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10 Best Hotels in Holloways Beach

Cairns Beach Resort
3 out of 5
129-135 Oleander Street, Holloways Beach, QLD
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AU$240
per night
10 Apr. - 11 Apr.
0.62 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (313 reviews)

"Very friendly. Location is perfect right to the beach"…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov. 2019

Cairns Beach Resort
Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments
4 out of 5
25/1-19 Poinciana Street, Holloways Beach, QLD
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AU$139
per night
15 Apr. - 16 Apr.
0.78 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (40 reviews)

"Thanks for good service- booking of tour Accomodation location is quiet and near a corner shop, restaurants and a bar at the beach front. Bus stop nearby or can taco/Uber/ride share to central Cairns"…"

Reviewed on 31 Dec. 2019

Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments
Tropical Oasis Close to Beach
3.5 out of 5
5/129 Oleander Street, Holloways Beach, QLD
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0.6 km from city centre
Tropical Oasis Close to Beach
Absolute Beach Frontage, Family Friendly, Unique Home Away From Home - Cairns
AU$690
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
0.77 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Beachfront Beauty

"My family and our friends had a marvellous time! The house was beautiful with plenty of room for everyone. The location was stunning! We even caught a massive fish off the beach in front of the house!!"…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct. 2019

Absolute Beach Frontage, Family Friendly, Unique Home Away From Home - Cairns
Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments
1-19 Poinciana Street, Holloways Beach, QLD
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0.77 km from city centre
No reviews
A nice getaway one block from the beach

"The unit is located within a residential complex that is in a residential neighborhood. 1 block walk to beach and nearby restaurant. We stayed for 2 nights."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct. 2019

Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments
Tropical Retreat 5 Minutes From Holloways Beach and Close to the City of Cairns
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
We had an amazing time in the beautiful home! Can highly recommend this property

"Brilliant place with a great host"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Tropical Retreat 5 Minutes From Holloways Beach and Close to the City of Cairns
Absolute Beach Frontage, Family Friendly, Unique Home Away From Home - Cairns
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
4 out of 5
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD
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AU$174
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
9.07 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,366 reviews)

"I liked everything about the property, and we would stay there again"…"

Reviewed on 3 Apr. 2020

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
5 out of 5
Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
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AU$205
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
10.13 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (2,844 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel on marina. Lovely garden courtyard. Excellent professional staff. Our room smelled of smoke, we were instantly moved to a different room."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5
122 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
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AU$179
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
9.69 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2,449 reviews)

"very accessible, close to everything. very good size room, good value dinner served by the hotel resturant,equipped with self service laundry a big bonus. very comfortable n appealing lobby. few ants found n rooms (we booked two rooms), the shower space has half panel glass which cannot stop water ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort
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Visiting Holloways Beach

Visitors to Holloways Beach are sure to enjoy the beaches, restaurants, and gardens. Relaxing and tucked away, this city also attracts tourists with its local tours. Top sights around the area include Great Barrier Reef, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park.

  • There are 3 hotels and other accommodations in Holloways Beach
  • The closest major airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) 4.5 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Holloways Beach

Great Barrier Reef, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are some of the notable places to visit in the surrounding region. Additionally, you'll find Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens in the area.

Here's a top accommodation based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Cairns Beach Resort - This 3-star aparthotel features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and pool.

Dressing for Holloways Beach

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 89°F and the nighttime average to be 72°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 85°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • July through September averages 84°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 89°F during the day and 67°F at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Holloways Beach is 81.65 inches
  • Hottest months are usually January and December with an average temperature of 88°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 63°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Holloways Beach?
Cairns Beach Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 3-star apartment offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good options for your visit include Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments and Tropical Oasis Close to Beach.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Holloways Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review top deals in Holloways Beach.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Holloways Beach?
Based on reviews, Cairns Beach Resort is a popular 3-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 in Holloways Beach?
Cairns Beach Resort is a top 3-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 Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park are fun for children of all ages.
How is it to stay in Holloways Beach?
Visitors to Holloways Beach will definitely enjoy the beaches, restaurants and gardens. Relaxing and secluded, this city also attracts tourists with its local tours. Cairns Esplanade, Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Palm Cove Beach are some of the top sights around the area. In Holloways Beach, there are 9 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Holloways Beach?
Notable places to visit in the larger region include Cairns Esplanade, Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Palm Cove Beach. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Great Barrier Reef and Esplanade Lagoon.
What's the weather like in Holloways 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 Holloways Beach is 91.70 mm.

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