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Mantra Esplanade

4-star Hotel with Snorkeling

4 stars

53-57 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD 4141

+61 740 464 141
Very good

based on 1,211 reviews

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About Mantra Esplanade, Cairns

Value for money
Mantra Esplanade Cairns offers contemporary accommodation in Cairns and is within walking distance of Cairns Railway Station. Only a short stroll from The Reef Hotel Casino, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a private balcony, an in-room safe and a refrigerator. This modern resort features a range of amenities, including a BBQ/picnic area, a 24-hour reception and an outdoor pool. Guests can also enjoy free private parking on site. A friendly tour desk is in-house and Reef Fleet Terminal is minutes away on foot, making it easy for guests to discover the area and its attractions. There are 114 rooms at Mantra, each providing all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. Hot drinks can be made with the provided tea and coffee supplies. Mantra Esplanade is surrounded by the area's well-known attractions, including Cairns Convention Centre and Cairns Central, which are a short walk away. Under a 15-minute drive away, Cairns Airport is within easy reach.

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Standard Rooms - Harbor view


$119 totalAgoda.com
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Double Rooms - City view


$106 totalBooking.com
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King Rooms - City view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$106 totalPrestigia
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Other Rooms - Ocean view
2 twin beds

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$186 totalPrestigia
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony


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


  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Dining table

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available


  • Fax/photocopying

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Fitness center

Mantra Esplanade Reviews

Very goodBased on 1,211 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great location and friendly staff (in 346 reviews)
  • "Staff are friendly, welcoming and attentive." (in 259 reviews)
  • Staff were great. (in 200 reviews)
Cons -
  • No room cleaning at all. (in 119 reviews)
  • The room was a bit dated and small for the price.pics are very deceiving. (in 35 reviews)
  • Bed was a little uncomfortable (in 30 reviews)

Mantra Esplanade room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Mantra Esplanade compare to other 4 star hotels in Cairns?

    Mantra Esplanade is $68 cheaper than the average 4 star hotel in Cairns. You can usually find a nightly rate of $118 when staying at Mantra Esplanade.

  • How far is Mantra Esplanade from Cairns?

    Mantra Esplanade is 2.9 mi away from Cairns. You can typically expect your drive time from Mantra Esplanade to Cairns to be 8min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Mantra Esplanade from Cairns?

    If you intend on renting a car to travel from Cairns to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Mantra Esplanade offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $16/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Mantra Esplanade. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cairns.

  • Are there food options at Mantra Esplanade?

    One of the easiest dining options for Cairns guests staying in Mantra Esplanade is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Mantra Esplanade have a pool?

    Mantra Esplanade does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • How close is Mantra Esplanade to Cairns city center?

    When staying at Mantra Esplanade there is just 0.4 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 Mantra Esplanade?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Mantra Esplanade, call +61 740 464 141 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Mantra Esplanade have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Mantra Esplanade has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Mantra Esplanade?

    Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness center on-site, Mantra Esplanade is a great place to stay.

  • What time is check-out for Mantra Esplanade?

    Mantra Esplanade check-out time is 10:00 AM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at Mantra Esplanade?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Mantra Esplanade, Cairns is $178, but you may find great deals as low as $42. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Mantra Esplanade?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Mantra Esplanade, Cairns. Need to straighten out your clothes? The accommodation features an ironing board and an iron.

  • What is the distance from Mantra Esplanade, Cairns to Pro Dive Cairns Day Trips?

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

    Prices for hotels in Cairns are updated daily.

Places of interest near Mantra Esplanade

Attractions in Cairns, Australia curated by momondo

Mantra Esplanade location: 53-57 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD 4141

Top landmarks

Cairns Regional Gallery0.1 mi
Cairns Rainforest Dome0.2 mi
Reef Hotel Casino0.2 mi
Cairns Historical Society Museum0.4 mi
Cairns Central Shopping Centre0.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Vivaldis Restaurant0.0 mi
Perrotta's at the Gallery0.0 mi
Spicy Bite Indian Restaurant0.0 mi
Bushfire Flame Grill Restaurant - Pacific Hotel Cairns0.1 mi
Three Wolves0.1 mi
30/60 cairns0.1 mi
Orient Express Sushi Train0.1 mi
Rattle n Hum Bar & Grill – Cairns0.1 mi
Whiskey and Wine by Crystalbrook0.1 mi

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