Holiday rentals in Cairns City

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Top-rated holiday rentals in Cairns City

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Guest favourite
Guest suite in Cairns North
Botanic Retreat two streets from Cairns Esplanade
Welcome to Lily Pad Inn, a beautifully furnished tropical holiday hideaway near the top end of Cairns City Esplanade. This secluded property is set amongst your own botanic garden, with fish ponds, turtles & wildlife abound. The master bedroom, bathroom & private courtyard are completely your own & accompanied by a fully secure iron gate entrance from the street. The king sized four poster bed, with ample room to work, rest & play, will give you the best introduction to Cairns tropical living.
13–20 JulIndividual Host,
£162 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 592 reviews
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Flat in Cairns City
Coral Sea Penthouse - Ocean Views. On Esplanade
Penthouse Level apartment situated in the heart of the city overlooking the Esplanade lagoon.... what more could you want? This luxurious and spacious property offers guests the most amazing views, amenities in the best location in Cairns. Take the lift down to the Esplanade (entrance next to the Night markets) and you can walk to the Reef Fleet Terminal, Lagoon and to some of the most incredible Restaurants that Cairns has to offer! Apartment size - 139 square meters.
23–30 AprIndividual Host,
£206 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 165 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Comfort, City Centre with Ocean View!
A fully renovated and comfortable one bedroom apartment situated right on Cairns Esplanade in the heart of the city. Only a short walk to the Reef Fleet Terminal for your adventure on the Great Barrier Reef. Great views over the Cairns Lagoon & Harbour. Walking distance to many great restaurants, bars, cafés & with the Night Markets meters away. See Green Island on a clear day, from the balcony or kitchen. There is a pool, gym and BBQ's. Free WiFi & Carpark.
1–8 DecIndividual Host,
£124 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 263 reviews

Popular amenities for Cairns City holiday rentals

Stay near Cairns City's top sights

Cairns Central Shopping Centre173 locals recommend
Cairns Esplanade Lagoon281 locals recommend
Cairns Night Markets155 locals recommend
Cairns Aquarium152 locals recommend
The Reef Hotel Casino87 locals recommend
Kuranda Scenic Railway32 locals recommend

Other great holiday rentals in Cairns City

Guest favourite
Cabin in Kuranda
Spring Haven Kuranda – Rainforest Garden Retreat
12–19 DecProfessional Host,
£92 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 216 reviews
Guest favourite
Guest suite in Edge Hill
Chic, Self-Contained Apartment close to Airport
14–21 AugIndividual Host,
£65 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 441 reviews
Superhost
Flat in Cairns City
Re Open: Best 1 bed APT Cairns City
29 Apr – 6 MayIndividual Host,
£102 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 204 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Harbour Lights Barrier Reef Rainforest Water Views
21–28 OctIndividual Host,
£254 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 293 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Beautiful Tropics Apartment!
13–20 SeptIndividual Host,
£98 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 15 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
1 Bedroom Apt Ocean view on the Cairns Esplanade
25 May – 1 JunIndividual Host,
£117 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 15 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Absolute Waterfront - Enjoy Exceptional Lifestyle
9–16 OctIndividual Host,
£138 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 93 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Esplanade Apartment, 2 Bed, Kitchen, Carpark
22–29 JulIndividual Host,
£125 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 52 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Sub-penthouse studio apartment
1–8 AprProfessional Host,
£117 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 39 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Holiday Espie - Ocean Views & Prime Location
10–17 AugIndividual Host,
£277 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 40 reviews
Guest favourite
Flat in Cairns City
Exclusive 2bed Apt Cairns Marina
24–31 DecIndividual Host,
£202 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 32 reviews
Superhost
Guest suite in Cairns City
Ocean Front 2 Bedroom Unit CBD
27 Apr – 4 MayIndividual Host,
£213 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 4 reviews

Quick stats about holiday rentals in Cairns City

Total rentals

490 properties

Rentals with a pool

400 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

20 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

200 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

30K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

£8 before taxes and fees

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