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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD 4870

+61 740 449 000

per night


based on 3,577 reviews


Value for money

A stay at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns places you in the heart of Cairns, steps from Cairns Private Hospital and Cairns Base Hospital. Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Cairns? This hotel has facilities measuring 2562 square feet (238 square meters), including a conference center. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Mountain view
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • VIP room facilities


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


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


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

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Fishing
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling

Media and entertainment

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


  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


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

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Street parking


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Places of interest near Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

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209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD 4870

Restaurants and Cafés

Rocco0.2 mi
Paper Crane by Crystalbrook0.2 mi
Harbourside Bar & Kitchen0.5 mi
Splash Seafood Restaurant0.5 mi

Traveler Reviews

GoodBased on 3577 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very helpful staff and wonderful views. (in 303 reviews)
  • "Room clean, comfortable and tastefully decorated." (in 265 reviews)
  • "Great location, close to everything." (in 198 reviews)
Cons -
  • no free parking on site. (in 43 reviews)
  • The bathroom looked a bit tired. (in 37 reviews)
  • Air condition not working (in 34 reviews)

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Frequently asked questions

  • Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is typically below the average price of 4 star hotels in Cairns. On average, you can expect to pay $147 per night in Cairns. Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns typically costs $108 per night, which is $39 cheaper than the Cairns average.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Cairns to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, expect a 6min drive as they are around 2.2 mi apart.

  • With parking available at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, you could always rent a car for as low as $48/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Cairns. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Cairns to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • There is a restaurant at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +61 740 449 000 for kitchen hours. Guests staying at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Yes, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns 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.

  • The city center nearest to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is Cairns, which is 0.6 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Cairns Convention Centre, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • The best contact number for Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is +61 740 449 000.

  • Yes, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a fitness center available to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns guests.

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