Discovery Cairns Hotel

3 Star Self Rated

183 - 185 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870


Discovery Cairns is an ideal alternative to the myriad accommodation options on offer in the many Cairns hotels and motels and apartments. All guests at Discovery Cairns can enjoy either of our two large attractively landscaped pools, one featuring a waterfall and the other suitable for exercise. Adjacent to one of the pools are change rooms with showers for day use. A fully equipped guest laundry is available for guests.

Discovery Cairns is centrally located and is within 500 metres of Cairns City Centre, and with our great location, we are only a 5 min stroll to the famous Cairns Esplanade.

Our property features Classical North Queensland balconies and tropical surrounds. Comprising 53 rooms, including Queen, Twin and Triple rooms, Discovery Cairns offers a room type to suit all guest's needs.

Our fantastic bistro offers a great selection to suits all tastes and is also the ideal place to wind down with a refreshing drink at the end of an exciting day touring Cairns.

Property Features 2 saltwater swimming pools, restaurant & bar, open 7 days, twin rooms, ground level rooms available, ensuite bathrooms, low rise - ground & first floor, accessible by stairs, off street parking, guest laundry, all tour operators pick up at front door, onsite manager, direct dial telephones, broadband internet available, day use lounge & showers/toilet area complimentary for guests, austar television in superior rooms.

Room Descriptions

Standard Room

Standard Room sleeps up to 3 people, and are modern and well equipped. An extra charge applies for the third person or $30 per night on top of standard room tarrif

Superior Room

Pool-view room with ensuite bathroom in quietest location on the property. Rooms have Queen bed and single sofa to sleep a maximum of three guests. Rooms have tea/coffee facilities, Austar television, ensuite bathrooms and are very popular with our corporate travellers as well as our holiday guests.

Business Facilities

For the busy executive or business traveller, we have facsimile and photocopying services available within our property. Broadband internet access is available at reception.

Check In Instructions

Check in 2 pm

Check out 10 am

please advice of arrival time at time of booking.

Children and Extra Guests Details

Third guests are welcome in most rooms charges apply

Car Parking Details

Off street parking

Travel Directions

Discovery Cairns is centrally located and is within 500 metres of Cairns city centre, and with our great location, we are only a 5 min stroll to the famous Cairns Esplanade.

Things To Do

Our location is second to none for those wanting to be walking distance to the Heart of Tropical Cairns. All tours operators offer pick up services from our front door.

For friendly, personalised and professional service our Reception is open 7 days a week from early morning through until after dark. Offering a comprehensive tour desk on site, our Discovery tour specialists can offer great advice on all Cairns local tours and attractions. We can also make all bookings.

  • Air conditioning
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Car parking (fees may apply)
  • Free parking
  • Guest Laundry
  • Internet access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non-smoking rooms/floors
  • Parking
  • Photocopy services
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tour Desk