointed Studio, 1 and 2 bedroom 4.5 STAR apartment hotel with a casual restaurant and coffee shop. All apartments have sweeping views of the ocean and emerald green hinterland. Number of rooms: 84.

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