- 5 Nights in a Mountain View Room
- Breakfast Daily
- Complimentary Wifi & Parking
- Peace of Mind Guarantee'
Exclusive Bonus Value
- Full Day Fitzroy Island Tour
- Cairns Aquarium Entry
- Guaranteed Room Upgrade
- Bottle of Sparkling Wine
Why We Love It
- Fun Wet Play Area for Kids
- Spectacular Ocean and Mountain Views
- Fabulous Pool and Tennis Court
- Perfect Location in Beautiful Cairns
My Queensland Package Inclusions
- 5 Nights in an Upgraded Mountain View Room
Spacious rooms with a modern feel averaging from 32sqm, private balconies featuring stunning views of the rainforest covered mountain ranges surrounding Cairns.
- Breakfast Daily
Start your mornings the right way, with a stomach full of sumptuous breakfast foods including a selection of continental and your choice of hot item.
- Complimentary Wifi
With access to wifi, you can remain connected throughout your stay.
- Complimentary Parking
Rest assured that there will always be a place for your car this holiday.
- Kids Stay Free
Children (0-11 years) can stay free of charge when sharing the same room as their parents, using existing bedding.
- $99pp Deposit Secure Your Holiday Today’
$99 per person deposit secures the promotional package. A second deposit (part payment) will be required, with the date and amount to be advised by our Holiday Experts at time of booking. Please see the important info tab for more detail.`
- 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.`
Valid for travel
For more travel dates & surcharge information, please see the Travel Dates tab.
$1000 BONUS Value
- Full Day Fitzroy Island Tour*
Fitzroy Island is an unspoiled tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches located within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Discover spectacular walking trails, abundant marine life, and local wildlife, and more during your visit to this stunning National Park. Only a 45-minute fast catamaran cruise from Cairns, Fitzroy Island has so much to do and explore. Visit the Turtle Rehabilitation Centre or enjoy the abundance of water activities available on the island. Kayaks, snorkels, stinger suits, and stand-up paddleboards are available to hire.
- Cairns Aquarium Entry
Enjoy all day admission to Cairns newest attraction! See the animals and habitats endemic to Tropical North Queensland and learn about the importance of the Wet Tropics Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef. Ecosystem talks, animal presentations, live diver feeds and marine and reptile touch n talk shows are all available daily. Note: please present your Ignite itinerary on arrival to the Aquarium.
- Guaranteed Room Upgrade
Everyone loves an upgrade, and this one is on us. Enjoy extra luxury this holiday with a double upgrade from a Garden Room to a Mountain View Room.
- Bottle of Sparkling Wine
Enjoy something a little special on your holiday. The drinks are on us with a bottle of Australian sparking wine on arrival.
- Welcome Drink & Tapas
Slip right into holiday mode with a complimentary house beer, wine or soft drink and tapas plate.
- 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 Holiday Experience Passes, offering you discounts across a range of amazing local experiences.
Valid for travel: 04 – 06 October 2022; 19 October – 21 December 2022; 09 January – 31 March 2023
Add from $100 per person for travel: 30 September – 03 October 2022; 22 – 30 December 2022; 01 – 08 January 2023
Surcharges & block out dates may apply during peak travel periods.
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. Bedding consists of either a Queen Bed and optional rollaway bed (charges may apply for rollaway bed) or two double beds.
Ocean View Room – Upgrade from only $50pp
Complete with private balcony overlooking the Coral Sea and The Esplanade, these spacious and modern 32sqm rooms are the ideal place relax in front of the incredible sparkling ocean and let your cares float away on the tropical, balmy breeze! Features include a plush Queen bed, Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, access to 24-hour room service and more! Bedding consists of either a Queen Bed and optional rollaway bed (charges may apply for rollaway bed) or two double beds.
Executive Ocean View Room – Upgrade from only $150pp
Guaranteeing the best views of the Coral Sea, the Executive Ocean View Room offer private balconies to take in the sparkling ocean skirting the Cairns Esplanade. These rooms are beautifully furnished with modern amenities and complimented with an ensuite bathroom with shower over bath. Covering around 32sq metres the air-conditioned rooms include bathrobe and slippers, high-speed broadband internet, mini-bar and tea/coffee making facilities. Bedding consists of either a Queen Bed and optional rollaway bed (charges may apply for rollaway bed) or two double beds.
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Enjoy sweeping views of the Coral Sea, direct access to the Cairns Esplanade boardwalk and truly exceptional facilities and comfort. With 3 outdoor pools, a dedicated kids’ “wet play” area, gym, spa, sauna, restaurant, bar and more, your every need will be taken care of here! Each of the guestrooms at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is light, airy and contemporary. Sink into plush bedding, bask in the sunshine on your private balcony and enjoy a range of in-room facilities (including in-room massages and 24-hour room service) to enhance your stay. Whether you’re travelling to Cairns to explore the reef or the rainforest, or even if you’re just looking to enjoy the city itself, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns is your perfect base. Read more about Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns here!
Please Note: Some resort facilities may incur additional charges.
- 3 Outdoor Pools
- Wet Play Area for Kids
- Restaurant & Bar
- Dining Events (including Fire & Ice Seafood Buffet)
- Spa & Sauna
- In-Room Massages
- 2 Tennis Courts
- Tour Desk
- Free Wifi
- 24-Hour Room Service
- Business/Conference Centre
- Wedding/Event Facilities (238sq. metre space)
- Multilingual Staff
- Kitchen & Laundry Facilities (in self-contained studios)
- Kids-Zone Bunkbeds with Personal TVs & X-Box System (in family rooms)
Please note: Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns will be undertaking essential roof top restoration works from now until Friday, 17 June 2022. Every attempt will be made to minimise any disruption, with works occurring mid-week and finished by 4pm each day. There will be intermittent drilling noise prior to 4pm with any noise prior to 9am kept to a bare minimum. From Tuesday, 14 to Friday, 17 June 2022, crane lifts will also be in operation from 7am, with the southern end of the main lagoon pool closed as a precaution to comply with workplace health and safety obligations. The main entrance to the resort on Abbott Street will also be closed from now until Friday, 17 June 2022 to all vehicles and pedestrians with an alternative entrance via Lake Street. The Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns team will be on hand to assist you further during your stay.
*Full Day Fitzroy Island Tour
Your full day experience includes:
Up to 6 hours to explore Fitzroy Island
45 minute ferry transfer – one way
Depart Cairns 9am – 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 8:30am. Please call 1300 601 899 or email [email protected] to book your tours. If transfers are required, these can be booked and paid directly.
All prices are person twin share 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.
$99pp Deposit – Secure Your Holiday Today’
$99 per person deposit secures the promotional package. A second deposit (part payment) will be required, with the date and amount to be advised by our Holiday Experts at time of booking. Only available for bookings travelling in 60 days or more, within 60 days full payment will be required.`
Peace of Mind Guarantee – If Things Change, So Can Your Holiday`
Applies to new bookings only. We can offer you the option to amend your booking date up to 24 hours prior to arrival, should any of the below criteria impact your holiday:
- You or an immediate family member is diagnosed with COVID–19
- You are forced into self-isolation
- You are awaiting the results of a COVID–19 test
- A Government directive is issued and means you are no longer able to travel to or from your destination.
Travel insurance is not included but is strongly recommended. Ask your Holiday Expert about our great value coverage options.
In addition to the specific terms and conditions outlined above, upon purchase this package is subject to general terms & conditions