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Holidays in Cairns Beaches

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Top Cairns Beaches Flight & Hotel Packages

The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery
Paradise Palms
Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
The Palms at Palm Cove
Sea Change Beachfront Apartments
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Paradise Palms
The Reef House Palm Cove MGallery
Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
Marlin Cove Resort
Beachcomber
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Top hotels in Cairns Beaches

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Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$238 per night from 23 Sep. to 24 Sep.
4.5/5Wonderful! (834 reviews)

"Great Rooms, cleaned daily, staff friendly & helpful. Needed a late checkout, staff were able to assist & the extra rate was very reasonable😁 The pools are great, love the beach pool & swim up bar!!🍹🍹🍸Definitely a great place to stay."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul. 2020

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
5 Triton Street, Palm Cove, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$197 per night from 12 Oct. to 13 Oct.
4.5/5Wonderful! (688 reviews)

"Thoroughly enjoyed my stay, room location, food, notable staff - max on front desk and the breakfast crew in the restaurant."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul. 2020

Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa
Imagine Drift Palm Cove
Imagine Drift Palm Cove
4 out of 5
Cnr Veivers Rd Williams Esp, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is AU$139 per night from 19 Oct. to 20 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (452 reviews)

"Pool area is fabulous and very well kept as are the appartments. The front desk staff could not be nicer or more helpful. Highly recommend this place."…"

Reviewed on 13 Aug. 2020

Imagine Drift Palm Cove

Top activities in Cairns Beaches

Small Group Premium Daintree & Cape Tribulation Day Tour
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Small Group Premium Daintree & Cape Tribulation Day Tour

AU$229
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Green Island - Great Barrier Reef Cruise
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Green Island - Great Barrier Reef Cruise

AU$83
Per adult
82% of travellers recommend
Kuranda Scenic Railway & Skyrail Tour
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Kuranda Scenic Railway & Skyrail Tour

AU$112
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend

Cairns and Northern Beaches

With the Great Barrier Reef on your front doorstep and breathtaking tropical rainforest out the back, this laid-back city is where your adventures begin. Take the plunge into reef-marbled waters and dense tropical rainforests from Cairns, a major city in northern Queensland and a gateway to some of the country’s most famous World Heritage wonders. Cairns pulses with the life of its natural surroundings, while its cosmopolitan hum makes it a great spot to base your tropical north Queensland adventures. Embark on a tour of the iconic Great Barrier Reef , see the rainforests of the Wet Tropics or simply kick back on sandy white beaches fringed by palms at the Northern Beaches.

Linger a while in Cairns to discover the city’s local treasures. Take a dip at the Esplanade Lagoon , check out the marina or pick up regional delights from the farmers’ market. Cairns Tropical Zoo showcases the diverse wildlife that resides in Queensland’s tropical north.

Discover postcard-perfect waters along Cairns’ Northern Beaches. Trinity Beach offers family-friendly swimming areas, while Palm Cove is the ideal romantic getaway. Enjoy the seclusion of Clifton Beach beneath the shade of a coconut palm.

When you’re ready to explore a little further, head to the Reef Fleet Terminal for a wide range of coral-cay sightseeing and diving tours, or jump on board the historic railway that takes passengers through breathtaking rainforest to the town of Kuranda. Check out Barron Gorge National Park to soar over the Wet Tropics on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway . Book a white-water rafting adventure on the Tully, Barron or North Johnstone rivers. Explore ancient rainforests at Cape Tribulation and the Daintree or take a four-wheel drive journey through the hinterland savannah and fertile plateau of the Atherton Tablelands .

Cairns is located on Queensland’s northern coast and is accessible via its own domestic and international airport, as well as the coast’s major arterial highway. The Northern Beaches are about a 15-minute drive from the city. Accommodation options include island resorts and rainforest lodges. Chat to the lifeguards before swimming between November and May, as stingers can make the waters extremely dangerous. Peak visitor times are between June and August, when the climate is warm and dry.

Frequently asked questions

Q: Should I book a car while on holiday in Cairns Beaches?
A: Using public transportation (or ride-share services) may be the best option to take if you’re going to be spending most of your holiday time in the bustling city of Cairns. But if you’re eager to get out and about and explore everything else that Queensland has to offer, renting a vehicle is an excellent idea. For Cheap Car Hire in Cairns Beaches, we can help you.
Q: Which airports can I fly in to for a holiday to Cairns Beaches?
A: Your best choice is to fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.). This a top airport terminal in Cairns Beaches, operating 209 international flights each month.
Q: What are the most popular types of hotels for a holiday to Cairns Beaches?
A: The most frequently booked accommodation in Cairns Beaches are apartments. Also highly sought-after are private holiday homes, hotels and hostels.
Q: What does a Cairns Beaches holiday booking with Expedia include?
A: It’s totally up to you. Combine flights, hotels and cars, or simply pick one option. You can also add some popular activities and experiences to your travel programme. Whatever it is you’re after, we can help you arrange a holiday in Cairns Beaches that’s right for you.
Q: What is the best way to save money on my holiday to Cairns Beaches?
A: Booking a package makes travelling easier, and it can save you a pretty penny too. Flights, Hotels, Activities — Expedia has it all. Bundle the lot and start dreaming of what you’re going to do with all that extra spending money.
Q: What are the best things to do in Cairns Beaches?
A: If you’re fortunate enough to be staying in Cairns, make sure you check out Esplanade Lagoon, Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens. With attractions like these to to keep you entertained, there’s no chance you’ll be bored.