Cairns holiday rentals

Find and compare great deals on holiday rentals in Cairns from hundreds of travel sites

Cairns, QLD, Australia
19 Jan — 20 Jan2
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Wed 19/1
Thu 20/1
...and more

Refine Your Search

Guest Ratings
See all filters

Popular Holiday Rentals in Cairns

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments
Southern Cross Atrium Apartments
8.4 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.3 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1,452 reviews
8.4

Centrally located, Southern Cross Atrium Apartments offers easy access to Cairns's best sightseeing areas. The various amenities this modern property has to offer include a sauna, a swimming pool and free Wi-Fi.

Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
7.8 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.1 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 446 reviews
7.8

The property is situated in Cairns and is close to nearby landmarks, including the Cairns Civic Theatre and Night Markets. Just a short stroll from Cairns Central, it offers air-conditioned apartments with complimentary wireless internet access.

Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel
Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel
7.7 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
4.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 202 reviews
7.7

Located in Cairns, Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel is an easy drive from Kuranda Scenic Railway and offers free private parking on site. It provides free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

Cairns Private Apartments
Cairns Private Apartments
8.9 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.8 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 539 reviews
8.9

Centrally located, Cairns Luxury Apartments offers easy access to Cairns's best tourist attractions. It also features a swimming pool, a sauna and a gym.

Riley's Apartments
Riley's Apartments
9.7 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.2 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
9.7

Centrally situated, Riley's Apartments offers easy access to Cairns's best hot spots. It also features an outdoor pool, wireless internet and a Jacuzzi.

Villa Vaucluse Apartments
Villa Vaucluse Apartments
7.6 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.2 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
GoodBased on 23 reviews
7.6

Centrally positioned, Villa Vaucluse Apartments allows for easy access to Cairns's best sightseeing areas. It also offers massage services, an express check-in and check-out feature and an outdoor pool.

Vision Cairns Esplanade
Vision Cairns Esplanade
9.1 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 408 reviews
9.1

Vision Apartments Cairns is conveniently set in Cairns and provides 2 swimming pools, plus sweeping views of the mountains and the sea. It also features a sauna and an outdoor pool.

Waterfront Terraces
Waterfront Terraces
8.3 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
1.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 91 reviews
8.3

Situated in Cairns, Waterfront Terraces is a short walk from Cairns Esplanade and features a saltwater swimming pool. It offers unique apartments with an en suite bathroom and a kitchen.

Coral Reef Apartments
Coral Reef Apartments
10.0 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
2.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
10.0

Located in Cairns, Coral Reef Apartments is an easy drive from Kuranda Scenic Railway and provides on-site parking. It also offers a tour desk, a sauna and an outdoor pool.

Cascade Gardens
Cascade Gardens
8.5 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.5 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 657 reviews
8.5

Centrally situated, Cascade Gardens allows for easy access to Cairns's best hot spots. The multiple amenities this stylish property offers include free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

Tips for booking a Cairns holiday rental

Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Cairns:$145/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$32/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Thursday
$94 - $409
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$119 - $205
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Cairns vacation rentals

Show all 293 vacation rentals
1
Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments
Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments
9.4 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.8 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Conveniently situated, Jack & Newell Cairns Holiday Apartments offers easy access to Cairns's best hot spots. It also has an outdoor saltwater swimming pool.

2
Cascade Gardens
Cascade Gardens
8.5 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.5 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Centrally situated, Cascade Gardens allows for easy access to Cairns's best hot spots. The multiple amenities this stylish property offers include free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

3
Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel
7.8 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.1 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

The property is situated in Cairns and is close to nearby landmarks, including the Cairns Civic Theatre and Night Markets. Just a short stroll from Cairns Central, it offers air-conditioned apartments with complimentary wireless internet access.

Cheapest holiday rentals in Cairns

Show all 293 vacation rentals
First City Caravilla
First City Caravilla
7.9 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
3.6 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Located in Cairns, First City Caravilla is within a 15-minute drive of Cairns Airport and offers free Wi-Fi and a swimming pool. It also features a BBQ/picnic area, a tour desk and a playground.

$69
Avg. per night
Contemporary Convenient Central Retreat
Contemporary Convenient Central Retreat
10.0 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.9 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Less than 20 minutes' stroll from Cairns Railway Station, Contemporary Convenient Central Retreat offers guests a convenient base while in Cairns. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

$72
Avg. per night
Coral Reef Apartments
Coral Reef Apartments
10.0 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
2.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Located in Cairns, Coral Reef Apartments is an easy drive from Kuranda Scenic Railway and provides on-site parking. It also offers a tour desk, a sauna and an outdoor pool.

$85
Avg. per night
Southern Cross Atrium Apartments
Southern Cross Atrium Apartments
8.4 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.3 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Centrally located, Southern Cross Atrium Apartments offers easy access to Cairns's best sightseeing areas. The various amenities this modern property has to offer include a sauna, a swimming pool and free Wi-Fi.

$93
Avg. per night
Royal Palm Villas
Royal Palm Villas
7.9 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
1.2 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Boasting a swimming pool and an outdoor pool, Royal Palm Villas is located in Cairns and offers comfortable accommodation. It also features luggage storage, an express check-in and check-out feature and bicycle rental.

$96
Avg. per night
Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel
Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel
7.7 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
4.7 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Located in Cairns, Cairns Reef Apartments & Motel is an easy drive from Kuranda Scenic Railway and offers free private parking on site. It provides free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and luggage storage.

$103
Avg. per night
Bluewater Bed & Breakfast Cairns
Bluewater Bed & Breakfast Cairns
10.0 Excellent
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
15.3 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Featuring a private beach and an outdoor pool, Bluewater Bed & Breakfast Cairns is situated in Cairns and provides comfortable accommodation. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

$115
Avg. per night
Villa Vaucluse Apartments
Villa Vaucluse Apartments
7.6 Good
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Show on map
0.2 km from city centre, Cairns, QLD, Australia 

Centrally positioned, Villa Vaucluse Apartments allows for easy access to Cairns's best sightseeing areas. It also offers massage services, an express check-in and check-out feature and an outdoor pool.

$116
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Cairns

Cairns vacation rental FAQs

  • How much does a holiday rental in Cairns cost?

    $146 per night is how much a holiday rental in Cairns costs, on average. $33 per night was the cheapest price recently found by our users, though anything for $108 per night or less is a good deal. Keep in mind that Cairns holiday rental prices fluctuate throughout the year: the most expensive month to book is December, and the cheapest time to book is August.

  • What is the best Cairns holiday rental?

    The best holiday rental in Cairns is Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments, according to our user data. 10 users from HotelsCombined gave the Jack & Newell Holiday Apartments a 9.4/10 rating.

  • What’s the closest holiday rental to Cairns Airport?

    If you’re looking to stay close to Cairns Airport for your trip to Cairns, then consider booking a Edge Apartments Cairns holiday rental. This holiday apartment is just 2.2 km away from the Cairns airport.

  • What part of Cairns is best to stay in?

    Cairns CBD is the best part of the city to stay in if you’re looking for a holiday rental in Cairns. The Southern Cross Atrium Apartments is our most popular holiday rental in this neighbourhood. While there are other neighbourhoods throughout Cairns, 81% of HotelsCombined users searched for rentals in Cairns CBD in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice.

  • What’s the most popular holiday rental in Cairns near Barlow Park?

    Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel is the most popular Cairns holiday rental near Barlow Park (the city’s most popular landmark). It’s a 0.9 km trip from Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel to Barlow Park. While there may be other holiday rentals near Barlow Park, Cairns Central Plaza Apartment Hotel received high marks (7.8/10) from 446 users.