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Budget Hotels Cairns

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Adobe Motel
$58 and up *
#6 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..."
  • "Hi there, I stayed here when I moved up from Sydney in August as im a contract teacher and was looking for somewhere to stay till I found more permanent accommodation. I paid $400 per week for two wee..."
Discovery Cairns 3.0 of 5
$68 and up *
#24 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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The Bellview
$19 and up *
#25 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..."
Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort
$59 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels | Bargain | Family
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#1 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "Being a single lady of five children I found this place to be affordable with lots to do. eg. TV room, tennis courts, pools, playground, Volleyball, pool table, do I need to say..."
  • "Whilst this place is 10mins out of the city centre, you don't really need to leave! The kids are continually entertained with so many activities and pools, on site store and cafe and daily free activi..."
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#60 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..."
Cannon Park Motel
$81 and up *
#30 of 66 hotels in Cairns
One traveler mentioned "budget accommodation" when describing this hotel.
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Balinese Motel 2.5 of 5
$77 and up *
#22 of 66 hotels in Cairns
3 travelers mentioned "budget accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are looking for budget accommodation but want to avoid the hostels Id thoroughly reccommend thus place. Great value for money :-)..."
  • "each day and the bathrooms were clean. We asked if they had airport pick-ups but were told to take a taxi. Good clean budget accommodation..."
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Koala Beach Resort 2.0 of 5
$37 and up *
#53 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..."
  • "Stayed here for a couple of nights, was a great price for a basic but clean 2 bedroom appartment. Pool was clean and front desk lady was very nice and let us do a late night check in and late check ou..."
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#9 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..."
  • "Coral Towers has the most amazing location on the Esplande with a beautiful view. The apartments are clean, spacious and ideal for a family of four, with all the basic amenities like dish washer, wash..."
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Acacia Court Hotel 3.5 of 5
$73 and up *
#52 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..."
  • "Just booked in. Smell of damp overwhelming through entrance hall. Room shoddy, very worn and constant damp smell. Bed linen extremely basic. Bathroom in bad need of updating. Only saving grace is the..."
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Rainbow Inn 3.0 of 5
$60 and up *
#62 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..."
  • "Stayed here last night. Yes the bathrooms Are an older style but were clean with great hot water n fresh soft towels . Bed was very comfy, everything worked in the room and the view of the tropical p..."
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Cairns Aquarius 3.0 of 5
$170 and up *
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#2 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Our family booked Cairns Aquarius based on the Trip Advisor reviews which we read. Always a bit apprehensive when we travel such a long way for an infrequent holiday, but I have to say that this plac..."
  • "It fantastic veiws and of the ocean great layout of apartment reasonable price easy walk to resturants and shops very central location management were very helpful undercover security parking it th..."
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Coral Reef Resort
$69 and up *
#4 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "Stayed for 2 nights with our two kids. Very spacious rooms overlooking the pool with a large living area. The manager was very helpful and accommodating. Maybe a 5 - 10 minute drive into the CBD. Woul..."
  • "We arrived later in the day by car and the property manager Graham got us checked in really fast. He was a world of knowledge and provided us with many things for us to do in the area. Cairns is quite..."
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#3 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..."
  • "The rooms are quite good. The one we stayed had a small kitchen attached with fridge/microwave so you have the chance to cook your on breakfast. Although the hotel also offers if you need it. The cent..."
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#56 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "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..."
  • "This is not really a four-star hotel, but for the price (whcih was very reasonable), it did not need to be. We had a good sized room (especially compared to Sydney!) and the (king-sized) bed was very ..."
Cairns Holiday Lodge
$75 and up *
#58 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Selected as a "cheap hotel" because... more
  • "The Cairns Holiday Lodge is a great motel on the edge of Cairns. The motel is only a 15 minute drive from the airport and a 15-20 minute walk from the middle of Cairns. The area is quite apart from ..."
  • "Now I understand why the reviews for this place are so contrasting. The owners are lovely and can't do enough for you. The location is close to town but also a short distance from the airport. Howe..."
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Royal Palm Villas
$74 and up *
#59 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Selected as a "cheap hotel" because... more
  • "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..."
  • "If you are looking for a cheap and cheerful room with a pool, this is the place. The rooms are a bit tired, but generally clean. The pool is great and the staff are very friendly. The bus is good tha..."
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#57 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "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..."
