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Premium Room, 2 Double Beds, Sea View
Room with view
291 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
Room with view
301 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Room
Room with view
290 square feet
1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, Multiple Beds
1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Sea View
Room with view
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Sea View
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Room, 2 Double Beds (Seafront)
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom
Room with view
344 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed
Room with view
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Room, 1 King Bed (Seafront)
Room with view
306 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
Room with view
301 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
291 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Room, Multiple Beds, Sea View
Room with view
301 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed (Seafront)
Room with view
366 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Waterfront Cairns hotel in Cairns North, near Cairns Esplanade

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Located in Cairns (Cairns North), Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside, an IHG Hotel is within a 5-minute drive of Cairns Night Markets and Cairns Esplanade. This 4-star hotel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens.

Make yourself at home in one of the 173 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Satellite programming and MP3 docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. Guests can get to nearby shops on the complimentary shuttle.

Enjoy international cuisine at Harbourside Bar & Kitchen, a poolside restaurant which features a garden view. You can also stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside, an IHG Hotel

209-217 The Esplanade, Cairns North, QLD 4870

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/cafe. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. 4 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside, an IHG Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Children's games
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Water dispenser
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1986
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Computer station
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 237
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Terrace
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count 4
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Concierge services
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 173
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside, an IHG Hotel offers 173 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature MP3 docking stations and safes. Rooms open to balconies. A pillow menu is available. 108-cm LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, desk chairs, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary newspapers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Television
  • Free newspaper
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Pay movies
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Satellite TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Pillow menu
  • LCD TV
  • MP3 docking station
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Desk chair

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Harbourside Bar & Kitchen - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Natural Wine Bar - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this wine bar specializes in international cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

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

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 45.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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 may be 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.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB International, Union Pay, and Eurocard. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

UnionPay

Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing

Property does not require health documentation at check-in

Cashless transactions are available

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Masks are not compulsory at the property

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff does not wear personal protective equipment

Mobile key entry is not available

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Children stay free - maximum age 12

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Children stay free

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Number of children who can stay free - 2

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 50 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 30.00 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 45.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

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

We should mention

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.

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

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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