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10 Best Hotels in Cairns Central Business District

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
5 out of 5
Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
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AU$183
per night
Feb 16 - Feb 17
4.4/5Excellent! (2,764 reviews)

"Beautiful and convenient to the Marina. Near lovely restaurants and shopping and attractions."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Rydges Plaza Cairns
4 out of 5
Corner Grafton And Spence Streets, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$106
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
3.5/5Good! (1,040 reviews)

"Great location for nightlife etc. Staff were friendly and helpful. Property is seeming a little dated? The weekend we stayed the pool was closed for maintenance and the bar closed for a private function. A bit disappointing"…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Rydges Plaza Cairns
Hilton Cairns
5 out of 5
34 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$159
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.3/5Excellent! (2,187 reviews)

"Breakfast is nice, also love that there is a water fill station for access to cold water 24-7. Location to all the day cruises is perfect."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan. 2020

Hilton Cairns
Pacific Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5
Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns, QLD
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AU$149
per night
Feb 13 - Feb 14
4.3/5Excellent! (2,183 reviews)

"Great property in a good location. Very clean and modern."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Pacific Hotel Cairns
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5
122 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
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AU$149
per night
Feb 15 - Feb 16
4/5Very Good! (2,390 reviews)

"Great hotel. Only downside was you couldn't really use the balcony for anything other than hanging out washing. Nowhere to sit whilst trying to get the children to sleep."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5
121-123 The Esplanade & Florence St, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$133
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.2/5Very Good! (2,245 reviews)

"Great location & amenities. Excellent staff. I’ll be back."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jan. 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
Mantra Trilogy
4.5 out of 5
101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
AU$138
per night
Feb 14 - Feb 15
3.8/5Good! (1,458 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Well secured. Comfy bed. EXCELLENT location in Cairns. Great shower. Some things were a little dated but overall, great value and I was impressed. I would book again."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020

Mantra Trilogy
Bailey a Crystalbrook Collection Hotel
4.5 out of 5
163 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
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AU$205
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Lovely hotel. Beautiful comfortable bed. Great breakfast n staff where amazing. Best omelette made by Clinton with a smile. Would recommend n stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Bailey a Crystalbrook Collection Hotel
Pullman Cairns International
5 out of 5
17 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$167
per night
Feb 15 - Feb 16
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,574 reviews)

"Excellent location most of the things on walking distance"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan. 2020

Pullman Cairns International
Hides Hotel Cairns
3.5 out of 5
87 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$89
per night
Jan 29 - Jan 30
3.6/5Good! (1,365 reviews)

"Friendly professional and helpful staff. Great location, very central."…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec. 2019

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Visiting Cairns Central Business District

Travelers give high marks for the coral reefs, tours, and shopping in Cairns Central Business District. This city attracts visitors with its culturally-rich and walkable ambiance. Top attractions around the area include Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens, Mount Whitfield Conservation Park, and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

  • There are 51 hotels and other accommodations in Cairns Central Business District
  • Closest major airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) 5.6 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Cairns Central Business District

The natural setting of the seaside is picturesque with Cairns Harbour Cruises, Cairns Esplanade, and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens worth a visit. Shopping is one of the top reasons to visit, so consider an excursion to Cairns Night Markets, Cairns Central Shopping Centre, and Smithfield Shopping Centre. In Cairns Central Business District you can choose from 51 hotels and other lodging options to help you plan your holiday retreat at an affordable rate.

  • Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments - This 4.5-star apartment in Cairns Central Business District features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free self parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and helpful staff.
  • Pullman Reef Hotel Casino - With a stay at this 5-star hotel in Cairns Central Business District, you'll have access to a casino, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Our customers love its helpful staff and comfy beds.
  • The Abbott Boutique Hotel - When you stay at this 4-star hotel in Cairns Central Business District, you'll have access to free WiFi and a flat-screen TV. Visitors love its helpful staff and nice bathrooms.

Outside of the city, popular places to visit include Mount Whitfield Conservation Park located 2.7 mi (4.3 from city center and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway which is 8.4 mi (13.6 away.

Dressing for Cairns Central Business District

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 89°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 72°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • In October–December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 67°F as the nighttime average
  • About 82.24 inches of rain falls on Cairns Central Business District each year
  • Hottest months are usually January and December with an average temperature of 88°F while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 63°F

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