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Cairns City Motel

Rental with Outdoor pool

2 stars

169 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD 4870

+61 740 512 144

based on 1,031 reviews

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Sat 6/29

About Cairns City Motel, Cairns

Value for money
Offering free WiFi for all guests and an outdoor swimming pool, Cairns City Motel is located in just 5 minutes' walk from The Esplanade and Cairns Lagoon. Guests enjoy on-site parking. All rooms offer a TV and a dining setting. Cairns Motel is 5 minutes' walk from Cairns Civic Theatre and 5 minutes' drive from Cairns Convention Centre. It is 10 minutes' drive from Cairns Airport. The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is 15 minutes' drive away. Each room offers a microwave, a toaster and tea/coffee making facilities. All rooms include a private bathroom with a shower. Guests of Cairns City Motel have access to a tour desk, which offers tours and local advice on the surrounding area.

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Standard Rooms - Mountain view
1 twin bed

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Double Rooms - Harbor view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



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Queen Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

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$76 totalSuper.com
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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans


  • Window
  • Quiet street view
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine


  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Cleaning products

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Saltwater pool
  • Outdoor pool


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Casino

Cairns City Motel Reviews

GoodBased on 1,031 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Location was great and friendly staff. (in 116 reviews)
  • Staff were helpful and friendly. (in 68 reviews)
  • Very close to the city (in 43 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room stunk of cigarette smoke. (in 63 reviews)
  • Drinking water facility was not available. (in 25 reviews)
  • The bed sheets were stained. (in 22 reviews)

Cairns City Motel room booking info

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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Cairns City Motel compare to other 2 star hotels in Cairns?

    Cairns City Motel is typically below the average price of 2 star hotels in Cairns. On average, you can expect to pay $95 per night in Cairns. Cairns City Motel typically costs $85 per night, which is $11 cheaper than the Cairns average.

  • How far is Cairns City Motel from Cairns?

    If you're looking to go directly from Cairns to Cairns City Motel, expect a 7min drive as they are around 2.5 mi apart.

  • What is the best way to get to Cairns City Motel from Cairns?

    With parking available at Cairns City Motel, you could always rent a car for as low as $15/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Cairns. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Cairns City Motel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cairns.

  • Does Cairns City Motel have a pool?

    Yes, Cairns City Motel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is Cairns City Motel to Cairns city center?

    When staying at Cairns City Motel there is just 0.3 mi between you and Cairns city center. While making your way to the center of Cairns, you should plan to visit Pro Dive Cairns Day Trips, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Cairns City Motel?

    The best contact number for Cairns City Motel is +61 740 512 144.

  • Does Cairns City Motel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Cairns City Motel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Cairns City Motel?

    The required check-out time is 10:00 AM. Please plan accordingly before your departure to avoid any penalties or fees.

  • How much is a room at Cairns City Motel?

    $95/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $77/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Is there laundry service in Cairns City Motel?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests. Need to straighten out your clothes? The accommodation features an ironing board and an iron.

  • What is the distance from Cairns City Motel, Cairns to Pro Dive Cairns Day Trips?

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  • When did momondo last update prices for hotels in Cairns?

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Places of interest near Cairns City Motel

Attractions in Cairns, Australia curated by momondo

Cairns City Motel location: 169 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD 4870

Top landmarks

Cairns Regional Gallery0.4 mi
Cairns Central Shopping Centre0.5 mi
Cairns Rainforest Dome0.6 mi
Reef Hotel Casino0.6 mi
Cairns Historical Society Museum0.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Paper Crane by Crystalbrook0.1 mi
Dundees at the Cairns Aquarium0.1 mi
Atrium Restaurant & Bar0.1 mi
Yum Sing Restaurant Cairns0.1 mi
The Stanley Cairns0.1 mi
The Vine Room0.1 mi
Castaway - Ibis Styles Cairns0.1 mi
Treasure Court Restaurant - Hotel Cairns0.1 mi
Rocco0.2 mi

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