  • "We stayed here for one night over a busy weekend and found the staff very helpful and the location great for what we needed, but the rooms are quite dated and pretty basic, nothing to write home about..."
#8 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "We stayed at the above property during our trip to Cairns Australia. The apartment is excellent, spacious. Both bed rooms and bathrooms were excellent, clean, the apartment was fully well furnished...."
  • "Please extend your complete hospitality service to others in your industry. I want to yell out to the rest of Australia, "Get your staff properly trained and go to Europe and see how it's done!" Even..."
Cairns New Chalon 3.5 of 5
$48 and up *
#44 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Selected as a "cheap hotel" because... more
  • "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 ..."
  • "We stayed as a family of 6, and got 3 inter-connected rooms and a good price. The place is a bit away from the city - so unless you have your own car or transport arranged, it could be tough. There ..."
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Hides Hotel Cairns 3.5 of 5
$51 and up *
#45 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Selected as a "cheap hotel" because... more
  • "We managed to get a cheap deal via the information site at late notice after leaving the awful Globetrotters hostel (see my review!). This hotel is well managed by full time reception staff, you get f..."
  • "We (family of 3) stayed in hides hotel for three nights. Our room had three beds without any view. Fresh towels and toiletries were provided everyday, but no full housekeeping service. The Free Breakf..."
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High Chaparral Motel 3.5 of 5
$66 and up *
#5 of 11 Cairns B&B and Inns
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  • "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..."
  • "We stayed here while waiting to go on our Coral Princess Cruise of the Great Barrier Reef. We found it to be clean & comfortable. We found the staff to be most helpful & pleasant. It's in a good lo..."
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Palm Royale Cairns 4.0 of 5
$60 and up *
#39 of 66 hotels in Cairns
Selected as a "cheap hotel" because... more
  • "I like this hotel. The rooms were clean, comfortable and large. The staff were very helpful and found the shuttle services very useful as the hotel is located on the outskirts of the Cairns town centr..."
  • "Had a amazing time, very clean and helpful friendly staff. the shuttle bus to the center of cairns supplied by the hotel (at a small fee) was very convenient. The tropical style pool with palm trees ..."
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Cairns Queens Court 3.5 of 5
$63 and up *
#34 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Most of my good memories of cairns were upped up by staying at this place.think was upgraded to premier room which overluks pool area n mountains in the corner. Rooms are vry airy equipped with micro ..."
  • "Clean room limited on space with a bar fridge. Bathroom didn't have ventilation fan and set the alarm off with steam if door was left open Breakfast was coffee toast and congi Was value for the p..."
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#48 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "We stayed here for a couple of days to visit Cairns. The motel is oke. Like I said, nothing special. Small rooms, sufficient if you just sleep here, room is clean! Poor breakfast for AuUD$ 15. Better ..."
  • "I liked the place, will absolutely stay here on my next trip to Cairns. My room was simple and clean witch was exactly what I wanted. The veranda was an unexpected bonus. Got great help with planning ..."
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#43 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "We stayed 3 nights at Cairns Southside, two nights on our arrival in Cairns before beginning our camping trip and again on our last night in Cairns before flying home. Since we were driving, we we..."
  • "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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#23 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "The hotel is situated near to the beach and not far from the centre of the town. The accomodation was very sufficient. We had a great room with kitchen, a neat bathroom with washing mashine and dryer...."
  • "Bay village is not a luxury hotel, but is an excellent value within walking distance of the Espalande. The restaurant is a gem, we were told by many locals it is one of their favorite places to go. Cl..."
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Reef Palms 3.5 of 5
$88 and up *
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#4 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "Just stayed here for one night. Got to the hotel late after calling ahead and booking a room - detailed instructions and easy to find room. Staff very pleasant to deal with. Hotel is clean, neat, real..."
  • "We selected Reef Palms for our four night stay in Cairns based on Trip Advisor reviews and were not at all disappointed. Charming place with all the amenities you need if you are out and about explori..."
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Cairns Plaza Hotel 3.5 of 5
$84 and up *
#35 of 66 hotels in Cairns
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  • "I stayed here for 4 nights. Located on the Esplanade, Perfect if you have kids as its right opposite Muddy's Playground. Had a spacious suite facing the ocean & was able to enjoy the new years eve fir..."
  • "We stayed here for 4 nights as it was part of a flight package my family had purchased. Very good location, right in the water but its room dates back to maybe 30 years ago? Because how old the sheets..."
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