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Budget Hotels in Cairns

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#8 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "cheap accomodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "For cheap accomodation, you can't really go past this place. Excellent facilities, top service, and one of the best restaurants I've come across - food was actually amazing. Have..."
  • "Close to city and the airport. Older style motel with a large room. Bed was firm but comfortable, pillows were too soft and not enough of them. Long bench allowed things to be spread out and the extra..."
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#34 of 66 hotels in Cairns
8 travelers mentioned "budget room" and "budget accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were booked in a Budget room - it was more than adequate, comfortable, clean. The amenities were also adequate however a small microwave could be a good additon. But what made..."
  • "Stayed here recenlty to see the eclipse.....never mind :-( Good budget accommodation, clean, comfortable and a short walk to the sea front and all that Cairns has to offer. We..."
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#20 of 66 hotels in Cairns
3 travelers mentioned "cheap place" and "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you need a cheap place in a good location, fine. Don't expect much...especially from the owner. THANK YOU CRAIG FOR YOUR SMILE AND HOSPITALITY...."
  • "This hotel / hostel is nothing amazing, however it is simple clean and cheap. I had my own room with a double bed for only $50 - this is good if you haven't got much money but..."
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#5 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "the Coral Towers was perfect for this 11 night stay as it gave us an affordable home base to rest and relax in between all our expeditions of what Cairns has to offer. Oh..."
  • "We stayed there for a week during our trip to Cairns, and I can just say that it was perfect. The two bedroom apartment was very clean and spacious. It was completely self-contained and had 3 air cond..."
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#63 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "There were a few things I wouldn't have accepted in a higher-rated hotel, but given the price (quite cheap for Cairns) and my short stay, I didn't mind it too much. The staff..."
  • "Sunshine Tower in Cairns is fairly priced for what you get and is better on the inside than it looks on the outside. I was in a twin which was large, had a double bed and a single, balcony, fridge, ef..."
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#39 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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#31 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a 10 min walk into the centre of town and if you haven't been to Cairns use the map they provide, however it was very affordable and I felt they went the extra mile to make..."
  • "We loved staying at the Balinese - couldn't drag ourselves away. Sure, it's not perfect, it's only a "motel" and out of hours service is a bit tricky to get but... fabulously quiet aircon, quiet loca..."
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#46 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hostel itself was a bit dated and could use some work but for the budget traveller it has everything you need. Plus each room has a bathroom and small living space which was..."
  • "We found this place through hostelworld, where it had a great rating. We called them up on our way into town and got a quote for a double room. Their price was higher than expected, so we told them ou..."
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Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family | Top Hotels | Best Service
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#2 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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#53 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "For a budget hotel the Acacia Court was excellent. Contrary to other reports on this site, I found the check-in staff efficient (not overly smiley it must be admitted, but so what..."
  • "Stayed at this hotel for six nights in October 2010. Found the staff were helpful, perhaps with signs of understaffing at busy times. The location was lovely and the walk to and from town centre mo..."
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#58 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "budget accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "A lot of what was said was true, but I think you have to put it in context: it’s budget accommodation. Conceded that it’s neighbours a bit up the road did seem to win out in later..."
  • "We stayed for a night in Rainbow inn after dropping our campervan in Carins. We turned up on the day and paid AUD ~75 for a one-night stay. The staff was helpful, printed out our boarding passes for f..."
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Cairns Aquarius 3.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family
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#4 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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#3 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "I am traveling with a friend and we were impressed with the size of the unit, very spacious, clean and a well stocked kitchen. The furnishings were a bit outdated which didn't bother us a bit. The bed..."
  • "Stayed four nights with two adults and four children. Well equiped with kitchen, washer and dryer, this accommodation is truly self contained. Pool and BBQ facilities also great for holiday cooking ..."
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#62 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "We stayed one night on our way to the Far North but could happily have stayed for a week. The hotel room was clean, spacious and inexpensive. Check-in staff were friendly and helpful. We didn't have a..."
  • "This was one of the many accom that we stayed in in Australia that seem to lack the understanding of workable Wi-Fi, reasonable parking & clean rooms without paying an exorbitant rate per night! Is an..."
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#49 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "We booked a one night stay here at the last minute (when we realised that the ridiculous closure of the Port Douglas to Cairns road for a triathlon meant that we couldn't make it back from Port Dougla..."
  • "We recently stayed at the Royal Palm Villas in Cairns from 21st Feb to 24th Feb and thoroughly enjoyed it. Obviously a lot of thought has gone into furnishing these villas and every need catered for. ..."
