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The Best Luxury Hotels in Cairns, Australia

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Updated: 25 July 2017
Cairns can seem a little ‘small-town’ and while it might be a little quiet in the boutique hotel scene, you can still get your hit of luxury here. Whether you’re visiting for a romantic getaway, for a family-friendly week by the beach, or just seeing what Cairns has to offer, we have the perfect luxury options for you. With the tropical weather in this city, you’ll want a hotel decked out with sea breezes, incredible swimming pools and mod-cons to boot.
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Reef Casino Hotel

In the heart of Cairns City, you’ll find the luxury Reef Casino Hotel. Every suite boasts a spa bath and private garden balcony with a view of the city or the iconic Trinity Inlet. The hotel facilities include a rooftop swimming pool, gymnasium and sauna, as well as a fantastic banquet and of course, casinos.

Suite 1, 35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns City, Australia +61 7 4030 8888

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Shangri La Hotel

With the option to choose from a sea or marina view suite, the Shangri La leaves little to be desired with beautiful modern décor, Egyptian cotton sheets and uninterrupted views. With all the added luxuries of a health club, free wifi, an inhouse restaurant and two bars to choose from, the Shangri La is a great option for those seeking luxury in Cairns.

Shangri La Hotel, Pierpoint Road, Cairns, Australia +61 7 4031 1411

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Vision Cairns

Positioned on the Esplanade, these apartments are perfect if you’re wanting an apartment stay with a bit more room. If you’re visiting Cairns with the kids or a group of friends, you can get 2 or 3 bedroom suites. Your room view options include esplanade, sea or garden. All resort style facilities are included; BBQ, full gymnasium and a gorgeous lagoon style pool the kids will love. Vision Cairns is in the perfect location for the best restaurants in town.

Vision Cairns Apartments, 125-129 Esplanade, Cairns, Australia +61 7 4080 7600

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Water’s Edge

With the hot summer days that north Queensland brings, this is the place you want to be – with the most luxurious pools in Cairns. These apartments (even swim-out suites available) boast stunning ocean views, gourmet kitchens with luxury appliances, spa bath and lots of space.

+61 7 4044 2300

Water’s Edge, 155 Esplanade, Cairns, Australia +61 7 4044 2300