Places to stay in Cairns & the Great Barrier Reef
Browse below for some of the most luxurious hotels and accommodation in Cairns & the Great Barrier Reef. Our Cairns & the Great Barrier Reef travel specialists regularly visit and inspect the accommodation we feature to ensure they are of an exacting standard.
Consistently ranked as one of the top 10 resorts in the world, Lizard Island is a spectacular and secluded island escape that is the ultimate in understated luxury.
Situated on the northern tip of Hamilton Island in Queensland’s idyllic Whitsundays, qualia is one of Australia’s finest luxury resorts. You don’t have to take our word for it – in 2012 it was voted the Best Resort in the World in the Condé Nast Traveller Reader’s Choice Awards.
The unpretentious 41-room resort on tiny Lady Elliot Island provides one of the Great Barrier Reef’s most genuine eco-tourism experiences, where the spectacular nature of the place takes centre stage.
Enjoy your very own Robinson Crusoe experience at this island resort in the upper reaches of the Great Barrier Reef.
Hotel Cairns is a 4-star resort hotel, with a private tropical atmosphere, set right in the centre of the city. It’s also located within an easy walking distance to the city’s beautiful and famous Esplanade, where you can spend hours walking along and admiring the stunning views.