This historic hotel, built in 1885, is located in the center of Cairns near the Esplanade, and is very affordable considering the location. The Casino, Reef Terminal and the Kuranda Railway Station are all easily accessible from the hotel. Here, guests can enjoy the Great Barrier Reef tour via Hides Hotel Cairns tour booking or from numerous tour groups in the city. For other sightseeing option, visit the Daintree Tropical Rain forest for an outstanding nature adventure. Restored in 1997, the hotel now features modern amenities while retaining its colonial charms. Feast upon the delicious complimentary continental breakfast from a unique vantage point on the verandas, overlooking the city. Hone your dive skills before venturing to the reef at the on-site dive pool and stay in contact with friends via the 24-hour Internet cafe. The Hides Hotel Cairns is a splendid venue for experiencing Cairns and the surrounding natural beauty of Tropical North Queensland.