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#50 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Had a 2 week stay in this hotel. The rooms are a little dated but the staff are keen to help. Top marks to Steve & Trish. Very close to a mall, sports club & bus route. A comfortable stay...."
  • "Only stayed here overnight for the Eclipse. Agree with the previous review. Rooms are a little dated but spacious. Loved the quiet nook in the garden adjacent to RM 205! However must make special me..."
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#5 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "My husband and I stayed recently and were surprised with our stay. This is the ex Skinny Dip Motel.The room was a good size, fast & free internet, breakfast supplied and excellent staff willing to ple..."
  • "Clean, quiet, and has internet, breakfast, and airport shuttle included! I would definitely recommend! This is the perfect place to relax and have a comfortable sleep. The staff is extremely friendly..."
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#55 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "The motel is old and worn, but very clean. The staff was most friendly and helpful. They let us leave our car there while we went diving for 5 days for no charge. There is a good pool area that is ..."
  • "If you are looking for bells and whistles and a place within walking distance to the city then this is not the place for you.......but, if you are looking for a cheap, clean, quiet room then this is t..."
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#45 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "i gotta say i had absolutely no complaints about the Hides Hotel in Cairns, the location is excellent, right in the heart of the City but only a 5 minute stroll to the Ocean, the staff were really nic..."
  • "This is the oldest hotel in Cairns, and it shows. However it is very reasonably priced. We paid $99 for a room for 2 adults, and this included breakfast. The rooms are very basic, and the air co..."
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#4 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "Stayed here with a large group for 5 days, good staff, minimum hassle rooms do the job. Very close to the airport ($15-20taxi) And about 10/15 minute walk to centre of cairns. Facilities are good, ..."
  • "Stayed 3 nights in early November; very comfortable. Great to have the well stocked kitchenette. It was just down the street from a small market where we got some breakfast items for the room, and s..."
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#29 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Although check in was not until later we were allowed in at 6am, given free breakfast and allowed to leave our bags. Our room was then ready at 11am. The staff were the friendliest and most helpful st..."
  • "The staff there are friendly and helpful. They have free courtesy bus service which directly picks up us from the airport. The breakfast is simple and nice. The location is not bad, 20 mins walk to th..."
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#56 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Everything you need at a good price. Meal was superb in the dining room, best barra I've had in our travels. Room to park. Young receptionist very good. Stayed 2 nights , close to shopping centr, DFO ..."
  • "I chose this hotel as it was close to a conference center where I had to go, it was clean and reasonable budget accommodation. The pool needed a good clean and the old air conditioner was very noisey..."
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#28 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "I was on a business trip in this hotel in october 2013. The staff was friendly and helpful the room was spacious and clean. The balinese restaurant of the hotel is excellent! Although it is not locate..."
  • "We spent two nights in Bay Village and really enjoyed it. The service is fantastic - the people at reception are lovely and were really helpful in storing our luggage when we went away on a trip for a..."
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#7 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Lovely clean unit with everything we needed. Only disappointment was that the website advertises free shuttle to airport and to shopping centre but these were only at certain times which were not very..."
  • "i recently stayed 4 nights. David and Sharon were fantastic hosts, nothing was too much trouble: Sharon organised and advised me re tours and easily gave me info i needed. David dropped me at a couple..."
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#14 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Cairns Plaza Hotel exceeded our expectations. We had a studio room for eight nights in October 2014 for a family with two kids aged 10 & 6 - I've just posted a photo of the room. We knew it 'w..."
  • "A good location and fantastic views across the water from our suite. Some suites are renovated and far superior to others with the same aspect and configuration. When we ran into trouble in one of t..."
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#38 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "There are two parts to the Queenslander: First there is the hotel, the rooms, the facilities and there is the great service from the three wonderful girls at reception, Narelle, Stanni and Pamela. ..."
  • "We had the hotel room style, ground floor with 2 adults and 2 kids Dec 28-Jan3. It is a misnomer to call it a hotel really. No bar, no all day restaurant and rooms service only from the dinner menu. T..."
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#21 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "We stayed 3 nights in a ground floor room. Recently refurbished Small room with motel facilities. Huge TV, Good quality towels which is always appreciated. Bed was very firm. I think to suit Asian vis..."
  • "I stayed here by myself for one night in September. I booked through wotif on a secret hotel and got a room for a really good price (under $90). The hotel has had a refurb since I stayed here in 2004 ..."
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