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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Premium bedding, in-room safe, blackout curtains, soundproofing
Premium bedding, in-room safe, blackout curtains, soundproofing
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Sunshine Tower Hotel

3.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSt Monica's Cathedral7 min walk
    Popular LocationMuddy's Playground8 min walk
    Popular LocationCairns Base Hospital9 min walk
    AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)10 min drive

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  • 1 Bedroom Queen Suite

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details1 Bedroom Queen Suite
  • Superior Queen with Balcony

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSuperior Queen with Balcony
  • Standard Studio Queen

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Studio Queen
  • King/Twin Split with Balcony

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKing/Twin Split with Balcony
  • Superior Studio Queen

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSuperior Studio Queen

About this area

Cairns

Located in Cairns, Sunshine Tower Hotel is in the city centre and by the ocean. Sugarworld Waterpark is a popular area attraction and if an activity is on the agenda, Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are worth checking out. Muddy's Playground and ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre are also worth visiting. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain climbing and horse riding nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St Monica's Cathedral - 7 min walk
  • Muddy's Playground - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Base Hospital - 9 min walk
  • Jute Theatre - 10 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 15 min walk
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Dumpling Studio — 1 min walk
  • The Dumpling Studio — 1 min walk
  • Little Ricardo's - 5 min walk
  • Bayleaf - 7 min walk
  • Bagus indonesian traditional cuisine - 9 min walk

About this property

Sunshine Tower Hotel

3.5-star hotel near Cairns Esplanade
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour health club. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a spa tub and coffee/tea in a common area. All 61 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves are standard, and guests will also find flat-screen TVs with digital channels and Netflix. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Sunshine Tower Hotel offers 61 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 3.5-star hotel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 40-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club.

Children aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures.

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 Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free secured, covered self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking
  • On-site parking options include a garage

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour health club
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Bike tour information
  • Bike cleaning
  • Bike parking
  • Bike repair services
  • Bike storage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Public winery tours
  • Spa services
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • High chair
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Portable shower seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Books
  • Renovated entire property – March 2018
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • iPod dock
  • Netflix
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

No pets or service animals 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 available for AUD 30 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.3 per cent

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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, on-site parking and high chair
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, cash and mobile payments
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Sunshine Tower Hotel Cairns
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sunshine Tower Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sunshine Tower Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sunshine Tower Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Sunshine Tower Hotel?
As of 18 Jan. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sunshine Tower Hotel on 19 Jan. 2021 start from AU$109, 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.
Does Sunshine Tower Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 9:30 PM.
Is Sunshine Tower Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sunshine Tower Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Sunshine Tower Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Sunshine Tower Hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Sunshine Tower Hotel located?
Located in the heart of Cairns, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cairns Performing Arts Centre, Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Cairns Convention Centre and Cairns Marlin Marina are also within 1 mile (2 km). Cairns Station is 15 minutes by foot.
4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 120 out of 335 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 137 out of 335 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 55 out of 335 reviews
3 - Okay 16%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 335 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 335 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Located on main road. Check out closes at 5pm but instructions were given for after hours checkin. Underground carpark has limited parking. Not luxurious but a bed for the night. Reception staff very pleasant when checking out.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very good customer service and system. Clean everything in room, free parking, good location. Pillows could be better than too soft.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Could hear doors slamming all night Could hear next level walking A bit short on cleaning
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
I didn't feel that the room was cleaned properly and during the corana virus pandemic I felt it was a vital service, I booked a queen bed and whilst I received a "king" it was two single beds pushed together which was quiet uncomfortable for me and why I book for queen. The best thing about the room provided was the sunshine that poured in every morning.
Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very clean spacious , Staff helpful with tours and directions 10 min walk to esplanade bus 5 minutes up the road
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

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