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1 room, 2 adults

BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia

4-starThis property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
73-75 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD, 4870, Australia

Upscale apartment with kitchenette, near Cairns Esplanade
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Great location
Fantastic service
Delicious food
Great room

BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia

from P4,927
  • 1 Bedroom Ocean Spa
  • 1 Bedroom Garden

What’s around BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia


  • In Cairns Central Business District
  • Cairns Esplanade - 7 min walk
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre - 9 min walk
  • Cairns Night Markets - 1 min walk
  • Esplanade Lagoon - 5 min walk
  • Cairns Marlin Marina - 8 min walk
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Convention Centre - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 8 min drive
  • Cairns Station - 11 min walk
  • Freshwater Station - 11 min drive
  • Redlynch Station - 13 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 32 apartments
  • Arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. For check-in outside the reception opening hours, guests can use the phone available on the night safe to connect with an operator who can assist.

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

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, Japanese, Portuguese.

At the property

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1997
  • Elevator
  • Garden
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Sofa bed
  • Sofa bed size unspecified
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 30-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Weekly housekeeping provided

BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia’s small print

Also known as

  • BreakFree Royal Harbour
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Cairns
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Apartment
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Apartment Cairns
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Aparthotel
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Aparthotel Cairns
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Cairns
  • Breakfree Royal Harbour Hotel Cairns
  • BreakFree Royal Harbour Cairn
  • Breakfree Royal Harbour Cairns


Parking height restrictions apply.

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and contactless check-in and check-out are available.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: AUD 200 per stay

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Rollaway beds are available for AUD 40 per night

Cribs/Infant beds are available for AUD 10.00 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 15 per person (one-way)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for AUD 15 per day (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia

  • Is there a pool at BreakFree Royal Harbour?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at BreakFree Royal Harbour?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at BreakFree Royal Harbour?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by BreakFree Royal Harbour?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is AUD 15 per person one-way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at BreakFree Royal Harbour?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to anytime. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 135 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
OMG - this place is fab!!!!
OMG this place was fabulous !!!! Perfect location right on the esplanade opposite the Cairns lagoon, fabulous ocean views, great facilities, lovely apartment and the staff are incredible!!! Thank you to Vilter at reception who was just amazing!!!!
alan, au5 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent apartment in an amazing location
The apartment we stayed in was brilliant; with excellent taste and an amazing location that was central to everything. The double access to the hotel from the front & back of the property was extremely useful. The staff were friendly and informative; and made for a great stay. The only con was probably the extremely sensitive fire alarm system which meant we had to be extremely careful when cooking or in the bathroom as the sensor was positioned outside the bathroom door; but in saying that, there was a button in the room that could be pressed if the fire was a false alarm.
au4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Tina, au3 night trip
Good 6.0
Great location, and in its day, would have been fantastic, but lifting tiles, old mattress and mouldy bathroom detracted.
au3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Amazing lication
Couldn’t believe you spend that much a night for a room and it’s not serviced at all everything else great
Sharon, au3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Crap internet, brilliant floor space & location.
Although the internet was crap, I love staying in this place. It's centrally located above the night markets, restaurants, cafes and a stones throw from Cairns boardwalk, lagoon and park where there is always something on (fitness activities such as yoga, aerobics etc.) Reception and staff are always helpful. The only down side was how the beds rolled everytime we sat or moved on them - something that can be easily fixed.
Natalie, id1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Definitely Recommended!
Fantastic location, lovely staff always happy to help. Clean rooms and such a beautiful view! Wonderful being able to sit and eat on the balcony and go straight downstairs for the night market! Would also recommend Rattle and Hum downstairs, awesome woodfired pizzas there. Short walk to woolworths, the lagoon, the reef terminal, and all of Cairns really as its located on the Esplanade with another entrance on Abbott St. The only negatives I can think of were that we were there for a week and weren't given enough detergent, soap or toilet paper to last that long and the bed itself had distinct dips.
Nikki, au7 night romance trip
Fair 4.0
Not a pleasant stay. Noisy room next to lift. Appliances old. Not a pleasant garden view room. 2 cockroaches found.
Allan, au3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great view
Fabulous location and great view from the balcony over the harbour The room was a bit dated, the curved glass wall from the bathroom to the kitchen/lounge area was hilarious. The soft furnishings could do with a refresh, they were musty. The reception staff were very friendly and efficient
au4 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great location and sea views
Enjoyed our stay here. Spacious apartment, great sea views from the balcony, great location and friendly service. Couple negatives - the elevator noise and nearby works on building a hotel next door all night was noticed at times and the Facilities are gettin a little older and need some updating. Otherwise all good and recommended.
au3 night trip with friends

BreakFree Royal Harbour, Cairns, Australia

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