Destination guide

Charming Yarrabah will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Yarrabah. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events, this romantic city won't disappoint. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Yarrabah

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Yarrabah has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Esplanade Lagoon (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Cairns Aquarium (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Gordonvale Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Yarrabah

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Yarrabah is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Fitzroy Island National Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Cairns Esplanade (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Muddy's Playground (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Yarrabah

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 13.3 mi (21.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Yarrabah?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 165 holiday rentals near Yarrabah. From 61 Houses to 90 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Yarrabah 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 Yarrabah?

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

  • Palm Cove Beach: 571 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Esplanade: 559 holiday rentals
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach: 553 holiday rentals
  • Clifton Beach: 572 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 557 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yarrabah 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 Houses in Yarrabah?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 61 Houses in Yarrabah. Our other popular types of Yarrabah holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 90 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Yarrabah?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 96 holiday homes with pool available in Yarrabah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.