We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 66 Cairns hotels

The Hotel Cairns

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cnr Florence & Abbott Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added The Hotel Cairns to your Saves list
The Hotel Cairns
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
68%
Ranked #41 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
The_Breaker Cairns, Australia
Write a Review

238 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    72
    80
    45
    21
    20
See reviews for
22
141
15
12
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (37)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Cairns, Australia
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve been wanting to give a hotel top marks for ages, and I nearly did… close…. Oh, so close…. I’m a Cairns local these days. I live in a share house just a couple of blocks from The Hotel Cairns and knew they had a locals deal which equates to a free $100 voucher for use in the hotel restaurant/bar... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Port Douglas, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Hotel Cairns last night and it was fabulous. The service was excellent, the restaurant 1st class and the room was immaculate. I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel to anyone. Oh I forgot to mention that the rate was brilliant. It was great thank you and we will be back. Vicki (Port DOuglas)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cairns, Australia
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very unexpected child free night on the weekend and called The Hotel Cairns on the off chance they had a locals room available. They did! The night started on a positive as the staff remembered us from previous visits and we were given a warm welcome. Our room was clean and nicely decorated with decor that suits... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent here 2 nights with a really good deal: 100AUD per night with 100AUD voucher to spend for dinner (yes, hard to believe). And the food was fantastic. The place is well mantained and with all the commodities. If there is a but, is that some of the rooms on the 1st floor has only windows to the main... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Burleigh Heads, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

my family of 5 stayed here whilst in cairns.... the service was great, very friendly staff, good rooms and awesome breakfasts. great loaction close to everything- very central. we will definately go back

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Very nice, clean and spacious rooms with a large balcony. We stayed here just for a night but had a great experience. Reception is very small and I can imagine that the hotel is not very easy for people in a wheelchair. You have to lift your suitcase a few flights of stairs before you enter the hall and elevator.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
King's Lynn
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
24 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We hadn't planned on staying somewhere as grand as this wonderful white hotel, just one block back from the Esplanade, but it looked so appealing that I walked in to ask about prices. We had a huge room with a private balcony, for $145 a night which included an excellent breakfast. There is a good pool, and unusually for a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Newport, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We booked this hotel for an extra night as it was part of the diving booking experience and we had arrived a day early. We are so glad we did!! There is nothing that dissapointed us, and we found it excellent. Although a busy hotel, we found the layout of the rooms made us feel like we away from it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Sydney, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

- My family and I went there on early Jan 2014. The day we arrived Cairns was so hot, the air con was so effective. Room was clean, I particularly liked the mirror light. - The TV had many channels, language vary from English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean. - Location is good, near the sea and the centre of Cairns.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wales
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

As a local I have enjoyed staying here on numerous occasions. I enjoy the $100 special offer. The $100 room was not available until March so I upgraded. This was annoying. I was told when I arrived that I could have $100 of drinks at the bar but if I wanted to eat hat would take all of my credit... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to The Hotel Cairns? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Hotel Cairns

Also Known As:
Hotel Cairns
Address: Cnr Florence & Abbott Sts, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#27 Luxury Hotel in Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hotel Cairns 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Cairns, with its impeccably private and tropical ambience, is a 4 star resort hotel superbly positioned in the central business district of Cairns, one block from the famous Esplanade. Its architectural profile and exterior facade is one of the most beautiful examples of Queenslander heritage style, and is a popular talking point among many of the hotel’s visitors and guests. The hotel has undergone a complete remodeling and refurbishment to emerge as the classic accommodation of choice in Tropical North Queensland. Privately owned and operated by an Australian family, the Bakers, The Hotel Cairns is popular with international and domestic visitors and locals from the Cairns hinterland who appreciate quality and attention to detail. Set back from the street and well shaded by tropical trees and plants, The Hotel Cairns features a tour booking desk, a sparkling blue outdoor pool and spa, a modern, state of the art cardio gymnasium, a choice of function rooms, an onsite car park and a welcoming indoor/outdoor restaurant, The Plantation Bar & Grill. The Hotel Cairns is conveniently located just 10 minutes drive from the Airport, and an easy 5 minutes walking distance to shops and eateries in Cairns’ CBD. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Expedia, Agoda, Booking.com, Cheap Tickets, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Tingo, HotelsClick, TripOnline SA, Venere and Otel so you can book your The Hotel Cairns reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage The Hotel Cairns, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.