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Hides Hotel Cairns

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King Room Plus | In-room safe, desk, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Triple Room | In-room safe, desk, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
King Room | In-room safe, desk, cots/infant beds, free WiFi

Overview of Hides Hotel Cairns

Hides Hotel Cairns

3.5 star property
Cairns hotel in city centre

7.0/10 Good

1,009 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
The price is AU$112
Price available on 21/2/2023
87 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cairns Central Business District
  • Great Barrier Reef - 1 min drive
  • Cairns Esplanade - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 8 min drive
  • Cairns Station - 8 min walk
  • Freshwater Station - 11 min drive
  • Redlynch Station - 13 min drive


  • Frydays - 2 min walk
  • Corea Corea - 2 min walk
  • Perrotta's at the Gallery - 2 min walk
  • Cafe Fika - 3 min walk
  • Fetta's Greek Taverna - 3 min walk

About this property

Hides Hotel Cairns

A great choice for a stay in Cairns, Hides Hotel Cairns is only 4.3 mi (7 km) from the airport. Free WiFi is an added perk, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby parasailing, scuba-diving and snorkelling. Fellow travellers say good things about the comfortable beds and helpful staff.


English, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 94 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (14 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site self-parking (AUD 10.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • On-site extended parking (AUD 10 per night)
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–9:00 AM

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

What to do

  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba-diving nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach towels


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1968
  • Terrace


  • Lift


  • English
  • German

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 42-inch TV

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Cot/infant bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately AUD 12.50 for adults and AUD 6.25 for children
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for AUD 10 per stay


  • Self-parking costs AUD 10.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Extended parking costs AUD 10 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.


<p>Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.</p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Hides Hotel Cairns offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hides Hotel Cairns does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hides Hotel Cairns?
As of 7 Feb 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hides Hotel Cairns on 21 Feb 2023 start from AU$112, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hides Hotel Cairns?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hides Hotel Cairns?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hides Hotel Cairns?
Yes. Self-parking costs AUD 10.00 per day. Extended parking costs AUD 10 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hides Hotel Cairns?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
Is there an on-site casino at Hides Hotel Cairns?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Reef Hotel Casino (7-min walk) and Cazalys Cairns (5-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Hides Hotel Cairns and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as cycling, boat tours and scuba-diving.
Are there restaurants at or near Hides Hotel Cairns?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Bellocale Italian Seafood Restaurant (3-min walk), Dolce & Caffe (3-min walk) and Ganbaranba (3-min walk).
What's the area around Hides Hotel Cairns like?
Hides Hotel Cairns is in Cairns Central Business District, a short 8-minute drive from Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) and 3 minutes' walk from Cairns Night Markets. Travellers say that the area is walkable and good for shopping.







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10/10 Exceptional

Richard, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rhonnie, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

great place to stay
Just a great place to stay.
Nicholas, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

No Wi-Fi!
No Wi-Fi and no real help to get it to work. Also, can’t take a hot shower without worrying the fire alarm will go off. But no Wi-Fi
Jon, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Very quick stay here, room was clean and had all the facilities that we needed at the time. Located in the city centre which was handy and close to shops and restaurants.
Leilani, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

anthony, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

It’s a great location, I stay here every time I’m in Cairns. The property is dated and worn but has always been clean.
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8/10 Very good

Was easy to get around all I need in a room for one night thankyou
Paul, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Definitely needs some love. Staff also a bit disinterested.
Mark, 2-night business trip
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