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1 room, 2 adults

Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia

3-star3 stars
Berth H15 Sailfish Quay, Marlin Marina, Cairns, QLD, 4870, Australia

3-star houseboat with bar/lounge, near Cairns Esplanade
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
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Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia

from NZ$188
  • Double Cabin with Ensuite
  • Double Plus Bunk
  • Deluxe Suite
  • Double Bunk
  • Standard Twin Room

What’s around Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia


  • In Cairns Central Business District
  • Cairns Esplanade - 10 min walk
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 1 min walk
  • Cairns Marlin Marina - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Convention Centre - 10 min walk
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre - 15 min walk
  • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome - 6 min walk
  • ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 12 min drive
  • Cairns Station - 17 min walk
  • Freshwater Station - 17 min drive
  • Redlynch Station - 19 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
There is no front desk at this property. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Please be advised that this property is a boat and not a standard hotel.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free airport shuttle from 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM *


  • No parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Fishing on site
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Marina on site
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia’s small print

Also known as

  • Boatel Cairns Houseboat
  • Boatel Cairns Cairns
  • Boatel Cairns Houseboat
  • Boatel Cairns Houseboat Cairns


This property does not have elevators.

Parties and events are allowed on site. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Transfers via Shuttle are required and must be arranged at least 24 hours before travel by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 percent

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia

  • Are pets allowed at Boatel Cairns?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Boatel Cairns?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Boatel Cairns.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Boatel Cairns?
    Yes, a free airport shuttle is available from 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM on request.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Boatel Cairns?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.

Boatel Cairns, Cairns, Australia

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