Where to stay around Cairns, QLD, AU?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 717 vacation rentals near Cairns. From 347 apartments to 304 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cairns for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Cairns?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cairns. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Freshwater Station: 685 vacation rentals
  • Cairns Station: 687 vacation rentals
  • Redlynch Station: 685 vacation rentals
  • Esplanade Lagoon: 687 vacation rentals
  • Cairns Tropical Zoo: 709 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cairns listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Cairns?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 347 apartments in Cairns. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cairns include:

  • Houses: 304 rentals available
  • Villas: 18 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including studios and more.

Can I rent beachfront rentals in Cairns?

Absolutely, VRBO has 178 beachfront rentals in Cairns. You have also many other possibilities in Cairns area, including:

  • Golf rental rentals: 171 rentals
  • Ocean view rentals: 47 rentals
  • Mountain view rentals: 37 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with online bookable in Cairns?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with online bookable among our 541 vacation rentals with online bookable available in Cairns. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Cairns

    The rainforest and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Cairns. Well known for its coral reefs, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in Cairns

    Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Cairns a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Cairns Aquarium (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Cairns Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Esplanade Lagoon (3 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)

    Exploring the coral reefs and other natural features in Cairns

    Travelers love Cairns for its lush rainforest and pristine beaches. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cairns is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Great Barrier Reef (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
    • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Flecker Botanic Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Red Arrow Walk (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland (2.5 mi / 4 km)