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Overview of The Lakes Resort Cairns

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4 outdoor pools, pool loungers
4 outdoor pools, pool loungers

The Lakes Resort Cairns

4 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCentenary Lakes Botanic Gardens9 min walk
  • Popular LocationMount Whitfield Conservation Park13 min walk
  • Popular LocationCairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland2 min drive
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)4 min drive

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About this area


Located in Cairns, The Lakes Resort Cairns is in the suburbs and near the airport. 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. Travelling with kids? Consider Muddy's Playground and ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre. Scuba diving and snorkelling offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with skydiving and hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens - 9 min walk
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park - 13 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 2 min drive
  • Cairns Base Hospital - 3 min drive
  • St Monica's Cathedral - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 7 min drive
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 4 min drive


  • Taste of Thai — 1 min walk
  • Poemphun Thai - 7 min walk
  • Dunwoody's Tavern - 10 min walk
  • Linga Longa International Restaurant - 19 min walk
  • Ozmosis Cafe Kitchen - 19 min walk

About this property

The Lakes Resort Cairns

Family-friendly Cairns hotel in Cairns North with 4 outdoor swimming pools
Along with 4 outdoor pools, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, an outdoor tennis court and a children's pool. All 50 rooms feature kitchens with fridges, ovens, hobs and microwaves. Washers/dryers and balconies are standard, as are LED TVs with digital channels. Weekly housekeeping is available.
The Lakes Resort Cairns offers 50 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with washers/dryers and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. LED televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is offered on a weekly basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

4 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court.

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
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Lakes Resort Cairns and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Lakes Resort Cairns offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Lakes Resort Cairns cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Lakes Resort Cairns have a pool?
Yes, this property has 4 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is The Lakes Resort Cairns pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Lakes Resort Cairns?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at The Lakes Resort Cairns?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 6:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Lakes Resort Cairns?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is The Lakes Resort Cairns located?
This family-friendly Cairns hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Rondo Theatre and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens. Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Central Shopping Centre are also within 3 miles (5 km).