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Outdoor spa bath
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
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Guest reviews

2.7/5
521 reviews
Guests rated this property 2.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
Hand sanitiser provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationCairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland8 min walk
Popular LocationCairns Base Hospital10 min walk
Popular LocationMuddy's Playground12 min walk
AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)6 min drive

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  • Resort Queen and 2 Singles Pool View

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsResort Queen and 2 Singles Pool View
  • Basic Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsBasic Double or Twin Room
  • Standard Double or Twin Room

    3.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Pool View

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Double or Twin Room, Pool View
  • Basic Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 80 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsBasic Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Superior Apartment

    Room amenities

    • 80 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsSuperior Apartment

About this area

Cairns

Located in Cairns, Cairns Rainbow Resort is on the Strip and by the ocean. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Sugarworld Waterpark and Cairns Aquarium are also worth visiting. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as snorkelling. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Performing Arts Centre - 9 min walk
  • Cairns Base Hospital - 10 min walk
  • Muddy's Playground - 12 min walk
  • Cairns Aquarium - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 18 min walk
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Coral Garden Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

Cairns Rainbow Resort

3-star Cairns hotel in Cairns North, near Cairns Esplanade
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a spa tub, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. All 95 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers and flat-screen TVs. Ceiling fans, hairdryers and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Cairns Rainbow Resort offers 95 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include free toiletries and a ceiling fan.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free nearby parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 12.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:00 AM - 8:00 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (7:00 AM - 7:00 PM)
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests arriving outside of regular check-in hours can use the exterior telephone for check-in assistance.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per night

Payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: AUD 200 per accommodation, per stay

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 the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per night

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

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 may be 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitisation guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Cairns Rainbow Resort
Cairns Rainbow

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Cairns Rainbow Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Cairns Rainbow Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Cairns Rainbow Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Cairns Rainbow Resort?
There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is this property located?
Located in Cairns North, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland, Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Cairns Marlin Marina and Cairns Convention Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km). Cairns Station is 18 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Cairns Rainbow Resort

2.7
Guest rating
5 - Excellent
31
4 - Good
120
3 - Okay
151
2 - Mediocre
95
1 - Poor
124
2.7
Cleanliness
3.3
Service and Staff
2.4
Amenities
2.5
Property condition

2/5

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 9 nights in Mar 2020

    2/5

    • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    to many non residents travelling through premises, making you feel unsafe. no information in rooms. no phone to contact front desk.signs about dining room at 6.30 but it did not open.

    Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020

    1/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The photos belong to another hotel, forced to lodge a VCAT case against Wotif for a refund

    Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

    2/5

    • Liked: Staff & service
    • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

    Needs an upgrade a coat of paint and a good clean , was close to everything , wouldnt stay again

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

    1/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

    Dirty and shower didn't drain went through the unit

    Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019