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Rydges Esplanade Cairns Resort, Cairns

With the Great Barrier Reef and the World Heritage Rainforest at your fingertips, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is the perfect location to commence your Tropical North Queensland experience.

The views are breathtaking. Located on the Cairns Esplanade, just a short stroll to the heart of the city, the Resort offers stunning views of the Coral Sea and rainforest-clad mountains.

Our hotel room accommodation offers 242 generously proportioned air-conditioned rooms, the decor reflecting the tropical lifestyle and the landscapes of Cairns are the surrounding region. All room feature private balconies, mini-bar, in-house movies and 24 hour room service.

The Resort also boasts semi-self contained and fully self-contained Apartments. This style of accommodation is ideally suited to family holidays, with one and two bedrooms available. The Tower Apartments are equipped with a full size fridge, dishwasher, crockery and cutlery, laundry and separate living area. The Studio Apartments are similar in style but with limited cooking facilities.

You can spend hours simply relaxing and re-energising yourself. Enjoy a therapeutic massage from the in-house masseuse. After a game of tennis why not cool down in one of three swimming pools located in beautiful surrounds or indulge in a cocktail at the swim-up bar. Steam it up in the sauna before pounding out those calories in the Health & Fitness Centre.

Whether you’re relaxing poolside or just soaking up the sun, the Resort’s professional and friendly staff are there to answer your every need.

Facilities and services include a courtesy airport and city centre transfers, tour desk, lobby shop, hair salon, two tennis courts, business centre convenience store and baby-sitting services.

Accommodation Options

Run Of House Hotel Room

King Hotel Room

One Bedroom Tower Apartment

Two Bedroom Tower Apartment

One Bedroom Studio Apartment

Two Bedroom Studio Apartment

Ocean View Hotel Room

Activites and Experiences at Rydges Esplanade Cairns Resort

  • Cycling You can hire bikes at the resort for an extra charge.
  • Exercising The resort has a fully equipped health and fitness club which includes gymnasium equipment and aerobic classes. Classes are at an extra charge.
  • Meditating/Relaxing Yoga and Pilates classes are held at the health and fitness club and a masseuse is also available. Extra charge applies.
  • Swimming The resort has three swimming pools.
  • Tennis The resort has two full size tennis courts. There is a charge for balls and racquets.
  • Rydges
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • 24 hour Reception
  • Babysitting On request. Prices available from Concierge.
  • Bar Cocktail, lounge and pool bars.
  • BBQ Facilities On request.
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Car park Undercover secure parking.
  • Courtesy transfer Airport/ hotel (Must be pre-booked); City Centre shuttle. Both services are for FIT guests only.
  • Child Pool
  • Cafe/Coffee shop
  • Conference/Convention Facilities Three function rooms catering from small groups up to 250.
  • Cots Available On request.
  • Cycle/Running Path
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Group
  • Gymnasium Fully equipped and staffed Health and Fitness Club.
  • Hairdresser
  • High Chair On request.
  • Ice
  • Iron
  • Kiosk On-site convenience store open seven days a week stocking grocery items, souvenirs and snacks.
  • Laundry There are laundries available on some floors of the Hotel Tower and one in the Studio Apartments. The Tower Apartments have their own private laundry facilities.
  • Masseur/Masseuse Bookings required.
  • Foreign Currency Exchange
  • Non Smoking Establishment There are non-smoking floors in the Hotel and Apartment Towers as well as the Studio Apartments.
  • Non Smoking Floor
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor There are three pools.
  • Swimming Pool – Heated One pool which is heated in winter.
  • Porter service
  • Public Telephone Located in the lobby area of reception.
  • Restaurant Licensed
  • Room Service 24 hour room service.
  • Safety deposit box Available at reception. There are also in-room safes. Both at an extra charge.
  • Sauna Located in their Health and Fitness Club.
  • Security System Security system on premises.
  • Shop Lobby shop selling films, jewellery.
  • Sky Channel
  • Spa Located in their Health Club.
  • Tennis Court – Full Size Two full size tennis courts on premises.
  • Tour Desk Open 24 hours; located at reception.
  • Active Fully equipped Health Club with aerobic classes and gymnasium facilities.
  • City
  • Health and Fitness Fully equipped Health Club.
  • Honeymoon They provide a welcome gift to you if you advise on booking that you are honeymooners.
  • Indulgence/Luxury Three bedroom penthouses and four bedroom penthouses.
  • Relaxation
  • Sport Two full size tennis courts.
  • Japanese
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Disabled
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Group
  • Luxury
  • Meetings Incentive Conventions
  • Romantic
  • Self-Drive
  • Senior
  • Wedding
  • Australian Tourism Export Council
  • Tourism Tropical North Qld
  • Sunlover Holidays
  • American Express
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cheques Bank
  • Cash
  • Diners Club
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • Foreign Exchange Draft
  • Japan Credit Bureau
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Master Charge
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Foreign Travellers Cheques
  • Visa
  • 4 1/2 Stars
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bath
  • Additional Bathroom
  • Blankets
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Clock Radio
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Cooking Facilities – Limited
  • Cot
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Dishwasher
  • Ensuite
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • In-house movies
  • Internet Access
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen
  • Microwave oven
  • Mini Bar
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Telephone
  • Private Facilities
  • Rollaway Bed
  • Safe
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Washing Machine
  • Washer and dryer

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