Top 10 Hotels in Cairns and Northern Beaches

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Pullman Cairns International
Pullman Cairns International

17 Abbott Street, Cairns 4870

5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (2,573 reviews)

A one-block walk from the Esplanade and from the departure terminal for the Barrier Reef, the hotel is also less than five …

$169
Hilton Cairns
Hilton Cairns

34 Esplanade, Cairns 4870

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,479 reviews)

Overlooking Trinity Inlet in the heart of Cairns, this hotel is a few minutes' walk to city center shopping. Cairns Airport …

$166
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

Pierpoint Road, Cairns 4870

5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2,128 reviews)

With its location directly on Marlin Marina, above Pier Shopping Complex, and next to the Esplanade, this hotel is within 1 …

$256
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns 04870

2.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (189 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cairns, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from The Cultural Place and within 3 mi (5 km) of Centenary …

$83
Pacific Hotel Cairns
Pacific Hotel Cairns

Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns 4870

4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,271 reviews)

Located adjacent to the Esplanade lagoon in the city center of Cairns, this hotel is near shopping, The Reef Hotel Casino …

$112
Mantra Trilogy
Mantra Trilogy

101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns 4870

4.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (917 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Cairns hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Cairns Esplanade, Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens, and Mount …

$142
Rydges Tradewinds Cairns
Rydges Tradewinds Cairns

137 The Esplanade, Cairns 4870

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,848 reviews)

This seaside hotel is steps from Cairns Esplanade and the beach. Cairns Civic Theatre is 4 blocks away and Cairns …

$141
Hides Hotel Cairns
Hides Hotel Cairns

87 Lake Street, Cairns 4870

3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,054 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cairns, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from The Cultural Place and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Centenary …

$59
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

122 Lake St, Cairns 4870

4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (2,389 reviews)

This family-friendly Cairns hotel is located near the beach, steps from Jute Theatre, Center of Contemporary Arts, and Kick …

$130
Mantra Esplanade
Mantra Esplanade

53-57 The Esplanade, Cairns 4870

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (923 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cairns, this aparthotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Cairns Regional Gallery and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from …

$135

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Whether you want to snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef, white water raft down the Barron River, or ride the Kuranda Skyrail through a rainforest, Cairns is the holiday destination of a lifetime. The gateway to some of the best Queensland has to offer, this northern Australia city also has plenty of local shops, produce markets, and Aboriginal culture. Cairns has something for both relaxed and adventure travelers. Visit this lively city with family, friends, or alone—you won’t be disappointed.

Hotels and Accommodation in Cairns

Cairns accommodation span the needs of all travelers. Whether you want a budget hotel by the beach or are looking to indulge in a Cairns 5-star accommodation, the city has a room to fit your needs check list. Book Cairns hotels right here on Expedia.com today, where our passion for travel means we always find the best hotel deals at the top accommodation.

Travel Basics

Getting to Cairns by air is easy thanks to the Cairns Airport (CNS), which is the gateway to Northern Queensland and the Cairns metropolitan area. Once you’re in the city, the Sunbus runs regular public transportation service in and around Cairns. You can also make use of taxi service, or rent a car hire right here on Expedia.com to enjoy more scheduling freedom on your holiday. For a more eco-friendly option, hire a bicycle from a local vendor.

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From reef to rainforest, Cairns makes a dreamy getaway for any type of traveler. Book your Cairns holiday packages right here on Expedia.com, where our travel experts have chased down the best deals just for explorers like you. Guarantee that your holiday is comfortable by booking your hotel from among the best accommodation in Cairns. Your next trip to northeast Queensland starts right here on Expedia!