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Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

5 nights with breakfast daily, choice of bonus & $500 bonus value

Package Code: MF-24911

Selected dates from 3 January - 23 December 2021

from $... per Person
Book by January 31, 2021

Exclusive Inclusions

  • 5 Nights in an Ocean View Room
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Book with Confidence – Free date changes'

Exclusive Bonus Value

  • Choice of Bonus - Aquarium & Dinner or Green Island
  • Complimentary Double Room Upgrade
  • 1 x House Beer, Wine or Soft Drink
  • 1 x Tapas Plate

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 Ocean View Room 

Kick back and take in the beauty of the Coral Sea and the Cairns Esplanade right from your very own private balcony! Ocean View Rooms are spacious and feature an array of modern luxuries. There’s 24-hour room service available, as well as air conditioning, tea/coffee facilities, mini bar and more!

  • Breakfast Daily Delivered to your room for Two^

Enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning! Start your day with a delicious meal delivered directly to your room that will provide you with the fuel you need for a day full of activities and relaxing!

  • Complimentary Wifi

Stay connected with complimentary WiFi access! It’s never been easier to keep in touch with loved ones back home, as well upload all your favourite holiday snaps to your social profiles!

  • Book with Confidence – Free date changes`

Applies to new bookings. Changes to travel dates can be made up to 14 days before original departure date. Changes made after this time are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your booking date as a result of alternate dates not being available.

Valid for travel

For travel dates & surcharge information, please see the Travel Dates tab.

$500 BONUS Value

  • Choice of Bonus – Aquarium by Twilight & 3 Course Dinner or Green Island Eco Adventure

Aquarium by Twilight & 3 Course Dinner~
Experience the Aquarium by Twilight and discovery Tropical North Queensland’s mountain ranges, steamy rainforests and shallow reef lagoons, reptiles, amphibians, insects and nocturnal fish. Complete your evening at Dundee’s Restaurant with a perfectly matched 3-course dining experience while you enjoy a stunning sea life backdrop.


Green Island Eco Adventure#
Perfect for a day of island relaxation, enjoy a fast catamaran cruise to Green Island from Cairns, complimentary morning tea and coffee served and your choice of snorkeling or glass bottom boat coral viewing tour, use of the island swimming pool and day visitor facilities, plus an exclusive self-guided Eco Island walk.

  • Complimentary Double Room Upgrade from a Garden Room to an Ocean View Room

Nothing says luxury like a free room upgrade. Live like a VIP and enjoy a little extra with us. Spread out more and added extra. How good is that!

  • 1 x House Beer, Wine or Soft Drink for Two**

We all get a little thirsty after a long day of laying out under the sun and adventuring, right? Thankfully, this exclusive package includes a complimentary refreshing drink!

  • 1 x Bottle of Sparkling Wine on arrival

Check-in and be treated to a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine when you arrive! Head up to your room, pop the cork and enjoy a refreshing glass or two on us! There’s no better way to start your Queensland holiday!

  • 1 x Tapas Plate on arrival

While staying at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns there will be a sumptuous Tapas plate provided once during your stay!

  • Complimentary Parking Daily

Don’t worry about finding a safe place for your car this holiday, we’ve got you covered!

  • Exclusive My Queensland Tour Voucher Booklet with amazing savings on popular local tours, activities & attractions

The My Queensland Tour Voucher Booklet is full of discount vouchers for popular attractions. Embark an adventure flight, go skydiving, enjoy a morning of whale watching and much more, at great prices!

Valid for travel: 03 January – 01 April 2021; 06 April – 23 December 2021

Surcharges & block out dates may apply during peak travel periods. 

Ocean View Room

The view from the Ocean View Rooms is spectacular! Kick back on the private balcony and take in the beauty of the Coral Sea and the Cairns Esplanade. The interior of the Ocean View Rooms are spacious, spanning 32-square-metres, and feature an array of modern luxuries. The rooms can accommodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults and two children and allow you to choose your bedding configuration accordingly between a queen bed and double fold out sofa or two double beds. There is 24-hour room service available in the rooms as well as free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, ceiling fans, tea/coffee facilities, mini bar and hairdryer are among the other in-room amenities available!

