Koala Beach Resort

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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Koala Beach Resort

Koala Beach Resort

2.5 star property
Art Deco hostel within walking distance of Cairns Esplanade

6.3/10 Good

137 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
Map
137 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870
Main amenities
  • 29 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Airport drop-off service
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Blackout curtains
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cairns Central Business District
  • Cairns Esplanade - 7 min walk
  • Esplanade Lagoon - 9 min walk
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre - 10 min walk
  • Reef Hotel Casino - 11 min walk
  • Cairns Performing Arts Centre - 1 min drive
  • Muddy's Playground - 1 min drive
  • Cairns Night Markets - 1 min drive
  • Cairns Private Hospital - 1 min drive
  • Cairns Base Hospital - 1 min drive
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 7 min drive
  • Freshwater Station - 11 min drive
  • Cairns Station - 12 min walk
  • Redlynch Station - 12 min drive
  • Airport drop-off service

About this property

Koala Beach Resort

Koala Beach Resort puts you 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Cairns Esplanade and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Esplanade Lagoon. There's also a garden, and rooms at this Art Deco hostel offer rainfall showerheads and free WiFi. Fellow travellers like the airport and central location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 29 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 5:00 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • No on-site parking

Transfers

  • Airport drop-off (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served on site
  • No stag or hen parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Garden

Languages spoken

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • German
  • Korean
  • Polish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 15 per person
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Koala Beach Resort Cairns
Koala Beach Resort
Koala Beach Cairns
Koala Beach
Koala Beach Hotel Cairns
Koala Beach Resort Cairns
Koala Beach Resort Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Koala Beach Resort Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cairns

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

6.3

Good

5.7/10

Cleanliness

6.6/10

Staff & service

6.6/10

Amenities

5.2/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic staff members, so accommodating. It was so quick and easy to check in after hours. Nice self contained room. We’ll be back.
1-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ian, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Basic place, but a great location to access the marina and the heart of Cairns. We enjoyed our stay and the space provided.
Karla, 5-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

3-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Srisuda, 8-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Ac In the room did not cool very well so made it very hard to sleep. Location was great. Price was great.
jeremy, 2-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great for my one night stay between flights. Cool pool
1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The lady at the front desk went out of her way to help us
1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

The property was quiet n save. Locations was just right for me n the kids. Easy to go to the Ccentral and back. Enjoyed our stay.
4-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review