Top Rated Hotels in Cairns and Northern Beaches

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Hilton Cairns
Hilton Cairns

34 Esplanade, Cairns 4870

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,510 reviews)

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

$203
avg/night
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 (2,210 reviews)

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

$217
avg/night
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 (204 reviews)

Located in Cairns Central Business District, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from The Cairns Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of …

$88
avg/night
Pacific Hotel Cairns
Pacific Hotel Cairns

Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns 4870

4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,344 reviews)

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

$135
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Mantra Trilogy
Mantra Trilogy

101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns 4870

4.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (956 reviews)

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

$115
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Rydges Tradewinds Cairns
Rydges Tradewinds Cairns

137 The Esplanade, Cairns 4870

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,965 reviews)

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

$89
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Hides Hotel Cairns
Hides Hotel Cairns

87 Lake Street, Cairns 4870

3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (1,084 reviews)

Located in Cairns Central Business District, this hotel is 0 mi (0 km) from The Cairns Museum and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from …

$54
avg/night
Il Palazzo Boutique Apartment Hotel
Il Palazzo Boutique Apartment Hotel

62 Abbott Street, Cairns 4870

4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (309 reviews)

Located in Cairns Central Business District, this hotel is 0 mi (0 km) from Cairns Night Markets and within 3 mi (5 km) of …

$117
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Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside
Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

209-217 The Esplanade, Cairns North 4870

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,195 reviews)

This family-friendly Cairns North hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Cairns Esplanade Charles …

$88
avg/night
Pullman Reef Hotel Casino
Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns 4870

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (1,335 reviews)

Nestled along Trinity Inlet, this Cairns hotel is a 5-minute walk from the Cairns Convention Center and a 10-minute walk from …

$217
avg/night

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Cairns and Northern Beaches Hotel Guide

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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