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Get an overview of this hotelComplete aparthotel close to city center

Suburban, accessible

At 3 km from the city center, this aparthotel is within easy access of Marlin Marina, the Esplanade, and Cairns Convention Centre; adjacent to the resort is the 3-hectare Cairns Botanical Gardens.

Recreational appeal

The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa has a lap pool and a sand-edged beach pool; a floodlit tennis court, basketball, Bocce lawn, and bicycles provide plenty of activity.

Fully equipped apartments

Indoor living extends to the outdoors as all guest apartments offer furnished balconies; all apartments have separate living, and fully equipped kitchens with European-designed appliances.

The Lakes Cairns Resort & Spa

Cairns North QLD 4870

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

With 170 apartments across 18 buildings, The Lakes Cairns Resort and Spa is an 11-acre (4.45-hectare) complex with low-rise homestyle apartments and resort-style amenities. Two of the apartment complexes have elevator access, and the remainder are accessible by stairs. Complimentary buggy service provides transfer of guests and luggage to and from reception and the outer apartments.

The aparthotel provides a swimming pool, tennis court, and bicycle hire for active guests. A games room is also available, with table games and video games, and there is free Wifi throughout the property.

Other guest services and facilities include a concierge, desk, dry cleaning, and tour assistance. Secure guest parking, using a swipe access card, is available. A guest transit lounge at the front of the property provides complimentary tea and coffee and a TV, along with shower and toilet facilities. A resort shop is also available on site.

The aparthotel's child-friendly facilities include a playground. The playground and activities center are unsupervised and require that all children be in the company of an adult. An unsupervised games room includes air hockey, 8 ball, and driving machines.

Business services: A conference room on the first level of the Monduran building is suitable for up to 80 guests. Audiovisual equipment includes a flip chart and a data projector (surcharges). Other equipment may be available on request. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. A marquis can be set up beside the pool for events, and catering is possible. Laptop computers may be requested, and hired as required. Click on the below link for more details.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 170 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Separate living room  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Stovetop 
  • Television 
  • Weekly housekeeping provided 

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational opportunities within The Lakes Cairns Resort and Spa include three freeform pools and a fourth lap pool. A floodlit tennis court can be hired on an hourly basis, with ball fees applicable. A Bocce (lawn bowling) lawn is also available. Bicycle hire can be arranged through reception, with bikes on site.

Nearby recreational activities include walks through the Botanical Park and Centennial Lakes, adjacent to the resort. Bird watching is also recommended, as more than 130 species live in the vicinity. With the resort's proximity to Cairns city, guests can participate in other activities within 3 km, including helicopter sightseeing from Marlin Marina, and scuba diving and snorkeling tours from the city pier and wharfs. Golf is available for nonmembers at the Paradise Palms Golf course, located approximately 25 km from the hotel. The Esplanade recreational area offers a children's playground and a 3-km boardwalk, with fitness areas and workout facilities strategically placed along the walk. The hotel can assist with tours that include horse riding, sky diving, rafting, and canoeing, all within 30 km of the hotel. Tours to the Great Barrier Reef can also be arranged.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 12 and AUD 18 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 20.00/hour
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 35.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Cairns Resort
  • Lakes Cairns
  • Lakes Cairns Resort
  • Lakes Resort Cairns
  • Resort Cairns
  • Lakes Resort
  • Cairns Lakes
  • Cairns Lakes Resort

National Rating

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


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