Executive Ocean View Room – UPGRADE from only $100 per person!

The very best views of the Coral Sea are found here. The Executive Ocean View Room is modern, spacious and features a private, white lattice balcony. At 32sq. metres, the room is styled with neutral hues. With a plush Queen-size bed and separate sitting area next to floor-to-ceiling windows, the stunning, sparkling ocean is sure to impress. Here you’ll enjoy bathtub and shower, among upgraded bathroom amenities. Relaxing in comfort with in-room bathrobe, slippers, minibar and high-speed internet.

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 Cairns Resort 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 Cairns Resort is your perfect base!
Read more about Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns here!

Resort Facilities
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)
  • Gym
  • Spa & sauna
  • In-room massages
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Tour desk
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 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)

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.

‘Book with Confidence – Free date changes
Applies to new bookings. Changes to travel dates can be made up to 14 days before original departure date. Changes made after this time are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your booking date as a result of alternate dates not being available.

Cancellation Charges
Please note, cancelled bookings will incur charges. Our travel service providers are entitled to impose cancellation charges, which can be up to 100% of the amount paid to them for the relevant service, regardless of whether travel has commenced. If any refunds are received from travel service providers, they will be passed on to you, less a minimum cancellation fee of $300 per person.

General Terms & Conditions
In addition to the specific terms and conditions outlined above, upon purchase this package is subject to general terms & conditions

Travel Insurance
Travel insurance is not included but is strongly recommended. Ask your Holiday Expert about our great value coverage options.

^Breakfast daily delivered to your room for 2
Room service delivered to your room daily.

~Aquarium by Twilight & 3-Course Dinner

  • Exclusive after hours Aquarium entry.
  • 2 hour Ecologist guided twilight tour through 10 tropical ecosystems from the rivers to the reef.
  • Learn how animals behaviours adapt from day into night.
  • Come face to face with the Coral Sea’s largest night time predators – sharks, rays, groupers and more!
  • Enjoy a delicious 3-course dinner. Conclude your guided tour with a drink and appetizer in the Oceanarium followed by main and dessert in Dundee’s Restaurant.

Itinerary (available Wed-Sat):

  • 3.45pm Arrive at Cairns Aquarium – Time to choose your drink, main and dessert
  • 4.00pm Ecologist guided twilight tour
  • 5.30pm Drink and canapes served in the Oceanarium
  • 6.00 – 7.30pm Dinner and Dessert at Dundee’s Restaurant

#Green Island Eco Adventure

  • Return fast catamaran cruise to Green Island
  • Complimentary morning tea and coffee served on board vessel until departure from Cairns
  • Choice of snorkelling equipment (fins, mask & snorkel) OR Glass bottom boat coral viewing tour
  • Exclusive use of island swimming pool
  • Exclusive Eco Island Walk – self guided
  • Use of day visitor facilities

Optional extras include: Introductory scuba diving, Certified scuba diving, Boat snorkel trip, Scenic helicopter flights, Wetsuit, optical mask and lycra suit hire, beach hire (Parasailing, canoes, windsurfers, beach chairs), Marineland Melanesia, Oiled Massage Salon at Green Island Resort.

Lunch & Refreshment Choices: Choose from a range of affordable meal and snack options from the Island’s restaurant and food outlets, Enjoy a burger from the Canopy Grill or buffet at Green’s Buffet, ice-cream and snacks from lite bites or even dine at Green Island resort’s Emeralds Restaurant. Emeralds and reflections pool bar are fully licenced.

One depature daily 8.30am from Cairns and 2.30pm from Green Island – please consider this when booking other components.

Due to current COVID restrictions and changes in operating schedules, Great Adventures will be in contact to coordinate dates and reconfirm Cruise departures prior to arrival. Otherwise please reconfirm your booking with Great Adventures on (07) 4044 9944 at least 24hours prior to departure.

1 x House Beer, Wine or Soft Drink for Two**

For 2 people, stocked in the minibar.

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