Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Breathtaking Coral Sea, mountain and city views, lush tropical vegetation and direct access to the Cairns Esplanade and boardwalk strip—Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offers the perfect setting for your next North Queensland stay!
About the Resort
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is ideal for all kinds of travellers. Set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens and facing the Coral Sea, this resort offers a true Tropical North Queensland experience. Wake up to stunning views of the water, Cairns city or the impressive tropical mountains behind. All guestrooms are bright and contemporary. They boast their own private balconies for guests who wish to bask in the sunshine and breezes and there are even specially designed family rooms, with separate high-tech kids’ zones, so all travellers can have fun and unwind. Access free Wi-Fi, keep cool with air-conditioning and ceilings fans and sink into plush bedding for the perfect night’s sleep each night!
The facilities at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns are nothing short of exceptional. There are 3 pools, a dedicated kids’ “wet play” area, 2 tennis courts, a spa, sauna and a fully equipped gym. In-room massages are available, there’s Wi-Fi, multilingual staff speaking over 7 languages plus a tour desk for those guests wanting to arrange tours to the Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest and everything in between! When hunger strikes, guests can treat their tastebuds to the exceptional flavours on offer at Coral Hedge Brasserie Restaurant & Bar. Serving a full buffet breakfast, all-day dining and the famous Fire & Ice seafood buffet dinner, every palate is catered for. 24-hour room service is also available at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns!
Why go to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns?
With sweeping sea, mountain and city views, contemporary comfort and facilities to suit travellers of all ages, it’s hard to think of a reason not to go to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns! Add to that the unbeatable convenience that is the resort’s proximity to all main Cairns attractions and you’ve definitely found a winner! Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is located on the Cairns Esplanade boardwalk strip. Guests can enjoy an easy, picturesque stroll past Muddy’s Playground (just 5-minutes away) to reach all the shops, restaurants, cafés and bars in the Cairns city centre. Wander the night markets to shop for unique North Queensland souvenirs or enjoy the incredible range of fresh tropical produce at Rusty’s Market by day—a true icon in Cairns, just 1.5km away! The Great Barrier Reef terminal is just over 2km away and there are countless other tours and experiences to be had from the Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns base!
5 Nights in an Upgraded Mountain View Room
Spacious rooms with a modern feel averaging from 32sqm, Mountain View Rooms include private balconies featuring stunning views of the rainforest covered mountain ranges surrounding Cairns. Rooms also boast ensuite bathrooms with shower over bath.
Return Flights with Checked Luggage
We do the searching for you to find the best flights so you can book and relax. This deal includes return economy flights to Cairns with 20kg of checked luggage – how good is that.
Return Airport Coach Transfers
Arrive at your destination with the confidence of knowing a friendly face is waiting to take you and your bags to your accommodation, and vice-versa when it’s time to go home.
Buffet Breakfast Daily
Start your mornings the right way, with a stomach full of delicious breakfast foods.
With access to wifi, you can remain connected throughout your stay.
Kids Stay Free
Children (0-12 years) can stay free of charge when sharing the same room as their parents, using existing bedding.
Peace of Mind Guarantee If Things Change, So Can Your Holiday`
There’s no place for worries on a holiday. That’s why when you book with us, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that whatever the future may hold, your travel plans can be changed. If your holiday plans are impacted by government restrictions, we’ll work with you to find a suitable date in the future to rebook your well-deserved holiday, guaranteed. Please see the important info tab for more detail.`
$2500 Bonus Value
Full Day Fitzroy Island Tour*
This spectacular island is easily accessible from Cairns and features an array of beautiful natural features, such as an immense range of marine life and coral species as well as rainforest, heathland and open forest. Fitzroy Island is only a short 45 minute ferry transfer from Cairns, each way.
Guaranteed Room Upgrade
Everyone loves an upgrade, and this one is on us. Enjoy an upgrade from a Garden View Room to a Mountain View Room.
Bottle of Wine on Arrival
Enjoy something a little special on your holiday. The drinks are on us.
Guaranteed Late Checkout of 1pm
Hang on to that holiday feeling and take your time on your last day. Enjoy a late checkout of 1pm so you can stay relaxed the whole way home.
Rest assured that there will always be a place for your car this holiday.
Privileges Dining Card*
Enjoy exclusive and rewarding experiences at a variety of popular restaurants and cafes with a limited-edition, award-winning, Privileges Dining Card, that offers you 25% (and more) off the bill, for you and your accompanying guests – increasing your spending power at participating venues.
Local Experience Passes
Your holiday includes an exclusive collection of My Queensland Experience Passes, offering you discounts across a range of amazing local experiences.
Executive Room – Upgrade from only $50pp
Modern, spacious and sophisticated, an Executive Room offers partial ocean, city or hinterland views and access to the hotel’s Executive Lounge with evening drinks and canapes served from Sunday to Thursday between 5pm-7pm. On Friday and Saturday nights, drinks and canapes will be served between 5pm – 6.30pm & 6.30pm – 8pm.
Car Transfers – return car transfer from only $60pp
Have a car waiting for your at Gold Coast Airport to seamlessly transfer you to Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns and return you to the airport after your holiday.
Airfares are based on the best available airfare at time of publication and are subject to availability & change. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Air surcharges apply during Australian school holidays and other peak travel periods. Applicable charges will apply for changes. Tickets are non refundable at all times.
*Full Day Fitzroy Island Tour
Your full day experience includes:
Up to 6 hours to explore Fitzroy Island
45 minute return ferry transfer
Depart Cairns 08:30am – Depart Fitzroy 4pm
Choose between hiring snorkelling equipment OR joining a glass bottom boat tour
Swim at various beaches
Walk through the rainforest
Picture perfect scenery
Upgrade to our hot or cold packed picnic lunch from $20 per person, with dietary choice available
Hotel transfers (gross):
– Cairns City: adult $25, child $15, family $65
– Northern Beaches: adult $35, child $20, family $90
Please note – Infants must be pre-booked and lunch is NOT included
Make your own way to the Reef Fleet Terminal at 1 Spence Street, Cairns City for check in at 8:00am
Please call 1300 601 899 or email email@example.com to book your tours. If transfers are required, these can be booked and paid directly.
*Privileges Dining Card
Enjoy 25% off (or more) at a variety of popular restaurants & cafes by registering for a free 30 Day digital Dine-Around Privileges Card membership, to unlock tasty savings during your holiday.
To get the card, please visit https://privileges.cards/your-dine-around-program and enter your Ignite Travel Booking/Reference Number (Eg: IG000000MQ). Make a note of the unique Promo Code (that starts with the letters “”TP”” featured on that same page) for use in the activation process.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Please don’t register your card until a few days before your departure, because the membership will run from the time it’s activated.
If you have any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org and, if you want to preview the current offers, please visit www.privileges.cards
All prices are based on 2 adults and 2 children unless otherwise stated, are in Australian dollars, are correct at the time of publication & are subject to change without notice. Flights are not included unless otherwise stated & if included, are economy class unless otherwise stated. Price includes any stated bonus nights, upgrades & package savings, if applicable.
Peace of Mind Guarantee – If Things Change, So Can Your Holiday`. If your booking is directly impacted by any COVID-19 Government restrictions, we can offer you the option to amend or cancel your booking date up to 24 hours prior to arrival and you may be eligible for a fee-free amendment or full refund. For more details refer to the general terms and conditions.
Travel insurance is not included but is strongly recommended. Ask your Travel Expert about our great value coverage options.
General Terms & Conditions
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