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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Cairns hotel in Cairns CBD with restaurant


This family-friendly Cairns hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of The Cultural Place, Cairns Rainforest Dome, and ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a spa tub, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 101 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests will also find balconies, minibars, and room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Rydges Plaza Cairns features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Rydges Plaza Cairns has designated areas for smoking.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 101 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Hair salon 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Garden 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Conference center 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Laundry facilities 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 9:30 AM.

Lilo Wet Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 27.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 10 per day
  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per night
  • In-room safe fee: AUD 3.30 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

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

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