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Pullman Reef Hotel Casino
5 out of 5
35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$183 per night from 11 Oct. to 12 Oct.
4.7/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)

"Very helpful staff polite and willing to go that little bit extra for us"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino
Waters Edge Apartments Cairns
4.5 out of 5
155 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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4.7/5Exceptional! (183 reviews)

"The swim out apartment was amazing. Close to Muddys playground and a lovely walk to the shops. The only thing we didn’t like was that the bbq area was not near the pool instead it was out the back where it was hard to get to."…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec. 2019

Waters Edge Apartments Cairns
Vision Apartments
4.5 out of 5
125-129 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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4.6/5Wonderful! (281 reviews)
Farewell from Cairns

"Very comfortable ease of access to Cairns locations and the Esplanade. Staff were very helpful and the complex was well maintained Great location and a lovely trip"…"

Reviewed on 15 Apr. 2020

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The Abbott Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
69 Abbott St, Cairns, QLD
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4.4/5Wonderful! (677 reviews)

"Very convenient location in the heart of Cairns"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

The Abbott Boutique Hotel
Il Palazzo Holiday Apartments Cairns
3.5 out of 5
62 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$159 per night from 13 Oct. to 14 Oct.
4.4/5Wonderful! (609 reviews)

"Nice rooms, peaceful stay. Clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jun. 2020

Il Palazzo Holiday Apartments Cairns
Cairns Private Apartments
4.5 out of 5
Shop 1, 34 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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4.4/5Wonderful! (254 reviews)

"Beautiful apartment, loved the view!! Will be definatley staying again!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jun. 2020

Cairns Private Apartments
The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights
4 out of 5
1 Marlin Parade, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$136 per night from 18 Oct. to 19 Oct.
4.4/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"The position was really good, close to casino, cafes, lagoon and the prawn star for delicious seafood."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

The Sebel Cairns Harbour Lights
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
5 out of 5
Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$235 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
4.3/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"Good location, friendly staff and clean. View of the marina was appreciated."…"

Reviewed on 5 Sep. 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Pullman Cairns International
5 out of 5
17 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$161 per night from 21 Sep. to 22 Sep.
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"Clean, Quiet, Central with AMAZING facilities and close to everything; especially the Marina which was always lovely to go and have an early morning coffee and get on an early boat tour!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug. 2020

Pullman Cairns International
Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
4 out of 5
58-62 Mcleod Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$170 per night from 17 Oct. to 18 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (1,183 reviews)

"It was easy to get in when we arrived. Was very comfortable. But try for a better view next time."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb. 2020

Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
Pacific Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5
Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns, QLD
The price is AU$139 per night from 12 Oct. to 13 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (960 reviews)

"not a five star but big rooms and comfortable. good views of Cairns and well located"…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug. 2020

Pacific Hotel Cairns
Cairns Plaza Hotel
3.5 out of 5
145 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$99 per night from 19 Sep. to 20 Sep.
4.2/5Excellent! (989 reviews)

"Located on the Esplanade. Had a lovely spacious Ocean view room. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Located very close to the Cairns Aquarium and also a great coffee shop (Muddy’s). Would stay here again for the shower alone!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug. 2020

Cairns Plaza Hotel
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5
122 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$161 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
4.2/5Excellent! (86 reviews)

"Nice hotel right in the midst of everything and great location with walking distance to most things. Room was basic but nice although dated but reasonably clean, floors were never swept properly and would always feel crunchy even after room service left. Tiny ants in the bathroom but otherwise a ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug. 2020

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
4.5 out of 5
121-123 The Esplanade & Florence St, Cairns, QLD
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Food was only ok breakfast was ordinary bacon always dry and i stayed for 6 nights and it was always the same"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
Hilton Cairns
5 out of 5
34 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$167 per night from 29 Sep. to 30 Sep.
4.1/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"Nice room with great view and comfortable bed. Staff friendly. I really think the drinking fountains are a good idea"…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2020

Hilton Cairns
ibis Styles Cairns
3.5 out of 5
15 Florence Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$104 per night from 19 Sep. to 20 Sep.
4/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"Nothing was spectacularly good or bad, which is OK."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

ibis Styles Cairns
Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre
4 out of 5
Cnr Abbott And Florence Street, Cairns, QLD
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The price is AU$113 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
3.7/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Our room was very nice & staff very helpful. Impact of COVID-19 affected some amenities eg room service not available but we found somewhere to eat anyway."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jul. 2020

Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre
Mantra Trilogy
4.5 out of 5
101 - 105 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
The price is AU$154 per night from 29 Sep. to 30 Sep.
3.6/5Good! (986 reviews)

"So far the best accommodation I have stayed in when in Cairns. Loved the free upgrade when we checked in."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jun. 2020

Mantra Trilogy
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Eating at the newest restaurants, strolling through local museums, and admiring the beautiful scenery that makes Cairns so stunning are all on your travel itinerary. But, have you thought about where you’ll stay during your holiday? The opulent getaway you’re envisioning requires extravagant accommodation. Treat yourself during your next getaway by choosing a luxury hotel in Cairns.

There are loads of things to explore nearby, but you might be tempted to hole up inside your Cairns luxury hotel for the duration of your stay. After all, where else can you enjoy amenities like stellar spa services, a world-class pool, and an upscale restaurant all in one convenient location?

In need of some alone time? Call in an order with room service and stretch out in your palatial suite. Whether you choose to unwind with a nice bubble bath, flip through an array of channels on your flat-screen TV, or prefer to read a book on your private balcony is up to you, but one thing’s for certain—you’ll be glad you booked luxury accommodation in Cairns.

Browse our extensive selection of 5-star Cairns hotels today, right here on Expedia. No matter if you’d like to stay at one of the best hotels in Cairns for couples or are looking for a luxury boutique hotel, we’ve got you covered. We offer the most opulent hotels at the most reasonable prices, so you can focus on what really matters—packing your favourite pair of pajamas for an indulgent night of lounging.

Frequently asked questions

Are you searching for the perfect hotel for your luxury getaway to Cairns?
Fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) Airport and then pamper yourself by staying at one of 65 Cairns luxury hotels. Known for its beaches and shopping, Cairns also has some interesting things to see and do including Cairns Esplanade and Palm Cove Beach, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Cairns?
Alamanda Palm Cove by Lancemore is a 5-star aparthotel with a beachfront restaurant and 3 outdoor pools, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Pacific Hotel Cairns and Pullman Reef Hotel Casino are other upscale choices for your trip.
When can I expect good weather in Cairns?
Planning for the weather is an important factor for making your trip to Cairns a success, especially when you’re splurging. The hottest months are usually January and December, with an average temperature of 27°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 22°C. Average annual precipitation for Cairns is 92 inches.
What's there to see and do in Cairns?
Enjoy Cairns with a stop at Cairns Esplanade, Palm Cove Beach and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. If you have some spare time during your trip, you might want to check out Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Marlin Marina.
How can I get around Cairns?
It’s easier to get around town comfortably when you know your options. If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Cairns Station, Freshwater Station or Redlynch Station.

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