Located in Cairns, Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel is in an area with good shopping. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cairns Esplanade. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Cazaly's Stadium or Barlow Park.
Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 10 min drive
Cairns Station - 7 min drive
Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 16 min drive
Graziers Steakhouse — 1 min walk
Thai Coins - 6 min walk
Northerner Steakhouse - 15 min walk
Pearl Garden Chinese Restaurant - 18 min walk
In2thai - 3 min drive
About this property
Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel
3.5-star Cairns motel in Earlville with free parking
Along with a restaurant, this motel has a bar/lounge and conference space. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, an arcade/games room and ATM/banking services. All 29 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs. Other amenities available to guests include rainfall showerheads, free bottled water and hairdryers.
Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel offers 29 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, and complimentary toiletries. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
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
Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and public transport
On-site parking available only on request
Free self-parking on site
Height restrictions apply for on-site parking
Food and drink
Things to do
Free cots/infant beds
Front desk (limited hours)
Conference space (1076 square feet)
Meeting rooms 2
If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk
Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)
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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
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
This property caters to LGBTQ guests
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)
Property is also known as
Nightcap Balaclava Hotel Earlville
Balaclava Hotel Earlville
Nightcap Balaclava Hotel
Nightcap Balaclava Earlville
Nightcap At Balaclava Motel
Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel Motel
Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel Earlville
Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel Motel Earlville
Frequently asked questions
Yes, Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
As of 19 Jun. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Nightcap at Balaclava Hotel on 20 Jun. 2021 start from AU$110, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
Self-parking is free at this property.
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Located in Earlville, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Stockland Cairns Shopping Centre and within 3 miles (5 km) of Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Convention Centre. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are also within 3 miles (5 km).
We enjoyed another stay at the Balaclava Hotel .Always spotless and quiet .Staff friendly as usual .Handy to bistro so no having to go outside hotel at night for a meal.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021
Travelled with family
3 Jan. 2021
Liked: Staff & service, room comfort
New Year’s Eve accommodation
Motel style. One of the very few remaining affordable accommodations on NYE. Check in was fast and easy. Bed was very comfortable but flies and ants could be seen in room. Possible due to the wet weather on the day.