4.3 out of 5

"You were made welcome from the moment you step inside the premises. Staff very friendly. Room very clean over looking the ocean. Enough parking for ve ... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 28 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Cairns North awaits you at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find Cairns Aquarium and Cairns Esplanade. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free WiFi, balconies, and LCD TVs.

All 173 rooms feature MP3 docks, satellite TV, and in-room childcare. In-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and round-the-clock room service. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Free newspapers, safes, and hairdryers are also available.

The restaurant, Teshi's Restaurant, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and spa tub. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a free area shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Cairns North hotel include Cairns Night Markets and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens.

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$119 per night

Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside ratings based on 913 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

Everyone (444) Couples (344) Business (1) Family (120) Other (1)
5 out of 5
Staff were very accommodating and friendly. The service provided by the staff at the desk was exceptional.

Posted by on 3 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
Good room service That I’d paid for on wotif and they still used my card for a fee which can be taken by the hotel there and then but won’t get back for 3 to 5 business days. If it can be taken instantly it should be credited instantly

Posted by on 26 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
Hôtel bien placé, près de l’eau. Calme et propre. Chambre spacieuse

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Awesome experience. Meals were excellent. Staff were lovely, especially restaurant staff. Can't fault anything

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great staff, love your 24hr room service, food was great

Posted by on 20 Dec. 2018

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Dec. 2018

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5 out of 5
Quiet hotel excellent service nice cool room close to cairns city easy parking close to beach

Posted by on 16 Dec. 2018

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4 out of 5
Nice hotel, close to the boardwalk and away from the hustle and bustle.

Posted by on 9 Dec. 2018

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4 out of 5
Good value for the money and great view from the ocean view rooms. The meal we had in the restaurant was exellent and I would stay there again.

Posted by on 7 Dec. 2018

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3 out of 5
Adequate. Staff not friendly. Room ok. Restaurant not a lot of choice. Would expect some seafood on menu.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 25 Nov. 2018

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About the Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

Location 209-217 The Esplanade, Cairns North, QLD 4870

Property Features

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 4 meeting rooms available. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the family-friendly Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside. An area shuttle within 2 kilometers and A shopping centre shuttle are free. Self parking is free. For a fee, the property may offer extended parking privileges after check-out. This 4-star Cairns North hotel is smoke free.

  • 173 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 237 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1986
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) (4.6 km / 2.8 mi)
  • Train station: Cairns Station (2.6 km / 1.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 2 kilometers and shopping centre shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside offers 173 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with MP3 docking stations and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 108-cm LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Electric kettle
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Teshi's Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Blue Mango Cafe Wine Bar – This bistro specialises in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 45.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Union Pay

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 50 per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 27.50 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 45.00 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3.00 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Harbourside Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

You should know

  • Free WiFi in public areas has a 4-device limit.