Welcome to Cairns – A City of Adventure and Comfort

Thanks to our central location on Lake Street, Hides Hotel stands out as one of the best places to stay in Cairns, offering budget accommodation and serviced rooms. From here, the city’s attractions like the Cairns Esplanade and Rusty’s Markets within walking distance. Get ready to dive into the rich experiences that Cairns offers, be it exploring the Great Barrier Reef, then go chase waterfalls around the Atherton Tablelands, or experience the Daintree Rainforest – the world’s oldest rainforest.

Where to eat in Cairns

During your hotel stay, venture out to sample the unique flavours of the city. Try modern Japanese street food at Wawawa Izakaya, Cairns’ best ramen at Ganbaranba, or opt for vegetarian delights at Snoogies Health Bar. Candy Café offers exceptional coffee and smashed avo, while Jimmy’s Burger Co serves some of the best burgers in town.

Where to drink in Cairns

Looking for places to unwind? Try a classic Irish pub at PJ O’Briens, or enjoy speakeasy vibes and whisky cocktails at Three Wolves. The Downunder Bar offers a lively pool hall and late-night eats, while Miss Chief Bar & Eatery. serves cocktails on a cosy verandah. And those who love to dance, The Woolshed promises a thrilling night.

Things to do in Cairns

Immerse yourself in Cairns’ attractions. Embark on an adventure with Sunlover to explore the Great Barrier Reef. Indulge in the flavours of the region by sample local tropical produce at Rusty’s Market. Dive into the history of the region at Cairns Museum, or take a thrilling zip line ride over a crocodile at Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome. For breathtaking vistas, soar above the rainforest on the the Kuranda Skyrail and experience its stunning beauty.

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Let Us Help You in Plan Your Cairns Adventure

Our guest services at reception are always on hand to offer quality service to our savvy travellers. We’re more than happy to assist you in planning a memorable day out in Cairns, no matter your budget.