Hides Hotel Cairns is a preferred and recommended leisure property for the tourist, corporate, family and large groups when visiting the Tropical North Queensland. It offers both the comfort and convenience of a modern large and comfortable hotel or the nostalgic charm and grace of budget heritage rooms. With the convenience of public transport outside our entrance and a tour desk to book all your tours that will collect you from our Hotel, you will be able to enjoy the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest, Kuranda Village and all of what Tropical North Queensland has to offer.

The wide colonial verandas that front the building provide a unique vantage point to view the city and offer a relaxing place to enjoy your complimentary continental breakfast in the morning or a bring your own refreshment and enjoy the evening twilight. Hides Hotel Cairns also offers 24 hour reception and tour booking service, guest laundry, and secured car parking available (small daily fee applies), pool and a 24 hour Internet Cafe or wireless internet in the hotel rooms.

In celebration of the 130th anniversary of Hides Hotel Cairns, we have teamed up with Sunlover Reef Cruises and Event Cinemas to bring you two exclusive packages. Follow the links below for more information and contact Hides Hotel direct on 1800 079 266 to book.


Room Types

Hides Hotel Cairns offers Double, Triple and Family Superior Rooms with ensuite, as well as  Bunk, Twin and Double Heritage Rooms with ensuite or shared bathroom facilities. 

All rooms offer:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Ceiling fans
  • Room service
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • ISD/STD phone & internet access
  • Security safe
  • Hair dryer
  • Flatscreen TV

Please note that our Heritage Bunk, Heritage Twin and Heritage Double all share a separate bathroom.

Business Centre

The business centre includes four working stations and there is Wi-Fi throughout the property to access the internet.

There is also a large functions room located on the property with wireless internet access for presentations, functions or special events.