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10 Best Hotels in Clifton Beach

Agincourt Beachfront Apartments
3.5 out of 5
69-73 Arlington Esplanade Clifton Beach, Clifton Beach, QLD
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AU$219
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5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
0.79 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (397 reviews)

"Liked location and view from apartment, did not like maintenance perfomed with loud tradesman music played in the morning"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Agincourt Beachfront Apartments
Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments
3.5 out of 5
81-87 Guide Street, (Entrance on Clifton Road), Clifton Beach, QLD
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0.67 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (102 reviews)

"Linda the proprietor was very friendly and helpful, pool was service daily and maintained, perhaps servicing the apartments price should be included with booking rather than extra charge. Close to public transport and shopping Village."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments
Warrawong Lodge
3 out of 5
20-24 Alexandra St, Clifton Beach, QLD
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1.35 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"1 star for spectacular views 1 star for cleanliness 1 star for breakfast Areas to consider, camera’s are intrusive - especially looking straight at you when you are sitting on the deck and/or in the pool. Consider, providing a lit up room upon an evening arrival. This practice ensures guests are ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug. 2019

Warrawong Lodge
Villa Beach Palm Cove
3.5 out of 5
85-87 Upolu Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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1.11 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"The villa we stayed in was fantastic... The beachfront location has amazing views, and is conveniently situated between Cairns and Port Douglas. The decor in the villa was perfect and had every ammenity possible. The lush gardens are stunning and very well maintained. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Villa Beach Palm Cove
Argosy On The Beach
4 out of 5
119 Arlington Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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0.69 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (109 reviews)

"The owner is really friendly, and the view is nice, the sea is in front of you."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020

Argosy On The Beach
Beachcomber Holiday House
3.5 out of 5
Lot 2, 61-67 Arlington Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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0.8 km from city centre
Beachcomber Holiday House
Seaside Hideaway at Clifton Beach
3.5 out of 5
47 Upolu Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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0.83 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Private cottage and dog friendly with close proximity to beach and walking paths Very relaxing and homely feel Self contained with BBQ facilities Very comfortable stay"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul. 2019

Seaside Hideaway at Clifton Beach
Clifton Beach House
3.5 out of 5
57 Upolu Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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0.9 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)

"Interesting, quirky, warm and welcoming. Lightbulbs heat rooms/house maybe replace with LED. Curtains are good thick ones, but lets light in sides, especially annoying for bedrooms. Fans awesome quiet. Fix 3rd bedroom one, it cuts out. TV & DVD USB 1 wouldn't regonise our USB, the other did, but ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug. 2019

Clifton Beach House
Have a 'beach Break' at the Best Beach in Cairns!
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0.23 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Hidden gem in Clifton Beach

"David was an excellent host, we enjoyed our stay. Della the dog is a sweetheart. Loved seeing the Wallaby every morning and evening. Loved the privacy of having our own space. If we ever come back to Cairns this will be the place we'll stay."…"

Reviewed on 10 Dec. 2019

Have a 'beach Break' at the Best Beach in Cairns!
Dolce Vita Beachfront Holiday House
3.5 out of 5
25 Arlington Esplanade, Clifton Beach, QLD
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1.05 km from city centre
Dolce Vita Beachfront Holiday House
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Visiting Clifton Beach

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Clifton Beach, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. Relaxing and welcoming, this city attracts tourists with its gardens and local tours. Great Barrier Reef, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are some of the top sights around the area.

  • There are 13 hotels and other accommodations in Clifton Beach
  • The closest major airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) 14.8 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Clifton Beach

The beaches and gardens exemplify the city's natural beauty and places to visit include Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach. Additionally, you might want to add Clifton Village Shopping Centre to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 13 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Clifton Beach. These are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Argosy On The Beach - This 4-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and pool.
  • Agincourt Beachfront Apartments - Our customers like the quiet location and helpful staff at this apartment. This 3.5-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Clifton Sands Holiday Apartments - With a stay at this 3.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen. Expedia customers like its beach locale.

Top places to see in the area include Great Barrier Reef, located 8.2 mi (13.2 from the heart of the city, and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, which is 4.5 mi (7.2 away.

Dressing for Clifton Beach

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 89°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 72°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 67°F as the nighttime average
  • About 81.65 inches of rain falls on Clifton Beach each year
  • January and December are usually the hottest months averaging 88°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 63°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Clifton Beach?
Agincourt Beachfront Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 3.5-star apartment offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 1-minute walk from Clifton Beach. Other good options for your trip include Warrawong Lodge and Have a ‘beach Break’ at the Best Beach in Cairns!.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Clifton Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Clifton Beach.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Clifton Beach?
Based on reviews, Agincourt Beachfront Apartments is a popular 3.5-star apartment for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Clifton Beach?
Argosy On The Beach is a top 4-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Also, attractions in the area such as Esplanade Lagoon and Rainforestation Nature Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for couples in Clifton Beach?
Agincourt Beachfront Apartments is a favourite 3.5-star apartment for couples, and features an outdoor pool and free WiFi.
How is it to stay in Clifton Beach?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Clifton Beach, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. Relaxing and welcoming, this city attracts tourists with its gardens and local tours. Top sights in the city include Palm Cove Beach and Clifton Beach. In Clifton Beach, there are 48 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Clifton Beach?
The beaches and gardens highlight the city’s natural beauty with places to visit including Palm Cove Beach, Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Great Barrier Reef and Cairns Esplanade.
What's the seasonal weather in Clifton Beach?
The hottest months are usually January and December, with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 17°C. Average annual rainfall for Clifton Beach is 91.70 mm.

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