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Most recommended holiday rentals in Cairns

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Southern Cross Atrium Apartments - Cairns - Patio
Southern Cross Atrium Apartments
8.1 Very Good
Cairns CBD£85+
£85+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments - Cairns - Building
Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments
7.6 Good
Cairns CBD£105+
£105+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Nrma Cairns Holiday Park
8 Very Good
£37+
£37+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
£78+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
£55+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Grosvenor In Cairns
6.6 Okay
£70+
£70+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Tropic Towers Apartments
8.5 Very Good
£109+
£109+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
£47+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Cairns Private Apartments
9.1 Wonderful
Cairns CBD£128+
£128+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Waterfront Terraces
8.3 Very Good
£95+
£95+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
201 Lake Street
8.3 Very Good
£124+
£124+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments
9.1 Wonderful
Cairns CBD£215+
£215+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Reef Gateway Apartments
8.2 Very Good
£147+
£147+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning

Holiday rentals near Cairns Regional Gallery

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Oasis Inn Apartments - Cairns - Pool
£55+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments - Cairns - Building
Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments
7.6 Good
Cairns CBD£105+
£105+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Good to know

Low season

March

High season

December

Average price (weeknight)

£78

Average price (weekend night)

£47
Cheapest month to stay with an average 49% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 80% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a holiday rental in Cairns

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Top tips for finding Cairns holiday rental deals

  • Set in far north Queensland, Cairns is an exciting base for visiting the massive Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. There are a wide range of Cairns holiday rentals available, including self-contained apartments, holiday parks, campsites and holiday homes surrounded by rainforest.
  • Live like a local and stay at the Charming Queensland by the Beach house, an immaculate three-bedroom holiday home. Only about a 12min drive from Cairns city, this Cairns holiday rental is a short walk from the beach, shops and local restaurants.
  • If you want to visit the markets in Cairns, stay at the centrally located Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments. A great place for a light meal, Rusty’s Market is open from Friday to Sunday, with stalls selling fresh fruit and produce. Cairns Night Markets & Food Court is known for its food stalls, as well as souvenirs, jewellery and massages.
  • Looking for a convenient and economical option in the city centre? Mid-City Luxury Suites has one- and two-bedroom apartments with full kitchens, laundry facilities and swimming pool. A range of shops and restaurants are within walking distance of the apartments.
  • Visitors can see an impressive collection of tropical plants from all around the world at the Cairns Botanical Gardens. Oasis Inn Holiday Apartments is roughly a 5min drive from the gardens, and guests are accommodated in studios or apartments that can sleep up to six people.
  • Holiday rentals in Cairns are around 41% more expensive than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Cairns.
  • The best holiday rental properties in Cairns are Stylish guesthouse short bush walk to beautiful swim beach. (9.9, 20 reviews), Blue Lagoon Villa B (9.8, 29), and Cairns Waterfront Luxury at Harbourlights (9.7, 168), based on ratings and reviews from real travellers.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap holiday rental in Cairns, you should consider visiting during the low season. The cheapest holiday homes in Cairns can be found in March and November.
  • The cheapest night for renting a holiday home in Cairns is Friday. In contrast, the most expensive is Wednesday.
  • Book your Cairns holiday rental at least 77 days before your stay begins to get the best price.

FAQs when booking a holiday home in Cairns

  • How much is a holiday rental for a week in Cairns?

    The average price for a weekly Cairns holiday rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is £1,226.

  • How much is a holiday rental for a month in Cairns?

    The average price for a monthly Cairns holiday rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is £5,254.

  • What types of holiday rentals are available in Cairns?

    There are loads of different property types that you can make your holiday home in Cairns. You’ll find apartments, campsites, condos, homestays and houses.

  • What are some of the most-loved holiday rentals available in Cairns?

    There are many types of properties available for Cairns holiday rentals. If you’re looking for something special, holiday rentals most loved by KAYAK users are Inn Cairns Boutique Apartments and Southern Cross Atrium Apartments.

  • Are there any pet-friendly holiday rentals in Cairns?

    There are a number of dog and pet-friendly Cairns holiday rentals, with around 3% allowing you to bring your pet along with you.

  • How much is a holiday rental in Cairns?

    KAYAK users have found holiday rentals in Cairns for as cheap as £68 in the last 3 days. The average price is £175.

  • How much is a holiday rental in Cairns for tonight?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Cairns holiday rentals for tonight for as low as £88. Search here for similar prices

  • How can I find holiday rentals near me in Cairns?

    Take a look at our holiday rentals map to find the best holiday rental homes near you.

  • What options are there for budget-friendly Cairns holiday rentals?

    There are several holiday parks that offer affordable accommodation in Cairns. BIG4 Cairns Crystal Cascades Holiday Park is around a 20min drive from the city, with a range of onsite studios, chalets and cabins. Facilities include a saltwater pool, playground, BBQ area and tennis court. Powered sites and camping pitches are also available, if you are bringing your own caravan or prefer to pitch a tent.

  • What pet-friendly holiday rentals are available in Cairns?

    NRMA Cairns Holiday Park welcomes dogs, cats and birds and is about a 5min drive from the centre of Cairns. If you’re travelling in a motorhome or caravan, you can select an ensuite site with a private bathroom and shower. Guests are also welcome to bring pets if they have their own tent. Onsite facilities include a swimming pool, camp kitchen and kiosk.

  • Which Cairns holiday rentals are close to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway?

    The Sanctuary Retreat is a spacious holiday home in Trinity Beach, around 10 km from Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Ride the cableway to experience panoramic views of Barron Falls and the World Heritage tropical rainforests of north Queensland. Visitors can also dine, shop and see wildlife in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest, and enjoy a guided tour at Red Peak Station.

  • Which accommodation in Cairns includes meals?

    All meals are included when you stay at Cairns Adventure Lodge. Located roughly 20min north-west of the city, breakfast, lunch and dinner is served daily in the communal dining hall. Guests can relax in private or shared apartments, marvel at the tropical gardens, swim in the saltwater pool and discover the natural attractions around Cairns.

Where to stay in Cairns?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Cairns by showing you the exact location of each holiday rental.