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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Ocean View
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room
1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking (1 King Bed)
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Ocean View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star family-friendly hotel near Cairns Aquarium

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Cairns North hotel is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of Cairns Aquarium, Cairns Esplanade, and Cairns Night Markets. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Cairns Convention Centre are also within 2 mi (3 km). Cairns Station is 29 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free area shuttle, and a free shopping center shuttle. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a spa tub, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 173 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and electric kettles, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include balconies, MP3 docks, and 24-hour room service.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. The hotel offers 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 wireless Internet access is complimentary.

4 meeting rooms are available. This family-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. An area shuttle within 2 kilometers and a shopping center shuttle are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Water dispenser
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1986
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 237
  • Free area shuttle
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count 4
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 173
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Chinese

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside offers 173 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 108-cm LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • MP3 docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Electric kettle
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Balcony

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Teshi's Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Blue Mango Cafe Wine Bar - This bistro specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service 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.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 45.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Union Pay

No cribs (infant beds) available

Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 50 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 45.00 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3.00 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Cairns Harbourside
  • Cairns Mercure
  • Cairns Mercure Harbourside
  • Harbourside Cairns
  • Mercure Cairns
  • Mercure Cairns Harbourside
  • Mercure Harbourside
  • Mercure Harbourside Cairns
  • Mercure Harbourside Hotel
  • Mercure Harbourside Hotel Cairns
  • Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Harbourside Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

We should mention

Free WiFi in public areas has a 4-device limit.

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