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Room type

Mountain View Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Ocean View Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)

Family Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Standard Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

2 Bedroom Studio Apartment

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 2 infants)

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Tower

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 2 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 outdoor pools and free area shuttle

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Cairns North awaits you at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns. You'll be 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Highlights at this hotel include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a restaurant, and free self parking.

You can enjoy balconies, flat-screen TVs, and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 240 rooms. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. In-room massages, ceiling fans, and safes are also available.

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

209-217 Abbott Street Cairns North QLD 4870

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns features 3 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and a sauna. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 2562 square feet (238 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. A complimentary area shuttle within 5.00 km is available for guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 240 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2562 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 238 
  • Garden 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Minibar 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Coral Hedge Brasserie - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

Outdoor tennis courts and a health club are featured at the hotel. 3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 30 for adults and AUD 10.50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 17 per person (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.00 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
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  • Cairns Rydges
  • Esplanade Resort Cairns
  • Esplanade Rydges Cairns
  • Rydges Cairns
  • Rydges Cairns Esplanade Resort
  • Rydges Esplanade
  • Rydges Esplanade Cairns
  • Rydges Esplanade Resort

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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