Where to stay near Cairns?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 513 holiday rentals near Cairns. From 262 Studios to 255 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cairns for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cairns?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cairns. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cairns Esplanade: 515 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 515 holiday rentals
  • Esplanade Lagoon: 517 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Night Markets: 517 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Civic Theatre: 518 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cairns listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Studios in Cairns?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 262 Studios in Cairns. Our other popular types of Cairns holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 255 holiday houses
  • Houses: 208 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 8 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cairns?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 363 holiday homes with pool available in Cairns. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Cairns

    The rainforest and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Cairns. Well known for its coral reefs, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in Cairns

    Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Cairns a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Cairns Aquarium (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Cairns Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Esplanade Lagoon (3 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)

    Exploring the coral reefs and other natural features in Cairns

    Travellers love Cairns for its lush rainforest and pristine beaches. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cairns is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Barrier Reef (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
    • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Flecker Botanic Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Red Arrow Walk (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland (2.5 mi / 4 km)