Excellent 8.1
Based on 34 reviews

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About On The Beach Holiday Apartments


Situated on the main strip of Trinity Beach, this nicely appointed apartment complex combines modern convenience and comfort with a relaxed, resort ambiance. It's a few minutes' stroll to local shops, restaurants, cafes, and bars, and there are numerous outdoor activities to enjoy such as hiking, fishing, and surfing. Visit the region's famous Great Barrier Reef, and rainforests and national parks are all within easy reach. Guests are given the choices of garden, ocean, or beach views for their rooms. Each room is equipped with balconies, a kitchen, and living areas. On The Beach Holiday Apartments will satisfy all your household needs while you go and enjoy what the beaches have to offer.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Airport transfer
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car park
  • Rental car
  • Shuttle service

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Fishing
  • Garden
  • Hot tub
  • Massage(s)
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool [outdoor]
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Tours

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • BBQ facilities
  • Vending machine

Services and conveniences

  • Laundry service
  • Library
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers
  • Shop(s)
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Babysitting service
  • Family room


  • Elevator
  • Pets allowed

Languages spoken

  • English
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Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-3 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 4-13 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 13 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 02:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 10:00 AM
Distance from City Center: 23 km
Distance to Airport: 15 km
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 3
Number of Rooms : 43
Room Voltage: 240
Time to Airport (Minutes): 18
Year Hotel Built: 1997
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2010
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based on 34 reviews
  • Cleanliness 8.5
  • Facilities 7.3
  • Location 8.6
  • Room Comfort/Standard 8.5
  • Service 8.4
  • Value for money 8.2
  • Food/Dining 6.6
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Skye from Australia
1 Bedroom Apartment
Stayed 6 nights in September 2015
Clean and Convenient
Beautiful view with great in-room amenities, handy to local restaurants, short and easy walk to public transport. Do not recommend walking around too late at night though, as there were some very intimidating and aggressive people who tried to follow us back from the bus stop demanding money and the guitar one of our companions was carrying. Even though the walk is short, if it is at night, take a taxi.
Reviewed September 04, 2016
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NITIN from Australia
Families with young children
Two-Bedroom Apartment with Ocean View
Stayed 3 nights in June 2016
Beautiful ocean view apartment
Our stay at On the Beach property (Golden Cowrie) with ocean views was lovely. Staff were friendly, especially Lisa was so helpful. Since my baby was sick we had to change the sheets many times and they were prompt in providing us as many. Clean 2 bedroom with ocean view from the living room and the main bedroom. You dont even have to get up from the bed to see the ocean! They even have 2 bathroom. Pool was small, but who cares when the ocean is in front of you. The life guard on duty with stinger nets is right in front of this property ! I would come back.
Reviewed June 10, 2016
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Helen from Australia
One-Bedroom Apartment - Beach Front
Stayed 2 nights in April 2016
Great place
really lovely, relaxing, great location and friendly staff
Reviewed May 05, 2016
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kim from Philippines
2 Bedroom Beach Front
Stayed 3 nights in August 2015
On the beach indeed.
Beachfront apartment, pool, and spacious units.
If you want to have a relaxing staycation next to the beach, this is the right place. There's a few fully licensed restaurants maybe 100 m away. It's about 15 mins away from the airport and 20mins away from the city of Cairns, it would be better to hire or bring your own vehicle so you won't worry about transport. Overall, a good experience especially for us who wanted to have a nice and relaxing day on the beach.
Reviewed August 16, 2015
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greg from Australia
1 Bedroom Apartment
Stayed 5 nights in June 2015
location location location
very pleasant
Reviewed June 13, 2015
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Tresna from Australia
1 Bedroom Apartment
Stayed one night in May 2015
a night away
Reviewed May 20, 2015
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Rod from Australia
1 Bedroom Apartment
Stayed 2 nights in February 2015
Idilic location
Location, Comfort, Attention to detail
I praise the management and staff who went beyond expectations to assist us when my wife became ill. Their assistance enabled us to complete our vacation after medical attentions provided for my wife and the purpose of our visit to Cairns completely fulfilled. This facility is located in a fantastic location with a huge range of support businesses nearby. The apartment, it's bed and equipment were tops for us.
Reviewed April 29, 2015
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mark from United States
Solo travelers
2 Bedroom Ocean View Apartment
Stayed 4 nights in March 2015
Great Value - Great Accommodations
cleanliness - convince
Great place to vacation but unfortunately due to a cyclone we couldn't take advantage of all the activities available.
Reviewed March 15, 2015
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Piyasena from Australia
Families with older children
2 Bedroom Ocean View Apartment
Stayed 3 nights in December 2014
Coooooool in the heat
Location, Comfort, Cleanliness
Very calm, comfortable and relaxed
Reviewed January 07, 2015
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Sau from Hong Kong
2 Bedroom Garden View
Stayed 4 nights in December 2014
clean apartment
quiet and comfortable stay
nice staff and quiet environment
Reviewed December 27, 2014
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